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Guest Review: Sony Xperia Z1s

Written by Joe Del Vecchio T-Mobile has been making quite a few waves lately with their bold moves in pricing plans, willingness to pay off customers’ Early Termination Fees, and lure new customers away from Verizon, AT&T and Sprint.  Meanwhile, Sony is trying to secure its place among the big boys in the high-end cellphone…

Gracenote

Sony Finds Suitor For Gracenote, The Tribune Company

Sony has found a buyer for Gracenote and it’s the same company that owns a major Chicago newspaper and Chicago television station. The Tribune Media Group owns both the Chicago Tribune and local television station WGN-TV Channel 9. And apparently Tribune Media Group also owns Tribune Media Services (TMS) which offers the same service as…

Report: Sony Looking To Offload Gracenote

According to Bloomberg, Sony is in the market looking to sell Gracenote. Gracenote is audio-recognition software that is prominently used on Apple’s iTunes to retrieve data and images of users local music. Bloomberg says sources briefed on the matter point to Sony wanting to focus on less products as one of the reasons for the…

Sony Xperia Z1 Camera Ported To More Sony Devices

The Sony Xperia Z1 Camera app turned a few heads and some of those heads wanted that camera without having to actually buy the Z1. xda-developer niaboc79 has managed to get the Z1 app ported to all Sony Qualcomm devices. They include the Xperia T, TX and V, the Xperia SP, Xperia M, Xperia L, as well as the Xperia S, Acro…

Sony Gives Timeline On Kit-Kat Upgrades

Sony announced their Kit-Kat plan today via their blog, here’s what they had to say. Last week you probably saw Google announce Android version 4.4; Kit Kat… We’ve seen lots of questions on our Android upgrade roadmap and equally, we have lots to tell you, so here’s a note on just that… First up, Jelly…

Is A Free PS4 Worth Eating Taco Bell?

Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC  and Taco Bell have teamed up to give away some PlayStation® 4s to hungry fans. This is not the first time Sony and The Bell have teamed up for a promotion like this, last year they did the same with PS Vita. This go around the duo has named the promotion…

Sony Bravia Smart Stick With Google

Sony Electronics introduced its next-gen smart TV device, the NSZ-GU1 BRAVIA Smart Stick. This looks to be the successor to the Sony Google TV boxes of the past. The Smart Stick is very slim and lightweight, almost mimicking the Chromecast form factor.