video games

An employee re-stocks X-Box sets at a Wal-Mart in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Wal-Mart takes aim at $2B used video game market

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart plans to start buying used video games from shoppers at stores in a move that goes after the bread-and-butter business of GameStop. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to expand its current […]

03/18/2014

An outdoor sign for Walmart.  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

Wal-Mart to accept video game trade-ins in stores

NEW YORK (AP) – Wal-Mart plans to expand its video game trade-in program to its stores, offering store credit for thousands of video games. The world’s largest retailer plans to let video game owners trade […]

03/18/2014

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Another lucky listener will enjoy a “Suite Night in Lob City” with KFWB

This morning at 7:05 Penny Griego and Lisa Osborn gave the cue to call and KFWB VIP Daniel Barajas of Riverside was the 24th caller and he knew today’s secret word, “All-Star.”

02/15/2013

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Julie Uhrman on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Julie Uhrman, a video game entrepreneur, who is founder and CEO of OUYA, an innovative gaming console that enables any developer to publish a console game by bringing the mobile app model to the TV. OUYA is a powerful, beautifully designed, open and inexpensive alternative to traditional game consoles.

02/14/2013

Video game helps kids control rage

BOSTON (AP) – A study of kids with serious anger problems finds they can control it with the help of a video game. Boston Children’s Hospital had children with anger control issues play a video […]

10/29/2012

Distracted walking cases increase

(AP) – A young man talking on a cellphone meanders along the edge of a lonely train platform at night. Suddenly he stumbles, loses his balance and pitches over the side, landing head first on […]

07/30/2012