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Wall Street Journal:
Nintendo stock hits 9-year high after last week's Tencent deal to put Honor of Kings on Switch, as investors look for growth in China   —  Videogame maker's shares hit nine-year high on China prospects  —  For all its global popularity, Nintendo Co. NTDOY 6.06% has had relatively limited business in China.
Sep 19, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Foxconn close to investing in a TV display manufacturing plant in Wisconsin and possibly another factory in the Detroit area   —  In addition to Wisconsin, the company is looking in the Detroit area for a possible plant  —  Taiwan's Foxconn Technology 2354 0.22% Group …
Jul 24, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Takashi Mochizuki / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Nintendo plans to release a Zelda game for smartphones following an Animal Crossing game that's slated to ship in the second half of 2017   —  Nintendo plans to offer its game “The Legend of Zelda” for smartphones in the second half of the year, the Kyoto company's latest effort to expand its mobile-games lineup.
May 15, 2017, 12:45 AMIn context
Takashi Mochizuki / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Nintendo to double planned production of Switch consoles from the initial 8M to 16M in the fiscal year starting April 1   —  Company plans to manufacture 16 million or more in year starting April 1, up from an initial plan for eight million  —  TOKYO— Nintendo Co. has decided …
Mar 17, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Takashi Mochizuki / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Apple's next iPhones will have no physical home button, include one curved OLED model and two LCD models, and come with a USB-C power cord   —  Rival Samsung will be the initial supplier of OLED screens for Apple's 10th anniversary iPhones  —  TOKYO— Apple Inc. has decided to adopt …
Feb 28, 2017, 6:50 AMIn context
Takashi Mochizuki / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Sony to debut a new PlayStation 4 standard model alongside a high-end version on September 7   —  Japanese tech company to introduce a standard and high-end version of the console next month  —  TOKYO— Sony Corp. plans to introduce a new PlayStation 4 standard model alongside …
Aug 21, 2016, 11:50 PMIn context
Takashi Mochizuki / Wall Street Journal:
Taiwan's Foxconn completes $3.81B acquisition of Sharp; Sharp CEO Kozo Takahashi resigns   —  The iPhone assembler will begin restructuring efforts to turn around Japanese company  —  TOKYO—iPhone assembler Foxconn Technology Group completed its $3.8 billion deal to buy electronics maker Sharp Corp …
Aug 12, 2016, 11:45 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Sony's more powerful PlayStation 4 supporting ultra-high-definition graphics to be announced before planned October VR headset launch   —  Sony Plans New PlayStation for Graphics-Heavy Games  —  New console would be announced before virtual-reality headset
Mar 28, 2016, 12:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Foxconn offers $5.3B to take over Sharp, as Sharp reviews $2.56B offer from government-backed Innovation Network   —  Taiwan's Foxconn Offers $5.3 Billion to Take Over Sharp  —  Innovation Network Corp. of Japan also has competing offer for electronics maker
Jan 20, 2016, 11:30 PMIn context
Takashi Mochizuki / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Toshiba considering spinning off unprofitable PC business alongside Fujitsu, others   —  Toshiba Looks to Spin Off PC Business  —  The proposed spinoff would be Toshiba's latest effort to strip out unprofitable units  —  TOKYO—Toshiba Corp. is looking to spin off …
Dec 4, 2015, 1:10 PMIn context

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