CityVille-Maker Zynga Is Worth More Than Twice As Much As Twitter

Mark Pincus, CEO of Zynga

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Zynga is raising $500 million at a $10 billion valuation.Last fall, Twitter raised $200 million at a $3.7 billion valuation.

Despite reports, Twitter cofounder Biz Stone just told NPR that his company is not “valued” at $10 billion.

That means Zynga is worth at least twice as much as Twitter. Perhaps more relevantly, it’s worth $4 billion more than Electronic Arts.

We’ll admit it – back in 2008, we didn’t see this world order coming.

But it makes sense now. Zynga revenues are projected around a billion dollars in 2011. Twitter wants to reach $100 million.

Zynga also has scale, too – 274 million monthly active users, according to

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