Zynga's stock is rising in after-hours trading as a result of the better earnings and a stock buyback program.
Zynga will become a real-money gambling company next year.
Zynga has closed its Boston studio. Plans to close Zynga Japan and U.K., while Austin loses a significant portion of its staff.
Zynga didn't get much love from Facebook today.
Mark Zuckerberg made it clear that he wasn't impressed by how little gaming is contributing to the social network's bottom line, saying overall payments from Zynga had declined 20 percent.
Developers working on The Ville and an unannounced title were affected.
Gamers will flock to quality on any game platform, including mobile and social.
Crash Labs launches its first puzzle game for mobile, Twist Pilot.
Kixeye chief exec Will Harbin says, "Zynga is burning to the ground and bleeding top talent, and instead of trying to fix the problems -- better work environment and better products -- they are resorting to the only profit center that has ever really worked for them: their legal department."
Editor's Pick Mark Kaufman and Eric Hauntemont are veteran venture capitalists in the tech world. In 2002, they decided to get out of that fast-paced life and start developing board games. No, seriously.
Zynga's former CityVille general manager allegedly used Dropbox to back up hundreds of privileged documents. The social-games developer is suing him for taking that data.
The social-gaming company loses the key executive in charge of its poker game as it prepares to transition to real-money gambling.
The social-gaming giant is listening to fans and hoping to build its best title yet.
Game It Forward has developed a model that will allow players to donate to their favorite charities just by playing a game.
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The social-gaming company "preannounced" a slumping earnings report yesterday and is paying the price today.
In a phone interview with GamesBeat, brothers Paul and David Bettner confirmed their departure but wouldn't say what they'll do next.
Instead of smashing bricks, you're rescuing animals trapped in an evil science lab in this new twist on Atari's 36-year-old Breakout franchise.
Zynga disappoints once again in Q3.
Zynga's FarmVille 2 is starting to look like a winner.
Can't get enough of Zynga games? Now you can play CityVille Monopoly or Words With Friends as board games.