Zynga Revenues Soar to $850 Million in 2010

Zynga, which develops popular games on Facebook, like CityVille and Mafia Wars, is considering raising up to $250 million in new funding, the WSJ reports. That transaction could value the three-year-old start-up at between $7 billion and $9 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. But sources also say its financials are sound, with Zynga earning $400 million in profit on $850 million in revenues last year.


Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik