Sony

Sony's logo outside the company's headquarters in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)

Sony rejects Loeb proposal for entertainment sale

  TOKYO (AP) — Sony’s board has unanimously rejected a U.S. hedge fund manager’s proposal that it sell part of its entertainment business, sending the Japanese company’s shares down more than 5 percent. In a […]

08/05/2013

Henry Cavill as Superman in scene from movie "Man of Steel" (Warner Brothers Pictures / AP Photo)

‘Man of Steel’ soars with $116.6M at box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Man of Steel” went up, up and away at the box office. The Warner Bros. superhero film earned $116.6 million in its opening weekend. The retelling of Superman’s backstory nabbed the […]

06/17/2013

E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo (AP Photo)

A long awaited ‘Final Fantasy’ returns at E3

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s a video game more than seven years in the making. Square Enix revealed Monday during Sony’s presentation at the Electronic Entertainment Expo that “Final Fantasy XV” would finally see the […]

06/12/2013

Box Office

‘The Purge’ scares up $34.1 million at box office

NEW YORK (AP) — Made for just $3 million, the suspense thriller “The Purge” scared up more than 10 times that in its opening weekend at the box office. The Universal horror film took in […]

06/10/2013

The new controller for Microsoft Xbox One entertainment and gaming console system. (AP Photo)

First Look: New Xbox elegant, but much unknown

REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Will gamers want One? After four years of development, Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One entertainment console and touted it as an all-in-one solution for playing games, watching TV and doing everything […]

05/22/2013

Johnny Depp as Tonto, and Armie Hammer as John Reid (l-r) in scene from movie "The Lone Ranger." (Photo credit: Disney / Jerry Bruckheimer Inc. / AP)

Studios go direct to fans for social-media boost

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sometimes you just can’t wait for Comic-Con — whether you’re a fan or a filmmaker. With the summer movie season now beginning in early May (“Iron Man 3″ opens Friday), […]

05/02/2013

Box Office

‘Evil Dead’ rises again with $26M box-office stake

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Resurrected demons and resurrected dinosaurs are helping to put some life back into the weekend box office. Sunday studio estimates put the demonic horror remake “Evil Dead” at No. 1 with a $26 million debut.

04/08/2013

Game Developer's Conference 2013

Virtual reality, goggles and all, attempts return

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It’s back. The virtual reality headset, the gizmo that was supposed to seamlessly transport wearers to three-dimensional virtual worlds, has made a remarkable return at this year’s Game Developers Conference,

03/30/2013

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Jay Samit on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Jay Samit, president of ooVoo – the world’s largest provider of social video chat with 50 million registered users. Samit is a leading technology pioneer with over 25 years experience in digital media.

02/15/2013

2013 CES

Highlights from CES

Here are a variety of snippets from the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

01/08/2013

International Consumer Electronics Show

CES unveils big TVs with ‘ultrahigh definition’

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The race to make TVs larger and larger has created a colossal problem for manufacturers: As screens grow, picture quality worsens — unless the viewer moves farther away from the screen.

01/07/2013

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Lenovo to release giant 27-inch ‘coffee table PC’

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dismayed that family members are spread out over the house, each with a separate PC or tablet? Lenovo has something it believes will get them back together: a PC the size […]

01/06/2013

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