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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.
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..
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.
Although near-field communication has struggled to go mainstream for a decade, the technology is gaining ground in payments.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
TOKYO, June 13- Following is a list of companies that are likely to be included in and excluded from the JPX-Nikkei 400 index, when the index will have its first annual reshuffle at the end of August, based on analysts' forecasts. Oki Ekectric Industry Co Ltd. Nippon Steal and Sumikin Bussan Corp.
Lewis Ward, Research Manager at IDC, says Microsoft's announcement to make the Kinect optional, along with a reduction in retail price by $100, will give its Xbox One a boost.
Intel raised expectations on second-quarter and full-year revenue, as well as gross margins, based on a stronger-than-expected business PC demand.
The excitement that surrounds new game systems often has a sweeping effect on share prices of companies in the video game space.