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Are Women Taking Over Video Gaming?

Women age 18 and older are now a significantly greater portion of gamers than boys 18 and younger. By more than two to one. More than a third -- 36% ...
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Apple Launches Second iPhone 5 Recall

Saying that the problem affects “a very small percentage of iPhone 5 devices” sold between September 2012 and January 2013, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) said on Friday that it will ...
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Sony Says PlayStation Network ‘Back Online’ — the PR

Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) lost control of its PlayStation Network yesterday, presumably to hackers. It said at the time that the data of members was safe. Sony says the system ...
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With Nearly 19,000 to Choose From, There Is an Android Device for That

Among the charges leveled against Google Inc.’s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Android operating system is that every implementation of the free mobile platform is different. Not only that, but only some of ...
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GameStop Hardware Sales Doubled on Xbox One, PlayStation 4

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported second quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Thursday. The video game retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.22 on $1.73 billion in ...
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Is Digital Ally For Real This Time?

Digital Ally Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY) has proven yet again to be a wild small-cap (make that micro-cap) stock that has garnered massive attention of the low-priced stock traders. It actually appears to have ...
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Is Apple or Roku a Bigger Threat to Amazon’s Fire TV?

Does a direct comparison with competitor Roku 3 on the Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) home page indicate that the company is worried about its $99 Fire TV streaming media box? ...
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Sony PS4 Sales Surge to Challenge Microsoft

Sony Corp (NYSE: SNE) and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) have both had a series of challenges that have caused experts to question how bright their futures may be. Sony has ...
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Microsoft Releases a White Xbox

Unlike Ford's Model T, the Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) Xbox One now comes in a color other than black. Whether the new white version of the game console will help ...
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Why Apple and Samsung Face Market Share Losses

In 2013, Samsung Electronics claimed 31% of the global market for smartphones and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) garnered 15%. Those totals are on track to fall to 25% for Samsung ...
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Samsung Nook for Barnes & Noble Due August 20th

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) and Samsung Electronics have announced an event for August 20th in New York at which the companies are expected to introduce a Samsung-built Nook. ...
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Patent Office Rejects Apple Claim of Samsung Infringement

Samsung Electronic has filed a document with the trial court citing a recent ruling from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) that the court’s decision released in May that ...
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Apple Grows U.S. Smartphone Share Ahead of New iPhone Launch

For the three months ending in June, Samsung Electronics gained 1.6% of U.S. smartphone market share, while Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added 0.7% to grow its industry-leading share to 42.1%, ...
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What If the iPhone 6 Launches in October?

Members of the press are absolutely certain that the new Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 will launch in September -- on September 6 to be exact. Apple probably will ...
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Why GoPro Stock Is Selling Off After Earnings — More to Come?

To say that GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) had a blockbuster initial public offering (IPO) just a little more than a month ago would be understating what happened. The hands-free, high-definition ...
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