Tesla and Panasonic have reached an agreement on the so-called Gigafactory, a factory for building batteries for future Tesla electric cars.
The two companies will share intellectual property on a "broad range of products and services," including those for certain digital imaging and mobile consumer products.
Sprint's customers can now roam across a dozen partner networks spread all over the country.
The Federal Government announced an historic free trade agreement between Australian and Japan, cutting tariffs on Japanese electronics.
Charter Communications' deal to merge with Time Warner Cable comes after Comcast's bid crumbled under regulatory scrutiny. But Charter and TWC say that won't happen twice.
Yet another multibillion-dollar deal in the chips world could be coming as soon as next week, according to a report.
The bulking up of a second giant would shake up the cable industry, which is struggling to keep pay-TV subscribers as all-digital rivals emerge.
Charter is courting Time Warner Cable again, this time offering $55 billion in cash and stock, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The deal ends a dispute that saw average Netflix streaming speeds decline on the cable giant's network by nearly 30 percent in the past couple of months.
Microsoft responds to reports that it completely disabled consoles belonging to people who violated a nondisclosure agreement.