Sony Ericsson Sales Drop By Almost Half in One Quarter

Sony Ericsson Sales Drop By Almost Half in <em>One Quarter</em>

 />Sony Ericsson, the world's 4th biggest handset maker, has reported a titanic sales decrease of almost 50% in just a few months. This is a bad thing, you see.</p>
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<p>Reuters slapped a <a href=” https:>scary headline on this story, but it couldn’t really be described as sensational. As much a terrifying portent of electronics companies’ coming year as it is an indicator of the company’s especially sorry state, this announcement is particularly gruesome when you consider that, <a href=unlike Palm, they don’t even have an escape plan in place, or even a substantive smartphone line—one of the few areas that is expected to grow over the coming months. [Reuters]