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Conan O’Brien visits Microsoft, tries out for Halo 4 role

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Microsoft yesterday announced a Nov. 6 release date for “Halo 4,” the next installment in the blockbuster video-game series for Xbox 360, which is being developed for the first time by Microsoft’s 343 Industries — the first Halo game to be made outside the auspices of the franchise’s original...
Conan O’Brien visits Microsoft, tries out for Halo 4 role
Why Max Payne 3 could be this year’s next big blockbuster video game

Blockbuster joins UK retail casualty list and calls in the administrators

www.guardian.co.uk
More than 4,000 jobs at risk after Christmas woe but analysts say video rental chain failed to keep up with the competitionThe Blockbuster video rental chain became the third major high street casualty in a week on Wednesday, collapsing into administration and taking the total number of retail jobs at...
Blockbuster joins UK retail casualty list and calls in the administrators
Google Says Gamers Are Searching For Their Favorite Titles More, And Earlier, Than Ever
Op-Ed: E3 games exploit real fears in a tumultuous world

Desperate to become a wireless broadband player, Dish ups bid for Clearwire

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Folks, we’re in a good old-fashioned bidding war! Dish has now upped its own bid for Clearwire to $4.40 per share, $1.00 per share more than Sprint’s current offer of $3.40 per share—and noticeably higher than Dish’s own previous offer of $3.30. Both companies are after Clearwire’s significant spectrum...
Desperate to become a wireless broadband player, Dish ups bid for Clearwire

Piracy Isn’t Killing The Movie Industry, Greed Is

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First off, we have to make it clear that the major movie studios are doing great at the box-office, despite movie piracy riding at an all-time high. Other parts of the movie industry, such as video rental outlets, do seem to struggle and they have the studios to thank for...
Piracy Isn’t Killing The Movie Industry, Greed Is
PS4 Is Sony's Last Stand, And It's Wasting It On A Tired Strategy That Ignores How The Gamer Is Changing
The DeanBeat: GamesBeat 2012 in July will focus on disruption, change, and innovation

This is the Modem World: Fear and loathing in the local bike shop

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Each week Joshua Fruhlinger contributes This is the Modem World, a column dedicated to exploring the culture of consumer technology. By now, Cyber Monday is probably as big as Black Friday in terms of sales and retail excitement. According to IBM's Smarter Commerce arm, Cyber Monday online sales jumped...
This is the Modem World: Fear and loathing in the local bike shop

Dish's Charlie Ergen on Ads, Wireless, Cord-Cutting, Culture and Blockbuster (Video)

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Dish chairman Charlie Ergen has a lot to say, and if you missed the livestream of his punchy and wide-ranging interview at D: Dive Into Media, you really missed out. Here’s the full video of Ergen’s interview with Peter Kafka. And here’s our coverage of what he said (but again,...
Dish's Charlie Ergen on Ads, Wireless, Cord-Cutting, Culture and Blockbuster (Video)

Prince of Persia creator returns to games with remake of Karateka

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After a stint in film, Jordan Mechner, a legendary game developer who created The Prince of Persia blockbuster video game series, is coming back into video games to remake his 1980s hit Karateka. Mechner’s Prince of Persia game series has sold more than 17 million units, accounting for well over...
Prince of Persia creator returns to games with remake of Karateka
The DeanBeat: Take-Two’s No. 2 exec Karl Slatoff on the time of disruption and opportunity in games (interview)

With Icahn, Netflix management is in fight for existence

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Is Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor, the Netflix savior? Go ask the people who followed him into investing in the Blockbuster video chain. [Read more]...
With Icahn, Netflix management is in fight for existence

Dish Network's Net Jumps

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Dish Network earnings rose 24% as the satellite-television operator reversed subscriber losses from previous quarters with the addition of its new Blockbuster video service....
Dish Network's Net Jumps
Too small to fail: The partnership-driven nature of fintech startups
Call of Duty buzz grows 4X after Black Ops II unveiling

EA/BioWare will create new content with additional ending for Mass Effect 3

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Struck by fan backlash over Mass Effect 3′s controversial ending, Electronic Arts’ BioWare division said today it will provide free downloadable content an additional ending cinematics for the blockbuster video game. BioWare is weathering a huge protest from fans who felt betrayed by the ending of the game as well...
EA/BioWare will create new content with additional ending for Mass Effect 3
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Blockbuster Pulling On-Demand Support From TiVo

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Blockbuster Pulling On-Demand Support From TiVo originally appeared on Zatz Not Funny! It’s become clear why TiVo no longer bills their Premiere DVR as the “One Box” given app stagnation and partner defections. And DISH Network’s Blockbuster up next: We have some good news and some bad news. The bad news...
Blockbuster Pulling On-Demand Support From TiVo

Blockbuster Video Launches API to Open the Web, Mobile, Set Top Boxes and More

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Blockbuster Video is launching an API called "Blockbuster Everywhere." The new cross-channel API is designed to deliver films, reviews and real-time inventory to devices that include phones, set top boxes, gaming consoles and other point of sale locations such as gas stations. The Blockbuster story is another example of how...
Blockbuster Video Launches API to Open the Web, Mobile, Set Top Boxes and More
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