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Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Twitch beats Pokemon, Batman gets his license, and you turned into Jerry Seinfeld—this is gaming news for the week of March 3.

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Jack Tretton out at Sony Computer Entertainment

The 19-year Sony veteran is leaving his post as president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America at the end of March.

Sony Computer Entertainment of America CEO Jack Tretton resigns

Jack Tretton, a 19-year veteran of Sony Computer Entertainment of America, will leave at the end of the month in a split that Sony says is buy mutual agreement.

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Mobile World Congress in Video: Sony updates its Xperia lineup

We've told you about the changes Sony's introducing to its Xperia smartphones and tablets. Now see the new Xperia Z2 phone for yourself in this video report.

on techhive.com

Sony's Xperia Z2 smartphone can record 4K video

Sony's new Xperia Z2 flagship smartphone can record 4K video and includes digital noise cancelling headphones the company announced at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Monday.

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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