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Sony Corporation is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group, which is engaged in business through its four operating segments – Electronics, Motion pictures, Music and Financial Services. These make Sony one of the most comprehensive entertainment companies in the world. Sony’s principal business operations include Sony Corporation, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment, Sony Mobile Communications, and Sony Financial. Sony is among the Worldwide Top 20 Semiconductor Sales Leaders and third-largest television manufacturer in the world, after Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics. Via Freebase

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Sony PlayStation 2 Stops Shipping To Retailers Worldwide

01/07/2013, We reported last year that by the end of 2012, the Sony PlayStation 2 would have stopped shipping to Japanese retailers. Since there was no mention of retailers around the world, we assumed that eventually Sony would stop shipping the aged console to them...

Google TV Plans To Make A Big Return At CES With More Partners

01/04/2013, [CES 2013] It looks like LG won’t be the only television manufacturer showing off its Google TV devices at CES next week as Google announced a number of other partners will be showing their own Google TV-powered devices. Google announced Asus,...

Sony C530X HuaShan To Feature 1.7GHz Processor

01/03/2013, Sometime in the middle of last month, the Sony C530X (otherwise known as the C5303 as well), which carries the code name HuaShan, was seen in an AnTuTu benchmark, where it was revealed to the world that the HuaShan will carry a 1.7GHz processor after...

Sony NEX-7m Rumored To Be The NEX-7’s Successor

01/03/2013, The Sony NEX-7 is a pretty amazing camera for its size, not to mention the quality of photos that it manages to capture, but if you thought that there is still some room for improvement, the folks at Sony Alpha Rumors have received a tip from an anonymous...

Sony Xperia Z Yuga And Xperia ZL Odin Press Shots Revealed

01/01/2013, The new year ushers in new devices, and Sony has just unveiled a couple of press shots for two of their upcoming Xperia devices known as the Xperia Z Yuga and Xperia ZL Odin. These do seem to be lookers in their very own right. The larger sized Xperia Z...

More Sony C650X Odin Information Made Available

12/30/2012, In recent times, we have seen our fair share of leaked photos of the Sony C660X Yuga, where it is also known as the Sony Xperia Z, which is in stark contrast to the Sony C650X Odin which has seen very few leaks along the way. Well, a Vietnamese website...

Sony Advises Against Microwaving Your PS3

12/28/2012, I don’t know about you, but this is definitely a no-brainer – you should not put another piece of consumer electronics into a microwave to dry it. Unfortunately, there must have been some folks around the world who has done so, considering how...

Sony PlayStation 2 No Longer Being Shipped To Japanese Retailers

12/28/2012, The PlayStation 2 is one of the legendary consoles out there, especially having sold about 150 million units since its launch in 2000. However it seems that all good things must come to an end as reports have it that the console will no longer be shipped...

Sony Xperia X Is Odin?

12/27/2012, Don’t you think that it is rather cute to name your smartphone after mythological deities? Well, the long talked about and much rumored Sony C650X smartphone has also been said to go around by its codename “Odin”, where it could very well arrive on...

Sony Xperia Z (Yuga) To Debut At CES 2013

12/27/2012, The first 1080p smartphone from Sony Mobile is known as the Sony Xperia Z, which was first spotted in tech circles as the Xperia Yuga, is said to be lined up for an official announcement in a fortnight’s time – at CES 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada....

Sony Xperia Z Is The C660X Xperia Yuga Calling Card

12/21/2012, Every smartphone company needs a flagship model, and it is rather interesting to note that the Sony C660X Xperia Yuga as it has been known all this while has just been speculated that it will have another name – a far shorter one (phew!), where it...