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Damian Thong, Senior Analyst, Japan Technology at Macquarie Securities tells CNBC's Cash Flow that gaming consoles have enjoyed a resurgence for the first time in years.
China's broad-based reform plans got a thumbs-up from the markets, with Hong Kong and mainland shares climbing Monday, leading regional gains.
Consumers in North America bought more than 1 million PS4s within the first 24 hours of the new $399 home video game console going on sale Friday.
Activist hackers linked to the collective known as Anonymous have accessed U.S. government computers in multiple agencies, the FBI warned.
It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
BOSTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 15- Activist hackers linked to the collective known as Anonymous have secretly accessed U.S. government computers in multiple agencies and stolen sensitive information in a campaign that began almost a year ago, the FBI warned this week.
Richard Wilson, CEO of TIGA, discusses the release of Sony's PS4 and says early indications show that it should be a success.
The next-generation system redefines immersive play with enhancements in graphics, social capabilities and second-screen features.
Sony releases its Play Station 4 on Friday, and Microsoft will launch its Xbox One next week. Scott Stein, CNET.com senior editor, discusses which wins for customers and for shareholders.
Ian Whittaker, media analyst at Liberum Capital, questions whether the price difference between the latest Xbox and PS4 is sustainable for Microsoft.
Will Guyatt, head of global communications at IGN.Com, describes the PS4 as the "first new high-powered console since 2006" and discusses what it means for the future of Sony and gaming.
Asia stocks rallied on Friday for a second straight session as investors cheered comments from Fed Vice Chair Janet Yellen.
Nintendo has posted its best monthly sales in the U.S. this year, boosted by the launch of the 2DS and games Pokémon X and Pokémon Y in August.
TOKYO, Nov 15- Japan's Nikkei average surged above the 15,000- mark for the first time in six months on Friday, as strong quarterly earnings buoyed financials while exporters took advantage of the yen's slide to a two-month low against the dollar.
Sony's PlayStation 4 is unveiled tonight at midnight, Andrew House, Sony Computer Entertainment Group CEO, says the company plans to sell 5 million units by the end of March, worldwide.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Japanese shares outperformed on Thursday as the yen weakened while the rest of Asian investors cheered dovish remarks from Fed Vice Chairman Janet Yellen.
The launch of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One marks a chance for Sony to win big after a string of losses and for Microsoft to expand beyond PCs.
With the launch of Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One this month, there's a lot of focus on next-generation games, but that shouldn't overshadow the fact that many of the year's best titles were made for current generation systems.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.