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Today in Music History for Jan. 5: In 1923, Sam Phillips, owner of the legendary Sun Records in Memphis, was born in Florence, Ala. Many music historians say Sun was where rock 'n' roll began. Certainly, Phillips was the first to record the black-influenced music of such young white singers as Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins in 1954. Phillips began by recording such black artists as Howlin' Wolf and Jackie Brenston, whose "RocketIn 1923, Sam Phillips, owner of the legendary Sun Records in Memphis, was born in Florence, Ala. Many music historians say Sun was where rock 'n' roll began.
Investing.com - because of the takeover of the game developer Activision Blizzard (Nasdaq: ATVI) by the rivals Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) In a recorddeal of nearly $ 70 billion dollars, Sony's shares (T: 6758) were broken by more than 10% on Wednesday.
In Tokyo, the papers of Japanese electronic giant gave rise by 12.40% to 12,465 yen until 06.58 o'clock CET.
The Sony PlayStation applies in the fight of consoles against the Xbox developed by Microsoft widely as superior. But with the acquisition of the Gaming forge Activision, which stands behind the video game "Call of Duty", Microsoft strengthens its aggressive expansion plans for the Game Pass subscription service.
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Sony has continuously built his network of own gaming studios in recent years, which made itself felt in numerous exclusive titles such as the "Spiderman" series. Microsoft could not keep up there.
With the acquisition of Activision by Microsoft Role on Sony now "a tremendous challenge", the market strategists warned of Asymmetric Advisors, Amir Anvarzadeh, in a short commentary.
That Sony adapts to the latest trends, his commitment in the field of Virtual Reality. At the beginning of the month, the company announced some teaser details to its next generation headset. Other market participants, such as the Facebook Mother Meta Platforms (NASDAQ: Nasdaq: FB), are already one step further and invest in the so-called metaverse.
Warner puts the hand on the catalog of David Bowie for a sum
© Dave Benett / Contributor / Getty Images Warner puts the hand on the catalog of David Bowie for an XXL sum if no amount has been officially announced The Variety site estimates that this transaction could reach $ 250 million. It's a big shot for the Chappell Music Warner.
Since the PlayStation for Activision represents a significant source of income, possible attempts of Microsoft, Title from Sony's game console could be banished to become a complex undertaking.
Some industry observers believe that cross-platform functionality is a crucial factor for a successful metaverse that allows users to play, shop and work unhindered.
The continued progressive cloud technology also reduces the attractiveness of bulky gaming hardware, which was up to date the bread and butter business for Sony and Microsoft.
"If Microsoft will continue to offer these games for the PlayStation platform, indicating that it could position the metaverse in the long term," Jefferies Analyst Atul Goyal wrote in a customer message.
Microsoft wants to invest corporate profits in games and "Metaversum" .
The US software generant Microsoft wants to invest its billions of winning last year in video games and building the so-called "metaversum". "We feel very well positioned to surf the next wave of the Internet in my opinion," said Microsoft Chef Satya Nadella on Tuesday at a conference on the quarterly results of the Group. © Josh Edelson The US software Microsoft wants to invest its billions of winning last year in video games and the construction of the so-called "metaversum".