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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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Microsoft to slash Xbox One by $50 until year's end

The company already cut the price tag of its not-yet-a-year-old game console by $100 when it removed the Kinect camera accessory. Now, it's nipping off another $50 as the holiday-shopping season kicks in.

By October 27, 2014

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Electronic Arts upbeat about the holiday shopping season

Ahead of a holiday season with high-profile releases, game maker and publisher Electronic Arts is signaling a healthier turn for the console games industry.

By October 28, 2014

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PS4 update adds new voice commands, YouTube sharing

Sony delivers a major update to the PlayStation 4, with enhancements like new voice commands, sharing options, customized background and live-streaming settings.

By October 28, 2014

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Don't expect Fitbit to integrate with Apple HealthKit anytime soon

The wearable device maker is still keeping Apple and its health data platform at arm's length, particularly after the iPhone maker cut the cord on their retail relationship.

By October 27, 2014

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MacBook Air rules thin-and-light laptop market, says NPD

Apple's MacBook Air dominates the thin-and-light market in the U.S. And its momentum shows no signs of slowing down with the well-received 2013 model.

By June 29, 2013

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Video game software still struggling despite Destiny release

Thanks to the launch of Activision's Destiny, the game industry managed a modest September but is still seeing a slump in software sales, according to NPD Group's latest monthly report.

By October 16, 2014

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Tablet demand slows in wake of larger phones, cheaper notebooks

Regardless, shipments of larger-screened tablets will rise over the next several years, says market researcher NPD DisplaySearch.

By September 30, 2014

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Apple's Beats, Bose settle patent spat over noise-canceling tech

Bose filed suit against Beats in July, accusing the rival headphone and speaker maker of infringing five patents related to noise-canceling headphones.

By October 10, 2014