Electrical engineering

  1. Business Matters: Lessons For Music Biz In Kodak's Chapter 11?

    February 14, 2012 8:25 PM EST Lessons For Music Biz In Kodak's Chapter 11? -- The music industry is often compared to the buggy whip business that was decimated -- but not entirely killed -- by the rise of the automobile. Perhaps the tale of Kodak provides a better warnin ...

  2. 50 Cent Planning Headphone Line, Again

    September 14, 2011 11:49 AM EDT Headphones, headphones and more headphones. Seems like you can't open a browser these days without someone starting a new headphone company Now 50 Cent is back at it after a deal with Sleek Audio to create, promote and distribute a new line o ...

  3. Six Questions with Kevin Lee

    September 01, 2011 9:01 AM EDT Long before Lady Gaga fans took over the term, Kevin Lee-son of Monster founder/CEO Noel Lee-was known as "the little monster," and his father "the head monster." Now, the younger Lee is looking to establish his own place in ...

  4. 6 Questions With Kevin Lee, 'The Little Monster' and Founder of Sol Republic

    August 26, 2011 3:30 PM EDT Kevin Lee, Monster executive and founder of SOL Republic. Long before Lady Gaga fans took over the term, Kevin Lee -- son of Monster founder/CEO Noel Lee -- was known as "the little monster," and his father "the head monster." ...

  5. Former Monster Exec and Beats Associate Kevin Lee Launching Competing Headphone Brand

    August 23, 2011 12:04 PM EDT Kevin Lee, son of Monster founder Noel Lee and a key player in the company's Beats By Dre relationship with Jimmy Iovine's Beats Electronics, has established a competing headphone manufacturing company called SOL Republic. The new brand ...

  6. Biz Matters: The Headphone Gold Rush Is On, Skullcandy Files IPO

    February 15, 2011 4:05 PM EST The Great Headphone Gold Rush Is On, Skullcandy Files IPO -- Headphone manufacturer Skullcandy has filed for an initial public offering , signaling a strong belief in the increasingly crowded high-end headphone market. The company says it plans on ...

  7. Drake, Pitbull, Trey Songz Onboard for Kodak Campaign

    September 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Drake, Pitbull and Trey Songz have been tapped to promote a new Kodak Easyshare digital camera that allows sharing of pictures and videos. The new “So Kodak” campaign, which launches in early October, will include broadcast spots featuring the thr ...

  8. Vivendi Faces Damages, To Appeal U.S. Jury Verdict

    February 01, 2010 12:00 AM EST French media company Vivendi SA is liable for potentially billions of dollars in damages because it misled investors about its financial condition before a $46 billion merger nearly 10 years ago, a U.S. jury found. The Manhattan federal court jury ...

  9. Bertelsmann Operating Income Up, Revenues Down

    November 11, 2009 12:00 AM EST Germany's Bertelsmann media group improved its operating EBIT income by 14% year-on-year to €284 million ($426.5 million), up from €249 million ($373.9 million), in the third quarter of 2009. This improved result at the Gütersloh-based group ...

  10. Bertelsmann Reports Q1 Loss

    May 12, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Bertelsmann, the international media group, has reported a decline in revenues and earnings as well as a €78 million ($106.3 million) loss in the first quarter of 2009. Revenues from continuing operations totaled €3.5 billion ($4.8 billion) for th ...

  11. Handleman Reaches Agreement With Lenders

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Handleman company has reached an agreement with its lenders that may give the company some breathing room. In advance of its previous May 31 deadline that could have found the Troy, Mich.-based rackjobber in default of its loan, Handleman has ...

  12. Report: Oscar Exposure Worth $7M For Kodak

    February 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Front Row analyzes media value. The broadcast media value of hosting last night's 77th Academy Awards was worth $7 million to Kodak, sponsor of the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, according to analysis by naming-rights marketing and sponsorship r ...

  13. Vivendi Universal Net Loss Widens

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Vivendi Universal today (Sept. 14) reported a sharply wider half-year net loss of €1.86 billion ($2.28 billion) from €632 million ($774 million) last year, hit by currency translation lo Vivendi Universal today (Sept. 14) rep ...

  14. Vivendi Universal Net Loss Widens

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Vivendi Universal today (Sept. 14) reported a sharply wider half-year net loss of €1.86 billion ($2.28 billion) from €632 million ($774 million) last year, hit by currency translation lo Vivendi Universal today (Sept. 14) rep ...

  15. Lawyer Has Vivendi Unit In His Sights

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Canoy is representing APPAC, which is taking on behemoths of the French stock exchange. One of their primary targets is Vivendi Universal, whose management misdeeds lost stockholders up to $48.4 billi PARIS (Hollywood Reporter)-- Mention David and ...

  16. Fire Destroys Part Of Headphones Plant

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A Sennheiser headphone production facility in Tullamore, Ireland, was badly damaged last Monday (May 3) by a fire, for which a cause has not been established. No one was injured in the blaze. A Sennheiser headphone production facility in Tullamore ...