Don Mattrick


Zynga CEO Makes Sudden Departure

Zynga CEO Makes Sudden Departure

The CEO of the Farmville-giant leaves after less than two years of service....

Apr 9 2015, 6:28am CDT

How Microsoft Can Avoid Pulling A Microsoft At E3 2014

How Microsoft Can Avoid Pulling A Microsoft At E3 2014

As we head into E3 this year, it’s easy to remember how different things were back in 2013, when both the Xbox One and PS4 had...

Jun 9 2014, 6:40am CDT

Microsoft to Release 6 Original TV Shows for Xbox in June, Over 12 Projects in Progress

Microsoft to Release 6 Original TV Shows for Xbox in June, Over 12 Projects in Progress

Microsoft wants to follow the lead of Amazon, Netflix and Yahoo. That is why it is turning to the silver screen as a publicity...

Apr 7 2014, 2:36pm CDT

New Head Of Xbox Considered Selling The Business

New Head Of Xbox Considered Selling The Business

A months ago during the search for a new Microsoft CEO, former Nokia head and candidate Stephen Elop made headlines throughout...

Feb 25 2014, 10:51am CST

Zynga Needs A Cash Cow - Buys A Peacock

Zynga Needs A Cash Cow - Buys A Peacock

Don Mattrick, Zynga’s new CEO, clearly wants to show he is the opposite of his predecessor. The previous guy spent $200 M buyin...

Jan 30 2014, 11:08pm CST

Zynga buying 'Clumsy Ninja' maker, cutting staff

Zynga buying 'Clumsy Ninja' maker, laying off 15 percent of employees in turnaround plan SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zynga Inc. said T...

Jan 30 2014, 10:46pm CST

Microsoft Reportedly Tried to Buy Zynga Before Mattrick Became CEO

Microsoft Reportedly Tried to Buy Zynga Before Mattrick Became CEO

According to a new report out recently, Microsoft tried to buy Zynga some time in the past. And who should the buyer turn out t...

Jul 8 2013, 7:05am CDT

Zynga CEO Mark Pincus is Replaced by Microsoft Xbox Head Don Mattrick

Zynga CEO Mark Pincus is Replaced by Microsoft Xbox Head Don Mattrick

The new CEO of Zynga, Don Mattrick has taken over Mark Pincus position at a crucial time. Parvenu King has achieved the #1 spot...

Jul 2 2013, 4:29am CDT

Microsoft Reverses Xbox One After Feedback by Gamers

Microsoft Reverses Xbox One After Feedback by Gamers

Microsoft turns back totally on its previous plans. It has changed its DRM policies about the new Xbox One due to strong custom...

Jun 20 2013, 3:16am CDT

Xbox One Revealed

Xbox One Revealed

Microsoft unveils the new Xbox One (former code names Xbox 720, Xbox Infinity)....

May 21 2013, 1:20pm CDT

2.5 Million Kinect Sensors sold Worldwide

Microsoft announced on the heels of the stunning Wii Black Friday Sales numbers some record sales numbers for the Kinect Sensor...

Nov 30 2010, 1:55am CST

Microsoft Xbox Boss Peter Moore resigns

Microsoft Xbox Boss Peter Moore resigns

Microsoft announces that Peter Moore is leaving the company to move back to the San Francisco Bay Area to take on another oppor...

Jul 18 2007, 12:39am CDT