'Sony Design: Making Modern'

May 5, 2015

'Sony Design: Making Modern'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

April 29-June 14 To celebrate last month’s release of the design book “Sony Design: Making Modern,” printed by New York’s Rizzoli International Publications, Sony, one of Japan’s biggest electronics companies, is holding an exhibition at their event space Opus. The show features products from ...

Apr 22, 2015

Sony beats estimates as Hirai revamp fuels earnings growth

Sony Corp. raised its profit forecast for the second time since February as Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai’s revamp stokes earnings from games and financial services. Operating income more than doubled to ¥68 billion ($569 million) in the year ended March, the company reported ...

Sony teams up with Spotify to stream music for PlayStation users

Mar 31, 2015

Sony teams up with Spotify to stream music for PlayStation users

Sony Network Entertainment International LLC has linked up with major European online music provider Spotify Ltd. to launch a music-streaming service through its PlayStation network in 41 countries, the company said Monday. The list does not yet include Japan. Sony Corp.’s network entertainment unit ...

Sony launches cloud-based TV service in challenge to cable

Mar 19, 2015

Sony launches cloud-based TV service in challenge to cable

Sony announced Wednesday it has launched an Internet subscription television service that includes live feeds from major broadcasting networks, mounting a challenge to the cable TV model. PlayStation Vue, a cloud-based TV service, will initially be available in New York, Chicago and Philadelphia to ...