PS Vita TV

The writing on the wall: Sony tops selling PS TV in Japan

The writing on the wall: Sony tops selling PS TV in Japan

When Sony came out with the PlayStation TV, known as the PlayStation Vita TV in some markets, in 2013, it had an opportunity to capitalize on a new yet niche market. To say that it botched that chance is perhaps an understatement. So it might not come as a complete surprise that Sony has officially but rather quietly revealed on the PS TV's product page that it is ceasing the stales of the device in Japan. It will only be a matter of time before that happens in other markets as well.

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Hack makes PS Vita TV compatible with more PS Vita games

Hack makes PS Vita TV compatible with more PS Vita games

The PlayStation TV, or PS Vita TV in some markets, may not be one of Sony's most loved gaming hardware. Although it bears the name and some of the traits of the PS Vita, it is a set-top box more than a handheld. Even more, despite being compatible with a number of PS Vita games, the mini console doesn't support more, even those that perhaps make sense on the device. Fortunately, thanks to a simple hack posted on HackInformer, some of those games and apps might not be available for the PS TV.

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Sony declares end-of-life for PlayStation Mobile on Android

Sony declares end-of-life for PlayStation Mobile on Android

Perhaps it was something inevitable but a rather sad note nonetheless. Sony is pulling the plug on the PlayStation Mobile app for Android, which will completely cut off Android users running the latest versions of the mobile platform. This will ostracize even owners of its "PlayStation Certified" Xperia handsets, in favor of focusing more on Sony's actual gaming handhelds.

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Sony E3 2014 news: PlayStation TV, white PS4, and YouTube inbound

Sony E3 2014 news: PlayStation TV, white PS4, and YouTube inbound

Sony has wrapped up its E3 2014 conference, and over the course of those couple hours we got a look at all sorts of upcoming titles, as well as some new hardware inbound for the United States (among other regions) and perks for PlayStation Network users.

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Vita TV heading to US, dubbed PlayStation TV

Vita TV heading to US, dubbed PlayStation TV

Remember the PS Vita TV Sony launched in Japan? There was high demand for the tiny console, so much so that by September of last year the maker was considering launching the device in the United States and Europe, as well. That dream has come true, with Sony revealing at E3 today that it'll arrive in the US this fall.

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PS Vita TV popularity has Sony considering US and EU launch

PS Vita TV popularity has Sony considering US and EU launch

Sony announced its new TV game console called the PS Vita TV back on September 9. When the PS Vita TV was first announced, there were more than a few gamers disappointed in the fact that it was launching in Japan only. It seems the popularity of the PS Vita TV in Japan has Sony considering a broader launch.

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