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  1. Sony debates cutting smartphone sales target againRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Sony is considering cutting its smartphone sales target again, from the current goal of 43M for the 12 months to the end of March 2015. The move would mark the second downward revision this year, which previously had a goal of 50M.

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  2. Looking Into Microsoft's Thursday Earnings ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Earnings season is descending on the gaming community over the next couple of weeks, so the news will be concerning how well gaming companies did during what was largely a dry season for new releases. One of the first companies to get out of the starting gate in this group is Microsoft , who will be reporting earnings this Thursday.

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  3. Sony could surge by 40% - Barron'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Seeking Alpha

    Sony (NYSE: SNE ) has 40% upside if management shrinks its electronics exposure and steps up profits from its healthy movies, music, insurance, games and imaging chips businesses. Sony has scheduled a Nov. 25 investor event during which it's likely to give more details on restructuring plans.

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  4. Sony: Following Success Of 'No Good Deed' And 'Equalizer', Studio Looking For Hat Trick With 'Fury'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Seeking Alpha

    Sony: Following Success Of 'No Good Deed' And 'Equalizer', Studio Looking For Hat Trick With 'Fury' Sony entered the fall with three big tentpoles on its roster in "Equalizer", "Fury" and "Annie", but got off to a successful early start with "No Good Deed". "Fury" is the studio's best chance at entering this year's Oscar race, and with Brad Pitt in the leading role, is also primed for profit.

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  5. Long Island Music Hall of Fame inductee Clive Davis still in tune with musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Newsday

    ... so successful in the music industry. After becoming president of Columbia Records, Davis went on to found Arista Records, where Manilow became a superstar, and J Records, where his discovery Alicia Keys became a star. He followed that by running the ...

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  6. The Blues Band, which will play Keighley Blues Club in the New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... praised by BBC Radio 1 presenter Simon Bates and others, media interest resulted in a recording contract with Arista Records, who re-released the album. Regular European tours and further albums followed, including Ready, Itchy Feet and Brand ...

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  7. Long Island Music Hall of Fame inductee Debbie Gibson: LI 'an amazing breeding ground for talent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Newsday

    ... the careers of everyone from Aerosmith to Barry Manilow to Whitney Houston, as well as legendary labels Arista Records and J Records. He is currently the chief creative officer for Sony Music, and he produced the upcoming album "Aretha Franklin ...

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  8. Earth, Wind & Fire and Breakwater: A Tale of Two Funk ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... acts, Warmdaddy's landed a major coup last weekend, booking the recently reformed funk-soul act Breakwater. Arista Records released two Breakwater LPs, 1978's Breakwater and the 1980 funk masterpiece Splashdown. The latter featured several hot ...

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  9. Willie Nile to play the Iron Horse in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | MassLive.com

    ... fellow man. It's upbeat and full of life.," Nile says. "I'm thrilled with how it came out." Nile recorded for Arista Records in the early 80s before legal disputes with his label caused a decade-long hiatus from recording. He re-emergence as an ...

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  10. Outlaws @Screven Motorsports ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Connect Savannah

    Through multiple lineups, the deaths of band members, and legal messes, Southern Rock legends and Arista Records stars Outlaws have prevailed. 2012's It's About Pride , a 4-year-long endeavor, was a return to form and a chance to present a new band to old and new fans.

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  11. Watch Whitney Houston's Thrilling 1990 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | RollingStone

    In 1990, Arista Records turned 15 years old and celebrated the occasion with a Radio City anniversary concert named for Dionne & Friends' chart-topping "That's What Friends Are For." Performers and guests included Hall & Oates , Patti Smith , Carly Simon, Whoopi Goldberg and Expos, but one of the highlights came when Whitney Houston jogged to the stage for a glorious, effortless take on her 1987 hit "I Wanna Dance With Somebody."

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  12. Aretha Franklin Says 'Love of the Music' is Reason for Her Long CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... in 2013, she assured him, "Everything is good." Franklin and Davis met in 1979, when he was president of Arista Records, which he founded. She signed with Arista in 1980. Asked the secret of their long collaboration, she noted, "We're both Aries." ...

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  13. Aretha Franklin Says 'Love of the Music' is Reason for Her Long CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... in 2013, she assured him, "Everything is good." Franklin and Davis met in 1979, when he was president of Arista Records, which he founded. She signed with Arista in 1980. Asked the secret of their long collaboration, she noted, "We're both Aries." ...

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  14. Magazine: The Rock And Roll Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Nuvo

    ... gulp-inducing missive is surely the 1979 letter by Bill Lawrie, former director of artists and repertoire for Arista Records. Lawrie's letter begins "Dear Friends" and goes on to note that "although it [the demo tape] doesn't meet our needs at ...

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  15. Sony: When Panic Abates, Opportunity ArisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Seeking Alpha

    Sony had to recently write off JPY180b worth of goodwill in its smartphone division in what is widely seen as an inevitable move given the segment's declining profitability and the competitive headwinds that it faces in both Asia and the developed market. The stock took a -7% hit on the back of this news and the company cut its dividend for the first time since listing.

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  16. Sony, Comcast: 'Equalizer' Surpasses Expectations As Denzel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Seeking Alpha

    'Equalizer' marks the re-teaming of Denzel Washington with 'Training Day' director Antonie Fuqua and will likely see similar success. Sony has opened the fall strong with two successful films in September and is looking to bounce back from an uneven summer.

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  17. Sony: Denzel Washington's 'Equalizer' Expected To Give Box Office A Boost Heading Into OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Seeking Alpha

    Denzel Washington is one of the industry's most bankable actors, and Sony is hoping that luck holds this weekend. Sony got off to a great start this fall with surprise hit "No Good Deed" after an uneven summer at the box office.

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  18. Sony Lowered to Hold at ScotiabankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on SNE. Analysts at Jefferies Group reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Sony in a research note on Tuesday, August 12th.

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  19. Sony shows off would-be Google Glass rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    SmartEyeglass, Sony's first stab at creating a pair of smartphone-connected display glasses, have a design that "makes Google Glass look chic," says Engadget . The site declares SmartEyeglass looks like "a bulky pair of 3D glasses that have been modified to include a 3-megapixel camera, accelerometer, gyroscope, compass, brightness sensor, a microphone and a pretty large battery pack."

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  20. Clive Davis on New Aretha Franklin Album of Diva Classics: 'She's on Fire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Billboard

    ... according to Davis the icon is "in absolutely peak form." It also marks Franklin's reunion with Davis and his Arista Records, following two releases apart. "Aretha has always held a very special place in my heart. She's universally recognized to be ...

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