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Sony to launch smartphone games in 2018: Report

Sony Corp plans to release five or more smartphone games around late March 2018, the Nikkei business daily said on Thursday.

PlayStation VR headgear to be launched in October at $399

PlayStation VR headgear to be launched in October at $399

Sony plans to make virtual reality -- long the stuff of films cast off into a distant future -- mainstream with the October release of PlayStation VR headgear priced at $399.

PlayStation launches separate messaging app

PlayStation launches separate messaging app

Players can also exchange themed stickers.

PlayStation touts virtual reality and big name games

Sony late on Monday proclaimed a `new era` of PlayStation gaming complete with big-name games and the dawn of virtual reality on its powerful PlayStation 4 consoles.

Sony trims loss forecast after strong Q3 on higher sensor sales

Japan`s Sony Corp said its net annual loss will likely be smaller than previously forecast after cost cuts and strong sales of its image sensors and PlayStation video game consoles helped its third-quarter profit beat estimates.

Sony says PlayStation still has problems, gradually coming back online

The hacker activist group known as Lizard Squad has claimed responsibility for disrupting both the PlayStation Network and Microsoft Corp`s Xbox Live on Christmas Day. Service was restored to Xbox Live on Friday.

Sony works for third day to restore PlayStation after attack

Sony Corp worked for a third day on Saturday to restore services to its PlayStation network as the FBI said it was looking into the disruption, which began on Christmas Day.

Sony's PlayStation store victim of cyber attack: Report

Sony said users faced difficulty accessing the PlayStation network between 8:52 a.m. and 11:18 a.m. Tokyo time on Monday (6:52 p.m.-9:18 p.m. ET on Sunday) and the issue had been resolved. 

Sony PlayStation chief hopes games unit can raise profit outlook this year

Sony had sold more than 10 million PlayStation 4 game consoles as of Aug. 13.

Microsoft Xbox One launched in Japan; fails to pull crowd

The Japanese launch of Microsoft`s Xbox One fell flat on Thursday, with journalists covering the debut far outnumbering buyers.

Sony PlayStation Network taken down by attack

The company said in a posting on its PlayStation blog that no personal information of the network was accessed in the attack, which overwhelmed the system with heavy traffic.

Sony back at top of console sales after eight years: Report

Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) sold 18.7 million PlayStation 4 (PS4) systems and other game consoles for the fiscal year to March, the Nikkei business daily said, to Nintendo`s 16.31 million units.

Sony new VAIO laptops reach Indian stores

The Playstation-maker has also introduced onsite support for all VAIO models beginning July 2012.

Protecting content made it hackers` target: Sony

In April, details of 77 million Sony PlayStation videogame user accounts were leaked.

Japan must wait for full restoration of PlayStation: Sony

Sony said it would restore all PlayStation services by the end of the week, except in Japan, S Korea.

Sony begins restoring PlayStation

Sony said a range of new security measures have been introduced to avoid security breach.

Sony seen facing long battle to regain trust after data breach

Sony Corp will need time to restore trust in its online security systems.

Sony to launch PlayStation smartphone in spring

Sony`s PlayStation Portable smartphone is set to be launched in North America and Europe soon.

Sony`s PlayStation is `poison` to children: Chavez

Sony`s PlayStation video game console is "poison" and leads children down the capitalist "road to hell," Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said.