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Samsung Electronics is in the final stages of talks with Sony to jointly build a new LCD panel production line and the two may cooperate on another, bigger line, a Samsung source said on Wednesday.
Sony and Sharp, the world's second-and third-largest liquid crystal display TV makers, said they would set up a joint venture to make and sell large LCD panels.
A group led by a Princeton University computer security researcher has developed a simple method to steal encrypted information stored on computer hard disks.
EU and U.S. senior officials said on Friday they would crack down on counterfeiting of computer components after they seized over 360,000 fake items in just two weeks in a joint operation at the end of last year.
Analog Devices quarterly profit more than doubled, driven by the sale of a business, while revenue at the maker of chips used in cars and video game consoles declined 2 percent.
Hewlett-Packard outperformed analysts' expectations with its quarterly earnings, and the company's shares jumped after market hours.
Japan's Toshiba waved the white flag in the home movie war, giving up on its HD DVD format after losing the support of key studios and retailers to Blu-ray technology backed by Sony.
In an escalation of its fight for Yahoo, Microsoft will authorize a proxy fight at the Internet company this week, according to people briefed on the matter.
Network Appliance posted a higher quarterly profit but forecast lower-than-expected revenue in the current quarter, sending its shares lower.
U.S. computer maker Dell said on Friday that it was offering the majority of its consumer personal computers with Advanced Micro Devices chips through retail stores and by phone rather than the Internet.
Excluding the financial sector, fourth-quarter earnings have been pretty solid so far. But the stock market isn't paying much attention.
Cisco Systems met forecasts with its quarterly earnings, but its shares tumbled after CEO John Chambers said customers are becoming "increasingly cautious."
Japanese electronics conglomerate Toshiba will spend more than $6.6 billion to build a new NAND flash memory factory in northern Japan, the Asahi Shimbun reported on Thursday.
Hynix Semiconductor, the world's No. 2 memory chipmaker, posted on Friday a steep net loss, its first in 4-½ years, as memory chip prices went into a tailspin, and the outlook for the sector remains bleak in the near term.
Corning said its fourth-quarter profit rose 11 percent, beating Wall Street expectations, on heavy demand for auto pollution filters and glass used in flat-screen televisions and computers.
Sun Microsystems said its fiscal 2008 second-quarter earnings nearly doubled as services revenue increased and its gross margin improved.
Advantest, the world's largest maker of microchip testers, said on Thursday it had halved its annual outlook to below market expectations, amid competition from rivals' cheaper products.
Cell phone chip maker Texas Instruments posted a quarterly profit and outlook that signaled solid demand for its chips despite a weak U.S. economy, sending its shares up more than 3 percent.
The former chief executive of Brocade Communications Systems was sentenced to 21 months in prison for orchestrating a scheme to tamper with the company's records of stock option grants.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs downplayed investor disappointment with iPhone sales, telling CNBC that consumers love the smart phones and that "we feel great" about sales so far.
Cadie Thompson is a tech reporter for the Enterprise Team for CNBC.com.
Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.
Jon Fortt is an on-air editor. He covers the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry.