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Sony teases upcoming Xperia XZ4 smartphone
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 14:31

Sony teases upcoming Xperia XZ4 smartphone


"Embrace a new perspective"

While we pretty much have most of the details for the upcoming flagship smartphones that will be unveiled before or at the MWC 2019 show, Sony is still teasing its Xperia XZ4.

Sony boosts 3D sensor production
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 02 January 2019 12:31

Sony boosts 3D sensor production


Aiming for smartphones

Sony is betting big on people wanting to take 3D pictures on their smartphones and is boosting production of next-generation 3D sensors.

Sony celebrates Playstation 4 5th anniversary
Published in Gaming


New COD: Black Ops 4 bundle and some stats so far

Sony is celebrating the fifth birthday of the Playstation 4 and has both announced a  new bundle and revealed some numbers regarding the aging console.

Cloud depends on magnetic tape
Published in Cloud
Thursday, 18 October 2018 11:50

Cloud depends on magnetic tape

 

The more things change, the more they stay the same

New cloud technology is still largely dependant on century old magnetic tape, and unfortunately, there are not the makers around that there used to be.

Sony finally admits it does not own Bach
Published in News
Tuesday, 18 September 2018 10:15

Sony finally admits it does not own Bach

 

Promises to stop suing those who play with their G string

Music publishing company Sony has finally admitted that it does not really own the entire works of Bach and will stop suing those who insist on playing his pieces. 

Sony unveils flagship Xperia XZ3 at the IFA 2018 show
Published in Mobiles


First Sony's OLED smartphone coming in September

As expected and rumored earlier, Sony has unveiled its newest flagship at the IFA 2018 show in Berlin, the Xperia XZ3 with a six inch curved OLED screen and using the Snapdragon 845 SoC.

Sony’s smartphone business shrinks by half
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 01 August 2018 11:49

Sony’s smartphone business shrinks by half


In other news, Sony still has a smartphone business

The latest earnings report from Sony indicates the company's already tiny smartphone business has shrunk by almost half.

Sony announces new IMX586 smartphone camera sensor
Published in Mobiles


48-megapixels coming to phones in September

Sony has announced its latest CMOS sensor for smartphones, the 48-megapixel IMX586, which should start showing up in smartphones as early as September 2018.

Sony H8526 gives glimpse of Snapdragon 855
Published in Mobiles


Double single score performance since SD 835

Sony has a very tight relationship with Qualcomm and it is one of the early adopters and 4G MIMO innovators in the market. The last H8526 codenamed device has shown up at Geekbench and performed some 30 percent faster than Snapdragon 845 powered XZ2 phones.

Sony becomes a super publisher
Published in News
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 09:51

Sony becomes a super publisher


Gains control of EMI

Sony said on Tuesday it would pay about $2.3 billion to gain control of EMI, becoming the world's largest music publisher in an industry that has found new life on the back of streaming services.