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Sony sinks to $1.3B quarterly loss on PC expenses

Source: Business Balla | May 14 2014, 4:12am CDT | by Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) — Sony Corp. sank to a 138 billion yen ($1.3 billion) quarterly loss, hit by costs from selling its personal...
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PS4 Update Adding Themes To The Dashboard

Sep 1 2014 11:28am CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

PS4 dashboards are about to get a lot more customizable. Sony has just announced that the PS4 will follow in the footsteps of the Vita by adding custom themes to the console's Dashboard. The reveal showcased a few animated themes featuring Japanese PlayStation characters Toro and Kuro. Switching ...
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A Strange New Video Game Transports You Into The Bedroom Of A Japanese Schoolgirl

Sep 1 2014 7:44am CDT | Source: Business Insider

Sony has showcased a potentially controversial new game to show off the technology behind its new Project Morpehus virtual reality headset.  Sony introduced the new game, called Summer Lesson, during its pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference, Mat Smith at Engadget reports. It's made by the same team behind the popular Tekken fighting series. In Summer Lesson, the player is transported into the bedroom of a Japanese schoolgirl, whom you can interact with by either nodding or shaking your he ...
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Nigeria to get Japanese drug for Ebola treatment
Abuja, Sep 2 (IANS) Nigeria will soon get a Japanese drug to treat Ebola, the country's Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu said Monday. | by IANS
Japan to aid connectivity upgrade in northeast India
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) India and Japan Monday decided to strengthen cooperation for improving connectivity and socio-economic development in northeastern states of India. | by IANS
Three Ebola cases recorded in Nigeria oil hub
Abuja, Sep 1 (IANS) At least three cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) have been recorded in Nigeria's oil hub of Port Harcourt, where a fatality was confirmed last week, the country's Minister of Health Onyebuchi Chukwu said here Monday. | by IANS

Sony founder nephew to head PlayStation unit

Sep 1 2014 4:27am CDT | Source: The Standard: China's Business Newspaper

The nephew of a Sony founder on Monday started as head of a regional gaming unit, after the Japanese electronics giant sailed p ...
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Here's what you can expect to see at IFA 2014

Sep 1 2014 3:19am CDT | Source: BetaNews

The rejuvenation of the tech scene at this time of year is heralded by one of the oldest and largest trade shows on the circuit, with Germany taking centre stage for Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin -- known simply as IFA. At IFA 2013, ITProPortal witnessed the unveiling of the Sony Xperia Z1, realized that convertible laptops are here to stay, and learned that no-one is impressed by Samsung's Galaxy Gear. This year we're looking forward to seeing the ye ...
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Sony Xperia Z3 Image and Specs Leaked in TENAA Certification

Aug 31 2014 2:37am CDT | Source: IBTimes UK

Freshly leaked Chinese TENAA certification images reveal specifications of Sony Xperia Z3, ahead of its release. ...
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Nintendo introduces the ‘New 3DS’ and ‘New 3DS LL,’ but not for the U.S.

Aug 29 2014 2:16pm CDT | Source: The Washington Post

Nintendo caused a bit of a stir Friday morning by unveiling two new handheld systems, literally called the "New 3DS" and "New 3DS LL." The devices -- which are bigger, brighter and more powerful than their predecessors -- court a class of more dedicated gamers whom Nintendo has been willing to cede to Sony, its main competitor in the portable game market. But, the company confirmed, gamers in the United States won't be seeing the new systems any t ...
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Teslagrad Game Developers On PS4, Magnetism and Sony's Indie Policy

Aug 29 2014 5:46am CDT | Source: IBTimes UK

Team behind Teslagard reveal details about the PS4 version ...
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Apple's march of the lemmings

Aug 28 2014 6:45pm CDT | Source: BetaNews

So the Apple media invites are out, and I am laughing my ass off at how effectively the company manipulates the Fourth and Fifth Estates and how willing are the lemmings to be led. (I got no invite, by the way, and didn't expect one.) So what? We've got the same venue where Steve Jobs unveiled the Mac in 1984. Thirty-year anniversary. Check. The hall is considerably larger than the two others more typically used. Check. Add them together and you ha ...
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