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  1. FTSE 250 movers: Saga surges on Bennetts deal, Rightmove and Zoopla hit by OnTheMarket competitionRead the original story

    38 min ago | Live Charts

    ... was a big riser, riding read-through in the gaming sector. Electronic Arts, publisher of FIFA and Madden NFL video games posted better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue on the back of digital sales and the popularity of its sport titles. ...


  2. Head of Games Leaves Angry Birds Company RovioRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Digital Game Developer

    Finland's Rovio and the head of its games operation, Jami Laes , have parted company as the business behind Angry Birds continues to grapple with an increasingly competitive mobile games market. Rovio has expanded its hugely successful Angry Birds brand into an animated TV series and consumer product licensing, but the company has struggled to produce more hit games and recently said it would cut about 14 percent of its workforce.


  3. Geekenders go all-ages with Portal 2: The (Unauthorized) MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Georgia Straight

    the two video games in Valve's critically acclaimed Portal series know that their protagonist isn't a big talker. Indeed, as the human test subject Chell struggles to break out of the Aperture Science research facility-a feat she finally accomplishes ...


  4. Facebook: Q4 2014 Earnings PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    After the market close, Facebook announces Q4 2014 results. The consensus analyst estimates for revenue and earnings are $3.77 billion and $0.48 per share.


  5. Release-Date Shuffle: 'Friday the 13th,' 'The Ring' and 'Paranormal Activity' Sequels All Move AroundRead the original story

    44 min ago |

    Earlier this week Paramount changed the date on Mission: Impossible 5 , pulling it out of a Christmas bow and releasing it five months sooner. As we mentioned in our post about it , this was a bit of a shocker because studios rarely release major, major movies early, yet alone by nearly half a year.


  6. Wii U sales are starting to slowly recover, except in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Ars Technica

    Nintendo has long argued that the availability of big name games like Super Smash Bros. and Mario Kart 8 would help lead the Wii U from a weak 2013 to a much stronger holiday performance in 2014 and help bring back reluctant third-party publishers to the platform.


  7. Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons free with Xbox Games with Gold in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Eurogamer

    Brilliant single-player co-op adventure Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons will be free to download for Xbox Live Gold subscribers in February. "The climax is superb," Dan Whitehead wrote in Eurogamer's Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons review .


  8. NYC Dancehall Star Kranium Signs Multiple Album Deal With...Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Billboard

    With the release of his sly, sultry single "Nobody Has to Know" upcoming Queens New York based sing-jay Kranium moved from anonymity onto international dancehall reggae play lists, the US charts and now, a major label. "Nobody Has To Know" sold 29,000 copies in 2014, peaking at no.


  9. More...Read the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Radio Ink

    Spring of 2015 will debut Spotify as the exclusive music provider for PlayStation, initially rolling out in 41 markets for PlayStation consoles and Xperia smartphones and tablets. The service will be available for the PlayStation Network's 64 million users.


  10. Holiday fun guide for the whole familyRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Stuck for things to do with your brood over the Lunar New Year and beyond? There's no shortage of entertaining options here and in Macau. We've picked seven of the best CATS ON THE PROWL Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical Cats is heading for Macau.


  11. Xbox Live Games with Gold for February 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Major

    For the month of February, Xbox Live Gold members will receive three new free games on Xbox One and Xbox 360 as part of the Games with Gold program. On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download #IDARB for free during the month of February.


  12. Get practical production tips from an EA researcher at GDC 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Gamasutra

    If you rely on player testing to help fine-tune your game design, you know that "test early, test often" is a popular mantra in certain circles. But what do you do with all that data you're gathering on how people play your game, especially when you're sticking to the latter half of that mantra and testing your design decisions right up until the final days of development? At GDC 2015 , Electronic Arts lead researcher Veronica Zammitto will show you how to distinguish what to focus on and how to maximize findings from testing user experience in the last stages of production in " Moving the Needle: User Research at the End of the Production Cycle ."


  13. Alone in the Dark: Illumination??? Invites Fans to Private BetaRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | DVDCreation Reviews

    To pre-order Alone in the Dark: Illumination and access the private beta, visit the Steam page: . Alone in the Dark: Illumination features several campaigns with multiple levels that take players through the blasted landscape of Lorwich, , and deep below ground to unearth the mysteries of the forsaken township.


  14. Sony Network Entertainment International and Spotify Announce Global...Read the original story

    51 min ago | DVDCreation Reviews

    Spotify to Launch on PlayStation???Music This Spring in 41 Markets Across North and South America, Europe, Asia, and More /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Network Entertainment International LLC and Spotify today announced a global strategic partnership to deliver a best-in-class digital music experience to PlayStation Network and its 64 million active users1. Through this partnership, SNEI will launch a new music destination in Spring 2015 called PlayStation Music, with Spotify as the exclusive partner.


  15. Sony's Music Unlimited Service To Be Replaced By SpotifyRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | IGN

    The new music service - dubbed PlayStation Music - will partner with Spotify to bring the service to 41 territories, including North and South America, Europe, Asia and more. PlayStation Music - purported to be "deeply integrated" and offer "exclusive benefits" to users - will bring more than 30 million songs and 1.5 billion playlists to your PlayStation 3 and 4 consoles, as well as Xperia smartphones and tablets.


  16. Why VR succeeds where 3DTV failed?Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | EETimes

    Good points. Just for the sake of argument, though, I wonder what makes us believe that VR succeeds where 3D glasses failed.


  17. Sony To Close Music Unlimited, Partners With Spotify For New ServiceRead the original story

    58 min ago | Hypebot

    One major sign that a sector is heating up is the quantity and quality of the deal making, as rivals jockey for position. By that, and almost any other measure, streaming music is on fire; and today's announcement that Sony Music Limited will shut down to be replaced by a new partnership with Spotify is a major win for the pre-IPO startup.


  18. Wicked Weed Brewing to release a Angela Sours series throughout...Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Mountain Xpress

    Wicked Weed Brewing has announced the upcoming release of a series of sour beers called "Angel" Sours. A red , gold , white and dark version of the limited releases will debut throughout 2015, the first of which -the raspberry sour - is expected in late March.


  19. Spirits retailers backing down from Florida brewery battleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    In an article published January 26, the Tampa Tribune reports that the, "The Florida Retail Federation, a statewide lobbying group, is now backing away from its legal challenge to a loophole in alcoholic beverage law that benefits the state's craft beer makers." But, it is not because they have had a change of heart.


  20. Best Buy Ad - 2/1-2/7Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cheap Ass Gamer

    Disney Infinity 2 is down to a price I would consider but I refused to get sucked into the figure trap. Thanks OP.