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Japanese video game maker Nintendo posted a worse-than-expected operating loss in the second quarter as it struggles with shrinking sales.
Nerdom has become big business in the years since legions of costumed fans first descended on San Diego.
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 is reporting Q1 EPS of $0.19 ex-items on revenue of $775 million ex-items, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Apple is planning on launching the latest version of its iPhone, with a significantly larger screen according to the Wall Street Journal.
Sony's PlayStation 4 is outselling Xbox One, but Microsoft could still gain ground and be a fierce competitor in consoles.
The struggling video game company recently introduced PrideFest, a mobile game tailored to the LGBT community and Pride celebrations.
Microsoft will shut down Xbox Entertainment Studios, ending an ambitious foray into original video programming. Re/code reports.
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega is suing Activision Blizzard for using his name and image in its "Call of Duty" video game series.
After a streaming porn site offered to sponsor competitive gaming, many gaming groups indicated the sponsorship could violate policies.
Today is the sixth anniversary of Apple's app store. CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at the biggest winners in the app economy. Dan Ackerman, Cnet.com senior editor, provides insight.
Today is the sixth anniversary of Apple's App Store, which helped transform the broader app economy from a niche market into a global phenomenon.
Michael Olson, Piper Jaffray senior research analyst, explains why he raised the price target on King Digital to $28 per share and is "optimistic" on the gaming space.
Zynga is returning to Nasdaq compliance with two new board appointments.
Despite new airline rules allowing users to stay on their smartphones from takeoff to touchdown, only a small percent do. USA Today reports.
GoPro has just about doubling from its IPO price of $24 and analysts think it will still power higher.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 25- Oculus VR, the technology startup that Facebook Inc is buying for $2 billion, has denied improperly using video game publisher ZeniMax Media Inc's trade secrets to create its virtual reality gaming headset.
Though Zynga co-founder Tom Bollich is out to disrupt the legal marijuana industry, he feels more regulation is needed.
VidCon, the largest digital video convention in the world, attracts 18,000 content creators, fans, and increasingly advertisers.
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Matt Hunter is the senior technology editor at CNBC.com.
Cadie Thompson is a tech reporter for the Enterprise Team for CNBC.com.
Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.
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Josh Lipton is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau.
Mark Berniker is CNBC's Silicon Valley/San Francisco Bureau Chief covering technology and digital media.
Apple's mobile payments service and the cryptocurrency are "not super comparable," says investor Cameron Winklevoss.
Rather than jump at the Alibaba IPO, RiverPark/Wedgewood fund's David Rolfe might "wait years to get it at our price."
Though Alibaba is seeking a valuation of as much as $162.7 billion, one stock market pro thinks it could fetch up to $240 billion.