Sony pumps up flagship phone, PS4 remote play before NYC event - CNET

Ahead of its October 9 "Great Demand" event, the company releases nine videos that focus on products such as its Xperia Z3 flagship phone and its Smartband Talk wearable fitness tracker.

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Sony is shutting down PlayStation Home in North America, too

It was only a matter of time. When word came down that Sony was shuttering the PlayStation 3 virtual space, PlayStation Home, in Japan earlier this year, the service's domestic days were likely numbered as well. Citing a "shifting landscape" as the.. ...

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Tales of Xillia 2 (for PlayStation 3)

Tales of Xillia 2 features the best combat in the series to date, but the novel approach to plot progression, flat storytelling, and awkward design choices weaken what is otherwise a very fun game.

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4 days ago
Hack May Enable PS4 Remote Play on all Android Devices: Stream Machines

This month Sony unveiled its Xperia Z3 line of mobile devices. To make these devices enticing, Sony promised that the three devices ? the Z3, the Z3 Compact phone and the Z3 Tablet Compact ? will…

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Access PlayStation Plus on PS4 for Free This Weekend

Try PS4 multiplayer for free this weekend, ahead of the October launch of Sony's PlayStation TV mini console.

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6 days ago
PlayStation Now arrives on PS3 in Open Beta form

At the end of July, Sony opened the doors to the open beta of PlayStation Now for PS4 owners. Now that same privilege is also available for the PlayStation 3 faithful, giving them access to as much as 150 PS3 titles without having to worry about disc ...

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8 days ago
PlayStation Now expands to PS3, subscription plans still being worked on

Sony has extended its PlayStation Now Open Beta phase in the US to include PlayStation 3. That means owners of PS3 consoles can now access the cloud gaming service like their PS4-touting peers. PlayStation Now offers a wide variety of PS3 games to pl ...

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9 days ago
PS4 Remote Play port gives other Xperias a fighting chance

Sony might have just killed off PlayStation Mobile, but it is taking another stab at gaming on Android, this time from a different angle. While its PlayStation4 Remote Play app might officially be limited to its new Xperia Z3 family of devices, one d ...

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20 days ago
Buy 'Destiny' on PS3 or Xbox 360 and upgrade to new-gen for free

The wait is almost over: Destiny, former Halo-developer Bungie's ambitious shooter, releases this coming Tuesday. If you're holding out on it because you don't have a PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, though, there's no reason. Bungie has announced that...

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22 days ago
Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn (for PlayStation 3)

It's Dynasty Warriors with a Mobile Suit Gundam paint job. In other words, it's fun for fans of the legendary anime, but everyone else who wants to battle thousand-men armies may want to look at Dynasty Warriors 8 instead.

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25 days ago
Sony PS4 Remote Play and Game Control Mount coming to Z3 devices

Sony has announced that its new Z3 lineup will exclusively get PS4 Remote Play, a service that has so far only worked with the Vita. The console will detect your Z3 device over WiFi and unlock it, letting you play with a DualShock4 wireless...

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25 days ago
Sony's Xperia Z3 trio bring PS4 Remote Play

Sony has introduced its new trio of Z3 devices, the Xperia Z3 flagship smartphone and its smaller sibling, the Xperia Z3 Compact, as well as the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact 8-inch slate. All three devices bring with them PlayStation 4 Remote Play, the f ...

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Sony says PlayStation Network back online - CNET

The network was temporarily interrupted by a distributed denial of service attack on Sunday. The incident also included a security threat over Twitter that targeted a plane carrying a Sony executive.

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August 27th
PlayStation Network down: it’s overwhelming!

This afternoon some malicious folks have attacked the PlayStation Network (PSN). Sony has suggested that network issues are being worked on right this minute, and theyll continue to be worked on until the whole mess is fixed. So go about your busines ...

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August 27th
Hackers who took PSN offline issued bomb threat for SOE president’s flight | Games | Geek.com

Yesterday gamers booting up their PS3 or PS4 were frustrated to find that the PlayStation Network was down for maintenance. But this wasn’t scheduled downtime, it was the work of hackers targeting Sony’s […]

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August 27th
PlayStation Network Recovers from Hack and More Tech News

Hackers target Sony and several other online game networks, Apple replaces iPhone 5 batteries for free, and Ralph Lauren debuts a high-tech Polo shirt at the U.S. Open.

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August 26th
PlayStation Network goes down following cyberattacks (update 2: Xbox as well)

Sony may be experiencing a few unpleasant flashbacks this weekend. Both the PlayStation Network and Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) are slowly recovering from a denial of service attack that flooded their server connections, kicking many gamers...

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August 26th
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