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Zynga quits real-money gaming in U.S., reports dismal Q2

Social gaming company Zynga said it won't pursue a license for real-money gaming in the United States, and will instead refocus on its existing free-to-play social gaming business. The action appears to be one of the first strategic decisions by Don Mattrick, who took over Zynga's CEO position from longtime chief Mark Pincus earlier this month.

Gameloft reports 125M mobile users thanks to free-to-play trend

Paris-based mobile gaming powerhouse Gameloft reported notable increases in sales in its second-quarter earnings report, and predicted continued successes throughout the rest of this year. Specifically, the company said sales in the second quarter grew 10 percent year-over-year to $73 million, and that 125 million people across the world played one of the company's games during the past month.

Verizon curates must-have apps for Android, iOS

Verizon Wireless introduced The Top 20 Must-Have Apps and Android App Reviews by Verizon, a pair of online tools to help subscribers identify carrier-endorsed applications for devices running Google's Android and Apple's iOS.

NPD: Parents downloading more mobile apps, games for their kids

Children spend approximately five days a week accessing mobile apps and games on their parents' smartphones and tablets, with the average session lasting just under an hour, according to a new report