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Gaming

Sony unlocks seventh PS4 core

According to data buried in a recent update for the FMOD audio tool released earlier this month, Sony has quietly released an SDK that will maintain Playstation 4's supremacy over Microsoft's Xbox One in graphics capabilities.
Gaming

Sony reveals 30 million PS4 sales since launch

Sony has revealed 30 million PS4 sales since launch, double Microsoft's 15.1 million Xbox One sales in the same time period. The news comes weeks before the holiday season rush, where several big titles are set to launch on PS4.
Computing

An unofficial app will soon let you stream PS4 games to your PC

An independent developer is working to make remote play between the PlayStation 4 and PC hardware a reality, but it remains to be seen whether Sony will block his efforts.
Photography

DxO One camera app adds new shooting modes, Apple Watch support

The DxO One is an add-on camera for iPhone that shoots high-quality images. It may be the best one yet – it sports a high-quality 1-inch sensor, and DxO claims full-frame DSLR-like image quality – but it won't come cheap.
Business

Despite rumors, Sony is not working on an in-house chip

Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai denies recent rumors concerning a possible in-house chip and the sale of Sony's mobile business.
Gaming

Sony confirms PlayStation 2 emulation coming to PS4

Sony has confirmed that PlayStation 2 backwards compatibility is coming to the PlayStation 4 (actually, it already has), though it has offered no details yet on the extent of the compatibility and the form it will take.
Business

No smartphone processors from Sony confirms CEO Kazuo Hirai

Hopes of having a Sony-made processor inside a future version of one of its Xperia smartphones have been dashed after the company's CEO, Kazuo Hirai, denied all related rumors in an interview.
Gaming

Xbox One vs. PS4: Which console is king in 2015? 4:21

We pit the Sony PlayStation 4 against Microsoft’s Xbox One in 10 different categories, ranging from apps to controllers, in an effort to uncover which system is truly better.
Mobile

A future Xperia smartphone may have a Sony-made processor inside

A new rumor suggests Sony is interested in making its own smartphone processors, potentially shifting away from Qualcomm and MediaTek. It has apparently already started the design process.
Gaming

Did ISIS use PlayStation Network to plan the Paris attacks? [updated]

ISIS terrorists may have used the online chat function of the PlayStation 4 in order to plan the horrific, coordinated attacks on Paris this past weekend, according to Belgian authorities.
Mobile

Sony’s e-ink FES Watch goes on sale this week

Sony is launching its popular e-ink watch in Japan this week. The FES watch was the first project on the company's internal crowdfunding site, reaching its target goal within a few days and leading to more successful watch projects.
Movies & TV

YouTube superhero The Flying Man is headed to the silver screen

Sony Pictures has purchased the rights to YouTube short film The Flying Man, aiming to adapt the ten-minute superhero vigilante film into a feature-length film for the silver screen.