Electronic Arts to lay off some employees from PopCap unit, WSJ reports Electronic Arts is laying off some employees from its PopCap unit in order to focus on its plans for mobile games and Internet gaming services, the Wall Street Journal says. Kotaku, a game blog, estimates the layoffs impacted 30-40 employees. Reference Link
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