Zynga files trademark in the U.S. for Empires & Allies, launches Hanging with Friends for iOS devices

Zynga has filed a trademark application for its newest Facebook game "Empires & Allies" with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. It came as no big surprise.  Zynga filed for the European trademark earlier this month following the announcement of the launch of Empires & … [Read more...]

Zynga files for trademark on Farmville English Countryside: Guess who owns the domain? … and it’s not Zynga

Last month, I wrote about how Zynga filed for the European trademark on the word "ville", which sparked a series of news stories and blog posts over the controversial nature of the application by the gaming company.  Writers from around the web ranging from CNET to Business Insider weighed in on the … [Read more...]