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Sony sold more than 60 million PlayStation 4 game consoles between the day it was launched on November 15, 2013, and June 11 of this year.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The Sony PlayStation, arguably the game console that ushered in the current generation of gaming, has turned 20 years old.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Satya Nadella may be the CEO of Microsoft, but the fingerprints on the company's most recent quarterly results belong to former CEO Steve Ballmer.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: courtesy of Sony Corp.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....
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: MicrosoftUnlike 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 sales is...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: MicrosoftToday, China is a market that most software and hardware companies believe they must conquer if they are to expand what may be stagnant sales worldwide. The most recent example of...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: courtesy of Sony Corp.Sales video game consoles nearly doubled year-over-year to $187 million in May, and overall spending on hardware and software rose 52% to $586 million in the month. The...
Paul Ausick
The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) kicks off Tuesday in Los Angeles, and the first big deal of the week is the Microsoft news conference scheduled for 12:30 p.m. ET on Monday.
Paul Ausick
Source: courtesy of Sony Corp.With all the electronic gadgets people can own these days, one might think that U.S. demand for electricity would be going through the roof. Actually demand growth for...
Paul Ausick
Source: ThinkstockCreating the most popular product of the year will make consumers and investors happy. But making an all-time bestseller can transform an industry and define a business for...
Vince Calio, Thomas C. Frohlich, Alexander
Microsoft gets market its Xbox One in the world's most populous nation, which should be the best news its game console business has gotten since its latest version was launched last November.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Following Thursday's announcement from Sony that it had sold 7 million units of its PlayStation 4 video game console, Microsoft said that it had sold 5 million units of the Xbox One since November.
Paul Ausick
Sony, desperate for any success to help turn around its faltering prospects, announced some good news: sales of its PlayStation 4 have topped 7 million. It reached the milestone on April 6.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: MicrosoftIt didn’t take very long for Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) to erase the $100 price premium it charged for the new Xbox One compared with Sony Corp.’s (NYSE: SNE) PlayStation 4....
Paul Ausick
Source: Microsoft CorporationThe battle between Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) to sell their new generation of game consoles has gotten heated.  Several large retailers...
Douglas A. McIntyre