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  • Inside Intel Today Tuesday, 19 Aug 2008 | 4:36 PM ET
    Intel's headquarters in Santa Clara, California.

    This is an important week for Intel, a company at a kind of competitive and technological crossroads. The company is hosting its annual developers' forum in San Francisco, with chairman and former CEO Craig Barrett delivering today's keynote.

  • Analyst: Apple's iPhone Devours Market Share Tuesday, 19 Aug 2008 | 11:16 AM ET
    Apple iPhone

    Over the past few weeks, several Wall Street kernels have popped when it comes to Apple. And this morning, Pacific Crest Securities' Andy Hargreaves focuses on Apple's iPhone and its momentum in the marketplace.

  • More Disgusting Food, California and Gaming Monday, 18 Aug 2008 | 4:07 PM ET

    The Burger King Bather continues to reverberate. As I blogged last week, a BK employee got fired for posting online a video someone shot of him taking a bath in the sink at work.

  • Deal or No Deal? EA & Take-Two, Round 2 Monday, 18 Aug 2008 | 3:47 PM ET

    First there was the craziness with Yahoo and Microsoft. Will they? Won't they? Should we even care anymore? Now, to quote Yogi Berra, it's like deja vu all over again, with investors in Electronic Arts and Take-Two Interactive wondering whether this marriage will ever come off, or whether the wheels come off the deal instead.

  • Electronic Arts Won't Extend Take-Two Deadline Monday, 18 Aug 2008 | 2:47 PM ET

    Video game publisher Electronic Arts may be retracting its hostile bid for smaller rival Take-Two Interactive Software, but a deal -- and a friendly one at that -- is more likely than ever.

  • It's a big day for Electronic Arts, and a big day for Madden fans. Tonight at midnight Madden NFL 09 goes on sale, the 20th anniversary of the longest-running franchise in sports video games.

  • For Apple Fans: 'I Am Rich' = 'I Am Dumb@f0' Friday, 8 Aug 2008 | 12:43 PM ET

    Put this one into the, "You Gotta Be Kiddin' Me," file. But it's gotten so serious that Apple Inc. was forced to take action.

  • Clone Wars: Hollywood's Next Big Thing Friday, 8 Aug 2008 | 12:39 PM ET
    Star Wars

    A week from today, LucasFilm and Warner Bros. will unleash "Star Wars: The Clone Wars," the latest installment of the Star Wars money-making machine. And with it comes the spotlight on cool technologies.

  • Nintendo Profit Rises 31.5% on Wii Demand Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 3:46 AM ET
    Nintendo Wii

    Nintendo's quarterly profit rose 31.5 percent on the runaway success of its Wii game console, but the Japanese video game maker kept its annual outlook well short of market expectations.

  • Electronic Arts Reports Steeper Loss; Shares Decline Tuesday, 29 Jul 2008 | 5:36 PM ET

    Electronic Arts was hit by a loss that was deeper than a year ago, and both the company's bottom line and topline were worse than expectations.

  • Apple No Longer Intel-Inside Only? Tuesday, 29 Jul 2008 | 2:02 PM ET

    The Apple switch from IBM's spacerPowerPC microprocessors to Intel's chips made big headlines a couple of years ago, and the relationship by all accounts, has been incredibly beneficial for both.

  • That Blog Post About My Son--More Of Your Emails Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 2:51 PM ET

    More email blasts regarding my tongue-in-cheek blog post about my son giving up his Xbox 360 for a PS3. Apparently the "tongue-in-cheek" part was more subtle than it should have been. Not that it would have made much difference.

  • Best-Selling Mobile Games Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 1:59 PM ET

    Addicted to your cell phone games? You’re not alone. Take a look at the best-selling ones, according to Nielsen Mobile.

  • IPhone Will Be A Game Changer For Games Industry Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 10:29 AM ET

    With enhanced graphics, faster download speeds and easier access to fee-based games, Apple’s second-generation iPhone has the potential to revitalize the mobile gaming industry, experts say.

  • The Ultimate Proof Sony Is Winning Monday, 21 Jul 2008 | 9:41 AM ET

    Forget the analysts. Forget the NPD sales figures. Forget the CEO’s. I live with the ultimate expert on the video game industry—my 16-year-old son. He not only plays video games, he watches every show about them on G4, he participates in chat rooms about them on the internet, he competes in a variety of games on a variety of platforms.

  • Gaming Giants Go Soft -- Karaoke Anyone? Thursday, 17 Jul 2008 | 12:23 PM ET

    Move over guns and grenades. Make room for karaoke microphones and Frisbees.  The gaming world is going soft. Having been the home of fairly violent games like the Xbox 360's "Halo 3" and PlayStation 3's "Resistance: Fall of Man," the video game industry is looking to to grab more of  the mass market consumer.

  • Microsoft will report its fourth fiscal earnings quarter after the bell today, and investors will be keenly watching guidance to make sure the company wasn't too aggressive in its forecasts the last time around.

  • It's that time again: the Electronics Entertainment Expo here in Los Angeles, at the LA Convention Center. Still a far more subdued expo than its heyday years, but bigger than last year's airplane hangar event in nearby Santa Monica.

  • Microsoft to Cut Price of Xbox 360 to $299 Thursday, 10 Jul 2008 | 9:49 PM ET
    Xbox 360

    Microsoft is set to cut the price of its best-selling Xbox 360 Pro model to $299 from $349, a source briefed on the matter said on Friday.

  • IPhone Games: Victors and Challengers Wednesday, 9 Jul 2008 | 5:25 PM ET

    The release of the new iPhone makes video game companies a hot stock, said David Garrity, director of research at Dinosaur Securities. Following are his top stock picks.