From Surface savings and Anniversary anticipation, to Opera's 'oops', Kid's Corner crushed, Groovey goodness, and games, games, GAMES! ...it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
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In an interview, a Sony executive has stated that the company expects PlayStation VR shortages due to difficulty in predicting sales, also detailing his thoughts on the upcoming upgraded PlayStation.
Square Enix surprised Final Fantasy fans at E3 when the company expanded on its upcoming gameplay footage of Final Fantasy XV with a Playstation VR version of the game.
The VR game begins with scientists on a mission to study an anomaly near Jupiter, and are transported to an unknown alien world that "isn't even on the star charts," leaving you to fight for survival.
An eight minute gameplay trailer for the PS4 exclusive: Horizon Zero Dawn was shown off. The game is set in a post-apocalyptic world in which machines reign supreme.
After nine years of development, and a release date that slipped by five years, The Last Guardian switched development from the PS3 to the PS4 in 2012 and now looks to be ready for release this year.
'Here They Lie' is a psychological horror game for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR, being developed by a new studio, "Tangentlemen". The game is slated for a launch in 2016.
Sony has shown off its upcoming game 'Detroit: Become Human' in an intense trailer revolving around a hostage situation. It is being developed by the same team behind the ground-breaking 'Heavy Rain'.
At its E3 briefing today, Sony has unveiled LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens which will be making its way to consoles this month. It will also finally allow players to fly the Millennium Falcon.
Sony has taken the wraps off another upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive, Spider-Man. The game is being developed by the same team behind 'Sunset Overdrive' and will feature a seasoned Peter Parker.
Sony has announced a new franchise, "Days Gone" - a post-apocalyptic open world survival game featuring a bounty hunter named Deacon as its protagonist, in a world overrun by zombies.
Following 2013's God of War: Ascension, a new title in the critically acclaimed series will finally be making its way to Sony platforms soon. The company has showcased gameplay in a lengthy trailer.
Crash Bandicoot makes a comeback in a cross-over game with Skylanders in Skylanders Imagnators. The game was shown of at the Sony E3 press conference on Monday night. It is due to launch in October.
At Sony's E3 briefing today, Warner Bros. and Rocksteady studios have announced that 'Batman: Arkham VR' will be making its way exclusively to the PlayStation VR this October.
Capcom has announced that Resident Evil 7 will be making its way to Windows 10 (Store and Steam), Xbox One and PlayStation 4 next year, and will be supported on PlayStation VR.
Sony says its new "high-end PS4" will target hardcore gamers and those with 4K TVs, and will be sold alongside the current model - but the upgraded console won't make an appearance at E3 next week.
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Sony has announced that it will be launching all the devices from the Xperia X series in the US this summer, and has already begun accepting pre-orders for the Xperia X through online retailers.
After many months of focus on its Xperia X lineup, Sony has announced a new mid-range smartphone belonging to the Xperia E series priced at €199 and landing in late June.
Sony unveiled its upper-mid-range Xperia X, and its more affordable Xperia XA, back in February. Both devices have now had their local launch in India, and will go on sale there next month.
From bigger tweets and smaller prices, to Android updates, Windows 10 upgrades, fruity hearsay, Edge extensions, and PlayStation proliferation, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Sony revealed in November that it had sold 30 million PlayStation 4s, but today, it announced that sales of its console have now passed 40 million units - an increase of a third in just six months.
Sony has announced that its Xperia XA Ultra, which boasts a 16 MP front-facing camera will be available in select markets, including the United States and Canada starting July 2016.
Star Trek Online has been available on PCs for six years now - but it's making its way at warp speed to consoles for the first time, and will be free to play on the Xbox One and PS4 this fall.
Sony took its sweet time to kick off its Marshmallow rollout, but it's now pushing the update to ever more devices, and its Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact are the latest to be upgraded in India and Canada.
Sony's mobile division has had a quiet year so far, with only one launch during the 2016 Mobile World Congress, but the company does seem to be working on two new devices, according to benchmarks.
From Android à la MODE and Windows on Apple Watch, to Intel out of phones, Microsoft's not-so-special offers, and BlackBerry's Marshmallow bunkum, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Sony has posted a profit of $1.3 billion for the entire 2015 fiscal year, which ended March 31st. The company's PlayStation 4 console sales surged to 17.7 million units, surpassing expectations.
Following on from its recent Marshmallow rollout to the Xperia Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact handsets, Sony has now released Android 6.0.1 for its Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, including LTE and Wi-Fi models.
Google and Sony have announced today that the Android N Developer Preview is now available for the Sony Xperia Z3, expanding beyond Google's own range of Nexus and Pixel devices.
Xbox Live logins using Microsoft accounts have offered two-factor authentication since 2013 - but Sony is finally catching up, confirming that it's preparing to add 2FA to the PlayStation Network.
Sony's unconfirmed Playstation 4 Neo is the talk of the gaming world, which is leading a lot of people to ask if Microsoft is following suit with a new Xbox One. But that would be a big mistake!
The Xperia X Premium will allegedly feature an HDR display that can reproduce a much higher color depth than current smartphones. The display will also be the brightest of any smartphone.
Sony came rather late to the Marshmallow update party, but is wasting little time in upgrading its range now that the rollout is underway, with even more of its devices now receiving Android 6.0.1.
Although we have yet to see Sony announce anything officially, new details have emerged from undisclosed sources that claim the updated console won't get its own games, among other things.
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The PlayStation 4 was the best-selling console in the US, claiming top spot partially thanks to The Division. But Microsoft is looking to the future and touting the success of Quantum Break.
Users have reported that they have started receiving Sony's official Marshmallow update for their Xperia Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact smartphones along with Android's February security update.
Sony will be pushing out its version 3.50 update to the PS4 tomorrow. With it, PS4 Remote Play will be made available for Windows and OS X, a feature previously exclusive to Sony devices.
With rumors that a new PlayStation is on the horizon, how is Microsoft preparing to solidify the offerings in its Xbox stable? If an upgraded Xbox is not in the cards, is it an entirely new console?
There's been a couple alleged sources claiming revamped consoles are coming in the near future. Now we can add one more source which actually suggests a soft announcement window for the "PS4.5".
Sony has announced the formation of a new company, which it says will focus on providing "full-fledged game titles" for various smart devices, including iOS and Android phones.
If you've been dying to secure your PlayStation VR, various retailers have started the preorder process today. The PlayStation VR is slated to hit store shelves sometime in October.
Sony has reportedly begun briefing developers on an upcoming iteration to the PlayStation 4, dubbed the 'PS4.5'. The new console is expected to have improved hardware, with 4K support for games.
With over $330 million in worldwide sales during its first five days of availability, Ubisoft says that 'Tom Clancy's The Division' had "the biggest first week ever for a new game franchise".
GDC 2016 has seen several announcements for the world of VR, and Sony has revealed pricing and availability for its PlayStation VR kit, as well as an initial batch of games for it.
The director of ID@Xbox, Chris Charla, has posted an open letter to the Xbox News blog, stating that cross-network play is coming to Xbox One and Windows 10, along with other new features.
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Owners of the Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and Z2 who signed up to Sony's Xperia Beta Program last month can now get their hands on the first preview build of Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow for their devices.
Sony has confirmed that it's expanding availability of its Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for several of its Xperia devices - and it's already available to install for some of them in various markets.