Yamaha's latest home-theater-in-a-box systems include several features available for the first time on the company's products: automatic room-acoustics correction, music enhancer technology and video up-scaling.
Strong quarterly sales of laptop computers, peripherals and business software helped push Staples' profit up 12% to $209 million in the first quarter. The figures also prompted Staples to predict double-digit year-end sales growth.
Motorola has been awarded a patent for a new solar-charging technology designed for use in mobile phones. The technology improves upon existing solar-charging materials, according to Motorola, and would allow for a more sunlight to reach the phone's charging panels.
Mitsubishi's new line of 1080p HD televisions feature the company's newly designed and streamlined Mitsubishi Thin Frame. The revamped frames are designed to allow larger diagonal screens to be fitted in the models.
Symantec will expand its security portfolio with the release of its Norton Mobile Security for Smartphones product, set to hit stores May 29. Norton will offer two separate software builds, targeting both the consumer and enterprise markets.