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Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Asian gaming giant Nexon announces Owen Mahoney as successor to CEO   —  Don't look now, but a foreign guy will become the boss at one of Asia's biggest game companies.  Free-to-play online gaming giant Nexon has announced Owen Mahoney's appointment as the successor for the top executive post at Nexon.
Feb 14, 2014, 12:15 AMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
With help from game-chip shipments, AMD hits fourth-quarter earnings target   —  Advanced Micro Devices reported financial results that met earnings estimates and slightly beat Wall Street's expectations for revenues for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31.  —  But the maker of processors for computers …
Jan 21, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Broadcom's 5G Wi-Fi chips will triple bandwidth for wireless home networking   —  Broadcom 5G WiFi aims to upgrade the wireless networks in your home.  —  CES 2014 … Broadcom is unveiling new 5G Wi-Fi chips for home networking devices that can triple the typical bandwidth for wireless Internet access in the home.
Jan 6, 2014, 6:40 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
PopCap CEO to retire, cofounder will take over the Plants vs. Zombies studio (exclusive)   —  John Vechey, cofounder of PopCap, is its new chief.  —  Dave Roberts, chief executive of Electronic Arts' PopCap Games division, is retiring from the game studio that he joined almost nine years ago.
Jan 2, 2014, 8:35 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
ARM acquires maker of game graphics and lighting technology Geomerics   —  ARM bought Geomerics, maker of graphics and lighting tech for games like Primal Carnage.  —  Processor design firm ARM has expanded into hardcore graphics technology with the acquisition of Geomerics …
Dec 13, 2013, 7:45 AMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Oculus VR raises $75M round led by web browser inventor Marc Andreessen's VC firm to launch virtual-reality goggles   —  Virtual reality goggle maker has raised a massive round of $75 million led by Netscape founder Marc Andreessen's Andreessen Horowitz venture capital firm to create a consumer version of its product.
Dec 12, 2013, 9:40 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Monetization meets analytics as PlayHaven merges with Kontagent   —  Kontagent and PlayHaven combined.  —  In a sign of consolidation for the middlemen of the game business, mobile monetization firm PlayHaven is merging today with analytics firm Kontagent.  —  Analytics and mobile monetization …
Dec 11, 2013, 4:20 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Vuzix develops Google Glass-like smart glasses — but with superior optics and standard eyeframes   —  Vuzix says it has superior optics for augmented reality glasses.  The M2000AR is aimed at industrial markets.  —  Vuzix is unveiling an optical technology for smart glasses today …
Dec 10, 2013, 10:05 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Sony's Gracenote powers music-matching service for Xbox Music   —  It's not often that you see Sony and Microsoft collaborating.  But Sony's digital music division Gracenote is providing music recognition, metadata, and other features for the music-matching service in Microsoft's Xbox Music.
Dec 5, 2013, 9:30 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
More drone envy: Former Wired editor's 3D Robotics adds $6M for commercial drones   —  The rise of the drones continues this week, as 3D Robotics is announcing today that it has raised $6 million in funding from venture capital firm Mayfield.  The money will help commercialize drones …
Dec 4, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context

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