Tag: VAIO

  1. VAIO Downtime to Aid Researchers Worldwide by Team Sony 10/21/2010

    As a tech nerd, one of the things I love most about my job is the constant exposure to new technology. In my position, I’m surrounded by all the ideas our engineers are working on and often I get to experiment with what’s being developed long before it ever hits a retail shelf. And after […]

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  2. VAIO Refreshes Line for Winter Season by Gina 09/26/2010

    It’s not just new winter coats you’re seeing this fall hit store shelves. Today, the Sony VAIO® division has released a variety of updated models in preparation of this holiday season. Available today on SonyStyle.com, this fall’s update reveals not only new CPU options but a few other enhancements. Here’s the latest and greatest to […]

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  3. ‘Easy A” makes the grade with Sony’s VAIO PCs by Team Sony 09/21/2010

    It was about two summers ago that I was driving past Nordhoff High School in Ojai, Calif. when I noticed several movie production trucks in the parking lot. It struck me as being quite odd for a couple seconds, but then it dawned on me: Scenes from the new Sony Pictures’ movie “Easy A” were […]

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  4. Backstage Quick Tip #83: Using Intel Wireless Display by Team Sony 09/14/2010

    I often find myself with something on my laptop that just has to be shared with whoever is in the room with me. Be it photos, videos or music; sometimes huddling around my laptop just won’t due. But digging behind my HDTV every time I want to connect my laptop to a TV or home theater system can be time consuming and frustrating.

    Did you know though that select VAIO PCs offer a simple solution for streaming content from your laptop to any display? This quick tip covers Intel Wireless Display technology and demonstrates just how simple and convenient it is to use. Hit the link to watch the video.

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  5. Which VAIO would we recommend and why? by Gina 09/09/2010

    Labor Day is over and there’s no question it marks the end of summer. The sky darkens quicker, the weather is cooler and school bells are ringing again. Some people are prepared. Backpacks are loaded up and pencil stacks line the hall closet.  For others, it’s more of a last minute deal snatching up the […]

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  6. VAIO News: Recent Tour Stop Recaps + a Contest for You by Team Sony 08/25/2010

    As you’ve been reading, we’ve been up and down both coasts with Billabong on their High Five Movie Tour. And as we roll into the end of August, we’ve approached our final two tour stops in Newport Beach and San Diego.

    Hit the link below to check out video from both events plus try your hand at our VAIO / Billabong pop quiz – answering all three questions correctly could win you 1 of 2 Imperial Lime W Series or 1 of 10 Billabong boardshorts. All the details after the break…[...]

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  7. Backstage Quick Tip #7: Troubleshooting PC Audio Issues by Team Sony 08/23/2010

    Experiencing PC audio playback issues and need help getting sound to play again from your computer? More often than not, problems with audio playback often stem from a user inadvertently disabling a drive or changing a setting.

    In this quick tip, we’ll review the top three most common fixes our Backstage Technicians have found to help solve the case…[...]

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  8. VAIO News: Recap from Huntington Beach and More by Team Sony 08/11/2010

    We continue to tag along with Billabong on their High Five Movie Tour as they travel up and down southern California to surf, meet fans and screen TransWorld’s latest surf movie High Five.

    After a long day of competition at the US Open of Surfing, the Billabong team and VAIO headed to Ra Sushi to celebrate, offer a free screening of High Five, and mingle with fans. We brought a camera crew along to record all the fun and capture the reactions of fans who won PCs at the end of the night.

    Hit the read more link for all the video and photos plus a trailer of the movie, High Five…[...]

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  9. Battle It Out on Facebook with Your Own Media Monster by Team Sony 08/09/2010

    By now, you’ve probably seen our latest commercial featuring Sony’s exclusive Media Gallery software and its uncanny ability to tame even the fiercest collection of media.

    Today we’re launching a fun new way to generate your very own media monster on Facebook so you can go head-to-head with others to prove once and for all who has the meanest media monster. It’s easy to play. Hit the read more link for details and a trailer of the game featuring Justin Timberlake….[...]

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  10. VAIO & Billabong Hit the Road for Surf Lessons, Music, Contests and More by Team Sony 07/29/2010

    Earlier this year, VAIO and surf wear apparel brand Billabong decided to team up and do something fresh for the summer season ahead.

    Now, with two big projects successfully behind us, our journey with Billabong continues. With summer in full swing, we’ve outfitted singer/surfer Donavon Frankenreiter with a new W Series so you can follow along as he travels up and down both coasts to perform live as well as teach the locals to surf like a pro.

    We’ll also be tagging along with Billabong on both of their summer tours – the Billabong Aloha Days Retail Tour and the Billabong Transworld High Five Movie Tour.

    Hit the link to check out a trailer of High Five as well as watch Donavon’s latest video entry to the “Mustache Manifesto”…[...]

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