Microsoft bidding for Logitech?

Microsoft bidding for Logitech?
Shares in Swiss-based computer peripherals maker Logitech International SA rose as much as 12 percent on Thursday based on speculation Microsoft Corp would launch a takeover bid, traders said. This while analysts dismissed rumors of an $8 billion Microsoft takeover bid as unlikely and Logitech board member Daniel Borel, the company’s largest shareholder, said he […][Lees verder]

2007 Yearly Japanese Sales Numbers
Last year the Japanese gaming market set another record with JPY 687.7 Billion ($6.3 billion) in sales. This figure is a ten percent increase over 2006. Ten games became million-sellers in 2007 — one more than in the previous year. Below are the best-selling games and hardware in Japan, as provided by Famitsu.Best-selling Japanese console/handheld […][Lees verder]

Sony Drops 60 Gig PS3 in Japan
IGN reports that: “the last holdout for the original launch model PS3 systems has at last folded. Sony announced today that it has ceased shipping the 20 Gigabyte and 60 Gigabyte PS3 system to Japan. Once current retail supplies are exhausted, and barring the release of a new SKU, potential PS3 buyers will have just […][Lees verder]

Portal offers up a slice to Nvidia users
Valve Software has partnered with Nvidia to offer a free “slice” of its superlative puzzler Portal to users of the PC giant’s hardware. Portal is part of Valve’s The Orange Box gaming package and is widely heralded as one the most innovative games of 2007. Portal: First Slice is an extended demo of the game […][Lees verder]

Microsoft bidding for Logitech?
Shares in Swiss-based computer peripherals maker Logitech International SA rose as much as 12 percent on Thursday based on speculation Microsoft Corp would launch a takeover bid, traders said. This while analysts dismissed rumors of an $8 billion Microsoft takeover bid as unlikely and Logitech board member Daniel Borel, the company’s largest shareholder, said he […][Lees verder]

2007 Yearly Japanese Sales Numbers
Last year the Japanese gaming market set another record with JPY 687.7 Billion ($6.3 billion) in sales. This figure is a ten percent increase over 2006. Ten games became million-sellers in 2007 — one more than in the previous year. Below are the best-selling games and hardware in Japan, as provided by Famitsu.Best-selling Japanese console/handheld […][Lees verder]

Sony Drops 60 Gig PS3 in Japan
IGN reports that: “the last holdout for the original launch model PS3 systems has at last folded. Sony announced today that it has ceased shipping the 20 Gigabyte and 60 Gigabyte PS3 system to Japan. Once current retail supplies are exhausted, and barring the release of a new SKU, potential PS3 buyers will have just […][Lees verder]

Portal offers up a slice to Nvidia users
Valve Software has partnered with Nvidia to offer a free “slice” of its superlative puzzler Portal to users of the PC giant’s hardware. Portal is part of Valve’s The Orange Box gaming package and is widely heralded as one the most innovative games of 2007. Portal: First Slice is an extended demo of the game […][Lees verder]