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Zynga ad chief Anekal bolts to join mobile rewards network Kiip

Zynga global director of brand advertising Manny Anekal has resigned his post to join mobile rewards network Kiip as chief operating officer. Kiip delivers branded offers and rewards at precise

Zynga: Daily active mobile users grew five-fold in 2011 to 15M

Social gaming giant Zynga posted a $435 million loss during the fourth quarter of 2011, its first period as a public company. The loss included a $510 million stock-based compensation expense for

Zynga teams with Hasbro to extend social games to toys

Social gaming giant Zynga is teaming with toy manufacturer Hasbro to develop a range of products inspired by titles like FarmVille, CityVille and Words With Friends. Per terms of the agreement,

'Tiny Tower' creator NimbleBit blasts Zynga clone 'Dream Heights'

Mobile game developer NimbleBit has issued an open letter alleging social gaming giant Zynga's new Dream Heights copies its blockbuster Tiny Tower, recently named the top iPhone game of 2011 by Apple

Zynga scoops up four mobile gaming companies

Zynga has acquired four small mobile startups as the social gaming giant continues its efforts to expand beyond the Facebook platform to smartphones and tablets. Zynga snapped up ZombieSmash

Zynga debuts 'Scramble with Friends' for iOS

Social gaming giant Zynga has released its first new mobile title of 2012: Scramble with Friends, which pits players against opponents to find as many words as possible before time elapses. The free

Zynga raises $1B in largest tech IPO since Google

Social gaming giant Zynga raised $1 billion in its initial public offering, selling 100 million shares at $10.00 each to generate the largest offering by a U.S. technology firm since Google (

Zynga settles social gaming copyright lawsuit with Vostu

Social gaming giant Zynga and Brazilian rival Vostu have settled their copyright infringement dispute, with Vostu agreeing to pay an undisclosed cash settlement and overhaul some of its titles.

Zynga seeks to raise up to $1.15B in IPO

Social gaming giant Zynga plans to raise as much as $1.15 billion in its initial public offering according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Zynga--the creator of blockbuster

Zynga rolling out HTML5-based mobile games via Facebook Platform

Social gaming giant Zynga announced it will introduce three HTML5-based mobile titles leveraging Facebook Platform APIs and developer tools. The forthcoming ZyngaPoker Mobile Web, Words With Friends