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  1. Sony a.k.a. Sony Corporation, commonly referred to as Sony, is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan Minato, Tokyo, Japan. It ranked 73 on the 2011 list of Fortune Global 500. Sony is one of the leading manufacturers of electronics products for the consumer and professional markets.
    • also known as Totsuko, Tokyo Teletech
    • some of the nominations and awards:
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development (For the development of the TRINITRON, a picture tube providing good picture quality in color...)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development (For the U-matic video cassette concept.)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development (For the development of the compatible one inch type C Format which made possible improved...)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development (For materially improving the quality and efficiency animation production by the development of...)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development (For the technology leading to significant improvement in slow motion picture quality)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development (For their design and manufacture of a consumer video tape recorder making it possible for the...)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development (In recognition of their efforts in the development of component Betacam format video recording...)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technical/Engineering Development (In recognition of their development and implementation of composite digital video tape recording)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Still Picture Transmission Technology for News, with Glen Southworth & Eastman Kodak
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Automated/Robotic Record Playback Video Technology for Large Libraries, with Panasonic Corporation, Ampex, Odetics
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Developments in Metal Panicle Tape Technology, with Fuji Electric
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development of Digital Audio Technology Leading to the Compact Disk, with Philips
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Pioneering Development in Micro-Lens Technology for CCDs used in ENG Cameras, with Panasonic Corporation
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Pioneering Development in Half-Inch Component Digital Video Recording Technology (Joint Award), with Panasonic Corporation
        • Academy Scientific and Technical Award (Scientific and Engineering award) (For the design and development of the SDDS Digital Sound System for motion picture exhibition.)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Video Gaming Technology and Applications - "PlayStation" (Development and Impact in Polygon consoles)
        • nominated to Golden Joystick Award for Publisher of the Year
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for HD Super Motion Systems for Acquisition, Recording and Playback for Broadcast Entertainment and Sports Productions
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Blue Laser Optical Systems for Consumer Playback
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development, Standardization and Productization of the High Definition Serial Digital Interface
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Gesture Control Systems for Video and Games (Non-Touch Screen)
    • official website: www.sony.net/index.html?tID=worldmap
  2. Sony a.k.a. Sony Mobile Communications AB is a multinational mobile phone manufacturing company headquartered in London, United Kingdom and a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation. It was founded on October 1, 2001 as a joint venture between Sony and the Swedish telecommunications company Ericsson. Sony acquired Ericsson's share in the venture on February 16, 2012.
    • also known as Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications, Sony Ericsson
    • official website: www.sonymobile.com

People

  1. Sony a.k.a. Jean Sony Alcenat, known as Sony, is an Haitian footballer who plays for Rio Ave F.C. in Portugal, as a right defender.
    • also known as Jean-Sony Alcenat, Jean Sony
    • born on (27 years ago) in Port-au-Prince
    • nationality: Haiti
    • profession: Football player
  2. Sony is an Indonesian musician and current member of musical group Koes Plus.
    • nationality: Indonesia
    • profession: Musician, singer
    • member of musical group Koes Plus (Backing vocalist) since

There are other people with Sony in their name, like Pawan Sony, Sony Bhatt, Sony Chandy, Sony Tanaka, Sony Kabamba, Sony Lawlani, Sony Nishaad, Warrick Sony, Sony Varghese, Sony Ismail Robbayani and many others.

Character

Sony is a fictional character from the 2012 animation film After School Midnighters.

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Google previewSound of Music

by Stephen Gislason

Sony is a big international company with a history of manufacturing excellent sound recording equipment for professional and home use. Sony has taken a big stake in the music industry, buying record companies, song rights, and software ...

Google previewThe Music of Wild Birds (2004)

An Illustrated, Annotated, and Opinionated Guide to Fifty Birds and Their Songs

sony means In“ : (one man: (be lbw lanes are somm/v/ nary is sum/ml lul/as /0n_9 again. “M, ed ...

Google previewRecord Label Marketing (2005)

by Tom Hutchison, Amy Macy, Paul Allen

The merger with BMGisdesignedasa50-50 jointventurelimitedto the label division, and is called Sony BMG.

Google previewSony vs Samsung (2011)

The Inside Story of the Electronics Giants' Battle For Global Supremacy by Sea-Jin Chang

Sony is an organization made up of many elements. We must adhere to the concept of 'a complex system,' in which the various elements interact with each other to create new values and make the whole greater than the sum of its parts.” 6 It is ...

Google previewBoogarLists | Directory of IT Dealers & Distributors

by Steve Boogar

Sony is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, communications, and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. Its music, motion picture, television, computer entertainment, and online businesses make Sony ...

Google previewIn Search of Change Maestros (2011)

by Pritam Singh, Asha Bhandarker

As Morita said about the Sony spirit, “Sony is a pioneer, it never intends to follow others...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Psychology, Three-Volume Set (2004)

buying a Sony means not buying a Samsung). In a decision-making context, dissonance may be reduced by ...

Google previewCon$umed (2007)

How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow Citizens Whole by Benjamin R. Barber

Eventually, the generics become indistinguishable from the brands so that it becomes redundant to mention both: Pepsi means youth, Kodak means memories, Hummer means macho, Sony means games, iPod means music, Microsoft means ;...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Television (2004)

by Horace Newcomb, Museum of Broadcast Communications

Sony. Corporation. International. Media. Conglomerate. Sopranos, The U.S. Drama. Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em was essentially a one- joke escapade, with situations being set up chiefly to be exploited for the admittedly often inventive ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of New Media (1999)

The New Digital World: Video, Audio, Print : Film, Television, DVD, Home Theatre, Satellite, Digital Photography, Wireless, Super CD, Internet by James Monaco

for theatrical sound systems like Dolby Digital, SDDS (Sony Dynamic Digital Sound), and DTS (from Digital Theater...

Direct Stream Digital is the encoding system Sony and Philips have adopted for their successor to the veteran audio CD— ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Recorded Sound (2004)

by Frank Hoffman

First Sony MiniDisc player, moderl MZ-1, with discs, introduced November 1992. Courtesy Sony. MINIMALISM Minimalism is, in a sense, a misleading term for an experimental ...

Google previewContinuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World (2003)

VolumeII: Performance and Production by John Shepherd

Societa Italiana degli Autori ed Editori Sony Music Entertainment Sony Music Entertainment Japan ...

Google previewThe Rodgers and Hammerstein Encyclopedia (2007)

by Thomas S. Hischak

Original Broadway cast: Columbia/Sony (1965) With Elizabeth Allen, Sergio Franchi, Carol Bruce, Madeleine Sherwood, Julienne Marie, Stuart Damon, Jack Manning, Fleury D'Antonakis. CD Pasadena Playhouse ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Cinema (2005)

by Errol Vieth, Albert Moran

Sony bought out Columbia and Tristar to form Sony Pictures Entertainment. The shareholders in these companies may not be nationals of the country where the company is owned or has its head office, thus the companies themselves may be  ...

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of Children's Issues Worldwide: North America and the Caribbean (2008)

by Irving Epstein, Leslie Limage

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, based in London, is responsible for the distribution, marketing and sales of Play Station in 102 territories across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. By the end of June 2003, more than 39 million ...

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The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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