Although Sony did not provide specific sales figures, the company revealed its January sales nearly doubled that of the “nearest next-gen competitor,” which was Microsoft’s Xbox One. Overall, hardware sales reached $241 million, up 17% from January 2013, which counted an extra week of sales based on the calendar used by the National Retail Federation. Total video game sales sunk 21%, weighed down by another slump in software sales. “A major factor in the decline in software this month was the slide in performance of November and December 2013 launches during January 2014 compared to how November and December 2012 launches performed in January 2013,” says NPD analyst Liam Callahan. Activision first-person shooter Call of Duty: Ghosts was the best-selling game in January, followed by 2K’s pro basketball simulation NBA 2K14.
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Hauled out of the hole, she told police she was “exhausted” from trying to stop herself from drowning in the water. “I did not sleep at all the first night I fell in the manhole. I could see the darkness around me. I thought that I would not be choked to death if I looked up,” she reportedly told officers. The woman, named only as Guo, claimed she was set upon on Dec.
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14, 2014, 7:30 a.m. EST Microsoft, Starcom MediaVest Group ink cross-screen video content agreement Companies collaborate to deliver innovative video experiences to marketers. REDMOND, Wash., Feb.14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Microsoft Corp. and Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG) on Tuesday announced an agreementto work together on video ad experiences across Microsoft’s portfolio of digital advertising assets. The agreement provides SMG and its clients unprecedented access across the video opportunities afforded by Microsoft properties such as Xbox, Skype and Ads in Apps on Windows 8, as well as MSN and the Microsoft Video Ad Network, to deliver seamless innovative experiences that marketers can execute, buy and measure as they do with linear TV media. When combined, Microsoft’s video portfolio network reaches more than 78 percent of the U.S. Internet audience.
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23, thanks to millions of YouTube clicks. However, unlike with “Harlem Shake,” many of the most popular dance videos featuring “Partition” are created by professional choreographers like Kyle Hanagami, who was inspired by the dance-heavy videos Beyonce included with her album. PHOTOS: 11 Outrageous Super Bowl Halftime Moments “What I really look for in a song is for it to be dynamic, so it doesn’t get boring when you dance to it,” says the Los Angeles-based 27-year old, who uploaded a video of a dance crew he choreographed to the song to his YouTube channel on Jan. 23, receiving nearly 400,000 views to date. “‘Partition’ is like a choreographer’s dream in that regard.” (The video has since been made private.) Hanagami has been a choreographer since 2006, and began posting videos to his channel right around when the YouTube dance phenomenon began.
Video Surveillance Storage Market by Technology, Media & Deployment – Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis to 2018
10 with a large crew and Housewives castmembers. Hearst Castle museum director Hoyt Fieldstold THR that filming at the Castle “is a big deal.” Ever sinceHearst Cooperation granted the Castle to the state of California in 1957, the Deed of Gift mandate prohibits commercial shooting on the estate. In exchange for filming at the landmark, Gaga and her parents are donating $250,000 to promote and preserve Hearst Castle. Previous projects filmed at the Castle include the William H. Macy-directed Citizen Hearst and the 1960 film Spartacus. Board member at Hearst Castle Preservation FoundationRemar Suttontold the San Luis Obispo Tribune ,of the “extraordinary exposure [the project] will bring to a new generation.” He added on the singer’s passion to share Hearst Castle with her fans saying, “She feels like she can engage young people in art.” Gaga has also agreed to record a public service announcement for the Hearst Castle Preservation Foundation and a short feature on the Castle to educate her fans about the importance of water conservation. In addition, she will pay the Castle’s standard $22,100 special event fee and reimburse the state for all costs in the production. The Governor of California Edmund G. Brown Jr.
Microsoft, Starcom MediaVest Group ink cross-screen video content agreement
The video surveillance storage market is segmented on the basis of the storage technology, solution, storage media and the deployment model. Currently, the on-premise deployment model is majorly being used by the companies to implement the storage solutions. The cloud deployment model has also gained traction due to increasing cloud services and rise in the necessity of remote access of the surveillance data. Companies are also migrating from the typical digital video recorders DVRs to network video recorders NVRs due to increasing requirement of speed, flexibility and scalability. The hybrid storage or unified storage systems are also gaining traction in this market due to the flexibility of connecting different storage media onto a single platform. Governments of many countries are also making the video surveillance compulsory on critical places keeping the concerns of the security threats. This has given a push to the overall market.
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