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'Words With Friends' saves man's life

Digital Life: "The rise of social media has not only led to new friendships — especially in gameplay — but in the case of two couples who met and played "Words With Friends," it helped prevent one woman from becoming a widow."

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C_Menz4500d ago

It's slightly misleading in a way but it does accurately describe what happened in the article.

Speed-Racer4499d ago

Story source was wrong as well. hope the correct source is a bit more accurate than appsplit.


Words with Friends just suffered a major data breach

The latest high-profile company to suffer a data breach is the social game developer, Zynga. 218 million players were affected.

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In just 2 years, Zynga’s daily average users have fallen by half

Cyrus Farivar of Ars Technica writes: Have you played any Zynga games lately? Yeah, we didn’t think so. And that’s exactly the problem: in two years, the social gaming company’s daily average users (DAU) has plummeted from 39 million to 21 million.

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3202d ago

Zynga Buys NaturalMotion For $527M, Signaling A New Tack For The Gaming Giant

Techcrunch: Zynga has long been famous (or infamous?) for its data-driven approach to game design. The company never focused on building strong character IP, or intellectual property, in favor of releasing games that had been thoroughly funnel-tested.

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Spiewie 3759d ago

Zynga and all the Facebook games. Really successful.

Anonagrog3759d ago

Hopefully this won't have a negative impact on the their impressive animation middleware.