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Sony Hackers Got Studio Dirt, 47,000 SSNs

Fallout from the hacker attack on the Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) movie studio continued last week as various documents were made public. Studio executives Amy Pascal and Scott Rudin exchanged ...
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If Sony Pulls ‘The Interview,’ Losses Will Hit Tens of Millions of Dollars

Among the demands made by hackers who broke into the online systems of Sony Pictures is that the company not release "The Interview," a movie that makes fun of North ...
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Robot Viewing of Ads to Shake Major Media

According to a new study, computers controlled by hackers "view" about a quarter of all video ads on the Web. In other words, 25% of inventory sold to advertisers is ...
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When Will Hackers Take Down Facebook?

Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) faces devastating damage because hackers, probably from North Korea (although the country denies it), exposed employee records, including Social Security numbers, and threatened people who work ...
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Hacker Attack on Sony Includes Threats to Employees

Last week’s attack on the Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) now appears to be more serious than the theft of unreleased movies. Employees of the company received threatening emails on Friday ...
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Sony PlayStation Marks 20th Anniversary

The PlayStation, arguably the game console that ushered in the current generation of gaming, has turned 20 years old. Sony, fairly, looked back on the impressive and ground-breaking accomplishment: 20 ...
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When Will Hackers Take Down Facebook?

Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) suffered potential revenue losses as hackers allowed file sharers to download hundreds of thousands of copies of some of its most important movie releases. Concerns have ...
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Will Starz Find a Buyer?

While Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA) and potential suitors have declined to comment, there are reports that the pay-TV channel is interested in either a sale or some other kind of strategic ...
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Sony Aims to Grow Entertainment Business

In an investor briefing on Tuesday morning, Kazuo Hirai, CEO of Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE), said that the company’s entertainment revenues will increase by a third in the next three ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Alcoa, EA, Intel, IBM, Sony, Tyco, Wells Fargo and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Tuesday morning. Investors keep proving each day that they are willing to buy stocks that are discounted or that are overlooked. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Tim Cook Could Run Apple Another 10 Years

Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), could run it for another decade, assuming the retirement age at the company is not 65. He is currently 54. And, ...
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4K Ultra HD Streaming: Coming Soon to a TV Near You

DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) on Friday became the first so-called multichannel video programming distributor (MVPD) to deliver 4K ultra-high definition (UHD) video on-demand directly to its customers who own a Samsung ...
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Video Games Can Make You Smarter

Good news for Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT), makers of the most popular game consoles. Playing video games can make people smarter -- at least as ...
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Halloween Not Prime Time for New Movies

The major movie studios do not relish competing with a Halloween Friday and all the trick-or-treating and holiday parties. Only one studio is releasing a movie this weekend, and it ...
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Microsoft’s Wearable Device: Market Is Getting Too Crowded

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has released a new wearable device. It has some features that apparently all such devices need to have, particularly health monitoring. However, the software company is ...
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