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Zynga teams up with Slingo to publish Bingo-slot-machine hybrid game on Facebook

LuckyLabs takes on $3.5M more to grow its stable of mobile games

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Yesterday, LuckyLabs filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it has raised a $3.5 million round of funding. If you want to check the raw filing, head here. TNW reached out to the company, which subsequently confirmed the round, and provided insight into why the company took on the...
LuckyLabs takes on $3.5M more to grow its stable of mobile games

Elon Musk Will Take That Whole 'Driverless Car' Idea for Himself, Thanks Very Much

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(Photo: ElonMusk.com) What do you get when you combine Elon Musk, Tesla electric vehicles and driverless car technology? BINGO, yes, but also an automobile so futuristic it may as well shuttle George Jetson around. Bloomberg reports that Tesla CEO Elon Musk is working with Google on figuring out a way...
Elon Musk Will Take That Whole 'Driverless Car' Idea for Himself, Thanks Very Much

Erasing your digital footprint: burner phones, Bitcoins and metal wallets

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From mobile phones to CCTV, not to mention social media and the internet, becoming digitally invisible takes some doingOh, the naivety ... On Tuesday night, I thought the first step to going off-grid, erasing my digital fingerprint, becoming undetectable to a government agency or anyone else, was to take the...
Erasing your digital footprint: burner phones, Bitcoins and metal wallets

RockYou purchases game developer Ryzing

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Ryzing is the developer of popular Bingo game; users play with real money for prizesOnline gaming has become so popular that a recent study found that nearly half of smartphone users in the top five European markets play games on their phone. With such a big market, the real question...
RockYou purchases game developer Ryzing

RockYou Acquires Social Game Company's Sweepstakes Platform

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Social game-maker RockYou has acquired Philadelphia-based Ryzing, creators of “Bingo by Ryzing” on Facebook. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. RockYou said it was interested in the company for its gaming platform, which allows players a chance to win prizes through sweepstakes drawings. Bingo by Ryzing draws more than 75,000...
RockYou Acquires Social Game Company's Sweepstakes Platform
Donuts raises more cash in quest to control hundreds of domain name extensions

Facebook's new features driving Bingo Blitz's renewed success

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Buffalo Studios’ Bingo Blitz was featured on Facebook’s developer blog today, revealing how the game’s use of new Facebook features has helped the game succeed on the social network, iOS and Android. According to the blog post, 80 percent of Bingo Blitz’s mobile revenue comes from players who log in via Facebook...
Facebook's new features driving Bingo Blitz's renewed success
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Apple squared, (four)squared

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I was down in Soho last week, visiting (of course) the new Manhattan REI store. After the shopping spree, I pulled out my iPhone and found a dinner recommendation on Explore: five of my friends had eaten at La Esquina, several of them more than once. Bingo. I go and...
Apple squared, (four)squared

Zynga games, SongPop, social readers, Bing, Shazam and more on this week's top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

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The Ville leads our list of the fastest growing Facebook applications by monthly active users this week with 11 percent gain that pushed the game past 60 million MAU. Titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps on the platform, growing from between 900,000 and 15.7 million MAU,...
Zynga games, SongPop, social readers, Bing, Shazam and more on this week's top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU
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Machine learning to get its day in the Redmond sun

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Get your buzzword bingo scorecards ready. Machine learning is Microsoft executives’ newest favorite phrase....
Machine learning to get its day in the Redmond sun

Updating my entries in the Where's George county bingo wiki, which I apparently haven't touched in about 2 years. http://bit.ly/dt0w99 @myEN

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Updating my entries in the Where's George county bingo wiki, which I apparently haven't touched in about 2 years. http://bit.ly/dt0w99 @myEN

Zynga just laid off 100+ employees in its Austin office during the Apple event

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In a further sign of trouble with Zynga, news has surfaced that the social gaming company has just laid off more than 100 employees in its Austin office just now. A tweet from Justin Maxwell, a former designer for Apple, Mint, and Sony, indicated that the layoffs took place just...
Zynga just laid off 100+ employees in its Austin office during the Apple event
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Zynga CEO Denies Copying Rival Games

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After accusations the new Zynga Bingo has been copied from a template offered by that Buffalo Studio in its release, Bingo Blitz, the leader of the company, has stated that Zynga does not copy ideas from other developers but tries to take concepts that are already known and perfect them....
Zynga CEO Denies Copying Rival Games
Zynga recruits a real-money gambling chief

Chefville, social readers, Scribd, Causes, BranchOut and more on this week's top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

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Zynga’s ChefVille leads our list of the fastest growing Facebook applications by monthly active users this week with 2,141 percent gain that pushed the game past 12 million MAU. Zynga seems to have put its marketing weight behind Chefville rather than The Ville, which had been a top gainer for several weeks....
Chefville, social readers, Scribd, Causes, BranchOut and more on this week's top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

Zynga Bringing Real-Money Gaming to Facebook in the U.K.

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Zynga is close to launching its real-money gaming efforts in the U.K., which it is betting will generate all kinds of new revenue for the company. As evidence of the impending launch, two websites have already gone live in the U.K. to start spreading the word. One is dedicated to poker,...
Zynga Bringing Real-Money Gaming to Facebook in the U.K.

80 percent of Bingo Blitz's mobile revenue comes from Facebook-connected players

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Facebook today published a developer spotlight blog post about Buffalo Studios’ Bing Blitz, stating that 80 percent of the game’s mobile revenue comes from Facebook-connected users who spend three times more and play twice as much as other users. “One of the keys to sustaining long-term players has been to integrate Facebook...
80 percent of Bingo Blitz's mobile revenue comes from Facebook-connected players
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Apple Secretly Filed Three Dynamic Smart Pen Patents in Europe that are Chock Full of Cool Ideas

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Every once in a while we check out various IP databases around the world to see if we could find any Apple activity. Well, Bingo, we found three all new smart pen patents from Apple that are chalk full of great ideas. In between Apple's US patent filings published in...
Apple Secretly Filed Three Dynamic Smart Pen Patents in Europe that are Chock Full of Cool Ideas
The DeanBeat: How Gamesys is pioneering real-money gambling on Facebook in the U.K.
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Facebook launches first real-money gambling app, 'Bingo Friendzy'
Clones Wars 2: Apple's gunning for copycat apps

Tandem's first three gaming ventures generate $100M in revenue

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Mobile incubator Tandem Capital announced today that its first three gaming ventures–BitRhymes, PlayHaven and Gimmie–have collectively generated $100 million in revenue for the year. The Burlingame, Calif.-based mobile accelerator’s focus is on investing money in mobile startups to increase growth. Back in June, Tandem announced $32 million in funding for...
Tandem's first three gaming ventures generate $100M in revenue

Online bingo: A very full house

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The irresistible rise of online bingo...
Online bingo: A very full house

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