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SmartBand and Lifelog

Sony's SmartBand is just another wearable until you add the Lifelog app

The waterproof SmartBand is basically a Fitbit Flex with a couple extra features, but the secret sauce is the gorgeous Lifelog app...which you don't even need the SmartBand to use.

on greenbot.com

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Spanish bank touts apps for smartwatch, Google Glass

Caixa Bank claims it is the first to develop an application for use with smartwatch devices, along with a customer app that runs on Google Glass.

Sony takes the lead in gaming console race

Sony has sold more than 5.3 million PlayStation 4 consoles as of Feb. 8, solidifying its lead over Microsoft's Xbox One.

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Sony's mobile strategy puts priority on wearable tech

Sony is on a quest to duplicate earlier successes like its storied Walkman, but its Xperia smartphones could face troubles cracking a crowded market.

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Slimmer PlayStation Vita set for US debut this spring

When the PlayStation Vita arrives, it will include a copy of Borderlands 2 and a memory card that allows you to actually play the game.

on techhive.com

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Sony turns the page on ebooks in North America

It's not just Vaio that's getting the heave-ho from Sony; the electronics giant is also abandoning its e-reader business in North America, letting Kobo pick up the slack.

Sony VAIO's fatal flaw: The PCs cost too damned much

Focusing on the high-end only works if there's a high-end market to begin with.

Sayonara, VAIO: Sony sells off PC business to focus on mobile

Sony steps up reforms as it forecasts a ¥110 billion loss for its fiscal year to March 31

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For Sony, it's a good time to offload struggling Vaio business

As shipments fall, Vaio could be on the block

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Sony grapples with game save-killing PlayStation 4 bug

An application crash has sparked hundreds of complaints as Sony works on a fix

on techhive.com

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HBO to bring HBO Go to PS3, PS4; password sharing is officially OK

HBO says that it will bring the popular HBO Go app to the Sony PS3 and PS4 soon. And if you want to share a password? No worries.