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2012-02-28 07:00:00

TOKYO, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc, today announced that the sales of the PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita) portable entertainment system reached over 1.2 million units worldwide as of February 26, 2012. PS Vita experienced an initial burst of momentum when it launched on December 17, 2011 in Japan followed by Hong Kong, Taiwan and South Korea. Newly launched in North and Latin America, Europe and PAL territories as well as in Singapore on February 22, 2012,...

2012-01-09 12:36:00

DALLAS, Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T*, the exclusive U.S. wireless carrier for Sony Computer Entertainment's PlayStation® Vita, today announced data plan pricing for the 3G-enabled model of the next generation portable entertainment system. AT&T plans to offer two data plans, a $14.99 plan featuring 250MB and a $25 plan with 2GB. Both plans will be month-to-month and will not require a long-term contract. The high speeds and broad coverage of AT&T's mobile broadband...

2011-11-02 09:00:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) today announced that the redesigned PlayStation®Home will be available beginning tomorrow, November 3, 2011, exclusively on PlayStation®Network for the PlayStation®3 (PS3(TM)) system for users throughout the US and Canada. The PlayStation Home redesign includes a new core experience that features genre-based districts as well as a wide variety...

2011-10-25 13:16:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) today announced the appointment of consumer marketing veteran Guy W. Longworth to the role of Senior Vice President, Marketing and PlayStation Network. Longworth will report to Jack Tretton, SCEA's President and Chief Executive Officer. Longworth will oversee all aspects of SCEA marketing, including product marketing, promotions and brand development, and will join SCEA on Monday, October 31....

2011-10-13 07:00:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Network Entertainment ("SNEI") today announced that its "Video Unlimited(TM)" digital video service is now available for Sony Tablet S. The "Video Unlimited" service is part of the Sony Entertainment Network that delivers popular digital entertainment conveniently and instantly on Sony and third-party connected devices. "Sony Entertainment Network is the ultimate digital entertainment destination," said Tim Schaaff, President, Sony...

Sony Announces Security Breach Of Up To 93,000 Accounts
2011-10-12 10:45:42

Sony announced another embarrassing security breach this morning when the company confirmed it had suspended 93,000 accounts on its online entertainment networks after detecting a wave of unauthorized sign-in attempts that took place between October 7 and 10. Sony spokesman Satoshi Fukuoka said the hackers were successful in matching valid sign-in IDs and passwords from the accounts on its PlayStation Network, Sony Entertainment Network and Sony Online Entertainment services, reports the...

2011-10-03 17:31:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Network Entertainment (SNEI) today announced a new promotion that gives users a $10 credit when they spend $60 or more on content from Sony Entertainment Network services as well as PlayStation®Store this month(1)(2). Sony Entertainment Network and PlayStation®Network users who spend $60 or more in the month of October will receive a $10 credit in November. The offer includes movies rented or...

2011-10-03 08:30:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) today announced "Only On PlayStation®Network," a new program featuring a steady stream of exclusive games releasing throughout the month of October. Starting tomorrow, the PlayStation Network community in North America will find new exclusive downloadable games in the PlayStation®Store every Tuesday in October, including highly-anticipated Pub Fund titles...

LulzSec Hacker Arrested In Arizona
2011-09-23 09:45:32

  Cody Kretsinger of Tempe Arizona was arrested yesterday and faces charges relating to the computer hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment earlier this summer where more than 37,000 customers had their information stolen, Reuters is reporting. Kretsinger, under the online name “recursion” is believed to be a member of LulzSec. The 23-year old college student is charged with one count each of conspiracy and unauthorized impairment of a protected computer. If convicted...

Sony Updates PSN Terms Of Service
2011-09-20 06:27:06

  In April this year, Sony´s PSN (PlayStation Network) suffered from a hack attack, stealing the private details of 77 million users and taking the network offline for 40 days. According to The Register, other Sony units were also attacked, including Sony Online Entertainment, their computer game´s service, and the Sony Pictures website, exposing the information for over 25 million more users. A class action suit was filed possibly costing the electronics giant...