Sony sued over use of song in Baby Driver soundtrack

2017-08-04 09:44

The son of T Rex frontman filed a lawsuit against Sony for using the song Debora in Baby Driver, allegedly without permission.

Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

2017-06-13 15:19

Sony has showed off its rich, action-packed new PlayStation 4 video games, some for virtual reality, as it defends its crown as the top-selling new-generation console.

Undervalued Sony poised to rise 39%

2017-06-07 12:30

Sony Corp shares are undervalued and could rise as much as 39%, says Oasis Management’s Seth Fischer at the Sohn Conference in Hong Kong.

New Android smartphones in SA: how do they stack up?

2017-04-09 14:02

The world’s top Android smartphones - Samsung's Galaxy S8, LG's G6, the Sony XZ Premium and Huawei’s P10 - are poised for the SA market. Kyle Venktess compares prices and features.

Paul McCartney sues to take back Beatles catalogue

2017-01-19 11:39

Paul McCartney has filed a lawsuit to secure the copyright to the Beatles back catalogue in a case that could have wide ramifications for the music industry.

EU slams Sony, Panasonic with fines over battery cartel

2016-12-12 18:28

EU regulators have fined Japanese electronics giants Sony, Panasonic and Sanyo a total of $176m for colluding on prices for rechargeable batteries.

Sony unveils updated PlayStations: Pro and slim versions

2016-09-08 12:37

Sony is unveiling a slimmer, lighter, cheaper version of its PlayStation 4, as well as a Pro device targeted at hardcore gamers that features high-resolution images and a 1-terabyte hard drive

SHARE WATCH: Pokémon GO and the world of gaming

2016-07-26 11:18

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at Pokémon GO and the world of gaming in this week's five shares to watch.

Sony Xperia X goes on sale in SA

2016-06-28 12:27

Sony’s latest smartphone gadget has gone on sale in SA at a price point below that of its flagship Xperia Z5.

Gogglebox families caught watching TV show that's not airing in SA

2016-04-19 11:07

The Sony Channel and Gogglebox are in hot water after showing content currently not available on South African television.


Sony's premium smartphone heading for SA

2017-06-26 14:49

Sony's extravagant new offering, the Xperia XZ Premium, is heading for South African shores in July, and can now be pre-ordered. But it comes with a hefty price tag.

Forget the FANGs: The Sunrise stocks are doing better in Japan

2017-06-12 07:16

Impressed by the so-called FANG shares’ performance over the past year? Japan has a similar group that’s doing even better.

LA Reid leaves Sony amid sexual harassment reports

2017-05-16 08:50

LA Reid, one of the music world's top executives who helped launch the careers of stars including Justin Bieber, has left Epic Records after reported harassment allegations.

Sony launches first SA store

2017-04-06 13:37

Japanese electronics manufacturer Sony has opened its first South African store and has announced news about new devices.

Sony CEO leaves for Snapchat

2017-01-16 16:01

Two years after guiding the company through an unprecedented e-mail hack, Sony CEO Michael Lynton is leaving to become the chairman of the board for Snap Inc.

Sony has a hit game that's as big as Pokemon Go in Japan

2016-12-05 07:50

Nintendo might have scored a hit with the explosive debut of Pokemon Go this year. On its home turf, however, Sony has quietly dispatched its rival ...

Review: Uncharted 4 - The driving bits

2016-08-24 13:50

TopCar editor Calvin Fisher critiques Sony PlayStation's Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. ' action blockbuster, rendered at high-def to the point of being nearly indiscernible from reality.'

Nintendo worth more than Sony after Pokemon rally

2016-07-19 11:40

Nintendo has shot past Sony in market value after shares in the video game giant more than doubled following the release of its wildly popular Pokemon Go game.

Sony SA explains that awkward Gogglebox glitch

2016-04-20 07:38

Sony Channel says a fast turnaround time is to blame after the latest Gogglebox SA episode showed families watching a programme not aired on TV.

Kesha loses suit over abuse

2016-04-07 08:40

A judge has refused a plea by Kesha to free her from a contract with producer Dr Luke, in a case that has galvanised feminists.

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