New York's political and business leaders like to trumpet the city's burgeoning tech start-up scene, but leading figures in the sector have warned that growing beyond start-up phase is proving problematic.
The Obama administration has singled out China and Russia as "aggressive" players in the world of cyber-espionage and warned that they will continue to try and steal US industrial and technological secrets.
Google's expected roll-out of a new advertising-management system this summer will increase value for shareholders, said James Lee, analyst at CLSA, which raised its price target on Google to $1000.
The unveiling of Sony's highly anticipated PlayStation 4 (PS4) - its first video game console in seven years - may be touted as a major step in turning around the struggling tech giant's fortunes, but one analyst said the firm didn't reveal enough about the new device to predict its success.
Burger King's Twitter feed was hacked on Monday afternoon, apparently by hackers affiliated with the Anonymous collective, who quickly took it over and rebranded it with rival McDonald's logo and name, and began using it to tweet McDonald's special offers.
Sony acknowledged that the stakes are high as it introduced its new Playstation 4 console, saying that the new gaming ecosystem aims to revolutionize play. The company says the new game is a platform "by game creators, for game creators."
Games to be playable even as they download, integration with PS Vita
Console to boast suped-up PC specs and social media integration.
Major games publishers see shares gain an average of 35 per cent ahead of announcements.
Flagship Tottenham Court Rd store to boast best PC rigs and games.