Videogames publisher Activision is creating an e-sports league for “Call of Duty,” the first-person shooter, with a prize pot of $3 million.» Read More
U.S. regulators on Monday sued the online prediction market Intrade, saying it illegally let customers bet on future economic data, the price of gold and even possible acts of war.
The Winklevoss twins' are betting on a start-up that makes deal hunting a breeze for consumers.
Apple has reversed its downward slide in the past week but is still off about 14% in three months and nearly 20% from its September high. In comparison, the Nasdaq Composite Index is down 3.3% in three months and the S&P 500 Index is flat.
Nintendo's next generation console system is selling fast in the U.S., but it's still falling a bit short of the pace set by its predecessor.
Google is planning to roll out a Google-branded touchscreen model Chromebook, according to a report.
The holiday shopping season is always a crucial one for the videogame industry. But this year the explosion of the number of mobile devices and tablets is changing the game.
Apple on Nov. 23 kicked off the holiday shopping season with its annual Black Friday sale. Visitors to the company's online retail site or in-store locations around the country will be treated to one-day discounts.
The accounting problems at Autonomy were hard to miss, noted short-sell Jim Chanos told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Wednesday, and HP should have seen them.
The National Transportation Safety Board, which investigates plane crashes, has become the latest federal agency to drop its BlackBerry smartphones in favor of iPhones for reliability.
Move aside Facebook and Instagram, filters for Twitter photos have arrived.
Let's take a look at three of HP's main businesses as we think about whether they'll really rebound in fiscal 2014 the way management is projecting.
The early retirement of Intel's CEO Paul Otellini is not really surprising, but company's combination of talent and strategy is enough to carry it into a new era, said its former CEO.
As expected, News Corp. is acquiring a 49 percent equity stake in the Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network, known as the YES Network.
Last week, the scrappy Nokia revealed its latest effort to hoist itself back into American consumer relevance, and this time the company chose one of the most volatile areas of personal technology: the smartphone maps app.
We're heading into the most important holiday season ever for Twitter. This year three times the retailers are using the service as did last year.
Oprah Winfrey sent out a tweet Monday in which she gushed about her love for Microsoft's Surface tablet. Just one teensy problem: It was from her iPad.
This holiday shopping season will mark a turning point for Pinterest. It’s actively trying to help brands cash in. And this all-important shopping season companies are increasingly using it to drive online sales.
System launches from Nintendo tend to be smooth running affairs, but the ambitious nature of the Wii U has presented a few stumbling blocks for the company.
Holiday shoppers with a tablet computer on their gift list this year might be forgiven for feeling a bit overwhelmed. This year, it's no so simple to make a choice.
The fifth and final film in the franchise grossed an estimated $30.4 million from Thursday night and midnight shows in North America.
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Matt Hunter is the senior technology editor at CNBC.com.
Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.
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