Smartphones are giving way to smart feature phones
Published in Mobiles

At least in poorer countries

Millions of first-time internet consumers are ignoring the smartphone dream of Steve Jobs in favour of something that does the job better and cheaper.

Sony surprises Wall Street with good results
Published in Gaming

Gaming still down

Sony surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street by reporting  a record first quarter operating profit despite the slowing gaming business.

Sony not giving up on smartphones
Published in Mobiles

Tells investors to go forth and multiply

Sony has told its investors that it will not be giving up on smartphones, despite them thinking that it is a waste of cash and effort.

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

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

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

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

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.