BBC sells shows through iTunes

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BBC Worldwide has struck a deal with iTunes to sell its programming through the popular online shop in the UK. Titles will appear on iTunes after they've had their seven day run on the iPlayer,...

Toys R Us sells 20GB PS3 for $299.98

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It looks like Toys R Us still has some stock left over of the now discontinued PlayStation 3 20GB console. I would say the retail store was saving it for the holidays. Anyway, the most...

Assassin's Creed Sells 2.5 mln

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Assassin's Creed has "greatly outstripped" Ubisoft's expectations, selling 2.5 million units worldwide in about a month, as the publisher raises financial guidance; three anticipated war games delayed. Ubisoft expects Assassin's Creed to continue its sales...

Six Apart Sells LiveJournal to Russia's SUP

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Blogging software maker Six Apart Dec. 3 said it has sold social networking software maker LiveJournal to Russian online media company SUP for an undisclosed sum. Six Apart acquired LiveJournal in January 2005 from its...

AMD Sells 8.1 Percent Stake to Mideast Firm

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The Abu Dhabi government's investment arm paid $622 million for an 8.1% stake in Advanced Micro Devices Incorporated. A unit of Mubadala Development Company received 49 million newly-issued AMD shares at a closing price of...

iPhone Sells 10,000 Units in Germany

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The iPhone frenzy has just begun in Europe and it seems like Apple's ultimate gadget is off for a good start. Late Friday, Deutsche Telekom officials confirmed that more than 10,000 units were sold by...

Wal-Mart Sells $199 Linux Computer

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Hey, two Wal-Mart stories in a row. No conspiracy here, I promise. Quote - Linux, the free operating system that's a perpetual underdog in the desktop market, is showing up in...

Apple Sells 1 Millionth iPhone

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Apple Inc., known for its trendy line of iPod digital media player products, sold its millionth iPhone on Sunday, just 74 days after the combination cell phone-iPod went on sale and less than a week...

EMusic Sells 150 Million Downloads

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Less than nine months after it passed the 100 million mark, the second largest independent online music retailer (after Apple's iTunes Store) claims it has sold more than 150 million downloads. EMusic sells songs in...

Apple Sells 525,000 iPhones in Three Days

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It would appear the marketing powerhouse has done it again. The apparent lack of standard phone features, the fact that AT&T is the only possible service provider as well as a particularly elaborate and steep...

PS3 Sells 1 Million in PAL Regions

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The PS3 has become PAL's fastest ever selling console, shifting 1 million units since its launch in March 10 weeks ago. This beats records previously held by the Playstation and PS2 and probably represents the...

Apple sells 100 millionth iPod

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Apple has announced it has sold the 100 millionth iPod – the first iPod was sold five and a half years ago, in November 2001. Since then Apple has introduced more than 10 new iPod...

Gears of War Sells 3 Million

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Microsoft announced yet another impressive figure this week, Gears of War has sold 3 million copies. The figure means that nearly 1 in 3 Xbox owners have the game, which is even more impressive. The...

Wii sells 325,000 during Euro launch

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Nintendo has revealed that Wii's opening weekend sales figures across Europe were every bit as impressive as its record-breaking UK debut – with 325,000 units snapped up in the territory.Retail outlets across the continent sold...

DS Lite Sells 35k on UK Opening

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Nintendo's revision of their DS console sold a comfortable 35k in the first two days of being on sale, despite the whole of country wrapped up in world cup fever (Ok, maybe not so much...

Apple Sells out of 1GB iPod Shuffles

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Apple and other retailer have sold out of the 1GB iPod shuffle. The company's online store says it has sold out of its 1GB iPod shuffles. While continuing to ship the 512MB iPod--with an estimated...

Nintendogs Sells 250K In One Week

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The numbers are in and people really do love Nintendogs. The DS-only puppy simulator sold about 250,000 copies in its first week, according to Nintendo. Tendo goes on to say that the game is both...

AMD Sells Lead-Free Processors

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Advanced Micro Devices said Wednesday that the company has successfully removed lead from its microprocessors to meet European environmental regulations. AMD said that in early July it began selling versions of its Opteron, Athlon 64,...

Half-Life 2 sells 1.7 million units

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Long delays have apparently not dented the retail performance of Half-Life 2. Gamesindustry.biz is reporting that Half-Life 2 has sold through 1.7 million units in the 2 months since it has been released at retail....

Official : IBM Sells PC Business

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After speculation last week, it's become clear that IBM has sold its PC business to the Chinese company, Lenovo. In a deal worth $1.75bn, Lenovo will take buy IBM's PC unit and its debts. As...

Nintendo DS sells 500,000 in US launch week

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The first sales figures from Nintendo's latest hardware launch are expected to be announced today, with half a million units of the Nintendo DS handheld sold in North America in the launch week. That represents...

The Sims 2 sells a million, smashes EA records

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The hugely anticipated sequel to the biggest selling PC game of all time, The Sims 2, has made its mark as Electronic Arts' biggest ever PC launch, selling through a million units worldwide in just...

Apple sells supercomputer sequel

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You know you got a hot product when a U.S. Army contractor wants it. That's just the case for Apple who landed a $5.8 million contract. This contract is for a 1,566 Xserve...

Apple Sells 3.3 Million Songs on iTunes

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Apple Computer Inc. on Wednesday said it has sold 3.3 million songs on its iTunes online music store since that platform's relaunch one week ago, with nearly as many downloads of the new version of...

NVIDIA Sells the Chips Off

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Graphics Company Offers Discounts, But Will the Market Benefit? NVIDIA Corporation is offering tasty and lucrative discounts on its graphics processors to its add-in cards manufacturing partners in order to boost its...

Final Fantasy X-2 sells a million

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Square Enix announces that over a million copies of Final Fantasy X-2 have been sold in North America to date. Square Enix has today announced that over a million copies of Final...

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