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  • TOKYO, June 26- Sony Corp's movie and TV unit will snap up Britain's CSC media network, adding to a string of acquisitions by the Japanese company to shift its focus from movies to higher-margin television programming.

  • New technology, such as Google Inc's Google Glass, a tiny computer mounted on eyeglasses, could create new challenges for safekeeping client data, brokerage executives and regulators say. The worries are surfacing as Google is rolling out new frames by designer Diane von Furstenberg this week.

  • Ahead of the IPO, here's what's inside a GoPro Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    If investors believe that GoPro will keep selling millions of cameras then which publicly traded companies could benefit?

  • Asian equities finished Monday mixed despite upbeat Chinese economic data and a record close on Wall Street.

  • Apple's iWatch may sport multiple designs -WSJ Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 11:26 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 20- Apple Inc plans to launch smartwatches with multiple screen sizes and designs this fall, the Wall Street Journal on Friday cited a person familiar with the matter as saying.

  • Asian stocks ended mixed on Friday as concerns over Iraq overshadowed another record close on Wall Street overnight.

  • Mass production of Apple smartwatch to start in July Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 8:08 AM ET
    Attendees gather at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference at the Moscone West center on June 2, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif.

    Taiwan's Quanta Computer will start mass production of Apple's first smartwatch in July, a source familiar with the matter said.

  • TAIPEI, June 20- Taiwan's Quanta Computer Inc will start mass production of Apple Inc's first smartwatch in July, a source familiar with the matter said, as the tech company tries to prove it can still innovate against rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd..

  • Are video game companies losing their edge? Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    Microsoft and Sony are vulnerable in a world of heavily funded tech upstarts, but Ouya shows how tough it is to dethrone the kings.

  • Asian stocks turned mixed on Thursday but dovish comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve managed to support sentiment.

  • Traders said that foreign investors placed a large amount of buy orders on such bellwether stocks as Toyota Motor Corp, which jumped 2.6 percent and was the second-most traded stock by turnover. Honda Motor Co and Sony Corp surged 1.8 percent and 3.8 percent, respectively.

  • Mobile payments tech starts to go mainstream Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 11:34 AM ET
    NFC provides consumers with product data, special offers and loyalty rewards.

    Although near-field communication has struggled to go mainstream for a decade, the technology is gaining ground in payments.

  • This Supreme Court decision could alter TV forever Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 10:50 AM ET
    Chet Kanojia, chief executive officer and founder of Aereo Inc.

    Aereo's Chet Kanoji says his start-up charges for technology not TV content, and therefore is not infringing on copyrights, as alleged by broadcast networks in their case before the Supreme Court.

  • TOKYO, June 16- Japan's Nikkei share average dropped on Monday morning as an insurgency in Iraq kept investors on edge, while chip-related stocks outperformed on Intel Corp's rosy outlook.

  • E3: Scenes from the video game circus Saturday, 14 Jun 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    There's so much going on at E3 that it's hard to keep up with everything being shown, talked about and hinted at.

  • At the 2014 expo this week, the startup, which Facebook bought in March for $2 billion, drew crowds of oglers for its latest virtual reality headset, Oculus Rift. Whether gamers will buy into that remains to be seen, but Facebook's big bet has jolted gaming companies into action.

  • 3 promising tech darlings that fell flat Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 12:17 PM ET

    Just because an idea is smart and disruptive, doesn't mean it'll work. Here are the tales of woe for three Silicon Valley darlings.

  • 10 exciting video games to look out for Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 10:08 AM ET

    Some of the choices will be out this year. Others won't hit until 2015 or possibly later. Either way, here's what turned our head at this year's E3.

  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 0830 GMT / 4.30 AM ET Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 4:50 AM ET

    LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says that British interest rates could rise sooner than financial markets expect in a surprisingly stark warning that monetary policy may start to tighten within months. -MARKETS- UK/ REACTION, moved, by Anirban Nag, 480 words.

  • *Sony seen out; Otsuka Holdings, Seiko Epson to be included in JPX400. TOKYO, June 13- Sony Corp and more than 20 other companies will likely be kicked out of Japan's new stock index, which was set up to comprise investor-friendly companies, when the index undergoes its first annual review in August.