PS4 Apps Revealed: Sony Shares Video Apps and Services

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PlayStation 4 buyers won’t just have access to a large assortment of video games on the console’s launch day. On November 15th they’ll also have access to a range of applications enabling for a ton of different video services. Sony announced the assortment of applications this morning on the PlayStation Blog. The line-up includes more […]

PlayStation 4 Buyers Will Get Gift Cards and Free Subscriptions

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Users picking up their PlayStation 4 pre-orders next week won’t get just the console, its controller and all the necessary cables. Sony’s also throwing in gift cards for three of its online services absolutely free of charge. According to a blog post today by Sony, users buying the PlayStation 4 this holiday season will receive […]

Android 4.3 & Android 4.4 KitKat Updates Confirmed by Sony

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As promised, Sony has issued information about the upcoming Android 4.4 KitKat and Android 4.3 Jelly Bean updates that will be touching down for its Xperia smartphones and tablets in the future. While the company didn’t announce any timing for the Android 4.4 KitKat updates, it did confirm timing for its upcoming Android 4.3 Jelly […]

PlayStation 3 Sales Eclipse 80 Million Units

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Sony announced today that it has sold 80 million PlayStation 3 consoles since the gaming console’s initial launch seven years ago. Just a week or so before the official launch of the PlayStation 4, Sony was able to edge past the milestone and catch up with Microsoft’s own 80 million Xbox 360 consoles sold that […]

Mobile Tech Patent Wars Heat Up Again

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Just when you thought the Patent Wars between the mobile tech titans had receded into a place in your memory it looks like a new battle is brewing. A consortium of companies including Microsoft, Apple, RIM, Ericsson, and Sony, filed a number of lawsuits aimed at Google and seven of its Android partners (Asustek, HTC, […]

PS4 Games Deal Teased for Release Day

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PlayStation 3 users upgrading to the new PlayStation 4 won’t be able to update to PlayStation 4 versions of their favorite titles on the cheap, however they may be in for an even better deal. According to a post on Redditt, Target will allow PlayStation 4 users to buy two games and get a third […]

Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4: Game Sharing

The PS4 beats the Xbox One in consumer interest based on search trends.

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 will compete on a few different fronts when they launch this November. The biggest front is on graphics capabilities. Fans of each console have compared screenshots and video footage from each console for weeks. Of course, neither fans nor industry insiders have been able to come to a valid […]

Android 4.4 KitKat Update Release Date Breakdown

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Yesterday, Google finally took the curtain down from around its Nexus 5 and the Android 4.4 KitKat update. As expected, Google detailed the Android 4.4 KitKat update roll out for Nexus owners, however, it was uncharacteristically joined by a number of manufacturers who also announced their plans for the Android 4.4 KitKat update. Here, we […]

PlayStation 4 Launch Title Lineup Revealed

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Today, Sony announced its launch lineup of games that will be available for the PlayStation 4 on November 15. Frankly, we’re a little surprised that it’s taken this long for the company to unveil the list, as we’ve known about the Xbox One side for a while now. Nonetheless, PlayStation gamers can finally get a […]

Sony Releases Trove of New PlayStation 4 Information

The PS4 price is set for $100 less than the Xbox One price.

There are just two weeks left until Sony starts selling the PlayStation 4 to users in North America. To celebrate, the company has posted a huge amount of detailed information about how the console works in a new FAQ. The new FAQ, which is now available on the PlayStation Blog’s US counterpart, discusses everything about […]

PlayStation 4 Controller Shipping Now Ahead of Official Launch

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The PlayStation 4 doesn’t officially ship out until November 15, but customers who pre-ordered PS4 controllers are already receiving them ahead of the official launch. Those who pre-ordered DualShock 4 controllers from Amazon and GameStop are already receiving them on their doorsteps. If you pre-ordered, but have yet to receive it, they might already be […]

PS4 Game Sharing Details Arrive as Release Nears

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The PS4, Sony’s next-generation gaming console, might have scored a few laughs when it released a video depicting game sharing on the Xbox One as too complicated, however the company has yet to detail how digital game sharing on its console will work. Until now. This past weekend the company added a new FAQ, or […]

Sony Talks Features Coming in Day One PlayStation 4 Update

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Users purchasing a PlayStation 4 on launch day will definitely want to plug in the console to an internet connection the moment they get it home. That’s because Sony is issuing a day one patch that’ll add a ton of essential features to the console. Sony detailed the features on its PlayStation Blog today. While […]

Sony to Debut Two New Xperia Phones in November, One With 8 Cores

Sony launched its flagship Xperia Z1 smartphone just under two months ago and it is rumored that the Japanese firm will be debuting two more phones in the Xperia family next month in China.

After unveiling its flagship Xperia Z1 under two months ago, Sony is rumored to continue its phone launch on November 12 at an event in China where the electronics giant will debut two new Xperia models. Of the new devices, the Tianchi is the more interesting of the two, featuring an 8-core processor. Despite its […]

$29 Battlefield 4 and $49.99 Wiis at GameStop on Black Friday

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As a leaked advertisement for its upcoming Black Friday event reveals, GameStop is pulling out all the stops in getting gamers in stores to spend money. Upcoming deals included everything from copies of the upcoming Battlefield 4 for just $29.99 to offering pre-owned iPhone 3Gs devices for $89.99. All told, the deals in the advertisement, […]

PS3 Overtakes Xbox 360 to Become Best-Selling Console in the US

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Sony has finally broken Microsoft’s 32-month streak when the Xbox 360 was the best-selling gaming console in the US, according to the NPD Group (via Gamesindustry.biz). The firm notes that the GTA 5 500GB PS3 bundle was most likely the cause of Sony’s console gaining the top spot, as GTA 5 was a huge seller during […]

Sony’s New Qi Wireless Charging Tech Could Charge a Phone in 1-Hour

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Sony is working on a new wireless charging technology based on the Qi standard that could shorten wireless charging time to as little as an hour. Sony is able to achieve these rapid charging times since the new wireless charging devices and accessories are able to use more current to charge phones and tablets. According […]

Where to Play the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 Right Now

The PS4 beats the Xbox One in consumer interest based on search trends.

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 entertainment consoles won’t arrive at consumer’s homes for about another month but that doesn’t mean that users have to wait until then to try them out. Starting today, users can be one of the first to try the PlayStation 4 by heading to one of company’s retail stores throughout […]

Sony Concedes to US Smartphone Market, Will Focus Elsewhere

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The US smartphone market is extremely competitive with the iPhone and Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones in charge, just ask HTC, and they aren’t the only ones struggling. Today we’ve learned that Sony has no intentions on even attempting to put up a fight. Knowing the US market will be tough to penetrate the company has confirmed […]

Android 4.3 & Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Update Roundup

Nexus devices are already running Android 4.3.

Last year, Google announced the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update alongside the Nexus 4. Earlier this year, the company announced Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with the new Nexus 7, an update that replaced Android 4.2 as the most current version. With Android 4.4 KitKat on the way, and both Android 4.3 and Android 4.2 still […]