Authorities in the UK arrested six teenagers this week for attempting to attack several major websites using Lizard Squad's hacking for hire tools. All six are out currently on bail.
Sony may have only recently announced the Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4, and the Xperia Z4V, but there are now rumors of a family of Xperia Z5 devices being revealed before the end of 2015. Here's everything we think we know about them.
It appears Sony may be continuing its awkward bi-yearly flagship smartphone launch schedule, if a new tweet hinting at the Xperia Z5 coming to IFA 2015 is to be believed. The company will reveal all during the IFA tech show next week.
Sony showed off its plane-shaped drone this week, sending it tearing through the sky after performing a steady vertical take-off. The machine is aimed at industry, though if we shout loud enough they might put one out for consumers, too.
Sony is preparing the next major update to the PlayStation 4's system software, but first it wants a little help from the players. For the first time, Sony is looking for volunteers to take an early look at the next update.
Sony has announced the SmartBand 2, the sequel to its original fitness band, that comes with several new features including a heart rate monitor, plus a new strap design. It's ready to go on sale in September.
Sony's A7 mirrorless full-frame cameras are an exercise in sophisticated engineering. The tear-down team at iFixit took apart the new A7R II and found that it is indeed a feat of engineering. It's also very difficult to repair, if you aren't Sony.
Sony and Microsoft confirmed that they will publish Japanese versions of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, taking over regional publishing duties from Activision. The game features voice acting from Jeff Goldblum, Heather Graham, and Ron Perlman.
After last year's inaugural PlayStation Experience event took place in Las Vegas, Sony has decided to move the celebration of all things PlayStation to San Francisco. Expect new game demos, announcements, and the Capcom Cup.
Stop! Don't upgrade your Vaio to Windows 10, as the drivers aren't ready. Sony is working on them though, despite the fact that it doesn't own the business any more, just give it a couple more months.
Sony's PlayStation Plus service will increase in price in Europe starting next month for users who subscribe on a monthly or quarterly basis.
Sony has announced the Xperia M5, an impressive waterproof smartphone with a high-end spec sheet that includes a 21.5-megapixel rear camera, a 13-megapixel selfie cam, and a 5-inch 1080p screen.
Sony has announced the Xperia C5 Ultra, a new smartphone that ticks all the trending boxes. It has a massive 6-inch screen, a 13-megapixel selfie camera with a flash, and super slim screen bezels.
Media Molecule's Tearaway Unfolded will soon be on the PlayStation 4, and to implement Vita-centric features. The developers are also releasing a companion app for taking pictures and designing papercraft.
As a whole, Sony reported very positive financial results, with several of the company's divisions reporting substantial growths. Unfortunately, the mobile division was not one of them, with the division reporting further losses.