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Next Generation Xbox To Be Unveiled May 21
2013-04-25 05:47:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Microsoft sent out invitations to members of the media on Wednesday for a May 21st unveiling of its next-generation Xbox console, confirming long-standing rumors about the launch of a new console. "A New Generation Revealed," the invitation reads according to Kotaku.com. “On Tuesday May 21st, we´ll mark the beginning of a new generation of games, TV and entertainment.” "Don Mattrick and the Xbox team invite...

Roadrunner Supercomputer Decommissioned On Sunday
2013-04-01 04:29:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The first supercomputer to complete one quadrillion calculations per second has been officially decommissioned, going offline Sunday after being operational for the past five years. The computer, which was known as Roadrunner, was built by IBM and went online in 2008. The $120 million Roadrunner quickly became the fastest supercomputer on Earth (a title it held until November 2009). Its success was largely due to technology that...

2013-03-20 23:01:23

CM First Group plans to showcase solutions at IBM Common. Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 CM First Group today announced their participation in the annual IBM Common conference which is taking place April 7-10, 2013 in CM First´s US development hometown, Austin, TX. Founded in 1960, IBM Common is a not-for-profit advocacy, education and networking group initially dedicated to support the large IBM I community. More recently, they have extended their coverage to add all IBM Power...

Video Games Sales Slow, But Still Going Strong
2013-03-07 04:48:26

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Even in a harsh economic climate, gamers continue to spend money on games, according to a new report. "Core Gaming 2013," a report released by The NPD Group, finds that almost half of the US population 9 and older play video games on a core gaming device. Purchasing of new games continues, but the rate of spending in the category is somewhat reduced compared to a year ago. While core gamers are still purchasing games, the rate at...


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Nintendo Wii
2013-08-10 09:19:39

The Wii is a video game console developed by Nintendo and released on November 19, 2006. It is the successor to Nintendo’s Game Cube and the early models of the Wii are compatible with all games and most accessories of the Game Cube. Nintendo first announced the system in 2004, unveiled it in 2005 and demonstrated a prototype in September 2005 at the Tokyo Game Show. By December 8, 2006, the Wii was available in key markets. In 2011, Nintendo released a new model, the “Wii Family...

Xbox
2013-08-10 06:56:18

The Xbox is a video game console developed by Microsoft and introduced on November 15, 2001 in North America. On February 22, 2002 it was released in Japan, and on March 14, 2002 in Australia and Europe. By May 10, 2006 over 24 million systems had been sold. The system was discontinued in Japan in 2007, and everywhere else in 2008. The Xbox was the first game console that was produced by an American company since the Atari Jaguar ceased sales in 1996. The Xbox 360 is its successor. A...

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