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Sony to boost image sensor capacity again

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  TOKYO | Mon Nov 14, 2011 3:50am EST TOKYO (Reuters) – Sony Corp will boost its image sensor production capacity by 50 percent within two to three years starting next spring, the company said on Monday. The electronics giant had already planned to boost capacity of the chips used in digital cameras and smartphones…

Fall Into Photography Contest: Win a Sony a55 DSLR and Lens

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From TakeGreatPictures.com ENTER TODAY for your chance to WIN a Sony a55 camera and lens kit. Discover the speed, precision, and ability to capture the decisive moment with this amazing camera.  Capture the decisive moment with the Sony a55 DSLR  This convenient, fascinating, fun, high-performance camera will satisfy advanced enthusiasts as well as beginners, and…

Sony debuts two Android tablets

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By Paul Worthington – PMA Newsline Sony has entered the tablet race with devices it says “combine unique hardware, content and network services with seamless usability to create a world of engaging networked entertainment experiences.” The Tablet S has a 9.4-inch, 1280 by 800 touchscreen. It has a .3 megapixel front camera and a 5…

SONY Introduces World’s First Digital Binoculars with HD Video Recording, Zoom, Autofocus and STeadyShot Image Stabilization

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Share the Thrill of Discovery, Easy-to-Find, Never Lose the Subject; New Models Enable 2D and 3D Image Capture/Playback with Stunning Resolution, High-performance Features SAN DIEGO, Aug. 19, 2011 – Life’s “can’t miss” moments are now easier to observe and capture with the world’s first digital binoculars to record in AVCHD™ 2.0 format, from Sony. The…

Panasonic, Samsung, Sony to collaborate on 3D glasses

 By Paul Worhington – PMA Newsline Three of the leading TV manufacturers will cooperate with a primary develloper of active shutter 3D on new glasses that will be compatable with each company’s displays. Panasonic, Samsung, and Sony will collaborate with X6D Limited on a new technology standard for consumer 3D active glasses. The “Full HD…

Tiny Camera Performs Like a Pro

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By David Pogue – August 3, 2011 – NY Times After 20 years, the digital camera makers are finally giving the world what it really wants: spectacular, professional-looking photos — from a tiny camera. There’s only one problem with this new category: nobody knows what to call it. They’re something like S.L.R.’s (single-lens reflex) cameras,…

Sony’s Newest Cyber-Shot Camera Expands Range of Creative Options

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  Ultra-thin DSC-TX55 Camera Delivers Full HD Video, 3D and Picture Effect Mode – with up to10x Clear Image Zoom at Maximum Resolution SAN DIEGO, July 25, 2011 – With an exceptionally slim and stylish design, Sony’s new DSC-TX55 Cyber-shot camera makes it easy to capture any moment with high-quality still photos, full high-definition video…

Sony Swings to Big Loss After Natural Disasters

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By HIROKO TABUCHI – NY Times – Published: May 23, 2011 TOKYO — The March 11 earthquake and tsunami likely pushed Sony to a $3.2 billion loss in the just-ended fiscal year, the electronics and entertainment giant warned Monday, the latest Japanese manufacturer to report a massive hit from the disaster. The annual loss would…

Sony offers movie making app

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  From Paul Worthington – PMA Newsline You can make a video from photos and music on your smart phone with the new photo movie creator from Sony’s Digital Network Applications group. Photo movie creator turns your photos into a special, heart-touching movie,” the company says, “and allows you to share that movie with your…

Sony launches The make.believe™ Gallery at facebook.com/sony on Feb 7th

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On Monday, February 7, Sony Corporation of America will launch The make.believe™ (pronounced “make-dot-believe”) Gallery at facebook.com/sony.  This special program encourages users to submit, view and share images that they believe best express the spirit of Sony’s make.believe brand message:  Believe that anything you can imagine, you can make real.  From February 7-28, 2011, users…