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Ad sales slump but Yahoo promises an Alibaba payday

CEO Marissa Mayer tells investors they'll share in half the proceeds from Alibaba's blockbuster IPO. Yahoo also plans on holding on to a larger stake in the Chinese e-commerce firm than previously reported.

By July 15, 2014


Forza 6 director defends microtransactions

"You can turn them off."

By November 19, 2015


Xbox One/Xbox 360 Black Friday game sale goes live, see the deals here

Grand Theft Auto V, Red Dead Redemption, Mortal Kombat X, and many more see hefty discounts.

By November 19, 2015


EA doesn't want to 'nickel and dime' players with microtransactions

EA CFO Blake Jorgensen said discussions around monetization happen after new features are designed.

By November 16, 2015


This Xbox One deal offers free Assassin's Creed: Unity and game of your choosing

Microsoft launches a nice deal on new Xbox One hardware; see the full list of free games here.

By September 3, 2015


Yahoo earnings play second fiddle to Alibaba payout -- again

Chief executive Marissa Mayer delivers better-than-expected sales. But admits Alibaba gains are "top of mind" for investors.

By July 21, 2015


Spotify gets $250M payday led by Silicon Valley investment firm

The investment led by Technology Crossover Ventures values the upstart streaming-music service at more than $4 billion, according to a report.

By November 21, 2013


$100,000 payday for discoverer of Microsoft Windows bug

Microsoft pays cold hard cash to a British security researcher who uncovered a bug in a preview version of the operating system.

By October 10, 2013


Nokia's Elop set for big payday thanks to Microsoft deal

Elop, seen as a potential successor to departing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, is set to get roughly $25.5 million in compensation following the close of the deal.

By September 19, 2013


Get an Apple TV and $10 Target gift card for $69

Yeah, the deal is only so-so, but it does raise the question of whether Apple TV remains a competitive streamer. Plus: two bonus deals!

By April 3, 2015