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  1. Sony Electronics Inc., headquartered in San Diego, Calif., is the largest component of Sony Corporation of America, the U.S. holding company for Sony's U.S.-based electronics and entertainment businesses.
    • some of the awards:
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Serial Interface and Protocols for Server/VTR Control, with Harris Corporation
        • Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for Improvements to Large Format CMOS Imagers for Use in High Definition Broadcast Video Cameras
  2. 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 Particle 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
  3. 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 (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.

Character

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 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 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 previewArtifacts and Organizations (2013)

Beyond Mere Symbolism by Anat Rafaeli, Michael G. Pratt

or serve as sealsof approval, trust, style, and soon, depending on the perceived distinctiveness ofthe brand identity (Armani means understated style; IBM means trusted service;SONY means quality).In some ...

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 previewThe Focal Encyclopedia of Photography (2014)

by Michael R. Peres

Sony has its world headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, and was founded in 1945 in a radio-repair garage by Masaru Ibuka. Ibuka visited and collaborated with Bell Labs in the 1950s to learn more about transistors, and while many companies at the ...

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...

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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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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