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    hobbies, that specific brand of intellectualism is just as important as academic intellectualism. Graff writes that colleges and schools argue that subjects that are not inherently weighty and academic are not worth improving our intellects: “We assume that it’s possible to wax intellectual about Plato, Shakespeare, the French Revolution, and nuclear fission, but not about cars, dating, fashion, sports, TV, or video games” (Graff). Take video games, one of the most popular forms of electronic media for the past 40 years. The knowledge of computer science needed to produce such works of art is astonishing. For example, Pokémon Gold and Silver are within the 25 best-selling games of all time, with 23 million copies in 10 years (Ashcraft). Satoru Iwata, the late programmer of the game and future president and CEO of Nintendo, compressed the Gold and Silver’s graphics code so its predecessor, Pokémon Red and Blue, could essentially fit into the same cartridge (Source). Any subject can become a grand and lofty mental exercise, what matters is how it is applied to life. One can clearly see the significance of the instructors of all subjects of learning, whether simple or academic. The engaging, thought-provoking, or plain fun instructor is going to produce more students that perform more adeptly than the vapid, monotone, and uninspiring lecture instructor. Graff wrote, “Real intellectuals turn any subject, however lightweight it may seem, into grist for their mill through the…

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    Satoru Iwata, the president of Nintendo, has passed away at the age 55. Business Insider, July 13, 2015 reported the cause of death was a bile duct growth. Last year, Satoru Iwata had surgery to remove the growth. He came through the operation very well and went back to work after a short recovery period. Satoru Iwata was born in Sapporo, Japan, on December 6, 1959. His career in the corporate planning division with Nintendo started in June 2000, when he was appointed as Director of Nintendo.…

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    Xbox 360 console for being the fastest selling video gaming system system in Australian background. With hugely effective gross sales figures, came a slight issue with availability. In 2007, Designers announced that there may be several issues with availability because of these kinds of high demand. Despite reportedly creating in excess of 1 . 8 thousand units per month, the Nintendo wii console was still a tough item to have hold of - selling out there almost as soon as it struck the shelves in…

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    Finally the rivalry among producers was also weak since only a few sellers owned the market, there were no real exit barriers and competition based on prices in this industry was not really a strategy adopted by the firms in this industry. In conclusion we can say that the competition in this industry wasn’t really strong without being extremely weak. The entry in the video game industry was fairly hard, and despite a strong bargaining power for suppliers, the other forces clearly indicate…

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    annual stock on average of $22,000, via $1.8 million in US. The average Japanese executive compensation is less than one-sixth that US executive receive, and 16 times more than the average Japanese worker. Another example is the Japanese stock exchanges executives received an average of $580,000, in other hand; the 3,000 biggest US companies give their CEO an average of $3.5 million. In some companies they change the executive compensation pay, at cosmetic market Shiseido, has outsiders…

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