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01.31.14
Iwata: Nintendo considering mergers and acquisitions as an option
01.31.14

Iwata: Nintendo considering mergers and acquisitions as an option

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata said mergers and acquisitions are an option for turning the company...

By M. Suszek,   01.31.14
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01.27.14
Nintendo reportedly planning mini-games and content for its biggest rival: the smartphone (updated)
01.27.14

Nintendo reportedly planning mini-games and content for its biggest rival: the smartphone (updated)

Japanese newspaper Nikkei has a generally good record for getting the scoop on Nintendo, and this...

By M. Smith,   01.27.14
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10.18.13
Future Sony smartphones could recharge wirelessly in just an hour
10.18.13

Future Sony smartphones could recharge wirelessly in just an hour

Yes, it's futuristic, but that ponderous trickle of energy from base station to device isn't great...

By D. Cooper,   10.18.13
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09.18.13
Report: Sega to purchase Atlus' parent company for 14 billion yen [update: confirmed]
09.18.13

Report: Sega to purchase Atlus' parent company for 14 billion yen [update: confirmed]

Following reports of Sega bidding on Atlus parent Index Holdings, parent company of Atlus, Japanes...

By Thomas Schulenberg,   09.18.13
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07.16.13
Nikkei: NEC to halt smartphone business after Lenovo deal falls through
07.16.13

Nikkei: NEC to halt smartphone business after Lenovo deal falls through

Barely a month after NEC introduced the Terrain (seen above), its first phone in the US in eight y...

By N. Lee,   07.16.13
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03.17.13
Nikkei: Panasonic may end plasma HDTV production soon
03.17.13

Nikkei: Panasonic may end plasma HDTV production soon

While we've heard rumors of the death of plasmas before, Japanese business paper The Nikkei is rep...

By R. Lawler,   03.17.13
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02.08.13
Rumor: PS4 to push 'new playing options' over high-powered hardware
02.08.13

Rumor: PS4 to push 'new playing options' over high-powered hardware

According to a Nikkei report sourced to an unnamed Sony Computer Entertainment employee, the PlaySt...

By JC Fletcher,   02.08.13
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09.22.12
Nikkei: Amazon to launch Kindle in Japan 'early October'
09.22.12

Nikkei: Amazon to launch Kindle in Japan 'early October'

If it feels like we've heard about Amazon's intention to punch through the Japanese wall with Kind...

By J. Trew,   09.22.12
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06.04.12
Nikkei: Nintendo to reveal larger 3DS system, 30,000 yen Wii U
06.04.12

Nikkei: Nintendo to reveal larger 3DS system, 30,000 yen Wii U

Nikkei, a Japanese newspaper with a penchant for correctly reporting Nintendo-related news before i...

By JC Fletcher,   06.04.12
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