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Sony announces next-generation PSVR headset for the PlayStation 5

25 Feb 2021

Sony announces next-generation PSVR headset for the PlayStation 5

Sony is working on a virtual reality headset for its PlayStation 5 console. The new PlayStation VR (PSVR) will include an expanded field of view, higher resolution, and a single cord to improve ergonomics.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple M1 Macs are dying slowly, and more

25 Feb 2021

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple M1 Macs are dying slowly, and more

If you thought Macs are expensive, wait until you learn how long the new M1 Macs are going to last. Well, not very long as their SSDs are decaying alarmingly quickly.

Sony sold 4.5 million PlayStation 5 consoles since November

04 Feb 2021

Sony sold 4.5 million PlayStation 5 consoles since November

Sony's latest earnings report says the company sold 4.5 million PlayStation 5 (PS5) gaming consoles worldwide in a two-month period since November 13.

This is how Sony Xperia 1 III will look like

29 Jan 2021

This is how Sony Xperia 1 III will look like

As an addition to the Xperia line-up of smartphones, Sony is expected to launch the Xperia 1 III model soon. In the latest development, tipster Steve Hemmerstoffer has shared renders of the handset, revealing its key design features.

'No Time to Die' faces delay, won't be released soon

22 Jan 2021

'No Time to Die' faces delay, won't be released soon

It seems like ages have passed since we saw the first-look images of Daniel Craig-starrer James Bond flick, No Time To Die.

Will Android 12 change your gaming experience? Perhaps yes!

22 Jan 2021

Will Android 12 change your gaming experience? Perhaps yes!

Folks using game controllers on their Android devices would agree that haptic feedback on wired and wireless controllers is a long way off from their console counterparts. Android games either have no rumble, or rather basic rumble support. XDA-Developers reports that will soon change.

Sony Xperia 10 III appears in renders, key features revealed

21 Jan 2021

Sony Xperia 10 III appears in renders, key features revealed

Sony is expected to announce its Xperia 10 III (pronounced as Xperia 10 Mark 3) model sometime in the coming weeks.

LG considers leaving the smartphone business in 2021

20 Jan 2021

LG considers leaving the smartphone business in 2021

LG is mulling an exit from the fiercely competitive smartphone space. The soon-to-be-former smartphone maker is considering a 2021 exit strategy, after the phone business lost $4.5 billion over the last five years.

#CES2021: This Sony drone can shoot cinematic 4K videos

13 Jan 2021

#CES2021: This Sony drone can shoot cinematic 4K videos

For photography enthusiasts and video professionals, Japanese tech giant Sony has announced a new drone, called Airpeak, at the ongoing CES 2021.

2021 to see movie delays, 'Morbius' will lead the pack

12 Jan 2021

2021 to see movie delays, 'Morbius' will lead the pack

2021 has started with another round of movie delays.

Sony announces BRAVIA XR LED TVs powered by 'cognitive intelligence'

10 Jan 2021

Sony announces BRAVIA XR LED TVs powered by 'cognitive intelligence'

Sony has announced its latest generation BRAVIA XR range of smart televisions. The line-up includes LED and OLED models, ranging from 50 inches to 100 inches with up to 8K resolution.

Gather all your money for this PS5 containing 20kg gold!

06 Jan 2021

Gather all your money for this PS5 containing 20kg gold!

Any fanatic gamer would want to have a PlayStation 5 now.

Sony Pictures getting more offers, thanks to WB's 2021 decision

03 Jan 2021

Sony Pictures getting more offers, thanks to WB's 2021 decision

"Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity," said American author H Jackson Brown Jr.

'Cyberpunk 2077' investors file lawsuit against developer CD Projekt

03 Jan 2021

'Cyberpunk 2077' investors file lawsuit against developer CD Projekt

The year 2020 has been really bad for CD Projekt, the Polish video game developer.

Sony PS5 to be launched on February 2; prices announced

01 Jan 2021

Sony PS5 to be launched on February 2; prices announced

Sony's latest gaming console, the PlayStation 5 (PS5) will be launched in India on February 2. It was originally scheduled to be released last November but the launch was deferred.

OPPO confirms a Sony IMX766 50MP camera for Reno5 Pro+

21 Dec 2020

OPPO confirms a Sony IMX766 50MP camera for Reno5 Pro+

OPPO is geared up to unveil the Reno5 Pro+ 5G model in China on December 24. In the latest development, the company has shared a poster on Weibo, confirming its key specifications.

Sony drops 'Cyberpunk 2077' from PlayStation, developer apologizes for glitches

18 Dec 2020

Sony drops 'Cyberpunk 2077' from PlayStation, developer apologizes for glitches

Cyberpunk 2077 is getting a lot of hatred online due to its bugs.

Sony Xperia 1 II receives Android 11 update: Details here

16 Dec 2020

Sony Xperia 1 II receives Android 11 update: Details here

Sony has started rolling out the Android 11 update for the Xperia 1 II (pronounced Xperia 1 Mark 2).

OPPO Reno5 Pro+ 5G to be announced on December 24

11 Dec 2020

OPPO Reno5 Pro+ 5G to be announced on December 24

Following the launch of the Reno5 5G and Reno5 Pro 5G in China, OPPO will unveil the third smartphone in the line-up, the Reno5 Pro+ 5G, on December 24.

Australia vs India, second T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

05 Dec 2020

Australia vs India, second T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

The action returns to Sydney as Australia and India are set to battle it out in the second T20I.

Australia vs India, first T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

03 Dec 2020

Australia vs India, first T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

Australia beat India 2-1 in the ODI series that finished on Wednesday as focus shifts to the 20-over format now.

Australia vs India, 3rd ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

30 Nov 2020

Australia vs India, 3rd ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

After a couple of high-scoring contests at the SCG, Australia and India will square-off in the final ODI on Wednesday.

NBC is turning 'Finding Forrester' movie into a series

28 Nov 2020

NBC is turning 'Finding Forrester' movie into a series

NBC is set to adapt Sean Connery-starrer Finding Forrester into a television series.

Doctor Octopus actor Alfred Molina seen on 'Spider-Man 3' set?

27 Nov 2020

Doctor Octopus actor Alfred Molina seen on 'Spider-Man 3' set?

There is a lot of hype around the third Tom Holland-starrer Spider-Man movie, given that the star has confirmed last month on Instagram that shooting for the film has restarted, in Atlanta.

Australia vs India, first ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

25 Nov 2020

Australia vs India, first ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Australia and India are set to lock horns in the first of three-ODI series, starting November 27.

Jake Gyllenhaal is in talks with Michael Bay on 'Ambulance'

15 Nov 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal is in talks with Michael Bay on 'Ambulance'

Zodiac star Jake Gyllenhaal is putting his thriller shoes back on this time with director Michael Bay's upcoming thriller Ambulance.

Sony A8H 4K OLED TV launched at Rs. 2.8 lakh

05 Nov 2020

Sony A8H 4K OLED TV launched at Rs. 2.8 lakh

Expanding its range of premium televisions in India, Sony has launched its latest A8H 4K OLED TV in a 65-inch size.

Marvel's Spider-Man must come out of Tony Stark's shadows, NOW!

03 Nov 2020

Marvel's Spider-Man must come out of Tony Stark's shadows, NOW!

This is the finally-someone-said-it moment for Spider-Man fans!

Sony may buy out anime streamer Crunchyroll for nearly $1bn

02 Nov 2020

Sony may buy out anime streamer Crunchyroll for nearly $1bn

It seems like Crunchyroll, the premium anime streaming website based out of the United States, may get a confirmed buyer soon.

LGBTQ film 'Happiest Season' starring Kristen Stewart coming on Hulu

23 Oct 2020

LGBTQ film 'Happiest Season' starring Kristen Stewart coming on Hulu

LGBTQ family drama, Happiest Season, starring Kristen Stewart will skip the theater run for a streaming platform.

Europa League 2020-21: All that you need to know

22 Oct 2020

Europa League 2020-21: All that you need to know

The 2020-21 edition of the UEFA Europa League is all set to start tonight.

Sony Xperia 1 II's Mirror Lake Green color option unveiled

17 Oct 2020

Sony Xperia 1 II's Mirror Lake Green color option unveiled

Sony has unveiled a new Mirror Lake Green color variant of its flagship smartphone, the Sony Xperia 1 II. It will be launched in Taiwan on October 20.

#WeeklyRecap: Nobel Prizes, Pixel 4a, Galaxy S20 FE, and more

11 Oct 2020

#WeeklyRecap: Nobel Prizes, Pixel 4a, Galaxy S20 FE, and more

This week, the biggest news in science and technology was the announcement of Nobel Prizes in Physics, Chemistry, and Medicine.

Doctor Strange fills in Stark's shoes as new Spidey mentor

10 Oct 2020

Doctor Strange fills in Stark's shoes as new Spidey mentor

It's raining alternate timelines on Marvel Cinematic Universe that has now caught Spidey too.

Now, Amazon Fire TV offers 'Live TV' with Alexa integration

08 Oct 2020

Now, Amazon Fire TV offers 'Live TV' with Alexa integration

In a bid to upgrade the streaming experience of its customers, Amazon has launched a new 'Live TV' feature for Fire TV devices in India.

Sony launches its costliest TV, priced at Rs. 14 lakh

05 Oct 2020

Sony launches its costliest TV, priced at Rs. 14 lakh

Sony has launched its first 8K TV in India, the Z8H at Rs. 13,99,990. (Yes, you read that right!)

NewsBytes Briefing: TikTok ban delayed, WeChat ban blocked, and more

21 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: TikTok ban delayed, WeChat ban blocked, and more

Over the weekend, the US ban on TikTok, WeChat saw major developments.

Out and about: Malaika Arora says she has 'overcome' coronavirus

20 Sep 2020

Out and about: Malaika Arora says she has 'overcome' coronavirus

Bollywood actor and television personality Malaika Arora on Sunday told fans that she has recovered from coronavirus. The 46-year-old had tested positive for the fatal virus earlier this month and was quarantined at home since then.

Sony's latest flagship offers 120Hz OLED screen, Snapdragon 865 chipset

17 Sep 2020

Sony's latest flagship offers 120Hz OLED screen, Snapdragon 865 chipset

Expanding its range of flagship smartphones, Japanese tech giant Sony has launched the Xperia 5 II (pronounced Xperia 5 Mark 2). It will go on sale in select markets later this year.

Kanye West up against Universal Group to end 'music slavery'

17 Sep 2020

Kanye West up against Universal Group to end 'music slavery'

Rapper Kanye West has apparently taken a break from his Presidential campaign.