Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 72. Chapters: MiniDisc, Walkman, CLI, Memory Stick, Trinitron, Sony Reader, Betamax, VAIO, Hi-MD, Chromatron, FeliCa, U-matic, BRAVIA, Sony camcorders, LocationFree Player, Mylo, Sony MDR-V6, FD Trinitron/WEGA, Sony Mavica, Sony NW-A810, Sony NW-A800, Portapak, Back-illuminated sensor, Sony XEL-1, Sony CLI PEG-TJ35, Sony CDP-101, Sony Rolly, JumboTron, Discman, Sony BDP-S1, Sony Dash, Sony LIBRI EBR-1000EP, Sony HiFD, Sony eVilla, CV-2000, Sony SRS-17, Sony VAIO FW series, Sony Watchman, Qualia, GScube, Glasstron, NT, SteadyShot, Sony HDVS, XBR, Digital Media Port, Sony XBR8, Data Discman, Connect Player, Sony TV8-301, My First Sony, Sony Lissa, Sony PictureStation DPP-EX50, Unimatch, Grand WEGA, Sony Universal Remote Control RM-V8T, Motion Eye, Cassette-corder. Excerpt: Walkman is a Sony brand tradename originally used for portable audio cassette, and now used to market Sony's portable audio and video players as well as a line of Sony Ericsson mobile phones. The original Walkman introduced a change in music listening habits by allowing people to carry music with them and listen to music through lightweight headphones. The device was built in 1978 by audio-division engineer Nobutoshi Kihara for Sony co-chairman Akio Morita, who wanted to be able to listen to operas during his frequent trans-Pacific plane trips. The original Walkman was marketed in 1979 as the Walkman in Japan, the Soundabout in many other countries including the US, Freestyle in Sweden and the Stowaway in the UK. Advertising, despite all the foreign languages, still attracted thousands of buyers in the US specifically. Morita hated the name qWalkmanq and asked that it be changed, but relented after being told by junior executives that a promotion campaign had already begun using the brand name and that it would be too expensive to change. The names qWalkman, q ...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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