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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 to raise $3.6 billion in hopes of profitability

The company will sell additional shares and hold a bond offering to raise the required funds that it says will be used to help it transform "into a highly profitable enterprise."

By June 30, 2015

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Sony is 'here to play' with gamer-focused smartphone

The company is redoubling its focus on the PlayStation crowd with the Xperia Z4v, exclusive with Verizon Wireless.

By June 16, 2015

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Sony boosts earnings forecast over jump in games, music revenue

The company had previously said it would lose $1.4 billion in its fiscal year ended March 31, but it has now revised that number down to 126 billion yen.

By April 22, 2015

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Sony dreams big, targeting $4 billion profit by 2018

Light at the end of the financial tunnel? Sony sees a brighter future riding its PlayStation, along with movies, music and components such as image sensors.

By February 18, 2015

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Sony trims annual net loss forecast on sales boost of image sensors, PS4s

More layoffs announced for mobile division, seen by Sony leadership as a key to the company's turnaround efforts.

By February 3, 2015

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Sony said to be slashing 1,000 more jobs in mobile division

The cuts would reportedly be in addition to 1,000 jobs Sony already said it would eliminate in smartphone and tablet unit.

By January 28, 2015

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For Sony music and video, PlayStation is now the name of the game

By bringing gaming, music and video under the Playstation brand, Sony positions itself to compete with streaming services like Netflix and Google Play.

By January 29, 2015

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Sony CEO addresses hack

At CES 2015, Sony CEO Kaz Hirai discusses the recent cyber attack on Sony Pictures and its film, "The Interview." Hirai says, "Freedom of speech is very important to Sony and its entertainment business."

January 5, 2015

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Sony CEO: We were the victim of a vicious and malicious hack

Kazuo Hirai discussed being the target of "extortionist efforts of criminals" who hacked Sony Pictures for making the political satire film, "The Interview."

By January 5, 2015