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Sony boosts outlook as PlayStation heads for record year

Business / Corporate Oct 30, 2018

Sony boosts outlook as PlayStation heads for record year

Sony Corp. upgraded its earnings outlook for a second straight quarter, thanks to a plethora of hit video-game titles that are boosting the PlayStation business. Operating profit for the current fiscal year through March will be ¥870 billion ($7.72 billion), up from the prior forecast ...

U.S. charges North Korean in Sony hack and WannaCry attack

World Sep 7, 2018

U.S. charges North Korean in Sony hack and WannaCry attack

A computer programmer working for the North Korean government has been charged with hacking Sony Pictures Entertainment and unleashing the WannaCry ransomware virus, which infected computers in 150 countries and crippled parts of the British health care system, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Park Jin Hyok, ...