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Feb 19- Asian chat services KakaoTalk, LINE and WeChat threaten to overturn the mobile order of things, usurping the role of Google Inc, Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc and telecoms carriers as gatekeeper to the consumer.
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 13- Japanese online gaming firm Nexon Co Ltd will begin to aggressively explore U.S. acquisitions to further a long-standing plan to expand in Western markets, its CEO-elect Owen Mahoney said.
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 12- Nexon Co Ltd will elevate CFO Owen Mahoney to the post of CEO in March as the Japanese online gaming giant begins to aggressively explore U.S. acquisitions to further a long-standing plan to expand in Western markets.
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 12- Nexon Co Ltd will elevate CFO Owen Mahoney to the post of CEO in March as the South Korean online gaming giant begins to aggressively explore U.S. acquisitions to further a long-standing plan to expand in Western markets.
*EU puts pressure on Switzerland to change rules. Inc is shifting its main European tax base to Ireland from Switzerland, a Reuters examination of company statements and accounts shows, as pressure mounts on the Alpine nation to abolish some corporate tax incentives.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 28- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc lowered its 2015 revenue forecast on Tuesday as the arrival of new Xbox and PlayStation 4 consoles is resulting in weaker sales of games for older consoles.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 28- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc reported higher profit for the third quarter on sales of games for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles and digital offerings. For the three months ended Dec. 31, the company posted non-GAAP revenue of $1.57 billion compared with $1.18 billion a year ago.
Jan 17- Video games maker Electronic Arts Inc's shares rose as much as 12 percent after a report said three of its games were among the top 10 sellers in the United States last month, raising the company's growth prospects for the year.
Win or lose, a lawsuit against the NCAA to give college athletes compensation for the use of their likeness will likely change collegiate athletics.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Sellouts of the systems aren't surprising, but that they have essentially the same sales numbers is a bit unexpected.
Thursday's midday movers:
NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 26- Activist investor Carl Icahn will sell all his shares in Take-Two Interactive Software Inc back to the videogame company, netting a fat return on his investment in the "Grand Theft Auto" publisher.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- Microsoft Corp aims to upstage rival Sony Corp with a console that goes well beyond gaming and helps transform media viewing, a long-cherished but elusive goal. Yusuf Mehdi, chief marketing and strategy officer for Xbox, said preorders for Xbox One were running at twice the rate of 2005' s Xbox 360 but declined to elaborate.
*Exxon Mobil leads Dow after Buffett buy. *J.C. Penney, FedEx gain on hedge fund stakes. They rose 2.2 percent to $95.27 a day after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc disclosed a new $3.45 billion stake in the second-largest U.S. company by market value, behind only Apple Inc.
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 high profile launch of two gaming systems and a slew of new games, the video game industry is hoping Santa brings it a turnaround this year.
Cramer doesn't seem like the type to play games. What gives?
Stocks declined, with the S&P 500 halting a four-session record run, as Wall Street reacted to the Federal Reserve's decision to hold off on reducing its monetary stimulus.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.