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  • *Sony's PlayStation network back up after attack. SAN FRANCISCO/ TOKYO, Aug 25- Sony Corp's PlayStation Network was back online on Monday following a cyber attack that took it down over the weekend, which coincided with a bomb scare on a commercial flight carrying a top Sony executive in the United States.

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ TOKYO, Aug 25- Sony Corp said hackers had taken down its PlayStation Network without compromising its 53 million users' personal data, while the FBI was investigating a bomb scare on a flight carrying a top Sony executive in the United States. Sony said on Monday it was still trying to restore access to its gaming network after the attack on Sunday.

  • Smaller cloud companies chase new business models Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    Nothing concentrates minds at a tech start-up like living in the middle of a price war between Amazon and Google. NYT reports.

  • China's own OS to take on Microsoft, Google Sunday, 24 Aug 2014 | 7:36 PM ET

    China could have a new homegrown operating system by October to take on imported rivals such as Microsoft, Google and Apple.

  • China plans OS to compete with Android, Windows Sunday, 24 Aug 2014 | 4:43 PM ET

    China could have a new homegrown operating system by October to take on imported rivals such as Microsoft, Google and Apple.

  • SHANGHAI, Aug 24- China could have a new homegrown operating system by October to take on imported rivals such as Microsoft Corp, Google Inc and Apple Inc, Xinhua news agency said on Sunday. China is now looking to help its domestic industry catch up with imported systems such as Microsoft's Windows and Google's mobile operating system Android.

  • Amazon developing ad software: Report Saturday, 23 Aug 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

    Amazon is planning to develop its own software for placing advertisements online, The Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Aug 22- Amazon Inc is planning to develop its own software for placing advertisements online, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Apple Inc. rose. 7 percent to $101.32 with 43,141,300 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 1.0 percent to $24.65 with 22,216,700 shares traded. Facebook Inc. was unchanged at $74.57 with 20,568,200 shares traded.

  • 'Madden' game kicks off big digital push for EA Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 1:04 PM ET
    Screen image from Madden 15

    EA is counting on its "Madden" football franchise to help it launch the company's boldest digital push to date.

  • Ahead of the Bell: GameStop shares rise on results Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 7:48 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of GameStop jumped in premarket trading Friday after the video game retailer said its quarterly profit more than doubled on strong sales of new consoles.

  • BEIJING, Aug 22- China's pricing regulator said on Friday U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc was seeking to end an investigation into monopoly practices and had expressed willingness to improve and correct pricing issues.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 21- U.S video game service Ouya is turning to Asia to capture the growth that has eluded the startup on its own home turf. Xiaomi, which in three years became China's top smartphone seller ahead of Apple Inc and Samsung, harbors ambitions beyond mobile gadgets.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 21- GameStop Corp on Thursday reported its quarterly revenue surged by 25 percent over the prior year, topping expectations, buoyed by the success of new game releases as well as solid sales of gaming hardware from Microsoft and Sony Corp..

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    Apple Inc. was unchanged at $100.58 with 32,623,400 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 7 percent to $24.89 with 20,478,400 shares traded. eBay Inc. rose 4.7 percent to $55.89 with 50,234,100 shares traded.

  • OSLO, Aug 21- Microsoft has agreed to install Opera Software's Internet browser on low and mid-market mobile phones it inherited from Nokia, potentially putting Opera Mini on another 100 million phones year.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 1:49 PM ET

    Amicus Therapeutics rose 20.4 percent to $5.50 with 24,558,700 shares traded. Apple Inc. was unchanged at $100.57 with 51,290,400 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 3 percent to $24.71 with 20,112,700 shares traded.

  • Ballmer bounces from Microsoft board     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 11:08 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO and CNBC's Jon Fortt, discuss Steve Ballmer's exit from Microsoft's board to run the L.A. Clippers.

  • No Ballmer equal more cash for Microsoft?     Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 10:17 AM ET

    Rick Sherlund, Nomura Securities, explains why Steve Ballmer stepping down from Microsoft's board will lead to changing dynamics on the board that could lead to more cash for shareholders.

  • B&N, Samsung unveil reading-focused Nook tablet Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 9:56 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Barnes& Noble and Samsung unveiled a new reading-focused tablet that will replace the bookseller's own Nook tablets. The move had been expected since Barnes& Noble said in June it would team up with Samsung to release co-branded Nook tablets in August.