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2 Zynga appoints Best Buy exec to CFO

6 days ago David Lee will be replacing Mark Vranesh as chief financial officer and chief accounting officer

6 King IPO stumbles out of the gate

21 days ago Candy Crush Saga maker's stock down 15.6% after first day of trading

101 Facebook acquiring Oculus for $2 billion

22 days ago Social network reach agreement with VR headset maker for $400 million in cash, 23.1 million shares of stock [UPDATE: comment from Palmer Luckey]

Facebook gaming pessimism "overblown" - FunPlus exec

29 days ago Dan Fiden talks about his mobile-social firm's $74 million round of funding and its "hyperlocal" approach to making global successes

1 Raptr now adding 1.5 million users per month

A month ago Online community's focus on PC optimization has helped membership exceed 22 million

1 Twitch enables broadcasting of mobile games

A month ago Streaming platform releases mobile SDK, letting devs incorporate video sharing into their smartphone and tablet titles

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1 Zynga feeling the Euphoria

2 months ago Clive Downie on why NaturalMotion isn't another OMGPop, and how the Euphoria tech will act as a "catalyst" for creativity and emotion in its games

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13 Zynga acquiring NaturalMotion for $527 million

2 months ago Social publisher picks up Clumsy Ninja dev, lays off 15% of workforce, reports year-end results

Xbox One streaming still a ways off

3 months ago Twitch expects introduction of new functionality will be a matter of months, no ETA from Microsoft

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29 Roundtable: What Will Be This Generation's Biggest Disruption?

Opinion 4 months ago With new consoles on the market, the GamesIndustry International staff looks at what could define this generation in the years ahead

7 Battlefield's big competitor no longer Call of Duty

5 months ago DICE LA GM says the new generation will be a fight against HBO, Spotify, everything else that takes up players' time

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22 Next-gen consoles don't offer "anything that new" - Kixeye CEO

5 months ago Will Harbin talks about Kixeye going mobile, and what new platforms mean to him

Facebook: Devs need to make cross-platform games

5 months ago Sean Ryan talks about the evolution of Facebook as a gaming platform

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34 Rumble CEO: Tablets will be the clear winner of the console war

5 months ago Nexon invests in Rumble Entertainment as it closes a $17.5 million second round of funding.

Zynga quarterly revenues drop 36%

5 months ago Social publisher trims net losses to just $68,000, but daily active users halved from last year

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Zynga hires Clive Downie as COO

5 months ago The veteran of EA and mobile giant DeNA brings deep experience in mobile and international to Zynga

3 Zynga "not a mobile business" says EA exec

5 months ago Frank Gibeau says social gaming publisher "blew it" by focusing on Facebook instead of multi-format approach

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More Zynga layoffs predicted

5 months ago Analyst Michael Pachter expects new CEO Don Mattrick to detail strategy next week, thinks company can return to profitability next year

US monthly digital revenue approaches $1 billion

5 months ago Mobile sees big gains in September as GTA V, Madden, and FIFA lead boxed digital sales

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4 Zynga co-founder leaves company

5 months ago Justin Waldron announces decision to leave social gaming outfit, "venture off on my own again"

Middle East games market "growing like crazy"

6 months ago The Middle East and North African region has been a strong growth area for Peak Games

PlayFirst acquires Big Head Mode IP

7 months ago Two of Douche Defender studio's founders also joining Diner Dash publisher

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8 Xbox has been "way more progressive and open," says Raptr head

7 months ago When it comes to console transparency, Dennis Fong says Sony has been closed "almost to the point of ignorance"

1 Social media has changed how games are played - EA Games exec

7 months ago Patrick Soderlund says second-screen features and connected services are adaptations to player behavior

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Socialspiel secures €200k angel funding, appoints new CEO

7 months ago Mike Borras to head up Austrian developer

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