Don't-Miss Stories

Smartwatches await their time

With Apple's iWatch and several competing smartwatches from major manufacturers in the works, some analysts question whether consumers will embrace such wearable technology.

on techhive.com

Sony to sell 'world's first' SD card-based backup for PCs

Sony wants to simplify laptop backups.

Convert trophies into swag with PlayStation’s Bid For Greatness

Sony’s Bid for Greatness promotion offers real-world prizes for digital trophies.

on techhive.com

Rapid Review: Xperia Z

A little water won't hurt Sony's new smartphone. Susie Ochs reviews the Xperia Z.

T-Mobile schools AT&T, Verizon on better phone upgrades with only a smattering of profanity

At a press event Wednesday, T-Mobile announced a new program that lets people upgrade their phones twice a year as well as further expansion of its LTE network.

on techhive.com

Review: Sony's Xperia Z is the Aquaman of phones

Waterproof, dust-proof, and beach-ready: Neither sand nor surf nor bright sunlight can stop Sony's new Android phone.

on techhive.com

sony xperia z ultra

Sony teams devices to merge the best of tablet and phone

So-called phablets merge the best features of phones and tablets, but early entries are awkward; wearable devices may make them powerful and mainstream, as well as acceptable in business.

Sony releases a complicated fix for PlayStation 3 consoles borked by recent update

Sony has finally released another update to cure PlayStation 3 consoles borked by a recent, more disastrous update, but you'll need to jump through some hoops to get your console up and running again.

on techhive.com

Sony stages human billboard stunt at Wimbledon to push its 4K HDTVs

Sony’s oddball marketing campaign coincides with the U.K. launch of its 55X9 Bravia and 65X9 Bravia Ultra HD televisions. Sony’s 55- and 65-inch Ultra HDTVs, which feature a display resolution of 3840 by 2160 pixels, went on sale in the U.S. in April.

on techhive.com

Sony Unveils Xperia Z Tablet and Smartphone

Sony announces new high-end products in the Xperia Z line.