Electronic Arts (ERTS), hurt by a weak console gaming market, is investing heavily to expand its...

|About: Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)|By:, SA News Editor

Electronic Arts (ERTS), hurt by a weak console gaming market, is investing heavily to expand its online and mobile gaming businesses. The latest evidence comes via the debut of The Sims Social, a multi-player online addition to the popular Sims franchise that runs on Facebook. EA is already claiming 4.8M active users.