Oct 14, 2016 at 21:49 | Source: CNBC
The market for virtual reality (VR) technology could be a trillion-dollar industry by the year 2035, according to new research from a forward-looking analysis unit of the investment bank Citi.
Jan 29, 2016 at 12:18 | Source: Reuters
Sony said October-December operating profit rose to 202.1 billion yen (USD 1.68 billion) from 182.1 billion yen a year prior, beating the average 175 billion yen forecast of 8 analysts according to Thomson Reuters data.
Nov 25, 2015 at 19:21 | Source: Reuters
The PlayStation 4, which went on sale in late 2013, has been Sony's fastest-selling game console, the Japanese electronics manufacturer said. It hit sales of 20 million consoles in March.
Nov 25, 2015 at 16:43 | Source: CNBC
The PlayStation 4 figures date from November 2013 when the device launched to November 22, 2015. The 30.2 million number marks a big increase from the 20.2 million units Sony said it had sold as of March 1.
Jun 17, 2015 at 09:14 | Source: Reuters
Microsoft also told gamers that new Xbox One consoles would have "backward compatibility", meaning they will also be able to play games made for the older Xbox 360.
May 09, 2015 at 13:00 | Source: IBNLive.com
Nintendo plans to release approximately five titles by the end of the next fiscal year, which is the end of March 2017.
Mar 17, 2015 at 16:03 | Source: Reuters
The two companies said on Tuesday that they would buy 22 billion yen (USD 181.4 million) worth of shares in each other as part of a capital and product tie-up. As a result, Nintendo will acquire a 10 percent stake in DeNA while DeNA will acquire a 1.2 percent stake in Nintendo.
Mar 17, 2015 at 14:32 | Source: PTI
The improvement stems mainly from a weak yen, increased sales of smartphones, robust PlayStation console businesses and strong demand for image sensors for cameras, the firm said. This increase was partially offset by a significant decrease in sales in other operations, it said.
Mar 09, 2015 at 20:34 | Source: PTI
Sony's mobile division plans to shed by March 2016 a total of 2,100 jobs - about 30 percent of its workforce - to drag its results out of the red. The mobile and tablet maker lost USD 1.2 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014 alone.
Feb 04, 2015 at 13:16 | Source: Reuters
Japan's Sony Corp said its net loss for 2014 was likely less than previously forecast as cost cuts and higher-than-expected sales of its image sensors and PlayStation video game consoles helped lift its third-quarter profit.