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2009-05-01 05:00:00

MIAMI, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Electronics is helping Miami customers gear up for their summer vacations with the opening of a new Sony Style store located in the Aventura Mall in the Miami area. Sony Style stores, designed for a customer seeking the best in service, quality and innovation, offers a breath of Sony(R)hich electronics, music, movies and games in a 'home' environment.. Shoppers are encouraged to test-drive products and experience our high definition televisions and home audio...

2009-04-23 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Releasing International Corporation (SPRI) has entered into an agreement with Sony Electronics' Digital Cinema Solutions and Services (DCSS) group for 4K DCI-compliant digital cinema deployments in Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan. SPRI is an international motion picture distribution arm of Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE). SPE and DCSS previously announced plans to work together in the deployment of digital cinema projection...

2009-04-22 08:00:00

Company is the First Electronics Manufacturer to Offer Free E-Recycling Through Drop Boxes at Retail Locations SAN DIEGO, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with Earth Day, and to further encourage consumers to dispose of old or unwanted electronics in an environmentally safe manner, Sony Electronics is introducing GreenFill(SM) recycling service - the nation's first in-store, drop-box solution sponsored by a consumer electronics manufacturer. GreenFill service simplifies...

2009-04-20 09:49:00

LAS VEGAS, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- (NAB Booth #C11001) Two global entertainment giants - Sony Electronics and the Dallas Cowboys - are joining forces to deliver a unique high-definition video experience. The team's new stadium, scheduled to open in June, will give fans a great view from every angle, with more than 3,000 Sony LCD displays throughout the luxury suites, concourses, concession areas and more, offering fans viewing options that extend beyond the action on the field. Producing...

2009-04-15 11:55:00

CMO of Sony Corporation Is Appointed President & CEO, SCEE TOKYO, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) announced today that Andrew House, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) and Group Executive of Sony Corporation, has been named President, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Co-Chief Operating Officer (Co-COO) of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) as of May 1, 2009. In his new role, House will be responsible for managing the PlayStation business across nearly...

2009-03-13 12:25:00

Opportunity to Responsibly Dispose of all Brands of Electronics at No Charge MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 13 /PRNewswire/ -- To encourage consumers to recycle old, no longer working or unwanted electronics products, Sony Electronics is inviting Bay Area residents to recycle any brand of outdated electronics for free at a drive-up event on March 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Shoreline Amphitheater. Drivers of the first 2,000 cars to drop off unwanted electronics will receive a voucher for...

2009-01-13 10:56:00

Digital Deal Expands Long-term Partnership NEW YORK, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music Entertainment and Wind-up Records have expanded their exclusive distribution agreement to include digital rights, it was announced today by Thomas Hesse, President, Global Digital Business, U.S. Sales, and Corporate Strategy, Sony Music Entertainment and Ed Vetri, President, Wind-up Records. Under the terms of this multi-year agreement, Sony Music Entertainment will deliver digital content from...

2009-01-08 12:47:00

LAS VEGASJan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- CES Booth #14200 -- Another deal the New York Yankees solidified this off season -- in addition to Sabathia, Burnett and Teixeira -- is an agreement centering on a corporate marketing and high-definition (HD) technology relationship with Sony Electronics, which is sure to deliver a high-quality, HD experience for fans. When the team opens the 2009 season in its new Stadium, there will be a Sony HD broadcast control room; more than 550 flat-panel BRAVIA(R) and...

2008-09-17 21:00:17

CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Dwight Caines, an eleven year marketing veteran at Sony Pictures Entertainment, has been named President of Worldwide Digital Marketing, it was announced today by Valerie Van Galder and Marc Weinstock, co-presidents of Columbia Pictures Worldwide Marketing Group. Caines will report to Van Galder and Weinstock and will continue to oversee all theatrical digital campaigns on a global basis. Additionally, he will provide managerial support to...

2008-08-20 15:00:30

CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Madsen, George Hamilton and Paul Ben-Victor will star in COMA, an original web series set to premiere on Crackle.com on August 20. Produced by Drew Fitzgerald & Stefan Haller from WIMO, Miguel Melendez at Overbrook Entertainment and Anonymous Content, the seven-episode series is set in a contemporary noir metropolis and follows Mayor Hannon (Hamilton) and crime syndicate leader Lennox (Madsen) as they work together to take down the...


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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.