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Sony Wins Bidding War Against Two Other Studios For Emoji Movie

Sony Wins Bidding War Against Two Other Studios For Emoji Movie

Emojis have long prevailed over the internet and the mobile world, and now it seems that they will be invading the movie world as well. According to BBC, Sony Pictures Animation has acquired the rights to make an emoji movie and outbid two other major studios – Paramount and Warner Bros. According to reports, the… Read more »

‘Halo 5’ Needs To Be 1080p, 60 FPS, For Microsoft’s Sake

Halo 5 Guardians Resolution

With reports that Halo 5: Guardians‘ resolution hasn’t been completely set, many fans are taking this to mean the game won’t run at the industry-standard HD resolution. While it’s normal for game developers to claim the final resolution hasn’t been set because the game is still being developed, if this means that 343 Industries will… Read more »

PlayStation 4 Beating Xbox One In Europe With 90 Percent Market Share

PlayStation 4 beats Xbox One

In the never-ending console wars, this generation has seen a complete 180˚ in the fortunes of the two biggest players. Sony has announced that European sales of the PlayStation 4 are incredibly strong, to the point that it enjoys a 90 percent market share compared to the competition. At E3 2015, SCEE President Jim Ryan… Read more »

‘Breaking Bad’ — The Video Game?

Bryan Cranston Breaking Bad

Could Walter White and Jesse Pinkman be returning to your living room screens soon via the PS4? That’s the question Christopher Groux asked in his tech column on Design & Trend as he reports that Sony, maker of the Playstation line of video game consoles and also rights holder to the Breaking Bad television series,… Read more »

PSN Down Due To External Factors Affecting DLC And Games

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Sony’s Gaming and Social arms of the PSN are experiencing difficulties today according to the official support page at PlayStation.com. The reasons given by Sony for the service outage is “factors external to PSN.” According to the status page, Sony is letting its users know that the problem isn’t an internal one. Rather the reasons… Read more »

Tom Holland Will Be Marvel’s Spider-Man! Wait, Who Is Tom Holland? [Video]

Tom Holland Cast As Marvel Spiderman

On Tuesday, Marvel fans learned that actor Tom Holland would be portraying Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This information was most likely immediately followed by the question, “Who the heck is Tom Holland?” The British-born actor isn’t nearly as familiar to American audiences as Benedict Cumberbatch, who signed on to portray Dr. Strange. At… Read more »

Sony Confirms Apple Will Unveil New Music Service Tomorrow

Sony Confirms Apple Will Unveil New Music Service Tomorrow

A Sony executive has confirmed that at tomorrow’s World Wide Developers Conference, Apple will at last unveil its new music service. According to Venture Beat, Sony Music CEO Doug Morris said during an interview that Apple would indeed show off its new streaming music service tomorrow. The Sydney Morning Herald said that Morris did not… Read more »

SoundCloud Has An Agreement With Merlin, Now Eyeing The Future

SoundCloud Merlin Deal

SoundCloud, the site that offers visitors music from independent artists, is changing. After years of looking into ways of acquiring music license deals, including an ill-fated deal with Sony, the highly-trafficked site finally found a taker. SoundCloud and Merlin will partner up, offering an improved ad-revenue sharing program for independent musicians. The news was reported… Read more »

Sony Says The Controversy Over ‘Aloha’ Is Undeserved [Video]

Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, and Rachel McAdams in 'Aloha.'

Last week, Media Action Network for Asian Americans (MANAA) issued a press release condemning Aloha, the new romantic comedy from Cameron Crowe, for failing to accurately represent the predominantly American-Asian community of Hawaii. MANAA asserts that by presenting only white actors in Aloha‘s prime roles, Aloha effectively white-washes true Hawaiian culture. Specifically, the group cites… Read more »

New PlayStation Games For The Week Of May 10, 2015

New Playstation Games for the week of May 10

The diversity of gaming experiences on offer with the new PlayStation games for the week of May 10, 2015. The games on offer for the PlayStation platform this week include the standalone release of The Last of Us: Left Behind for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4, the arcade classic Double Dragon, and a new… Read more »

New PlayStation Games For The Week Of May 3, 2015

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Along with the PlayStation Plus games detailed by the Inquisitr earlier, the new PlayStation Games for the week of May 3 include Uruk, a decade old point and click adventure game and Nazis. Among the new PlayStation games for the week that are from an age past is Syberia II. This third-person, point and click… Read more »

Jay Z Is About To Go To War With Apple Over Tidal

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Jay Z’s month-old new streaming service, Tidal, has a powerful enemy. Its name is Apple Inc. and shots have already been fired in the battle over streaming. Music industry insiders told the New York Post that Apple has been purposely messing with Jay Z’s new business venture in an effort to squash it ahead of… Read more »

4K TV Said To Be Thinner Than iPhone 6, Coming This Summer

4K TV is coming

A 4K TV that is super thin is going to be hitting the market this summer. This 4K TV in question is so thin, Sony claims it is actually thinner than the Apple iPhone 6. The company said it will be bringing three different models of this new super thin 4K TV with screens that… Read more »