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  • mashiach@verizon.net mashiach Jan 12, 2013 11:54 AM Flag

    Shorts... Please try any tactic in your book BUT FIRST RAD THIS

    Can Zynga Cash In on These Patents?
    By Meghan Foley | More Articles
    January 12, 2013
    Page 2 of 2
    A report issued by Envision IP, an intellectual property research firm, noted that Zynga has been steadily amassing patents ahead of the launch of its United Kingdom-based online gambling platform, with a particular focus on those related to casino gambling and gambling technologies. When Facebook went public last May, Envision analyzed the holdings several social networking companies, including Zynga. At the time, the company had only one U.S. patent and only 9 published patent applications. Over the last year, the company has increased that number to 89 patents and 36 pending paten

    Sentiment: Strong Buy

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    • In particular, Zynga acquired 38 patents from Walker Digital, of which 33 are related to gambling. They cover software that facilitates multi-player casino-style gaming and processes bets and payouts.
      Internet gambling in the U.K is not the only new gaming plans on Zynga’s horizon. As The Wall Street Journal reported on December 5, the company filed preparatory paperwork with the Nevada Gaming Control Board to offer real-money gambling in the United States. Currently Zynga’s gambling games, like “Zynga Poker” allows players to buy in with real money, but they can only cash out in virtual currency.

      Sentiment: Strong Buy

    • mashiach@verizon.net mashiach Jan 12, 2013 11:57 AM Flag

      BUMP.

      Sentiment: Strong Buy

 
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