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Articles tagged with: subsidiary

Sony Buys Sucker Punch Studios

Sony is way ahead of others in the gaming industry, having some of the best game developer studios at its back.

Naughty Dog, an exclusive entity of Sony is responsible for the biggest gaming franchise in PS3’s history, the UNCHARTED series. Sucker Punch is another game studio which launched another hit franchise for PS3, the Infamous series. Sucker Punch studio which was founded by some former Microsoft employees in 1977 worked for sometime as an independent studio.

PayPal Hits 100 Million Active Users

Paypal has just reached over 100 million active users. PayPal has been grabbing about 1 million active users each month, although the term ‘active’ was not defined by them, I would guess the term to mean any activity within the past 30 days, though PayPal could have meant past 6 months, or one year.

PayPal joined eBay on October 3rd of 2002 and now accounts for 30% of eBay’s total revenue. In the first quarter of 2011, PayPal earned $1 billion in revenue for eBay (these are profits taken from every PayPal transaction that occurs on eBay).

Microsoft Accuses Google Of Wrong Doings

According to Electronista, Thursday was a big day for Microsoft when it complained to the European Union, accusing Google of unfair competition. Most of the complaints centered around Youtube being deliberately excluded from Bing’s search results.

Microsoft’s General Counsel, Brad Smith also hammered Google for intentionally limiting Windows Phone access to Youtube and denied them searches that…