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

Cheaper 4K TVs Added To Sony's Lineup
If you are thinking about purchasing a new 4K TV from Sony then you will be glad to find out that the company has added some cheaper models to its 2016 4K TV lineup. Earlier this year it showed off some of its flagship models which are quite expensive but these new models are geared more towards the average consumer who doesn’t have too much money to burn on a […]

PlayStation Vue Android App Released
Sony had promised about a week ago that its PlayStation Vue TV streaming service will be launching on Android, and so it’s here. The PlayStation Vue app for Android has been released today and it provides access to live TV channels on Android smartphones and tablets via a PlayStation Vue subscription. Some new features and updates for Vue on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 have also been announced today.

Sony Reminds Gamers That PlayStation VR Pre-Orders Ends June 30
The Sony PlayStation VR will be officially launching on the 13th of October and if you’re hoping to get your hands on the device in time, Sony has reminded users that the 30th of June is the last day that you can pre-order the headsets, otherwise you’ll have to wait until the device has officially gone on sale to purchase it.

Sony PlayStation Vue TV Streaming Service Likely Crossed Major Milestone
In case you were not aware, Sony is now also in the business of streaming TV channels on the internet. It launched the PlayStation Vue TV streaming service over a year ago and a new report suggests that the service has crossed a major milestone. It’s believed that PlayStation Vue now has more than 100,000 paying subscribers.

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Sony Working On Robot That Can Form 'Emotional Bond' With Humans
Sony has revealed that it’s working on a new robot that is capable of forming an “emotional bond” with humans. The company made this revelation during its corporate strategy meeting earlier today. Sony CEO Kaz Hirai mentioned that the company has set up a new organization within Sony back in April that’s focused on robotics and that this organization is now working towards a proper business launch.

Sony Will No Longer Support Ustream On The PlayStation 4
Gamers on the PS4 have a variety of ways in which they will be able to stream content. One of those ways was through Ustream, but unfortunately it looks like that will no longer be possible as Sony has announced that come 1st of August, 2016, Ustream will no longer be a supported feature on the PS4.

Sony’s Marshmallow Beta Has A ‘Slow Charging’ Feature.
These days, companies like Qualcomm and Samsung are introducing fast charging technology to their hardware. The idea is that while we are still quite a distance away from smartphones that can last an entire week without charging, having a phone that charges to 100% in an hour would be a welcome alternative.

Apple Adds RAW Support To OS X For 15 DSLR Cameras
For professional photographers, shooting in RAW during an assignment is almost always the standard operating procedure. For those who aren’t professionals, the reason for shooting in RAW is that it doesn’t get processed by the camera’s image processing engine, meaning that the image captured isn’t compressed or filtered.

PlayStation Vue Android Launch Confirmed For Next Week
Sony has confirmed that its PlayStation Vue TV streaming service is expanding to Roku devices today. It has also confirmed when the service is going to be launched for Android devices. Sony decided to add support for Roku devices after launching PlayStation Vue nationwide, users provided feedback to the company that they wanted the service to have support for both Roku and Android.

Sony’s PS4 Neo Won’t Shorten The PS4’s Lifecycle
Last week Sony confirmed that they were working on an upgraded PS4 which many have referred to as the PS4 Neo. Now with the upgraded hardware, we’re sure some gamers are wondering, does this mean that their PS4 that they bought less than 5 years ago is more or less dead in the water?

Insomniac Confirms Spider-Man’s E3 Trailer Was All In-Game Footage
Last week during E3 2016, Sony showed off a trailer to a new Spider-Man game that would be arriving on the PS4, and from what we saw the game looked fantastic. However given that it is a trailer, there is a good chance that what we were looking at were cinematics, or maybe enhanced graphics to make the game look more compelling.

The New ‘God Of War’ Will Not Have Multiplayer
During E3 2016 last week, Sony announced a new God of War title. The game looked good and it also looked different. This is because the latest installment in the franchise introduced Kratos’ son, and because he is now a father, Kratos appears to be a lot more subdued in this game compared to previous God of War titles.

PlayStation VR Pre-Orders Appear To Be A Hit In Japan
Sony finally confirmed at E3 2016 when it’s going to release PlayStation VR and when pre-orders are going to begin. It’s already expecting the virtual reality headset to be in short supply at launch owing to significant demand, and that assumption just might be true. PlayStation VR pre-orders have gone live in Japan and seeing how many people have lined up outside stores to sign up for one, it appears […]

4K PlayStation 4 Neo Will Reportedly Beat 4K Xbox One To Market This Year
Both Sony and Microsoft have confirmed that they are working on more powerful versions of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, but they are yet to confirm precisely when these consoles will be released. One big advantage these consoles will have over existing models is that they will have support for native 4K gaming and the power boost required for an enhanced virtual reality experience. A new report suggests that […]