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Zynga Takes on Social Gaming
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Sunday, July 1, 2007

Zynga Takes on Social Gaming

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@mabb0tt RT @kpcb_edge: .@roobeelee's office hours start now (2-4 pm PST)! https://t.co/RnDqiIDQ0p

@andychen RT @kpcb: Thrilled to participate in @nvca's diversity task force to work towards a more inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystem. http://t.co/z

@kpcb Thrilled to participate in @nvca's diversity task force to work towards a more inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystem. http://t.co/zWnDjRxyEk

@dinobecirovic Congrats @derek_chu and great article! Good luck getting me to ever send you a msg without a GIF in it https://t.co/V5aHBYOdyJ

@kpcb Live Now: The @WhiteHouse hosts the first-ever White House Demo Day. #WHDemoDay https://t.co/SCn0RV8m7m

@MaxMotsch Love this APP! Thanks for supporting ChuMan “GIF for Messenger(s)” by @derek_chu https://t.co/5KhkfuqcKv

@dinobecirovic Nearing the end of free money. http://t.co/dSWPMJZiZB

@kpcb .@duolingo combines games & data analytics to make language learning fun & easy. Excited to see them present at the @WhiteHouse. #WHDemoDay

@kpcb Every day, US consumers throw away enough cell phones to blanket 50 football fields. #BlueOak is turning that trash into treasure #WHDemoDay

@kpcb #BlueOak is presenting an exhibit at the @WhiteHouse on how they find treasure in thrown away smartphones. #WHDemoDay http://t.co/pvAlzpQNYa

@kpcb RT @Privahini: Aaand all set up! @WhiteHouse @whitehouseostp #BlueOak #WHDemoDay @HBSAlumni @kpcb http://t.co/YerBxfdPmi

@kpcb RT @SimpliVityCorp: SimpliVity Names Tom Beaudoin as Chief Financial Officer - http://t.co/t6VI4aHPWV

@pawmat Exclusive: Venture capital to make diversity pledge http://t.co/QjIYnTuwfq via @usatoday

@johnmaeda “That’s actually what creativity is,” he claimed, “being original but original in an effective manner.” http://t.co/OrGHBuLXH1 via @NEAarts

@bingfish RT @kpcb: Here are a few thoughts on #pricing — drawing on insights from gaming, venture capital & psychology. http://t.co/JXY4kkLP21 via @…

@kpcb Here are a few thoughts on #pricing — drawing on insights from gaming, venture capital & psychology. http://t.co/JXY4kkLP21 via @Bingfish

@kpcb New Q&A about the magical art of #ProductManagement and what it takes to be a rockstar PM. http://t.co/blY9L7IJG9 http://t.co/hPz4550oO7

@kpcb New Q&A from our 'Product Management Stories': @bingfish w/ @ciarapeter #ProductMgmt http://t.co/blY9L7IJG9 http://t.co/IHp3cbjl7t

@creigh RT @Creditera: Our #smallbiz American Dream Gap Report reveals a surprising reason many loan applicants get denied. See the results: http:/…

@algore RT @ClimateReality: BREAKING: The @EPA just released its final safeguards on CO2 pollution. RT if you stand behind the #CleanPowerPlan. htt…

@algore ...to a strong emissions reductions agreement in Paris. #ActOnClimate (2/2)

@algore Today’s release of the #CleanPowerPlan demonstrates @POTUS’ dedication to solving the climate crisis and is a crucial step on the road (1/2)

@dinobecirovic Great post by @mvellank on commerce businesses. Highlights all the pros and cons of each business model #commerce http://t.co/JsDibz6Q9r

@JShoee Congrats to the design team at @RemindHQ for the new look on web! http://t.co/LnMthUDVuT //@LMindler @brettkopf

@brookporter RT @Revkin: Nice infographics: How 50 states generate electricity http://t.co/q0Zo8V4Zqd @postgraphics #CleanPowerPlan context. http://t.co

@mabb0tt RT @thereaIbanksy: be happy, explore new things, have fun, learn, and grow don't worry about impressing other people be a good person & goo…

@JShoee "Btwn theology & science, there is a No Man's Land, exposed to attack from both sides; this No Man's Land is philosophy." - Bertrand Russell

@DanOros Check out Introduction to Mindfulness on Wed, Sep 16 https://t.co/B8w2AngY85 via @Nextdoor

@johnmaeda “What happens when the people who make the phones, *design* the phones that they’re making?” https://t.co/AyEH1gqHXM http://t.co/YVdNOtETGk

@kpcb RT @johndoerr: "If we create the right environment for innovation, we can accelerate the pace of progress."-@BillGates on #CleanTech http:/…

@johndoerr "If we create the right environment for innovation, we can accelerate the pace of progress."-@BillGates on #CleanTech http://t.co/dVwTTZrHnR

@mabb0tt RT @StevenLevy: Orig http://t.co/TYbr5TwowV enroll site: $200M to build, $70M/yr to maintain. USDS revamp: $4m to build, $4M/yr. https://t.…

@algore Wednesday @NASA posted the latest #DSCOVR image taken by #EPIC. I look forward to seeing more from #DSCOVR & #EPIC http://t.co/jJuRZh17xR

@aileenlee Handy UV-Busting Visor Snaps Onto Any Bike Helmet http://t.co/Sx6ePx4vIY via @WIRED

@andychen RT @KPCBFellows: 93% of world doesn't have a college degree. But what if everyone had access to an education via @coursera? #edtech http://

@andychen RT @KPCBFellows: .@Indiegogo talks about empowering people to fund what matters to them. Democratization of funding. :) http://t.co/jRiqysj

@andychen RT @KPCBFellows: .@Square talks about changing payments forever and empowering small business owners. http://t.co/P5eBSL72Dl

@andychen RT @KPCBFellows: .@Uber talks about providing transportation as reliable as running water for everyone everywhere. http://t.co/Pc0kKKiTE7

@mabb0tt RT @declara: Insight night, 11th of Agust with @Dchrapaty and @mabb0tt RSVP here http://t.co/reGVtBI20C #womenintech #Leadership http://t.c

@kpcb RT @KPCBFellows: Standing room only at the @KPCBFellows reverse pitch night. #SiliconValley http://t.co/fSRDS4rYLZ