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  1. Why iPad art is more than a passing fad - though you soon might smell itRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Cult of Mac Blog

    ... art set. Judges also noticed a few artists working outside the box. "We noticed that people this year used Draw Something , a game app by Zynga," Vishwakarma. "You wouldn't think, but people made some really cool artwork with it!" Vishwakarma is an ...

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  2. Expert Shield Screen Protector reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Gadgeteer

    ... films on the front and back of the screen protector, I was able to open apps and even draw a picture in Draw Something 2. To test the scratch resistant coating on the screen protector, I wore the camera around my neck for a few days which included ...

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  3. Is Zynga Inc Destined for Greatness?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Motley Fool

    ... need only reflect on Zynga's disastrous OMGPop acquisition -- which was meant to add then-blockbuster Draw Something to the Zynga lineup, but which instead resulted in a massive writedown -- to see how Zynga's previous splashy buys have worked out ...

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  4. Adobe Ink and Slide aim to rekindle drawing on an iPad - and make the stylus a vital accessoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Independent

    ... clicking hyperlinks and scrolling through text, they are not so great for drawing. I remember the legendary Draw Something craze of 2012, when I suddenly found myself attempting to sketch recognisable portraits of cows, spaceships and the occasional ...

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  5. The Lost Art of DoodlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Slate Magazine

    ... clicking hyperlinks and scrolling through text, they are not so great for drawing. I remember the legendary Draw Something craze of 2012 , when I suddenly found myself attempting to sketch recognizable portraits of cows, spaceships, and the ...

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  6. Zynga goes mobile with new FarmVille 2 appRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... 2011, Zynga had a highly valued initial public offering (around $7 billion) and snatched up OMGPOP (maker of "Draw Something") in 2012. However, by the last quarter of 2013, its daily active users had shrunk by two-thirds from the previous year, and ...

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  7. FarmVille Is Back - and This Time, It's PortableRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | TIME.com

    ... - particularly to Zynga, FarmVille's creator. The company boomed, went public, paid a lot of money to buy Draw Something developer OMGPOP , saw its stock crater, went through multiple rounds of layoffs and brought in former Xbox chief Don Mattrick ...

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  8. Why King Digital's IPO Was a DudRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... ( ) , another free-to-play game company, has suffered a similar fate, with games like Words with Friends and Draw Something well past their respective peaks. Google Trends offers a way to measure the popularity of these games over time, and although ...

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  9. Draw Something Designer Debuts Sneeky, An Anonymous Social App Which Focuses On PhotosRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | TechCrunch

    ... your contacts, presumably without them guessing the sender's identity. The newly launched app was created by "Draw Something" designer Garett Peek, along with David Alson, and Philip Golbraikh, who had the initial idea. The team cites a growing ...

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  10. Pointless-Quiz with Friends review: Name of BBC game show is fitting for the iOS versionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | Macworld

    ... the single-player. But it's still not great. As in Words with Friends and other asynchronous games such as Draw Something , you play one move at a time, after which you wait for your opponent to take their turn. But a single go in Draw Something is ...

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  11. When multinationals go pop, Irish gaming start-ups emergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... don't depend on long-term engagement. "When we were leaving Popcap, the most popular games were ones such as 'Draw Something' where people took turns," said Long. "But while they did really well around the world, they had a huge drop-off after two ...

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  12. MacRumors: Apple to Introduce Full-Screen Video iAds to Apps This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | NewsFactor

    ... arguably more interruptive. Some free-to-play apps already feature full-screen third-party video ads. Zynga's Draw Something on iPad, for example, requires users to watch a video ad before allowing them to move on to the next level, a task that ...

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  13. Pop quiz, Android hotshots: QuizUp launches to make you feel smartRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | VentureBeat

    ... 1 billion quiz matches. Given QuizUp's fast growth, which feels reminiscent of other hot apps like Instagram, Draw Something, and WhatsApp, it's not a big surprise to see an Android app so soon. Indeed, Instagram's Android app was likely one of the ...

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  14. QuizUp, The Addicting IPhone Trivia Game, Finally Comes To AndroidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Fast Company

    ... or a friend, answering questions in rapid succession to score points. In a way, QuizUp does for trivia what Draw Something did for Pictionary . And it is very good at connecting people with common interests, since you have the option to chat with an ...

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  15. Apple reportedly approves full-screen video ads on iPhones and iPadsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Inquirer

    ... its advertising revenues. While Apple allows some full-screen video ads on free iPad games such as Uno and Draw Something , users usually have to click on an advertiser's banner to view an annoying video ad. However, that could be about to change, ...

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  16. Apple to Introduce Full-Screen Video iAds to Apps This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | MacRumors

    ... arguably more interruptive. Some free-to-play apps already feature full-screen third-party video ads. Zynga's Draw Something on iPad, for example, requires users to watch a video ad before allowing them to move on to the next level, a task that ...

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  17. Zynga Cuts Staff, Buys Clumsy Ninja MakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | IPod Observer

    Zynga, the company that owns iPhone games like Words With Friends and Draw Something, is laying off 15 percent of its staff while at the same time buying NaturalMotion, the company behing Clumsy Ninja.

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  18. Zynga Needs A Cash Cow - Buys A PeacockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... week. Of course, Zynga was foolish to buy OMGPOP, a vendor with a flash-in-the-pan fad app. But at least "Draw Something" was a real moneymaker at the peak of its popularity. NaturalMotion has betrayed no ability to seduce players to actually pay ...

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  19. Zynga Needs A Cash Cow - It Bought A PeacockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... strategy. Of course, Zynga was foolish to buy OMGPOP, a vendor with a flash-in-the-pan fad app. But at least "Draw Something" was a real moneymaker at the peak of its popularity. NaturalMotion has betrayed no ability to seduce players to actually ...

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