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Sony is a multinational company that has its functional area all over the world, which has its headquarter in Tokyo. Sony present Chairman is Howard Stringer and CEO and President is Kazuo Hirai.
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Founder of Sony are Masaru Ibuka and Akio Morita. They founded it in 1946. Sony is an important manufacturer of electronic products.
Sony is renowned for its camera and video recorders like Betamax, Betacam. Sony introduced first portable music player in 1979 by the name Walkman. They introduced 3.5-inch floppy cassette modifying the 4 inch one that became most famous floppy disc
Sony also makes game console under the name PlayStation it was launched in 1994. PlayStation 2 in 2000 is the most successful game console of all time. In 2005 PlayStation Portable famous by the acronym PSP was launched. In 2006 Sony launched PlayStation 3 that too was very successful.
Sony also makes laptops that are available worldwide under the name VAIO. "Columbia pictures" is a subsidiary of Sony. Sony also makes mobile phone.
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) "Shaitaan - A criminal mind" has shown some real life instances of female criminals and spot fixing. The show is now coming up with a special episode on the vicious circle of superstitions.
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS/EFE) Sony Pictures announced that it has firm plans for three sequels to 2012 mega-hit "The Amazing Spider-Man", with the first already in production and set for release in May 2014.
Singapore, June 18 (IANS) The Singapore Open kicked off Tuesday with several of the top players absent from the men's singles event.
Jakarta, June 14 (IANS) Defending champion Saina Nehwal entered the women's singles semifinals of the Indonesia Open Super Series Premier defeating Spaniard Carolina Marin at the Istora Gelora Bung Karno Stadium here Friday.
Jakarta, June 13 (IANS) Defending champion Saina Nehwal and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt and Ajay Jayaram won their respective matches to advance to the quarter-finals of the Indonesia Open Super Series Premier here Thursday.
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Sandra Bullock may play the role of 'Miss Hannigan' if the makers of the 'Annie' remake agree.
Los Angeles, June 13 (IANS) Singer Miley Cyrus' new song "We can't stop" was originally lined up for "Umbrella" singer Rihanna, says music producer Mike Will Made-It.
Mumbai, June 12 (IANS) Sony Music has decided to digitally release the soundtrack of forthcoming film "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" a week before its original launch on demand from fans.
Jakarta, June 12 (IANS) Ajay Jayaram and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt entered the men's singles second round while India's top-ranked shuttler Parupalli Kashyap crashed out of the Indonesia Open Superseries Premier here Wednesday.
Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) "Amita Ka Amit" has completed 100 episodes and Chandni Bhagnani, who plays female lead Amita in the family drama, says working in the show has been a learning experience for her on both personal and professional levels.
Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) Ace filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who will soon be directing Amitabh Bachchan in a fiction TV show, says the 70-year-old stalwart is 'very demanding' but in a 'good way'.
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who will soon be seen acting in a television show that he is co-producing, says his creative team wants to make something different but refuses to divulge anything about the storyline.
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Domino's Pizza has hired a creative agency called T + Biscuits to test the feasibility of octocopter drones that could deliver a hot, delicious pizza at your doorstep.
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) Popular family drama "Bade Acche Lagte Hain" has completed two successful years on the small screen. It's lead actor Ram Kapoor thanked the audiences for the success of the show.
London, May 30 (ANI): Barry Gibb will be honoured with a life time achievement award for the long and outstanding career of his band 'Bee Gees', at the 'O2 Silver Clef Awards' next month.
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Popular comedian Bharti Singh, who won the hearts of many with her dance moves in the fifth season of "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa", is set to entertain viewers with her special dance item in TV show "Chhanchhan".
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Electronic music duo Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter, together known as Daft Punk, made a London based mask maker Steve Lomas popular after flaunting his mask in their latest album "Random Access Memories".
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Comedian Bharti Singh used TV show "Comedy Circus Ke Ajoobe" as a platform to confess her love for veteran actor Dharmendra.
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Popular TV actors Mona Singh and Mouli Ganguly, who play souten (co-wife) became emotional on the last day of shooting for their show "Kya Huaa Tera Vaada", which is coming to an end. Mona says she will miss the show.
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Preeti Amin, who played a mute character, Surili, in "Lapataganj", says she will not be a part of its second season, but has no regrets.
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) TV actor Rohit Khurana, who is currently seen as ugly-looking Madhav in TV show "Dil Ki Nazar Se... Khoobsurat", says he had struggled a lot to come this far in his career.
Los Angeles, May 16 (IANS) An animated 3D comedy inspired by popular game Angry Birds is in the making and the makers plan to release it July 1, 2016.
London, May 16 (ANI): In another case of cyber attacks, four British computer hackers or 'hactivists' who call their organization LulzSec, launched cyber attacks on CIA and other global organizations as a result of which websites around the world crashed.
London, May 16 (ANI): Google has launched a subscription music streaming service on Wednesday that would compete with the likes of Pandora and Spotify.
Mumbai May 8 (IANS) German model-actress Claudia Ciesla, who featured in hit item number "Balma" in Akshay Kumar-starrer "Khiladi 786", is open to do more such songs, but on a condition.
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Rohit Khurana, who plays an ugly-looking Madhav in the "Dil Ki Nazar Se...Khoobsurat" TV serial, says it was a challenge doing the role, something that not many actors would take up.
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday dismissed the plea of Haryana's former chief minister Om Prakash Chautala seeking to put on hold the telecast of TV serial "Crime Patrol Dastak" episode on teachers recruitment scam for which he was convicted and jailed.
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Music label Sony Music will launch the album of Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's much-awaited movie "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag".
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Actor John Abraham, who plays gangster Manya Surve in "Shootout At Wadala", hopes his hard work in the movie pays off. He is anxious about the film's release Friday.
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor says she identifies with Limca's new slogan as its brand ambassador because it inspires youngsters to strive for more.
Sydney, Apr. 26 (ANI): Sony's new N9100 home cinema system has the ability to mute the commentators but still let you hear the action.
Hyderabad, April 25 (IANS) Mobile High-definition Link (MHL) Consortium is looking to partner with Indian companies, including game publishers, content providers and local mobile device manufacturers to promote its technology, which enables consumers to display HD content from a smartphone to a television.
London, Apr. 25 (ANI): Microsoft will unveil the successor to Xbox 360 video game on May 21.
Los Angeles, April 25 (IANS) Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf is said to be in talks to star alongside Brad Pitt in director David Ayer's "Fury".
London, April 24(ANI): A Michael Jackson look-alike pretended to be the King of Pop in order to promote the star's final shows, his family has claimed.
Kochi, April 24 (IANS) The proposed IPO of MobME Wireless Solutions Ltd., India's first telecom campus start-up, has received in-principle approval from the National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE), while leading credit rating agency CRISIL has assigned it a grading of 3/5.
Sydney, April 24 (ANI): Police in Australia have arrested an IT security professional and self-proclaimed leader of an international hacking ring LulzSec after he allegedly infiltrated a government website this month.
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Not so long ago, a cranky child on a flight would've left anchor-actress Mandira Bedi upset and disturbed but she says that has all changed since she became a mother herself.
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) World No.4 Sony Dwi Kuncoro of Indonesia has withdrawn from India Open Super Series badminton men's event beginning here Tuesday and two top 20 players from the women's singles event.
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) TV actress Kritika Kamra says she got scared while watching supernatural thriller "Ek Thi Daayan".
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) The casting has begun for upcoming show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap", with the auditions for horses for the role of Chetak, the 16th century Rajput ruler's favourite steed.
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) In her show "Dil Ki Nazar Se - Khoobsurat" Somya Seth plays a character who wants to marry a good looking guy, but says in real life her Mr. Right would be someone who could impress her parents.
Los Angeles, April 18 (IANS) Singer Britney Spears is geared up to release a song titled "Ooh la la" for upcoming 3D animation movie "The Smurfs 2", a sequel to the 2011 movie "The Smurfs".
Mumbai, April 17 (IANS) "At times jokes will be cracked on my personality or work and I am prepared for all that," says actor-filmmaker Arbaaz Khan who will join Archana Puran Singh as co-judge on the new season of comedy show "Comedy Circus". He is replacing his younger brother Sohail.
Mumbai, April 17 (IANS) Actress Archana Puran Singh, who has been judging "Comedy Circus" for six years, says she enjoys it because it is a "very well paid job" and she is "laughing all the way to the bag".
London, Apr. 16 (ANI): Rebel Wilson poked fun at infamous celebrity nipple slips by revealing a weird fake flesh with two nipples, as she opened the 2013 MTV Movie Awards, the Mirror reported.
London, Apr. 15 (ANI): Jonathan Ross and Russell Brand's infamous prank call has been named as one of the top ten radio moments of all time.
Washington, Apr. 15 (ANI): Baseball player Jackie Robinson's biopic '42' has emerged as the top grosser at the US box office by raking in 27.3 million dollars, according to the studio estimates on Sunday.
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) TV serial "Anamika" has completed 100 episodes and lead actress Annie Gill, who plays Rano in it, says that since the show is mostly shot at night, the actors hardly have a personal life.
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) TV actress Simran Kaur, who plays the witch in TV serial "Anamika", is tired of running after a man in the show and now wants someone to woo her instead.
London, Apr. 11 (ANI): The BBC's Asian Network, which was threatened with closure due to corporation shake-up three years ago, has been nominated for a leading radio award.
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The album of "Go Goa Gone", Eros International Media Ltd.'s upcoming film, will be released by music label Sony Music.
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) The music rights of Dhanush-starrer "Mariyaan", based on a real life story, has been acquired by Sony Music.
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Hollywood director Morgan Spurlock, currently shooting "One Direction: This Is Us", says the film following the lives of One Direction band members while on tour will have some "emotional moments" and fans "may shed a tear" while watching it.
Vancouver, April 3 (IANS) A relaxed yet confident Italian team is seeking to advance to its first Davis Cup semi-final since 1998 but it isn't looking past upstart Canada, which it will meet in a quarter-final tie starting Friday in the British Columbia city.
London, Apr 3 (ANI): Football governing body FIFA will choose German firm GoalControl to provide goal-line technology (GLT) system for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil if it proves successful during its trial at the 16-match Confederations Cup this summer.
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Simran Kaur, who plays the title role in TV show "Anamika", is entering the Saluja family on the show but states that there will be no saas-bahu drama.
Miami, April 2 (IANS/EFE) Prince Royce has signed a contract with Sony Music Entertainment for the launch of his next albums, the label said.
London, Apr 2 (ANI): British tennis ace Andy Murray has set his sights on dethroning Novak Djokovic from the top of the rankings after gaining the number two position by winning the Miami Masters Trophy.
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): Tech giants Apple, Samsung and Google could launch their much-awaited smart watches later this year, it has been claimed.
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Music label Sony Music Entertainment has signed a three-film deal with Balaji Motion Pictures for the movie banner's upcoming projects "Shootout At Wadala", "Ek Thi Daayan" and "Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi".
Los Angeles, April 1 (IANS) Singer Harry Styles, who is a member of band One Direction, is reportedly working on a solo album.
Islamabad, Mar. 31 (ANI): The Water and Power Ministry of Pakistan has pressed for the recovery of its official items from three former federal ministers.
London, Mar 31 (ANI): Brit tennis ace Andy Murray is eyeing number two spot in the world rankings ahead of his Sony Open final clash with David Ferrer on Sunday.
Miami, March 29 (IANS) Five-time champion Serena Williams advanced to the Sony Open tennis final here by defeating Agnieszka Radwanska 6-0, 6-3.
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Television actor Srman Jain, currently seen in "Chanchan", will be doing a crime show soon on Zee TV.
Miami, March 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Germany's Tommy Haas stunned top-ranked Novak Djokovic with a straight-sets victory that propelled the 15th-seeded veteran to the quarterfinals of the Miami Masters.
Miami (Florida), March 27 (IANS) Top seeds Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci defeated Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands 6-1, 6-4 to enter the women's doubles semifinals at the Sony Open tennis event here.
London, March 27 (ANI): Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki tried to do
Miami, March 26 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and American partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands moved into the women's doubles quarter-finals of the Sony Open Miami Masters tennis while her compatriot Rohan Bopanna was knocked out from the second round.
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Actors Mandira Bedi and Karan Wahi will take centrestage as co-hosts of the upcoming "Indian Idol Junior", to be judged by singer Shreya Ghoshal and composer duo Vishal-Shekhar.
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Tech giant Apple's entire product line infringes security-related patents, a Silicon Valley-based software firm has claimed.
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) TV actress Sanaya Irani says although her character Chhanchhan in the new show of the same name, is a bit similar to her previous character of Khushi in "Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon", the two are not identical.
Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) TV actress Sanaya Irani, who was was last seen in romantic drama "Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Doon", says her new show "Modern Bahu" is very fresh in content and feel.
Washington, March 18 (IANS) Former tennis world No. 1 Rafael Nadal, who beat Juan Martin del Potro to lift the Indian Wells title Sunday, will not feature in the Miami Masters which starts later in the week, organisers said.
Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): After a slow start, Apple's iPhone has now become the second largest smartphone supplier in the Indian mobile market, a report has said.
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) The biggest challenge for global entertainment channels in content creation is striking the right balance between global and local content, Andy Kaplan, president, World Wide Networks, Sony Pictures Television, observed Wednesday.
Kolkata, March 12 (IANS) Japanese consumer electronics-maker Sony is eyeing 30 percent of its total business in India from the smartphone segment in the financial year 2013-14, a top company executive said Tuesday.
Washington, Mar. 11 (ANI): A new survey has rated the top 10 companies based on six key characteristics including product quality, trust, social responsibility and how employees are treated.
New Delhi, Mar 2 (IANS) TV actress Simran Kaur Bhalla, who plays an evil spirit in the show "Anamika", is keen to try her hand at stand-up comedy. She feels it takes away the stress from an actor's life.
New Delhi, Mar 2 (IANS) TV actor Mudit Nayar, 24, who plays Jeet in the popular show "Anamika", says he believes in real and not over-the-top characters.
Miami, Mar 1 (IANS/EFE) Mexican singer Thalia will go on a short US tour this spring on which she will perform songs from her most recent album, "Habitame siempre", her record label, Sony Music, announced.
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Actor Akash Bhathija, seen in the new show "Amita Ka Amit", says he enjoys playing negative characters as they stand out more.
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Sony Music has clinched a deal with Dharma Productions to distribute the music of its three upcoming films.
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Ram Kapoor took a bold step when he decided to lock lips with co-star Sakshi Tanwar for a sequence in "Bade Achhe Lagte Hai" and surprised everyone. The actor is happy with his decision and says he will be known as a trendsetter.
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) TV show "Honge Judaa Na Hum", that marked Aamna Shariff's comeback on the small screen, will soon go off air. It will reportedly be replaced by a new series, tentatively titled "Modern Bahoo".
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 26 (IANS) World football's governing body FIFA has approved a third company to provide goal-line technology.
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday restrained Sony TV channel from broadcasting an episode of "Crime Patrol" programme based on a teachers' recruitment scam involving former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala and 54 others.
New York, Feb 22 (IANS/EFE) Sony hosted a big media event in New York to introduce the PlayStation 4, but the Japanese electronics titan's next-gen gaming system never actually made an appearance during the two-hour presentation.
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Japanese electronic giant Sony has announced its next-generation gaming console, the PlayStation 4, at an event in New York.
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Krishika Lulla's "Bhajathe Raho" was earlier titled "Bajate Raho", until actor Tusshar Kapoor suggested that she consult a numerologist and bring the required changes for luck.
London, Feb 19 (IANS) Members of British band One Direction now have their own personal assistants to manage their busy work schedules.
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Top badminton players from across the globe have confirmed their participation in the inaugural edition of the $1 million Indian Badminton League (IBL) to be held from June 24 to July 11.
Miami, Feb 16 (IANS/EFE) Mexican singer Cristian Castro returns to the studios to record a disc that will go on sale next April, while its first single, "Enamorados" (Lovers), is due out next week, Sony Music said.
London, Feb 15 (ANI): The co-founder of Xbox has slammed Microsoft for 'five years of failure', saying that Apple could 'kill them' at any given moment.
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Pakistani singer Mustafa Zahid says his song "Hum jee lenge" was initially a break-up song "Kaise jiye", which had a connection to his personal life.
London, Feb 13 (ANI): Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens famous children's tale, is all set for a big screen remake in Hollywood, but with a different storyline while keeping the original scipt intact.
Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) Sujoy Ghosh will start shooting for "Kahaani 2" after the monsoon.
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) TV actress Aishwarya Sakhuja became famous as the simple and caring bahu Toasty of "Saas Bina Sasuraal", and now she is ready to experiment with all kinds of roles - even that of a murderer.
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Popular TV actor Aman Verma, who is joining the cast of "Parvarrish: Kuchh Khatti Kuchh Meethi", is delighted with the role of a lawyer who has zero tolerance for injustice.