Microsoft To Pay Out $2 Billion in Windows Phone Support Payments?

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Microsoft is paying its hardware partners $2 billion to develop next-generation Windows Phones, according to one report. The figures, which include $1.2 billion in support for Galaxy S4 maker Samsung, $500 million in support for Sony, $600 million in support for Huawei and $300 million in support for other companies, is believed to be payments […]

Sony Confirms Windows Phone Rumors…Kind Of.

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After rumors that Sony and Microsoft are back together working on the next generation of Xperia smartphones that would run the latter’s Windows Phone operating system, a Sony European executive is now adding fuel to the fire. Sony Mobile’s Europe head Pierre Perron is now suggesting that the hardware-maker is exploring a multiple-OS strategy that […]

Users Will Need A PS3 Controller For PS Now

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PS Now, Sony’s upcoming cloud gaming service that will enable millions of users to play PS3 games on smartphones and more will require the PS3’s Dual Shock 3 controller. Sony revealed the requirement in a report from The Verge this afternoon, with Sony’s own John Koller saying that “[Gamers] need to have the DualShock to […]

Sony 4K Camcorder Brings Ultra HD to Consumers

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4K is still a new technology, and not only is it expensive to consume 4K content, but it’s sometimes even more expensive to produce it. However, Sony thinks it’s time to bring 4K production into the everyday home with its Handycam FDR-AX100 4K camcorder. The camcorder is able to shoot 4K video (4096×2160 resolution — […]

Sony Core Fitness Tracker Aims to Be Your New Daily Journal

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We’ve seen a plethora of fitness trackers here at CES 2014 this year, but Sony thinks there’s room for one more in the mix. The company’s new Core fitness wristband is one of the latest health and fitness gadgets to be displayed here in Las Vegas. The Core’s design is fairly unique. While the whole […]

Sony Xperia Z1s Hands On Video

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The Sony Xperia z1s is headed for a T-Mobile release later this month with a waterproof design, a host of excellent camera features and 32GB of storage. At CES 2014 we went hands on with the Sony Xperia Z1s to see how this new device lives up to the hype and to see what Sony […]

New PS4 Sales Could Crush Early Xbox One Euphoria

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New sales numbers for Sony’s PS4 gaming console could kill early excitement for Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console for a short time. Sony announced that the PS4 had racked up 4.2 million units sold as of December 28th. While that number might pale in comparison to the 80 million PS3s in homes, it places the […]

New Sony TV Service Could Put the Pause on Xbox One’s TV Ambitions

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Sony began its press briefing at least year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo by declaring the PS4 was all about the games. That was true until the company revealed that it’s planning to offer a robust live television and entertainment service could put even the Xbox One’s live television functionality to shame. The upcoming, and unnamed service, […]

How You’ll Play PS3 Games on the PS4: PS Now

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Sony’s PS4 console doesn’t allow users to play games made for previous systems but that may have just become irrelevant. That’s because the console will get the ability to play PS3 games thanks to a new game streaming service dubbed PS Now. Formally announced today at the company’s press event at the Consumer Electronics Show, […]

Sony Remembers It Has An Ecosystem, Will Offer $100 Coupon for PS4 and Xperia Z1S

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Sony makes computers, tablets, smartphones and the PS4, however the company does a pretty poor job of actually reaching across divisions and products to offer its users discounts and unique features. Well, while the company continues to work on exclusive compelling features it’s at least offering users discounts. The company announced that it’ll give users […]

Sony Introduces New VAIO Flip 11A 2-in-1

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Sony’s newly unveiled VAIO Flip 11A convertible could be the best way to experience Windows 8.1 as long as users aren’t concerned about heft and weight. Announced during the company’s press event at this year’s Consumer Electronic Show, the $799 tablet-turned ultrabook includes some of the best technology from across Sony’s different businesses. The VIAO […]

Sony Xperia Z1S Splashes Down on T-Mobile

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Today at CES 2014, Sony and T-Mobile announced a device that could wind up being the smartphone star of the show. The waterproof, T-Mobile exclusive Sony Xperia Z1S will settle in as the carrier’s flagship Sony smartphone and it will be splashing down on shelves in a few weeks on January 22nd. Last CES, Sony […]

PS4 Sales Beat The Xbox One’s Sales In The UK

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Sales of Sony’s PS4 gaming console topped those of Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console in the United Kingdom. At least, that’s according to sales numbers compiled by the Entertainment Retailers Association and cited in a new report by MCV. MCA’s numbers indicate that Sony sold 530,000 PS4 units last year. Those numbers easily hand the […]

Wearables Part of Sony’s New Year’s Resolution

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Bidding farewell to 2013, Sony Mobile teased consumers with its plans for 2014, which includes further ambitions to expand its offerings of wearable computing products. Though specific details were not given, Sony’s plans would match efforts from its rivals in the space, including Samsung and LG. “2014 is going to be an incredible year,” the […]

Sony-made Windows Phone Could Become Reality In 2014

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Microsoft’s in-house smartphone Windows Phone hardware could get some much-needed competition from Sony in the New Year. Citing sources with knowledge of talks between the two companies, The Information is reporting that Microsoft and Sony are engaged in talks that could usher in a new era of Sony-made Windows Phones next year. In fact, the […]

PS3 Users With PlayStation Plus To Get Free Bioshock & More

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PlayStation Plus users can look forward to a very busy January. Sony has announced that users with a PS4, PS3 and PS Vita will get free copies of BioShock Infinite and more. Detailed in a post on the PlayStation US Blog, PS3 Owners can expect free digital downloads of Devil May Cry, BioShock Infinite and Brothers: A […]

PS4 In Stock at Amazon for Christmas Delivery

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Those looking to snag a PlayStation 4 as a last minute Christmas gift will be happy to know that Sony’s PS4 is currently in stock at Amazon and is available to ship in time for Christmas next week. Since launch back in November, Sony’s PS4 has proven to be a difficult device to find, much […]

Sony Offers Huge Performance Upgrades to QX10, QX100 Lens Cameras

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Sony will be releasing a new firmware upgrade and a software update to the PlayMemories Mobile app for iOS and Android in the coming months that will offer significant performance gains to the QX10 and QX100 lens camera. The cameras are one of the most innovative, albeit clunky to use, camera in recent times. The […]

Best PS4 Accessories

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If you are looking for the best PS4 accessories, we’ve sorted through the growing number of items available to discover the PS4 accessories we’ve already purchased or are looking at buying to add to our PS4 experience. We expect to see more PS4 accessories come out in the next few months, but there are many […]