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Tech News Strong sales of PlayStations and camera sensors for smartphones helped Sony post US$780 million profit

Sony had a fine Q1 2015, posting an overall operating profit of US$780 million thanks to strong sales of PlayStations and camera sensors for smartphones.

Tech News China dissolves 15-year long manufacturing ban on gaming consoles

China finally removes long-time ban on console-production, allowing the country to manufacture and sell video games countrywide.

Tech News Sony’s new Folding@Home Android app lets you fight cancer and Alzheimer’s while you sleep

Sony's Folding@Home 2.0 Android app now lets you contribute your smartphone's processing power to scientific research at any time. It also adds new social and gamified elements, so you can collaborate with and compete against other users.

Tech News Sony Mobile: 2015 "a year of transformation", not selling or exiting mobile business

Sony Mobile CEO and President, Hiroki Totoki, refuted rumors that the company plans to sell or exit the mobile business . Totoki also states that 2015 will be "a year of transformation". Read on to find out more.

Tech News Sony's remade the PS4 to be lighter, uses less power

The current leader of the current console generation, the Playstation 4 has just been tweaked by Sony. It's now lighter and is more energy efficient.

Tech News In Japan, hardly anyone wants to buy an Xbox One

Microsoft's console has traditionally struggled in Japan, but the latest sales figures suggest that they should consider packing up and leaving altogether.

Tech News Sony comments on PS4 backwards compatibility

With Microsoft's Xbox One gaining the ability to play supported Xbox 360 games, one wonders then if Sony has similar plans for in store for the PS4.

Tech News Sony's new Alpha 7R II, RX100 IV and RX10 II cameras are no ordinary upgrade

Sony's new Alpha 7R II, RX100 IV and RX10 II cameras are no ordinary upgrade, with super high-resolution sensors, new sensor technology, 4K video and fast capture rates.

Tech News Sony admits that the Xperia Z3+ and Z4 have heating issues, fix is on the way

Sony reportedly admits that its Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z4 smartphones have overheating issues. The company also said that a software update is coming soon to fix the issue.

Tech News Sony launches new HXR-NX100 handheld NXCAM professional camcorder at BroadcastAsia 2015

The HXR-NX100 is decked with high-end components, including a 20-megapixel, 1.0-inch Exmor R back-illuminated CMOS sensor and a Sony G lens with 12x optical zoom.