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Sony sinks to $1.3B quarterly loss on PC expenses

Source: Business Balla | May 14 2014, 4:12am CDT | by Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) — Sony Corp. sank to a 138 billion yen ($1.3 billion) quarterly loss, hit by costs from selling its personal...
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Wonkblog: There’s been 10-year diversity drought in comic book movies. That’s changing.

Oct 31 2014 9:08am CDT | Source: The Washington Post

In the past month, Marvel Studios and DC Entertainment have delivered Christmas early to comic book fans by announcing 19 new superhero films for release between 2016 and 2020. To those impressive numbers, add additional promised offerings from Fox (which holds the license to Marvel’s X-Men and Fantastic Four franchises) and Sony (with rights to Spider-Man). The surge in comic book-based movies is based on a proven track record: Four of the top ten grossing films this year are based on comic ...
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Sony wows with Playstation sales; futures higher this Halloween

Oct 31 2014 7:41am CDT | Source: USATODAY

The futures markets are higher this morning on decent growth data from Europe and a surprise stimulus announcement from the Bank of Japan. Stateside, earnings season continues in earnest.    ...
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Glass Ceiling: Sony Planning Spider-Man Spin-Off Starring Female Superhero Team

Oct 31 2014 7:17am CDT | Source: IBTimes UK

Sony is having trouble with its Spider-Man franchise, with a new idea surfacing ...
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Sony to pull back from China mobile market

Oct 31 2014 4:50am CDT | Source: FT

Company plans ‘significant’ China reduction after $1.2bn smartphones-driven quarterly lo ...
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Sony says half-year loss balloons six-fold

Oct 31 2014 2:42am CDT | Source: The Standard: China's Business Newspaper

Sony said Thursday its net loss for the April-September period ballooned to nearly US$1.0 billion, as the embattled electronics firm continu ...
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Disney Springs inks music electronic retailer Sound Lion

Oct 29 2014 10:32am CDT | Source: Orlando Business Journal

Good news if you're a fan of music and top-notch musical electronics, as it looks like Disney Springs will soon welcome Florida's first Sound Lion retail store. Sound Lion is a retail store that focuses on high-tech personal listening products, including headphones, docking stations, wireless music players and other music products. The company sells popular brands such as Beats by Dre, ...
Full article at: Orlando Business Journal


Alibaba in talks with Sony Pictures: Report

Oct 29 2014 9:35am CDT | Source: CNBC

Alibaba is reportedly in talks with Sony Pictures to co-finance movies for ...
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Oppo R5 is the thinnest smartphone around at only 4.85mm thick

Oct 29 2014 5:30am CDT | Source: BetaNews

No one can deny that making handsets thinner and thinner is a persistent trend in the mobile device market. Rarely do we see a new, prominent smartphone or tablet being thicker than its predecessor. Manufacturers love to be able to tout during announcements and in ads just how insanely slim their new products are, like this is a feature that us, consumers, are dying to get. (Sadly, sometimes that may be the only thing that such handsets have got ...
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