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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. Its diversified business is primarily focused on the electronics, game, entertainment and financial services sectors. The company is one of the leading manufacturers of electronic products for the consumer and professional markets. Sony is ranked 105th on the 2014 list of Fortune Global 500.
    • 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 Developments in Metal Particle Tape Technology
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Automated/Robotic Record Playback Video Technology for Large Libraries
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Still Picture Transmission Technology for News
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development of Digital Audio Technology Leading to the Compact Disk
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for In Plant Digital Serial Interconnection Technology for Television
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Pioneering Development in Micro-Lens Technology for CCDs used in ENG Cameras
        • 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 the Pioneering Development in Half-Inch Component Digital Video Recording Technology
        • Technical Grammy Award, with George Massenburg & Philips
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development of a High-Resolution Digital Film Scanner
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development of DVD Technology
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development of Consumer Camcorders
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development of Flat Screen CRT Technology for Consumer TV
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development of 24P Video
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Video Gaming Technology and Applications - "PlayStation" (Development and Impact in Polygon consoles)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for the Development of HDMI
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Serial Interface and Protocols for Server/VTR Control
        • 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)
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Television Enhancement Devices
    • official website: www.sony.net/index.html?tID=worldmap
  2. Sony a.k.a. Sony Mobile Communications: Sony is a brand of Sony Corporation.
    • also known as Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications, Sony Ericsson
    • official website: www.sonymobile.com

People

  1. Sony a.k.a. Jean Sony Alcenat: Jean Sony Alcénat is a Haitian professional footballer who plays for Romanian club FC Petrolul Ploiești and the Haiti national team, as a right back.
    • also known as Jean-Sony Alcenat, Jean Sony, Jean Sony Alcénat
    • born on (28 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 (Bass guitar) 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 Seniawan, Sony Varghese and many others.

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

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Sony

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Google previewLead with Ca$h (2010)

Cash Flow for Corporate Renewal by Harlan D. Platt

Case Study4 Sony is a recognized world leader in quality electronics.

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 previewMusical News (1904)

Kjerulf's 8 ring Sony is a welcome addition to the series of “Compositions odernes et bril' lantes." it is carefully edited ...

Google previewAmerican Poems (1879)

Longfellow: Whittier: Bryant: Holmes: Lowell: Emerson by Horace Elisha Scudder

sony is a monotonic recitative of the collects. 130 Bursting with light seemed the smithy, through every cranny EVANGELINE. 2I.

Google previewThe Rule of Three (2002)

Surviving and Thriving in Competitive Markets by Jagdish Sheth, Rajendra Sisodia

Sony is a full-line generalist ...

Google previewSamsung Electronics and the Struggle for Leadership of the Electronics Industry (2011)

by Anthony Michell

Sony is a global company linked to the global economy,” said Masahiro Ono, consumer-electronics analyst with UBS Warburg in Tokyo.

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 previewWindows PCs in the Ministry (2010)

by Steve Hewitt

Sony Creative Software—Sony is a big name and well-respected for its quality products. Sony Vegas ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Postwar Japan (2011)

by William D. Hoover

rice cookers, heating pads, and shortwave radios, Sony engineers designed and manufactured products useful to consumers. In 1953, Ibuka and Morita purchased the technology for the transistor from Western Electric. This technology would ...

Google previewDictionary of Strategy (2004)

Strategic Management A-Z by Louise Kelly, Christopher A. Booth

Sony has developed it own supply chain management strategy that has given it a respectable place among some...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of American Cinema (2011)

by Keith M. Booker

SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT ° 349 Soderbergh received Academy Award nominations for Best Director for Sex, Lies, and Videotape and Erin Brockovich, then won that award for Trajfic. SOME LIKE IT HOT. Named the funniest movie ...

Google previewThe New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry (2014)

by Anthony Slide

SONY CORP. OF AMERICA isthe parent companyof Columbia Pictures*,which it acquired in November 1989. Following that acquisition, the studios of Columbia- the former M-G-M* lotin Culver City-were renamed the Sony Pictures Studios.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Gay and Lesbian Popular Culture (2008)

by Luca Prono

continued the singer's ongoing search for a more personal style, but also provoked the first tensions with Michael's label Sony which eventually led to a lengthy ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Recorded Sound (2004)

by Frank Hoffmann

Sony marketed the first Japanesetape recorderin 1950, andthe world's first transistor radio in1955,and wentonto miniaturize other components; ...

Google previewThe Focal Encyclopedia of Photography (2014)

by Michael R. Peres

Sony wasvery wellknown in the videotechnology industry and produceditsfirst electronic stillcamera, theSony Mavica, in 1981. The Mavica was ananalog still videocamera. Mavica cameras became known for recording images onto 3.5inch ...

Google previewThe NPR Listener's Encyclopedia of Classical Music (2006)

by Theodore Libbey

Schippers (Sony). Brahms, Ein Deutsches Requiem: Seefried, London; Walter ( Sony). Brahms, Symphonies Nos. 1-4: Masur (Teldec). Brahms, Violin Concerto: ...

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Sony RX100 Watercolor effect

The in-camera watercolor effect on the Sony RX100 provides a very pretty lens on the world.

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And I'm working with all these great people at Sony Publishing. (Christy Romano)
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Scrabble value of S1O1N1Y4

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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