Digital PlayStation 3 Purchases May Only Live As Long As Your PRAM Battery Without Sony Servers

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Word of Sony shutting down PlayStation storefront servers for PS3 this summer spread like wildfire on the internet Monday. The discourse in comment sections were filled with anti-DRM rhetoric and …read more Continue reading Digital PlayStation 3 Purchases May Only Live As Long As Your PRAM Battery Without Sony Servers

Sony releases smart speakers that immerse you in all-around sound

Sony offered a glimpse of its first 360-degree audio speakers back at the online-only CES 2021 expo in January, with two units based around the company’s 360 Reality Audio spatial audio tech that’s reported to create “ambient room-filling sound that im… Continue reading Sony releases smart speakers that immerse you in all-around sound

Sony reveals PlayStation 5 VR controllers

Just a few weeks after confirming that a VR system for the PlayStation 5 is in development, Sony has now shown off the controllers. Wearing their inspiration on their sleeves (almost literally), the new designs look lightyears ahead of the PS4’s clunky… Continue reading Sony reveals PlayStation 5 VR controllers

OctoML raises $28M Series B for its machine learning acceleration platform

OctoML, a Seattle-based startup that offers a machine learning acceleration platform build on top of the open-source Apache TVM compiler framework project, today announced that it has raised a $28 million Series B funding round led by Addition Captial. Previous investors Madrona Venture Group and Amplify Partners also participated in this round, which brings the […] Continue reading OctoML raises $28M Series B for its machine learning acceleration platform

Sony raids Alpha camera tech for FX3 Cinema Line compact

Following a number of online leaks, Sony has now officially announced the FX3 full-frame video camera, which combines technology from the company’s cinema shooters with imaging features from the Alpha range of mirrlorless cameras.Continue ReadingCatego… Continue reading Sony raids Alpha camera tech for FX3 Cinema Line compact

Sony teases next-gen VR headset for the PlayStation 5

Sony has confirmed that it’s working on a new virtual reality system for the PS5. In a PlayStation blog post, Senior VP of platform planning and management Hideaki Nishino gave some hints at what to expect from a new PSVR setup, promising “dramatic lea… Continue reading Sony teases next-gen VR headset for the PlayStation 5