Remember those days of tending rows of virtual soybeans and strawberries on your Facebook page with a game called Farmville? It was a moment, and Zynga, the company that makes the game, cashed in when it went public back in 2011.
Now, Zynga is losing money and its founder is back, to mixed reviews.
When Zynga launched Farmville in 2009, it surprised everyone with its success. It quickly became the most popular game on Facebook.
But people got bored with planting seeds on a desktop. The market had moved to mobile, and Zynga didn't keep up.