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April 21, 2014
07:16 EDTNTDOY, TTWO, EA, SNE, GME, MSFT, ATVIElectronic Arts' Titanfall leads March game software sales, Joystiq reports
Electronic Arts' (EA) Titanfall was the top-selling game for March, but the Xbox One exclusive title was not enough for Microsoft's (MSFT) console to outsell Sony's (SNE) Playstation 4 during the month, Joystiq reported late Thursday, citing monthly data from NPD Group. Software sales declined 27% overall in the month, while total sales of gaming systems, software and accessories were up 3% year-over-year, NPD said. Other publicly traded companies in the video game space include Activision Blizzard (ATVI), GameStop (GME), Nintendo (NTODY) and Take-Two (TTWO). Reference Link
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June 23, 2015
06:04 EDTMSFTOracle says extending enterprise cloud portfolio
At a live event yesterday, Oracle (ORCL) Executive Chairman of the Board and CTO Larry Ellison announced new additions to the Oracle Cloud Platform, a comprehensive, integrated suite of services that make it easier for developers, IT professionals, business users and analysts to build, extend and integrate cloud applications. With more than 24 new cloud services, the Oracle Cloud Platform "extends Oracle's leadership with the world's broadest and deepest portfolio" of SaaS, PaaS and IaaS. Newly available Oracle Cloud services include, Oracle Database Cloud - Exadata, Oracle Archive Storage Cloud, Oracle Big Data Cloud, Oracle Integration Cloud, Oracle Mobile Cloud, and Oracle Process Cloud. The Oracle Cloud Platform helps customers build new applications, extend existing ones, and easily move existing on-premises workloads to the cloud with no application changes. The services are designed to maximize end user experience and productivity; enable developers to manage and analyze data, rapidly develop, test and deploy applications; enable architects to quickly integrate across on-premises and cloud applications; and enable business users to drive rich business insights and enterprise collaboration. With the Oracle Cloud Platform, customers and partners are able to take advantage of the industry-leading Oracle middleware and database software that thousands of global organizations already use to run their own businesses, all delivered via cloud. The extensive level of automation that has been engineered into the Oracle Cloud, results in faster time-to-value, greater innovation, and lower cost for customers. "Oracle is growing really fast. We sold $426M worth of business in SaaS and PaaS last quarter, a 200 percent increase over the same quarter last year. That's an industry record, no company has ever sold that much in just one quarter," said Ellison. "Oracle is the only company on the planet that can deliver a complete, integrated, standards-based suite of services at every layer of the cloud. Those technology advantages enable us to be much more cost-effective than our competitors. Our new Archive Storage service goes head-to-head with Amazon Glacier (AMZN) and it's one-tenth their price."
05:56 EDTMSFTEarnings Watch: Analyst says BlackBerry's FY16 targets looking 'unttainable'
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June 22, 2015
14:42 EDTMSFTOculus potential not reflected in Facebook's stock price, Piper Jaffray says
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09:51 EDTSNESony to launch 1-terabyte PlayStation 4 in July
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09:14 EDTNTDOYOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
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June 21, 2015
14:44 EDTMSFTFitbit shares likely to see 'typical IPO' subpair gains, Barron's says
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13:29 EDTNTDOYNintendo shares could reach $80 in three years, Barron's says
Shares of Nintendo could rise 50% over the next year and reach $80 within three years, Barron's contends in a feature article, citing the company's decision to develop smartphone games. Nintendo's decision to diversify away from dedicated game consoles and into the smartphone gaming space could yield as much as $5.1B in profit, Barron's argues. Reference Link
June 19, 2015
08:06 EDTMSFTMicrosoft Azure its key to the cloud, says UBS
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07:51 EDTMSFT, SNE, GMEGameStop CFO says 'blown away' by Microsoft virtual reality demonstration
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06:22 EDTMSFTMicrosoft to offer more Lumia phones through U.S. carriers, Re/code reports
Microsoft (MSFT) will be offering more of its Lumia smartphones through U.S. wireless carriers, Re/code reports. Beginning next week, the company’s Lumia 640 XL smartphone will be available through AT&T (T) for around $250, the report says. The Lumia 735 will begin selling through Verizon (VZ) at around $200, Re/code reports. Reference Link
06:17 EDTMSFTEU gives Google critics one month to remark on antitrust charges, Reuters says
European Union antitrust regulators have sent copies of their charges against Google (GOOG) to critics of the company and given them a month to comment on the charges, Reuters reports, citing one of the complainants. Google has been accused by many companies of abusing its market power and cheating consumers and rivals by tweaking search results to favor its shopping service, the report says. 19 companies, including Microsoft (MSFT) and TripAdvisor (TRIP), are expected to receive the EU charge sheet, Reuters says. Reference Link
June 18, 2015
19:04 EDTSNEMore documents from Sony cyber attack published on WikiLeaks, Re/Code says
WikiLeaks published 276,394 more documents stolen from Sony Pictures during the movie studio's cyber attack, reports Re/Code. Reference Link
13:02 EDTMSFTWorldwide wearables market forecast to grow 173.3% in 2015, IDC says
The wearables market maintained its upward trajectory in the first quarter of 2015 as new vendors, including Apple (AAPL), prepared to enter the market. A new forecast from the International Data Corporation, IDC, Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker estimates that 72.1M wearable devices will be shipped in 2015, up a strong 173.3% from the 26.4 million units shipped in 2014. Shipment volumes are expected to experience a compound annual growth rate, CAGR, of 42.6% over the five-year forecast period, reaching 155.7M units shipped in 2019. "We expect smart wearables, those capable of running third party apps, to take the lead in 2016," added Ubrani. "Smart wearables like the Apple (AAPL) Watch and Micosoft's (MSFT) Hololens are indicative of an upcoming change in computing, and the transition from basic to smart wearables opens up a slew of opportunities for vendors, app developers, and accessory makers." Other companies that have been mentioned in the wearable tech group include Google (GOOG), GoPro (GPRO) and Fitbit (FIT). Reference Link
08:04 EDTMSFTGoogle accelerating pace of cloud product innovation, says Baird
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06:48 EDTMSFTGoogle, Microsoft, Mozilla announce WebAssembly partnership, TechCrunch says
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06:41 EDTMSFTMicrosoft's Jo Harlow leaves company in realignment, The Verge reports
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06:10 EDTMSFTMicrosoft writedown for Nokia now more likely, says Jefferies
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June 17, 2015
10:11 EDTMSFTMicrosoft aligns engineering team, Chief Insights Officer to leave
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09:46 EDTTTWO, MSFT, EA, ATVIJefferies to hold company meetings at E3 Expo
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07:19 EDTTTWO, ATVI, EAPiper Jaffray to hold company meetings
Piper Meetings @ E3 Conference will be held in Los Angeles on June 17.
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