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Facebook and Walmart to ‘deepen’ involvement, won’t rollback FarmVille prices just yet

Facebook and Walmart to ‘deepen’ involvement, won’t rollback FarmVille prices just yet

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

The involvement between Facebook and Walmart is about to finish a lot cozier than gift cards in passage three. Facebook says it wants to “make more impressive” its connection to Walmart and hopes to learn from the bulky-box retailer’s skill in erection a long-term business; that’s more important when the social network is stagnant young [...]

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Casual gaming continues to prove lucrative for Farmville publisher

Casual gaming continues to prove lucrative for Farmville publisher

| May 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Zynga Inc, a casual gaming publisher most known for its derived yet wildly popular browser games, continues to draw in huge amounts of cash through very little development effort. The assemblage behind Facebook smash hit Farmville has made multiple fortunes by adhering to a well-defined duty formula: Zynga takes hyper-simple gallant concepts, hones their risk/reward [...]

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Facebook announces ‘app center’

Facebook announces ‘app center’

| May 11, 2012

Facebook users who haven’t yet discovered the joys of FarmVille or plugged in to the sounds of Spotify will be getting an easier way to find apps that run on the site.

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Drawing conclusions from a social gaming fad

Drawing conclusions from a social gaming fad

| May 8, 2012

Don’t weep for Zynga. The FarmVille creators should’ve known better than to bet the barn on Draw Something.

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Zynga’s 4th quarter beats Wall Street view

Zynga’s 4th quarter beats Wall Street view

| February 14, 2012

(Reuters) – Zynga Inc reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter revenue, but the developer of social media games like FarmVille failed to add new daily players compared with last quarter. Zynga said on Tuesday in its first financial results as a pub…

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FarmVille plush toys, board games on the way? Hasbro inks deal with Zynga

FarmVille plush toys, board games on the way? Hasbro inks deal with Zynga

First real-world products inspired by social game phenoms expected in time for Christmas

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FarmVille Toys Are Coming: Zynga and Hasbro Sign Licensing Deal

FarmVille Toys Are Coming: Zynga and Hasbro Sign Licensing Deal

If Angry Birds and Cut the Rope can have toys, why can’t FarmVille?

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Zynga expands with acquisition of four mobile game companies

Zynga expands with acquisition of four mobile game companies

Zynga, maker of hit games such as FarmVille and Words With Friends, told Reuters on Wednesday that it has bought four mobile game companies in recent months.

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FarmVille for Change: New York Times Columnist to Launch Social Game

FarmVille for Change: New York Times Columnist to Launch Social Game

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof has been one of mainstream journalism’s most eager adopters of Internet tools. The Pulitzer Prize winner has a sterling reputation as a human rights reporter, and is a major proponent of Facebook, Twitter and Y…

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How Farmville Parody ‘Cow Clicker’ Made Thousands on Facebook

How Farmville Parody ‘Cow Clicker’ Made Thousands on Facebook

The “Cowpocalypse” is already upon us; there are no more cows to be clicked. But at its height in 2011, the Facebook social game Cow Clicker had over 50,000 players, according to Jason Tanz of Wired … and at least 10,000 were still clicking on empty …

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