Sony to Sell Xperia Division?
Feb19

Sony to Sell Xperia Division?

Sony has suffered a huge decline in recent years and the company has been forced to take some very uncomfortable measures. For example, Sony has been forced to sell its VAIO PC division, headquarter property around the globe, and worse had to lay off thousands of workers. While all of those things reduced losses, they did not bring the Japanese giant back into the black, so perhaps the most drastic decision has yet to be made. Rumors...

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Sony Delays Xperia Z4 to move to Annual Launch Cycle
Feb11

Sony Delays Xperia Z4 to move to Annual Launch Cycle

Releasing two smartphone flagships per year for some time now, and it’s a model that I have never been able to get behind. I like every Xperia Z series handset a lot, but each incarnation has been an incremental update of the previous. It has stopped Sony from taking big leaps in terms of technology and I have been hoping for some time that the Japanese giant would go back to launching one flagship per year. It turns out by hopes may...

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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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Sony Cuts Smartphone Jobs

Sony has had a torrid run over the last few years, with tumbling revenues, huge job cuts, and the company has even had to sell off real estate bases around the world, as well as its VAIO PC division. Smartphones have been one of the (minor) bright spots, but Sony has even changed its mobile strategy to focus on high end products. The latest move sees the Japanese company shutter all of its retail stores in Canada. With a $1.9 billion...

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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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