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Zynga To Close Boston Office, Cut 5 Percent Of Its Staff

Online game company Zynga Inc. is eliminating games, studios and jobs in a bid to cut costs.


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Amazon.com Outage Cripples Several Major Companies’ Sites

Major websites including Foursquare and Reddit crashed or suffered slowdowns Thursday after technical problems rattled Amazon.com’s widely used Web servers, frustrating millions of people who couldn’t access their favorite sites.