Sony’s PlayStation books are in the black with the PS5 just around the corner

Sony released its quarterly financial statement this week, beating expectations despite the release of the PS5 just around the corner. It saw a profit of about $1bn between July-September, a marked 40% increase on last year’s third-quarter profits. Total revenue increased by 52% as well, amounting to around $4.9bn. The financial quarter prior to a […]

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Amazon says Borat 2 had a “tremendous launch” as Kazakhstan adopts character’s catchphrase

Variety reports that “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm,” available to stream on Amazon Prime, was released a day earlier than planned to land at the same time as the presidential debate. But Samba TV, which tracks viewership on internet-connected TVs only, estimates that 45,000 households streamed the movie on October 22, whereas 24 million people watched the […]

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Microsoft Teams skyrockets in popularity, reaching 115 million daily active users

That’s an astounding figure, and it’s one many communication services never achieve — or at least achieve over a much longer period. Obviously, we can’t attribute the entirety of that number to Microsoft’s hard work alone: mandatory work-from-home policies resulting from Covid-19’s spread are undoubtedly a major growth factor here. Regardless, whether this success was […]

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