Internet game developer set to go public

The IPO will make Zynga the first publicly traded company whose profits depend on the sale of virtual goods.

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    The social network game developer maker Zynga is going public after filing for an initial public offering to raise an estimated $1bn.

    This IPO is the largest for a US internet company since Google's in 2004.The company's offerings have over 270 million monthly active users and are the most widely used game applications on Facebook.

    Al Jazeera's Gerald Tan takes a closer look now at the latest dot-com business heading to Wall Street.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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