1950. Babies were booming, Saturday morning programming for kids started (long live cartoons) and a first class stamp was about 3 cents. What you may not have known was 1950 also marked Japan’s first magnetic recording tape dubbed “Soni-Tape”. To battle the problems of a wire recorder (such as difficulty repairing, heat deterioration and limited recording [...]Read More
From the drawing board to final QA testing, the Making of the VAIO X Series takes you behind the scenes and offers you an inside look at the development of the world’s lightest notebook.
This week I reserved for what I think are some of the most interesting videos. From overcoming the incredible challenge of fitting an LCD into a 0.07 inch thin display case to reinforcing the frame, this week’s videos offer an interesting look at the detailed thought that…[...]Read More
Get ready for another round of fun ads featuring our panel of celebrity experts to hit the airwaves. By now you may have seen Payton Manning and Justin Timberlake battling over ping pong while explaining why BRAVIA televisions are the top TVs for watching sports or Amy Sedaris talking about how convenient it is to [...]Read More
Hands-on video demos and unboxing pieces have become a global rage on the internet. With cost effective, easy to transport gadgets that capture video, what was once reserved for the media elite has been transformed into a consumer and blogger possibility. For me, as a consumer, watching content like this have brought me true value. [...]Read More
Next Tuesday (November 10th), Modern Warfare 2 will hit shelves across the globe. As the next installment of the Call of Duty series, this first person action game is the long awaited sequel to Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. You may have read about this (Ubergizmo, Sony Insider) but thanks to our gaming fans here [...]Read More
It is in the spirit of families reading together that we created the latest Sony DigiDads project. Of course, we’re going the updated route with eBooks and we loaned the dads Sony Reader Pocket Editions. We chose the Pocket Edition for this project because it is simple to use and small enough to fit in [...]Read More
Check out what’s been happening in the world of Sony: • Seven Crackle Films that Make Halloween Worthwhile • Windows 7 is here! Have you tried it? Go to your Sony Style store and try it out on a VAIO! • Michael Jackson’s THIS IS IT is now in theaters! Tickets are available at theaters everywhere [...]Read More
Following up on the recent announcement of the revolutionary VAIO X Series, this 7-part video series will introduce you to the unique engineering challenges and innovative technology used to transform the X Series from concept to notebook.
This week I’ll introduce you to the Chief Project Manager and the Lead Project Engineer who offer insights into the birth of the X Series and an overview of the technology used in the X Series project. You’ll discover…[...]Read More
One part of discovering accurate upgrade information about your VAIO is knowing your specific model number. This Quick Tip will assist you in locating your VAIO PC’s exact model number…[...]Read More
There’s been a ton of buzz about the uber-thin, uber-light, uber-cool, VAIO X notebooks announced this month. As the new VAIO computer line hit stores last week, pre-orders began for the VAIO X notebook onSonyStyle.com with expected ship dates of mid-late November. I’m happy to report that the VAIO team has been able to get their [...]Read More