[WORLDKINGS] On this day - May 7, 2023 – The 77th Anniversary of Sony Group Corporation, Japan's largest media and technology corporation (1946)
(Kyluc.vn - Worldkings.org) It was on May 7, 1946 that Mr. Masaru Ibuka and Mr. Akio Morita together with a small team of passionate and committed group of employees started to build “Tokyo Tsushin Kenkyujo” (Totsuko), or “Tokyo Telecommunications Research Institute” into the well-known global conglomerate that it is today.
(Worldkings.org) PlayStation was first released on 3 December 1994 in Japan, 9 September 1995 in North America, 29 September 1995 in Europe, and 15 November 1995 in Australia, and was the first of the PlayStation line of video game consoles.
WORLDKINGS- On This Day - August 07, 2022 - Tokyo Telecommunications Engineering, the precursor to Sony, begins selling its first transistor radios in Japan in 1955
(Worldkings.org) In September 1945, after the end of World War II, Masaru Ibuka started a radio repair shop in the bomb-damaged Shirokiya department store building in the Nihonbashi district of Tokyo. The next year, he was joined by his wartime research colleague, Akio Morita, and on May, 7 1946, they founded a company called Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo K.K. (Tokyo TelecommunicationsEngineering Corporation). The company built Japan's first tape recorder, called the Type-G.
[WORLDKINGS] The Constant World Records Seeking Journey (P.305) Sony CDP-101 (Japan): World's first commercially released compact disc player
(worldkings.org) The system was launched in Japan on October 1, 1982 and worldwide in 1983. On June 11th, 2022, World Records Union (WorldKings) officially declared Sony CDP-101 as “world's first commercially released compact disc player”.
WORLDKINGS - On This Day - May 10, 2022 - Sony introduces the Betamax videocassette recorder in Japan, in 1975
(Worldkings.org) Sony Corporation is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan, Minato, Tokyo. Its diversified business includes consumer and professional electronics, gaming, entertainment and financial services.
[WorldKings – World Almanac Event 2022] 76th year anniversary of founding Sony Corporation (May 7, 1946 - May 7, 2022)
(WorldKings.org) Sony Corporation (commonly known as Sony and stylized as SONY) is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan, Minato, Tokyo. Its diversified business includes consumer and professional electronics, gaming, entertainment and financial services.
[WORLDKINGS - ALMANAC EVENTS & ACHIEVEMENTS 2022] Highlights during 76 years of development of Sony Company (1946)
(worldkings.org) Sony is the largest technology and media conglomerate in Japan. At the same period, it is also recognized as the most cash-rich Japanese company, with its net cash reserves of ¥2 trillion.
Top 50 great animation studios in the world (P.18) Sony Pictures Imageworks: Studio has an Oscars for their work on Spider-Man 2
(WorldKings.org) The company has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences with Oscars for their work on Spider-Man 2 and the computer-animated short film The ChubbChubbs!, and received many other nominations for their work.
[Top 30 technology company in the world] (P.10) Sony: The oldest Japanese company to be listed in an American exchange
(WorldKings.org) As of 2020, Sony had $75.972 billion of revenue and 111,700 employees.
(worldKings.org) Music is a huge aspect of human culture, allowing artists to express themselves and share their messages with people all around the world. While an increasing number of artists have chosen to sign with independent labels during the past few years, many still hope to make it big by getting in with major record labels that are universally respected and highly profitable. This is top 5 largest record labels in the world.