Electronic Arts is expected to release its music-inspired Rock Band gaming title this coming holiday season. EA has inked content deals with music publishers EMI Music, Hollywood Records, Sony BMG and Universal Music.
American chip sales declined 8.3% in February, an industry group found. "These products tend to be indicators of conditions in important end markets, such as personal computers and consumer devices," the group's president said. "Personal computers and consumer products now account for approximately 60% of semiconductor sales. Both competitive conditions and product mix issues appear to be affecting revenues of these key components."
Rogers Communications has begun offering video calling to mobile phones using the company's HSDPA network in Canada. Rogers has also announced plans to offer various video and music services on its cell phones, including the top 50 video clips on YouTube each week.