Wordswithfriends

01.15.13
Google web search reveals English letter frequency, helps our Scrabble hustle
01.15.13

Google web search reveals English letter frequency, helps our Scrabble hustle

Wordsmiths go to great lengths to master a game of Scrabble or Words With Friends. Rarely are thei...

By J. Fingas,   01.15.13
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12.20.12
Holiday iOS game sales: Sega, Square Enix and plenty more
12.20.12

Holiday iOS game sales: Sega, Square Enix and plenty more

We told you to expect more holiday sales, and here they are. First up, Sega is hosting a r...

By M. Schramm,   12.20.12
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07.14.12
Mobile Miscellany: week of July 9th, 2012
07.14.12

Mobile Miscellany: week of July 9th, 2012

Not all mobile news is destined for the front page, but if you're like us and really want to know...

By Z. Lutz,   07.14.12
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07.13.12
Merriam-Webster announces Dictionary API for developers, coming to a word game near you
07.13.12

Merriam-Webster announces Dictionary API for developers, coming to a word game near you

Merriam-Webster just announced its new Dictionary API, which gives developers access to the full d...

By S. Silbert,   07.13.12
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05.30.12
Zynga CEO Mark Pincus says 'no thanks' to console gaming, isn't worried about a life detached from Facebook
05.30.12

Zynga CEO Mark Pincus says 'no thanks' to console gaming, isn't worried about a life detached from Facebook

Zynga CEO and founder Mark Pincus just took the stage here at D10, and in a wide-ranging interview...

By D. Murph,   05.30.12
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01.16.12
iPhone and Words with Friends save a life
01.16.12

iPhone and Words with Friends save a life

The widely-played word game Words with Friends has a built-in chat feature that lets players talk...

By Chris Rawson,   01.16.12
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12.28.11
TUAW Best of 2011: Vote for the best iPad game
12.28.11

TUAW Best of 2011: Vote for the best iPad game

The nominations are in, and the poll is ready to go! The TUAW Best of 2011 awards are all about yo...

By S. Sande,   12.28.11
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08.13.11
Words with Friends now a Facebook game
08.13.11

Words with Friends now a Facebook game

When Facebook gaming giant Zynga bought Newtoy and rebranded it as Zynga with Friends, it was o...

By Chris Rawson,   08.13.11
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05.12.11
Zynga crowns Lady Gaga as FarmVille's newest cash cow
05.12.11

Zynga crowns Lady Gaga as FarmVille's newest cash cow

What better way to market a game that isn't really a game than with an artist who isn't really an a...

By A. Toor,   05.12.11
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