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Van Huizen Joins DSI as CTO

DSI, a 2013 Gartner MADP Magic Quadrant company, announced today it had hired Gordon Van Huizen as its new Chief Technology Officer. Van Huizen comes to DSI from research firm Gartner, where he focused on mobile application…

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Past sales point to a ‘win’ for Nintendo with the 3DS XL

Nintendo’s announcement of the Nintendo 3DS XL is exciting news for the company, if sales of its DSi XL are any indication. Made specifically for older players who are more interested in a bigger screen than they are in a console that fits in their pocket, the DSi XL sold over 12 million systems since it launched on November 21, 2009, in Japan, roughly 8 percent of all Nintendo DS sales. And if DSi XL trends hold true, this success will continue for the 3DS XL.

Nintendo dropping DS Lite price to $100

With the recent release of Nintendo 3DS, it’s no surprise that the older DS Lite is getting a price drop. On June 5, Nintendo will drop the DS Lite’s suggested price from $129.99 to $99.99.