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Kutaragi Bumped From Sony Top Spot

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by Mike Zazaian November 30, 2006 - 4:19pm, 1 Comment >>

Sony CEO and President Ken Kutaragi

Following myriad delays and shortages for the Playstation 3, Sony Computer Entertainment President and CEO Ken Kutaragi has effectively been relegated to a less hands-on role.

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Sony Files Patent for Skin-Powered Headphones

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by Mike Zazaian November 28, 2006 - 9:29pm, 6 Comments >>

An image of Sony's skin-powered headphones as seen in the patent filing

Engineers at Sony are developing a set of wireless headphones that use a person’s skin to transmit a signal between the headpiece and music source.

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Sony, Toshiba Tout WirelessHD

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by Mike Zazaian October 31, 2006 - 12:46pm, 3 Comments >>

Sony, Toshiba Tout WirelessHD

A coalition of some of the industry’s largest electronics manufacturers have announced a wireless high-definition standard called WirelessHD that will connect TVs and media devices as early as spring.

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Sony CEO Apologizes for Recalls, Kind Of

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by Mike Zazaian October 24, 2006 - 2:08pm, No Comments

Sony CEO Yutaka Nakagawa flooded by press members at the Tokyo Hotel

Executives at the Sony Corporation apologized for the brash of recalled batteries that have shaken the laptop industry over the past few months, but are still unwilling to shoulder full responsibility.

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Toshiba May Seek Damages from Sony Over Recall

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by Mike Zazaian October 16, 2006 - 12:20pm, 1 Comment >>

Toshiba May Seek Damages from Sony Over Recall

Despite the fact that Sony has agreed to foot the bill for the costs of its ongoing li-on battery recalls, manufacturers such as Toshiba may seek additional damages for their trouble.

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Ebay Pulls Pre-Order PS3 Auctions

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by Mike Zazaian October 16, 2006 - 11:43am, 4 Comments >>

 Ebay Pulls Pre-Order PS3 Auctions

eBay removed all auctions for pre-ordered Playstation 3 units from its site today, leaving thousands of profiteering Playstation pushers without a place to peddle their wares, for now.

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NEC Ships Blu-Ray, HD-DVD Hybrid Chip

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by Mike Zazaian October 10, 2006 - 10:45am, 1 Comment >>

NEC's Blu-ray and HD-DVD hybrid chip

Electronics manufacturer NEC has developed a chip for upcoming media players that allows playback of both Blu-Ray and HD-DVD formats.

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YouTube to Feature Video from Universal, Sony, CBS

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by Mike Zazaian October 9, 2006 - 12:39pm, 6 Comments >>

YouTube to Feature Video from Universal, Sony, CBS

Amid rumors that YouTube may be acquired by Google, the web’s most popular video-sharing site has inked a deal to feature video content from three studio giants.

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Exploding Batteries Forseen By Dell, Documents Say

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by Mike Zazaian October 6, 2006 - 3:25pm, 2 Comments >>

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Documents acquired under the freedom information act indicate that Dell knew of their battery issues almost a year before a recall was initiated.

As is clear from the documents, Dell reported several overheating incidents to the Consumer Product Safety Commission last October. Within a few months of the report Dell discovered the cause of the overheating, the same notorious metal particles that have caused short circuits in almost 8 million lithium-ion batteries.

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Nintendo May Ship 9 Million Wii Consoles by 2007

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by Mike Zazaian October 5, 2006 - 6:13pm, 8 Comments >>

Nintendo May Ship 9 Million Wii Consoles by 2007

An analyst report from financial services company UBS is predicting that Nintendo may have as many as 9 million Wiis on shelves by year’s end.

The report estimates that Nintendo has already manufactured 2 million consoles, and stipulates that between seven and nine million will be available by the end of the year. Were Nintendo even to hit the predicted 7 million console mark, it would be an improvement over the company’s last official announcement of 6 million consoles shipping in 2006.

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