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Sony's PlayStation 4 continues to soar with 20M sold

By contrast, Microsoft's most recent public count in November noted Xbox One sales at around 10 million, though that figure is likely much higher after a strong holiday-shopping season.

By March 4, 2015

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HBO blasts NPD study, says TV subscriptions are on the rise

"The research is simply incorrect," said a representative for both HBO and Cinemax.

By January 22, 2014

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People growing more hip to wearables, NPD study finds

More than half of those polled said they are aware of wearable tech devices and a third of those respondents said they're likely to buy one, according to the research firm.

By January 7, 2014

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What's inside your smartphone? Most customers don't care

Samsung's easy dismissal of Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor highlights the chipmaker's weak brand power with consumers. What can Qualcomm do to raise its profile?

By March 2, 2015

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Big future in Broadcom's little set-top box?

The chipmaker has been working on new technology for its cable provider customers, including a TV dongle and a chip for faster broadband speeds.

By February 1, 2015

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EA scores with shift to online play

Despite falling profits, EA's quarterly results should impress Wall Street as the company continues focusing its efforts on selling games over the Internet.

By January 27, 2015

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For video game industry, 2014 couldn't escape slumping game sales

The latest figures show that sales of games on discs staggered during the holidays, continuing a trend that persisted throughout the year.

By January 15, 2015

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Nintendo's 3DS midlife crisis: Can Mario protect it from mobile?

The company dominates among handhelds dedicated to gaming only, so its biggest challenge remains keeping the 3DS relevant in the smartphone and tablet era.

By January 15, 2015

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Fitbit's newest wearables begin shipping to customers

The wearable tech maker is releasing its newest gadgets, which add heart rate monitoring to their list of features, to North American customers.

By January 6, 2015

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Samsung sells more than half of all 4K TVs in the world

It's not just smartphones. Samsung says it's maintaining its dominance in the TV market as the industry moves to ultra-high definition.

By January 5, 2015