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Zynga Looks To Revive Draw Something With A Sequel That’s Much More Of A Social Network

Zynga Looks To Revive Draw Something With A Sequel That’s Much More Of A Social Network

Zynga’s biggest acquisition to date — the $ 180 million deal to buy Draw Something-maker OMGPOP last year — was the one it ended up being the most pilloried for. At its peak, Draw Something was beating Zynga’s longstanding Words With Friends franchise, a sore point for a company that positioned itself as the dominant … Continued

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Good crowdfunding: Kiva hits $400m in micro-loans, reaching 1 million borrowers

Good crowdfunding: Kiva hits $400m in micro-loans, reaching 1 million borrowers

<img width="520" height="245" src="http://www.ad-via.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/cef7e__158199564-520×245.jpg" alt="158199564 520×245 Good crowdfunding: Kiva hits $ 400m in micro loans, reaching 1 million borrowers” title=”158199564 520×245 photo” /> Kiva, the organization behind the same-name crowdfunding platform for social good, today announced that it has now reached over 1 million people in more than 65 (mostly developing) countries. The San Francisco-based … Continued

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How a social media news stream turns the sealed-off World Economic Forum into a virtual event

How a social media news stream turns the sealed-off World Economic Forum into a virtual event

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Igor Schwarzmann, co-founder of Third Wave, a Berlin based business consultancy for the digital world, and Adrian Rosenthal, Head of Digital and Social Media for MSL Group Germany, the PR network of Publicis Groupe. Not too long ago, the World Economic Forum (WEF) was a rather secretive event in the snowy … Continued