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PlayStation Suite Running On Sony S1 (Tablet)

by Absar Abdul Rahman - on Jul 7th 2011 - No Comments

Sony’s S1 has a release time in fall which will be running Android HoneyComb 3.1. The PlayStation Suite was spotted in the S1 which is able to run PlayStation’s game and other software’s. This suite will be pre installed in the tablet it self. There is nothing much which was spotted or any thing said on this topic. The S1 will be having a specs. such as

  1. 1 GHz Dual Core NVIDIA Tegra 2 Processor
  2. Multi Touch Screen
  3. 9.4 Inches Screen
  4. 4G LTE
So now let’s head up to the video which was spotted by NoteBook Italia


Sony To Launch PlayStation 4 Next Year 2012, Partners Claimed

by Hamza Tariq - on Jul 6th 2011 - No Comments

You may not going to believe on my this news report, because Sony has already announced many times they are not going to launch PlayStation 4 in near future, but still we are getting news from the sources that manufacturing partners of Sony will start begin developing the next generation video game console of Sony by the end of this year, and it also scheduled to launch in 2012. Previously it is reported that Sony will not launch PlayStation 4 until 2013 or 2014. This report comes from the rumor mill of Digitimes, which claims that next generation gaming console from Sony will feature integrated movement-based controls similar to the Microsoft Kinect controller.

 

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According to the sources of Digitimes in the market, Foxconn and Pegatron both manufacture firms currently charged with the assembly of PlayStation 3, and will develop the new console in 2012, we can now expect the launch of PlayStation 4 in 2012, because currently it is reported that Nintendo’s Wii U and Microsoft’s next generation Xbox is also scheduled to launch in next year 2012.Sony’s current PlayStation 3 console has sold more than 51 million units globally since its launch in November 2006.

PlayStation 4 Is On The Way, Confirms By Sony At Shareholder Conference

by Hamza Tariq - on May 27th 2011 - No Comments

Sony is still up with new upcoming projects after hitting by several hacking attacks on its products and services, recent report says, Sony has huge annual loss of 3.1$ billion because the courtesy of several hacking attacks and downtimes of PlayStation Network. But still Sony is up and comes with good news for gaming freaks, CFO of Sony; Masaru Kato has just confirmed that PlayStation 4 is in the work at the conference call with shareholders.

Masaru Kato said:

For the home equipment the PS3 still has a product life, but this is a platform business, so for the future platform – when we’ll be introducing what product I cannot discuss that – but our development work is already under way, so the costs are incurred there.

It’s highly suggested to note that there is not a time frame given by Sony for the release of PlayStation 4 yet. But Slashgear folks believe that next generation of PlayStation 4 may come with in next 4 to 5 years, not this year or next year.

 

Sony Suffers Another CyberAttack, 8500 User’s Personal Data Exposed to Hackers

by Hamza Tariq - on May 24th 2011 - No Comments

As we have reported several times before about the Sony’s ongoing fight with hackers cyber-attacks on its PlayStation Network, last time we heard about 100 million accounts user personal data exposed which contains the all information of user which Sony conduct, like Credit Card numbers, Social Security Numbers.  And now this time we hearing from sources that Sony is now again in another under attack, this time there are no further words on it.  But according to report of Reuters from Jiji news, claims Sony again loss the user’s data and this time the roughly amount of infected users are 8,500 which belongs to three different countries which have been affected by the latest security breach.

 

As we have reported before about this, that Sony’s Greek website is under attack, so this personal information of users has been leaked because of the attack on Greek Website, well here is no official words on it from Sony, and also its unclear which type of data is exposed to the hackers. Anyways at the time of writing this post, Sony’s Greek website is back and working fine.

BREAKING: PlayStation Network (PSN) Got Hacked Again

by Daudi - on May 18th 2011 - No Comments

Few weeks back Sony PSN was revived from the hackers. When the system was back online, So Sony told to change the Password of the PSN to it’s users.

After a day or two Japan government told Sony to take down their PSN and assure them that it is safe for users to use. Sony might didn’t listened to the Japan Government and again went into the PSN Breach.  The exploit allows people to change users’ password via the PSN password reset page using only a PSN account email and date of birth – both of which were obtained by hackers in the original breach.

“Unfortunately this also means that those who are still trying to change their password via Playstation.com or Qriocity.com will be unable to do so for the time being,”  a Sony statement confirmed.

The main problem is the hackers got the all the details of the PSN User who signed up before the Hack. The person who knows all the details, including your Date of Birth, Email ID, also know about your other stuff also.

Well people who got their PSN ID working can still go online and view the trophies and friends. But it is safe that now to go online until further confirmation.

via [engadget]

PlayStation Network Is Back, User’s Will Get Gifts From Sony Once PS Store Is Restored

by Hamza Tariq - on May 15th 2011 - No Comments

We have already told you that Sony has finally restore it’s PlayStation Network for U.S users and restoring for other rest of world. As we have already shared with you that for getting PSN back online on PlayStation 3 you firstly have to update your console to the latest version which Sony has released last night and after updating your console, it will ask you to change your password before access their services. After all this, now Sony make an announcement to user’s that they will get free goodies from Sony on getting services back.

Sony announced it’s Welcome Back package for users, on which user’s will get free goodies from PlayStation Store. Nick Caplin, Head of Communication has announced this Welcome Back Package, and said this time user’s have to wait for the goodies because the PS Store is down right now, but it will up soon because PlayStation Store is in the second phase of Sony, firstly they completely restore the PlayStation Network than they restore the store and after it users will get free goodies.