June 15, 2013
Sony Corp. plans to distribute superfine, 4K-resolution movies online exclusively for customers of its next-generation televisions, President and CEO Kazuo Hirai said.
June 11, 2013
Sony Corp. said it will release the world's lightest touch-screen laptops on June 22.
May 30, 2013
With Japan's lifetime employment system in tatters, business circles are pushing to make it easier for companies to fire employees on full benefits who they view as lacking...
May 19, 2013
Attention, bargain-hunters around the world: Japanese goods--from cars to televisions--are going on sale.
May 14, 2013
Billionaire hedge fund investor Daniel Loeb on May 14 called on Sony Corp. to spin off its lucrative entertainment arm, setting the stage for a clash between the activist fund...
May 09, 2013
Sony Corp. is back in the black for its fiscal fourth quarter, recording a 93.9 billion yen ($948 million) profit, with big help from a weaker yen that boosts overseas earnings.
May 02, 2013
About 40 executives at Sony Corp. and its subsidiaries will forgo bonuses totaling several hundred million yen for failing to turn a profit in the company’s long-struggling...
April 25, 2013
Sony Corp.’s latest digital camera might make its rivals ashamed of their size.
April 24, 2013
Nintendo Co. returned to profit for the fiscal year ended March 31 as a lift from the weakening yen offset sales struggles caused by software delays for its latest home console ...
April 17, 2013
NEW DELHI--Having long played second fiddle to their South Koreas rivals in India, Japanese electronics giants Panasonic Corp. and Sony Corp. adopted new strategies for this...
April 16, 2013
Sony Corp. and Olympus Corp. jointly established a medical business venture, the two companies said on April 16.
March 11, 2013
Howard Stringer, who fought to bring a divided and struggling Sony Corp. together as the Japanese electronics and entertainment company's first foreign president, is retiring...
March 02, 2013
Japanese blue-chip firms, from electronics giants to brewers, are selling prime real estate to shore up battered balance sheets, stoking a resurgent property market. Some are...
February 21, 2013
NEW YORK--Sony is sharing the PlayStation 4 with the world.
February 08, 2013
Sony Corp. is still struggling but managed to reduce its red ink for the latest quarter as the Japanese electronics and entertainment company aims for a comeback from record...
February 07, 2013
Sony is finalizing development work on its PlayStation 4, a games console it hopes will help it recover market share against increased competition from smartphones and rival...
January 29, 2013
Some of the biggest names in corporate Japan are under investigation by the labor ministry following revelations in The Asahi Shimbun of working conditions that are apparently...
January 24, 2013
LONDON--British regulators fined Sony 250,000 pounds ($396,100) on Jan. 24 for having insufficient security measures to prevent a cyberattack on its PlayStation Network.
January 18, 2013
Sony Corp. plans to sell its U.S. headquarters building in New York and may put a key building in Tokyo on the block to increase its cash reserves, Kazuo Hirai, the company’s ...
January 08, 2013
LAS VEGAS--Toshiba Corp. in spring will release lower-cost 65-inch and 58-inch televisions with 4K resolution, four times the detail of current high-definition flat-panel TVs,...