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News Electronics General
October 30, 2018  

Sony quarterly profit rises on games, financial services

In recent quarters, Sony’s PlayStation 4 video game operations, especially software sales, have been doing well.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 2, 2017  

Foxconn steering clear of Trump’s $30 billion investment claim

US President says Foxconn’s CEO told him of plans to invest $30 billion across the US was “off the record,” company won’t confirm details.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
February 21, 2014  

Struggling Sony counts on PS4 as other business lags

The Japanese electronics manufacturer’s other brands, including Bravia and Vaio, haven’t held their competitive edge.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
January 7, 2014  

Wearable gadgets will dominate CES, but still await mass appeal [PHOTOS]

Sony, Samsung, Google and even Canadian start-ups hope to capitalize on latest tech trend.

News General
October 30, 2013  

Smartwatches in search of a market for holidays

Samsung, Sony, Qualcomm, Google look to create tech buzz with bored consumers.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
September 10, 2013  

Apple poised to challenge Android with cheaper iPhone

Gadget maker expected to reveal lower-end iPhone 5C and higher-end 5S at annual product launch.

News Electronics Production
December 11, 2012  

STMicroelectronics to leave joint venture with Ericsson

Europe’s largest chipmaker blames exit on stuggles associated with downturn in global demand.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
October 19, 2012  

Sony closes Japanese factory, cuts 2,000 jobs

The Minokamo factory employs 840 people making lenses for digital cameras and mobile phones.

News Electronics Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
September 5, 2012  

Murata could benefit big from world’s tiniest capacitor

Electronics manufacturer says new capacitor is as tiny as the period at the end of this sentence.