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  • Sony PlayStation hacked     Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 11:07 AM ET

    Sony's PlayStation network was taken offline by hackers. The "Squawk Alley" team and Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, discuss the severity of the hack and if it will impact revenues.

  • '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.

  • Flappy Bird creator's new game shoots up charts Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 4:33 PM ET
    Screen image of Swing Copters

    The Vietnamese developer behind the viral hit has a new hit game in stores—and it might be even more addictive than his first.

  • Cheaper may have paid off for Sony in games battle Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 10:58 AM ET
    Playstation PS4 consoles on sale at Best Buy.

    Few know why the PlayStation 4 has won the recent console war, but a Nielsen study suggests that gamers aren't very brand loyal. Re/code reports.

  • GameStop CEO undergoes surgery for brain tumor Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 10:34 AM ET

    GameStop said Chief Executive Paul Raines underwent an unexpected surgery last week for a small cancerous brain tumor.

  • Activision's 'Destiny' sets pre-order record: Exec Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:11 AM ET

    An Activision Blizzard executive said the company's upcoming "Destiny" game has set a video game industry record as the most pre-ordered new title.

  • PlayStation 4 sales hit 10M in blow to Microsoft Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 6:56 AM ET

    Sony has sold over 10 million PlayStation 4 (PS4) devices, the company said on Tuesday, landing a major blow to rival Microsoft's Xbox One.

  • King Digital shares plunge on poor sales, outlook Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 4:02 PM ET
    Pedestrians walk past a King Digital Entertainment banner on the facade of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    King Digital Entertainment reported quarterly earnings of 59 cents per share on $594 million in revenue on Tuesday.

  • Twitch brings the copyright hammer down Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 11:24 AM ET
    Attendees walk past televisions showing live streams of Twitch Interactive's video service during the E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles.

    Videogame streaming site Twitch can no longer fly under the legal radar, as evidenced by the announcement that videos in its archives with unlicensed music will be flagged muted.

  • Why did 'Flappy Bird' return on Amazon? Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 1:16 PM ET
    Flappy Bird app game.

    Back by unpopular demand, it’s Flappy Bird. Re/Code reports.

  • Artist sues over 'Angry Birds' royalties Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 12:37 PM ET

    Artist Juli Adams has accused pet supply company Hartz Mountain Company of illegally selling her 'Angry Birds' designs.

  • Nintendo hit by sliding sales, posts loss Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 4:01 AM ET
    The Nintendo Wii U

    Japanese video game maker Nintendo posted a worse-than-expected operating loss in the second quarter as it struggles with shrinking sales.

  • The costumed fandom of Comic-Con Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 5:50 PM ET
    An attendee dressed as Spider-Man arrives for Comic-Con International 2014 in San Diego.

    Nerdom has become big business in the years since legions of costumed fans first descended on San Diego.

  • Is the game over for Nintendo?     Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Atul Goyal, analyst at Jefferies, says Nintendo needs to change strategy and go where their customers are: mobile.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 22- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc reported higher revenue and profit for the first quarter, driven by robust sales of its "Titanfall" game, digital sales and cost control. For the three months ended June 30, the company posted non-GAAP revenue of $775 million, compared with $495 million a year ago.

  • Electronic Arts Q1 big earnings beat     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 4:03 PM ET

    Electronic Arts is reporting Q1 EPS of $0.19 ex-items on revenue of $775 million ex-items, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Next iPhone to offer bigger screens: WSJ Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 3:49 AM ET
    A Samsung Galaxy S5, left, and an Apple iPhone 5c

    Apple is planning on launching the latest version of its iPhone, with a significantly larger screen according to the Wall Street Journal.

  • Why the Xbox One is gaining on the PlayStation 4 Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 1:40 PM ET
    Xbox and PlayStation signage on display at the 2014 E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo.

    Sony's PlayStation 4 is outselling Xbox One, but Microsoft could still gain ground and be a fierce competitor in consoles.

  • Atari introduces LGBT-themed mobile game Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 3:23 PM ET
    Video game icon Atari is emerging from bankruptcy to jump into the world of social casino gaming.

    The struggling video game company recently introduced PrideFest, a mobile game tailored to the LGBT community and Pride celebrations.

  • Microsoft to shutter Xbox Entertainment Studios Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 4:14 PM ET
    A man walks past the Microsoft Xbox One logo during a media event ahead of the E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles.

    Microsoft will shut down Xbox Entertainment Studios, ending an ambitious foray into original video programming. Re/code reports.

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