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Sony sinks to $1.3B quarterly loss on PC expenses

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

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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NBA Teams Up With Sony In Hoops For Troops PlayStation Partnership

Nov 4 2014 10:59am CST | Source: Forbes Real Time

The NBA has partnered with Sony and its PlayStation flagship to help bolster its NBA Cares Hoops for Troops platform that supports members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their fa ...
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10 Things You Need To Know Before European Markets Open

Nov 4 2014 1:30am CST | Source: Business Insider

Good morning! Here are the major stories from around the world, ahead of the open in London, Paris, and Frankfurt.   The Nikkei Rallied. Japan's main index of stocks closed up 2.73%, following Friday's announcement of a boost to QE. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng is currently down 0.09%.  BMW Beat Estimates With A 17% Profit Jump. Demand for the BMW X5 saw BMW earnings rise by more than analysts expected, climbing to €2.26 billion.  Sprint Shares Tanked After Disappointing Earnings. T ...
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Russia allows buffalo meat imports from India
Moscow, Dec 4 (IANS/TASS) Russia has allowed imports of buffalo meat from India, the country's veterinary regulator said Thursday.
New guidelines for prostate cancer testing
Melbourne, Dec 4 (IANS) Prostate cancer checks in Australia are set to improve after cancer agencies and health experts reached an agreement on new testing guidelines at the World Cancer Congress (WCC) currently being held in Melbourne.
Australian researcher discovers first artwork by early human
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) An Australian researcher has discovered what is believed to be the first artwork created by a human.

Would Microsoft Be Better Off Giving Xbox One Away for Free?

Nov 3 2014 8:04pm CST | Source: Fool.com

The company needs to do something to change the course of its ongoing battle with Sony over console c ...
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Nintendo Might Reverse A Major Policy That's Been A Nightmare For Consumers (NTDOY)

Nov 3 2014 5:01pm CST | Source: Business Insider

Nintendo's president, Satoru Iwata, told investors during a Q&A that the company might reverse its policy on region locking.  Region locking is where a device, or in this case video game or console, is locked for a particular region. That means you can't play a game that's sold in the US in another country, such as China or Japan.  Iwata explained that region-locking has existed because of ...
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PS4 Firmware Update 2.0 Still Causing Major Problems

Nov 3 2014 4:00pm CST | Source: Forbes Real Time

A week into PS4's firmware update 2.0 and the console is still experiencing major issues. Many users have reported that the console simply won't turn on again from rest mode, which normally allows players to charge their controllers and download content while they're not playing. Sony is aware ...
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PlayStation 4 sales double that of Xbox One in first year

Nov 3 2014 3:14am CST | Source: BetaNews

If you’ve been following the sales of Microsoft and Sony’s next gen consoles, you’ll know that the PS4 has been outselling its rival each month. However, a year after they went on sale we finally get to see the scale of the sales difference between the two. In the last quarter, Sony shipped 4.1 million PlayStations globally, of which 3.3 million were PlayStation 4s. Microsoft on the other hand shipped 2.4 million Xbox unit ...
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The 2014 Holiday Shopping Season: 5 Tweaks to the Usual Story Line

Nov 2 2014 12:34pm CST | Source: Forbes Real Time

The $348 Sony 48-inch HDTV on sale at Walmart right now is only a taste—so the thinking no doubt goes—of the deals that will be offered l ...
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Emirates to quit as Fifa sponsor, Sony in talks

Nov 2 2014 10:47am CST | Source: Business Day

Emirates will not renew their contract as a Fifa top sponsor, and Japanese electronics company Sony may also quit, the ruling football body c ...
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Australian researcher discovers first artwork by early human
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) An Australian researcher has discovered what is believed to be the first artwork created by a human. The simple zigzag pattern found on a fossilized shell from the Indonesian island of Java has...
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Insects compete with rats to clear garbage
New York, Dec 4 (IANS) Insects play a very important role in cleaning up cities and they compete with other pests like rats and pigeons in their endeavour, a study has said. Scientists sampled arthropods - such as...
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School headmaster shot dead in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen Thursday killed the headmaster of a private school in Pakistan's Balochistan province. Police officials said the armed men opened fire at the vehicle of Zahid Ali,...
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Four more bodies recovered from sunken South Korean ship
Seoul, Dec 4 (IANS) Four more bodies were recovered Thursday from a sunken South Korean fishing ship in the Bering Sea, the foreign ministry here said. This increased the toll to 16, including six South Koreans and 10...
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Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
London, Dec 4 (IANS) A lesbian couple in a London restaurant was asked to desist by a staff member, who asked them to "stop what you are doing". Lydia Cawson, 29, said that she and her girlfriend were asked by a staff...
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Oxford Dictionaries to add 1,000 new words
London, Dec 4 (IANS) 'Mamil' (middle-aged man in Lycra), 'silvertail' (a person who is socially prominent or who displays social aspirations) and 'crony capitalism' are among the 1,000 new words to be added to...
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Oceans play key role in global 'warming hiatus'
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Increased heat uptake across three oceans - North Atlantic, the Southern Ocean and Equatorial Pacific Ocean - is the likely cause of the 'warming hiatus' -- the current decade-long slowdown in...
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Novel imaging to identify if TB drugs are working
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) Tuberculosis patients who are not cured of the infection can develop multi-drug resistant TB and have to take as many as six drugs for two years. Now, researchers at University of Pittsburgh...
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PM makes first appointment to High Court of Australia
Canberra, Dec 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Tony Abbott's government Thursday appointed former Victorian Supreme Court judge Geoffrey Nettle as the next Justice of the High Court of Australia. Attorney General George...
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18 suspected militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) At least 18 suspected militants were killed Thursday in airstrikes conducted by Pakistan Air Force fighter jets in North Waziristan. According to officials, the airstrikes were conducted in...
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