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Kaz Hirai on Sony's big 2014 plans: CEO talks online TV service, 4K TV, and wearables

CNET was among a group of select journalists who sat down with Sony President and CEO Kazuo Hirai at CES 2014.

By January 7, 2014

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Sony's Hirai to Nvidia: Handheld gaming is 'not an easy business'

Hirai wasn't willing to say for sure whether he thinks Nvidia's Shield gaming device will be successful.

By January 9, 2013

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'One Sony' shift awaits new chief Hirai

Sony says it will focus on three "pillars" -- digital imaging, gaming, and mobile. Oh, and Hirai will also head up the entire home entertainment operation, including the TV biz.

By March 27, 2012

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Coming off $2B loss, Sony's Hirai faces 'toughest challenge'

Sony's troubling fiscal third-quarter performance comes just a day after the company announced it is replacing its CEO Howard Stringer with Kazuo Hirai on April 1.

By February 2, 2012

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Sony names Kazuo Hirai president; Stringer remains CEO--report

Kazuo Hirai, now head of the company's videogame group, will be Sony's next president, Nikkei reports. Howard Stringer remains chairman and CEO.

By January 6, 2012

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Sony's troubled TV division not up for sale, says CEO

But Kazuo Hirai does say that he would consider taking on an equity partner for Sony's TV business.

By May 22, 2014

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Sony's smartphone focus shifts to Japan, Europe, says CEO

Kazuo Hirai says that, for now, his company will attempt to appeal to customers in Japan and Europe rather than in the US and China.

By October 11, 2013

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Smartwatches pose real estate challenges, says Sony CEO

"The jury is still out on what the consumer expects from a wrist device," acknowledges Sony's Kazuo Hirai.

By October 11, 2013

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The Xperia Z1 is unveiled at IFA

Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai reveals the Xperia Z1 flagship phone at IFA in Berlin.

September 4, 2013

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Sony at CES: PlayStation Now, 'Breaking Bad' and the 'wow' factor

Sony's CEO Kasua Hirai excites fans with two new cloud-based services during his keynote Tuesday at the Consumer Electronics Show. He also bids farewell to the "just good enough era."

By January 7, 2014