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Video game retailer GameStop closing 180 to 200 stores globally

GameStop is closing between 180 and 200 underperforming stores globally by the end of this fiscal year, officials announced Tuesday.       ...

Video game retailer GameStop closing 180 to 200 stores globally

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Abercrombie & Fitch shares tank 17% on weak same-store sales, retailer closing 3 flagship stores Abercrombie's same-store sales growth of 1% during the first quarter came in short of what analysts were expecting, sending the retailer's stock tumbling....
15:12, 05/29/2019

Kmart, Sears closing additional stores by the end of the year. Is your location closing? Weeks after announcing 26 Sears and Kmart locations would close in October, additional stores are facing a similar fate in December.       ...
13:48, 08/31/2019

GameStop to close up to 200 stores Just two months after GameStop announced ambitious plans to breathe new life into its stores, the company has announced that between 180 and 200 stores around the world will be closing their doors for...
16:01, 09/11/2019

GameStop hopes renovations will keep its retail stores alive GameStop thinks it has a way to keep its stores relevant as downloads take hold: revamp the stores themselves. The chain has unveiled a team-up with designers at R/GA on a pilot program to renovate s...
18:24, 07/15/2019

Walmart to Pull Violent Video Game Signage From Stores Walmart said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
12:48, 08/10/2019

Walmart asks employees to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores across the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but has made no changes to its policy on selling f...
17:36, 08/09/2019

Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
23:12, 08/09/2019

Walmart removing violent video game displays, signs from stores but still selling guns Following two shootings inside its stores, Walmart is removing violent video game displays and signs from stores, the retailer confirmed Thursday.       ...
06:48, 08/09/2019

Walmart removing violent video game displays from stores and reviewing gun sale policies Following two shootings inside its stores, Walmart is removing violent video game displays and reviewing its policies regarding gun sales.       ...
02:48, 08/10/2019

UPDATE 4-Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
21:12, 08/09/2019

UPDATE 3-Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
19:36, 08/09/2019

Walmart Removes Video Game Displays and Hunting Videos in Bid to Strip Violent Images From Stores Walmart is removing from its stores nationwide signs, displays or videos that depict violence following a mass shooting at one of its stores in Texas, though it has not changed its policy on gun sales...
18:01, 08/09/2019

CVS is closing 46 stores: What you need to know CVS revealed during its quarterly earnings call it is closing 46 stores that had been underperforming. Here's what you should know.        ...
18:48, 05/03/2019

These stores are closing locations in 2019 The decline of brick-and-mortar stores isn't expected to slow down. Here are the stores that are closing or have closed locations in 2019.       ...
10:00, 07/12/2019

CVS closing 46 ‘underperforming’ stores around the U.S. The move cost CVS about $135 million as a "store rationalization charge" in its first-quarter earnings report.        ...
01:24, 05/03/2019

All Avenue stores closing, liquidation now underway Plus-size retailer the Avenue will close its 222 stores in 33 states, according to a press release from liquidation company Hilco Merchant Resources.       ...
21:48, 08/14/2019

Grand Closing: Topshop to Shutter All U.S. Stores By now, we’re all well-acquainted with the power of the Fenty Effect, but did the Beyoncé backlash contribute to the closing of Topshop’s U.S. stores?...
18:36, 05/24/2019

Dressbarn plans to start closing all of its nearly 650 stores For now, the Dressbarn website and all stores are open. The company says there are no current changes to its return, refund, or gift card policies.        ...
00:48, 05/21/2019

Barneys New York files for bankruptcy, several stores closing The iconic high-end retailer Barneys has filed for bankruptcy. Veuer’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.       ...
12:24, 08/07/2019

Fred's closing 104 more stores in summer, see the list Fred's is closing 104 more stores, which represent 18% of the company. Mississippi, Arkansas, Georgia and Tennessee losing the most locations.        ...
23:12, 05/16/2019

Walmart removes violent video game displays from its stores. The gun displays will stay. The retail giant sent a memo to its employees this week asking them to remove certain video game advertisements and demos, along with hunting videos and violent movies....
23:12, 08/09/2019

When are Payless stores closing? It depends but some are staying open longer Payless ShoeSource originally said all U.S. stores would close by the end of May 2019. Now the footwear chain says some stores will be open in June.        ...
04:12, 05/22/2019

The Global Helium Shortage Has Gotten So Bad, Party City Is Closing 45 Stores Helium is an essential chemical element used in MRI scanners, rocket fuel tanks, and floating party balloons. It’s also a finite natural resource, and a global shortage has made it harder to sell ball...
08:48, 05/11/2019

Bath & Body Works closing 24 stores while opening 46 new locations Bath & Body Works is closing 24 stores, open 46 and renovating 175 in 2019, according to parent company L Brands.        ...
07:12, 05/23/2019

Going out of business: Ascena Retail Group closing all of its nearly 650 Dressbarn stores For now, the Dressbarn website and all stores are open. The company says there are no current changes to its return, refund, or gift card policies.        ...
04:48, 05/21/2019

Payless, CVS and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019 While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.        ...
01:24, 05/03/2019

Party City says it is closing 45 stores amid a global helium shortage Is the party over for Party City? The New Jersey-based retailer says it will close 45 stores, which represents about 5% of locations.        ...
07:36, 05/10/2019

More than 6,400 stores are closing in 2019 as the retail apocalypse drags on — here's the full list Seph Lawless More than 6,400 stores are expected to close in 2019. Fred's is closing 104 stores, in addition to the 159 closings it announced earlier this year. Charlotte Russe, Family Dollar, and Ch...
03:00, 05/18/2019

CVS, Payless and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019 While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.        ...
12:24, 05/03/2019

More than 8,200 stores are closing in 2019 as the retail apocalypse drags on — here's the full list Seph Lawless More than 8,200 stores are expected to close in 2019. Fred's, Sears, Kmart, Party City, Walgreens, and Barneys, are among the retailers that have recently announced store closings. Charl...
12:24, 09/11/2019

Sephora closing stores for diversity training day following Sza's accusation of profiling Sephora is shutting down its stores across the U.S. for one day. The chain says employees will participate in diversity training.        ...
19:12, 06/04/2019

Payless, Gymboree and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019 While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

GameStop Lays Off Over 100 People, Including Nearly Half Of Game Informer's Staff The struggling retail chain GameStop laid off over a hundred employees today, both at its corporate headquarters in Grapevine, Texas and at other offices including its subsidiary Game Informer magazin...
06:36, 08/21/2019

Google Duo's Group Video Calling Now Available Globally on Android, iOS Google Duo has brought the Data Saving mode that comes as a replacement of the earlier Limit mobile data usage option. Google Duo's group video calling feature is also rolling out globally, with......
17:48, 05/24/2019

Fred's closing 104 more stores in summer, see the list. 'Going out of business' sales start Fred's is closing 104 more stores, which represent 18% of the company. Mississippi, Arkansas, Georgia and Tennessee losing the most locations.        ...
18:24, 05/16/2019

Fred's closing another 104 stores this summer, 'going out of business' sales now underway Fred's is closing 104 more stores, which represent 18% of the company. Mississippi, Arkansas, Georgia and Tennessee losing the most locations.        ...
15:12, 05/16/2019

US YouTube Celebrity Said "Walls Closing Around Me" On Video, Found Dead The YouTube star Etika, who had recently turned his gaming channel into a venue for rants and confrontations with police officers, was found dead in New York's East River this week after posting a......
06:24, 06/26/2019

Nuggets win Game 7 after Spurs fail to foul in closing seconds Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets held on for the win and their first series victory since 2009 after the Spurs strangely didn't foul in the final seconds.        ...
21:24, 04/28/2019

Iguodala locks down Lillard in closing seconds as Warriors rally for Game 2 win Andre Iguodala clamped Damian Lillard in the final seconds as the Golden State Warriors picked up a 114-111 win over the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 2....
09:12, 05/17/2019

Raspberry Pi 4 hits stores with faster CPU, 4K video, and RAM options A new quad-core ARM Cortex-A72 processor enables the Pi 4 to display 4K video on two monitors at once and offer OpenGL ES 3.0 3D graphics for games.Read More...
10:48, 06/24/2019

No, Walmart Isn't Telling Its Stores To Remove Violent Video Games One day after Walmart asked employees to remove signage for “violent” video games, a news report said that Walmart is going one step further and ceasing sales for most video games. According to a Walm...
10:48, 08/10/2019

Bargain shopping for video games, gaming accessories can pay off at dollar stores Video game junkies can find treasures at dollar stores. The bargains include headphones, batteries, chargers, other accessories and 'Titanfall 2.'        ...
14:48, 05/25/2019

Finding a buyer for Boost Mobile is still the key to closing the T-Mobile-Sprint merger (VIDEO) Time to check back in to see what is happening with our favorite soap opera, "As the Deal Turns." When we last left our cast of characters, the Justice Department (DOJ) was waiting to see if outspoken...
09:36, 06/29/2019

Video game accessories let you fine tune the feel, sound and seat of your game New controllers aren't the only driver of the multibillion-dollar video game accessory market. There's chairs and even drinks from game company Razer.       ...
14:25, 08/13/2019

I Love When Video Game Music Is So Good I Forget To Actually Play The Game One of my favorite games of the last several years is Facepalm Games’ The Swapper. I like it for a lot of reasons: it’s got this beautiful stop-motion clay art style, an immediately compelling hook in...
20:00, 07/03/2019

Did Game of Thrones sneak a video game reference into “The Long Night?” Okay, before we get started, I’m going to warn you that there are *SPOILERS* in this post for episode 3 of season 8 of Game of Thrones. No, really: *SPOILERS* Last warning: *SPOILERS* For those of you...
00:12, 05/01/2019

‘Every Game You Like Is Built on the Backs of Workers.’ Video Game Creators Are Burned Out and Desperate for Change Spending on video games and related equipment reached an all-time high last year, with Americans shelling out $42 billion to immerse themselves in virtual worlds where they can steal cars, shoot cowbo...
15:00, 06/11/2019

PS4, Xbox FREE game ALERT: Download this video game trial this bank Holiday Weekend Ubisoft has a May Bank Holiday treat for PS4, Xbox One, and PC players this weekend. You'll still need PS Plus and Xbox Live, but you can still play Ghost Recon Wildlands for free....
08:12, 05/04/2019

History’s Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars — A romp through gaming’s early days Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars is a documentary airing soon on the History Channel that captures the great moments of the dawn of video games.Read More...
16:12, 06/07/2019

Children's Place to close up to 45 stores in 2019, but also opening new stores The Children's Place is closing 40 to 45 stores in 2019 but at the same time is opening new stores to fill the void left by Gymboree.        ...
10:36, 05/17/2019

Abercrombie & Fitch CEO says smaller stores are the future (as it closes 3 of its largest stores) While Abercrombie & Fitch is planning to close three more of its flagship retail locations, it's opening additional smaller-format stores in a bid to keep traffic growing....
18:48, 05/29/2019

Retail stores get a bad rap, as closures pile up. But here's how stores boost online sales A new survey from the International Council of Shopping Centers shows bricks-and-mortar stores clearly offer a boost to online sales, and vice versa. ICSC says it's a "halo effect."...
02:36, 07/23/2019

Most Payless stores are closed, but here are the 665 stores that will be open in June While Payless said all of its U.S stores would be shuttered by the end of May, 665 stores are sticking around a little longer. Here's that list.        ...
00:36, 05/30/2019

GameStop Rises but Struggles to Score Shares of the videogame retailer jumped more than 8% on Monday, on track for its best daily performance since January, after saying it would buy back as many as 12 million of its own shares starting o...
20:36, 06/10/2019

Pay with crypto at Whole Foods, Gamestop and other retailers It's been difficult to spend cryptocurrencies at retail due to the technical and regulatory headaches associated with it, but that might not be an issue at some stores in the near future. Flexa ...
17:00, 05/14/2019

Why the gaming world will be worse once GameStop is gone Enlarge / Artist's conception of a customer virtually experiencing a world without GameStop. (credit: Ava Williams/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) Major game retailer GameStop has been having ...
21:24, 08/02/2019

GameStop Eliminates Dividend, as Sales Fall By cutting the dividend, GameStop said it hopes to strengthen its balance sheet and give itself more financial flexibility. The videogame retailer said the move will save about $157 million in cash an...
03:36, 06/05/2019

ThinkGeek.com to close, replaced as a section of GameStop Sad news for anyone who loves geeky goods and top-notch April Fools’ jokes: ThinkGeek.com, the 20-year-old online retailer known for selling more geek-centric gadgets and peripherals than you co...
01:12, 06/15/2019

GameStop’s future is grim as its stock price crumbles GameStop's stock price is plummeting. Analysts don't think it will recover, but it's not necessarily the end for the company. It has another chance.Read More...
09:24, 06/06/2019

Confessions Of A Teenaged Strip-Mall GameStop Delinquent Everybody at the strip was convinced that Caleb had stolen the cash. We were leaned back in uncomfortable metal chairs that left dents in our legs, sitting around a table littered with menthol cigaret...
01:12, 09/10/2019

GameStop announces a slew of deals for its two-week summer sale GameStop is hoping to be everyone’s destination for all things gaming this summer, with the video game chain kicking off a two-week summer sale that offers a ton of discounts on everything from ...
03:48, 07/04/2019

GameStop cuts costs to deal with plunge in console sales The PS4 and Xbox One are clearly approaching the end of their main lifecycles, and that's doing serious damage to GameStop's bottom line. The video game store's Q1 profits fell to $6.8...
03:24, 06/05/2019

GameStop Lays Off Dozens Of Regional Managers As It Searches For A Future On Tuesday, several GameStop employees took to Reddit to report that their regional sales supervisors had been laid off. These anecdotal reports, combined with tips to Kotaku about some layoffs, have ...
22:36, 08/01/2019

GameStop lays off 120 corporate staffers as stock continues to tumble Brightly lit GameStop storefront. (credit: JeepersMedia / Flickr) Major video game retailer GameStop has announced layoffs for 120 corporate staffers, representing a 14% reduction of the company's "...
05:00, 08/21/2019

200 GameStop closures planned ahead of “a much larger tranche” coming (credit: Flickr / stan) Major gaming retailer GameStop says it will be closing "between 180 and 200 underperforming stores" in the next six months. That statement comes following 195 store closures ...
20:48, 09/11/2019

Iron Maiden sue video game company for $2m over Ion Maiden game Band argue that game ‘is attempting to trade off on Iron Maiden’s notoriety’ and is confusing customersIron Maiden are suing video game company 3D Realms over the game Ion Maiden, which they describe ...
13:24, 05/30/2019

GameStop halts dividend as console sales slow; shares fall 26% GameStop Corp shares plunged 26% on Tuesday after the video games retailer halted its quarterly dividend and reported a 13.3% fall in first-quarter revenue that missed analysts' estimates on the back ...
01:48, 06/05/2019

GameStop revenue misses estimates as Xbox, PlayStation sales fall GameStop Corp on Tuesday reported a 13.3% fall in quarterly revenue that missed analysts' estimates, as the world's largest video game retailer wrestles with slowing sales of video games and consoles ...
23:00, 06/04/2019

GameStop's Offering a Super Mario Maker 2 and Switch Online Bundle For Just $70 Right now, GameStop is offering Super Mario Maker 2 and a 12-Month Switch Online Bundle for just $70. The game is currently on pre-order for $60 in most stores and the subscription retails for $20. Ad...
21:12, 05/17/2019

UPDATE 3-GameStop halts dividend as console sales slow; shares fall 26% GameStop Corp shares plunged 26% on Tuesday after the video games retailer halted its quarterly dividend and reported a 13.3% fall in first-quarter revenue that missed analysts' estimates on the back ...
01:48, 06/05/2019

Our First Look At The New Avengers Video Game You know what’s weird: how we haven’t had big blockbuster video games based on The Avengers. That’s changing now, though, with the reveal tonight of...Avengers....
05:00, 06/11/2019

The Best Video Game Art Of 2019* Ah, it’s June, which means it’s time once more for Into The Pixel, an annual event held alongside E3 that celebrates some of the best work being done by the artists responsible for conjuring the world...
07:00, 06/05/2019

Why is video game slo-mo so frequently a no-go? Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite y...
08:24, 06/21/2019

The Video Game Industry Can't Go On Like This At about this time next year, we’ll have a pretty good idea of what the next generation of video games will look like. New consoles will likely be shown off, bold new streaming initiatives will begin ...
21:24, 07/22/2019

There's Going To Be A Blair Witch Video Game Back in 1999, we all thought that the Blair Witch Project was real and we definitely didn’t think about video game tie-ins. But that’s what we have. Blair Witch was announced today at the 2019 E3 pres...
23:12, 06/09/2019

E3 2019: all the video game news so far With day two of the E3 video game conference about to begin, here are the biggest stories from Microsoft’s Xbox conference, Bethesda and moreWe are in a transitional period for video games: new consol...
21:24, 06/10/2019

I Described 47 Video Game Box Covers From Memory My friend Alex Jaffe sent me a list of 47 video game titles. Without looking at the list, I stepped in front of a camera. Our producer CJ read the list one name at a time. I tried to describe what eac...
08:36, 08/18/2019

Classic Video Game Cutscenes Look Better In HD (Sometimes) Last week, YouTube user ClassiCinematics completed a month-long amateur remaster of all the cutscenes in Westwood Studios’ classic real-time strategy game Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 and its ex...
04:00, 07/10/2019

Video game streaming: is it worth it? Microsoft, Google and several others are vying to be the ‘Netflix of video games’, but what advantages are on offer for players?Streaming video games is an idea with such obvious advantages that like ...
16:24, 07/26/2019

Gloomhaven's Video Game Version Is, So Far, Just Fine Gloomhaven, the biggest board game (both literally and figuratively) in years, is coming to the PC, and is currently playable in a limited form as part of an early access deal....
06:12, 07/26/2019

Someone Is Making A Dexter's Lab Video Game In Dreams Dexter’s Laboratory, a popular Cartoon Network show from back in the 90s, is getting turned into a video game thanks to a skilled Dreams creator....
23:12, 05/18/2019

Researchers Designed a Video Game That Changes on the Fly to Compensate For Lag Be it from a bad controller, an over-taxed computer, or troubles with a network connection, lag—also known as latency—has been plaguing gamers for decades. Responsive controls are crucial for victory ...
20:36, 06/25/2019

Look At This Extremely Nice Video Game Latrine While playing State of Decay 2's new Heartland expansion—a game I find interesting, even if I don’t particularly enjoy it—I noticed something during one of several trips to my local frenemies the ...
07:24, 06/15/2019

How a video game is getting its players to rethink Brexit A super-detailed soccer simulation is letting its users see the impact of the U.K.'s departure from the European Union in a whole new light. Data from the game is even being used to inform Parliament ...
06:36, 09/11/2019

It’s A Video Game Streaming Station In A Suitcase GAEMS makes travel cases with built-in speakers and screens for console gaming on the go. Launched last week, the $700 Guardian Pro XP is GAEMS’ most advanced cases yet. With a 24-inch 1440p HDR displ...
17:36, 08/05/2019

Marvel's Avengers video game: What we know so far Video game publisher Square Enix released the first details of its upcoming video game featuring Marvel's Avengers at E3. Here's everything we learned.       ...
20:24, 06/11/2019

Video Game Consoles Won't Get Pricier In America, At Least For Now A 10 percent tax on video game consoles and other consumer electronics has been delayed until December 15, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced today. According to Pre...
11:25, 08/14/2019

Video game cheaters get a taste of their own medicine Respawn, the studio behind Apex Legends, is beefing up anti-cheat software, actively seeking out cheaters and auto-banning players before they even get into a match....
23:24, 07/18/2019

Tetris puzzle video game going strong at 35 The electric puzzle video game "Tetris" turns 35 this year. It was created by Russian game designer Alexey Pajitnov while he was working as a Soviet computer programmer. Pajitnov says that for fans of...
21:36, 06/11/2019

The First Video Game Convention Hosted Entirely On Steam Video game conventions have their upsides; you get to play all the latest games and meet people who are interested in the same stuff as you. But big conventions are also a reminder that human beings a...
22:48, 05/10/2019

Why Video Game Headshots Will Always Be Popular—And Unsettling Like a lot of people who play video games, I have spent decades aiming at digital heads. I have also spent a considerable amount of time during those years feeling uncomfortable about it. “Headshots” ...
17:48, 08/03/2019

I'm Back To Watching Video Game YouTube For Fun: Here's What I Liked Life has been a little stressful lately. At first, that pushed me to turn to video games for escapism⁠—something I’d not really done before. This week, I’ve found myself too tired to binge through Fir...
22:24, 08/09/2019

The 10 most beautiful video game consoles of all time The pastel-hued Nintendo Switch Lite, out in September, is far from the only beautiful console in video game history. These 10 were much more than unattractive slabs Continue reading......
11:48, 07/17/2019

Video Game Characters Are Terrible At Archery Video game characters love their bows and arrows, but I hate to be the bearer of bad news—almost all of them are terrible at archery. As an archer myself, I’ve had to spend a lot of time teaching and ...
22:24, 07/23/2019

Long live the video game content war On Saturday, June 8th, the first of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) livestreams began. Away from the hustle and bustle of the show floor, these presentations—hosted by the likes of Microsoft, G...
20:00, 06/19/2019

You Can Finally See Some Gameplay From The Avengers Video Game Aside from a quickly-squashed leak, it hasn’t been possible to see the E3 2019 gameplay demo for Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming Marvels’ Avengers game. That would be the intro level that E3 attendees said...
13:12, 08/20/2019

Blair Witch is back, and this time it's a video game For this trailer to work, pretend you didn’t read that headline and imagine it’s just some spooky-looking teaser for a video game. You’ve got trees, you’ve got a person with a video camera, and some s...
00:12, 06/10/2019

Tesla Model S can become a video game controller when it's parked The Tesla Model S steering wheel and brake pedal aren't just for real-world driving -- when the electric vehicle is parked they can become a video game controller....
06:12, 06/23/2019

The video game industry is a black hole for cybersecurity Without a fundamental change in approach from both gamers and the industry overall, the magnitude of the security problem shows no signs of slowing downRead More...
10:24, 07/25/2019

Man who hit baby after losing video game charged with murder LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police say a Kentucky man who punched his 1-month-old son in the head after losing a video game has been charged with murder. News outlets cite an arrest report that says 26-yea...
17:24, 05/06/2019

Square Enix's 'Avengers' video game to be presented at E3 Marvel and publisher Square Enix have announced that the long-in-development "Avengers" video game will be showcased at the upcoming 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo or E3....
22:48, 05/29/2019

'Ghostbusters: The Video Game' getting remastered for PS4, Switch, Xbox and PC "Ghostbusters: The Video Game," which was orginally released in 2009, is being remastered for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC through the Epic Games store....
19:12, 05/30/2019

Walmart Pulls Violent Video Game Signs The move came as Republican leaders have blamed video games for mass shootings, despite a lack of evidence. Democrats have pushed Walmart to stop selling guns, but it does not plan to do so....
22:00, 08/09/2019

Can this video game train your brain to crave less sugar? There could be a digital antidote to the “sedentary lifestyle” endangering the health of the touch-screen generation. Playing a new “brain training” computer game called Diet DASH can actu...
04:36, 05/09/2019

Video Game Cameras Are Complicated And Easy To Screw Up The latest Game Maker’s Toolkit video is all about video game cameras and how developers can use them to help make gameplay more challenging, to scare the player or to better serve a story. It also is...
21:12, 05/12/2019

Video: Early impressions of F1 2019 game, including first look at F2 F1 2019 will release next month during Formula 1's Austrian Grand Prix weekend, and Autosport was among the first to play a preview version of the game...
10:12, 05/03/2019

Ghostbusters: The Video Game gets a remaster from Saber Interactive The Ghostbusters video game from 2009 is getting a remaster that will come out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. It will release later this year.Read More...
23:36, 05/30/2019

Should We Care About Video Game Companies Collecting Our Data? Video games often ask us to share our data with the developers. Sometimes, games and other apps bury this question in a long privacy policy that you have to agree to in order to even load it up. And s...
07:36, 05/17/2019

Dad accused of killing newborn after losing video game Police say a Kentucky dad fatally punched his newborn son after losing a video game. Anthony Trice, 26, was home with his 1-month-old boy Friday in Louisville when he lost the game, according to the l...
03:00, 05/07/2019

Marvel's Avengers: can the controversial new video game win over the faithful? The Avengers video game has just been unveiled – and has proved divisive, thanks to redesigned characters and a trailer that looked more like a film than a gameBefore this year’s E3, the annual video ...
12:12, 07/01/2019

Control pre-E3 hands-on: The modern-day X-Men video game we’ve always wanted Enlarge / One of the game's deformed monsters. (credit: Remedy Entertainment) SANTA MONICA, Calif.—For nearly 20 years, Remedy Entertainment has put out a streak of cinematic, weird, memorable video...
18:12, 06/03/2019

The First And Only King Of The Hill Video Game Came Out 19 Years Ago And It's Boring King of The Hill was on for from 1997 to 2010, aired over 250 episodes, won two Emmy awards and has been called one of the best-animated shows of all time. Yet unlike The Simpsons, which received many...
21:00, 06/29/2019

John Wick to become a video game, as if it wasn't kind of one already As avowed fans of the John Wick franchise of media properties—in which a man wears a suit so well that it makes him borderline invincible to entire cities’ worth of gun-toting hired goons—we’d be the ...
01:24, 05/09/2019

The video game industry must stand up against the right’s bad-faith attacks The video game industry will continue to fail in the political arena as long as it is terrified to say it is deliberately being targeted by Republicans.Read More...
23:12, 08/09/2019

The Forgotten Video Game Memories Hiding In Our Brains The mind is a mysterious vessel full of things we know and, weirdly, things we’ve forgotten. My brain was cruising along as usual on Wednesday until a minute before noon when, suddenly, a Nintendo Swi...
20:36, 06/07/2019

Boy, 12, arrested for knife thrown after video game argument WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has been arrested after throwing a knife at a 9-year-old boy when they got into an argument while playing video games at a Wichita home. The Wich...
17:24, 05/06/2019

30 Years Of Driving Around The Same Video Game Race Track Silverstone has been home to the British Grand Prix for most of the race’s history, meaning there are over 30 year’s worth of games that let you drive around it. So Chris Rae had the brilliant idea of...
06:12, 05/24/2019

The rundown on common game console video outputs Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. There’s no school like the old school, and that goes for game ...
03:48, 08/03/2019

A Lot Of Terrible Video Game Characters Wear Sunglasses For today’s video, I tried to think of as many sunglasses-wearing video game characters as I could. Immediately Cool Spot, Rash from Battletoads, and Duke Nukem sprang to mind. It did not exactly go w...
17:48, 08/10/2019

Chinese video-game censorship doesn't end with 'Devotion' By all accounts, Devotion was a great game. That sentence has to be in past tense, and the opinion has to be second-hand, because Devotion was only available to play for one week earlier this year. Bu...
23:24, 08/02/2019

We Quiz Borderlands 3's Art Director On Video Game Screenshots Here’s another dispatch from Tim Rogers at E3 2019. This time, Tim sat down (or kneeled down in this case) with Borderlands 3 art director Scott Kester and tested out just how many games he could ide...
00:48, 06/20/2019

Video: Slay the Spire is a friendly game of death, but it was hard to get it right Video directed by Justin Wolfson, edited by John Cappello. Click here for transcript. Normally, we devote our "War Stories" videos to established and classic games of old. So what is a 2019 video ga...
17:36, 05/02/2019

Video shows the moment mom’s game of chicken turned tragic A game of chicken went horribly wrong when a Houston mom ran over her son with her SUV and killed her 3-year-old, a new gut-wrenching video shows. Footage shows Lexus Stagg, 26, reversing her white Li...
21:24, 06/22/2019

Free games do pay off for mobile video game publishers in many different ways There are different models for mobile video games: free games can come with ads or options to buy in-game features or you pay for the game outright.        ...
17:24, 05/11/2019

Seeing A Video Game Instruction Manual In 2019 Makes Me So Happy No matter how good or bad sexy pinball game Senran Kagura Peach Ball turns out, I will always remember it for the kindness of providing me a tiny manual in these days of physical video game instructio...
18:36, 07/02/2019

I Both Love And Feel Embarrassed About All The Video Game Music On My Phone An eight-hour road trip I recently took with a friend quickly turned into a musical deep dive. As we flew through conversations about bachata, gospel, R&B, soul, house, and more, my friend mention...
20:00, 05/24/2019

Video game addiction is officially a mental health disorder Experts are finally recognizing what parents of “Fortnight” fans have long feared. The World Health Organization has officially added video game addiction — characterized by “a patte...
16:24, 05/28/2019

Google announces video game streaming service to let you play anywhere Google announces a streaming service that will allow people to play video games in 4K in their browser – provided they have a good internet connection...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Video: Why Codemasters kept F1 2019 game driver transfers secret After much-anticipation, the latest Formula 1 game was released this week with a host of new features and scenarios - including the surprise addition of driver transfers when in career mode...
21:12, 06/27/2019

Watch: 'Blair Witch' goes interactive in new video game trailer Lionsgate Games and developer Bloober Team have released a new gameplay trailer for horror video game "Blair Witch," based on the film franchise of the same name....
18:12, 07/29/2019

Kickstarter has fewer video game projects, and that's a good thing Video game projects may have found their stride in the crowdfunding world. According to ICO Partners, fewer games are being pitched on Kickstarter, but a greater percentage are reaching their goals. A...
18:24, 07/15/2019

In 1999, video game writing hit a high-water mark Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite y...
10:24, 08/09/2019

Amazingly, This Vile Contraption Would Make Video Game Chats Better Be forewarned: the civil, polite, and respectful discourse that accompanies many online games could potentially devolve into something childish, even bordering on vulgar, with Nyko’s new Sound Pad. It...
02:24, 06/12/2019

1 teen dead, 1 jailed after clash over video game controller LITHIA SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say one teen has been accused of killing another after they argued about a video game controller. Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Jesse Ham...
20:24, 06/12/2019

Discord will soon let share your video game stream with online friends Discord, which lets video gamers create a server to voice chat and text with friends, will let you stream game play to 10 others, starting Aug. 15.       ...
09:36, 08/10/2019

Video game addiction is officially considered a mental disorder, says WHO The World Health Organization, or WHO, has made video game addiction an official disorder in which recurrent gaming causes negative consequences.        ...
17:48, 05/28/2019

The DeanBeat: The gray areas of video game violence and addiction The game industry has focused on countering renewed claims that violent games cause violence, but they should be worried about the gray areas.Read More...
20:48, 08/16/2019

How a video game community filled my nephew's final days with joy My teenage nephew’s life was short and difficult, but the players and developers of Elite Dangerous came together to bring unexpected happiness to his last momentsMy nephew, Michael, died on 22 May 20...
17:24, 07/04/2019

Deciding Whether To Restart A Video Game Is My Latest Debilitating Crisis Sometimes, life presents you with a choice that you just know is going to Change Everything. It’s in these moments that we must take decisive action, plunge headlong into the abyssal unknown with noth...
18:36, 05/31/2019

This blunt ‘Game of Thrones’ video critique should be playing on loop at HBO HQ HBO has no choice but to defend the final season of Game of Thrones. But no matter what company executives say about what David Benioff and D.B. Weiss did with season 8, it won’t change how bad ...
19:24, 06/05/2019

Police release video, search for brawlers at kids' game Colorado authorities say they are investigating a fist fight between adults over a teenage umpire's calls during a youth baseball game involving 7-year-olds....
16:36, 06/20/2019

Yes, KFC does have a dating simulation video game in the works. Want to date the Colonel? KFC is creating a video game in which you try to date Colonel Sanders. Here's a preview of the computer game coming to the Steam game store Sept. 24.       ...
05:00, 09/11/2019

Video game addiction now classified as mental health disorder TUCSON – Whether it is Madden, Mario or Fortnite, it is pretty typical for kids to play some kind of video game. Last week, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially recognized video game a...
15:36, 06/06/2019

MWM Interactive moves beyond virtual reality to video game publishing MWM Interactive, the interactive entertainment division of media and entertainment company MWM, is announcing it is moving into video game publishing.Read More...
01:36, 09/05/2019

Pokémon Sleep literally turns napping into a video game Ever get scared that everything in your life will one day be subsumed within the entertainment complex? Well, sleep those worries away with the next entry in the Pokémon universe, Pokémon Sl...
13:48, 05/29/2019

Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews on cover of “NHL 20” video game TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews will be on the cover of the EA Sports video game “NHL 20.” The 21-year-old forward was named as the featured player Wednesday night ...
16:12, 06/20/2019

Here’s what games I’d be playing if National Video Game Day was a real holiday Oh wow it’s National Video Game Day again already? I couldn’t care less, and neither could you unless you’re selling something. It’s a stupid, nonsense holiday. But what if it wasn’t? What if we lived...
10:48, 09/13/2019

Walmart removes violent video game display after 2 shootings Walmart is removing violent video game displays and signs from its stores nationwide, but its policy on gun sales remains unchanged. Following shootings at two of its stores, the retail giant ordered ...
22:00, 08/09/2019

Trump targets $43 billion industry with video game blame Blaming pop culture for criminal behavior, as President Trump did by linking "grisly video games" to mass shootings such as those in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, is a centuries-old tactic....
08:48, 08/06/2019

Final Fantasy VII remake finally looks like a video game—and it’s a pretty one It's back! Again! [credit: Square Enix ] Sony's latest promotional video for future PlayS...
06:24, 05/10/2019

Video game addiction is officially considered a mental disorder, WHO says The World Health Organization, or WHO, made video game addiction an official disorder in which recurrent gaming causes negative consequences.        ...
21:00, 05/28/2019

Preorders for Atari VCS video game console open up this week The Atari VCS video game console, a reboot of the classic home device, will soon be available for preorder at retailers Gamestop and Walmart.       ...
20:24, 06/11/2019

Facebook’s rewarded video and playable ads are taking off for game publishers Facebook said that game publishers and developers are increasingly monetizing their mobile games with Facebook Audience Network, which grew 50% last year.Read More...
20:48, 05/29/2019

Quick Question: What Carmaker and Video Game Company Share a Name? I know usually these Quick Questions are deep-thought exercises designed to expand your mind into new, uncharted directions, today’s Quick Question is a straight-up simple automotive trivia question: ...
22:00, 05/31/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ isn’t James Holzhauer’s first game show win: vintage video This isn’t the first time “Jeopardy!” phenom James Holzhauer has caused a stir in the game-show world — he won nearly $60,000 during a 2014 stint on Game Show Network’s “The Chase.” That lucky red swe...
14:24, 05/02/2019

Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 Unveiled Globally The Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 is a performance oriented version of the Mercedes-Benz GLB that uses the same 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine, tuned to produce more power....
19:00, 08/30/2019

The Women's World Cup Video Game Experience Is Sadly Half-Assed The Women’s World Cup has brought together the best teams and players from across the planet, all in the name of some fantastic football (and nightmarish VAR). You might think that, with the eyes of t...
02:24, 06/25/2019

Kentucky man charged with murder for punching newborn son after losing video game LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man has been charged with murder after police said he punched his one-month-old son in the head out of frustration over losing a video game. The baby was initially ...
21:12, 05/06/2019

Scientists create video game to help elderly drivers stay safe A video game that makes elderly motorists safer on the roads has been developed by scientists. The game called Cognitive Training for Car Driving (CTCD) comes at a time when the number of older car dr...
23:36, 05/22/2019

'Dark Crystal: Tactics' and the evolution of Netflix's video game strategy Stranger Things was Netflix's first experiment with making video games. Developed by Texas studio BonusXP, the Stranger Things mobile game came out in October 2017, and it was a basic, accessible...
01:00, 08/24/2019

"Not A Video Game": PM Modi Jibe At Congress For 6 Surgical Strikes Claim Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday mocked the Congress on its claim of surgical strikes carried out when the UPA was in power. The party that questioned the surgical strikes is now saying "me too,...
19:48, 05/03/2019

Play the game, save the planet: Conservationists target video gamers Chilli, a gibbon native to Borneo, will soon be jumping from tree to tree in parks from New York to Nairobi as a character in a new augmented reality video game that aims to promote conservation of en...
21:36, 06/05/2019

ESPN Delays Broadcast of Video Game Tournament After Mass Shootings Disney’s ESPN has chosen not to broadcast a recent video-game competition — one that features gun violence — in the wake of last weekend’s mass shootings in Texas and Ohio, acc...
15:12, 08/09/2019

The Witcher's Showrunner on Getting Video Game Fans Into the Series, and Season 2 Hints When Netflix first pitched Lauren Schmidt Hissrich the idea of doing a series based on The Witcher, she turned it down. She was a fan of the books and video games—so much so she even included a bathtu...
23:48, 07/23/2019

This video-game titan wants to ride into history — with a lance and bespoke armor British multimillionaire Jason Kingsley aims to reimagine the heavy cavalry charges, the archery assaults, and the mud and blood, the dysentery and terror, of close-hand combat in the Middle Ages....
19:24, 05/26/2019

Why Video Game Creators Are Skipping the Bloodshed and Making ‘Pacifist Games’ Instead A deer and a fawn are lost far from home, with no idea where they are or how they can get back to the woods. With the help of glowing antlers, curiosity and sheer will, the animals travel through whea...
00:00, 08/07/2019

Game of Thrones Cast Bids Farewell to Fans in Emotional Video It's all over. Game of Thrones is over. And the cast is just as emotional as you'd expect. "The fans have, like, given me an identity that I didn't have," an emotional......
19:36, 05/20/2019

Windows Solitaire inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame Enlarge (credit: Microsoft) The classic Windows game Solitaire has joined such landmarks as Doom, Tetris, and World of Warcraft in being inducted into the Strong Museum of Play's World Video Game Ha...
22:36, 05/03/2019

Walmart Asks Employees To Remove Violent Video Game Signage For the past couple of days, Walmart employees have been receiving memos instructing them to remove “any signing or displays that contain violent images or aggressive behavior.” Principal among the su...
04:24, 08/09/2019

U.S. teen wins $3 million at video game tournament Fortnite World Cup American teenager Kyle Giersdorf won $3 million on Sunday after taking the top prize in a tournament in New York for the popular online video game Fortnite....
08:36, 07/29/2019

This ‘Mario Maker’ level is the most stressful video-game clip you’ll ever watch A monster with Mario Maker 2 turned the first level many of us had ever played into a fiery hellscape from which, as of Tuesday afternoon, only five people had emerged unscathed....
02:00, 07/17/2019

Cat wrecks video game stream by barfing so hard it breaks a computer Cats ask very little of us. They need to be fed, brushed, given water and toys to play with, and have their litter changed. In return, they provide love and companionship, tempered only with the annoy...
23:37, 07/26/2019

USA orders pilot for Masters Of Doom video game history drama According to Variety, the USA network has ordered a pilot for an adaptation of David Kushner’s book Masters Of Doom, which details the story of how video game developers John Carmack and John Romero c...
22:36, 06/27/2019

This video game reveals how prehistoric people tackled climate change How will climate change remake our world in the 21st century? Will we be able to adapt and survive? As with many things, the past is a good guide for the future. Humans have experienced climate change...
14:24, 06/29/2019

Control is a fascinating work of video game storytelling that levitates above its limitations Hidden in plain sight, right in the middle of New York City, there’s a massive brutalist skyscraper known as The Oldest House. The general public doesn’t know this, but the building is the headquarter...
18:36, 08/27/2019

US teen wins $3 million at video game tournament Fortnite World Cup Global revenues from esports, or professional video game competitions, will hit $1.1 billion in 2019, up 27% since last year, thanks to ballooning revenues from advertising, sponsorship and media righ...
14:12, 07/29/2019

How EA Sports's NCAA Football video game could make a comeback Revival of EA Sports' popular college football video game a possibility as NCAA studies issue of athlete name, image and likeness.        ...
18:12, 05/20/2019

‘Control’ Feels Like What Would Happen if David Lynch Made a Video Game The Oldest House is a maze of concrete and paperwork. It’s a building full of secrets, stuffed top to bottom with government bureaucrats, some of whom are now host to an interdimensional plague....
20:00, 09/05/2019

Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins Reveals His Top Tips for Video Game Domination It’s time to Get Good with Tyler Blevins, a.k.a. Ninja, one of the most famous and highest-paid e-sports athletes around. That’s the title of his new book — subtitled My Ultimate Gui...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Miller Lite has built a working video game controller in a beer can In the annals of modern engineering, mankind has achieved one stunning feat after the next. We’ve put humans on the moon, and more than the once. Self-driving motor vehicles are bound to become part o...
00:24, 06/12/2019

The Makers Of It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia Reveal Their TV Show About Video Game Developers It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia star Rob McElhenney was a surprise guest at today’s Ubisoft press conference in order to show off the first look at his upcoming TV show about game developers, Mythic...
01:36, 06/11/2019

U.S. Senator Says His Anti-Loot Box Bill Has The Video Game Industry Worried Is Republican senator Josh Hawley an advocate for video game players or an ambitious politician with a savvy staff who know a win-win argument when they see one? The freshman senator from Missouri, wh...
01:24, 05/22/2019

Father hit infant son in head, killing him, after losing video game, police say Anthony Trice, 26, is accused of striking his 1-month-old son in the head after losing a video game Friday evening. He's now charged with murder.        ...
03:48, 05/07/2019

Even in a ‘golden age’ for gaming, video game trade group’s new CEO faces challenges The video game industry is booming like never before ahead of the annual E3 conference, but regulators are casting a close eye on the burgeoning sector....
17:00, 06/06/2019

Razer built its business on video game hardware. It just announced a toaster Razer, which makes video gaming peripherals and laptops, is responding to its fans and will produce a toaster.        ...
19:24, 05/02/2019

Detective Pikachu film review: This is how you adapt a video game for theaters Enlarge / How do you know it's Detective Pikachu, not just standard Pikachu? Clues: the hat, the magnifying glass, the lush fur. (credit: Warner Bros. / The Pokemon Company) Pokémon: Detective Pikac...
20:12, 05/10/2019

‘Mortal Kombat’ among latest inductees into Video Game Hall of Fame “Mortal Kombat,” the blood-and-guts arcade game that triggered Congressional hearings and age-level game ratings, was inducted Thursday into the World Video Game Hall of Fame, along with “Colossal Cav...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Devcom perspectives: The uncomfortable and familiar topic of video game violence The Devcom game developer event tackled video game violence in a panel entitled, "The uncomfortable and familiar topic of video game violence."Read More...
16:12, 09/07/2019

I Finally Understand The Appeal Of Escaping Into A Video Game To Cope With Stress For most of my life, I never quite understood escapism. I knew how powerful video games could be, how seductive and wonderful their worlds were, but I never quite understood the idea of wanting to mel...
18:48, 07/26/2019

Microsoft's Solitaire Is Finally Getting Honored in the Video Game Hall of Fame It’s hard to imagine a video game dominating more screen time than Microsoft’s Solitaire has since first introduced with Windows 3.0 in 1990. It’s been the go-to distraction for procrastinators for al...
20:48, 05/02/2019

Sex, dragons and dirty tricks – video games for Game of Thrones fans From royal role-playing to battle simulators, these games will satisfy Westeros refugees as the TV saga nears its endPC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One Continue reading......
13:24, 05/15/2019

Anthony Davis, Dwyane Wade to cover NBA 2K20 video game LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Davis will be the cover athlete for the second time of a popular 2K Sports basketball video game. The game company announced Monday that Davis will be featured on the front ...
15:12, 07/01/2019

Insta360’s tiny new GO stabilized camera could be game-changer for social video Insta360 has quickly established itself as the leader in 360-degree video capture, at least for the consumer market, and its new GO stabilized camera builds on that legacy and extends some of the tec...
06:12, 08/30/2019

A Dark Crystal Video Game Is Coming to Nintendo Switch and Here's the Trailer Fans who grew up loving Jim Henson’s 1982 film The Dark Crystal will soon have a true fantasy fulfilled. Nintendo just revealed at E3 that a video game based on the upcoming Dark Crystal prequel serie...
22:48, 06/11/2019

Coding without a keystroke: The hands-free creation of a full video game Enlarge / The object of each Dig Dog stage is simple: dig through the level to find a bone. And watch out for enemies along the way. Update: The solid, unassuming Dig Dog is kind of an ideal "Spelun...
17:36, 05/02/2019

Battle monsters at a Korn concert in the pinnacle of video game experiences Back in February, the EDM producer Marshmello held a live, in-game concert in Fortnite. Depending on your point of view (and, let’s be honest, age) this was either a monumental convergence of two mass...
06:36, 08/21/2019

'Mr. Video Game': Ravens' Lamar Jackson makes special homecoming For the first time since high school, Jackson will play a game that matters in South Florida. For his hometown fans, it's another chance to see an electrifying star they've enjoyed watching since Jack...
00:36, 09/08/2019

Video game urges players to kill journalists to make them ‘famous in a different way’ A twisted video game featured on Apple and Android devices urged players to gun down journalists to make headlines before the level was yanked by developers. Sniper 3D Assassin, which is available on ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

2020 Audi S8 Unveiled Globally The all-new 2020 Audi S8 is the performance version of the A8 sedan and is powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 motor which churns out a 555 bhp and a humongous peak torque of 800 Nm....
13:36, 07/02/2019

Measles cases triple globally: WHO Measles cases have almost tripled year-on-year, according to new figures from the World Health Organization. Germany plans to make measles vaccinations compulsory for children from March....
19:12, 08/13/2019

Google Go launches globally on Android Google has launched Google Go globally in the Google Play Store. The lightweight search app is available for all Android 5.0/5.1 Lollipop devices and up.Read More...
04:36, 08/21/2019

Nissan set to cut 10,000 jobs globally, according to reports Japanese media report cuts could be announced this week, as crisis-hit firm looks to turn around its fortunes Nissan is preparing to axe more than 10,000 jobs globally, according to Japanese media. T...
09:36, 07/24/2019

Video game ‘loot boxes’ would be outlawed in many games under forthcoming federal bill The measure would prohibit games from offering randomized assortments of digital items that can be bought for a fee, under new federal legislation previewed by Republican Sen. Josh Hawley....
23:00, 05/08/2019

Watch: 'Avengers' video game to launch May 2020, cinematic trailer released Marvel and publisher Square Enix has announced that the "Avengers" video game will be arriving for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Google Stadia and PC on May 15, 2020....
18:24, 06/11/2019

CORRECTED-Play the game, save the planet: Conservationists target video gamers Chilli, a gibbon native to Borneo, will soon be jumping from tree to tree in parks from New York to Nairobi as a character in a new augmented reality video game that aims to promote conservation of en...
16:12, 06/06/2019

Shares of Nintendo tumble after it announces a delay in a closely watched video game Shares of Japanese video game maker Nintendo plunged on Wednesday after the company announced a delay in the launch of a highly anticipated video game, "Animal Crossing: New Horizons."...
15:48, 07/27/2019

Disney's Fox cancellation spree may end up saving us from some dire-sounding video game movies It’s been rough days at the recently assimilated 20th Century Fox movie studio of late, as new corporate overlord Bob Iger—apparently accustomed to box office receipts that are a bit more Avengers, an...
02:36, 08/11/2019

Video game stocks slide after Trump implicates games in mass shootings Shares of Electronic Arts, Activision Blizzard and other major video game companies fell sharply on Monday following President Donald Trump's speech addressing mass shootings in Texas and Ohio....
13:36, 08/06/2019

Walmart tells store workers to take down video game ads, demo consoles after shootings The retail giant sent a memo to its employees this week asking them to remove certain video game advertisements and demos, along with hunting videos and violent movies....
18:48, 08/09/2019

Tencent Video delays 'Game of Thrones' finale in China, prompts fan uproar China's Tencent Video has delayed the broadcast of the "Game of Thrones" finale, according to an official message published by the online streaming site on Monday, prompting uproar among fans of the p...
08:00, 05/20/2019

Timelapse shows London Stadium turf transformed for baseball game – video West Ham's London Stadium has undergone an incredible transformation for Major League Baseball's first-ever regular season game in Europe, as the Boston Red Sox take on the New York Yankees. It took t...
21:36, 06/28/2019

Jon Snow apologizes for final season of ‘Game of Thrones’ in viral deepfake video A deepfake video of Jon Snow apologizing for the final season of "Game of Thrones" – saying, “When the Starbucks cup is the smallest mistake, you know you f–ked up,” has gone viral....
18:48, 06/16/2019

PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo Switch's big video game rival might be dead in the water SLIGHTLY Mad Studios was planning a console to rival the likes of Playstation, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. But now the future of the ‘Mad Box’ could be under threat....
14:12, 05/04/2019

Stunningly realistic video game visuals made by simulating light rays Real-time ray tracing is creating impressively realistic video game graphics. It uses powerful chips to calculate how millions of light rays reflect in a scene...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Agora.io lets game developers embed video chat in Unity games Agora.io, a voice and video streaming platform, announced that game developers can now easily embed high-quality video chat in their Unity games.Read More...
08:48, 06/21/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Ever-Expanding Video Game Pin C Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Ever-Expanding Video Game Pin Collection • Video Games Taught Me How To Fail • I Need To Bust Out Some Pen And Paper For Super Mari...
15:48, 07/22/2019

Unopened 1987 Nintendo video game found in attic, expected to sell for $10G A Nevada man found an unopened copy of Kid Icarus, a 1987 classic video game, in the attic of his childhood home which experts project to sell for at least $10,000 in an online auction Thursday. ...
07:24, 08/01/2019

Shares of Nintendo tumble after it announces a delay in a closely-watched video game Shares of Japanese video game maker Nintendo plunged on Wednesday after the company announced a delay in the launch of a highly-anticipated video game, "Animal Crossing: New Horizons."...
09:48, 06/12/2019

FIFA 20’s Volta hands-on — Chaotic street play comes to video game soccer Electronic Arts is spicing up its FIFA 20 video game this year with Volta Football, a new way to play with three-on-three street soccer games.Read More...
19:12, 08/08/2019

'The greatest game of all time' : Celebrations continue for England's World Cup triumph – video The celebrations continued after a dramatic and tantalisingly close final saw England crowned Cricket World Cup champions by beating New Zealand.Speaking the morning after Sunday's final, Joe Root sai...
19:00, 07/15/2019

'Embrace Death' Twitter Trend Baffles Everyone, Turns Out To Be Video Game Marketing Yesterday evening, the hashtag “#EmbraceDeath” began trending on Twitter, to the alarm of people who had not heard of the fighting game Samurai Shodown. The grim marketing motto sparked a variety of r...
02:00, 07/12/2019

Walmart pulls violent video game images out of ‘respect’ for shooting victims After the terrible shooting in an El Paso Walmart, the company is apparently taking steps to respect the deaths of twenty-two people. It’s doing this by removing signs advertising certain video games ...
01:36, 08/10/2019

VIDEO: Drake appears to call Warriors ‘trash’ after Game 1 loss to Raptors A tense exchange appeared to play out between Drake and Draymond Green on the courtside moments after the Raptors beat the Warriors 118-109 in Game 1.  ...
11:00, 05/31/2019

Hot Wheels team up with Apple for new high tech toy cars and ambitious kid's video game Hot Wheels id is a new line of die-cast cars that have NFC chips in them just like those used in fellow toys-to-life games like Skylanders, LEGO Dimensions and Disney Infinity....
16:12, 06/14/2019

Dice game gone wrong ends with violent shooting, beating and robbery: video A man was robbed, shot and pistol-whipped in a dice game gone wrong in the Bronx — and the vicious beatdown was all caught on video. Jarring video obtained by The Post shows one of the men pull a gun,...
03:48, 09/01/2019

From advertising to A.I., Walmart is doing a lot more than just being a retailer You might only know Walmart as a place to stop to pick up milk or paper towels, maybe a few other things, on your way home from work. But the biggest retailer in the world is doing a lot more than jus...
20:48, 05/16/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLB To Be Launched Globally At The End Of This Year The entry-level five seater variant in Europe will be priced at " 37,746.80 (approximately Rs. 30.20 lakh in Indian currency) while the third row individual retractable seats will cost " 1309......
10:01, 08/14/2019

2020 BMW 3 Series Hybrid Unveiled Globally BMW is all geared up to make itself future proof and hybrids are the stepping stone for the Bavarian brand in the run towards electrification. The new BMW models such as the 7 Series Facelift and now....
05:12, 08/17/2019

LG is finally making its high-end G8S phone available globally LG's unveiled what appeared to be a more affordable version of its G8 ThinQ flagship smartphone, the LG G8S ThinQ, back in February. Now, it is finally ready for release in Europe, Latin America,...
13:00, 07/02/2019

Led By Trump and Johnson, Disrupters Rise Globally The most important trend in global politics is the rise of disrupters like President Trump, who gained power by taking a wrecking ball to the prevailing political system. Last week’s ascension of Brit...
01:00, 07/30/2019

Nissan confirms plan to cut 12,500 jobs globally Japanese firm will cut jobs and trim model range, while investing in autonomous and electrified technology Nissan will reduce its production capacity and model range, and axe around 12,500 jobs world...
11:12, 07/25/2019

Nissan plans to cut over 10,000 jobs globally -source Nissan Motor Co is planning to cut more than 10,000 jobs globally as part of efforts to turn around its business, a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday....
05:00, 07/24/2019

Aviva overhauls UK business, to cut 1,800 jobs globally British insurer Aviva will restructure its British business and cut costs across the firm with the loss of 1,800 jobs globally as it new chief executive seeks to make the business more competitive....
12:24, 06/06/2019

Playing a video game gave me a kind of catharsis I didn’t know I needed | Cian Maher The Witcher 3 is teeming with madcap magic, beasts and an unlikely hero who shines bright among other protagonistsWhether they be written in the annals, painted on canvas, or coded into virtual space,...
20:12, 06/24/2019

Twitter tears into Delta for its tone-deaf anti-union, pro-video game poster Delta Airlines is passing around anti-union posters comparing union dues to the price of a new console, implying the latter will bring employees more joy than the former. And this particular message i...
03:48, 05/11/2019

'Mortal Kombat' and 'Super Mario Kart' join the Video Game Hall of Fame Sorry, Half-Life fans, you'll have to wait at least another year to see the classic FPS make it into the World Video Game Hall of Fame. The National Museum of Play has announced this year's ...
20:12, 05/02/2019

'The game's in a really poor state': Burnley boss Sean Dyche rails against diving – video Burnley manager Sean Dyche was critical of simulation in football after his side's 2-1 loss to Arsenal on Saturday. Dyche added that he was concerned that the worst punishment a player could suffer wa...
10:36, 08/18/2019

Amazon Goes Full Black Mirror by Turning Grueling Warehouse Work Into a Video Game Amazon is currently experimenting with a pilot program that turns warehouse jobs into a sort of video game, a system the company claims is meant to break up the monotony of the day-to-day tasks requir...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Ninja, DJ Marshmello, Snoop Dogg, sign on for new video game-music festival in Las Vegas The Metarama Gaming + Music Festival in Las Vegas Oct. 19-20 will feature top esports athletes, video game streamers and musicians including Shaq.        ...
18:12, 06/19/2019

Google's giant leap into video game streaming is poised to disrupt a $135 billion industry Google's shift into the video game business with its new streaming service, Stadia, is a major move for the tech giant. The video game industry generated sales of about $135B in 2018, a figure th...
03:00, 08/22/2019

Video game systems could cost shoppers $840M more this holiday season, console makers say Video game console makers Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony say tariffs will cost consumers an additional $840 million this holiday shopping season.       ...
14:24, 06/27/2019

Watch every E3 video game trailer from Square Enix, Ubisoft, Bethesda and Microsoft's E3 conferences Marvel's Avengers, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Watch Dogs: Legion, Halo Infinite, Gears 5, Borderlands 3, Cyberpunk 2077. All the trailers you need to see are right here!...
13:12, 06/11/2019

Google's giant leap into video game streaming aims to disrupt a $135 billion industry Google's shift into the video game business with its new streaming service, Stadia, is a major move for the tech giant. The video game industry generated sales of about $135B in 2018, a figure th...
19:48, 08/21/2019

Solskjær worried about 'tough' Leicester game as Pogba adds to injury woes – video Manchester United will have to play well to emerge from their match with Leicester with any points, Ole Gunnar Solskjær has said. Solskjær confirmed Paul Pogba will miss the game, worsening United's i...
21:36, 09/13/2019

High school football star shot dead by friend over video game dispute A Florida football player was shot dead by a longtime friend this week during a spat over a video game, according to a new report. Joshua Ancrum, 17, was killed inside his pal’s Miami Gardens ho...
21:36, 05/23/2019

John Wick writer launches grappling hook over to Just Case video game adaptation The Just Cause video game series has always been built on unnecessarily dramatic stunts, allowing players to, say, destroy an enemy base by having protagonist Rico Rodriguez fly a fighter jet toward t...
23:24, 05/21/2019

Nintendo’s Doug Bowser Talks Switch Success, Video Game Industry ‘Crunch’ and More Amid the news-packed chaos that is the Electronic Entertainment Expo — or E3 for short — TIME caught up with Doug Bowser, the president and COO of Nintendo of America. (Yes, that’s h...
21:24, 06/12/2019

E3 2019: Microsoft strikes first in video game console battle with Xbox successor in 2020 At the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, Sunday, Microsoft said it has a new video game console system "Project Scarlett" due in holiday 2020.       ...
01:36, 06/10/2019

Cannabis retailer Curaleaf to buy Grassroots for $875 mln U.S. cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would acquire privately held GR Companies Inc (Grassroots) in a cash and stock deal valued at about $875 million....
15:00, 07/17/2019

Audi Recalls 1644 e-Tron SUVs Globally Customers are being contacted directly to inform them of the recall and the company's dealer network will get the issue resolved. Audi e-tron vehicles unaffected by the recall remain available for......
13:00, 06/11/2019

Tempered expectations of Fed rate cut sink stocks globally A strong U.S. jobs report that tempered expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month and weak economic data in Germany helped push global stock indices lower...
19:48, 07/05/2019

Twitter Crashes Globally Across Platforms, Including India The micro-blogging platform Twitter on Wednesday evening went down in most parts of the world including in India, according to the website tracking portal DownDetector....
07:48, 08/22/2019

Avengers: Endgame Becomes 1 of Only 5 Films to Make $2 Billion Globally (LOS ANGELES) — “Avengers: Endgame” continued its global domination at the box office in a second week victory lap that saw the blockbuster cross the $2 billion mark in record time a...
21:48, 05/05/2019

Meet the data connection device that works globally—and it’s $70 off The Tern Global Data Connection Device is the only device that allows you to stay connected anywhere in the world. Right now, this offer from TNW Deals puts this revolutionary travel necessity in your...
21:24, 08/23/2019

Uber expands Pro perks globally, but drivers would probably prefer better pay Uber is bringing its driver-focused Uber Pro service to international markets, including Mexico and India, following a series of pilot programs.Read More...
18:36, 07/02/2019

Disney's remakes have made more than $7 billion globally since 2010 Including the first week of "Lion King's" box office run, Disney has made more than $7 billion in the last nine years from its reimaginings of its classic tales....
19:24, 07/27/2019

Tempered expectations of Fed rate cut sinks stocks globally A strong U.S. jobs report that tempered expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month and weak economic data in Germany helped push global stock indices lower...
16:24, 07/05/2019

Google's stripped-back Go search app now available to download globally In 2017, Google launched a stripped-back version of its Android operating system for emerging markets like India and Brazil where spotty networks are a real issue. Android Go came with its own suite o...
09:48, 08/21/2019

Childhood mortality declining globally but disability on the rise (Reuters Health) - Children today are more likely to survive to early adulthood than they were in years past, but progress has been concentrated in higher-income countries and a growing number of kids...
18:24, 04/29/2019

Florida high-school football recruit Joshua Ancrum killed after video game dispute Joshua Ancrum was shot and killed in Florida on Tuesday. His mother told a local TV station the shooting followed an argument about a video game.        ...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Video game makers must manage crunch time, increase diversity to improve mental health Video game makers should do a better job of managing crunch time and increasing diversity to improve workers' mental health, a nonprofit group says.       ...
18:24, 07/09/2019

Watch every E3 video game trailer from Nintendo, Square Enix, Ubisoft, Bethesda, EA and Microsoft's E3 conferences The Zelda: Breath of the Wild sequel, Marvel's Avengers, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Watch Dogs: Legion, Halo Infinite, Gears 5, Borderlands 3, Cyberpunk 2077. All the trailers you need to see are right h...
01:36, 06/13/2019

Watch every E3 video game trailer from Nintendo, Square Enix, Ubisoft, Bethesda and Microsoft's E3 conferences The Zelda: Breath of the Wild sequel, Animal Crossing, Pokemon Sword and Shield, Marvel's Avengers, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Watch Dogs: Legion, Halo Infinite, Gears 5, Bord...
20:48, 06/11/2019

May was an awful month for video game sales as the world prepares for the next PlayStation and Xbox — here were the best-selling games Bethesda Video game sales in May 2019 were down 13% compared to the same period of last year, according to data from the NPD Group. This was the video game industry's worst sales performance for the ...
06:48, 06/20/2019

Secondhand luxury retailer The RealReal jumps almost 50% after IPO The shares jumped from an IPO price of $20 apiece Thursday to almost $30 in morning trading on the Nasdaq under the symbol REAL, giving it a preliminary market value of $2.49 billion....
18:48, 06/28/2019

Brazilian retailer GPA Q2 net income tops estimates Brazilian supermarket chain Grupo Pão de Açúcar SA reported on Wednesday a 124% surge in its second-quarter net income year-on-year, beating expectations, underpinned by solid revenue in its wholesale...
06:24, 07/25/2019

Beleaguered retailer Barneys hit by paycheck snafu Employees of luxury retailer Barneys New York got a jolt on Friday when their paychecks failed to hit their bank accounts. As speculation swirls around the swanky retailer’s financial woes, rank-and-f...
21:48, 07/29/2019

Rolex Retailer Sets Its Watch in the West Slack sales in Hong Kong make it an odd time for a luxury watch retailer to go public, but Watches of Switzerland is finding favor by focusing on the less well-served U.S. market....
20:00, 05/30/2019

Nike becomes latest retailer to add plus-size mannequins Nike is making strides on inclusion efforts. The athletic wear giant debuted curvy mannequins this week on the new women’s floor at its flagship store in London to showcase figures of all shapes and s...
23:36, 06/10/2019

Chewy CEO says the online pet retailer isn't thinking about selling CBD Pet owners are increasingly using CBD to treat their animals, but Chewy CEO Sumit Singh said ahead of the company's market debut that the retailer isn't thinking about selling it just yet....
18:00, 06/14/2019

British retailer Tesco's scales down in Poland Britain’s biggest supermarket chain Tesco has announced the closure of four hypermarkets and a distribution center in Poland. A ban on Sunday trading and growth of discounters has hit the retailer's b...
13:00, 05/31/2019

British retailer Tesco scales down in Poland Britain’s biggest supermarket chain Tesco has announced the closure of four hypermarkets and a distribution center in Poland. A ban on Sunday trading and growth of discounters has hit the retailer's b...
14:48, 05/31/2019

Google drops into third place for smart speaker shipments globally A Chinese tech giant has inserted itself into what’s largely been a two-man competition in the smart speaker category up to this point between Amazon and Google. Amazon’s place as the lead...
07:00, 08/27/2019

India's Stature Has Risen Globally In Last 5 Years, Says Foreign Minister A large majority of people in India have recognised that the country's stature in the world has risen in the last five years, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said today....
09:00, 06/06/2019

Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile's plan prices are globally high, and 5G is not to blame The US is often pinned as an example for the world's richest country, but that record GDP is arguably built on constant overpaying for stuff that boosts the number to stratospheric heights. A $23 tril...
17:48, 06/21/2019

Expanding Globally, Amazon's Alexa Strives for Local Mindset Getting Alexa to work across the globe and in many languages requires that the company’s engineers keep the local experience in mind, according to Toni Reid, Amazon’s vice president for Alexa Experien...
04:24, 05/21/2019

Mismanaged waste 'kills up to a million people a year globally' Report says plastics adding to death tolls in the developing world from easily prevented diseasesMismanaged waste is causing hundreds of thousands of people to die each year in the developing world fr...
02:00, 05/14/2019

July 2019 Officially Recorded As The Hottest Month Globally During the hottest month that humans have ever recorded, a local television station in the Netherlands aired non-stop images of wintry landscapes to help viewers momentarily forget the heatwave......
04:24, 08/06/2019

Lawmakers seek probe on U.S. hacking services sold globally U.S. lawmakers are pushing legislation that would force the State Department to report what it is doing to control the spread of U.S. hacking tools around the world....
02:36, 05/16/2019

Study: Cost of healthy food drives malnourishment globally New research shows price differences for healthy and unhealthy foods can lead to malnourishment, obesity and other diet-related health problems -- with cheap, unhealthy foods causing one-fifth of glob...
21:48, 07/23/2019

Alibaba welcomes U.S. small businesses to sell globally on its platform Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd will now allow small businesses in the United States to sell on Alibaba.com, the company said on Tuesday, an effort to tap into the business-to-bus...
14:00, 07/23/2019

Inside Amazon's New India Headquarters, Its Biggest Building Globally With 49 elevators moving a floor per second and zumba classes for its more than 15,000 employees, Amazon's new Indian headquarters, its biggest building globally, matches its ambitions in a vast but.....
09:00, 09/11/2019

Volvo XC40 Plug-in Hybrid Variant Launched Globally Volvo has launched the plug-in hybrid model of the XC40 globally and with this, Volvo becomes the first car manufacturer in the world to offer an electrified variant for each of its car models....
23:12, 09/11/2019

Spotify Extends Its Premium Free Trial to 3 Months Globally Spotify is extending its trial period from one month to three months for new Premium subscribers worldwide, it announced Thursday, matching its biggest competitor Apple Music....
13:48, 08/22/2019

| France has lowest levels of trust in vaccines globally: poll France has the lowest levels of trust in vaccines globally, according to the world's biggest survey on public attitudes toward health and science, which was published on Wednesday....
15:36, 06/19/2019

Watch: 'Avengers' video game: Captain America, Thor, Iron Man defend San Francisco in new gameplay trailer Marvel and publisher Square Enix released on Tuesday the first gameplay footage for the upcoming "Avengers" video game which will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Google Stadia and PC on M...
05:48, 08/21/2019

James Bond director Cary Fukunaga responds to rumors that his video game habits have delayed production The director of the upcoming James Bond film responded to rumors that his alleged intense video game habits have delayed the already-ailing production process. ...
18:00, 06/21/2019

Video game industry pushes back on Trump's violence link, stresses parental tools As President Trump and politicians blame video games for recent mass shootings, industry stresses lack of violence link, consoles' parental tools.       ...
19:12, 08/06/2019

Watch: Play as The Rock, Karen Gillan, Jack Black, Kevin Hart in 'Jumanji: The Video Game' A new gameplay trailer from "Jumanji: The Video Game," released Thursday, shows the adventure players can have as digitized Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan, Jack Black and Kevin Hart....
21:00, 08/29/2019

Brazil retailer Magazine Luiza Q2 profit jumps almost 180% Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Magazine Luiza SA said on Monday its second-quarter net profit almost tripled year-on-year, helped by non-recurring tax credits and strong sales driven lar...
02:00, 08/13/2019

Apparel retailer Forever 21 weighs bankruptcy filing The retailer has been exploring restructuring options to shore up its liquidity as it struggles with its business, CNBC previously reported. Those efforts, though, have stalled, making a bankruptcy mo...
03:48, 08/29/2019

Russian retailer Magnit says not planning major deals Russia's second-biggest food retailer Magnit is not considering any major deals at the moment, a company official told reporters on Tuesday when asked if Magnit planned to pursue an acquisition of a ...
11:00, 04/30/2019

The secret to German retailer Lidl's Spanish boom German low-cost supermarket Lidl has profited from the difficulties of some of Spain's biggest retailers. It is now the largest German supermarket in Spain and the second-fastest-growing firm in the s...
19:12, 08/13/2019

Brazil retailer Grupo SBF again raises offer for Netshoes Brazilian retailer Grupo SBF SA, which controls sports retailer Centauro, has raised its bid for Netshoes Ltd, the firm said late on Tuesday, as a bidding war for the struggling e-commerce player heat...
15:12, 05/29/2019

Japanese Online Retailer Seeks U.S. Bank Charter Japanese online merchant Rakuten Inc. wants to open a bank in Utah to offer loans, credit cards and other financial services to customers of its existing U.S. cashback-shopping business....
21:24, 07/26/2019

Luxury retailer Barneys may be headed for bankruptcy, reports say Barneys may be on the cusp of filing for bankruptcy protection as the luxury retailer contends with high rents, according to reports.       ...
16:48, 07/15/2019

UPDATE 3-Hudson's Bay chairman puts together $1.3 bln offer for retailer Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker said on Monday he had teamed up with other shareholders to offer to take the struggling Canadian department store operator private in a C$1.74 billion ...
02:24, 06/11/2019

UK retailer Philip Green denies U.S. assault charges British retailer Philip Green, whose Arcadia Group owns major fashion chains such as TopShop, denied on Friday assault charges that had been filed in a U.S. court....
22:48, 05/31/2019

Luxury retailer Barneys may be headed for bankruptcy, report say Barneys may be on the cusp of filing for bankruptcy protection as the luxury retailer contends with high rents, according to reports.       ...
21:48, 07/14/2019

Bidders invited to shop for retailer Karen Millen The Icelandic owner of Karen Millen has decided to kick off an auction of the fashion chain, paving the way for another of the high street's best-known brands to change hands....
18:00, 06/27/2019

Candy Retailer Lolli & Pops Files for Bankruptcy The shopping mall-focused purveyor of such sweets as strawberry-champagne bark, blue-raspberry cotton candy and cookies-and-creme crispycakes sought protection from creditors Monday in U.S. Bankruptcy...
01:24, 08/14/2019

Brazil retailer GPA launches e-commerce for wholesale deliveries Brazilian food retailer GPA is launching a new business-to-business e-commerce platform, an executive told Reuters, aiming to double its customer base in the segment by the end of 2019....
19:36, 06/19/2019

Dollarama to buy 50.1% stake in Latin American value retailer Dollarcity Dollarama Inc said on Tuesday it would acquire a 50.1% stake in Latin American value retailer Dollarcity, as the Canadian discount store operator looks to expand in the region....
14:36, 07/02/2019

Indian company buys famous UK toy retailer Hamleys LONDON (AP) — An Indian company says it has agreed to take over the famous toy retailer Hamleys. Reliance Brands in Mumbai said in a statement Thursday that it would buy Hamleys Global Holdings, the o...
18:12, 05/10/2019

Billions globally lack ‘water, sanitation and hygiene’, new UN report spells out Some 2.2 billion people around the world do not have safely-managed drinking water, while 4.2 billion go without safe sanitation services and three billion lack basic handwashing facilities, according...
05:00, 06/18/2019

2020 Porsche Macan Turbo Launched Globally With A More Powerful Engine The new Porsche Macan Turbo is the most powerful model in the Macan range and gets the 2.9-litre, six-cylinder engine which churns out 434 bhp (50 bhp more than its predecessor) and a heavy peak......
19:00, 08/30/2019

Tata Motors' Passenger Car Sales Fall By 23% In April 2019 Globally Global wholesales for Jaguar Land Rover were 35,451 vehicles. Jaguar wholesales for the month were 13,301 vehicles, while Land Rover wholesales for the month were 22,150 vehicles....
13:00, 05/13/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Tempered expectations of Fed rate cut sink stocks globally A strong U.S. jobs report that tempered expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month and weak economic data in Germany helped push global stock indices lower...
23:48, 07/05/2019

Toyota Sees Smaller-Than-Expected Profit Rise In 2019-20, Globally Toyota Motor Corp forecast on Wednesday a 3.3 percent rise in operating profit for the current year due to cost reduction measures and changes to its depreciation methods....
08:48, 05/08/2019

Futures Now: Crude oil crushed from Iran relations, 'fundamental weakness' globally "Futures Now" Scott Nations of NationsShares and Jim Iuorio of TJM Institutional Services joins CNBC's Seema Mody to discuss crude oil's 3% intraday decline....
00:36, 07/03/2019

WHO and UNICEF issue new guidance to promote breastfeeding in health facilities globally WHO and UNICEF today issued new ten-step guidance to increase support for breastfeeding in health facilities that provide maternity and newborn services. Breastfeeding all babies for the first 2 years...
21:12, 04/28/2019

Weak economic data, tariff concerns weigh on stocks globally Weak U.S. and euro zone manufacturing data and Washington's threat to impose additional tariffs on European goods weighed on global stock markets on Tuesday, cooling a rally that pushed U.S. stocks to...
20:12, 07/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram glitches affect some users globally Facebook Inc said on Wednesday some of its users globally were facing issues while sending media files over its social media platforms including WhatsApp and Instagram, and the social media company sa...
23:12, 07/03/2019

Foul Ball: ‘Offensive’ Video Ties Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to ‘Enemies of Freedom’ at Minor League Game As the great Beyoncé once said, “You know you that bitch when you cause all this conversation.” And so it seems when it comes to the Notorious AOC, aka U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez....
04:36, 05/29/2019

Target and tariffs: The retailer has plans to limit higher prices Target plans to lessen the impact tariffs will have on the retailer’s prices, the company said on Wednesday. Details were not disclosed.        ...
01:36, 05/23/2019

America's biggest retailer pressured to stop selling guns Last year, Dick's Sporting Goods ended the sale of semi-automatic, assault-style rifles and high-capacity magazines after a mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, killed 17 people. It also raised the age...
05:12, 08/06/2019

Plus-size retailer Avenue warns it will shutter without buyer: sources Plus size retailer Avenue has 60 days to find a buyer — or it will shutter all of its 260 stores across the country, The Post has learned. Employees of Avenue — owned by Versa Capital Management, a pr...
22:12, 08/01/2019

CORRECTED-Hudson's Bay shareholder group offers to take retailer private for C$1.74 bln A group of shareholders, including Hudson's Bay Co's Executive Chairman Richard Baker, on Monday offered to take the Canadian retailer private in a C$1.74 billion cash deal....
18:00, 06/10/2019

Hat retailer’s deal with Meek Mill is just the start of new growth plan The future of baseball caps is in hip-hop and country crooners. Sports cap retailer Lids is launching a new business strategy to capitalize on a growing trend that has nothing to do with sports teams,...
03:36, 06/27/2019

Nordstrom Family Prepares New Proposal to Increase Stake in Retailer The family behind Nordstrom is seeking to strengthen its grip on the department-store chain following a decline in its shares that has stoked tension on the board....
01:24, 08/01/2019

Retailer Amazon nears victory in rainforest battle over domain name Amazon, the world's biggest online retailer, is close to winning a seven-year battle with eight Latin American countries over the .amazon internet domain....
02:12, 05/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Cannabis retailer Curaleaf to expand US footprint with Grassroots buy U.S. cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would buy privately held GR Companies Inc (Grassroots) in a cash and stock deal valued at about $875 million to expand its footprint i...
15:48, 07/17/2019

E.U. Investigates Amazon Over Use of Retailer Info To Gain Competitive Edge (BRUSSELS) — The European Union is opening a new front in its quest to more closely regulate big tech companies, saying Wednesday it was investigating whether U.S. online giant Amazon uses data ...
15:48, 07/17/2019

2.2 Billion People Lack Access To Safe Water Globally: United Nations 4.2 billion people lack access to safely managed sanitation services, a new report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said....
13:24, 06/19/2019

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Tempered expectations of Fed rate cut sink stocks globally A strong U.S. jobs report that tempered expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month and weak economic data in Germany helped push global stock indices lower...
19:24, 07/05/2019

Kia SP2i Production Model Spotted Sans Camouflage; To Be Called Seltos Globally The production version of the Kia SP2i concept-based SUV was recently spotted while being filmed for a TV commercial, outside India. As per the badging on the SUV, the production version of the SP2i.....
12:24, 05/30/2019

Huawei’s cross-platform HarmonyOS will ship in China in 2019, globally in 2020 During a developer conference in China, Huawei detailed its forthcoming operating system -- HarmonyOS -- and said it will ship globally next year.Read More...
19:12, 08/09/2019

BMW sells cars globally despite tariffs, no reason to change Mexico plans - executive BMW sells cars around the world even though most countries impose tariffs on imported vehicles, a board member of the German carmaker said on Thursday, in the wake of threats by U.S. President Donald ...
18:12, 06/06/2019

For kids' clothes, no one retailer has the lock on back-to-school season this year No company has the majority of share of the estimated $34 billion U.S. children's clothing industry. Carter's ended 2018 with the biggest stake, 9.4%....
19:36, 08/08/2019

UPDATE 2-Control of Brazil retailer Via Varejo shifts to Klein family from GPA Brazilian retail veteran Michael Klein and his family on Friday gained control of appliance retailer Via Varejo SA from retailer GPA SA in an auction, spending less than initially expected....
06:24, 06/15/2019

News Corp's Retailer-Marketing Business Faces Monopoly Allegations A News Corp competitor in developing in-store advertising claims the company’s News America Marketing unit has created a monopoly in violation of a federal antitrust law....
09:24, 07/12/2019

South Korea boycott impacts sales at Japanese retailer Uniqlo A recent boycott on Japanese goods in South Korea has had an impact on casual clothing chain Uniqlo's sales in the country, owner Fast Retailing said on Friday....
06:24, 08/09/2019

Are Forever 21's Days Numbered? The Fast-Fashion Retailer Becomes the Latest to Eye Bankruptcy I have a justifiable dread about the state of retail stores in America, perhaps spurred on by the abandoned mall of my youth, a one-time mecca of teenage frisson overgrown with weeds and decay before ...
22:12, 08/29/2019

Barneys nears sale to online luxury retailer Farfetch: sources Struggling Barneys may have finally found its savior in the form of London-based online retailer Farfetch, The Post has learned. Barneys, which has been scouting for buyers since before it filed for b...
05:00, 08/27/2019

Barneys in talks for sale to online luxury retailer Farfetch: sources Struggling Barneys may have finally found its savior in the form of London-based online retailer Farfetch, The Post has learned. Barneys, which has been scouting for buyers since before it filed for b...
21:48, 08/27/2019

Nordstrom family reportedly prepares proposal to increase stake in retailer The Nordstrom family last year aborted talks to take the retailer private after an initial offer of $50 a share was rejected as too low. Shares of the retailer have in recent weeks dipped nearly $20 b...
20:36, 07/31/2019

UPDATE 3-Control of Brazil retailer Via Varejo shifts to Klein family from GPA Brazilian retail veteran Michael Klein and his family on Friday gained control of appliance retailer Via Varejo SA from retailer GPA SA in an auction....
20:24, 06/15/2019

Why luxury online retailer Farfetch's stock cratered despite acquisition of megabrand Farfetch shares sank 45% Friday, after the luxury e-commerce company said it planned to acquire New Guards Groups, owner of popular streetwear brand Off-White, for $675 million....
23:36, 08/09/2019

UAE jumps 16 places globally to rank 25th in fastest fixed broadband speed in June UAE has jumped 16 places to rank 25th in fixed broadband speed and connectivity globally, according to Ookla’s Global Speed test Index conducted in June this year.The global speed test compares...
09:48, 07/19/2019

Lack of basic water facilities risks millions of lives globally: UN health agency More than two billion people face grave health risks because basic water facilities are not available in one in four medical centres globally, the UN has said, in an appeal to countries to do more to ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Weak economic data, tariff concerns weigh on stocks globally Modest gains in U.S. stocks helped global equity indices edge higher on Tuesday as investors weighed a U.S.-China trade truce against Washington's threat to impose additional tariffs on European goods...
01:12, 07/03/2019

A city is suing an RV retailer over its ‘gigantic’ American flag. They won't take it down A North Carolina city says Gander RV's American flag is too big. CEO Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's "The Profit," says he will not remove it.        ...
21:12, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Trump China tariffs could cost billions for consumers - retailer study If the United States does impose tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese goods, it would cost U.S. consumers $12.2 billion more for apparel, footwear, toys and household appliances each year,...
05:12, 06/22/2019

Walmart's secret weapon in its quest to outmaneuver Amazon has rejuvenated the giant retailer For 20 years Walmart has struggled to pull its online act together while Amazon.com seized nearly half of the US online shopping market. But Walmart's multibillion-dollar investment campaign now ...
13:36, 08/16/2019

Executive chairman of Saks-owner Hudson's Bay Company puts in bid to take retailer private The executive chairman of the owner Saks-owner Hudson's Bay Company, Richard Baker, is leading a bid to take the retailer private, the company announced on Monday....
15:24, 06/10/2019

Brazil retailer Via Varejo launches digital bank targeting low-income clients Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Via Varejo launched a digital bank targeting low-income clients in partnership with Boston-based startup Airfox, according to a filing on Wednesday....
01:00, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 1-Top Thai retailer Central Group plans IPO of department store unit Central Group, Thailand's largest mall operator, said on Wednesday it would list its Central Retail Corporation unit, which will combine retail businesses in Thailand, Vietnam and Italy....
07:48, 07/31/2019

Brazilian retailer Via Varejo launches digital bank targeting low-income clients Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Via Varejo launched a digital bank targeting low-income clients in partnership with Boston-based startup Airfox, according to a filing on Wednesday....
23:24, 06/05/2019

Sports Direct buys fashion retailer Jack Wills for 12.75 million pounds Britain's Sports Direct International Plc has bought clothing retailer Jack Wills for 12.75 million pounds ($15.51 million), the Mike Ashley-led company said on Monday....
21:36, 08/05/2019

French retailer Carrefour forms home delivery partnership with Spain's Glovo French supermarket retailer Carrefour has signed a fast home delivery service with Spanish start-up company Glovo, as Carrefour looks to deal with growing competition from the likes of Amazon and othe...
08:36, 07/17/2019

UPDATE 2-Brazil unit of France's Casino to sell stake in appliance retailer for at least $578 mln French retailing group Casino's Brazilian unit will sell its controlling stake in a Brazilian appliance retailer for at least 2.23 billion reais ($578 million), accepting a discount on the unit's list...
17:12, 06/12/2019

UPDATE 1-BMW sells cars globally despite tariffs, no reason to change Mexico plans -board member BMW sees no reason to change its plans for Mexico in the wake of U.S. threats to slap duties on Mexican imports, a board member of the German carmaker said on Thursday, adding the company sells cars g...
20:12, 06/06/2019

Pizza Reviews Are Meaner Than Video Game User Reviews: A Definitive Comparison Are video game user reviews kinder than pizza user reviews? The short answer is “Yes.” The long answer is this 27-minute video in which I cross-analyze the linguistic patterns of 500 one-star Yelp rev...
22:48, 05/10/2019

Prepare For the End of Game of Thrones With This Killer Music Video For SZA and the Weeknd's 'Power Is Power' The only thing Game of Thrones’ last season was lacking was, let’s be real, a great tie-in album, and now it’s got one. For the Throne, out now, is an album full of songs inspired by Game of Thrones, ...
00:36, 05/06/2019

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' 2019: What we know so far about the video game "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare," due Oct. 25, isn't a sequel to the trilogy of releases from Infinity Ward. Instead, it's a rebirth for the franchise.       ...
20:24, 06/11/2019

The biggest video game show of the year is about to kick off — here are the 13 biggest games to keep an eye on "Final Fantasy VII Remake"/Square Enix The video game industry's big annual trade show, E3 2019, kicks off on June 8. E3 is the annual event where the biggest games of the year are given center stage...
03:12, 06/08/2019

Amazon forges fellowship for 'Lord of the Rings' online video game Amazon Game Studios will co-develop a new massively multiplayer online video game based on the Lord of the Rings trilogy written by J.R.R. Tolkien.       ...
17:00, 07/10/2019

'Days Gone' video game hits the post-apocalyptic road on PlayStation 4 In development for three years, 'Days Gone,' the new Playstation 4 video game, released Friday, April 26, is a thrilling tale of survival.        ...
20:12, 04/28/2019

'Game of Thrones' cast sends video greetings to dying fan who wanted to see Episode 3 Claire Walton, a patient at HopeHealth Hulitar Hospice Center in Rhode Island, wanted to live long enough to see the Battle of Winterfell. She got a little something extra: messages from several cast ...
18:00, 05/03/2019

Dick's Sporting Goods shares soar on earnings beat, retailer hikes outlook Shares of Dick's Sporting Goods jump after the sporting-goods retailer reports quarterly earnings that top analysts' estimates, and raises its full-year outlook....
14:12, 05/29/2019

Death of a retailer: Creditors claim hedge fund may be to blame for Payless' bankruptcy Payless ShoeSource bankruptcy: Creditors, lenders question Alden Global Capital hedge fund's role        ...
12:48, 04/29/2019

Kids clothing retailer Rockets of Awesome nabs former Walmart e-commerce exec for SVP role At Rockets of Awesome, Turner will be a senior vice president responsible for digital and marketing. He'll report to founder Rachel Blumenthal, who's been building the business beyond the cl...
21:12, 07/22/2019

Lady Gaga to launch beauty line on Amazon as retailer targets cosmetics business Pop star Lady Gaga on Tuesday announced a line of beauty products exclusively for sale on Amazon in a boost to the online retailer's cosmetics business....
02:36, 07/10/2019

'Wolfenstein: Youngblood': Classic video game franchise gets influx of female empowerment New 'Wolfenstein: Youngblood' video game brings twin sisters, daughters of hero B.J. Blazcowicz, to the fore in alternative history war against Nazis.       ...
23:00, 07/25/2019

You must resist Big Brother in upcoming Ubisoft video game 'Watch Dogs: Legion' Ubisoft’s urban adventure 'Watch Dogs: Legion' may be one of 2020’s biggest games. It's due March 5, 2020 for PC, Xbox One, PS4, and Google Stadia.     ...
19:36, 06/29/2019

Netflix presses start on 'Cuphead' animated TV series based on video game Classic cartoon-inspired video game 'Cuphead,' made for Xbox One, PCs and Nintendo Switch will become a TV series on Netflix.       ...
21:48, 07/09/2019

'Monster Hunter World: Iceborne': A sneak peek at the video game, out Sept. 6 A preview of the upcoming expansion video game 'Monster Hunter World: Iceborne,' out Sept. 6 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Coming late to PCs.       ...
21:00, 07/31/2019

Iron Maiden file $2m lawsuit over 'Ion Maiden' video game Heavy metal rock band Iron Maiden has filed a $2 million lawsuit against a gaming company for trademark infringement over a video game named "Ion Maiden."...
21:36, 05/30/2019

The 1999 horror cult classic 'The Blair Witch Project' is getting a creepy new video game A video game inspired by the Maryland-based horror film “The Blair Witch Project” is expected to come to PCs and Xboxes in August.        ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

A North Carolina city is suing an RV retailer over its ‘gigantic’ American flag. They still won't take it down A North Carolina city says Gander RV's American flag is too big. CEO Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's "The Profit," says he will not remove it.        ...
03:36, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-French retailer Carrefour forms home delivery partnership with Spanish firm Glovo French supermarket retailer Carrefour has signed a fast home delivery service with Spanish start-up company Glovo, as Carrefour looks to deal with growing competition from the likes of Amazon and othe...
12:24, 07/17/2019

Macy's shares rise 2% on report retailer may build office tower on top of flagship New York store Shares of retailer Macy's rose 2% Wednesday, following a report by Bloomberg that the retailer may build an office tower on top its flagship New York store....
20:48, 04/28/2019

Iron Maiden Is Suing The Video Game Ion Maiden Ageing British metal band Iron Maiden (or at least the band’s holding company) are suing video game publisher 3D Realms over retro shooter Ion Maiden, claiming the game’s logo and marketing is “an eff...
08:36, 05/30/2019

FedEx declines to renew U.S. Express contract with Amazon, a move that could affect the retailer during holiday shipping season FedEx says it has made a strategic decision not to renew one of its contracts with the online retail giant. While the move is unlikely to have any major effect on Amazon’s day-to-day shipping needs, i...
23:24, 06/07/2019

VW closing in on Ford deal for EVs, AVs Talks with Ford are “progressing well” and are close to being finalized, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said. He urged managers to step up the pace on making VW more nimble to help face growing industry...
15:36, 06/13/2019

What’s a "Closing Streak" – And Why You Should Watch for Them The late legendary market analyst Paul Macrae Montgomery made a notable observation about stock market "closing streaks." Learn what they are, and why this observation is relevant now as you take a lo...
14:09, 05/01/2019

New 'Death Stranding' trailer reveals video game's Nov. 8 release – and more bizarreness A new trailer for 'Death Stranding' the upcoming video game from 'Metal Gear Solid' designer Hideo Kojima puts star Norman Reedus through the paces.      ...
03:12, 05/30/2019

Miller Lite's 'Cantroller' is a beer can that doubles as an actual video game controller Miller Lite is preparing for E3 2019 by jumping into the world of competitive video gaming. The company made a beer can that doubles as a controller.       ...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Biggest debut ever: 'Avengers: Endgame' shatters records with $350M haul, $1.2B globally Marvel's superhero epic 'Avengers: Endgame' has obliterated everything that came before it, earning $350 million domestically, $1.2 billion globally.       &#...
18:36, 04/28/2019

Last Call: MoMA’s Closing, and Changing With the museum shutting down June 15 for a four-month renovation, our critics assess the challenges that lay ahead, pay homage to favorite works, catch up with shows — and try to steal a glimpse of a...
21:36, 06/06/2019