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Kojima's Death Stranding gets its official launch trailer
Published in Gaming


Ahead of November 8th launch

Sony and Kojima Productions have released an official launch trailer for the upcoming Death Stranding game which is coming to the Playstation 4 on November 8th.

Sony abandons video streaming
Published in News
Wednesday, 30 October 2019 12:05

Sony abandons video streaming


Sony's Playstation Vue shuts in January

While Apple, Disney, and WarnerMedia are all launching new video streaming services, Sony's Playstation Vue, which offered a digital version of the cable TV bundle, will close up shop in January.

Smartphones are giving way to smart feature phones
Published in Mobiles


At least in poorer countries

Millions of first-time internet consumers are ignoring the smartphone dream of Steve Jobs in favour of something that does the job better and cheaper.

Sony surprises Wall Street with good results
Published in Gaming


Gaming still down

Sony surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street by reporting  a record first quarter operating profit despite the slowing gaming business.

Sony not giving up on smartphones
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 11:08

Sony not giving up on smartphones


Tells investors to go forth and multiply

Sony has told its investors that it will not be giving up on smartphones, despite them thinking that it is a waste of cash and effort.

Microsoft and Sony team up to fight Google
Published in Gaming


Looking at cloud-based gaming.

Software king of the world Microsoft and Sony are partnering on cloud-based gaming services in an area where they have been traditional rivals.

AMD in PlayStation 5 is no surprise
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 02 May 2019 09:13

AMD in PlayStation 5 is no surprise


We knew it five + years ago

The story is straightforward. Ever since Playstation One, Sony didn’t want to use Nvidia for various reasons nor did Nvidia wantto settle for low console margins offered by Sony.

Sony jumps into bed with AMD: next-gen Playstation details emerge
Published in Gaming


AMD confirms Zen 2 CPU and Navi GPU

After endless rumors regarding the next-generation Playstation console, Sony has now officially revealed a bit more details, with AMD confirming Zen 2 CPU architecture and Navi GPU architecture.

Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony investigated over game service
Published in News


British watchdog growls that online services might be unfair to gamers.

The UK's Competition and Markets Authority [CMA] is investigating Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony to see if their online service practices violate consumer protection law.

Vaio notebooks return to Europe
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 02 April 2019 16:54

Vaio notebooks return to Europe


Where have you been all this time?

Sony's spinoff – the Vaio Corporation – has released two notebook PCs, after an absence from the main European markets for a number of years.