Windows 7 pre-orders sold out in Japan

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Microsoft's upcoming Windows operating system, Windows 7, is slated for an October 22 release; however, the Redmond software giant allowed people to begin pre-ordering much earlier to beat the rush... and it seems this offer...

Microsoft has NOT yet sold 1 Million Zunes

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It would appear that the San Francisco Chronicle misquoted Robbie Bach, president of Microsoft's Entertainment and Devices Division, in regards to Microsoft passing the 1-million-Zunes-sold mark. Many websites, including Neowin, used the write-up of the...

Bach: More than 1 Million Zune players sold

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According to an interview over at SFGate.com with Robbie Bach, president of Microsoft's Entertainment and Devices Division, Microsoft has surpassed its own goal of selling one million Zunes. Microsoft hoped to meet the target by...

NYC cabbies not sold on touch-screens

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Touch-screen monitors in taxi cabs allow passengers to pay by credit card, find ads and reviews for neighbourhood bars and restaurants, view news stories and check an electronic map of their cab's progress. Still, not...

10.4million Xbox 360's Sold

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It looked uncertain there for a minute, but Microsoft confirmed today that they had sold 10.4 million 360 consoles. Bill Gates revealed the tremendous figure at CES. Microsoft had been predicting 10 million sold units...

2.5 Million Nintendo DS Sold in Japan

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Latest Japanese hardware charts reveal extent of Nintendo's handheld dominance The continued strong sales of Nintendo's DS and DS Lite handheld consoles in Japan have brought the system to the verge of having sold 2.5...

WMF Exploits Sold By Russian Hackers

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The Windows Metafile (WMF) bug that caused users -- and Microsoft -- so much grief in December and January spread like it did because Russian hackers sold an exploit to anyone who had the cash,...

600,000 Xbox 360's sold in the US to date

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According to the market research firm NPD Group, Xbox 360 has sold 600,000 units in the United States since their launch in late November. Stock shortages of the console have severely restricted its sales inNorth...

1 Million Videos Already Sold via iTunes

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Apple Computer on Monday said its iTunes online service has sold a million videos in under 20 days, sending shares up almost 5 percent. iTunes, the most popular online music store, began selling about 2,000...

200,000 Game Boy Micros Sold

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Though the special editions of the Game Boy Micro are sure to be sought after, the regular version is selling just fine in Japan. This week's edition of Famitsu says the miniaturized version of the...

Guild Wars Surpasses One Million Units Sold

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NCsoft, the world's leading developer and publisher of online computer games announces yet another milestone for its top-selling competitive roleplaying game, Guild Wars, from ArenaNet studios. More than one million units have been purchased since...

iTunes : Quarter Billion Songs Sold

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Apple today announced that they had sold a quarter billion (250m) songs from their iTunes music store. At a rate of 1.25m songs being sold daily, the store expects to be selling approx. half a...

Civilization sold off to mystery buyer

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Struggling publisher Infogrames nets $22.3 million by selling its powerhouse strategy franchise to an as-yet-unidentified company. In Paris this morning, Infogrames, owner of Atari and publisher of the top-selling RollerCoaster Tycoon 3...

California town for sale on eBay finally sold

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This tiny Northern California town, which sparked an ill-fated eBay bidding war nearly two years ago, has finally been sold -- this time for real. (Proves to me that you can get *just* about anything...

100 million PlayStations sold

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Sony's first foray into the console arena hits a McDonald's-worthy volume milestone. A decade after its release, the original PlayStation has reached a milestone worthy of Ronald McDonald's high-volume burger empire. Sony...

DS to be sold at $199

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Online merchants are hawking the double-screen portable, even though Nintendo hasn't officially announced a price. When Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata displayed the DS at Nintendo's E3 press conference, he didn't announce a...

Nintendo: only 800,000 Cubes sold

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Looks like my console of choice continues its slide... Japanese videogame maker Nintendo says it sold [EDIT] 800,000 [/EDIT] GameCube consoles worldwide in the latest quarter. Nintendo, creator of the...

Palm: Zire tops 1 million units sold

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Palm's Zire device seems to be a hit, as the struggling handheld maker looks to regain its footing. The Milpitas, Calif.-based company said Monday that sales of its entry-level Zire product have exceeded...

25,000km long eBone to be sold

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eBone, the 25,000km European data network that KPNQwest acquired last March, is set for a sale to UK consortium Oakley Investors. Not translated from Dutch by cheekymonkey;) While negotiations...

Napster Sold For $8 Million

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Less than three days after Napster founder Shawn Fanning and CEO Konrad Hilbers said they were leaving the project for good, along comes Bertelsmann with an offer they couldn't refuse: Buy Napster...

KaZaA sold to Australian company

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Both Slashdot and dotcomscoop are now reporting that KaZaA was SOLD at the weekend... according to the new terms and conditions posted on the new KaZaA site.11.1 This License as well as...

GameCubes sold out in four minutes

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The online arm of leading toy and video game retailer Toys R Us said it sold out its first pre-order of the new Nintendo GameCube video game console in four minutes on Monday. ...

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