Following scandal, Offerpal changes name to Tapjoy

When a startup changes its name, there is something good about the new name and something bad about the old one. That’s the case with Offerpal Media, the social monetization company, which is changing its name to Tapjoy today.

(Updated) Squeaky-clean offer firm gWallet gets into trouble

Social gaming ran into its biggest scandal last fall, when allegations surfaced that offer companies were defrauding consumers by presenting them with less-than-savory advertising offers, signing them up for subscription deals they didn’t really want.