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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 hit $1 billion sales in 16 days

12/12/2011, If you wonder why Activision churns out a new Call of Duty game each year, today’s announcement will shed some light. The company announced in a press release today that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has crossed the $1 billion mark in sales since...

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 breaks game sales records

11/14/2011, It does seem as though video games have been making more money than movies these days in terms of “box office takings”, so to speak. Take for example, Activision’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, where it sent $400 million towards...

HTC reports stellar results for Q3 2011

10/31/2011, If you’re wondering about how well HTC did in Q3 2011, you’ll be glad to know that its latest financial report posts stellar results. The company reported that its net income rose to about $624.6 million this quarter – a 68% increase over Q3...

Samsung reportedly beats Apple in smartphone shipments for Q3 2011

10/20/2011, While Android has dominated the smartphone market in terms of market share, in terms of smartphones shipped, Apple has Android makers such as Samsung beat, at least until recently according to the Wall Street Journal. According to the report, Samsung...

More Windows Phone 7 than Android devices sold in the first year

10/20/2011, At the AsiaD conference today, Microsoft’s president of Windows Phone, Andy Lees announced that despite the bad impression about the number of Windows Phone devices sold, they sold more than Android devices did during their first year. While there...

iPhone 4S hits more than four million in weekend sales

10/17/2011, Steve Jobs has been deemed by many to be a genius, and the man certainly knew what he was doing. The iPhone 4S is his legacy, and I wouldn’t suppose the timing of his death as well as the iPhone 4S’ release might have something to do with the...

Sony Ericsson Q3 2011 results

10/14/2011, Sony Ericsson has just unveiled its sales report for Q3 this year, and it looks like the cellphone making duo is doing pretty well for itself. The company managed to ship out 9.5 million handsets last quarter – a 25% increase over Q2′s 7.6 million...

Nintendo hits 50 million sales for DS console

10/13/2011, We all know that Nintendo has had more or less a continued string of success in the handheld video game industry right from the early days of the Game & Watch to the Game Boy that held its 8-bit ground for a decade or so, while the DS also took the...

Samsung Galaxy S2 supersedes 10 million mark in global sales

09/25/2011, Just to prove a point that not everyone on this planet is waiting for the iPhone 5 which is slated to arrive early next month, here is news that Samsung’s Galaxy S2 has already broken the 10 million mark in terms of global sales. Of course, haters...

Final batch of HP TouchPads to go to HP employees first

09/19/2011, It looks like HP Employees will have something to cheer about – HP has sent out an email to its employees, informing them that they’ll be able to purchase at least one tablet each from the final batch of the company’s discontinued webOS...

Best Buy sales suffer due to lack of iPhone 5?

09/13/2011, Love it or hate it, there is without doubt that the iPhone commands huge selling power. Carriers all over the world can’t wait to get their hands on the device as it will sell without fail, so it is really no surprise that Best Buy is blaming the drop...

Nintendo 3DS sales up by 260% after price cut

09/08/2011, If there’s one thing that makes products sell even better than upgrades or new features – you can’t seem to go wrong with price reduction. If you need any proof, look no further than the HP TouchPad. Another company that cut the prices for...

Amazon to sell Android tablet for $249?

08/14/2011, While there’s still no official announcement for the Android tablet from Amazon, analysts have already started speculating about how much Amazon will be selling the tablets at. And according to Creative Strategies analyst, Tim Barjarin, Amazon might...