The iPhone game manufacturer has sold for a mix of cash and stock that may reach $400 million based on employee performance.
Game developer buys a third company this year. Unlike the other Portland-based pickups, Stumptown Games collaborated with Ngmoco to put out its 2009 hit Touch Pets.
The social game developer's first title for iOS -- Backyard Monsters: Unleashed -- comes at a time when its browser and mobile-based games are becoming too big, and too good, to ignore.
Ngmoco's Eliminate was one of the first games to offer 3G multiplayer on the iPhone. But how did they do it?
Already at Google since earlier this year, Rose joins the search giant's venture arm as its newest partner.
The Digg founder and current Google Ventures partner says the best business advice he got was from Twitter and Square founder Jack Dorsey: prune employees who don't fit.
45 Minutes on IM: Neil Young, the CEO of leading iPhone game developer Ngmoco, predicts that the release of iPhone 4 will usher in a major new platform for games.
Google launches new voice control for Android. Apple breaks over-the-air Jailbreaking. Spock's coffin has us spinning in our graves. And also, Rafe needs a new TV. Yeah, it's kind of a slow news day.
Games like FarmVille have developed vast followings, but how much time and effort are some top players putting into them? And is it healthy? We talk to some of the companies involved and the players who are playing them.
Google showed off a number of new Android 3.0 Honeycomb apps last night, at an event to promote its new tablet OS. Motorola's Xoom tablet was also on show.