Sony president Kazuo Hirai speaks before press at the company's headquarters in Tokyo on May 22, 2013. Sony held a presser to announce their medium term business plan.
The proposal is one that affects a main component of Sony's business and our management's strategy so the Sony board will give it thorough consideration before replying
Third Point’s proposal involves the way we manage a core business of the Sony group and the direction of our management. So the Sony board will give it thorough consideration before replying to Mr Loeb.
Sony has said that it will consider a proposal from activist investor Daniel Loeb that the group should sell off parts of its music and movies business, which includes popular franchises Spider-Man and Resident Evil and the weepy ballads of Brit crooner Adele.More quotes »
Ray Harryhausen documentary airing on Sony Movie Channel
HARRYHAUSEN SALUTE Paying tribute after the movie creature-movement master's Tuesday death at 92 is Sony Movie Channel, encoring its docuportrait " Ray Harryhausen : Special Effects Titan" (Saturday at 12:45 p.m.). It's followed by three of his midcentury Read more »
'Evil Dead' debuts at No. 1 with $26M box-office take
to think Sam Raimi is so proud in remaking this film that it turned out so well," said Rory Bruer, head of distribution for Sony . "It's such a visceral ride, where you're holding on to your seat or holding on to the person next to you."Paramount's " G.I. Read more »
Sony plays games with next PlayStation
showed off what the PlayStation 4 can do, but not what it will look like.The Japanese electronics giant talked about its upcoming game console for the first time and said it will go on sale next holiday season.But Sony didn't reveal the device itself. Presenters Read more »
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The unanswered questions of the Xbox One
know the drill, especially if you tuned in for Sony’s PlayStation 4 reveal back in February 2013. A new console gets announced, details spill out – some accurate, others not so much – then once the shine of the announcement wears off, the inevitable barrage 6:33 PM from Digital Trends Read more »
Ask PSLS: What Do You Think the Xbox One Successor Should be Called?
a forward thinking group here and we wanted to look towards the next-next generation of video games. While it’s a given that Sony’s console following the PlayStation 4 is going to be the PlayStation 5, Microsoft’s next Xbox could pretty much be anything at 6:27 PM from Playstation Lifestyle Read more »
Xbox One: hardware analysis, comparison to PlayStation 4
gave the PS4 50% more raw shader performance, plain and simple (768 SPs @ 800MHz vs. 1152 SPs & 800MHz). Unlike last generation, you don't need to be some sort of Jedi to extract the PS4's potential here. The Xbox One and PS4 architectures are quite similar, 6:23 PM from OSNews Read more »
FIFA 14 Ultimate Team Will Launch on PS4, Xbox One Has Exclusive Features
EA Sports says that it is currently working on the Ultimate Team mode for the next edition of FIFA on both the PlayStation 4 from Sony and the Xbox One from Microsoft. CVG quotes a representative from the company as saying that, "Ultimate Team is being developed 6:18 PM from Softpedia Read more »
Kite Fight takes to the skies on PS3 next week
announced they will be releasing Kite Fight on 29th May. Developed at Gameshastra – host to titles like Dare to Fly, Don 2 and many others – it brings you the ultimate casual experience on PlayStation Move. So why don’t you kick back, ease into that comfy 6:09 PM from N4G Read more »