Thanks in no small part to smartphones, digital cameras today need to compete not just in raw power but also in portability. To fill its shelves with such products, Sony is launching the new A5100 which boasts of features that would sing to more serious photographers but still comes in a lightweight, ultra-compact package that won't make you feel like you're lugging around half your studio around with you.
Sony has launched six apps specifically designed for underwater use, a move that aims to increase consumers' awareness of waterproof phones (such as its Xperia Z) and perhaps give incentive to pick one up. The apps are available now on the Google Play Store, and include things like a big-eyed gold fish.
EverQuest gamers are getting a new expansion pack, the 21st to have been released for the incredibly long-running online game series, with The Darkened Sea set to go live this October. Confirmed during Sony Online Entertainment's SOE Live conference this week, the expansion will add a further eight zones to the game among other tweaks.
The PlayStation Network for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 has been down off and on across the United States for the past several hours. This network covers multiplayer gameplay for PlayStation systems and hosts the Sony PlayStation Store as well. PlayStation Portable and PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) multiplayer systems have also been affected.
Though each of Sony’s main competitors in the smartwatch market are taking part in Google’s Android Wear initiative, word today is that Sony will be opting out. Without an Android Wear device in the running, Sony is said to continue to work with Android in a more full-blown sense, allowing apps to run at full size with hardware not all that unlike their previous release.
Behold, the first video game of this modern generation to allow you to play as the king of nerds, Nikola Tesla. Serbian American inventor, creator of the Tesla coil and first radio remote control vehicle, and hero to electrical and mechanical engineers of all kinds - here Nikola Tesla returns to action in the year 1886, just in time to take part in the video game "The Order: 1886."
Here you’ll find the full collection of Sony’s PlayStation 4 games released in trailer style. These games aren’t all brand new, but they’re all certainly as close as they’ve been thus far to release - that means updates, and that means graphics near their final stages.
One of the all-time debates amongst gamers — who has to be second controller — has been settled. PlayStation 4 is getting an update, and in that update is a neat little tool called Share Play. The option will let you virtually play a game together, even when you’re miles apart.