TOKYO, July 27- Japan's Canon Inc cut its earnings outlook for the full year and reported a 16 percent fall in quarterly profit as consumers, increasingly in the habit of taking photos with their smartphones, bought fewer compact digital cameras. Analysts on average expected 65 billion yen, according to Thomson Reuters data. Earlier this year it offered to buy...» Read More
Fujifilm Corp, a subsidiary of Tokyo- based Fujifilm Holdings Corp, sued Motorola in 2012, accusing the company of infringing three of its patents on digital camera functions and a fourth patent relating to transmitting data over a wireless connection such as Bluetooth. The damages the jury ordered on Monday were lesser than the $40 million Fujifilm sought...
TOKYO, April 27- Japan's Canon Inc reported first-quarter net profit that fell by almost a third on Monday, grossly undershooting expectations, citing a collapse in demand for compact digital cameras. Profit at the world's largest camera maker fell to 33.93 billion yen in January-March, compared with the 53.64 billion yen average estimate of 5 analysts...
Andrew Laffoon, Mixbook CEO, discusses how mobile app "Mosaic" lets users create photo books and explains what differentiates their app from competitors like Shutterfly. Lafoon also comments on Mixbooks plans for going public.
Jeffrey Housenbold, Shutterfly CEO, explains why the day after Halloween is the busiest day of the year for photo uploads. He also weighs on Shutterfly's guidance and revenue.
Shutterstock is the online marketplace for stock photos and videos. Its CEO Jon Oringer discusses the company's progress since its IPO.
Sales of "point-and-shoot" digital cameras are declining as investors shift to smartphones, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.
South Korea's Samsung Electronics is taking aim at its Japanese rivals with an Android-powered digital camera that allows users to wirelessly upload pictures to social networking sites.
See the brands that defied conventional wisdom and came back after everyone counted them out.
"I think the goal in social media is to get as large as possible as quickly as possible, because at the end of the day it’s a winner-take-all game," Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom told CNBC Tuesday. "You see Facebook with something like 800 or 900 million active users. That’s something we’re shooting for because you want to have change on a mass scale."
Discussing the online photo service company's strong revenues, stock growth, and future acquisition prospects, with Jeffrey Housenbold, Shutterfly CEO and the Fast Money traders.