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Sony revealed the logo for the PlayStation 5

Sony’s keynote at CES PlayStation division’s Jim Ryan had to share that was not already known was the PS5’s brand new logo. Sony finally revealed its newly designed PS logo for the PlayStation 5 at CES 2020 on Monday. However, it is apparent the company did not spend a lot of time, money, or effort […]

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PlayStation 4 overtakes the original PS to become the second-best selling console of all time

Sony’s PlayStation 4 has become the second best-selling console of all time, surpassing the original PlayStation, which sold 102.5 million units. The PlayStation 4 reached its peak a while ago, hitting the 100 million sales milestone last July and cementing its lead in the current console generation. The fourth iteration of Sony’s gaming console has […]

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PlayStation 4 update delivers 16-player parties and Android Remote Play for all

Sony has rolled out its latest Playstation 4 update, system update 7.0 will be released globally this week. The new firmware update will offer updated party features, including 16-player parties, chat transcription and improved audio quality. In addition, the improved back-end also improves network connectivity which should resolve most of the connectivity issues when connecting […]

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Sony offers hope on PS4 console cross-play

Sony has put up a lot of resistance in allowing cross-platform play on its PlayStation 4 platform. Games like Fortnite, ARK: Survival Evolved, and Fallout 76 have all been denied access to the cross-platform playground by Sony. However, with the next-generation console wars starting to heat up and the PS4’s lifecycle winding down, the walls […]

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Sony and Yamaha are making a self-driving cart for theme parks

Sony is partnering with Yamaha on the SC-1 Sociable Cart, an expansion of the concept designed for entertainment purposes like theme parks, golf courses and “commercial facilities.” The new version seats five people instead of three (and in greater comfort), lasts longer through replaceable batteries and uses additional image sensors to improve its situational awareness. […]

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LG and Sony are struggling to sell smartphones

According to their latest financial results, both Sony and LG’s smartphone divisions are struggling to sell devices. LG’s Mobile Communications division reported sales of $1.38 billion a 21.3% decline compared to the same period last year. LG said it expects improvement in the third quarter when new products launch and there is a greater demand […]

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Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony collectively speak out against Trump’s tariffs on gaming consoles

Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo have joined forces to tell the U.S. government that its newly-proposed tariffs on goods imported from China would hurt consumers, put jobs at risk, and stifle innovation, according to a joint letter sent by the companies to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. In the joint letter dated June 17, […]