Tag: Sony

Sony Does Not Want 'Fortnite' Cross-Play Between PlayStation 4 And Xbox One To Happen: Here's Why

Microsoft wants to enable 'Fortnite' cross-platform play between the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Sony, however, is blocking the feature, and this is not the first time that it has done so.

Video Games March 13, 2018

Check Out This $400 Limited Edition ‘God Of War’ PlayStation 4 Pro Bundle That’s Coming April 20

Sony is launching a special edition PlayStation 4 Pro bundle on the same day as the release of the new 'God of War' title. It comes with a custom design console and controller, plus a physical copy of the game.

Video Games March 7, 2018

'Detroit: Become Human' Gets A May 25 Release Date

Quantic Dream finally confirmed the official release date of 'Detroit: Become Human' for the PlayStation 4. The game is scheduled to come out on May 25, 2018.

Video Games March 2, 2018

Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact Boasts Top Specs In Smaller Body, But Makes Some Compromises

Sony unveiled an impressive Xperia XZ2 Compact at the MWC 2018, offering top specs in a small form factor. The handset boasts a Snapdragon 845 processor, a sleek design, and more attractive specs, but doesn't have all of the features of the Xperia XZ2.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2018

Sony Xperia XZ2 Debuts At MWC With Slim Bezels, Snapdragon 845 Processor, And Other Top Specs

Sony unveiled its latest flagships at the MWC 2018 and the Xperia XZ2 is a great improvement over its predecessor. The new smartphone boasts slim bezels, a powerful Snapdragon 845 processor, top specs, and advanced features.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2018

Sony Xperia XZ2 And XZ2 Compact Leaked Ahead Of MWC 2018: What Will The Flagship Smartphones Offer?

The next Sony flagship smartphones, the Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact, were leaked ahead of their supposed unveiling at this year's Mobile World Congress. Here's what we know so far about the devices, according to leaker Evan Blass.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 24, 2018

Video Game Industry On Fire: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, And Xbox One All Had A Great January 2018

The video game industry started 2018 strong, with the three major consoles all booking strong sales for the first month of the year. The figures suggest that the dominance of the PlayStation 4 might be over.

Video Games February 22, 2018

Sony To Launch AI-Powered Ride-Hailing Service To Challenge Uber In Japan

Sony has announced that it teamed up with six taxi companies in Japan to launch an AI-powered ride-hailing service. Uber announced similar plans shortly after, so the two will likely go head to head.

Car Tech February 20, 2018

Sony Teases Next Xperia Phone It's Going To Unveil At MWC 2018

Sony teased on Xperia Twitter page of an upcoming announcement via the MWC 2018. On Feb. 26, the company is rumored to introduce its next flagship bet that likely will take the name Xperia XZ Pro.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 20, 2018

Sony Offers Black Friday-Like Deals On PlayStation VR Headsets, Bundles: Starting Price Drops To $199.99

Sony is bringing back its PlayStation VR holiday promotional deals first seen during the 2017 Black Friday and Christmas season. Bundles will be offered with price discounts ranging from $50 to $100.

Video Games February 15, 2018

PlayStation 5.50 Beta Rolls Out: Here's What The Next PS4 Firmware Update Offers To Gamers

Sony launched the beta version of the PlayStation 4 system software update 5.50. The frimware upgrade offers new features such as Play Time Management, additional tabs on the Library, and a new graphics mode for the PlayStation 4 Pro.

Video Games February 7, 2018

Sony Is Trying To Convince You To Buy The PS4 Pro With Opera Music

Sony prepared a new ad for the PS4 Pro complete with an opera singer and theme music. The short commercial highlights upcoming games like 'God of War' and 'Far Cry 5.'

Video Games February 5, 2018

PlayStation Plus February 2018 Lineup Revealed: Free Games Include 'Knack', 'Rime,' And More

Sony has revealed its PlayStation Plus February game lineup. PS4, PS3, and PS Vita gamers will see titles such as ‘Knack’ and ‘Rime’ hit the PS Plus subscription for free.

Video Games January 31, 2018

Sony, Totaku Reveal PlayStation-Themed Collectibles Featuring ‘Bloodborne,’ ‘Crash Bandicoot,’ And More

GameStop is geared to introduce a lineup of collectibles toys called Totaku, which interestingly look like Nintendo's Amiibo. These figures will feature characters from popular games from Sony's PlayStation consoles with more rumored to follow.

Video Games January 21, 2018

The Next Major PlayStation 4 System Update Needs Beta Testers: Here's How To Sign Up

Sign-ups are now open for gamers who would like to become beta testers for the PlayStation 4 version 5.50 system update. Users who are selected into a group for future beta tests will receive an exclusive PlayStation Network avatar.

Video Games January 16, 2018

CES 2018: Most Exciting Announcements From Sony Press Conference

The 2018 Consumer Electronics Show is in full swing and lots of fantastic products have been revealed. For anyone who has missed the press conferences, we’ll bring all the highlights from the Sony event.

CES 2018 January 12, 2018

A Handful Of Older Sony Headphones Are Getting Google Assistant: Here’s The Full List Of Models

Google Assistant is on its way to older Sony headphones as the company made its CES 2018 announcements. New models are also expected launch soon.

CES 2018 January 10, 2018

CES 2018 Preview: What To Expect From The Electronics Show

CES 2018 will be happening just as the new year is beginning. One of the biggest electronic shows in the world will be filled with press conferences and previews showing off all sorts of new tech.

CES 2018 January 9, 2018

CES 2018 Preview: 13 Biggest Rumored Products Coming To The Tech Show

CES 2018 is less than a month away but that hasn’t stopped any of the rumors. We’ll round up all the hottest rumored devices making their way to the tech show in 2018.

CES 2018 January 1, 2018

PlayStation 4 Sales To Reach 100 Million In 2019 And PlayStation 5 Release Date In 2021, Analyst Predicts

IDC research director for gaming and VR/AR Lewis Ward predicted that PlayStation 4 sales will reach 100 million units by 2019. He also believes that its successor, the PlayStation 5, will be released in 2021.

Video Games December 31, 2017

Rumor: These Smartphones Will Sport Snapdragon 845 In Q1 2018

A leaked list confirmed upcoming smartphones for 2018 that will use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. The brands listed include Samsung, LG, Motorola, ZTE, Xiaomi, HTC, OnePlus, and Sony.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 29, 2017

PlayStation 4 Beats Nintendo Switch, Sets All-Time Sales Record In November 2017

The PlayStation 4 sold more units than the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One in November 2017 and set an all-time monthly sales record in the process. Meanwhile, 'Call of Duty: WWII' dominated the software sales charts.

Video Games December 15, 2017

PlayStation Plus Membership Discount Brings Price Down To $39.99

PlayStation fans can avail a PlayStation Plus membership for just $39.99, down from the standard $59.99. This is just perfect for those who want to extend or renew their subscription or take it for a spin for the first time.

Video Games December 11, 2017

Here Are The 6 Best Things From The Awesome PlayStation Experience 2017 Opening Ceremony

PlayStation Experience 2017 kicked off with a bang, with various game trailers showcased at the event's opening ceremony. Here are the six best things that happened, including Mega Man in 'Monster Hunter: World' and 'MediEvil: Remastered.'

Video Games December 10, 2017

Sony Wants To Send You A PlayStation VR Demo Unit: Here Are The Requirements

Sony just launched a demo program letting PlayStation Plus members receive a PSVR bundle, complete with a game, a demo disc, controllers, and more. If they want it, they’ll get to keep it for a very low price.

Video Games December 3, 2017

PlayStation Store Black Friday 2017 Deals: Discounts On PS4 Games Come Early For PS Plus Members

Sony is kicking off its Black Friday 2017 sale with a slew of early access discounts on PlayStation 4 games for PlayStation Plus members. The list includes 'Destiny 2,' 'Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite,' and a whole lot more.

Video Games November 19, 2017

Best Black Friday 2017 4K TV Deals: Best Buy And Walmart Offer Big Discounts

Two of the biggest sale outlets will offer huge discounts in line with Black Friday 2017. TV giants such as Samsung and Sony will participate during the sale event.

Gadgets November 13, 2017

Your Sony Smart TV Now Has Google Assistant: What Can You Do With It?

Sony 4K TVs released in 2017, in addition to some models from last year, now received a software update that brings Google Assistant functionalities. Bark voice commands to stream films and series, watch YouTube videos and even dim the lights.

Apps/Software November 9, 2017

This ‘Skyrim VR’ Bundle Comes With Sony’s VR Headset, Camera, Move Controllers And More For $450

Sony just unveiled a PSVR bundle that comes with a pair of Move motion controllers, a VR headset and camera, plus a copy of 'The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR.' It launches Nov. 17 for $450.

Video Games November 7, 2017

Collecting PlayStation Trophies Will Now Earn You Money To Buy More Games

A Sony Rewards program update allows players to earn points from their PlayStation trophies. The exchange rate is not at all lucrative, but earning a little PlayStation Network money while playing games is better than no money at all.

Video Games November 5, 2017

Free PlayStation Plus Games For November 2017 Revealed: 'Worms Battlegrounds,' 'Bound,' And More

The free PlayStation Plus games for November 2017 are out, and it's packed with 'Worms Battlegrounds,' 'Bound,' and the PSVR title 'Until Dawn: Rush of Blood.' There's also a slew of discounted games with the Double Discounts Sale.

Video Games November 2, 2017

Sony Reinvents Man's Best Friend With The New Aibo Robot Dog

Sony has announced a new version of its robot dog Aibo, and this time around, it looks more natural thanks in part to its more rounded appearance and puppy-dog eyes.

Gadgets November 1, 2017

PlayStation 4 Sales Reach 67.5 Million Units Worldwide: Still Going Strong, But Challenges Ahead

PlayStation 4 sales has reached 67.5 million units worldwide, as the console is still going strong four years after it was launched. The PlayStation 4, however, will face several challenges as it moves forward in the video game industry.

Video Games November 1, 2017

PlayStation's Paris Games Week 2017: Here Are The Biggest Announced Games We're All Excited For

Sony kicked off the Paris Games Week 2017 with an extensive list of PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR games, including but not limited to 'Ghost of Tsushima' and 'The Last of Us Part II.'

Video Games October 31, 2017

Sony: Prepare To See 7 New PlayStation Titles At Paris Games Week, Including VR Games

Sony is already on a roll this year with excellent exclusives, but more ones are coming in. The company has confirmed that seven new PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR games are going to be announced at Paris Games Week 2017.

Video Games October 29, 2017

Sony Makes New Label Unties To Publish Nintendo Switch, PC Games

Sony has officially announced a new label called Unties to publish games with a focus on indie games on the Nintendo Switch and the PC.

Video Games October 18, 2017

The Mini Wired Gamepad Is The PS4 Controller For Kids - And Gamers With Small Hands

The PlayStation 4 is getting a new controller, and it's called the Mini Wired Gamepad. As the name suggests, it's a PS4 controller aimed at kids and probably gamers with tiny hands.

Video Games October 18, 2017

Former Naughty Dog Employee Comes Forward As A Victim Of Sexual Harassment

David Ballard, a former Naughty Dog designer, has come forward as a victim of sexual harassment. He said that he was given strength by others who have shared their experiences with the shockingly widespread issue.

Video Games October 15, 2017

Sony’s Projector That Turns Surfaces Into A Touchscreen Now Available In The US For $1,700

Sony’s projector that can turn any surface into a touchscreen is now available in the United States for $1,700. Though a unique and promising device, the Sony Xperia Touch has a disappointing resolution.

Gadgets October 13, 2017

Xbox Boss: Xbox One And PlayStation 4 Cross-Play May Never Happen Because Discussions With Sony Aren’t Going Anywhere

Sony is still not budging. Microsoft has been talking with the company to allow cross-play between Xbox One and PS4, but it seems discussions are proving useless as Sony may never come around.

Video Games October 13, 2017

Sony To Launch New PlayStation VR Headset: Here's What We Know About It So Far

Sony will soon launch an updated version of the PlayStation VR headset. The new model will come with a few but important changes, including integrated headphones and an upgraded processor unit.

Video Games October 2, 2017

The Samsung Galaxy S9 Camera Will Take Amazing Videos: Will It Be Enough To Dethrone iPhone X?

Samsung has developed a new image sensor that would make the Galaxy S9 camera even more amazing. Will the new feature be enough to make the upcoming device a clear winner over the iPhone X?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 22, 2017

The CCleaner Hack Goes Deeper: Malware Targeted Microsoft, Google, And Other Major Tech Companies

The recently reported CCleaner hack affected 2.3 million users, but those people were not the real targets. The hackers were found to be targeting major tech companies, including Microsoft and Google, with the second stage of the attack.

Security September 22, 2017

Sony To Launch Translucent PlayStation 4 Crystal Controllers For the '90s Kids Out There

Sony will soon launch new limited edition PlayStation 4 crystal controllers with translucent front panels. The DualShock 4 wireless controllers evoke memories of a trend from years past that kids from the '90s will remember.

Video Games September 4, 2017

PlayStation VR Price Drop Is Just The Thing For Late Adopters

The PlayStation VR price drop is what late adopters have been waiting for, giving unsure PS4 gamers all the more reason to jump into Sony's virtual reality platform.

Video Games August 29, 2017

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