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  • How the once-iconic Sony lost its killer edge 23-05-2011 01:28 PM

    Tokyo/New York: Had Sony stuck with the Airboard portable computer it launched in 2000, Satoru Maeda rather than Apple's Steve Jobs might have been feted as the creator of tablet PCs. "I was the inventor of the Airboard," says Maeda between mouthfuls of fried prawn and dumplings at a Chinese...
  • CES: Sony aims for No. 2 position in tablets 07-01-2011 06:22 AM

    Las Vegas: Sony Corp aims to slide in behind Apple Inc as the world's second largest maker of tablet devices by 2012, a senior executive said on Thursday, adding that a PlayStation phone was also a potential opportunity. Separately, Sony CEO Howard Stringer denied he was a candidate for the...