5 Oct 2021
Sony to Release Two Types of Stacked Event-Based Vision Sensors
Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation announced the upcoming release of two types of stacked event-based vision sensors. These sensors designed for industrial equipment are capable of detecting only subject changes, and achieve the industry's smallest pixel size of 4.86μm.
15 Dec 2020
Sony remains a majority shareholder in Aerosense, with just over 50%. However, Sony have more recently started independent internal work on drones. Shimada-san was not able to share too much, saying that their involvement with this had been relatively limited, but it was his impression that they were focusing most closely on creative applications for drones (related to Sony's important entertainment business). This development did seem to cause a bit of uncertainty within Aerosense, but it did not seem to significantly affect their strategic approach or outlook.
30 Sep 2020
Partnership with Sony, the world's largest image sensor manufacturer, lends credibility as well as fabricating the 4th generation sensor ICs.