5w ago - Sony Senior Vice President Phil Rosenberg of Business Development announced several new digital entertainment applications will be available on PS4 at launch.
To quote: We know you've been waiting anxiously for PS4 to finally arrive and we have exciting news to share with you today. Starting Day One, a number of your favorite digital entertainment services like Netflix and Amazon Instant Video will be available with more coming soon.
PlayStation is dedicated to giving our fans the best entertainment options on our platforms and we're proud to share the following services will be available on PS4 starting November 15:
• Amazon Instant Video - Users can choose from over 150,000 titles to rent or purchase, including new release movies and in-season TV episodes.
• Crackle - A part of Sony Pictures Television, Crackle is a freely accessible multi-platform television network delivering original series such as Emmy Award nominated Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, and hit movies and television programs in a variety of genres.
• Crunchyroll - Watch the latest and best selection of Anime right from Japan such as Naruto Shippuden,...
10w ago - Sony Blog Manager Fred Dutton announced that further details on the upcoming PlayStation App for PS4 are available from President Shuhei Yoshida today.
To quote: Did any of the early birds among you stay up the week before last to watch the Tokyo Game Show keynote?
If you did, you'll have seen Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios President Shuhei Yoshida take to the stage to unveil the new PlayStation App, launching alongside PS4 later this year.
In general terms, the new app allows you to take the PlayStation experience with you when you're away from your PS4. You can stay in touch with friends, compare Trophies, view friends' activity (such as recorded or live-streamed gameplay), and access all the latest news.
I caught up with Yoshida immediately after the show, and asked him to expand on exactly what gamers can expect from PlayStation App later this year.
"It's an application that anyone can download for free on iOS and Android devices," he explained.
"There are a variety of things you can do with it. You can connect to your PlayStation profile and send messages - even voice messages - to friends between...
To quote: Use the BEYOND Touch app to control your BEYOND: Two Souls game on PlayStation 3 system. The app can be used on Android devices to replace your wireless controller. All you’ll need is for your PlayStation 3 system to be on the same WiFi network as your Android device and you’ll be ready to play the game with touch controls.
Please note: This app acts only as a controller. In order to play the BEYOND: Two Souls game, you will need a PlayStation 3 system and the game, purchased separately at any participating retailer.
BEYOND Touch Features:
Play the game on your PlayStation 3 system with intuitive touch controls designed for your Android device;
Easy to play, even if you’ve never played a console game before;
Easy to connect to your PlayStation 3 system;
Play the adventure in Solo mode, or in Duo mode with a friend using your preferred...
18w ago - Following up on his previous update, today PlayStation 3 homebrew developer Quake of SubZero Dezigns has updated his PS3 homebrew application called Simple PS3Updates to version 1.63 Final with the changes outlined below.