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Posted by dmercer @ 23/02/2015 15:25:00
My colleague at Decipher, Nigel Walley, has done a read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 18/02/2015 15:18:00
Sony sold its online game division, Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) to New York investment firm Columbus Nova for an undisclosed sum. The former SOE will operate... read more

Posted by dmercer @ 18/02/2015 14:17:00
The latest forecast for global games console adoption from my colleague Eric Smith quantifies the scale of Son... read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 13/02/2015 20:13:00
Not content to allow Netflix’s European expansion to go unchallenged Wuaki TV announced that it plans to expand to 15 c... read more

Posted by AThorwart @ 13/02/2015 18:08:00
In Chinese folklore, the year 2015 is the year of the Goat. However, according to Microsoft’s most recent activity it might actually be the year of productivity. read more

Posted by PLin @ 13/02/2015 09:44:00
According to the latest report -- Global ... read more

Posted by PLin @ 13/02/2015 07:12:00
According to the latest report -- Global ... read more

Posted by dwatkins @ 11/02/2015 05:26:00
I took the opportunity of being in Tokyo this week to visit one of the country's leading consumer electronics retailers, Yodabashi Camera. The Akihabara branch I visted is vast with products arranged into clear categories across 6 floors. I headed straight to the busy Audio Visual floor to check ... read more

Posted by AThorwart @ 10/02/2015 14:21:00
Before getting into the particulars of how the NBA and Tencent each benefit from this partnership it is important to note that the NBA has a rich history in China. Dating back to 2006 (yes that was 8! years ago and I was still in high school) the NBA and Lenovo officially announ... read more

Posted by wshi @ 09/02/2015 09:19:00
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Posted by MGoodman @ 05/02/2015 18:20:00
Live sporting events, along with reality TV, have long been one of the driving forces behind linear TV but even this is changing. NBC Sports Live Extra, powered ... read more

Posted by lkawasaki @ 05/02/2015 02:12:00
Super Bowl XLIX was the most-watched program in the U.S. television hist... read more

Posted by nmawston @ 26/01/2015 11:22:00
According to our WDE (Wearables) service, Hyundai, of South Korea, recently introduced its Blue Link app for Android Wear devices that will allow US and globa... read more

Posted by npatel @ 22/01/2015 09:02:00
If rumors relating to Google acquiring Softcard are true could combining the efforts of two struggling mobile NFC payment and marketing ecosystems improve Google’s chances of success? The above rumor raises three critical questions - How does this ... read more

Posted by dmercer @ 16/01/2015 17:34:00
One of the key trends at CES 2015 was the widespread renewed interest in audio. After 15 years or so of “digital” (ie online) music in the form, primarily, of convenient but low grade MP3 downloadsand streamed services, it seems that industry majors are finally ready to persuade a ne... read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 16/01/2015 17:19:00
When Sony first launch its cloud gaming service, PlayStation Now, it allowed for individual game rentals in increments of 4-hours, 7-days, 30-days, and 90-day. This model, however, i... read more

Posted by PLin @ 13/01/2015 05:08:00
According to the latest report ‘Global Smartwatch Display Size Sales Forecast: 2012 to 2020’ from our Wearable Device Ecosystem (WDE) research service, global smartwatch volumes will be dominated by <... read more

Posted by lkawasaki @ 12/01/2015 20:11:00
The 2015 Golden Globe Awards was filled with surprises for the TV entertainment industry and was a significant indication of changing consumer viewing behaviors. Amazon made history earning Golden Globes in both categories it received nominations, be... read more

Posted by lkawasaki @ 12/01/2015 17:11:00
Digital advertising revenues are closing the gap with traditional media as consumers internet usage continues to grow. In fact in many countries ad spending on traditional platforms such as print (newspaper/magazine) and TV have started to flatten ou... read more

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