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  • LG Electronics Posts Strong Quarter Profit on Handsets Wednesday, 16 Apr 2008 | 2:04 AM ET
    A South Korean man walks past near the LG electronic's LCD and PDP products at the Yongsan Electronic shop in Seoul, Friday, April 7, 2006. LG Philips LCD company, headquartered in Seoul, manufactures liquid crystal display panels for mobile phones, notebook computers, desktop monitors, and high-definition television panels is scheduled to issue an earnings report Tuesday, April 11, 2006. (AP Photo/ Lee Jin-man)

    South Korean mobile phone and appliance maker LG Electronics posted a strong quarterly profit on Wednesday, swinging from a year-ago loss, thanks to stellar earnings at its handset division and LCD panel venture.

  • JVC Mulls Scaleback of Japan LCD TV Operations Tuesday, 15 Apr 2008 | 11:41 PM ET

    Struggling consumer electronics maker Victor Co of Japan is considering drastically scaling back its home-use LCD TV operations in Japan, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

  • LG Display Drops on TV Price War Concerns Thursday, 10 Apr 2008 | 11:52 PM ET
    A South Korean man walks past near the LG electronic's LCD and PDP products at the Yongsan Electronic shop in Seoul, Friday, April 7, 2006. LG Philips LCD company, headquartered in Seoul, manufactures liquid crystal display panels for mobile phones, notebook computers, desktop monitors, and high-definition television panels is scheduled to issue an earnings report Tuesday, April 11, 2006. (AP Photo/ Lee Jin-man)

    Shares in LG Display fell more than 5 percent early on Friday, despite the firm's strong quarterly results, due to growing concerns that the market position of its key client TV makers is weakening.

  • Economy Has Become a Drag on Silicon Valley Wednesday, 9 Apr 2008 | 12:39 PM ET
    Map of Silicon Valley

    After recovering from the bursting of the dot-com bubble, America’s technological heartland is again facing some tough conditions.

  • Facebook Reportedly Near Accord Over Origin Tuesday, 8 Apr 2008 | 9:53 AM ET

    Facebook is near to settling a lawsuit brought by three former Harvard students who contend that the original idea for the social networking site belonged to them.

  • Samsung Electric Sees Higher Profit, Cuts Sales Forecast Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 10:18 PM ET

    South Korea's Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest maker of memory chips and TVs, cut its target for 2008 sales and issued a modest forecast for earnings growth in what it called a difficult global environment.

  • Hynix Shares Drop as US Jury Favors Rambus Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 10:57 PM ET

    Shares in Hynix Semiconductor fell early after a U.S. jury patent verdict that favored Rambus in a trial between the U.S. technology developer and chip manufacturers including Hynix.

  • A New Tool From Google Alarms Sites Monday, 24 Mar 2008 | 7:44 AM ET

    Google’s new search-within-search feature has sparked fears from publishers and retailers that users will be siphoned away through ad sales to competitors, the New York Times reports.

  • Dell: Asia to Help Dell's Growth Top Industry's Average Tuesday, 18 Mar 2008 | 10:15 AM ET
    Dell

    Dell the world's second-biggest personal computer maker, expects its growth to outrun the overall industry's, with Asia leading the trend, founder and CEO Michael Dell said on Tuesday.

  • Asia to Help Dell Growth, Surpass Industry Tuesday, 18 Mar 2008 | 1:04 AM ET
    Michael Dell, Chairman & CEO, Dell

    Dell, the world's second-biggest personal computer maker, expects its growth to outrun the overall industry's, with Asia leading the trend, founder and CEO Michael Dell said on Tuesday.

  • Philips Sells $1 Billion Stake in LG Display Wednesday, 12 Mar 2008 | 9:39 PM ET

    Dutch electronics giant Philips continued to offload stock in its South Korean flat screen joint venture, selling about $1 billion worth of shares in LG Display.

  • Toshiba Faces $986 Million Loss on HD DVDs: Nikkei Wednesday, 12 Mar 2008 | 8:50 PM ET
    Toshiba HD DVD

    Japan's Toshiba is likely to book a 100 billion yen ($986 million) loss in its high-definition DVD business and post a full-year operating profit of around 250 billion yen, falling short of its outlook, the Nikkei business daily said on Thursday.

  • Tech’s Late Adopters Prefer the Tried and True Wednesday, 12 Mar 2008 | 10:54 AM ET
    Netscape

    The technology industry thrives on its ability to sell new products to consumers at an ever-increasing pace. But millions of users of nearly every type of Internet service and technology, from Netscape and AOL dial-up to old e-mail systems, still cling to older technologies.

  • Japan Investigating Sparking iPod Nanos Wednesday, 12 Mar 2008 | 5:28 AM ET

    One of Apple's popular iPod nano media players gave off sparks while being recharged in Japan in January, Japan's trade ministry said, prompting a safety investigation.

  • Serving Up Television Without the TV Set Monday, 10 Mar 2008 | 10:19 AM ET
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  • Communications equipment maker Ciena Corp posted a higher-than-expected rise in quarterly profit Friday and gave an outlook above market expectations, saying strong demand for faster networks helped it avoid being hurt by a weaker economy.

  • Pioneer to End Plasma Panel Output Tuesday, 4 Mar 2008 | 12:51 AM ET

    Japan's Pioneer Corp is finalizing plans to stop all production of plasma display panels in a bid to turn around its loss-making TV operations, an industry source briefed on the plan said on Tuesday.

  • Sony, Samsung to Invest $1.9 Billion in LCDs Monday, 3 Mar 2008 | 7:57 PM ET

    Sony and Samsung Electronics are set invest an additional $1.9 billion to boost production at a liquid crystal display joint venture, the Nikkei business daily said on Tuesday.

  • Diebold said its board has rejected an unsolicited $2.64 million takeover offer by diversified U.S. manufacturer United Technologies.

  • Dell Quarterly Profit Falls; Results Short of Forecasts Thursday, 28 Feb 2008 | 5:25 PM ET
    Dell Laptops

    Dell posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit and cautioned that customers may rein in spending, sending its shares lower in extended trading.

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