Monday, December 5, 2016

Sony

Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

Sony isn't the first to make virtual reality a reality, but in waiting, the company has delivered a worthy experience that's cheaper, more comfortable and more convenient than the two high-end systems already out.

That could help boost a technology that's had a rocky start.

After...

Monday, May. 9, 2016

For Tom Zweibel, digital video producer for the New York Knicks, the workday doesn’t end when the final buzzer sounds. When the game’s over, it’s time to edit all the footage he’s just shot for delivery to any of the Knicks’ internal or external platforms.
 
Zweibel shoots about 12 to...

Monday, Jun. 15, 2015

Nathan Drake is back in action.

Sony capped off its game-filled Electronic Entertainment Expo briefing Monday night with a bullet-riddled demonstration of "Uncharted 4: A Thief's End," the forthcoming action-adventure installment featuring the...

Tuesday, Jun. 9, 2015

This past extended weekend’s (6/4-7) Cine Gear Expo on the Paramount Studios lot in Los Angeles provided a mix of new wares on display and in several cases feedback from users of those wares, most notably cinematographers providing assessments of cameras and other...

Friday, Mar. 27, 2015

UltraHD 4K is here. Within a short period of time 4K cameras and UltraHD TV sets have arrived at film/TV industry events, from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB).

Video has become a predominate means of entertainment and communication....

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015

Money-losing Sony will spin off its video-and-sound business into a separate company and shrink its headquarters as part of a three-year turnaround plan to speed up decision-making and become profitable again.

The company is targeting an operating...

Monday, Jan. 5, 2015

Sony Corp.'s top corporate executive on Monday condemned the recent hacking assault against its film division, saying his employees were victims of a "vicious and malicious cyberattack," while adding that he's proud of them for standing against "the extortionist...

Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014

Sony Pictures debuted 30 minutes of 3-D footage of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" at movie-theater convention CinemaCon in Las Vegas on Wednesday night.

Cut into multiple segments, a packed house at Caesars Palace previewed scenes explaining the death of...

Thursday, Mar. 20, 2014

The promise of virtual reality in the living room is coming closer to, well, reality.

Sony unveiled a prototype headset this week capable of surrounding a wearer's vision with interactive virtual worlds. The system, codenamed Project Morpheus,...

Tuesday, Mar. 18, 2014

Sony is getting into the virtual reality business.

The Japanese electronics and gaming giant unveiled a prototype virtual reality headset to be used in conjunction with its PlayStation 4 video game console during a Tuesday talk at the Game Developers...