29 Aug '12, 12pm

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TOKYO: Sony, Japan’s biggest exporter of consumer electronics, plans to boost research-and-development (R&D) spending on cloud computing and display panels as it tries to rebound from four straight losses spurred by slumping television sales. The company’s research efforts should focus more on customer needs and not be so inward-looking, Shoji Nemoto, an executive vice-president in charge of technology strategy and corporate research and development, said in an interview in Tokyo yesterday. Sony also ‘won’t hesitate’ to buy outside technologies, including those that could benefit mobile devices, Nemoto said. The maker of Bravia TVs and Walkman music players has been struggling to deliver a breakthrough hit product to win back consumers flocking to Apple’s iPhones and iPads, even as it spent twice as much as Apple on development. Sony’s research spending totaled $ 5.5 billi...

Full article: http://sfluxe.com/2012/08/29/sony-to-up-rd-budget-for-clo...

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