TOKYO, JAPAN: Sony confirmed on Tuesday, 3 December, that it has sold more than 2.1m PlayStation 4 consoles in less than three weeks, as it battles Microsoft and Nintendo for supremacy in the lucrative gaming sector.
4 Dec 2013 06:32
NEW YORK, USA: Ford ordered a recall of nearly 150,000 of its popular Escape vehicle, citing a potential risk of an engine fire.
28 Nov 2013 06:14
WASHINGTON, USA: Fisker Automotive, whose high-end electric cars caught the eye of Justin Bieber and other celebrities, has filed for bankruptcy protection.
26 Nov 2013 07:34
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Microsoft says more than a million Xbox One consoles were snapped up within 24 hours in 13 countries after hitting shelves for the first time last week.
26 Nov 2013 06:49
WASHINGTON, USA: A US government agency said it was investigating fires in Tesla electric vehicles, as the company ordered modifications aimed at reducing what it called a negligible risk.
20 Nov 2013 07:30
NEW YORK CITY, USA: Internet company Google and investment firm KKR will invest $400m in six solar plants in California and Arizona, the companies said.
18 Nov 2013 06:04
NEW YORK CITY, USA: Google's new Internet-connected eyewear will have the capacity to play music as specially designed earbuds will be incorporated into the device to deliver high-quality audio from the eyewear.
14 Nov 2013 06:44
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Google has unveiled its Nexus 5 smartphone is built around the latest version of its Android operating system.
4 Nov 2013 05:52
NEW YORK, USA: Car manufacturer, General Motors reported a 53% drop in quarterly earnings, which it blamed on higher taxes and equity buybacks, even though revenues rose nearly four percent.
1 Nov 2013 09:35
NEW YORK, USA: Apple's share of the tablet market fell to its lowest point on record in the third quarter, ahead of the launch of its new iPads, a survey released on Thursday, 31 October, showed.
1 Nov 2013 07:59
LOS ANGELES, USA: - Chinese computer manufacturer Lenovo presented a new tablet device including a hinge-cum-handle allowing it to tilt and stand, a feature it billed as a "game-changing" innovation.
31 Oct 2013 08:52
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Samsung courted "app" developers at its first developers conference, stepping out of Google's shadow when it comes to software powering mobile devices.
30 Oct 2013 07:48
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Apple has reported that it raked in billions of dollars as iPhone sales soared to new highs, but that costs of making these devices was squeezing profits.
30 Oct 2013 07:23
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: - Microsoft has brushed off Apple's move to give away its software, claiming the iWork productivity suite was "lightweight" and had never gained much traction.
25 Oct 2013 07:37
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Apple is expected to improve its range of iPads with the expected announcement of new gadgets as the tablet market heats up with competition from Google and Microsoft.
22 Oct 2013 07:56
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Google's shares rose to a record high, and almost broke the US$1,000 mark after quarterly earnings figures showed the Internet company's profits are climbing despite a trend toward cheaper advertising on smartphones and tablets.
18 Oct 2013 08:40
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Apple's plan to build a verdant new campus crowned with a shimmering flying-saucer shaped headquarters was cleared for 'lift-off' Tuesday, 15 October.
17 Oct 2013 07:24
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Industry analyst this week reported that sales of traditional personal computers continued to wither as consumer tastes shifted to tablets.
11 Oct 2013 07:08
NEW YORK CITY, USA: The Obama administration on Tuesday (8 October) upheld a decision to ban some Samsung mobile technology products because of the patent violations owned by Apple.
9 Oct 2013 12:04
NEW YORK CITY, USA: The private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management is interested in a bid for troubled Canadian smartphone manufacturer BlackBerry, a source familiar with the matter said.
4 Oct 2013 09:57
NEW YORK CITY, USA: US computer company Dell says it received regulatory clearance for a buy-out led by company founder Michael Dell. The deal is expected to close by the end of October.
4 Oct 2013 07:42
NEW YORK CITY, USA: Amazon unveiled its upgraded Kindle tablet computers on Wednesday, 25 September, boosting power for the devices while adding a "Mayday" button for free, live technical support.
26 Sep 2013 08:08
WASHINGTON, USA: A year after its failed tablet introduction, Microsoft is back with a new Surface that has corrected many of the mistakes in its first iteration as it tries to gain a foothold in the tablet market dominated by Apple's iPad and others makes that use Google's Android operating system..
25 Sep 2013 07:15
NEW YORK CITY, USA: Apple says it sold a record nine million iPhones in the three days after launching two new versions of the smartphone.
25 Sep 2013 06:56
NEW YORK CITY, USA: BlackBerry said it would cut 4,500 jobs as the struggling Canadian smartphone manufacturer retrenches in the face of hefty losses and weak sales of its new handsets.
23 Sep 2013 07:46
WASHINGTON, USA: Apple has no intention of competing in the "junk" segment of the electronics market, chief executive Tim Cook says.
20 Sep 2013 08:14
WASHINGTON, USA: With consumers eagerly awaiting the release of two new iPhones this week, the more dramatic change may be in the software, not the hardware.
19 Sep 2013 10:18
WASHINGTON, USA: American scientists may have found a way to produce clean energy using contaminated water, according to a new study published on Monday (16 September).
17 Sep 2013 09:52
CUPERTINO, USA: Apple on Tuesday, 10 September, unveiled two new iPhones, fielding a slick new top-end model along with one aimed at budget-conscious smartphone shoppers around the world as analysts had predicted.
11 Sep 2013 10:04
NEW YORK CITY, USA: Models joined labour activists at New York fashion week to protest clothing brand Nautica over its parent company's failure to sign an agreement to improve conditions in Bangladeshi factories.
9 Sep 2013 10:54
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