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Jan 25, 2018, 09:30 ET Sony Corporation and Blue Note Media Group Announce Landmark Sponsorship

Sony Corporation ("Sony") and Blue Note Media Group ("Blue Note" / "BNMG") - the sponsorship affiliate of Blue Note Entertainment Group, the...


Dec 04, 2017, 15:00 ET Sony Open in Hawaii Sponsorship Contract Renewed Until 2022

Sony Corporation ("Sony") today announced that it has extended its sponsorship contract of the Sony Open in Hawaii for an additional four years,...


Nov 30, 2017, 11:00 ET Sony Square NYC Unveils Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Exclusive Experience

For those of you who can't wait to see "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" when it opens in U.S. movie theaters on December 20, Sony Square NYC has a...


Jul 17, 2017, 08:00 ET 'Sony Research Award Program' Continues in Second Year Promoting Innovation and Technological Development with U.S. and Canadian Universities

Sony today announced the continuation of the Sony Research Award Program, an academic awards network to provide U.S. and Canadian universities...


Jun 27, 2017, 10:00 ET Sony Makes "Core Libraries" of its Deep Learning Tools Available as Open Source

Sony Corporation today announced that it has made its "Neural Network Libraries" (https://nnabla.org/) that serve as a framework for creating deep...


Apr 12, 2017, 11:50 ET Sony Commercializes the Industry's First[1] Automotive 2MP High-Sensitivity CMOS Image Sensor with LED Flicker mitigation and HDR

Sony Corporation is announcing the commercialization of a new state-of-the-art 2.45 effective megapixel CMOS image sensor for automotive cameras,...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:54 ET SXSW 2017: Touch and try Sony's latest prototypes incorporating cutting-edge technologies

Sony will take part in SXSW 2017 (South by Southwest; https://www.sxsw.com/), the world's largest creative business conference and festivals, to be...


Jan 04, 2017, 20:00 ET Sony Unveils its Latest Products at CES 2017

Sony Corporation will unveil its new lineup of products slated for a 2017 release at CES 2017, held from Thursday, January 5 in Las Vegas,...


Oct 06, 2016, 10:00 ET Sony Announces New Addition to Acclaimed Line of Cyber-shot® RX Cameras

 Sony – a worldwide leader in digital imaging and the world's largest image sensor manufacturer – has today announced a new...


Oct 06, 2016, 10:00 ET Sony Introduces New α6500 Camera with Exceptional All-Around Performance

Sony Electronics, a worldwide leader in digital imaging and the world's largest image sensor manufacturer, has today introduced their new flagship...


Sep 14, 2016, 17:30 ET Sony Electronics Updates and Expands their ES Family of Audio-Video Receivers

(CEDIA Booth #3710) -- Sony Electronics announced today the addition of four new audio-video receivers to join their current ES flagship model, the...


Sep 09, 2016, 03:00 ET Sony introduces 18-110mm Super 35mm / APS-C lens with power zoom capability

Offering moviemakers a powerful new creative tool, Sony has developed an advanced Super 35mm / APS-C format power zoom lens that starts at 18mm...


Sep 09, 2016, 03:00 ET Sony Announces new Flagship 4K and HD Action Cams with Superior Image Stabilization

Sony Electronics, a worldwide leader in digital imaging, has today introduced their first POV cameras to feature the innovative Balanced Optical...


Aug 01, 2016, 11:00 ET Sony Establishes 'Research Award Program' for North American Universities to Accelerate Innovation and New Technologies

 Sony today announced the launch of the Sony Research Program, an academic awards scheme to provide North American universities funding for...


Mar 03, 2016, 20:00 ET Sony Unveils New "Future Lab Program"

Sony Corporation today announced the launch of a new research and development initiative called the "Future Lab Program." The Future Lab Program...


Oct 29, 2015, 16:45 ET Travis Pastrana Joins Sony's Team Action Cam

 Sony, a worldwide leader in digital imaging, is proud to introduce freestyle motocross legend Travis Pastrana as the newest member of Team...


Sep 10, 2014, 19:30 ET Sony Electronics Introduces New Line of ES AV Receivers Designed For Custom Installation

Today Sony Electronics further evolves the ES AV receiver line by introducing the new ES Z Series, designed from the ground up for the custom...


Sep 10, 2014, 19:30 ET Sony unveils Premium Home Theater Products at CEDIA Expo which support 4K Ultra HD

Sony Electronics unveiled today a full line of 4K Ultra HD compatible televisions, projectors and receivers, which have been specifically designed...


Sep 03, 2014, 11:00 ET New Sony Action Cam Mini POV Camera is ready for Adventure

Sony Electronics has today announced its smallest and most capable POV camera to date, the Action Cam Mini, model HDR-AZ1.  Approximately...


Sep 03, 2014, 11:00 ET Sony Expands Innovative Lens-style Camera Line with New Interchangeable-Lens Model and 30x Zoom Model

Building on its strong history of innovation in the digital imaging market, Sony Electronics has today announced two additions to their unique line...


Sep 03, 2014, 10:45 ET Sony Electronics Introduces New 7.1 Channel Premium Sound Bar Below $1000

Sony Electronics today introduced the HT-ST5 premium sound bar with wireless subwoofer, a 380-watt system that features immersive 7.1 channel...


Sep 03, 2014, 10:45 ET Sony Gives You More Ways to Enjoy High-Resolution Audio On The Move With All-New Walkman® NWZ-A17 Hi-Res Audio Digital Music Player and MDR-1A Hi-Res Headphones

High-Resolution Audio brings you closer to the spirit and soul of the artist's original performance – just as you'd hear it on stage or in...


Sep 03, 2014, 10:45 ET Sony Electronics Provides Wireless Listening On the Go with Walkman® NWZ-WS613 and Bluetooth® Headsets

Sony Electronics today introduced four new Bluetooth wireless audio products. Motivate yourself with the waterproof wearable Walkman NWZ-WS613...


Aug 14, 2014, 13:00 ET Sony Electronics And Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Join With Best Buy In First 4K Cross-Promotion Effort

Sony Electronics, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and Best Buy, in collaboration with National CineMedia (NCM), today launched the industry's...


May 16, 2014, 00:00 ET Sony Adds New Pocket-Sized RX100 III Camera to Acclaimed Cyber-shot® RX Line

 Building on its lineup of acclaimed compact cameras, Sony Electronics has introduced a new addition to its popular Cyber-shot RX series - the...