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Sony Hammers Rival Nintendo as E3 Begins

For the first time in eight years, Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) has nabbed the lead in video game console sales from rival Nintendo. Sony Computer Entertainment sold 18.7 million game ...
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Look Out PlayStation, Microsoft’s Xbox One Just Got Cheaper

Gamers are now able to purchase Microsoft’s (NASDAQ: MSFT) latest video game console, the Xbox One, for $399 -- the console originally debuted last November for $499. This new, cheaper ...
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What Microsoft Is Bringing to the E3 Show

The Electronic Entertainment Expo -- E3 to the technorati -- kicks off Tuesday in Los Angeles, and the first big deal of the week is the Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) ...
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Google

Google’s Chromebooks Get a Major Offline Feature

Owners of Google’s (NASDAQ: GOOG) Chromebooks can now watch videos offline. Movies and TV shows purchased through Google Play, Google’s online media store, can be downloaded to a Chromebook for ...
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RadioShack Labs: More Ideas Like This and the Company Just Might Survive

Radio Shack (NYSE: RSH), it seemed, was determined to dig itself into an ever deeper hole. It was following the same tired path that nearly brought Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) ...
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Apple May Build 5 Million Smartwatches a Month

Now that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has announced its HealthKit heart and health monitoring software and upgraded iOS operating system that will include capabilities for a wearable device, all the ...
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Apple Could Revolutionize the Headphone Market With Its Lightning Port

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) could be about to ditch the 3.5mm headphone jack. Although it has served as the standard connection for decades, and has been used in all the iPhones ...
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Will an Amazon Smartphone Destroy BlackBerry and Windows Phones?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is supposed to be releasing a new smartphone on June 18, 2014. At least that is what is being speculated after the company sent out invites ...
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Amazon Phone’s Big Advantage? Customers

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) could release a new smartphone in the next few days that has been described as the first with a 3D screen, a Samsung Galaxy killer and ...
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Apple’s U.S. Smartphone Market Share Sliced

For the three months ending in April, Samsung Electronics gained 1% of market share from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and other smartphone makers to grow its share of the U.S. ...
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Google’s Dirt Cheap Laptops Are Coming to Nine More Countries

Google’s (NASDAQ: GOOG) Chromebooks, the low-cost laptops powered by Google’s web-dependent Chrome operating system, are coming to nine more countries. Google announced, via poem, that Chromebooks would soon be available ...
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Sony PS4

Will Watch Dogs Drive Xbox and PS4 Sales?

Paris-based video game maker Ubisoft has now delivered its much anticipated Watch Dogs game for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and earlier devices from both Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) and Microsoft ...
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Apple’s Huge Samsung Legal Battle

Stop me if you've heard this one before. Late Friday afternoon, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) filed a motion to ban smartphones made by Samsung Electronics that Apple claims infringe on ...
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PlayStation 4 Preparing to Launch in China

Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) has established two joint ventures with Shanghai Oriental Pearl Culture Development (OPCD) to make and sell the PlayStation consoles and video games in China. In January, ...
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GameStop Gets Some of Its Mojo Back

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported first quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Thursday. The video game retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.59 on $2 billion in ...
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