Game to release PS5 stock on its website through online ‘Easter Egg’ hunt starting next week

GAME is launching an online “Easter Egg hunt” where eagle-eyed winners can bag themselves a sold-out PlayStation 5.

Starting next week, the Brit retailer will release clues on its website that lead gamers to one of more than 100 PlayStation prizes.

Gamers have struggled to get their hands on a PS5 after the console sold out around the world within minutes of launching last month

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Gamers have struggled to get their hands on a PS5 after the console sold out around the world within minutes of launching last month

As well as four PS5 bundles up for grabs, players can also win accessory bundles and some of the next-gen console’s top games.

The contest launches on December 7 and is spread across five dates, closing on December 17.

“Easter eggs” will be disguised as PlayStation’s iconic triangle, circle, cross and square shapes on random web pages across the official Game site.

With more than 1,000 pages to scan through, that’s a daunting task, but Game says it will release clues on its official

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Is Dell Technologies (DELL) Stock Outpacing Its Computer and Technology Peers This Year?

Investors focused on the Computer and Technology space have likely heard of Dell Technologies (DELL), but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? One simple way to answer this question is to take a look at the year-to-date performance of DELL and the rest of the Computer and Technology group’s stocks.

Dell Technologies is a member of the Computer and Technology sector. This group includes 615 individual stocks and currently holds a Zacks Sector Rank of #8. The Zacks Sector Rank considers 16 different sector groups. The average Zacks Rank of the individual stocks within the groups is measured, and the sectors are listed from best to worst.

The Zacks Rank is a proven system that emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions, highlighting a variety of stocks that are displaying the right characteristics to beat the market over the next one to

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Currys sell out on PS5 launch and John Lewis website crashes in race for console stock

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rustrated PlayStation 5 fans have hit out online as Currys sold out of the much-hyped console and scalpers on eBay sell it for a vastly inflated price.

eBay users are currently selling pre-orders for the console for around £1,000 after getting ahead of the queue as retailers released their stock through this morning.

John Lewis’ website crashed as they launched the PS5 at 8am with desperate shoppers smashing their refresh button in attempt to claim the console.

Game, Currys and Tesco’s websites have all crashed this morning as eager shoppers scramble to get their hands on a PlayStation 5.

PS5 orders have once again been thrown into chaos as the country’s largest retailers’ websites struggle to handle the spike in traffic as the console officially goes on sale in the UK.

At the time of writing John Lewis’ website, which was due to begin selling PS5 stock at 8am,

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Currys website is not working as thousands try to buy Sony PS5 stock

Update: Due to an error with its website, it seems Currys allowed some customers to buy a Playstation 5 before the sale started at 9am this morning. When the sale started, thousands logged onto the site – forcing Currys to leave shoppers stranded in a virtual queue to stop the online store becoming overwhelmed. In a statement in the minutes following the 9am launch, Currys confirmed that it would not be selling the PS5 stock as planned – with the launch pushed back until later today.

It now seems Currys is cancelling the orders that managed to be processed before the official launch. In a tweet from its customer service account on Twitter, the shop posted: “Unfortunately due to an error on our site we were allowing customer to check out the PS5 before they went live at 9am. Due to this we have had to cancel orders and the

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Computer Task Group (CTG) in Focus: Stock Moves 6.2% Higher

Computer Task Group, Incorporated CTG was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise more than 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company—as the stock is now up 39.5% in the past one-month time frame.

The company has seen two positive estimate revisions in the past few weeks, while its Zacks Consensus Estimate for the current quarter has also moved higher over the past few weeks, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Computer Task Group. So, make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more strength down the road.

Computer Task Group currently has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Computer Task Group,

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Hottest India Internet Stock Surging Despite Valuation Fears

(Bloomberg) — As optimism about a coronavirus vaccine drives a shift away from technology shares, one such stock in India keeps rallying as market watchers bet its investments in startups will start to pay off.

Info Edge India Ltd. climbed to a record on Tuesday and is the top gainer this month on the National Stock Exchange’s 10-member IT index. The company runs Naukri.com, the nation’s leading job-hunting platform, and has investments in at least 23 startups, according to its website. It owns about a fifth of Zomato, the largest Indian web-based food delivery platform that counts Jack Ma’s Ant Group among investors.



a close up of a person holding a bag: Uber Sells India Food Business To Rival Zomato To Cut Losses


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Uber Sells India Food Business To Rival Zomato To Cut Losses

Info Edge India owns about a fifth of Zomato.

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Info Edge has gained in November despite reporting quarterly profit and revenue that missed analysts’ forecasts. The stock’s 187% surge

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Hottest Internet Stock in India Surging Despite Valuation Fears

(Bloomberg) — As optimism about a coronavirus vaccine drives a shift away from technology shares, one such stock in India keeps rallying as market watchers bet its investments in startups will start to pay off.

Info Edge India Ltd. climbed to a record on Tuesday and is the top gainer this month on the National Stock Exchange’s 10-member IT index. The company runs Naukri.com, the nation’s leading job-hunting platform, and has investments in at least 23 startups, according to its website. It owns about a fifth of Zomato, the largest Indian web-based food delivery platform that counts Jack Ma’s Ant Group among investors.



a close up of a person holding a bag: Uber Sells India Food Business To Rival Zomato To Cut Losses


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Uber Sells India Food Business To Rival Zomato To Cut Losses

Info Edge India owns about a fifth of Zomato.

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Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Info Edge has gained in November despite reporting quarterly profit and revenue that missed analysts’ forecasts. The stock’s 186% surge

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Australia’s stock exchange shuts down for a day after a software glitch

The Australian Stock Exchange closed early on Monday following a glitch after upgrades went live, in the bourse’s worst outage since 2016.

Shortly after trading commenced at 10 a.m. local time, the exchange said it became aware of a market data issue. At 10:24 a.m., trading was paused. Before the stoppage, the S&P/ASX 200 index had been up 1.2 percent, its highest level since Feb. 27.

In the afternoon, the market said it would close for the rest of the day. In a statement, it said the issue had been identified and would be resolved overnight in time for normal trading on Tuesday.

“ASX is very disappointed with today’s outage and sorry for the disruption caused to investors, customers and other market users,” Dominic Stevens, the exchange’s managing director and chief executive, said in the statement.

ASX said a software issue related to the trading of multiple securities in a

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Software glitch halts trading on Australia’s stock exchange, to reopen Tuesday

FILE PHOTO: A board displaying stock prices is adorned with the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) logo in central Sydney, Australia, February 13, 2018. REUTERS/David Gray

(Reuters) – A software problem forced Australia’s stock exchange to halt trading 20 minutes after opening on Monday and it plans to reopen on Tuesday, the bourse operator ASX Ltd ASX.AX said.

The issue affected trading of multiple securities in a single order and led to inaccurate market data, ASX said.

“ASX and its technology provider Nasdaq have identified the root cause and a resolution path to fix it,” it said in a statement, adding that the issue wouild be resolved overnight.

The market will re-open as usual on Tuesday at 10 a.m. (2300 GMT Monday), it said.

The problem came to light as the ASX’s new equity market trading platform went live on Monday, despite more than a year of testing by customers, third

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Australia Stock Market Trading Paused on Market Data Issue

(Bloomberg) — Australia’s stock exchange said it identified the issue that spurred a market outage on Monday.



Pedestrians are reflected in a window as they walk past an electronic stock board at the ASX Ltd. exchange centre in Sydney, Australia, on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019. “We made good progress on our core initiatives across the period, including the program to replace CHESS with distributed ledger technology; upgrade of our secondary data centre to strengthen market resilience; and restructure of our Listings Compliance team to enhance the quality of market oversight,” ASX Chief Executive Officer Dominic Stevens said.


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Pedestrians are reflected in a window as they walk past an electronic stock board at the ASX Ltd. exchange centre in Sydney, Australia, on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019. “We made good progress on our core initiatives across the period, including the program to replace CHESS with distributed ledger technology; upgrade of our secondary data centre to strengthen market resilience; and restructure of our Listings Compliance team to enhance the quality of market oversight,” ASX Chief Executive Officer Dominic Stevens said.

The ASX Ltd. continues to work on a resolution and will provide further updates, the bourse operator said on its website without detailing what the issue was. Trading on the exchange was paused shortly after the market open as the ASX investigated market data issues. The S&P/ASX 200 Index was up

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