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Sony Corp (SNE.N)

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9 Dec 2016
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Sony to set up Sony Imaging Products & Solutions Inc to reinforce imaging business
Wednesday, 26 Oct 2016 01:57am EDT 

Sony Corp <6758.T>: Says the co decided to establish Sony Imaging Products & Solutions Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary that will be responsible for its imaging products and solutions businesses .Says the new subsidiary will aim to commence its operations on April 1, 2017.  Full Article

Sony to launch first smartphone games in 2018 - Nikkei
Thursday, 13 Oct 2016 01:48pm EDT 

Nikkei: Sony to launch first smartphone games in 2018 - Nikkei . Sony plans to ready five or more smartphone games for release around late March 2018, targeting Japan and other parts of Asia - Nikkei . Sony Interactive Entertainment to create new offerings based on PlayStation series; mobile game arm ForwardWorks will handle distribution - Nikkei .Sony's older games that cannot be played on latest hardware to be revived; games may be linked to consoles, likely announcment on titles in development by year-end - Nikkei.  Full Article

Apple Pay heads to Japan with help from Sony's contactless tech - Nikkei
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 01:18pm EDT 

: Apple Pay heads to Japan with help from Sony's contactless tech - Nikkei . Apple will team with Felica Networks to make iPhone compatible with technology, likely by adding a feature letting it communicate with Felica Readers - Nikkei .Apple Pay likely will not launch in Japan until next year - Nikkei.  Full Article

Sony - Production at Kumamoto Technology Center expected to resume September 3
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016 12:10pm EDT 

Sony Corp <6758.T> : Operations at Sony Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp's Kumamoto Technology Center were halted to inspect site’s building, manufacturing equipment . Production at Kumamoto Technology Center expected to resume during the morning of September 3, 2016 - SEC Filing . Says no material impact from Kumamoto earthquakes is anticipated on consolidated results for FY ending Mar 31, 2017 Source - http://bit.ly/2cia3ip Further company coverage: [6758.T] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Sony Corp will develop electronic devices that can be controlled using Yahoo app - Nikkei<6758.T>
Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 04:58pm EDT 

Nikkei: Sony Corp will develop electronic devices that can be controlled using a Yahoo app .Companies will announce tie-up as early as Thursday.  Full Article

Sony Corp says Sony Pictures transaction not expected to impact Co's forecast
Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 09:01am EDT 

Sony Corp <6758.T> : Sony Pictures transaction not anticipated to have material impact on Sony's forecast for financial results for FY ending Mar 31, 2017 Source: (http://bit.ly/2bBHU0Y ) Further company coverage: [6758.T] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Zee Entertainment Enterprises says Sony Pictures to buy Ten Sports from co<6758.T>
Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 02:37am EDT 

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd : Sony pictures to acquire Ten Sports from Zee . Deal for all-cash consideration of US$385 million . Deal expected to be concluded within 4-5 months .  Full Article

Panasonic and Sony to partner with NHK, others to develop ultrahigh-resolution 8K video TV tech - Nikkei
Thursday, 25 Aug 2016 01:02pm EDT 

Nikkei :Panasonic, Sony to partner with broadcaster NHK, others to develop technology for televisions capable of handling ultrahigh resolution 8k video - Nikkei.  Full Article

Sony and Tokyo Electric Power Co. Holdings will team up to offer smart home services - Nikkei
Monday, 22 Aug 2016 01:59pm EDT 

Nikkei: Sony And Tokyo Electric Power Co. Holdings to offer all-in-one smart home service enabling households to track,control appliances' power usage - Nikkei .Sony And Tokyo Electric Power Co. Holdings are looking to launch full-scale service as soon as next year - Nikkei.  Full Article

Fitch revises Sony Corp's outlook to positive, affirms ratings at 'BB'
Monday, 15 Aug 2016 08:36am EDT 

Fitch:Fitch revises Sony Corp's outlook to positive; affirms at 'BB'.  Full Article

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Sony's PlayStation 4 sales top 50 million units worldwide

TOKYO Sony Corp said on Wednesday sales of its PlayStation 4 video game console had exceeded 50 million units as of Dec 6 helped by strong demand during the year-end holiday season.