Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Canon Debuts EOS M10, GX 5 and GX 9 Cameras
LG Electronics Applies For The 'G Pay' Trademark
Samsung Maintains Highest DRAM Market Share in Q2
Toshiba Introduces Windows 10 dynaPad Tablet, dynabook Notebooks
Google Releases Cardboard SDK
Latest Windows 10 Build Integrates Skype Messaging, Adds New Features
Qualcomm Sells Vuforia AR Business to PTC For $65 million
HyperX Releases Cloud Mav Edition Headset
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Microso...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, June 19, 2003
Microsoft looks to boost slow Japan Xbox sales: CEO

Sales of the home-use Xbox game console are sluggish in Japan, but console developer Microsoft Corp plans to keep its focus on long-term goals and continue trying to cultivate demand, according to Steve Ballmer, Microsoft's chief executive officer.

Speaking to reporters at Microsoft's headquarters here, Ballmer noted that sales of the Xbox are strong everywhere worldwide, except for Japan. The game console is, Ballmer said, second only to the product of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. in markets throughout the world other than Japan.

To turn the market around in Japan, the company will introduce a next-generation model in 2006, Ballmer said. In addition, Microsoft plans to develop services to further appeal to consumers. On another matter, Ballmer once again denied rumors that Microsoft has plans to invest in Japanese game software giant Sega Corp and added that he did not believe such an investment would take place.

Ballmer also acknowledged the deflationary pressures at work in the information technology industry, noting the slowdown in IT investments overall and observing that prices continue to decline for information systems.

Infogrames CEO upbeat on Matrix sales        All News        Infogrames CEO upbeat on Matrix sales
Infogrames CEO upbeat on Matrix sales     Optical Storage News      Infogrames CEO upbeat on Matrix sales

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Microsoft Buys Havok
Microsoft Works On A Laptop Battery System That Adapts To Your Habits To Last Longer
Microsoft Expands Licensing Agreements With Asus, I-O Data
Google, Microsoft Resolve Global Patent Fight
Xbox One 1TB Holiday Bundle Available Next Month
Microsoft Changes Its Financial Reporting Structure
We Don't Collect Advertising Data: Microsoft
Microsoft Partners With Baidu To Help Windows 10 Expansion In China
Xbox 360 System Update Adds New Features
New Surface Tablet, Lumia Phones Expected To Launch In October 6 Event
Xbox One To Get Backwards Compatibility in November
Microsoft and Dell Partner to Deliver Windows 10 devices And Support to the Enterprise

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .