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Rob Spiegel
Sony Shocks Japanese Dealers with Direct Sales Web Site
02/01/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 568 Words

... a move that has sent shock waves through its extensive dealer network , consumer electronics giant Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) launched a Web site today that will sell mass-customized VAIO personal computers and peripherals directly to consumers in Japan. The Tokyo-based conglomerate...

Martin Stone
Sony Puts Net PlayStation Games in 7-Eleven
02/03/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 307 Words

... Corp. (NYSE:SNE) reportedly announced today it has signed a deal with Japan's largest network of convenience stores to distribute PlayStation games sold on the Internet . According to a Reuters report today, Japanese fun fans will be able to order a game...

Jeff Meisner
Sony Breaks Up Duet With BMG Buyout
08/05/08 12:36 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 585 Words

... Sony has acquired German media giant Bertelsmann's 50 percent stake in Sony BMG Music for US$900 million. Bertelsmann gets another $300 million for its share of the cash on Sony BMG's books. Filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission show that Sony...

Tim McDonald
One Year Ago: Sony 'Picture Book' To Feature Crusoe Chip
09/07/01 6:47 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 534 Words

Originally published on September 8, 2000 and brought to you today as a time capsule. Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) will offer the first consumer product to include the much anticipated, power-saving Crusoe computer chip when the latest version of the Sony Picture Book...

Tim McDonald
Sony 'Picture Book' To Feature Crusoe Chip
09/08/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 522 Words

... Corp. (NYSE: SNE) will offer the first consumer product to include the much anticipated, power-saving Crusoe computer chip when the latest version of the Sony Picture Book hits stores next month. The Picture Book is both a laptop computer and a digital...

Richard Adhikari
News Corp. Too Tempting a Target for LulzSec to Resist
07/19/11 12:22 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 795 Words

... than a month after the hacker group LulzSec announced it was disbanding, it has apparently made a comeback with a massive attack on the websites of embattled media mogul Rupert Murdoch and his News Corp. empire. LulzSec -- or at least a...

Rob Spiegel
Sony Recalls 1.6 Million TVs on Fear of Flame-Ups
10/12/11 2:16 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 620 Words

... Sony has issued a voluntary recall for 1.6 million Bravia flat-panel TVs sold worldwide covering certain TVs sold since 2007. A defective component reportedly causes them to be slightly more likely to melt or catch fire than the average TV. In September,...

Quinten Plummer
Sony Shears PS4's Price
10/12/15 10:26 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 509 Words

A cost cut also went into effect in Canada, where the price dropped from Sony's recommended price point of CA$449.99 to $429.99.

Touting upcoming multiplatform games Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and Star Wars: Battlefront , Sony Computer Entertainment America...

Rob Spiegel
Sony Cooks Up Plans to Break Into IPTV
11/16/11 12:07 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 729 Words

The next step may come from Sony . The company is experimenting with an online TV service according to a recent Wall Street Journal report . Sony has reportedly reached out to several large media companies, including NBC, News Corp. and Discovery Communications,...

Jennifer LeClaire
Sony Planning Downloadable Movie Push
04/01/05 11:22 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 375 Words

... Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment is vying to become the iTunes of the downloadable movie industry. So said Michael Arrieta, senior vice president of Sony Pictures, at the Digital Hollywood conference earlier this week in Santa Monica, Calif. "We want to set business...

Susan B. Shor
Sony Ordered To Stop Selling PlayStation Consoles
03/28/05 2:07 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 464 Words

... days after the hugely successful North America release of its PlayStation Portable (PSP), Sony was dealt a blow by a U.S. federal court, which ordered the company to stop selling PlayStations and to pay US$90.7 million to Immersion Corp. in a patent...

Mary Hillebrand
Columbia House Swallows Up CDNow
07/13/99 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 478 Words

CDNow Inc. (Nasdaq: CDNW) plans to merge with Columbia House, the music and video club owned by Sony Corp. of America (NYSE: SNE) and Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX). Sony and Time Warner will each own 37 percent of the new company, with...

Keith Regan
News Corp., Disney Join Movies-via-the-Web Fray
09/06/01 5:46 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 422 Words

... the lead of five other movie studios, Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) and News Corp. (NYSE: NWS) said Wednesday they intend to launch a video-on-demand Internet-based service early next year. Movies.com will be a joint venture between Disney and Australia-based News Corp.,...

Tim McDonald
Apple Sinks After Dire Earnings Warning
09/29/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 564 Words

... one week after global computer chip-maker Intel Corp. (Nasdaq: INTC) startled the high-tech world with a dire earnings warning, Apple Computer , Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) announced that earnings for its fiscal quarter ending September 30th will be "substantially below expectations," causing shares...

Laura DiDio
Security, Security, Security
06/18/11 5:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 2124 Words

Sony: Sony's PlayStation gaming network suffered a series of massive security attacks in April/May that affected more than 100 million online accounts and shuttered the site for days. Sony executives estimate the hacks cost the Japanese electronics firm $170 million.

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Mary Hillebrand
One Year Ago: Napster Bites Back with VCR Defense
07/03/01 6:21 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 876 Words

Napster used Sony Corp. of America as an example. While its Sony Music division is challenging the use of Napster technology, Sony's electronics manufacturing arm markets a portable listening device that plays MP3 files, "regardless of whether the files were made with...

Mary Hillebrand
Napster Bites Back with VCR Defense
07/05/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 862 Words

Napster used Sony Corp. of America as an example. While its Sony Music division is challenging the use of Napster technology, Sony's electronics manufacturing arm markets a portable listening device that plays MP3 files, "regardless of whether the files were made with...

Nora Macaluso
CDNow Q1 Loss Narrows
05/03/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 417 Words

CDNow's struggles began in earnest after a planned merger with Columbia House, the mail order music company owned jointly by Sony Corp. and Time Warner Inc., fell through two months ago. After the merger plan was canceled, auditors expressed doubt about the...

Paul A. Greenberg
Toshiba Launches $2.3B Internet Business Initiative
02/15/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 438 Words

... electronics giant Toshiba Corp. announced a $2.3 billion (US$) initiative Monday that will target electronic commerce and Internet content businesses. The three-year investment will create i-Value Creation, a new arm of the company that is scheduled to debut on April 1st. The...

Paul A. Greenberg
Japanese E-Commerce Set To Explode
01/21/00 12:00 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 479 Words

About 65 percent of Japan's estimated 20 million Internet users gain access through the telephone network of Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp. (NTT), formerly a government monopoly.

NTT has not lowered access fees in 23 years, the report states, charging about...

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