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Sony, Fujifilm storage patent lawsuit is all taped up: Better LTO-8 than never, right?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/06/sony_fujifilm_storage_patent_lawsuit_settled/

4 months ago

Reely good news for cold storage fans

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LTO-8 tape media patent lawsuit cripples supply as Sony and Fujifilm face off in court

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/05/31/lto_patent_case_hits_lto8_supply/

6 months ago

Exclusive Case being heard in US, but disties in Middle East, Europe warn delays will go on till at least August

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Microsoft, Sony reveal game-streaming partnership

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-sony-reveal-game-streaming-partnership/

7 months ago

Microsoft and Sony are exploring how the two could collaborate on cloud-based gaming and content-streaming, as well as on smart sensors for Sony consumer products.

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Playstation 4's Gaikai game streaming service gives Sony an edge

https://www.ghacks.net/2013/02/22/playstation-4s-gakai-game-streaming-service-gives-sony-an-edge/

7 months ago

Sony revealed information about the upcoming Playstation 4 console two days ago, and while the company did not answer all of our questions, it did answer a couple of interesting ones. We […]

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Sony announces Playstation 4 (PS4) but does not show it

https://www.ghacks.net/2013/02/21/sony-announces-playstation-4-ps4-but-does-not-show-it/

7 months ago

While Nintendo managed to get a head start by releasing the Wii U gaming system in 2012, both Sony and Microsoft are expected to release their next generation consoles this year. Rumors […]

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INTO, A Sports Add-on from Sony for Firefox

https://www.ghacks.net/2012/07/02/into-a-sports-add-on-from-sony-for-firefox/

7 months ago

Who would have thought that? Sony has created a Firefox add-on, called INTO, which displays sports news directly in the browser. The extension currently offers football (that is soccer if you are […]

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Sony Prepares for Tablet Launch As Verizon Leaks a Peek at the Motorola Xoom 4G

https://www.ghacks.net/2011/06/20/sony-prepares-for-tablet-launch-as-verizon-leaks-a-peek-at-the-motorola-xoom-4g/

7 months ago

Friday and Saturday have uncovered some pretty interesting things about the new contenders entering the tablet market. Both Sony and Motorola are apparently rushing towards new releases, and while both are expected […]

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Sony Hacked Again

https://www.ghacks.net/2011/06/04/sony-hacked-again/

7 months ago

It is no secret to anyone that between the dates of April 17th and 19th, still as yet unnamed hackers broke into Sony’s database and stole the personal data of more than […]

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Sony’s back up! Sort of...

https://www.ghacks.net/2011/05/18/sonys-back-up-sort-of/

7 months ago

Sony’s PSN services are finally being restored. The three week long hiatus is finally over. They have instituted new rules for security’s sake. But is it enough? Why is Japan still out […]

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LastPass Passes Sony Fails

https://www.ghacks.net/2011/05/10/lastpass-passes-sony-fails/

7 months ago

The cloud has been rather rainy, lately. Sony has had a rough month, to say the least. They’ve been hacked and info has been stolen. At the time of writing PSN has […]

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Sony PSN Hack, What You Need To Know Right Now

https://www.ghacks.net/2011/04/27/sony-psn-hack-what-you-need-to-know-right-now/

7 months ago

Maybe you have heard that Sony has taken their Playstation Network (PSN) offline on April 20. It first was not clear why it was taken down, with many suspecting a DDOS attack […]

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Sony Ericsson’s Kurara Is More than What You Think It Is

https://www.ghacks.net/2009/11/19/sony-ericssons-kurara-is-more-than-what-you-think-it-is/

7 months ago

Remember Kurara? That phone from Sony Ericsson That got leaked right after the XPERIA X10 came out from behind the veil? Well, we had it pegged down as an ordinary phone that […]

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New HD-Capable Sony Ericsson Phone Leaked (Twice Already): Kurara

https://www.ghacks.net/2009/11/06/new-hd-capable-sony-ericsson-phone-leaked-twice-already-kurara/

7 months ago

Right after Sony Ericsson made the XPERIA X10 (AKA Rachael/X3) official, the rumor mill threw out another leak at us. This time it is as model called the Kurara. Kurara seems to […]

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Sony Ericsson’s XPERIA X10: Review

https://www.ghacks.net/2009/11/03/sony-ericsson%e2%80%99s-xperia-x10-review/

7 months ago

Finally, Sony Ericsson’s Rachael has become official. The amount of speculation and expectation that this phone had behind it, I was almost apprehensive about the entire thing. It might’ve been a huge […]

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Three Things That Are Holding Back The Sony PS3

https://www.ghacks.net/2009/08/01/three-things-that-are-holding-back-the-sony-ps3/

7 months ago

It has been 2 ½ years since the PS3 has launched and since that time it has been trailing both the Wii and Xbox 360 in sales. Granted it has been doing […]

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Manage Sony Reader in Linux

https://www.ghacks.net/2009/04/13/manage-sony-reader-in-linux/

7 months ago

I love to read. I read a LOT. I read books, news, you name it. I even have a book published for the Kindle (a super hero romp called Shero) The idea […]

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Sony: Want us to remove our crapware for you? Pay us!

https://www.ghacks.net/2008/03/22/sony-want-us-to-remove-our-crapware-for-you-pay-us/

7 months ago

Sony is a company that is never shy when it comes to finding questionable ways to making just another buck or to annoy a large part of the Internet community by doing […]

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Sony caught editing Halo 3 Wikipedia entry

https://www.ghacks.net/2007/09/10/sony-caught-editing-halo-3-wikipedia-entry/

7 months ago

Oh Sony, when will you learn that manipulating the public will not be taken lightly when it becomes public. This time, someone from Sony Computer Entertainment Europe's studios in Liverpool was caught adding a sentence to the Halo 3 entry on Wikipedia. The person in question added the sentence 'Although it won't look any better than Halo 2' to the game description which has been removed after discovery.

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Rootkits: Sony does it again

https://www.ghacks.net/2007/08/28/rootkits-sony-does-it-again/

7 months ago

I would have never thought that a company like Sony would not learn from its mistakes especially after the first rootkit debacle which was a major public relations fiasco for Sony. The first rootkit was placed on several audio CDs that were distributed in 2005 and led to a $6 million settle case in the United States. While the rootkit was intended to make it impossible (albeit ineffectively) to copy music from the CDs it was effectively used by producers of malware, trojans and spyware to hide their code from antivirus software.

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Sony DVD does not play on Sony DVD Player because of DRM

https://www.ghacks.net/2007/04/16/sony-dvd-does-not-play-on-sony-dvd-player-because-of-drm/

7 months ago

I knew that something like that was going to happen eventually and it did happen with the releases of "Stranger Than Fiction" and "The Holiday". Mick B posted the story on a new blog that he apparently created just for the purpose of bringing the news to the world. He rented the two DVD movies (from Sony Pictures) and tried to play them on his Sony DVP-CX995V DVD player. Both DVD movies did load until the splash screen was shown and stopped loading from that moment on. After 60 seconds the DVD player did turn itself off with no apparent reaso

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