Microsoft took a bold step into the tablet market on Monday with the unveiling of a computer aimed squarely at bettering Apple's market-leading iPad.
Japan's Ricoh plans to acquire Pentax as part of a push to get into the digital single-lens reflex camera market, it said Friday.
Sandisk has updated its line of solid-state drives (SSDs) for tablet and portable computers with models that feature higher performance.
Japan's Sharp has developed an 85-inch LCD (liquid crystal display) panel with resolution equivalent to 16 times that of today's HDTV panels.
Sony plans to launch two models of Android tablets in the fall, marking the company's long-awaited entry into the tablet PC market.
Sony is delaying the launch of its 3D Handycam video camera by roughly a month due to difficulty securing parts following the March 11 earthquake in Japan.
Samsung Electronics will sell its hard-disk drive operations to Seagate Technology in a $1.375 billion deal that will create strong links between the two companies.
A Google product manager who had been working on deployment of that company's Person Finder service was able to use it to confirm the safety of loved ones after last month's Japanese earthquake and tsunami.
Sony has partially resumed production at all but two of its factories that were hit by the March 11 massive earthquake in Japan.
Panasonic and NEC restarted production on Wednesday at some factories that had been halted after a major earthquake hit eastern Japan on March 11.
U.S. regulators are looking at the conditions Apple has set for media companies that want to distribute subscription content through the App Store, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
Sony will soon begin selling a professional monitor that contains the largest commercial organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screen yet produced.
Articles by Martyn Williams