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Market Watch
Sony robotics move marks a return to its rootsalong with a bullish profit outlook, reflects a commitment to its roots as a co
Sony robotics move marks a return to its roots
Market Watch / Posted 12 hours ago
along with a bullish profit outlook, reflects a commitment to its roots as a consumer-electronics giant, Chief Executive Kazuo Hirai said. Mr. Hirai, who spent much of his early tenure streamlining the company's troubled portfolio, said on... Read more
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Gamasutra
Optimistic about VR and games, Sony raises its earnings forecastwhere Sony can leverage its expertise in cameras, filming, content production a
Optimistic about VR and games, Sony raises its earnings forecast
Gamasutra / Posted yesterday
where Sony can leverage its expertise in cameras, filming, content production as well as entertainment assets," Sony chief Kazuo Hirai reportedly told investors in reference to the company's VR optimism. However, the company is not changing its... Read more
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International Business Times
Sony raises sales targets for games division ahead of PlayStation VR and PS4 Neo releases Sony has upped revenue targets for its games division, with company CEO Kazuo H
Sony raises sales targets for games division ahead of PlayStation VR and PS4 Neo releases
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Sony has upped revenue targets for its games division, with company CEO Kazuo Hirai anticipating significant sales growth following the launch of the PlayStation VR (PSVR) headset. The Japanese giant is reportedly targeting an operating profit margin... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sony reveals plans for robot which can form a bond with humansplans to get back into robotics, a full decade since its last foray – in the fo
Sony reveals plans for robot which can form a bond with humans
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
plans to get back into robotics, a full decade since its last foray – in the form of robo-dog Aibo. Sony's chief executive Kazuo Hirai said the firm was on a mission to make a robot capable of 'forming an emotional bond'. Is this the droid you're... Read more
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Market Watch
Sony warns of image-sensor hit from slowdown in Apple’s iPhone salesprofit target thanks to growth in videogames. Presenting an update on the comp
Sony warns of image-sensor hit from slowdown in Apple’s iPhone sales
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
profit target thanks to growth in videogames. Presenting an update on the company’s midterm business plan, Chief Executive Kazuo Hirai mixed a bullish forecast on the games business and a virtual-reality headset to be sold in October with... Read more
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Fortune
Sony CEO Says VR and Games Will Boost Sales as It Returns to Robotsis likely to disappoint, investors can take comfort in the unchanged profit tar
Sony CEO Says VR and Games Will Boost Sales as It Returns to Robots
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
is likely to disappoint, investors can take comfort in the unchanged profit target, which highlights Chief Executive Kazuo Hirai is keeping to a recovery track and has not given up on new technologies such as artificial intelligence and... Read more
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Reuters
Sony upbeat on games and robots but cuts outlook for image sensorsSony Corp's President and Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai attends its corpo
Sony upbeat on games and robots but cuts outlook for image sensors
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Sony Corp's President and Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai attends its corporate strategy meeting at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Japan June 29, 2016. Sony Corp's President and Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai attends its corporate... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sony upbeat on games and robots but cuts outlook for image sensorsis likely to disappoint, investors can take comfort in the unchanged profit tar
Sony upbeat on games and robots but cuts outlook for image sensors
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
is likely to disappoint, investors can take comfort in the unchanged profit target, which highlights Chief Executive Kazuo Hirai is keeping to a recovery track and has not given up on new technologies such as artificial intelligence and... Read more
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New Kerala
Sony to develop robots that can connect emotionally - newkerala.com #83284EFE news reported. At a press conference on Wednesday, where the company unvei
Sony to develop robots that can connect emotionally - newkerala.com #83284
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
EFE news reported. At a press conference on Wednesday, where the company unveiled its strategy for 2017, Sony President Kazuo Hirai said they want to make robots capable of winning people's affection. Sony is looking to combine its strengths in... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Tom Rothman on 'Spider-Man' Plans and Loving 'Ghostbusters' Trolls: "Can We Please Get Some More Haters to Say Stupid Things?"to THR about running a studio with 3,500 employees. What was your initial conv
Tom Rothman on 'Spider-Man' Plans and Loving 'Ghostbusters' Trolls: "Can We Please Get Some More Haters to Say Stupid Things?"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
to THR about running a studio with 3,500 employees. What was your initial conversation with Sony Corp. president and CEO Kazuo Hirai and Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton when they approached you to take this job? I asked how committed they... Read more
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Variety
Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai’s Annual Pay More Than Doubled to $4.9 MillionTOKYO — Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai received a big raise to $4.9 million for the fisca
Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai’s Annual Pay More Than Doubled to $4.9 Million
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
TOKYO — Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai received a big raise to $4.9 million for the fiscal year ending on March 31, 2016, according to a securities filing to Japanese authorities. Minus stock options but including performance-based pay, this amount is 2.5... Read more

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