Sony Corp. intends to raise US$3.6 billion by issuing new shares and bonds. Most of the money will be directed to its sensor business, but about some monies will pay down some debt.
Marantz has released three long-awaited network A/V receivers to their 2015 home theater line-up. Built for design and space-conscious home theater enthusiasts, the NR1606 and NR1506 are housed in a slim-design chassis while the expanded feature-set SR5010 features a traditional full-size chassis.
Automobility has been named the exclusive Canadian distributor for Escort Inc.'s line of radar and laser detectors.
Microsoft will drop its online display advertising business, and cut 1,200 jobs in the division. Web advertising will be transferred to AOL and AppNexus.
TIGA, which bills itself as "the network for video games developers and digital publishers and the trade association representing the UK video games industry," has released new data showing that while mobile remains the most popular platform among UK game developers, the PC gained significantly in 2014.