691 Results for

Zynga

Article

Zynga appoints Google exec, a former DARPA director, to its board

Regina Dugan, currently vice president of engineering and leader of Google's Advanced Technology and Projects, shows interest in video games.

By Jul. 9, 2014

Article

Mark Pincus steps down from daytime duties at Zynga

The founder and former CEO of the social games company has relinquished all responsibilities as chief product officer, signaling the end of Pincus' operational role at Zynga.

By Apr. 23, 2014

Article

Zynga announces NaturalMotion acquisition alongside layoffs

In a push to cut costs, become more efficient, and tread into the mobile market, the beleaguered game maker reveals some big changes with its earnings report.

By Jan. 30, 2014

Article

Zynga begins testing Bitcoin payments for some online games

Game maker partners with BitPay to offer the cryptocurrency as a payment option for virtual goods.

By Jan. 4, 2014

Article

Zynga beats estimates, but user base continues to crumble

The Farmville creator's loss narrows as it names a new COO. But its rough ride isn't over.

By Oct. 24, 2013

Article

Zynga settles suit with hookup app Bang with Friends

The matchmaking app for friends-with-benefits says goodbye to the "With Friends" addendum of its moniker after being sued by Zynga for trademark violation.

By Sep. 30, 2013

Article

Zynga settles lawsuit over 'wholesale theft' of data

Game maker had accused a former executive of taking confidential game designs to a rival last year.

By Sep. 11, 2013

Article

Zynga COO David Ko said to be resigning in exec shake-up

New CEO Don Mattrick is said to be holding an all-hands meeting Tuesday to address the executive shuffle and his vision for the company.

By Aug. 13, 2013

Article

Zynga quietly shutters OMGPOP games

The social gaming company makes it official: OMGPOP will close next month and only Draw Something franchise will survive.

By Aug. 5, 2013

Article

Zynga sues 'Bang with Friends' sex app for trademark violation

The game maker claims that "Bang with Friends" sounds far too similar to "Words with Friends."

By Jul. 31, 2013