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Microsoft and Sony team up to fight Google
Published in Gaming


Looking at cloud-based gaming.

Software king of the world Microsoft and Sony are partnering on cloud-based gaming services in an area where they have been traditional rivals.

AMD in PlayStation 5 is no surprise
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 02 May 2019 09:13

AMD in PlayStation 5 is no surprise


We knew it five + years ago

The story is straightforward. Ever since Playstation One, Sony didn’t want to use Nvidia for various reasons nor did Nvidia wantto settle for low console margins offered by Sony.

Sony jumps into bed with AMD: next-gen Playstation details emerge
Published in Gaming


AMD confirms Zen 2 CPU and Navi GPU

After endless rumors regarding the next-generation Playstation console, Sony has now officially revealed a bit more details, with AMD confirming Zen 2 CPU architecture and Navi GPU architecture.

Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony investigated over game service
Published in News


British watchdog growls that online services might be unfair to gamers.

The UK's Competition and Markets Authority [CMA] is investigating Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony to see if their online service practices violate consumer protection law.

Vaio notebooks return to Europe
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 02 April 2019 16:54

Vaio notebooks return to Europe


Where have you been all this time?

Sony's spinoff – the Vaio Corporation – has released two notebook PCs, after an absence from the main European markets for a number of years.

Sony shutters plant in Beijing
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 28 March 2019 12:41

Sony shutters plant in Beijing


Wants to make its smartphones profitable again

Sony will close its smartphone plant in Beijing in the next few days as the outfit aims to cut costs.

Anthem victims could get a refund
Published in Gaming
Wednesday, 06 March 2019 12:03

Anthem victims could get a refund


If you ask Sony for it

After a weekend of woe from PS4 users who splashed out on the new Anthem game, Sony has said that it will return their money – no questions asked.

Sony to increase chip engineer hires
Published in News
Thursday, 21 February 2019 12:31

Sony to increase chip engineer hires


Expanding chip operations

Sony is expanding its chip operations and will assign 40 percent of its new engineer hires in Japan over the next two years.

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.