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Asian Games end with enthralling cultural extravaganza – Times of India

Daily Mail Asian Games end with enthralling cultural extravaganzaTimes of IndiaINCHEON: The 17th Asian Games drew to a close with an enthralling cultural extravaganza on Saturday after 15 days of high-voltage action at the end of which India managed to … Continue reading

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Sony PlayStation chief: hopes games unit can raise profit outlook this year

TOKYO (Reuters) – Sony Corp's game division head said he hopes the unit can raise its profit outlook for a second time this financial year as sales of the latest PlayStation console and subscription services for games and other content … Continue reading

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Video games come of age as spectator sport

NEW YORK (AP) — Video games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch friends play “Pac-Man.” And for decades, kids have gathered in living rooms to marvel at how others master games like “Street … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Ouya scores Xiaomi partnership to take games to China

By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – U.S video game service Ouya is turning to Asia to capture the growth that has eluded the startup on its own home turf. The Santa Monica, California-based firm has partnered with Xiaomi Inc … Continue reading

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Activision wants its own movie studio to turn games into big-screen blockbusters

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Tencent estimate-beating profit driven by phone games

By Paul Carsten BEIJING (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd , China's biggest listed tech firm, posted its second quarter of year-on-year profit gain of more than 50 percent as smartphone gaming revenue continued to grow at a breakneck pace. Net … Continue reading

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Panasonic eyes $1.5 billion Olympic win with Tokyo Games infrastructure, innovations

By Sophie Knight TOKYO (Reuters) – Robot porters and wearable translation devices are just some of the innovations Panasonic Corp would like to launch for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, an event it hopes will earn it at least $ 1.5 … Continue reading

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Scientific Games: This Equity Stub Has Significant Upside In The Making

By Weighing Machine: In private equity the name of the game is to control as much revenue as possible with as little money down (equity) as possible. Then the goal is to improve the profitability of that revenue/those assets as … Continue reading

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Tokyo Olympic Games costs jump

Preparations to host the 2020 Games are hampered by a labour shortage in the construction industry and materials prices pushed higher by a weaker yen Asia homepage

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Upcoming documentary tells the story behind Atari games buried in landfill

It's rare for people to discuss bad video games, but an upcoming documentary is doing just that. Atari: Game Over focuses on the truly terrible Atari 2600 game E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial — a game so bad that it's often cited … Continue reading

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