Did you know Amazon powers up to 80% of social games?

When it comes to the new market of "social games," a few names always pop out - Zynga, Facebook, Farmville, EA's Playfish... but actually, one of the most important players is Amazon.

Google investing in social gaming giant Zynga: sources

Perhaps Google was just too tired of reading about how it is becoming overthrown by Facebook, so now Google is reportedly investing hundreds of millions of dollars into one of Facebook's biggest cash cows.

Farmville comes to the iPhone

When the world's most popular social media game meets the world's most popular mobile phone, you can't help but feel the synergy.