Company hires chief revenue officer Manny Anekal and counts Pepsi as one of its customers in its effort to get past "banner blindness."
The Wii mini took the industry by surprise this week, and it has polarized the industry.
Sean Ryan says that Facebook gaming is becoming more diverse, and it will soon include a new wave of hardcore and midcore games.
Social gaming pioneer Blake Commagere has created MediaSpike to enable large-scale product placement in social games. That could generate an alternative source of revenue at a time when social gaming growth is flattening.