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2010-10-19 07:37:17

While 3D TV Captures Consumer Attention, the Industry Tunes Into Connected TV Global Connected TV Shipments Forecast to Reach 118 Million in 2014 Santa Clara, CA (Vocus) October 18, 2010 While much of the news coverage surrounding TV features concentrates on 3D, the quiet revolution of connected TV is reaching new heights with over 40 million units expected to ship in 2010.

2010-10-15 12:25:00

The NPD Group unveiled more data this week that shows sales of videogame gear and software at stores dropped again in September.

2010-09-10 12:10:00

NPD Group reported on Thursday that videogame sales slipped again in August as the industry hoped that hot titles and new motion-sensing controllers would kick the market back up.

2010-08-13 14:30:00

NPD Group reports that US videogame industry sales slipped in July, despite a jump in the number of shoppers snatching up Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 (PS3) and Wii consoles.

2010-08-04 14:24:48

Industry tracker NPD said on Wednesday that smartphones running Google's Android software were the top selling phones in the US market during the second quarter.

2010-07-16 12:30:00

Market researcher NPD Group reported this week that US retail sales of hardware, software and accessories for the video game industry dropped 6 percent from last year.

2010-06-23 07:00:00

GERMANTOWN, Md., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), a worldwide leader in managed network solutions, today announced the availability of its new portfolio of Hughes Wi-Fi Solutions.

2010-05-13 07:00:00

OGDEN, Utah, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketStar Corporation and The NPD Group, Inc., a leading market research company, are introducing a new offering called Intellalign, the only product of its kind to combine MarketStar's real-time market insight with NPD's actual POS store level data to determine the most efficient marketing programs to grow retail presence, accelerate sales and improve ROI.

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