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  • Verizon buys AOL for $4.4 billion in mobile video bet Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:16 AM ET

    NEW YORK— After selling millions of Americans their mobile phones, Verizon now wants to capture their eyeballs, too. As its phone business slows down, the nation's largest wireless carrier is making a $4.4 billion bet that it can find growth in mobile video and advertising by buying AOL, one of the Internet's oldest brands, which has been through its own share of...

  • Kimball Electronics posts 3Q profit Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:09 AM ET

    JASPER, Ind. _ Kimball Electronics Inc. on Tuesday reported net income of $7.2 million in its fiscal third quarter. Kimball Electronics shares have risen 7 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Kimball Electronics, Earnings Report.

  • 'The Witcher 3' takes a cue from 'Game of Thrones' Monday, 11 May 2015 | 11:46 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES— "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt" isn't shying away from its name. The latest edition of the video game franchise based on Polish writer Andrzej Sapkowski's fantasy book series unflinchingly begins with a horse decapitation. "It's a medieval world," said Marcin Iwinski, co-founder and CEO of Warsaw, Poland- based CD Projekt RED.

  • TOKYO, May 11- Japan's Sharp Corp said it was considering a capital reduction and preferred share issuance, wiping nearly a third off its market value at one stage on Monday as investors reeled from the severity of its distress after years of losses. A person familiar with the matter said the electronics manufacturer is planning to slash its capital from more...

  • STOCKHOLM, May 8- Swedish mobile telecom equipment maker Ericsson has filed lawsuits in Germany, Britain and the Netherlands against Apple over technology licence payments, Ericsson said on Friday. We are confident the courts in Germany, the UK and the Netherlands will be able to help us resolve this matter in a fair manner, "he added. Last year, smartphone maker...

  • MUMBAI, May 8- Alibaba Group Holding is in talks with India's Micromax Informatics to buy an about 20 percent stake in the smartphone maker, helping the Chinese e-commerce giant expand in one of the world's fastest growing markets for the devices, several people with direct knowledge of the matter said. The deal, if completed, would see Alibaba investing as much as...

  • How to extend the life cycle of your IT hardware   Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 6:46 PM ET
    How to extend the life cycle of your IT hardware

    Mike Sheldon, president and CEO of Curvature, speaks to CNBC about the business of buying, refurbishing and reselling high-end IT equipment.

  • MILAN, May 7- Italian cable maker Prysmian expects core earnings to reach as much as 610 million euros this year, from 509 million euros in 2014, after posting a 53 percent rise in the first quarter. Prysmian, which builds cable for the energy, telecom and building sectors, is looking at several M&A options but as yet has nothing concrete on the table, Battista told...

  • PYEONGTAEK, South Korea, May 7- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday its new $14 billion South Korean chip plant, which is expected to help drive growth as smartphone earnings slow, will start production sometime in the first half of 2017.. The world's No.2 chip maker by revenue did not specify what products will be made at the new production line, which will...

  • *Forecasts full-year adj profit $2.75/ shr vs est $2.64. May 5- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc, known for titles such as "FIFA" and "Madden NFL", posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue on Tuesday, helped by strong digital sales and the release of "Battlefield Hardline". EA forecast an adjusted profit of $2.75 per share for the year ending...

  • May 5- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc, known for titles such as "FIFA" and "Madden NFL," posted better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue, helped by strong digital sales and the release of "Battlefield Hardline." Total revenue rose 5.5 percent to $1.19 billion for the fourth quarter ended March 31 from $1.12 billion a year earlier.

  • May 5- Video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc, known for titles such as "FIFA" and "Madden NFL", posted a 5.5 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by growth in its digital business, which includes software distributed through direct downloads. EA's net income rose to $395 million, or $1.19 per share, for the fourth quarter ended March 31, from $367 million, or $1.15...

  • *Players reduce market exposure ahead of Japan's "Golden Week" Uncertainty on global economic outlook saps risk appetite. TOKYO, May 1- Japanese stocks on Friday fell to its lowest level in almost a month as traders reduced their exposure ahead of Golden Week holidays in Japan and as uncertainty around corporate earnings and global economic growth sapped...

  • MEMLO PARK, Calif., April 30- In the 1980 s when Sony and Toshiba were setting the agenda in the global TV and memory chip markets Japan was bristling with confidence as a hub of technological innovation. Three decades later, with Japan's electronics industry in decline, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has come to Silicon Valley- the first sitting Japanese leader to do so-...

  • Solar panel maker SunPower reports quarterly loss Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 4:18 PM ET

    April 30- SunPower Corp, the second-largest maker of solar panels in the United States, reported a quarterly loss, compared with a year-earlier profit, as it sold fewer power plants. The company reported a net loss of $9.6 million, or 7 cents per shares, attributable to shareholders for the first quarter ended March 29 compared with a profit of $65 million, or 42 cents...

  • *Cash-and-stock deal valued at $85 million. April 30- Audio-chip maker Audience Inc, which has struggled since losing Apple Inc as its No. 1 customer in 2012, agreed to a distress sale to hearing-aid component maker Knowles Corp in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $85 million. Knowles, which supplies microphones to Apple, will pay $2.50 in cash and $2.50 in stock for...

  • April 30- Audio-chip maker Audience Inc, which has struggled since losing Apple Inc as its No. 1 customer in 2012, agreed to a distress sale to hearing-aid component maker Knowles Corp in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $85 million. Itasca, Illinois- based Knowles will pay $2.50 in cash and $2.50 in stock for each Audience share- a discount of 9 percent to Audience's...

  • TOKYO, April 30- Japanese consumer electronics maker Sony Corp expects operating profit to more than quadruple this year, as strong sales of camera sensors and cost cuts anchor a long-awaited turnaround after years of losses on TVs and mobile phones. Sony said on Thursday it estimates operating profit will jump in the year ending March 2016 to 320 billion yen.

  • TOKYO, April 30- Japanese consumer electronics maker Sony Corp said it expects operating profit to more than quadruple this fiscal year, boosted by strong sales of camera sensors and cost cuts as it seeks to turn around its loss-making mobile phone business. Sony said on Thursday it estimates operating profit will grow in the year ending March 2016 to 320...

  • TOKYO, April 30- Japanese consumer electronics maker Sony Corp said it expects operating profit to more than quadruple this fiscal year, boosted by strong sales of camera sensors and cost cuts in its ailing mobile phone business. Sony said on Thursday it estimates operating profit will grow in the year ending March 2016 to 320 billion yen from 68.5 billion in the...