| Nov 17, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Sony Computer Entertainment said it sold 1 million PlayStation 4 systems in the 24 hours after it became available Friday in the U.S. and Canada, with many of those representing pre-order purchases.
"PS4 was designed with an unwavering commitment to...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:06 AM
The Xbox One is now in stores, the final entrant in the latest round of the battle of Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo video game consoles.
Microsoft has endured a roller coaster of hype, hate and speculation -- its much-maligned E3 debut of the Xbox One...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Bookmark this page, shoppers. This is where you will find a running list of deals throughout the "Pre-Black Friday" weekend, Nov. 22-24.
- Newegg.com has the Westinghouse UW46T7HW 46-inch 1080p 120Hz LED-Edgelit LCD HDTV for $349.99 -...
| Nov 23, 2013
Conductor Arnie Roth has seen eyebrows raise when talk of his career — he is a member of the Grammy-winning music ensemble Mannheim Steamroller, and has performed with Diana Ross and Jewel — turns to the most-recent blip on his resume:...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Editor's note: This is a guest post from Mike Tietjens of crazytowndeals.com.
Most, if not all, Black Friday deals will be offered online -- and most will hit the web before the in-store sales begin.
These Best Buy deals have gone live today,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:03 PM
Cyber Monday has been the largest online shopping holiday in the past two years, according to Shop.org, an arm of the National Retail Federation that focuses on Internet retailers.
Generally, bargain experts agree that Cyber Monday, which is Monday,...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:06 PM
On the heels of the massive success of "The Lego Movie," Warner Bros. is working to erect another block-themed blockbuster, this time based on the popular video game "Minecraft," which boasts more than 100 million registered users.
The news was broken...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
HBO's Internet video service, HBO Go, is now available on Sony Computer Entertainment America's PlayStation 3 consoles -- but it still isn't available for the newer PS4.
According to Sony, about 25 million PlayStation 3 consoles are in use in the U.S....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 11:41 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A rear window of a vehicle was smashed while parked in the 1700 block of East Roosevelt Road between 9 a.m. and 5:47 p.m. March. 1.
•A bike was stolen from a bike rack in the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Hulu has hired Tian Lim, formerly with Sony Entertainment Network, as chief technology officer -- giving the Internet TV joint venture a permanent CTO after about a year without one.
Lim's appointment is the latest high-level recruit for Hulu chief...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Disney Interactive, the struggling video game and digital media subsidiary of the Walt Disney Co., is expected to begin a round of layoffs, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.
The cuts could come as soon as this week.