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Asian markets ended mixed on Thursday amid hopes for fresh European stimulus while new data reinforced expectations for tighter U.S. monetary policy.
LOS ANGELES— A federal judge has given preliminary approval to a settlement of up to $8 million between Sony Pictures Entertainment and current and former employees related to the hack of the company's computers last year. Under the deal, Sony agreed to reimburse employees up to $10,000 apiece for identity-theft losses, to cover the cost of credit-fraud...
The three-year Thanksgiving week winning streak on Wall Street remains in play. The stock market will be closed tomorrow for Thanksgiving Day, and open for just a half day on Friday.
TOKYO, Nov 25- Sony Corp on Wednesday said sales of its PlayStation 4 video game console exceeded 30.2 million units as of Nov. 22, as global price cuts ahead of the year-end holiday season bolstered demand. The PlayStation 4, which went on sale in late 2013, has been Sony's fastest-selling game console, the Japanese electronics manufacturer said.
While fresh geopolitical fears after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane sent most Asian equities lower, oil prices and some energy plays saw gains.
Jim Cramer says HACK is back! He crowns this stock the No. 1 winner of cybersecurity, and thinks it is headed much higher.
Asian equity markets finished mixed on Tuesday afternoon, following a lower finish from Wall Street overnight.
1. "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay— Part 2," Lionsgate, $102,665,981, 4,175 locations, $24,591 average, $102,665,981, 1 week. 2. "Spectre," Sony, $15,043,729, 3,659 locations, $4,111 average, $154,146,608, 3 weeks. 3. "The Peanuts Movie," 20th Century Fox, $13,203,590, 3,671 locations, $3,597 average, $99,346,727, 3 weeks.
Experts contend that when planned properly, consumers can still snag big savings on Black Friday.
LOS ANGELES, Nov 22- "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 2" dominated the weekend box office. The series made up some ground overseas, picking up $147 million after debuting in nearly every significant foreign territory, including China. That left it with a worldwide haul of $247 million, less than the $274.9 million global kickoff enjoyed by "Mockingjay- Part 1" and far...
LOS ANGELES— "Mockingjay— Part 2," the final "Hunger Games" film, soared to a $101 million opening in its first weekend in theaters, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. Lionsgate split the final book in Suzanne Collins' trilogy into two films, following the precedent of "Twilight" and " Harry Potter." "Mockingjay— Part 1" opened on this weekend last year to $121.9 million,...
LOS ANGELES, Nov 22- "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 2" dominated the weekend box office with the final film in the science-fiction franchise debuting to $101 million. The series made up ground overseas, picking up $147 million after debuting in nearly every significant foreign territory, including China. The Night Before, "a bawdy comedy with Seth Rogen and...
First, it's imperative that you know which game consoles your recipient owns— Sony's PlayStation 4, Microsoft's Xbox One or Nintendo's Wii U. Then you're ready to hit the stores. All of these picks are available at big-box retailers like Target and Best Buy or smaller game stores like GameStop. — "Rock Band 4" offers the full package— fake guitar/bass, drums and...
Asian equities bucked the trend on Wall Street overnight and finished strongly on Friday, even as a Fed rate hike lingered on investors' minds.
Asian shares traded mixed on Wednesday, as investors remain cautious over the latest global geopolitical developments in the wake of Paris terror attacks.
1. "Spectre," Sony, $33,681,104, 3,929 locations, $8,572 average, $128,981,285, 2 weeks. 2. "The Peanuts Movie," 20th Century Fox, $24,013,538, 3,902 locations, $6,154 average, $82,303,394, 2 weeks. 4. "The Martian," 20th Century Fox, $6,712,171, 2,788 locations, $2,408 average, $207,394,787, 7 weeks.
OAKLAND, Calif.— Pandora says it is acquiring technology and intellectual property from Rdio and will add new features to its Internet music streaming service by late next year. The $75 million cash deal depends on Rdio seeking bankruptcy protection and gaining court approval for the deal. CEO Brian McAndrews said Monday that Pandora wants to redefine itself.
NEW YORK— The deadly attacks in Paris may soon reopen the debate over whether— and how— tech companies should let governments bypass the data scrambling that shields everyday commerce and daily digital life. So far, there's no hard evidence that the Paris extremists relied on encrypted communications— essentially, encoded digital messages that can't be read...
Last week's deadly terror attacks in Paris and Beirut have stirred up political tensions in an unlikely locale: Silicon Valley.
Terrorists could be using the Sony PlayStation 4 to communicate because it is so hard to monitor, according to Belgium’s interior minister.