Optical discs have been left behind by the rapid growth in storage requirements, but Archival Discs may get Sony and Panasonic back in the game with 300GB discs next year and 1TB on the way.
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Japanese electronics giant announces plans to "reform" its PC and TV businesses, which will include the sale of its Vaio portfolio to Japan Industrial Partners and headcount slashed by 5,000.
Sony is in talks with an investment company about selling its Vaio PC business.
Lenovo and Sony are in talks over a potential joint venture to take over the Vaio PC business.
The latest in the company's Flip PC convertible notebook line is its smallest yet, and ships with Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 pre-installed.
Amazon's entry into the games console market could have a huge impact on Microsoft, Sony, Nvidia and AMD, as well as help to establish Qualcomm as the Intel of the post-PC era.
Companies such as Sony and Panasonic should consider paring off loss-making business units and focus on their core competencies to return to profit and compete better with regional rivals.
Lenovo, Panasonic, Asus and Sony have all unveiled large screen PCs that can benefit from Windows 8's tablet features to work in a horizontal position as 'tables' much like Microsoft's original Surface, but dramatically cheaper
As the PC industry continues to stagnate, rumors suggest that Intel is preparing to make an assault on the living room, going head-to-head against the likes of Apple, Microsoft, and Sony.
Ratings agency Fitch has downgraded both electronics firms due to business "weakness".
Panasonic is warming up Windows 8 Pro for road warriors with introduction of a new semi-convertible rugged tablet PC.
Hybrid is the name of the game when it comes to the electronics giant's new systems for Microsoft's latest OS, including a tabletop computer that behaves like a tablet.
Electronics manufacturers Panasonic, Canon and Sony have temporarily closed factories in China, following anti-Japan attacks to their properties in the country over disputed islands in the East China Sea.
One of the major themes at Intel’s annual developer conference, which takes place this week, is expected to be convertibles that function as laptops and tablets. These aren't new, but Microsoft's "reimagining" of Windows has prompted PC makers--including HP, Dell, Lenovo, Asus, Acer, Samsung, Toshiba and Sony--to once again experiment with hybrids. Will convertibles finally catch on?
According to reports, Sony plans to exit the optical disc drive business due to company restructuring.
What happens when you advertise WiFi ready devices that actually aren't? Consumer watchdogs will descend.
In the wake of a $1.5 billion accounting scandal, Sony and Panasonic are maneuvering for a stake in tarnished Japanese imaging company Olympus.
As expected, Sony and Panasonic have agreed to partner up to take on Samsung --- and likely Apple --- as the OLED television industry sets its sights on a shift away from LCD technology.
Sony and Panasonic are set to saddle up together according to a Reuters report, which says the duo will announce a new OLED television partnership "next week."
Japanese company looking to entice one of these companies to invest capital in "tens of billions of yen" range for 10 percent stake as Olympus looks to restructure business, according to report.
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