A court in South Korea turned down prosecutors’ request to arrest Samsung Group’s Jay Y. Lee on alleged bribery, perjury and embezzlement, letting him stay in place atop the country’s most powerful company while they continue their investigation.
Toshiba falls on reports of wider loss at nuclear business
Toshiba Corp. fell in Tokyo trading after a report that the loss in its nuclear business may exceed the 500 billion yen ($4.4 billion) maximum the company had flagged to its lenders.
Netflix adds 7 million subscribers in global expansion
Netflix added a record seven million subscribers over the past quarter as part of its global expansion drive, fueling a surge in revenue and profit for the streaming television giant.
Amazon to deliver 100,000 new US jobs
Amazon Thursday announced plans to create 100,000 US jobs over the next 18 months, as President-elect Donald Trump presses the business world to boost activities on American soil.
Nokia bounces back with Android smartphones
Nokia-branded handsets are returning to the market with the first announced device being a $26 dumb phone complete with the classic “Snake” mobile game.
Samsung executives to be questioned by Korean prosecutors
Samsung executives have been summoned by South Korean special prosecutors amid a widening influence-peddling scandal that brought about South Korean President Park Geun-hye’s impeachment.
Highlights of 2017 Consumer Electronics Show
Amazon's virtual assistant Alexa was the surprise star of the show, with dozens of new products and services integrating the voice-accessed machine smarts into appliances, TVs, speakers, lamps, cars and more.
TVs grab spotlight at CES gadget gala
LG Electronics showed off a "wallpaper" thin television as TV makers vied for the spotlight ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show officially opening here on Thursday.
Smartphone with Google 3D Tango from Taiwan's Asus
Taiwan-based electronics group Asus announced Wednesday it was launching a new smartphone which uses Google Tango 3D technology and allows users to experience augmented and virtual reality.