Sony Entertainment President and CEO Jack Tretton talks about how Playstation became the #1 consumer electronics brand on Facebook. With CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Instagram has yet to monetize its photo-sharing social network. It may want to take a page out of Twitter's monetization playbook.
Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson struck a deal on Monday to buy Microsoft's Mediaroom IPTV business, which makes software used by phone companies to deliver television over the Internet.
HTC, the Taiwanese mobile maker, announced profits hit a record low in the first quarter and one analyst told CNBC that a new tie-in with Facebook has little potential in resurrecting the company's fortunes.
Stocks finished higher in light, tight tug-of-war trading Thursday as Wall Street cheered Bank of Japan's aggressive new stimulus measures, but a disappointing weekly jobless claims report kept a lid on gains.
Retailer Best Buy is offering a 30 percent discount on its current stock of Apple iPad 3 tablets in the United States, a spokeswoman for the world's largest consumer electronics chain said.
New console makers are taking on the titans of the videogame industry, betting that their cheaper, more mobile-like products will give them an edge over their bigger competitors.
Free to play games don't make a lot of sense to some investors but free-to-play titles are fast becoming one of the most lucrative areas in gaming.
After a rocky few months, EA is hoping that new consoles will help breath new life into its gaming business.
Electronic Arts cut its guidance for the current quarter after news its CEO is stepping down, TheStreet.com reports.
A firm's worst enemy is itself: success with past innovations leads it to ignore, stifle, or ridicule the next big innovation, says this author.
Samsung, with a $110 million investment in cash-strapped Sharp, will broaden its supplier base and get a foot in the door at one of Apple key Asian display suppliers.
Internet-delivered TV, which until recently was unready for prime time, is the new front in the war for Americans’ attention spans, The New York Times reports.
Were this any other transition period for the video game industry, GameStop stock would be soaring these days. But digital distribution is changing the game.
Japanese blue-chip firms, from electronics giants to brewers, are selling prime real estate to shore up battered balance sheets, stoking a resurgent property market.
Forty eight hours from the sequester, and markets are calm.
The weakness in the Japanese yen - which has depreciated 12 percent against the U.S. dollar in the past three months - has had almost no impact on Sony's businesses thus far, according to, Kazuo Hirai, CEO of the electronics giant.
Kazuo Hirai, CEO of Sony, tells CNBC about Sony's new products, the Xperia Z smartphone and the Xperia tablet Z.
Kuzuo Hirai, CEO of Sony talks to CNBC about his strategy for the company since becoming chief executive last April.
The world's top phone makers have been unveiling their products at the Mobile World Congress. Kelly Evans takes a look at Sony.