Las Vegas Sands Corp. and MGM Resorts International are scouting sites for casinos in Japan as Tokyo’s selection to host the 2020 Olympics boosts confidence a law legalizing gambling resorts in the capital will pass.
Nintendo Co. , the world’s biggest maker of video-game players, began selling its 3DS handheld model to crowds in Tokyo as the company tries to revive profit amid growing competition with Apple Inc. and Sony Corp.
Sony Corp. plans to begin offering game titles playable on smartphones and tablet computers equipped with Google Inc .’s Android operating system, reaching out beyond its PlayStation machines to challenge Nintendo Co.
Sony Corp. introduced its first tablet computers, following Samsung Electronics Co. and Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc . in their pursuit of Apple Inc. , a year after the iPad spurred a surge in demand for the devices.
Nintendo Co., the world’s largest maker of video games, fell the most in more than two years as CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets cut the stock to sell after the company wasn’t added to the Nikkei 225 Stock Average.