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  • Foundation:
    The Sony Corporation was founded by Akio Morita and Masaru Ibuka in the year 1946 and registered as TTK (Tokyo Telecommunications Engineering Corporation). They started off by borrowing $500 to start developing consumer products.

    History:
    The name "Sony" was chosen for the brand as a mix of two words. One from the the Latin word "Sonus", which is the root of sonic and sound, and the other was "Sonny", a common slang term used in 1950s America to call a boy.

    In 1955, the first Sony-branded product was the TR-55 transistor radio was manufactured.
    Sony developed and revolutionized several electronics throughout the years such as the Walkman and the Playstation.

    Today:
    Sony remains a global leader in video games and electronics.