Tag archive for ‘sony’
By admin On Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

Sony slashes PS3 pricing

Sony has slashed the price of its popular Playstation 3 console by $50. The cut affects both the 160GB and 320GB models, which are now priced at $249 and $299 respectively. In addition, a limited edition inFAMOUS More...

By admin On Thursday, August 4th, 2011

PS Vita will not come in 2011 after all

Sony has quashed rumors of an early fall US release date for the Playstation Vita, leaving its ardent fans disappointed until 2012. Sony revealed a lot of information about the Vita in June at E3, including its More...

By admin On Thursday, June 16th, 2011

PS3 users get 6 months of Music Unlimited

Sony is giving a gift to users who haven’t yet signed up for Music Unlimited. The streaming, subscription-based music service is kind of like Pandora’s online radio system, except users can search for More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

Sony gets booed at NGP AT&T announcement

Sony spent the first part of its pre-E3 press conference in damage control mode, but it was another announcement that caused the biggest crowd reaction. As expected, Sony spent a fair amount of time discussing what More...

By admin On Monday, May 9th, 2011

Sony pwned and owned yet again

Sony has been forced to remove the stolen names and partial addresses of 2,500 sweepstakes contestants posted on a hacked website owned by the Japanese-based corporation. The data reportedly originated from customers More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

Sony downs online games division after second attack

Sony has unceremoniously downed its online games division after positively identifying a second security breach. “Dear valued SOE customers, we have had to take the SOE service down temporarily,” the More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

Sony launches $250 3D camera, the Bloggie 3D

Sony’s dominance in the 3D market continues, now making the technology more accessible. The company has just launched the Bloggie 3D, one of the most affordable 3D digital cameras on the market today. Ringing More...

By admin On Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Sony will compensate users for PSN outage

Sony will offer PS3 users some sort of compensation for the long-running outage of the console’s online service. It is nearing 10 days since Sony first pulled the plug on its Playstation Network services, More...

By admin On Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Sony admits some PSN data was unencrypted

The ongoing saga of Sony’s massive data hack continues, and not in a good way for Sony. The company now admits some personal data did not have any encryption, meaning all it took was back-door access to user More...

By admin On Monday, April 25th, 2011

Anonymous says Sony is incompetent, denies PSN takedown

Cyber activists associated with Anonymous have categorically denied involvement in the downing of Sony’s PlayStation Network (PSN). “Sony [is saying that] the interruption in service may last into the More...