Cutting out brokers

Sony, Yahoo Japan plan online service that links up homeowners, buyers

TOKYO -- Sony and Yahoo Japan are set to launch an online market for previously occupied residences later this year, letting homeowners and prospective buyers negotiate prices over the Internet. The service, to be operated by Yahoo, initially wil...


Ian Bremmer: Stop looking for villains in Greek crisis

The Greek people have now raised the stakes, and it's time for a broader look at the threa...


Internet of Things: Docomo, GE teaming up on infrastructure management in Japan

TOKYO -- Cellphone carrier NTT Docomo and General Electric of the U.S. will join hands to ...