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Xbox 360 previews galore in Tokyo

Microsoft has shown some of the latest previews of games being worked on for its Xbox 360 console in Tokyo yesterday. The Xbox 360 is scheduled to launch in Japan, North America and Europe before the end of this year.

Hiroshima seeks photos on A-bomb anniversary

A nonprofit organisation in the Japanese city of Hiroshima is planning to mark the upcoming 60th anniversary of the city's atomic bombing with a photo exhibition that will draw on images contributed by Internet users from around the world.

Sony's PSP to browse the Web, watch TV

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) will release a system software update for its PlayStation Portable (PSP) next week that will add several new functions to the handheld gaming device, including browse the Internet and download TV programs, the ...

Samsung's second quarter net profit nearly halved

Samsung Electronics has announed that its second quarter net profit fell by nearly half compared to the same period last year due to weak prices for two of its staple products, computer memory chips and flat-panel display screens.

TransFlash becomes microSD

SanDisk's TransFlash memory card format has been adopted by the SD Card Association as microSD, the group said Wednesday.

Porn comes to Sony's PlayStation Portable

If you think Sony Computer Entertainment's PlayStation Portable is just for kids, think again. The first adult movies produced for viewing on the 7-month old gaming device went on sale in Japan on Friday.

Fujitsu pushes limits of data-storage technology

Researchers in Japan have reported success in an advanced data-storage technology that could help yield hard-disk drives with capacities of seven times or more than today's most advanced drives in as soon as five years.

Nam Tai making smaller EyeToy for PlayStation 2

Hong Kong-based electronics manufacturer Nam Tai Electronic and Electrical Products has begun manufacturing a new version of the EyeToy camera for Sony Computer Entertainment's (SCEI) PlayStation 2 console, the company said Tuesday.

Kazaa-owner welcomes file-sharing decision

Sharman Networks, the Australian company that owns the Kazaa file-sharing software, said Tuesday that it welcomes a US Supreme Court decision regarding file-sharing software that was announced a day earlier and has been widely interpreted as a victor...

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