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Spotlight: Sony ponies up £250,000 for PlayStation Network breach

Sony has agreed to pay a £250,000 fine ($377,000) to the UK Information Commissioner's Office for a security breach in 2011 that exposed personal information of millions of PlayStation Network customers, according to the BBC.

Sony targets iPhone users as chairman steps down

Even as its chairman steps down, Sony is forging ahead with plans make 2013 a "breakthrough year" for its mobile business.

IDC: Consumers spending more on iOS, Android games than handheld titles

Consumer spending on mobile games optimized for Apple's iOS and Google's Android combined to eclipse spending on handheld titles published for the Sony PSP and Nintendo 3DS platforms during the fourth quarter of 2012, according to a new report issued by research firm IDC and mobile analytics firm App Annie.

Panasonic to stop selling smartphones in Europe

Panasonic has decided to stop selling its Eluga smartphone in Europe, the only market outside of Japan where it sells smartphones, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.

Sony's Aragon: Music Unlimited service has greater reach, more devices than competitors

Michael Aragon with Michael Aragon, vice president and general manager of digital video and music services at Sony Network Entertainment Sony Entertainment's mobile strategy covers the

Sony building power-for-payment wall sockets

Sony is working on a new technology to enable power outlets to identify users or use policies with IC chips, Sam Byford at The Verge reports. The technology could be used to protect devices from

AT&T to offer two data plans for PlayStation Vita when it launches Feb. 22

LAS VEGAS--AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T), which will exclusively provide the mobile broadband connectivity for Sony's highly anticipated PlayStation Vita portable gaming device, announced Monday that it

Sony in talks to sell PlayStation games on more mobile devices

Sony is in talks with several phone and tablet manufacturers in an effort to bring its PlayStation games to more mobile devices. Kazuo Hirai, Sony's executive deputy president, said the company is

Sony Bravia update gives users access to Skype video calling on TVs

Sony's Bravia TVs and Blu-ray payers have joined the list of connected devices that allow users to make voice and, now, video calls using Skype's free VoIP service. Users can make free voice and

Sony entering tablet market

Sony announced it is jumping into the tablet market, announcing plans to introduce two Android Honeycomb-based tablets this fall. Sony said the first tablet, code-named S1, includes a wedge shaped