Sony to Cut 1000 Smartphone Jobs
Jan28

Sony to Cut 1000 Smartphone Jobs

Sony's recent problems are well known and well reports. The fallen electronics juggernaut has slipped drastically from its once dominant position, laying off tens of thousands of workers, selling its headquarter property around the world, offloading its VAIO PC division and still the company loses money. The smartphone business is arguably Sony’s only way out, but even that is taking a huge hit. According to Nikkei Business from...

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Xperia Z4 to Not Be Flagship Flyer
Dec08

Xperia Z4 to Not Be Flagship Flyer

martpho The first few months of 2015 are going to be very busy in terms of smartphone launches with Samsung, HTC, Sony, Xiaomi, Microsoft, LG and more all set to launch new flagship devices. Sony’s offering, the Xperia Z4 could be making its debut at the CES show in Las Vegas next month but will probably not roll out until February. There have been two differing rumors regarding the specs of this handset so far. The first one says...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop comes to Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE
Dec02

Android 5.0 Lollipop comes to Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE

The behemoth Sony Xperia Z Ultra (the largest phone of them all with a 6.4-inch screen) landed Android 5.0 Lollipop, although it was a messy and unofficial version of Google’s latest and greatest platform (that patch had earlier showed up on the Xperia Z Ultra and Z1). Those wanting the official Lollipop build did not have to wait too long though as Sony’s giant is now heading to the Google Play Edition of the phablet smartphone. The...

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Can Sony and HTC Hit the Big Time?
Dec02

Can Sony and HTC Hit the Big Time?

The smartphone world has gone through a shift in the last two years. Samsung’s influence is waning, although the company still dominates sales, while Apple remains to do what Apple does, sell lots of devices and make lots of money. LG has emerged as a serious player, while Xiaomi has turned the industry upside down and Blackberry is clawing its way back to profitability. What about two other giants of the mobile world though, Sony and...

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Sony Working on an E-Paper FES Watch That (Gasp) Tells Time
Dec01

Sony Working on an E-Paper FES Watch That (Gasp) Tells Time

Sony has been secretly "crowd funding" a smart watch of sorts for a little while now under the name  Fashion Entertainments.  This watch is made entirely out of e-paper and does only one thing....tells time.  Well ok it also has few other really cool tricks check it out below. It's best trick is it's 60 day battery life!!  This is done by sensing when the wearer needs it and turning it on only at those moments.  The other great thing...

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