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Zynga Takes on Social Gaming
Zynga's Farmville lets you plant and harvest crops, or buy zebra unicorns and play match maker to polka dot livestock. Your farm, your way.
Sunday, July 1, 2007

Zynga Takes on Social Gaming

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@johnmaeda "I never liked 'get things done.' Get THE thing done not thingS. To know what isn’t worth doing is key." —@jasonfried http://t.co/CWxQFjv04G

@johnmaeda An old but favorite gift: "The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do." http://t.co/ebSPmdnFda

@johnmaeda Caustics-themed installation incorporating 3d-printing and a simple flashlight: http://t.co/II9ynPdQmT http://t.co/3Cw6llIi1Y

@johnmaeda "Seemingly contrasting fields inform each other when brought together." —Prof Hiroshi Ishii http://t.co/PmojLIB2GS http://t.co/8OZwrt7BnN

@johnmaeda "So that I may perceive whatever holds. The world together in its inmost folds." —Faust http://t.co/MHAr9nf0gy http://t.co/vf8vfkLl2N

@johnmaeda Scroll, scroll, scroll your page. http://t.co/whFTdBycnr via @m_ott

@johnmaeda "Driving people to talk *to* each other about the good, bad and ugly is critical to biz success." —@AllisonStledger http://t.co/HjpeqDG9Uw

@johnmaeda "I'm slightly exhausted by this constant call to participate." —Tyler Brûlé http://t.co/RfoL1nYOQZ

@johnmaeda "We continue drawing fonts by hand because we think that's the best way to maintain quality." http://t.co/QIiNl2N4Cm http://t.co/EZmP4CdO6Z

@johnmaeda "'Non-attachment' is like being in a swirling galaxy. But none of it pulls on you excessively." —@bfeld http://t.co/1CFeFvLIJg

@johnmaeda "If there is one thing I want people to think about, it is: how do we make it easier?" —@harper http://t.co/YgdfBlvOXO

@johnmaeda Paddy Johnson (@artfcity) has collected the best of Laurie Anderson (on YouTube): http://t.co/qxZ2FgjAei

@johnmaeda Anything you do will be done more wrong until you learn how to do it more right.

@johnmaeda "For as long as I can remember, I told my parents I wanted to sell ideas." —@joshspear http://t.co/qnqVO5FOUN

@johnmaeda "I work barefoot, standing on a wobble board." —Maria Popova (@lifehacker) http://t.co/MLnu6VqHn0 http://t.co/szeyKCCVG5

@johnmaeda "New solar capacity built in 2014 represents a third of all new electricity capacity built in the US." —@katiefehren http://t.co/cDu8DQbbjh

@johnmaeda "Empower your employees to be storytellers and involve them in sourcing new talent." —@JShoee https://t.co/Lmf1vELaxu http://t.co/sC72uYCGed

@johnmaeda "Believe in side projects …" —@swissmiss https://t.co/2q7cXmcnMp http://t.co/GLhh1AOFWx

@johnmaeda "Embodied, situated, and unmediated communication were the norm for hundreds of years before we invented mass media." —@johnthackara

@JShoee RT @nytimes: She never really dated him. She never really got over him. http://t.co/YA7ZNA1qoC http://t.co/JJ1kr9SpWE

@johndoerr So well said... Does Silicon Valley have a soul? It did -- as well as a heart -- in Dave Goldberg. http://t.co/XB1dQs1ijB via @karaswisher

@JShoee A very expensive #samsung product placement. Selfie stick would've come in handy. #MayPac http://t.co/by2EKOnt6y

@aileenlee hearts broken today. Does Silicon Valley have a soul? It did -- as well as a heart -- in Dave Goldberg. http://t.co/wLiKMwXcvF @karaswisher

@johnmaeda "STEM is incredibly valuable, but if we want the best innovators we must teach the arts." —@JustinBrady http://t.co/HijlfaU8oH

@johnmaeda RT @jimlangevin: I urge my colleagues to take up this cause and join the STEM to STEAM movement #FullSTEAMahead http://t.co/YPg1ck5CCr

@johnmaeda "Teamwork, chemistry, and leadership are not things we can learn from paperwork." —Yao Ming http://t.co/kmI7uMEG0y http://t.co/adgtWzmhd9

@johnmaeda "When feedback is given with thought and truth, it is valuable." —@AllisonStledger http://t.co/95jB3hBDAE via @gpetriglieri

@johnmaeda I like how teams are a "role" alongside managers and leaders: https://t.co/GgJ4sTcIuZ http://t.co/9VqXej4ApE

@johnmaeda "The world's 15 youngest countries are all in Africa." —@simkhosla http://t.co/Mc6YAGJjqk via @km http://t.co/WCQraltM2x

@JShoee RT @jeffweiner: Devastated to hear about loss of @davegoldberg. One of kindest & most generous friends I've known. My heart goes out to She…

@JShoee 5 years in the making! Looking forward to a legendary fight tonight. #GoPacquiao

@johnmaeda "NYC vs SF" by Sarah Cooper (@TheCooperReview) draws interesting comparisons: http://t.co/wLFQEKM7Ia via @JShoee http://t.co/2nqETupKB9

@johnmaeda The story of @starterleague lies at the intersection of business, technology, and leadership: http://t.co/BYdreElSGa http://t.co/Of8HqBya75

@johnmaeda "I like to refer to the talent of creativity as a key set of intelligences." —@kynaleski http://t.co/qfwIH2MxNJ http://t.co/8K0vOYUXju

@johnmaeda Paola Antonelli (@curiousoctopus) predicts the patterns in culture and industry that we need/want to care about. http://t.co/dTHEzYpErA

@johnmaeda It's always fun to read thoughts by Julie Zhou (@joulee): https://t.co/EDZS2vnowS https://t.co/eHBFxOBbaG http://t.co/00FNlQcEe0

@johnmaeda "I like the element of surprise." —@benkaufman http://t.co/aJ5JKSrjGE http://t.co/jCU0Nf9n29

@johnmaeda Paola Antonelli (@curiousoctopus) predicts the patterns in culture and industry that we need/want to care about. http://t.co/ClUDEd2isG