RockYou Buys Mobile Ad Network PlayHaven

Gaming and advertising company RockYou has acquired mobile ad network PlayHaven from startup studio Science Inc. PlayHaven actually changed hands last fall, when Science bought it from Upsight, the

Science Inc. Acquires Mobile Ad Network PlayHaven From Upsight

<a target="_blank" href="">Science Inc.</a> just announced that it has acquired mobile ad network PlayHaven from mobile analytics and marketing company <a target="_blank" href="h

On The Eve Of GDC, An M&A Wave Hits the Gaming Industry

Unity and Applifier, the Kontagent and Playhaven merger, Zynga’s half-billion dollar deal to buy NaturalMotion, Kabam and Phoenix Age. A nice, little consolidation wave is floating through the g

A Merger In Gaming Services: Playhaven, Kontagent Combine In An All-Stock Deal Worth “Hundreds of Millions”

Consolidation ahoy! Playhaven and Kontagent, two of the bigger gaming services companies that help developers run analytics and retain their players, have decided to merge into a combined company wort

Games Monetization Platform Playhaven Gets Into Handling Push Notifications

Playhaven, which works with mobile game developers to maximize the amount of revenue they earn from their players, is getting into push notifications. Push notifications, or those little pop-ups or me

Playhaven Acquires To Beef Up Gaming Analytics

Playhaven, a startup that helps mobile game developers monetize their player bases, acquired a small three-person startup called to beef up their analytics offerings. The company, which had ca

PlayHaven Grabs Google AdMob’s Mobile Cowboy Yim As COO

PlayHaven, the gaming service provider that helps studios monetize their players better, just grabbed Google AdMob’s Charles Yim as COO. He’ll oversee the company’s international exp

PlayHaven Lands $8M From GGV To Help App Developers Monetize Their Games, Expand Overseas

It ain't easy being a mobile game developer. Between developing an original, good-looking game to acquiring users, honing in on the right monetization strategy without bombarding users with annoying a

PlayHaven’s New Platform Lets iOS Developers Tweak Their Apps On The Fly

The iOS App Store is quite the volatile place. Even if you manage to fight your app up to the top of the charts, keeping it up there is an entirely new challenge. You've got to know <em>exactly</em> w

Game Rush: Mobclix And PlayHaven Predict Record iPhone Game Downloads During The Holidays

<img src="" width="215" height="84" /> Between the presents, family time and the eggnog, iPhone users will be hitting their device for c

PlayHaven Lets iPhone Developers Create In-App And Online Gaming Communities

<img src="" width="139" height="200" /> Games, both online and on mobile devices, draw such an intense following that often there are