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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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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 ...
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Washington, Nov 20 (IANS) Researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist, are working on a highly accurate atomic clock the size of a Rubik's cube, measuring about 2 inches in each dimension. | by IANS

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

Nov 3 2014 8:04pm CST | Source:

The company needs to do something to change the course of its ongoing battle with Sony over console cus ...
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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 various circumstances having to do with market ...
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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 of the issues, [. ...
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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 units. Now we don’t know how many of those were Xbox Ones, and how ...
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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 later ...
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