Video Killed the Game Review Star

Digital media is changing the process of selling and buying in almost every industry. With reviews, peer ratings, articles, social media, special deals and more, there is a growing wealth of content for consumers to peruse before making a purchase. Video games are no different, and across the board we’re finding that video content has …

Nielsen Releases “State of the Video Gamer” Report, Women Now Largest Group of PC Gamers

Nielsen Games released its fourth quarter report “The State of the Video Gamer”, which highlights consumer demographics and behavior in the video game market.  The key takeaways from the report: More sophisticated consoles such as the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 attract the more engaged console users, who are less likely to be watching television in …

Softkinetic’s Gesture Recognition Interface Featured on KRON 4 Bay Area News

Gabriel Slate of, The Tech Report with Gabriel Slate came to TriplePoint’s Union Square office to check out Softkinetic’s revolutionary gesture recognition interface technology. This product, produced through a partnership with France Telecom’s IPTV provider, Orange TV, is a seamless, gesture-based interface that allows television viewers to manage their TV and web content without complicated …

Significant Growth in Online Gaming in 2009 [NPD]

NPD Group released its report Online Gaming 2009, which shows significant growth in online gaming.  According to the report: Online activites for consoles and portables increase from 19% in 2008 to 25% in 2009. PCs showed a slight decline, but is still the dominant online gaming platform. Xbox 360 is the leader with 50%, with …