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Digital Bits: Big players making big bets with dreams of massive digital media empires

Digital Bits: Big players making big bets with dreams of massive digital media empires

Recent moves by Amazon, Apple, and now Microsoft have intensified the race to build the next digital empire, each looking to build off their cornerstones while layering on new physical or digital… Read more »

Despite struggles, don’t bet against Wii U

Despite struggles, don’t bet against Wii U

A major rampup in games could be the beginning of the comeback trail for the Nintendo Wii U. The release of eight new games in the final four months of… Read more »

New Empire Building: This Ain’t Your Daddy’s Microsoft Anymore

New Empire Building: This Ain’t Your Daddy’s Microsoft Anymore

Microsoft added a big building block to its digital empire today, buying game developer Mojang, makers of the wildly popular Minecraft game for $2.5B. Microsoft seems to have gotten the… Read more »

Building new empires: Apple adds three big building blocks

Building new empires: Apple adds three big building blocks

Apple added three giant building blocks to its digital empire on Tuesday. It added to its cornerstone — hardware — with different, newer hardware in the iPhone 6 and Apple… Read more »

3 reasons the big, bad iPad is a win for Apple

3 reasons the big, bad iPad is a win for Apple

Bloomberg’s report that Apple will release a 12.9-inch diagonal screen iPad in the first quarter of next year — Apple’s first iPad that will have a larger screen than some… Read more »

Four not-so-obvious ways Amazon benefits buying Twitch

Four not-so-obvious ways Amazon benefits buying Twitch

Amazon has been quietly building out its empire in the media space, and Twitch is the latest piece added. Four reasons why Amazon spent the $970MM cash: Amazon gains a… Read more »

Video: Are video games key to TV’s future?

Video: Are video games key to TV’s future?

Digital World Research CEO P.J. McNealy and Twitch Board Member Stewart Alsop discuss Amazon’s deal to buy Twitch for $970 million in an appearance on “Bloomberg West.” Find more DWR… Read more »

Twitch is a key piece to Amazon’s expanding empire

Twitch is a key piece to Amazon’s expanding empire

With the purchase of Twitch for $970 million, Amazon has added a key piece in its burgeoning megamedia empire. “Twitch is a big score for Amazon,” said DWR founder P.J…. Read more »

‘Call of Duty’ to the silver screen would be a logical fit

‘Call of Duty’ to the silver screen would be a logical fit

Several reports emerged late in the week that Activision-Blizzard’s Bobby Kotick is considering following Ubisoft’s foray into movies beginning with the legendary “Call of Duty” franchise. The move would represent a… Read more »

Xbox One and Living Room Domination Through Input One

Xbox One and Living Room Domination Through Input One

The ultimate goal for Microsoft with its new Xbox One entertainment console? Living room domination through Input One into the back of your TV set. There is nothing subtle about… Read more »

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