Posts Tagged ‘Sony’

Sony Is Struggling With PlayStation 5 Price Due to Costly Parts

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 14, 2020
Scarce components have pushed the manufacturing costs for Sony Corp.’s next PlayStation to around $450 per unit, forcing a difficult price-setting decision in its battle with Microsoft Corp., according to people with knowledge of the matter. The Japanese conglomerate is preparing to gradually replace the six-year-old PS4 console, releasing its PlayStation 5 the same holiday […]

Xperia Z4 Appears on GFXBench With Unsurprising Specifications

by Breaking Timeson April 1, 2015
Given the existence of the Xperia Z4 Tablet, there is very little doubt that an Xperia Z4 will soon be making its way to our hands. Indeed, it’s more a question of when rather than if, as Sony‘s mobile division really can’t afford to skip a flagship generation. And while we do expect that smartphone […]

Idris Elba to Replace Daniel Craig as James Bond

by Breaking Timeson December 22, 2014
An email leaked as part of the Sony Pictures hacking scandal has named British actor Idris Elba as the frontrunner to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond. The star has long been rumoured to be a potential replacement for Craig when he eventually steps down from playing 007, and now Elba has been hailed as […]

North Korea Proposes a ‘joint investigation’ with US Over Sony Hack

by Breaking Timeson December 20, 2014
North Korea is continuing to deny any involvement with the devastating cyber attack on Sony Pictures. But the entire affair just got even stranger: foreign ministry officials have announced through the government’s state-run news agency that “we propose a joint investigation with [the US] into this incident.” The government then warned that there will be “grave […]

Sony Cancels Dec. 25 Release Of ‘The Interview’

by Breaking Timeson December 19, 2014
Sony Pictures has decided to cancel the Dec. 25 release of “The Interview” after major theaters said they wouldn’t screen the movie. “We have decided not to move forward with the planned December 25 theatrical release of ‘The Interview,'” the company said in a statement. Top movie theater chains in the US decided not to […]