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  1. Flashback Friday: The Sony Discman (1984) by Gina 12/30/2011

    1984: Ghostbusters made its ways onto the big screen, Los Angeles hosted athletes from around the globe and the first ever flight in space by a human untethered using jet back packs happened. What better way to rock out to all these 80’s milestones than by pulling out a Sony Walkman® CD player. Introduced in […]

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  2. The 100 words our fans used to describe Sony by Team Sony 12/30/2011

    Last week we asked our fans a question, “How has Sony impacted your life?” We received over 400 answers to the question and the answers painted a picture of you, our fans. You use Sony to enjoy your life and be entertained in 2011. From gaming to streaming movies to taking better photos than you […]

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  3. A77 SLR Camera Back On Order So We Take It Apart (Video) by Gina 12/28/2011

    Folks can now order the Sony a77 DSLR Camera again with the Sony Store showing shipments beginning at the end of January, early February.  Ordering  help ensures a spot in the first groups to get this camera body (and glass) sent to their doorstep in the coming months. As we get more info, we will keep posting […]

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  4. An Interview With A Sony World Photography Honorary Judge by Gina 12/26/2011

    If you’ve been looking for a larger audience to showcase your photos, a venue to consider is the Sony World Photography Awards. Sponsored by us, the competition is considered one of the more recognized global photography awards around. And, no, it’s not just limited to photographs taken with Sony cameras. There’s a wide range of […]

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  5. Catching up with the Sony® Camera Club by Reena 12/23/2011

    Things might be winding down for the holidays but the Sony Camera Club on Flickr is still shooting away. This week, we launched our mini photo challenge for December; winter light. We left the theme open to artist interpretation in order to inspire our photographers to be creative and so no one felt limited by […]

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  6. Sony Store Launches e-Gift Cards with Special $20 Bonus Card by Gina 12/22/2011

    I’ve heard the concept of giving gift cards be called ”  last minute shopping”,  ”not really shopping” , “for more personalized gifts” and the list goes on. I personally am a fan and love the idea of buying groceries and many “personalized gifts”  in one store now. What I can be happy to report on […]

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  7. Angry Birds in Holiday Lights? Yes & We Show You How To Snap Them (Video) by Gina 12/19/2011

    This time of year, holiday lights glimmer on just about every corner but in the last few years, massive holiday light shows have made their way onto YouTube™. One legend of home holiday light shows is Rick Turner, made known by his Guitar Hero light display online topping over 2 million views on YouTube. Yes – […]

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  8. Sony Launches New Store Designs + Some Little Known Store Facts by Reena 12/16/2011

    The holidays are just around the corner. Most people slow down a bit during this time but not us! We have had not one, not two, but three recently remodeled stores open over the last few weeks. We kicked it off with it our Houston Galleria store in Houston, Texas which opened on November 22nd, […]

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  9. αNEX Cameras:New Firmware Enables Translucent Mirror Adapter Compatibility by Gina 12/15/2011

    Today we released updated firmware for our αNEX E-mount cameras, more specifically firmware update 2.0v for Lens/Adapter. The firmware update applies to E-mount models launched prior to Oct 2011, so models getting the firmware update include the αNEX-3, NEX-5, NEX-C3 cameras, as well NEX-VG10 Handycam Camcorder and even a model in our professional camera line, […]

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  10. Sony Facebook page fan to star in the next television ad during The X Factor by Team Sony 12/14/2011

    Michael Howard took 10 minutes out of his day to fill out a question he saw on Facebook® that morning. “Tell us your Sony story,” said the request so Michael did just that during his lunch break. As you know by now, Michael is the grand prize winner of the Sony Ambassador Campaign and his […]

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