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The amount of data Sony keeps about your PlayStation activity is insane!  - Wololo.net

The amount of data Sony keeps about your PlayStation activity is insane! – Wololo.net

Some PlayStation users have requested Sony to send them their personal data, and the results are quite shocking. Twitter user @AlexCheer1 found out that Sony had logs of him running the Adrenaline PSP Custom Firmware on his PS Vita, for example. Sony knows you’ve been running hacks AlexCheer1 has shared a few screenshots of what …

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Why Sony could live to regret getting the Xbox Activision Blizzard deal blocked

Microsoft’s massive acquisition of gaming behemoth Activision Blizzard seems increasingly in doubt, which begs the question: what would be next if it fails? Earlier in the year, Microsoft outlined plans to acquire Activision Blizzard Inc. for $68.7 billion dollars. The deal is the biggest in video game history and the largest the tech giant has …

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Hyundai and Kia Will Lose $2 Billion on Fixing Bad Engines This Quarter

Hyundai and Kia Will Lose $2 Billion on Fixing Bad Engines This Quarter

Image: Hyundai Hyundai’s offsetting much of its earnings with engine repairs, Honda dealers are shaking in their boots because somebody said “direct sales,” and we all just want Nissan and Renault to work this out. All that and more in Tuesday’s Morning Shift for October 18, 2022. 1st Gear: So Many Engines to Fix That …

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Reaction: PS Stars Is Overdue Yet Appreciated, But There's Lots of Room to Improve

Reaction: PS Stars Is Overdue Yet Appreciated, But There’s Lots of Room to Improve

Image: Push Square The console landscape is changing. While the PS5 – despite all of its pandemic-induced inventory issues – remains one of the fastest-selling formats of all time, the so-called “network effect” that determined previous generations is eroding. With crossplay surging in popularity across many of the biggest franchises, including FIFA and Call of …

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A Rare Opportunity To See The Huge Money Spent To Keep Game Pass, PS Plus Bursting With Games

A Rare Opportunity To See The Huge Money Spent To Keep Game Pass, PS Plus Bursting With Games

Photo: Christian Petersen (Getty Images) Video games are a nearly $200 billion industry. That’s a lot of money sloshing around an increasingly small group of notoriously secretive companies. Where does it all go? At least some of it is poured back into competing storefronts and subscription services like PlayStation Plus and Game Pass. Thanks to …

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PS5's Confusing New Discount Program: What You Need To Know To Save Money

PS5’s Confusing New Discount Program: What You Need To Know To Save Money

Image: Sony The PlayStation Stars program, Sony’s revamped reward system for players, is out in the wild starting today. It’s also just about as confusing as you might expect from the company that brought you nine different editions of Horizon Forbidden West and made PlayStation Plus into a confusing, multi-tiered service. Here’s everything you need …

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Today's best deals: Apple MacBook Air, Sony and LG 4K TVs, Nintendo Switch, and more

Today’s best deals: Apple MacBook Air, Sony and LG 4K TVs, Nintendo Switch, and more

Time for another mid-week Dealmaster. Our latest roundup of the best tech deals from around the web includes a nice discount on Apple’s latest M2-based MacBook Air in both the 256GB and 512GB versions. With $100 and $150 discounts, respectively, these are the lowest prices we’ve tracked on the new MacBook Airs. In our review, …

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Apple's personalized spatial audio trick is really a Sony idea

Apple’s personalized spatial audio trick is really a Sony idea

One of the new features of iOS 16, and something that was again highlighted during Apple’s event on Wednesday, is personalized spatial audio. Once you’ve installed the latest iOS release on your iPhone beginning September 12th, you’ll be able to create a custom sound profile that should improve the sense of immersion and overall spatial …

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You can still get a PlayStation 5 bundle from Sony and Walmart without standing in line

You can still get a PlayStation 5 bundle from Sony and Walmart without standing in line

If you haven’t been able to land Sony’s next-gen console yet, both Sony and Walmart are currently offering up another chance. Sony is once again selling the PlayStation 5 Horizon Forbidden West Bundle for $549.99, while Walmart is selling the same configuration for $549. If you’re not familiar with the package, the apt-titled Horizon Forbidden …

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Tencent and Sony Interactive Entertainment collectively acquire 30.34 percent of FromSoftware - Gematsu

Tencent and Sony Interactive Entertainment collectively acquire 30.34 percent of FromSoftware – Gematsu

Through the third-party allotment, Sixjoy Hong Kong will own 16.25 percent of FromSoftware’s shares, and Sony Interactive Entertainment will own 14.09 percent. Kadokawa Corporation remains the largest shareholder of the company with 69.66 percent of shares. Get the full press release below. 1. Purposes of and reasons for the Third-Party [17 articles]” href=”https://www.gematsu.com/genres/party”>Party Allotment The …

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