Sony TVs will be able to buy, stream Sony Pictures movies

Sony’s Ultra app will run on its new HDR TVs to allow you to buy and stream Sony Pictures movies. The roughly 40-50 title starting lineup include the following: Chappie Elysium Fury The Walk Salt Men in Black 3 Pineapple Express Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon Hancock After Earth The app will launch in the U.S….

TechSummit Rewind #024: May 30th, 2015

Editor’s Note: This is the TechSummit Rewind, a daily recap of the top technology stories. Sony’s Xperia Z4 goes global as Z3+ Sony’s newest flagship is the Xperia Z4, at least for Japan. For everyone else, the Z4 will be the Z3+, which will launch in June. Sony has pretty much reissued the Z3 with…

TechSummit Rewind #007: January 7th, 2014

Editor’s Note: This is the TechSummit Rewind, which allows you to hit pause on the tech news wire. A first look of Canary’s web connected home security system’s app Canary is an all-seeing, all-knowing, internet-connected home security system that obliterated its funding target to raise almost $2 million. Now, if we were the folks behind…

TechSummit Rewind #006: January 6th, 2014

Editor’s Note: This is the TechSummit Rewind, which allows you to hit rewind on the tech news wire. NPR receiver receives closed-captioned emergency alerts for the hearing-impaired This first iteration of a standalone box for closed-captioning  is intended for emergency relief organizations like FEMA, NPR and its partners for testing in the Gulf states. The…

Sony’s AS20 action camera offers a “more exciting” point of view

Building on its growing line of Action Cam point of view (POV) cameras, Sony has introduced the AS20 model to the US market. This camera packs many of Sony’s latest POV imaging technologing including SteadyShot image stabilization into an “ultra-compact body at a competitve price.” Patrick Huang, Sony Electronics Action Cam business director: “With its…

PlayStation TV launching in North America October 14

Sony will launch the PlayStation TV micro-console for PlayStation games on October 14 in North America, according to the company’s Gamescom 2014 press briefing. PlayStation TV can serve as a secondary home for PlayStation 4 games via Remote Play, and users can also play PlayStation Vita, PlayStaiton Portable and PlayStation One titles on the console….

Sony gets in on the selfie bandwagon with Xperia C3

In a “me too” move, Sony got in on the selfie bandwagon today with the Xperia C3, the “ultimate new smartphone for selfies.” For more on the device, watch the video embedded below: Calum MacDougall, Director of Xperia Marketing at Sony Mobile: “Xperia C3 is a unique new smartphone from Sony, created to offer the…

Sony Mobile announces Xperia T3 smartphone

Sony Mobile has introduced the Xperia T3, which is crafted in a stainless steel frame. For those who prefer to ingest the information through video: Despite its stainless steel frame, the Xperia T3 weighs 148 grams and has dimensions of 150.7 x 77 x 7mm. The stainless steel frame ensures that its slim design feels…

PlayStation Blog reveals Game of the Year winners

The PlayStation Blog finished tallying up votes from its readers, announcing the Platinum through Bronze-worthy victors in a blog post. In regards to their shiny new PS4s, readers must enjoyed their relaxing, sing-along journeys on Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag‘s Caribbean seas. The Last of Us won over the hearts of PS3 users, presumably for the knee-slappers that…