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Asian Stocks Fall On Global Economic Growth Worries
July 12 2012 1:08 AM EDT
Most Asian markets fell Thursday as investor worries about worsening global economic downturn strengthened following unanticipated interest rate cut in South Korea.
Will The 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Movie Be Any Good?
July 11 2012 1:11 PM EDT
With the Fifty Shades of Grey screen adaptation picking up steam -- many are wondering just how good a film the sultry book will inspire.
Asian Stocks End Lower On Dim Earnings Outlook
July 11 2012 5:19 AM EDT
Asian stock markets mostly ended lower Wednesday, following declines on Wall Street Overnight, as concerns over corporate earnings outlook and euro zone crisis weighed on the sentiment.
Asian Stocks Fall On Growth Slowdown Worries
July 11 2012 1:39 AM EDT
Most Asian markets fell Wednesday amid investor concerns about the euro zone?s debt burden to worsen global economic downturn.
Will Nintendo's Wii U Release Feature Slower Processors Than Xbox 360? Company Responds To Microsoft Comparisons [SPECS]
July 10 2012 1:01 PM EDT
Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony are all competing in the race to develop the most dominant brand of next-generation gaming consoles. Nintendo?s upcoming Wii U is the first of the rivaling systems to be launched, with a release date of November 2012 expected for the Wii successor.
'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Adaptation Moves Forward: Mike De Luca And Dana Brunetti Set To Produce
July 10 2012 12:18 PM EDT
The highly anticipated film version of Fifty Shades of Grey now has two notable producers attached.
Asian Stock Markets Decline After China Trade Data
July 10 2012 4:58 AM EDT
Asian stock markets ended lower Tuesday as a weak Chinese trade data stoked fears of a growth slowdown in the world?s second largest economy.
?Assassin?s Creed? Movie Release Gets Michael Fassbender: Why ?Assassin?s Creed 2? Would Make The Best Film Adaptation In The Franchise
July 09 2012 11:33 AM EDT
Fans are awaiting Ubisoft?s upcoming ?Assassin?s Creed 3,? but now loyal players of the stealth-action game will have something else to look forward to as well. It was announced Monday that Michael Fassbender will star in and co-produce a film based on the critically acclaimed video game.
Blake Lively Is Praised For 'Savages' Role, While 'The Amazing Spider-Man' Wins Box-Office Battle
July 08 2012 5:44 PM EDT
Estimates have The Amazing Spider-Man finishing the weekend atop the movie box-office standings, raking in $65 million in U.S. and Canadian sales. Overall, it has grossed $140 million since its U.S. release on July 3.
'Happy Days' Are Here Again: Legal Victory For Cast
July 06 2012 6:09 PM EDT
The actors from Happy Days had claimed that CBS owed them back pay from DVD sales and other worldwide merchandise. The case was one of a series of recent legal spats involving former television stars who have sued for such pay.
?PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale? Release Date Revealed: Alleged Leaked Character Roster Indicates Jak And Toro Could Be Unveiled Next [TRAILER]
July 06 2012 4:49 PM EDT
Sony has finally revealed the release date for its ?PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale,? which is expected to be the Sony equivalent to Nintendo?s ?Super Smash Bros.? franchise. The fighting game mash-up will be available on Oct. 23 in the United States, Oct. 24 for most of Europe Oct. 26th for United Kingdom players.
Jerry Seinfeld Web Show 'Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee' Soon To Debut [VIDEO]
July 05 2012 9:36 PM EDT
The superstar's latest endeavor is further proof that the Internet is the perfect medium for comedy.
Pattinson and Stewart Won't Star In 'Fifty Shades Of Grey,' According To Author
July 05 2012 3:46 PM EDT
Twilight fans hoping to see Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart play lovers in the film adaptation of 'Fifty Shades of Grey are going to be gravely disappointed.
Wii U Release May Require Extra Price For Some Online Services; What Will Nintendo Charge For? [VIDEO]
July 04 2012 11:39 AM EDT
Nintendo unveiled a slew of new features for its upcoming Wii U at E3 2012 in early June. But these new perks may come with an additional price.
Renesas Electronics To Cut 5000 Jobs To Save $550 Million
July 03 2012 7:23 AM EDT
Renesas Electronics Corp (TYO: 6723), a leading Japanese semiconductor manufacturer, said that it is letting go 5000 employees in an effort to restructure the organization and bring the company back to black.
?PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale? Brings Seth Killian On Board; 2 New Characters Due At Comic Con; Who Should Make The Cut? [FULL LIST]
July 02 2012 5:24 PM EDT
Fighting-game guru Seth Killian, known throughout the industry for his former role as a special game adviser at Capcom, has been recruited for Sony Santa Monica?s external division to work as a lead game designer, reported CVG.
Will PlayStation 4 Release Come With A Cheaper Price? 4 Things We Learned About The Next-Gen Console From Sony's Deal With Gaikai [SPECS]
July 02 2012 10:34 AM EDT
Sony Computer Entertainment America has just announced that it will purchase the cloud-based gaming company Gaikai Inc. for $380 million, as multiple sources have reported.
Asian Stock Markets End Flat; China Data Weigh
July 02 2012 5:17 AM EDT
Asian Stock markets ended flat Monday as the optimism over Europe's moves to tackle the region's debt crisis faded and lackluster data from China also weighed.
Weekly Roundup: Asian Markets Rise On Developments At EU Summit
June 29 2012 11:58 PM EDT
Most Asian markets rose this week as investor sentiment turned positive with the announcement of measures at the EU summit in Brussels aimed at alleviating the current debt crisis gripping the euro zone.
Spider Man 2012: Emma Stone, Kirsten Dunst And Other Ladies Who Got Tangled Up In Peter Parker's Web [PHOTOS]
June 29 2012 10:59 AM EDT
Who has captured the heart of Peter Parker and Spider-Man?