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It Seems the PlayStation Network is Down

Maybe it's the post-E3 conference hangovers kicking in, but the PlayStation Network seems to be down. The store and social features are inaccessible, and DownDetector has seen a spike in reported problems. We'll keep you posted. [DownDetector] Read More >>

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There’s 10 Per Cent Off (Almost) Anything on the PlayStation Store This Weekend

It was a woeful Christmas for online gamers, as hacking collective Lizard Squad knocked out both Sony's PlayStation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live services. As the police get to the bottom of who precisely was responsible for the attacks, Sony is dishing out a peace offering to perturbed gamers in the form of a discount code this weekend. Read More >>

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Sony Planning Exclusive TV Content for PlayStation Network

It appears that Sony is looking to follow Microsoft (and Netflix) in generating (and paying for) some exclusive media content for PS4, via a recently discovered media company that calls itself PlayStation Productions. Read More >>

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Select PS4 PSN Features to be Temporarily Disabled For UK Launch

In the world of tech balls-ups lightning can indeed strike twice and, looking to prevent the embarrassing sluggishness of the PlayStation Network upon the PS4's US launch, Sony is taking measures to ensure the same doesn't happen again after tonight's UK launch. Read More >>

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PS4 Gamers Encouraged to Use Real Names Online Instead of D3tTHBRiNGER and the Like

Sony's been talking a little more about how PS4 and its systems will work over at the Tokyo Game Show, revealing one big change to its online service in the way it'll encourage players to use and display their proper names. Read More >>

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Sony’s New Playstation 3 Video Unlimited Interface Looks Pretty But Clumsy

A few weeks ago we got a look at Microsoft's updated Xbox Live interface. Now Sony's got a public preview of its new interface for browsing video on the Playstation Network on the Playstation 3, called Video Unlimited. Read More >>