Sony’s sensors are used in a range of smartphones and have helped lead a turnaround at the firm.

Sony said it will split off its semiconductors operations to bolster growth in devices such as image sensors, which have emerged as the company’s stro(...)

People sample the Oculus-made Samsung Gear VR virtually reality headset. Photograph: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images

Virtual reality was once a science fiction fantasy. The idea that we would one day be able to disappear into a computer generated world – and like it (...)

Tearaway Unfolded

When Tearaway hit the PS Vita in 2013, it was a breath of fresh air. The cleverly designed game was built for Sony’s handheld, and showcased its ca(...)

Matt Jacobson, one of Facebook’s first employees and now its head of market research, on the roof of his home in Manhattan Beach, California. Photograph: Elizabeth Lippman/The New York Times

In 2005, Matt Jacobson was 44 and looking for a new job after leaving Quiksilver, the surf brand. A friend suggested that he meet with an unknown star(...)

Hyundai N 2025 Vision Gran Turismo:  for Sony’s Gran Turismo Playstation game

Hyundai has big ambitions in the motoring world, so perhaps its appropriate that its Frankfurt show stand encompasses such a broad church of ideas, fr(...)

Sony Xperia Z5 Premium: screen is not quite native 4K, but it will look better than high definition.   Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

Feast your eyes on this. The Sony Xperia Z5 Premium means business. Introduced ahead of IFA in Berlin, the phone comes with a 4K display that works ou(...)

Apple is expected to unveil plans for an  upgraded Apple TV, a device similar to a set-top box that brings video and music from the Internet to a television, at an event in San Francisco on Wednesday.

Apple is finally getting serious about pushing into our living rooms. That ambition will be underlined at an Apple event in San Francisco on Wednesda(...)

 Bloggers and journalists look at new Sony products at the company’s booth during the first press day for the International Consumer Electronics Fair (IFA) at the exhibition grounds in Berlin, Germany. Photograph:  EPA/RAINER JENSEN

The connected home may be nothing new, but at this year’s IFA consumer electronics exhibition, it seemed as if every manufacturer was keen to push its(...)

Philips ambient light flatscreens at the consumer electronics trade fair IFA in Berlin. Photograph: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters

Big mobile phones, bigger TVs and a new generation of wearable devices were all on the cards at the IFA electronics show in Berlin. How often do you(...)

Kazuo Hirai, CEO of Sony shows off the company’s new mobile phone, the Z5.

Sony is back on the path to future growth following the restructuring of its electronics business that began three years ago, company chief executive (...)