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    Sony introduces the cost conscious Xperia E3

    September 5, 2014 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (0)

    Sony has announced its latest budget smartphone, the Xperia E3. According to Sony, the Xperia E3 provides unmatched entertainment with features including creative camera apps. It also allows consumers to experience all its features in full throttle. With a...

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    PlayStation 4: Details revealed on new features update

    April 30, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today announced it will release system software update version 1.70 for PlayStation 4 (PS4) system on April 30, delivering new features that expand the social connectivity options and make it easier for gamers to share their...

  • The PS4 has cumulatively sold through more than 7-million units globally (image: Sony)

    PS4 sold 7-million units since launch

    April 17, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony Computer Entertainment yesterday announced that the PlayStation 4 (PS4) console has cumulatively sold through more than 7-million units globally as of April 6, 2014. “The response from the global gaming community for PS4 has been overwhelming and we...

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    PS4 controller update will dim light bar

    March 21, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony’s PlayStation 4 has been selling like hot cakes around the world, but while players has praised the company for their new controller design, the one aspects that garners much complaints is the light bar. The light bar at the front of the controller...

  • Sony yesterday unveiled the development of Project Morpheus, a Virtual Reality (VR) system (image: Sony)

    Sony entering the realm of Virtual Reality

    March 19, 2014 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off

    Electronics manufacturer Sony yesterday unveiled the development of Project Morpheus, a Virtual Reality (VR) system that works in conjunction with the PlayStation 4. While the unit is only in prototype phase, Sony is preparing for commercial launch in the...

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    Hands-on video: Sony’s Xperia Z2

    March 7, 2014 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments Off

    Japanese electronics powerhouse Sony unveiled the nex installment in their highly-successful Xperia line-up at the annual Mobile World Congress – held in Barcelona, Spain at the end of February. The Xperia Z2 is a sleek model, much in the same vein as its...

  • Sony Mobile Communications today introduced the Xperia Z2 (image: Charlie Fripp)

    Sony launches Xperia Z2

    February 24, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony Mobile Communications today introduced the Xperia Z2, Sony’s premium waterproof smartphone combining its display, sound, camera and camcorder experience as well as an exclusive entertainment offer and a growing ecosystem of companion products. Xperia...

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    Wearing your technology on your suit sleeve

    February 17, 2014 • Opinion, Southern AfricaComments Off

    Since the rumours many months ago that a certain consumer electronics company was going to introduce a smart watch, people have in equal parts been sceptical and excited about the potential of wearable technology. But despite the consumer appeal, is there a...

  • Sony Mobile Communications introduced the Xperia Z1 Compact (image: Sony)

    Xperia Z1 Compact tops sales charts

    February 4, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony’s Xperia Z1 Compact enters Krusell’s Top 10 list for January as the bestselling product of the month, while its sibling Z1 is pushed down to second place. Five new devices have entered the monthly list, and Acer Liquid E2 is the largest surprise...

  • The PS4 has cumulatively sold through more than 7-million units globally (image: Sony)

    PlayStation 4 now available through FNB

    February 4, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    As the shift towards a connected lifestyle is set to enjoy even more focus in 2014, South Africa’s First National Bank has included TVs, Blu-ray DVD players and the PlayStation 4 to its smart device range. Gaming consoles were first added to the product...

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    More details on The Last of Us DLC revealed

    January 21, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    As announced in November last year, Naughty Dog is currently hard at work on Left Behind – a new single player story expansion for its hugely popular PS3 adventure, The Last of Us. Acting as a prequel of sorts, the add-on will centre around Ellie and her...

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    7 wearables to get excited about

    January 13, 2014 • ListsComments Off

    Wearables, a term that came into prominence over the last two years, is all the rage at the moment. These little electronic devices are worn by technology buffs and enthusiasts alike, and at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, a good number of new...

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    PlayStation 5 planning to start “very soon”

    January 10, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony’s much-lauded PlayStation 4 console has been launched around the world a mere three months ago, but the company already has their sights set on the next iteration of the gaming console. Speaking to MTV, PlayStation Software Product Development Head for...

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    PlayStation 4 sells 4.2 million units

    January 8, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. today announced that cumulative sales of the PlayStation 4 (PS4) have reached 4.2 million as of December 28, 2013, demonstrating the explosive growth of the PS4 platform. “The momentum of the PS4 system keeps getting...

  • The PS4 has cumulatively sold through more than 7-million units globally (image: Sony)

    Review: Sony’s PlayStation 4

    December 17, 2013 • ReviewsComments Off

    With the news that Sony’s latest console, the PlayStation 4, sold out in 24 hours in South Africa last week, it is easy to understand why the release has gamers chasing down new units. Sony took a bold step and completely redesigned almost every aspect...

  • The PlayStation 4 was unveiled to press in Johannesburg (image: Ronelle Hendriks)

    PlayStation 4 unveiled, bad news for South Africa

    December 11, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony unveiled their latest console, the PlayStation 4, to selected media in Johannesburg last night - ahead of the scheduled national rollout date of Friday 13 December. The PlayStation 4 is being launched in South Africa before Microsoft’s Xbox One....