Sony's quarterly profit dipped to half of the profit level
year ago quarter as they announced net profit of $246 million. This isn't a huge shocker as Sony got complacent
few areas; namely portable music players and television sets. We could
go on about how the iPod
kicked the Walkman into next week, but at this
point, most people are starting to forget the name "Walkman
think names like Trinitron, Wega
and XBR would carry them for another 20 years?
Probably not or they wouldn't have recently created the Bravia name
. Welcome to the party, Sony
; better late than never, although your
don't show that. Sony's sales were flat at $15 billion, and
stands by its guidance of an $86 million loss for the fiscal year.