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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

Microsoft Says It’s Still Talking To Sony About Cross-Play, But Here’s Why It Won’t Happen

Sony is still offish about allowing cross-play support between Xbox One and PlayStation 4. But the company, which enjoys near-dominance in the home console market, might have a logical reason for it.

Video Games August 24, 2017

Leaked PlayStation 4 Update Release Notes Reveal A Much-Needed Feature For Twitch Streamers

Patch notes for Sony’s PlayStation 4 firmware update 5.0 have leaked, showing some much-needed new features. With firmware 5.0, Twitch users can finally broadcast 1080p streams at 60 fps.

Video Games August 10, 2017

Sony, IBM Develops Tiny Magnetic Tape Cartridge With 330 TB Worth Of Uncompressed Data

Sony and IBM just crammed 330 TB into a palm-sized cartridge using an advanced magnetic tape storage system. To achieve it, both companies had to develop new technologies entirely.

Gadgets August 3, 2017

Next Major PlayStation 4 System Update On The Way: Do You Want To Be A PS4 Version 5.0 Beta Tester?

Sony is now working on the next major PlayStation 4 system update. A beta test for PlayStation 4 version 5.0 will be launched in early August, and interested gamers can sign up to be a part of the program.

Video Games July 20, 2017

PS5 Release Date Set For 2019, And It'll Have PS4 Backward Compatibility Support: Analyst

Analyst Michael Pachter has now revealed that he thinks Sony could unveil the PlayStation 5 by 2019. The forthcoming console might feature 4K graphics and support backward compatibility.

Video Games July 12, 2017

Sony Unveils Glacier White PlayStation 4 Pro As Part Of Limited Edition 'Destiny 2' Bundle

Sony unveiled the Glacier White PlayStation 4 Pro as part of a limited edition bundle featuring 'Destiny 2.' The bundle, which costs $449.99, is now open for preorder and will launch alongside the first-person shooter on Sept. 6.

Video Games July 11, 2017

Sony Adds Twenty PlayStation 4 Games To Its Netflix-Style PlayStation Now Service

PlayStation Now, Sony's video game streaming service, has hit a new milestone. It has been announced that 20 PlayStation 4 games are now available for streaming on PC and PS4.

Video Games July 6, 2017

Sony Takes Down Official 'Anthem' Trailer For PlayStation 4 After Massive Criticism Over Edited Xbox One X Buttons

Sony was forced to take down the official PlayStation 4 gameplay trailer for BioWare's 'Anthem.' The video was an edited version of the gameplay trailer for the Xbox One X, with PlayStation buttons placed on top of Xbox buttons.

Video Games July 4, 2017

Sony Explains Why It's Against Cross-Platform Play Between PlayStation 4 And Xbox One: Microsoft Fires Back

Sony has so far rejected Microsoft's invitation to open up cross-platform play between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The explanation for Sony's stance did not sit well with Microsoft, pushing Xbox chief Phil Spencer to fire back.

Video Games June 16, 2017

E3 2017: Some Of The Best Trailers From Nintendo, Sony, And Microsoft You Shouldn't Miss

Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft all had big news to share during E3 2017, and on top of that, they also had incredible trailers of upcoming games to show off.

Video Games June 14, 2017

Microsoft Wants To Connect Xbox Live And PSN: Will Sony Say Yes For Cross-Platform Play?

Sony might be a tad bit unwilling to support Microsoft in its cross-play plans, as proven by PS4 being left out of Microsoft’s cross-play plans for 'Minecraft.' Microsoft, however, is still holding conversations with Sony at present.

Video Games June 13, 2017

Sony Sells More Than 60 Million PlayStation 4 Units Worldwide

Sony revealed that it sold 60.4 million PlayStation 4 units worldwide. The company also shared that it sold 487.8 million copies of games through its retail and digital stores.

Business Tech June 13, 2017

Xbox One X vs PS4 Pro: Battle Of The 4K Consoles Switches To Full Gear

Now that the Xbox One X is official, gamers have now gotten the chance to see how Sony’s PlayStation 4 Pro stacks up to Microsoft’s new beefy machine. Here’s how the two powerhouse consoles compare.

Video Games June 13, 2017

God Of War 4 Gets An Early 2018 Release Date For The PlayStation 4

Sony has just revealed new gameplay footage for 'God of War 4' during its E3 2017 conference, while also confirming an early 2018 release date. This time around, Kratos seems calmer, perhaps even fatherly.

Video Games June 13, 2017

E3 2017: What To Expect From Nintendo, Sony, And Microsoft

It's that time of year again, E3 is almost here. What do Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft have in store for us this year?

Video Games June 9, 2017

Sony Thanks Fans With 1 TB Gold PS4, Game Discounts, And More Via Days Of Play Event

To show its gratitude to fans, Sony is kicking off the PlayStation Days of Play promotion with a gold-colored PS4 Slim, retailing for a discounted price of $250. The promotion, which starts June 9, also includes discounted titles.

Video Games June 7, 2017

Sony Sells More Than 1 Million PlayStation VRs, Surpassing HTC Vive And Oculus Rift

Sony reported that sales for its PlayStation VR crossed the 1 million units mark, surpassing HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Sony's CEO Shawn Layden asserted that the company needs to improve the sales further.

Wearable Tech June 6, 2017

PlayStation 4 Backward Compatibility Will Likely Never Happen, According To Sony Exec's Controversial Comments

Gamers who are hoping for PlayStation 4 backward compatibility may have to give up their dreams. According to a controversial comment by a Sony executive, the feature may never come to the console.

Video Games June 6, 2017

PlayStation 4: The Success And Future Of Sony's Platform According To Shawn Layden

In the lead-up to E3, Sony is taking a minute to celebrate the massive success of the PlayStation 4 since its launch in 2013. In the midst of this, CEO Shawn Layden took a minute to talk about the present and future of the platform.

Video Games June 5, 2017

Target Ad Confirms Gold PS4 Slim 1TB Special Edition For $250

A Target advert listing the gold PS4 Slim 1 TB Special Edition leaked online. The advertisement listed the gold variant of the console's price as $250.

Video Games June 5, 2017

PlayStation 4 Update 4.70: Common Issues And Potential Fixes

Users from around the world reported facing severe issues such as freezing and crashes after the 4.70 update arrived on the PS4 and PS4 Pro consoles. Here are some potential fixes to counter the problems the update caused.

Video Games May 31, 2017

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