Sony Preparing E-Paper Smartwatch
Nov26

Sony Preparing E-Paper Smartwatch

Sony has been in the smartwatch making business longer than most, one of the first companies on the scene with its original SmartWatch. The company is now on the SmartWatch 3, but in a world of almost identical Android Wear devices (in terms of functionality) Sony has possibly decided that its next wearable will have to offer something different and go in another direction. Building a device made entirely from e-paper fits the left...

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Sony Explains Smartphone Cutback and Image Sensor Increase
Nov25

Sony Explains Smartphone Cutback and Image Sensor Increase

It seems some of the big names are cutting smartphone production. Samsung has recently detailed its plans to streamline output to combat tumbling profits, while Sony has offered some more details over its recent decision to cut its handset production. While Samsung’s reasons may be to stem the leak of profits, Sony’s are to actually stop the company losing money. The Japanese company said last month that it would be cutting the amount...

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Sony’s Backup & Restore App Potentially Hacked
Nov25

Sony’s Backup & Restore App Potentially Hacked

Sony, like many Android running smartphone brands adds its fair share of home brewed software to devices, although the Japanese company admittedly does so less than some other companies such as Samsung and HTC. Although, one of Sony's own Xperia Z3 apps is causing concern right now for users of its latest smartphones. It seems that the Backup & Store Android app has been compromised by malicious software. A new Google Play entry...

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Sony Xperia Z4 CES Bound
Nov24

Sony Xperia Z4 CES Bound

Sony is on a cycle to roll out a new flagship handset every six months, which means as soon as one is released we can already start discussing the next model because the leaks start with earnest. The guys at PhoneArena have tapped into their sources and have found out plenty about Sony’s next high end effort, the Xperia Z4, a handset that will arrive mere months after the Xperia Z3. The website said that the Xperia Z4 will replace the...

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Sony Shows Off New Camera Tech
Nov18

Sony Shows Off New Camera Tech

Sony is a big name in the mobile camera game. Not only does the Japanese giant put some splendid snappers in its own smartphones, it also supplies components to many of its major rivals in the industry. So, when Sony raises the curtain on a piece of new camera tech it is usually a decent pointer to what will be arriving on many smartphones in the near future. The brand new Exmor RS IMX230 is the latest shooter module from Sony and is...

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