In the real world, tracking a person's social network -- which could include hundreds of contacts that serve different purposes -- is nearly impossible.
An educational video game has been edited following a social media backlash over a scene depicting slaves being packed into a ship.
The online world is where it's at for teens looking to make friends.
Amanda Maler wasn't even born yet when Nintendo's beloved Super Mario made his debut 30 years ago.
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Zynga said Wednesday it was cutting staff by 18 percent amid ongoing losses, as the social games pioneer seeks to reboot its strategy.
Zynga, the struggling social gaming group, announced Wednesday that co-founder Mark Pincus would return as top executive, less than two years after being replaced.
Zynga on Thursday announced it is closing its China studio as the social games pioneer reported earnings that disappointed investors.
Facebook? Of course. Books? Definitely not. Video games? For sure. Sport? No way. Speed? Yes. Patience? Not so much.
The next time you berate yourself for wasting an evening playing Farmville on Facebook, think again. If you were playing with Mom, Dad or Aunt Carmen, you were actually helping to strengthen family bonds.