Sony
Gaming

Helldivers coming to Steam in December with bundled expansions 1:18

After premiering for PlayStation consoles earlier this year, Arrowhead's co-op twin-stick shooter Helldivers is coming to PC platforms via Steam in December, with Sony in charge of publishing.
Photography

Sony brings A7 II up to date with new firmware, adds phase detect AF and 14-bit RAW

Sony has a free update for its A7 II mirrorless full-frame camera that turns on important new features, including phase detection autofocusing and 14-bit uncompressed RAW support. It can also now autofocus select Canon lenses.
Gaming

Sony adds over 100 games to PlayStation Now, including Capcom classics 1:18

Sony has greatly expanded its PlayStation Now streaming subscription service, adding more than 100 PlayStation 3 games to its unlimited-play lineup including dozens of titles from Capcom.
Gaming

How to connect PS4’s DualShock 4 controller to a PC 1:13

Gaming with a keyboard and mouse can often frustrate even the most patient gamers. Swap out the traditional hardware for that DualShock 4 controller sitting on your coffee table with our step-by-step breakdown for connecting a…
Mobile

Bond wouldn’t carry Android, Daniel Craig says, declines $50M product placement

James Bond actor Daniel Craig rejected two major offers from Sony and Samsung to carry Android phones in Spectre, apparently having issues with their quality. In a comment, Craig said "James Bond only uses the best."
Movies & TV

Spectre poised to end Daniel Craig’s James Bond run on a box office high note

The box office is getting ready for Spectre. When the latest James Bond film opens stateside next weekend, it is expected to gross $80 million. The film has already sparked buzz with its massive ticket sales in the U.K.
Gaming

Mass Effect 2, Magicka 2 free for PlayStation Plus members in November 0:32

Sony announced that it will give away free digital copies of BioWare's sci-fi epic Mass Effect 2 for PlayStation Plus members in November, along with other featured games like Magicka 2 and Beyond Good & Evil.
Mobile

Sony reports $280M net profit in Q2, but mobile sector continues to struggle

Sony reported a strong $280 million in net profit for the three month period ending on Sept 31, but its mobile business continues to struggle reporting a loss of $172 million. Its sensor and entertainment sectors made up for the mobile…
Mobile

Sony now owns Toshiba’s image sensor factory in Japan

Sony and Toshiba have announced a deal in which Sony will acquire Toshiba's image sensor factory in Japan. The deal is believed to be worth $166 million, and will strengthen Sony's already considerable influence in the market.
Gaming

Sony hints at expanded PSN features, PS1 and PS2 Classics on PS4

An online poll recently issued to a limited number of PlayStation 4 owners suggests that Sony plans to roll out several long-requested features for the PlayStation Network, including the ability for players to change their usernames.
Mobile

Toshiba is close to selling its image sensor business to Sony for $165 million

Toshiba is close to selling its image sensor business to Sony for about $165 million, according to sources close to the matter. The purchase of Toshiba’s sensor arm would signal Sony’s focus on maintaining its strong position in the…
Mobile

Sony reaffirms position in mobile business, opens first factory in 20 years

Sony has confirmed plans to open a new mobile factory in Thailand, its first in 20 years. It is a big step for the Japanese company, which recently said it would drop out of the mobile business if it did not reach a profit in 2016.