Post Tagged with: "Canada"

Square acquires Canadian payments company Kili
/ March 11, 2015 2:03 pm
Square acquires Canadian payments company Kili

VentureBeat reports "Today Square announced it’s acquired Kili Technology, a payment processing company headquartered in Toronoto, Canada." . Read More

Why you should start your video game company in Canada
/ February 23, 2015 11:11 am
Why you should start your video game company in Canada

VentureBeat reports "Canada is one of the fastest-growing hotbeds for game development, and on a per capita basis, it is the largest gaming industry in the world, with more than 329 gaming companies employing more than 16,500 people." . Read More

Apple Sells More Than 10 Million New iPhones in First Weekend
/ September 22, 2014 12:31 pm
Apple Sells More Than 10 Million New iPhones in First Weekend

Apple said on Monday it has sold more than 10 million new iPhones since their launch Friday, breaking a company record for first-weekend sales. The company unveiled the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models two weeks ago. They are now available in the U.S., Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore and the U.K., and will go on sale in 20 more countries Friday." . Read More

PS4, Xbox One Doubling Last Gen Sales – NPD Canada
/ August 1, 2014 11:46 am
PS4, Xbox One Doubling Last Gen Sales – NPD Canada

GamesIndustryBiz reports “The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launches were gangbusters from a hardware standpoint in Canada, but not quite as impressive on the software side of things.” . Read More

Analyst Says Xbox One to Surpass PS4 in U.S. Sales By 2015
/ May 14, 2014 2:26 pm
Analyst Says Xbox One to Surpass PS4 in U.S. Sales By 2015

GamesIndustryBiz reports that Xbox announced that its cheaper version of Xbox One without Kinect will go on sale in the United States for $399 on June 9. . Read More

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Roku Unveils a YouTube Channel for Most of Its Streaming Boxes
/ April 23, 2014 3:19 pm
Roku Unveils a YouTube Channel for Most of Its Streaming Boxes

TechCrunch reports that after a long wait Roku has launched an official YouTube channel for its streaming boxes. The company states that the channel only works with current generation devices. . Read More

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Marks Sales of 2.7 Million Copies
/ April 4, 2014 4:43 pm
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Marks Sales of 2.7 Million Copies

GamesIndustryBiz reports that Diablo III: Reaper of Souls has sold more than 2.7 million copies via retail as well as digital channels. The sales numbers for Reaper of Souls is short of the pace set by the original Diablo III, which had 6.3 million players after its first week and 3.5 million sales on the first day itself. Read More

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