Stories by Sumner Lemon

Q3 profits soar for Lenovo

Lenovo Group said its net income almost tripled during its third fiscal quarter, thanks to strong demand for its computers and a weak US dollar.

Rohm shows tiny OLED for camera viewfinders

Rohm Ltd. is showing off at this week's Ceatec exhibition a prototype full-color OLED (organic light-emitting diode) screen that's smaller than a fingernail, yet offers resolution of 320 pixels by 240 pixels.

Thin is in for LCD TVs

Japanese electronics makers are no longer pushing flat-screen televisions with ever larger screens. Instead, the race is now on to make them as thin as possible.

Web footage of slain reporter prompts outrage

Dramatic footage of a Japanese journalist shot and killed during anti-government protests in Myanmar has drawn hundreds of thousands of viewers on YouTube, stirring outrage among viewers in Japan and elsewhere.

AMD upstages Intel with triple-core processor

Advanced Micro Devices added a triple-core desktop processor to its product road map on Monday, looking to upstage rival Intel ahead of its Intel Developer Forum (IDF) conference in San Francisco this week.