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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 Jan. 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 Jan. 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 Mar. 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 Feb. 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 Jan. 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 CES 2014 keynote: Join us Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. PT (live blog)

Kaz Hirai, who became Sony's leader just two years ago, may talk about how to better combine content and hardware, and may introduce a streaming service for the PS4.

By Jan. 6, 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 Oct. 11, 2013

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Sony TV head sees profitability by end of fiscal year

Speaking to reporters, the new Sony TV chief believes that his division can end the fiscal year in the black, despite 10 years of losses.

By Jun. 30, 2014

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Sony CEO on PlayStation 4: Gamers come first

Unlike Microsoft's Xbox One pitch as a device for all, Sony's Kazuo Hirai tells the D11 crowd that the PS4 will be first and foremost a gamers' console.

By May. 30, 2013