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  • WoW Fights New Front in China Tuesday, 3 Nov 2009 | 12:01 PM ET

    Big problems for World of Warcraft fans in China, and there are lots of them, as first reported by GameSpot yesterday. But this could be as big, if not a bigger problem for Activision investors and that's why it's certainly worth mentioning here.

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  • Consumers Buried Paul: 'Beatles Rock Band' a Sales Dud Tuesday, 20 Oct 2009 | 6:10 PM ET
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    Despite an extensive marketing campaign, positive reviews and some of the most widespread media attention ever given to a video game, “The Beatles: Rock Band” had a relatively lackluster first month on store shelves.

  • Video Game Sales Rebound in September, but Barely Monday, 19 Oct 2009 | 6:39 PM ET
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    The good news: After six consecutive months of negative numbers, the video game industry finally had a month that topped 2008’s sales figures. The bad news: It only did so by the skin of its teeth.

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    The November 2005 launch of the Xbox 360 marked not only the beginning of a new cycle of video game hardware, it also launched a new era in video game pricing.

  • How Do iPhone Game Companies Make Money? Friday, 9 Oct 2009 | 5:27 PM ET
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    IPhone downloads count both free demos and paid games — and free is always more popular. So how does a small developer make a profit?

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  • Microsoft Looks to ‘Halo’ Once More for Profits Friday, 18 Sep 2009 | 10:11 AM ET
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    When Microsoft released “Halo 3” a little shy of two years ago, it was a certifiable entertainment event. The conclusion of the hit franchise’s trilogy would ultimately sell 5.9 million copies, making it one of the top selling games of this generation of video game systems.

  • British Invasion: 60's Hits Spark Video Game Craze? Wednesday, 9 Sep 2009 | 5:41 PM ET

    Once again giddy teens are glued to their TV sets swooning over The Beatles – but this Fab 4 phenomenon has a modern twist.

  • Can the Beatles Rock Viacom and the Game World? Wednesday, 9 Sep 2009 | 4:15 PM ET
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    The video game business needs "Help!" It's been "A Hard Day's Night" as game sales dropped 14 percent this year; sales of music video games, the biggest game category last year with nearly $2 billion in revenue, have fallen by nearly half. Now Viacom is hoping to "Get Back" with a little help from its friends, The Beatles.

  • US Stocks Retreat After China Selloff Monday, 31 Aug 2009 | 10:40 AM ET

    Stocks pulled back Monday as a major selloff in China set the stage for a rough day on the US markets.

  • Futures Fall, Tracking China's 6% Selloff Monday, 31 Aug 2009 | 8:01 AM ET

    The last trading day of August begins with some significant positives in the books: barring a major selloff Monday, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq will chalk up their sixth straight monthly gains, and the Dow will have its fifth monthly gain in the past six months.

  • Price Wars: The Latest Noteworthy Markdown Thursday, 27 Aug 2009 | 5:35 PM ET

    These days it seems just about everybody is slashing prices. And the latest markdown might leave you head over heels!

  • PS3 Price Cut is Just the Start: GameStop Execs Thursday, 20 Aug 2009 | 3:05 PM ET
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    GameStop executives, who led the call for price reductions on the PlayStation 3 earlier this year, say they were a bit surprised with the timing of Sony’s actions earlier this week. But now that Sony has capitulated, they're expecting Microsoft and Nintendo to react.

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  • Fortune 100 Fastest-Growing Companies Monday, 17 Aug 2009 | 11:00 AM ET
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    For the first time, Fortune opened its 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list to businesses around the world (if they trade on a U.S. exchange and file quarterly reports)—a change that landed Canada's Research in Motion in the No. 1 spot and two Chinese companies in the top 10.

  • Fortune 100 Fastest-Growing Companies Monday, 17 Aug 2009 | 10:49 AM ET

    For the first time, Fortune opened its 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list to businesses around the world (if they trade on a U.S. exchange and file quarterly reports)—a change that landed Canada's Research in Motion in the No. 1 spot and two Chinese companies in the top 10.

  • Lightning Round OT: Advanced Micro Devices and More Friday, 7 Aug 2009 | 7:36 PM ET

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  • Stocks End Lower; S&P Holds Above 1,000 Wednesday, 5 Aug 2009 | 5:18 PM ET

    Stocks ended lower Wednesday, despite a late attempt at a recovery, as disappointing readings on the service sector and employment situation, as well as a cautious outlook from Dow component P&G, fueled concerns about the economic recovery.

  • Stocks Fall After Jobs Miss; Banks Rise Wednesday, 5 Aug 2009 | 1:06 PM ET

    Stocks tumbled Wednesday following disappointing readings on the service sector and employment situation, as well as a cautious outlook from Dow component P&G.