HANOI, Vietnam and TOKYO, Japan – March 31, 2016 – Viettel Telecom Corporation ("Viettel Telecom") and Sony Corporation ("Sony") today announced that they have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and will partner to research, develop and commercialize services based on NFC FeliCa contactless technology, for the Vietnamese market.
Tokyo, Japan – Sony Corporation ("Sony" or the Company") has been engaged in the sequential splitting out of business units across the Sony Group, in order to reinforce the competitiveness of each business, and ensure clearly attributable accountability and responsibility.
Tokyo, March 16, 2016 – Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today announced that PlayStation®VR (PS VR), a virtual reality system that takes the PlayStation®4 (PS4™) system to the next level of immersion, will launch from October 2016 in Japan, North America, Europe and Asia, at manufacturer's suggested retail price of 44,980 yen, $399 USD, €399 and £349.
New York, March 14, 2016 – Sony Corporation ("Sony") and the Estate of Michael Jackson ("the Estate") announced today that Sony Corporation of America ("SCA"), Sony's wholly owned subsidiary, signed a binding memorandum of understanding ("MOU") with the Estate to obtain full ownership of Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC ("Sony/ATV") by acquiring the 50% interest in Sony/ATV held by the Estate.
Tokyo, Japan – Sony Global Education today unveiled its new educational kit called "KOOV", a program which takes a fresh approach to learning robotics and programming.
Tokyo (March 4, 2016) – Sony Corporation today announced the launch of a new research and development initiative called the "Future Lab Program."
Tokyo, Japan – February 29, 2016: Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech), Sony Corporation (Sony), Japan Radio Co. Ltd (JRC) and KDDI R&D Laboratories Inc. (KDDI Labs) today announced they have jointly developed and successfully implemented a 40 GHz and 60 GHz wave-based high-throughput wireless access network for large-scale data content distribution.
Tokyo, Japan – Sony Global Education is announcing that it will host the 3rd iteration of the Global Math Challenge from March 25th to 27th.