Nikkei

03.30.12
Apple is Japan's top consumer brand for the first time
03.30.12

Apple is Japan's top consumer brand for the first time

The iPad, iPhone and other Apple products have become so popular in Japan that Apple is now Jap...

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02.20.12
Nikkei: Seaman finds new life on the 3DS
02.20.12

Nikkei: Seaman finds new life on the 3DS

Back in the summer of 2010, a tantalizing prospect came up: Seaman on the 3DS. It was teased by Yoo...

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01.06.12
Sony's Kaz Hirai to step up as president as early as April (updated)
01.06.12

Sony's Kaz Hirai to step up as president as early as April (updated)

Nikkei is reporting that Sony will be promoting current Executive Deputy President Kazuo "Kaz" Hi...

By R. Lai,   01.06.12
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11.26.11
Panasonic plans to go forth with Android to all of Europe this spring, North America is a definite maybe
11.26.11

Panasonic plans to go forth with Android to all of Europe this spring, North America is a definite maybe

Have you been hoping to experience a Panasonic boom up close and personal, but found yourself in th...

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10.26.11
Nintendo expected to announce greater loss than forecast for first half of year
10.26.11

Nintendo expected to announce greater loss than forecast for first half of year

Nintendo will announce its earnings on Thursday for the first half of the fiscal year ending in M...

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08.16.11
3DS moves 200K+ units after price drop in Japan, hits 1.5m total
08.16.11

3DS moves 200K+ units after price drop in Japan, hits 1.5m total

After a precipitous drop-off in sales, Nintendo dropped the price of the 3DS worldwide and, in Ja...

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06.08.11
Nintendo stock down 5 percent after Wii U reveal
06.08.11

Nintendo stock down 5 percent after Wii U reveal

While our feelings were ... oh, let's be nice and say "mixed" on Nintendo's just-announced Wii U...

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06.03.11
Nikkei: Wii successor has touchscreen controller, will arrive in second half of 2012
06.03.11

Nikkei: Wii successor has touchscreen controller, will arrive in second half of 2012

The Nihon Keizai Shinbun -- the same publication that successfully "predicted" the DSi, the DSi X...

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12.17.10
Sharp investing $1.2b in expanding smartphone LCD production, Apple fingered as the major client
12.17.10

Sharp investing $1.2b in expanding smartphone LCD production, Apple fingered as the major client

Apple's practicing its self-imposed rule of supplier polygamy this week and Japan's Nikkei is telli...

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