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Nikkei:
Sources: Foxconn in talks to buy Sharp's LCD business, Sakai Display Products, with Apple as secondary investor   —  Foxconn offers to buy Sharp's LCD business  —  OSAKA — Electronics assembler Hon Hai Precision Industry has proposed acquiring Sharp's LCD business, sources said Sunday …
Sep 23, 2015, 9:20 PMIn context
Nikkei:
Sony to ax another 1,000 workers in smartphone segment   —  TOKYO — Sony plans to cut an additional 1,000 employees in its smartphone business, mainly in Europe and China, under an effort to bring the segment into the black.  —  The Japanese electronics giant had announced last October …
Jan 28, 2015, 5:00 AMIn context
Nikkei Asian Review:
Sony tops game console sales for 1st time in 8 years   —  TOKYO — Sony Computer Entertainment led sales of video game systems for the first time in eight years in fiscal 2013, beating flagging compatriot Nintendo thanks to the successful launch of the PlayStation 4.
Jun 9, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Yuichiro Kanematsu / Nikkei Asian Review:
Apple plans October launch for watch-like health-monitoring device, 3-5M unit/month production   —  Apple flexes healthcare muscles with new wearable device  —  SILICON VALLEY — Apple is getting set to move to its next stage of growth with a wearable health-monitoring device …
Jun 6, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Yuichiro Kanematsu / Nikkei:
Report: Apple in talks to buy 55% stake in Renesas SP display chip design unit for $479M   —  Apple looking to buy Japanese chipmaker  —  SILICON VALLEY — Apple is in talks with Japan's Renesas Electronics to take over a unit that designs chips for smartphone displays …
Apr 2, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
Nikkei:
Japan to regulate Bitcoin trades, impose taxes   —  TOKYO — The Japanese government will set rules for trading bitcoins, defining the virtual tender not as a currency but as a commodity akin to gold.  —  Gains from trading bitcoins on online exchanges, and purchases made with them will be subject to Japanese tax.
Mar 4, 2014, 12:35 PMIn context
Nikkei Asian Review:
Sony looking to sell PC business to investment fund   —  TOKYO — Sony is in talks to unload its sluggish personal computer operations to investment fund Japan Industrial Partners, part of a business overhaul designed to shift focus to smartphones, The Nikkei learned Tuesday.
Feb 4, 2014, 10:55 PMIn context

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