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Global Mobile and Wearable Gaming Technologies Markets Report 2017

Dublin, Oct. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Mobile and Wearable Gaming Technologies: Global Markets” report has been added to Research and Markets’ offering. The Global Market for Mobile and Wearable Gaming will Grow from $39.0 Billion in 2016 to $65.4 Billion by 2021 with a CAGR of 10.9% Report Includes An overview of the global mobile and wearable gaming market Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2015 and 2016, and projections of …

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Hong Kong markets drop as investors take profit in Chinese property, gaming stocks

Hong Kong equities slipped from last week’s record highs on Monday morning, as investors took profit in Chinese property and gaming stocks and awaited Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor’s maiden policy address on Wednesday. Risk appetite also eased while demand for gold as a safe haven rebounded amid renewed concerns over North Korea’s nuclear ambitions. Mainland shares rose as Chinese markets resumed trade after the Golden Week national holidays. The Hang Seng Index slipped …

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Don’t Expect NVIDIA Corporation Volta Gaming GPUs This Year | Business Markets and Stocks News

Earlier this year, graphics specialist NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) unveiled its latest graphics processor architecture known as Volta. The company didn’t just unveil the basic architecture, which will be used across a wide range of products, but it even began shipping a highly complex data center processor based on the Volta architecture, known as the Tesla V100. “We shipped a lot of Voltas, and Volta is fully ramped,” NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang said on the conference …

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Is Microsoft’s Xbox One X a Game-Changer? | Business Markets and Stocks News

After much anticipation, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) finally unveiled Xbox One X at the Woodstock for gamers (aka E3 2017) in Los Angeles in June. Xbox One X is a beast of a console, and it’s also the smallest console Microsoft has ever built. Microsoft’s high-end gaming device, formerly code-named Project Scorpio, is set to hit store shelves in November 2017. The question is: Will it be enough to close the gap with Sony‘s (NYSE: SNE) PlayStation 4 …

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3 Top Gaming Stocks to Buy in 2017 | Business Markets and Stocks News

The video game industry has seen impressive growth over the past few years, and that isn’t likely to change anytime soon. Market intelligence firm Newzoo has forecast that gaming will produce $109 billion in revenue in 2017, up nearly 8% over last year, and that figure is estimated to grow to nearly $129 billion by 2020.  With that much revenue at stake, what are the best gaming stocks for investors in 2017? Several companies have …

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Shopify Brings E-Commerce to Gaming | Business Markets and Stocks News

The mobile gaming industry is thriving, with estimated revenue growth of 18% in 2016. To open up more ways for mobile game companies to monetize games and grow their business, Shopify (NYSE: SHOP) has released a new software development kit (SDK) called Unity Buy, which will give game makers the capability to add support for sales of physical goods within a game, just like ordering from a retail store. Shopify is enabling a new sales channel for video …

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NVIDIA Corporation Sheds Light on Gaming Notebook Market | Business Markets and Stocks News

For quite a few years now, graphics specialist NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has focused on building extremely energy-efficient graphics processors. The reasoning behind chasing efficiency is simple: for a fixed power envelope (and, in the real world, there’s no such thing as “power unconstrained”), a more energy efficient processor will ultimately be a faster processor. The increased efficiency of NVIDIA’s gaming-oriented graphics processors has enabled the rise of notebook computers that can run games at high …

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China’s symbiotic PC & mobile games markets | Pocket Gamer.biz

Daniel Ahmad is an analyst at Niko Partners. This article was originally published on the Niko Partners blog. A notable trend in China’s digital games market is successful PC to mobile game adaptations. What we have seen is that hardcore PC-based MMORPGs, for the most part, have been relaunched as mobile games, and this is a trend that is relevant in 2017. Most of the Top 10 grossing mobile games on the iOS chart are mobile …

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These 3 Tech Giants Are More Involved in Gaming Than You Think | Business Markets and Stocks News

Video games don’t get the headlines for technology giants like Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL), and Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN), but make no mistake — these companies are aggressively competing to control a meaningful share of the $100 billion video game industry. The video game industry is growing about 6% per year, with mobile gaming serving as one of the key drivers of that growth. In addition to mobile gaming, two new markets …

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These 3 Tech Giants Are More Involved in Gaming Than You Think | Markets & Stocks

Video games don’t get the headlines for technology giants like Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL), and Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN), but make no mistake — these companies are aggressively competing to control a meaningful share of the $100 billion video game industry. The video game industry is growing about 6% per year, with mobile gaming serving as one of the key drivers of that growth. In addition to mobile gaming, two new markets …

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Is NVIDIA’s Gaming Business About to Hit a Major Roadblock? | Business Markets and Stocks News

NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) is feeling the heat after supply chain checks by BMO Capital Markets revealed a big drop in graphics processing unit (GPU) shipments during the first quarter of 2017. Analysts Ambrish Srivastava and Tim Long estimated a 16% drop in GPU shipments from Q4 to Q1, which is alarming as the normal seasonal drop has averaged 6% over the last three years. The BMO analysts believe that the greater-than-expected seasonal decline will trigger …

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3 Growth Opportunities for NVIDIA’s Gaming Segment | Business Markets and Stocks News

Throughout its history, gaming has been the heart and soul of NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA). For the recently ended fiscal year 2017 in January, NVIDIA’s gaming revenue increased 44% to $4 billion, or 58% of total revenue. After a more than 200% increase in calendar 2016, NVIDIA’s stock has stalled as investors wait to see if competition from Intel and Advanced Micro Devices will break NVIDIA’s momentum. However, there are three notable catalysts — both short-term and long-term …

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Nvidia’s Latest GPU Launch and Microsoft’s Scorpio Xbox Show the Gaming Market’s Strength

One of the more remarkable aspects of Nvidia’s (NVDA) 2016 sales boom is that it was fueled in large part by soaring PC GPUs sales at a time when global PC shipments were declining meaningfully. Though an upgrade cycle was clearly a factor — Nvidia’s Pascal-architecture GPUs, which delivered big performance gains relative to GPUs based on the older Maxwell architecture, launched last spring — so was a burgeoning market for high-end PC gaming hardware, …

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Understanding the Market for Virtual Reality Gaming | Business Markets and Stocks News

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Space markets are in uproar as CCP announce major PLEX changes for Eve Online

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Space pirates, corporation heads and asteroid miners are up in arms at the moment, as a result of a proposed change to Eve Online’s PLEX system. As part of these new changes, CCP are planning to get rid of the old Aurum currency, make PLEX a more granular system and create a special PLEX vault for players to hold their space dosh. If you’re looking to start your Eve Online …

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