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  1. What? A new blue-violet ultrafast pulsed semiconductor laser? by Gina 07/20/2010

    And you thought it was all about consumer electronics. No joke. Today, Professor Hiroyuki Yokoyama of the New Industry Creation Hatchery Center (NICHe), Tohoku University  and Advanced Materials Laboratories, and Sony announced the development of a blue-violet ultrafast pulsed semiconductor laser with drastically improved peak laser beam  output levels 100 times that of the world’s current highest […]

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  2. RayModeler 3D prototype will be showcased at SIGGRAPH by Team Sony 07/20/2010

    The RayModeler 3D display you’re seeing in this video is a prototype of the kind of device sci-fi storytellers have been dreaming up for years. LED light sources allow you to see an image from all angles, 360 degrees. Objects like faces and people appear realistic giving viewers a sense of depth because the left […]

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  3. VAIO News: Attack of the Media Monster by Team Sony 07/19/2010

    This week, Sony’s latest ad campaign for VAIO kicks off by featuring its newest commercial in prime time. In the ad, Justin Timberlake heads back to the Sony Innovation Center following his most recent trip to check out all things 3D. This time he’s there to test and learn about the latest innovations from the Sony VAIO team and their line of personal computers.

    Just as the day gets started though, Justin and his engineer tour guide enter the VAIO lab only to be confronted with…[...]

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  4. Sony Electronics management changes announced today by Team Sony 07/15/2010

    We wanted to make sure you were among the first to know of some pretty exciting changes to the management team here at Sony. Our esteemed President and COO, Stan Glasgow is taking on a new role as senior advisor of Sony Corp of America, headquartered in New York City and will be succeeded by […]

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  5. Super Flexible Full Color OLED Display by Gina 07/12/2010

    Everything makes its way back. Centuries ago civilizations used scrolls to record history, agendas, etc. Now we may just use it to watch a film. While we’re blogging about the latest products, news and events, our engineers are working on the next step in technological wonder. I can say with confidence that this isn’t your […]

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  6. What’s Your E Color Combo? by Gina 07/09/2010

    Over the centuries, fashion has lent itself as a means for style however one could argue that in the 21st century; perhaps technology has become the dominant means for personal expression? With this newer trend comes the complexity of selection. Now instead of a one-color computer option, we have many. And for online shoppers, I […]

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  7. Backstage Quick Tip #12: Transfer Files and Settings by Team Sony 07/07/2010

    Have you just purchased a new VAIO? Have an old PC that still has a lot of meticulously crafted personal settings, internet bookmarks, photos, music, etc. that you’d like to have on your new primary VAIO?

    If you answered yes to any of these questions you may like to know there’s any easy way to capture all your favorite files and settings on your old PC running Windows 7, Vista or even XP and transfer them to your primary or new VAIO running Windows 7. This quick tip will review just how you do it and…[...]

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  8. Handycam Reunites with Skydiver – 4,500 Feet Later by Team Sony 07/06/2010

    Just another day jumping out of an airplane. To most of us that statement is quite counterintuitive. To experienced skydiver Michael Murphy, skydiving is a passion. He has made over 300 jumps in three years. And to capture the adrenaline rush, Michael uses a Sony CX-100 Handycam.  One day, however, the Handycam along with this helmet dislodged from Michael […]

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  9. Tips & Tricks:Taking Great Fireworks Photos by Gina 07/02/2010

    I’ll never forget the year my dad took us to see fireworks. We packed in his mustard yellow 1980’s Volvo. We could smell clutch burning as he edged us up a monstrous hill in order to get the best view possible for the show. We“oohed” and “awwed” with the small crowd at the top for about 15 minutes and then headed home. As […]

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  10. Alpha NEX Videos Show Off Camera's Features In Chile by Gina 06/30/2010

    For those that think successful, accomplished professional photographers really do have one of the best gigs around, I personally think you’re right. While I love to blog stories like this, living them certainly seems great. Professional photographer, David McLain recently took the Alpha NEX-5 for a test drive in locations across South America. In addition being […]

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