In many respects, it could be considered a boombox. But if the Sony Muteki RDH-GTK33iP shelf system can't easily be hoisted above our heads in an attempt to win the heart of the girl we love, we simply can't bring ourselves to actually call it that.
As a graduate student at M.I.T. in the 1990s, Cynthia Breazeal studied with the roboticist Rodney Brooks and explored the idea of “social” robots that were designed to interact and collaborate with humans.In 2012 Dr.
If you've ever watched Don Draper sling back an Old Fashioned, there's a good chance you're familiar with at leastoneRJD2 track. If you have a taste for instrument-infused breakbeat (and why wouldn't you?), then we assume you've been following his work since at least 2002'sDeadringer. Whatever camp you fall into, you're in for a treat at this year's Expand.
When you travel the world, having a few drinks with your hosts is a great way to get a sense of the local culture. But excessive alcohol consumption can cause physiological consequences . Don't worry—a hangover is universal, and your new friends probably already know a way to cope with it.Read more...
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IFA brings the Sony Lens Camera back to center stage this week with two new models: QX30 and QX1. These machines attach to your smartphone or tablet - or work on their own - as high-powered cameras in their own right.
Microsoft might not have had much success withXbox 360 faceplates, but that isn't stopping Sony from giving console customization a shot. The company's newly unveiledProject SkyLight betalets you slap a faceplate on your PlayStation 4 for $25, livening up the otherwise plain surface of your gaming system.
Sony's recently unveiled full-frame, mirrorless shooter,the A7 II, made a number of people quite excited when it was announced last week. Back then, though, the electronics company only revealed pricing and availability for Japan.
Sony has just announced a new EXMOR RS sensor and it is poised to take smartphone photography to the next level. Although the new IMX230 has almost the same effective 21 megapixel count as the camera found on, say, the Xperia Z3, this new sensor uses a stacked design that allows it to cram high-end camera functionality in a 1/2.4 size CMOS sensor.
While those who pre-ordered the Sony Xperia Z3 through T-Mobile are now finally enjoying their new smartphone, those of us who did not are now finally able to order online as the official purchasing period has begun. The new flagship device from Sony has been gaining good reviews and now you can get your own by signing up with the US carrier (if you aren't with them yet).
If there's a tiny space on your shelf in need of a tiny piece of hardware to fill it, CompuLab's newly introduced Utilite2 might fit the bill. The Utilite2 is a tiny desktop bringing with it a Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 and other notable specs, giving users a small system upon which they can run Android or Ubuntu.
Sony has beentestingitsPlayStation Now cloud streaming game servicefor months, with a select group of players testing it out on the PS3 and PS4 (all PS4 owners cantry it out at the end of next month). On Monday,that group will expandto include owners of some ofSony's 2014 TVs, including all 4K Ultra HD sets and some of the 1080p models.
Sony is no stranger to over-the-top advertising. their recent ad had to be yanked for being a bit to risqu, and those PlayStation 9 commercials ahead of the PS2 launch were pretty impressive. When Sony released their PS Vita, a lot was promised, including the ability to play console games on the go.
Futurama, the wonderful animated sitcom that once disappeared, only to come back from the dead and give fans proper closure, has gotten a 3D makeover. The video, available after the jump, shows the world seen in the opening scene of the TV series, and it is joined by several HD renders and a model of the Planet Express ship.
This week the folks at Sony have brought several high-end products to IFA 2014 in both the mobile and camera realms. The Sony Xperia Z3 leads the pack, while the Sony Lens Camera crew brought some strange surprises. There were also a couple of massive televisions revealed for good measure.
North Korea has officially denied that it was behind the Sony hacks. But in a statement published in state media, the country ambiguously hinted that a group sympathetic to Pyongyang may have carried out the attacks. Rob York, writing for NK News, cites a report issued by the state-controlled Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) that denied the country was behind the Sony hacks.