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The 18 Defining Moments Of New York Tech In 2012

[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman / Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/author/daniel-goodman”] It’s been a crazy year for the New York tech scene.We saw the Draw Something craze take over the world, startups get acquired for hundreds of millions of dollars, and entire offices get shut down in Hurricane Sandy.
The 18 Defining Moments Of New York Tech In 2012
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Zynga Admits It Overpaid For Draw Something

[credit provider=”Screenshot”] Zynga just preannounced its third-quarter results. They’re awful. There’s one glaring reason why.Zynga has admitted that it spent way too much to buy OMGPOP, the maker of Draw Something, a popular mobile app.
Zynga Admits It Overpaid For Draw Something
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These Apps Should Be Turned Into Game Shows

Last week, CBS announced a Ryan Seacrest-produced game show based on the hit app “Draw Something” is in the works, which, surprisingly, might not be the worst idea in the world.Zynga’s guessing game asks users to draw images of a selection of their choice (think Pictionary) and send it to their friends […]
These Apps Should Be Turned Into Game Shows
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Enrique Iglesias and Jennifer Lopez Help Zynga Launch Draw Something In 12 New Languages

[credit provider=”Shuttershock” url=”http://www.shutterstock.com/cat.mhtml?lang=en&search_source=search_form&version=llv1&anyorall=all&safesearch=1&searchterm=jennifer+lopez&search_group=&orient=&search_cat=&searchtermx=&photographer_name=&people_gender=&people_age=&people_ethnicity=&people_number=&commercial_ok=&colour=&show_color_wheel=1#id=63674929&src=6398ce7a9889734ff04b3dc5e28af88e-1-13″] How would you draw “bonjour”?Zynga has launched Draw Something in 12 new languages including French, Italian, Spanish, German, Chinese and Japanese.
Enrique Iglesias and Jennifer Lopez Help Zynga Launch Draw Something In 12 New Languages
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Zynga Is A Flawed Company In Desperate Need Of A Breakout Hit

[credit provider=”Data from AppData”] Zynga’s decision to pay $210 million for Draw Something, and the game’s subsequent rise and fall, appear to expose a fundamental flaw in the social gaming company that should frighten investors, and be setting off alarm bells in the company’s headquarters.As you can see in the […]
Zynga Is A Flawed Company In Desperate Need Of A Breakout Hit