TAIPEI - Asia’s biggest information technology trade show opened in Taiwan on Tuesday, with the spotlight on low-priced notebook computers and an advanced broadband Internet mobile technology.
TOKYO - Japan’s Sony Corp plans to sell a smaller and lighter PlayStation Portable (PSP) handheld game machine later this year, according to video game web sites which cite what they say is Sony’s own promotional video clip.
SEOUL/BEIJING - Flush with cash from IPOs and a lucrative online game operating business, Chinese companies are trying to expand into game development, breaking free from their dependence on foreign titles and boosting incomes.
The display is small and the computing power is closer to that of an outdated PC. Yet because they are ideally suited for mobile use - whether on the sofa or on the train - netbooks are currently topping the electronics bestseller charts.
SAN FRANCISCO - Wikipedia has blocked the Church of Scientology from editing entries at the communally-crafted online encyclopedia due to an unrelenting battle over the group’s image.