Sharp quits the PC business reminding us that Sharp still makes PCs

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Thomas Ricker
October 22nd, 2010
In this article: galapagos, mebius, rip, sharp, yen
Sharp quits the PC business reminding us that Sharp still makes PCs
It's no secret that Japanese consumer electronics companies are having a tough time competing right now (damn Yen). Now Sharp becomes the latest casualty with the announcement that it will exit the cut-throat personal computer business to focus on market segments where it can be profitable. You know, like tablets, where Sharp hopes to have more success with its new Galapagos and related e-book, music, and video services.
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