BlackBerry said two licensing deals, with Cisco Systems and an unnamed company, made “significant contributions,” but did not disclose the terms. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

BlackBerry shares fell yesterday on uncertainty about what drove growth in the company’s crucial software segment in the first quarter. Shares were of(...)

A spokesman for Sharp said the company is considering various options for its LCD business and hasn’t yet made any decisions. Photograph: Getty

Electronics firm Sharp plans to ask Japan’s public-private investment fund to back a spin-off of some of its liquid crystal display business.The Osaka(...)

Workers eat their lunch at a restaurant inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in Shenzhen, Guangdong province. The the group currently employs about 1.3 million people during peak production times, but is expected to reduce its workforce. (Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters)

Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer, will cut its massive workforce, the company told Reuters, a(...)

Foxconn, the trading name of Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd, has been testing the market for two years but has revealed little about its Fox Energy solar unit. Photograph: Reuters /Stringer

Foxconn Technology Group, best known for assembling Apple’s iPhones, will decide by year-end whether to branch off into unconventional territory: mak(...)

Google plans to make digital eyeglasses in the US with Foxconn Technology Group according to a person familiar with the plans. The eyewa(...)