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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 87th on the 2012 list of Fortune Global 500.

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 Mobile Increases Efforts To Plug Leaks

09/20/2013, No company likes to have their products leaked before they are announced as this usually tips off their competitors as to what they’re doing, not to mention it kind of ruins the surprise and wow-factor as well. Unfortunately these days leaks are...

Sony BRAVIA Smart Stick Officially Unveiled

09/19/2013, It was over the weekend when news of the Sony BRAVIA Smart Stick started to appear, being revealed to the world but not quite having the official mark from Sony stamped over it. Well, all of that has just changed with the official announcement of the Sony...

Hands-On: PS Vita TV Preview

09/19/2013, Since we’re at the Tokyo Game Show 2013 conference (TGS), it was time to take a closer look at the Japan-only (for now) PlayStation Vita TV, a set-top box version of Sony’s handheld game console. At TGS 2013, Sony was promoting its redesigned PS Vita...

Cloud Gaming: Sony To Leverage Its Hardware Diversity

09/19/2013, At Tokyo Game Show, Sony has announced that it will introduce PS3 games via cloud streaming sometime in 2014. If you remember, Sony had purchased game streaming startup Gaikai (for $380M) which was founded by industry legend David Perry. Back then, I...

Sony Will Stream PS3 Games To PS4 And PS Vita Next Year

09/19/2013, Sony’s new console, the PlayStation 4, releases in November. At launch, gamers won’t be able to play PS3 titles, but they’ll have the ability to do so next year. At the Tokyo Game Show today, President of Sony Worldwide Studios, Shuhei...

PS4’s PlayStation App Releasing For iOS, Android In November

09/19/2013,   The PlayStation 4 is set to be released on November 15 in North America, but Sony had promised the console would play nice with current mobile devices in addition to its PlayStation Vita. It looks like Sony is keeping true to their promise as the...

Sony PS4 Gesture And Voice Control Confirmed

09/19/2013, Do you think that the Sony PS4 is going to perform even better than its predecessors in terms of hardware sales? After all, Sony is pretty upbeat about the PS4’s potential sales, touting a possible 5 million sales figure for the PS4 before the end of...

Sony Wants To Sell 5 Million PS4 Consoles Before End Of Fiscal Year

09/18/2013, Just how do you measure the success of a company? That question can be a tricky or difficult one to answer, especially when you take into consideration the number of criteria that one could figure out. Well, when it comes to gaming and hardware companies,...

Alleged Sony Full-Frame NEX Specs Revealed

09/18/2013, So we have been hearing rumors that Sony could be announcing their new full-frame NEX camera in the next month or so, with the company allegedly sending out invites to camera retailers, asking them to attend an event in which something big will be shown...

Sony Says PS Vita TV To Launch In Asia This January 2014

09/18/2013, Earlier this month, Sony did announce the PS Vita TV which certainly took a number of people by surprise, and that announcement was accompanied by yet another high profile mention – that the Sony PS4 will arrive in Japan, Sony’s home country, a...

Sony Working On Xperia Z2 For CES 2014? [Rumor]

09/17/2013, Just a couple of weeks ago at IFA 2013 in Berlin, Sony took the wraps off the Xperia Z1. The device was essentially an upgraded version of the Xperia Z1, although one of the key features of the phone would be its 20MP camera and lens which would allow it...