PlayStation 4 To Get Gestures, & More Copied Xbox One Features

The upcoming PlayStation eye accessory for the PlayStation 4.

It looks like Sony’s days of hinting that Microsoft’s Xbox One is less of a gaming powerhouse because of its extras are coming to an end. The company has now confirmed that PlayStation 4 users can expect voice and gesture control like their Xbox One counterparts. The company confirmed the coming features during its press […]

Sony Launching a Way to Let You Play PS3 Games on PS4?

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Sony PlayStation 4 users might not have to worry about the console not being backwards compatible with older PlayStation 3 games. It seems the company plans to allow users to stream the older console’s titles sometime next year. Speaking during the Tokyo Games Show roundtable today on IGN LIVE, Shuhei Yoshida said that users would […]

GTA 5 for PS4 & PC References Allegedly Found in Game Code

Code from a pirated GTA 5 game, allegedly shows a GTA 5 on PS4 reference.

GTA 5 for PS4 may be in the works, with a tip coming from code that appeared online from a pirated Xbox 360 version of the game. This alleged code also shows references for GTA 5 on PC. The GTA 5 release date is tomorrow, but early copies of the game went on sale over […]

Xperia Z1 Reign Short Lived as Sony Prepping Xperia Z2 Successor

As shown: The Waterproof Xperia Z1.

The problem with Android devices is that their lifespans are usually shorter than one year. Given that most American customers are stuck in a two-year contract, choosing an Android device at launch would mean that there may be two or three new devices that would get released before the customer they are able to renew […]

Sony Introduces Thinner, Longer Lasting PlayStation Vita

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After more than two years on the market, Sony has announced a refreshed version of the PlayStation Vita gaming console. In a press conference ahead of the Tokyo Games Show taking place September 19th through 22nd, the company has unveiled an updated handheld designed to breath new life into the giant’s handheld gaming empire. When […]

Sony Introduces New PlayStation Vita TV to Take on Apple TV

The PlayStation Vita TV

When Sony announced that it would only be bringing one new version of its PlayStation hardware to the living earlier this year, that wasn’t entirely accurate. Announced today, the Sony PlayStation Vita TV may have the name of a gaming console, but Sony is positioning it as a direct competitor to the Apple TV. Debuting […]

21 Megapixel Sony Xperia Z1 Officially Announced at IFA 2013

The Sony Xperia Z1

The Sony Xperia Z1 is Sony’s latest Android smartphone and it packs a punch thanks to a massive 20.1MP sensor and waterproof design that will allow users to take it pretty much anywhere for creative photography and fast sharing. Sony took to the stage at IFA 2013 to announce the new flagship phone this morning. […]

Sony VAIO Flip Announced, Looks To Take on Lenovo Yoga Series

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In an effort to take on Lenovo’s Yoga convertible laptop series, Sony announced the VAIO Flip today during their press conference at IFA 2013. The VAIO Flip is Sony’s first crack at a true convertible hybrid laptop tablet combination, and it can be folded into several different positions. And unlike, Lenovo’s offerings, the VAIO flip […]

Sony QX10 and QX100 Smartphone Lenses Official

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During Sony’s press conference at IFA 2013 in Berlin, the company just made official its heavily-leaked QX10 and QX100 smartphone lenses. These lenses are a bit different than just your normal DSLR glass, as they come with NFC and WiFi built in to easily pair with your smartphone, which means it doesn’t actually attach and […]

Power Player: Sony Xperia Z1 Specs Confirmed Ahead of IFA Launch

Leaked image of the Sony Xperia Z1 shows off unibody metal back.

The Sony Xperia Z1 just was prematurely announced thanks to a leaked press release ahead of the press event scheduled for September 4 in Berlin. The device, also known by its Honami code name, is designed to be Sony’s flagship phone and a successor to the Xperia Z that was launched earlier this year. Following […]

Sony Lens-Camera PR Video Leaks Ahead of IFA 2013 Launch

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With just hours to go before it’s set to take to the stage at IFA 2013, a video leak could give perspective Sony Lens-camera users their first in-depth look at the features of the two CyberShot of the first two models set to début tomorrow. In the video, which is now available on YouTube, a […]

GTA 5 on PS4: Sony Slips, Rockstar Retracts

GTA 5 on PS4 is not confirmed yet as a tweet from Sony earlier this week is a typo.

Sony excited the gaming world on Tuesday when the official Twitter account let slip news of GTA 5 on PS4 in what appeared to be the first official confirmation of GTA 5 on the PS4. This was big news as GTA 5 was previously confirmed for the PS3 and Xbox 360, with no talk of […]

Android 4.2 Update Breakdown: Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2 & More

Android 4.3 adds a new camera app and the ability to take photos with a volume key.

Last November, Google rolled out its second Android Jelly Bean update in the form of Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The software, which debuted immediately for Google’s Nexus devices, has slowly begun hitting devices from manufacturers like HTC and Samsung. And while companies are far more quiet than they have been in the past, there is […]

Xbox One Release Date Could Beat PS4

Watch the Xbox One unboxing video to see one of 20 current production Xbox One units in retail packaging.

The Xbox One release date still isn’t set in stone though Microsoft has confirmed the console’s arrival for November. Today though, we’re hearing about a possible Xbox One release date of November 8th which, if true, would mean that the Xbox One would beat Sony’s PlayStation 4 release date of November 15th. Microsoft confirmed the […]

Sony Teases Xperia i1 Ahead of September 4th Event, Again

Another teaser photo of the Sony Xperia i1.

Seems Sony wasn’t done after posting pictures of the upcoming Sony Xperia i1’s slim profile last week. Today, the company has returned to Twitter again, this time with a clear photo of the device’s rear-facing camera. Sony added the picture to its #bestofSony hashtag today. Although the device’s entire body can’t be seen, if Sony […]

iPhone, Android & iPad Gaming Overtake PSP Vita & Nintendo DS

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Although Sony’s intent to cut the price of PlayStation Vita and it’s memory cards didn’t completely come out of nowhere, a new report on iOS & Google Play Store games revenue points to another reason for the new pricing changes. The world’s two largest mobile platforms are devouring mobile gaming market share, and unfortunately for […]

Sony Teases Xperia i1 Ahead of September 4th Event

Sony is teasing the announcement of a new device on it's Twitter page.

With just days left until its next press conference, Sony Mobile is teasing a smartphone on its Twitter profile that looks suspiciously similar to the photography-centric Sony Xperia i1 smartphone previously known as the Honami i1. As part of its #bestofSony social marketing campaign, Sony posted just a glimpse of device turned on its side […]

PS4 Release Date Confirmed for November 15th

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Users looking forward to the start of the next generation of console gaming now have an official date to mark on their calendars if they’ve pre-ordered Sony’s next generation console. The PS4 release date is officially November 15th. Sony announced the PS4 release date just as it wrapped its press event at the GamesCom trade […]

Sony Focuses on PS4 Games at GameCom

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Microsoft might have had to work hard to get the attention of game developers and hardcore users at its Xbox One briefing at GamesCom 2013, but Sony continued to push the message it has all along: games, games and more affordable games. The company began its push with announcements for the PlayStation 4, although it didn’t […]