Sony

Sony Corporation is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group, which is engaged in business through its four operating segments – Electronics, Motion pictures, Music and Financial Services. These make Sony one of the most comprehensive entertainment companies in the world. Sony’s principal business operations include Sony Corporation, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment, Sony Mobile Communications, and Sony Financial. Sony is among the Worldwide Top 20 Semiconductor Sales Leaders and third-largest television manufacturer in the world, after Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics. Via Freebase

New Rumored PS5 Digital Edition Will Be Lighter Than The Original
The Sony PS5 console was launched towards the end of 2020, but it seems that Sony could already be working on a new model. No, we’re not talking about the PS6t (although we wouldn’t be surprised if they were planning it already), but instead this will be a refresh of the current Digital Edition model.

Cryptocurrency Mining Farm Discovered Using 3,800 PS4 Consoles
Buying cryptocurrency for investment might not be the best idea because of how expensive it can be, and due to the ever-fluctuating prices. Ideally, mining for it yourself could be a more cost-effective solution if you can scale up your operations, which is what Ukranian authorities have discovered when they raided a farm dedicated to crypto mining.

Sony’s New Portable Speaker Looks Like A Candle Lamp
When it comes to choosing a speaker, obviously sound quality is the most important. However, some companies have designed their speakers to make them more appealing beyond their sound quality, like Sony, who have recently debuted their LSPX-S3 speaker which has been designed to look like a candle lamp.

Sony Will Continue To Sell PSP And PS Vita Games
Sony’s PSP and PS Vita handheld consoles have been around for quite a while so it didn’t really come as a surprise to learn that earlier this year, Sony announced that they would be shutting down the ability for gamers to purchase games for both consoles. While the PSP store shut down in 2016, Sony continued to allow gamers to purchase games through the PS3 and PS Vita stores.

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GTA Online Will Shut Down For PS3, Xbox 360 At The End Of 2021
GTA 5 is an old game, but the folks at Rockstar have managed to keep milking the series with GTA Online. This allows GTA gamers to continue enjoying the game with their friends online, kind of like an MMO of sorts. Unfortunately for those who are still playing on the PS3 or Xbox 360, the fun is coming to an end.

Pete Hines Apologizes For Starfield’s Xbox Exclusivity
The other day, Bethesda officially took off the wraps of Starfield. This is the company’s first brand new IP in quite a while, where prior to this they were mostly known for their other franchises like Fallout and Skyrim. However, during the announcement of the game, it was revealed that Starfield was going to be an Xbox and PC exclusive.

Cyberpunk 2077 Will Be Making Its Return To The PlayStation Store
Cyberpunk 2077 was one of 2020’s most anticipated games. Given the pandemic and lockdowns taking place around the world, many were looking forward to a game that they would sink their teeth into. Unfortunately, the buggy launch and various issues put many gamers off, especially those on consoles who found the game near unplayable.

Next God Of War Title Has Been Delayed To 2022
If you’re looking forward to playing Sony’s next God of War title, you’ll be disappointed to learn that the game will only be released in 2022. The sequel to 2018’s God of War was teased back in 2020 where it was suggested that it would be launching in 2021, but now a blog post from Sony has confirmed its delay.

The Sony PS5 DualSense Controller Can Buzz Along To Music
As is pretty much the case with all gaming controllers, the Sony PS5 DualSense controller comes with vibration built into it. This is designed to help provide more haptic feedback when gaming and helps make the gaming experience a bit more immersive. It can also be used to give players notifications like when they’re being hit, they’re low on health, and so on.

Japan Wants To Send A Transforming Robot Ball Onto The Moon
Throughout the years, the space agencies of various countries have sent rovers into space where they are used to help scout the surfaces of the places they land on, whether it be the moon or other planets like Mars. For the most part, these rovers look like miniaturized four wheel drives, but Japan could have a different approach.

Sony Wants To Change The Way We Play Our Instruments
If you’ve ever played the guitar, you might be familiar with the whammy bar. For those who aren’t familiar, it’s basically a bar that sits on the bridge of the guitar that when pressed down or pulled up, will cause the guitar’s sounds to change and create a vibrating-like effect that guitarists use for texture and to enhance their solos.

Sony Wants To Bring Its PlayStation Games Onto Mobile
Sony’s games are almost exclusive to its PlayStation platform. The company has dabbled in mobile games in the past and even launched devices like the Xperia Play, but it never quite worked out. We’re not sure if maybe it wasn’t the right time or maybe it wasn’t the right games, but Sony wants to try again.

Sony Denies They Are Working On A God Of War Movie
More often than not, video games have pretty good storylines and given the various cutscenes we see during the game, it’s not hard to imagine that some of these storylines could easily be turned into a movie. Unfortunately if you were hoping for a God of War movie, you might be disappointed to learn that will not be happening.

This Is What Sony’s Next True Wireless Earbuds Could Look Like
In addition to Sony making the killer WH-1000XM4 noise-cancelling headphones, Sony also has their WF-1000XM series which is basically a pair of earbuds for those who are looking for something smaller. If you’re wondering about the next-gen model, Evan Blass has leaked a bunch of its renders online.

Woman Buys PS5, Gets Sent Two Bottles Of Water Instead
Sony’s PS5 is hard to come by, which is why scalpers are having such a fantastic time reselling it at marked up prices. This is also why it’s not surprising that people are turning to the classifieds to buy the PS5 instead of from a store, but unfortunately there are downsides to these types of transactions.

Grand Theft Auto V Will Arrive On PS5, Xbox Series X In November
If there is one game that keeps on giving, it would be Rockstar’s GTA 5. The game was originally launched in 2013 on the PS3 and Xbox 360, and it eventually found its way onto the PS4 and the Xbox One, and now it looks like Rockstar’s cash cow doesn’t look like it will be drying up anytime soon.

Watch Dogs: Legion For PS5, Xbox Series X Will Get A Performance Mode
Watch Dogs: Legion was released last year and if you haven’t played it but were planning on doing so with a next-gen console, then this might be good news for you. This is because Ubisoft has announced that they will be introducing a new mode to the game in the form of a performance boost.

Sony Accused Of Monopoly By Restricting PlayStation Games To The PlayStation Store
If you wanted to buy a PC game, there are so many options available to you. There are physical game retailers that you can choose from, then there are also various digital storefronts that are available to gamers. This has since created a pretty competitive place where sometimes, sales are offered on one platform which makes it more appealing.

Sony Patents A System That Lets Struggling Players Get Help From An Expert
We’ve all played games in the past where there are certain puzzles, levels, or boss fights that just feel impossible to beat. We’ve probably tried over and over again dozens of times, turned to walkthroughs, and in some cases, just give up. However, Sony thinks that they might have the answer to your problems.

Sony Has Stopped Selling DSLR Cameras
Back in the day, Sony was known for their Cyber-shot digital compact cameras, but after acquiring Minolta, the company started to develop its own DSLR cameras. This proved to be somewhat popular for a while, and later the company expanded to mirrorless cameras and then full frame mirrorless cameras.