PSP Gets Mini, App-Store-Like Games

Sony has confirmed rumors that the PlayStation Store will be offering smaller titles called Minis for download on the PSP, similar to Apple's App Store. These games will be limited to 1MB—yes, 1MB, 100MB. Among other titles, PSP owners will score Fieldrunners, which is probably the best game on the iPhone to date… » 8/18/09 1:19pm 8/18/09 1:19pm

Sony Is Clearly Considering Digital PSP Game Rentals

In a move that could completely reshape the gaming industry, Sony is said to have approached developers about a digital rental plan for the PSP. » 5/22/09 9:52am 5/22/09 9:52am

PS3 v2.70 Firmware Available Now, Brings In-Game Chat, External Video…

Another PS3 Firmware update, another modest set of new features. In 2.70, there are only two you'll notice: system-wide text chat and portability for your PlayStation Store video purchases. » 4/02/09 5:20am 4/02/09 5:20am

The PSP to Feature the World's Largest Comic Book Store?

Sony recently conducted one of their infamous product surveys that not only made mention of the PSP PlayStation Store selling comic books, but actually played this video demoing the media on the PSP: » 3/17/09 9:20am 3/17/09 9:20am

The Playstation Network Store Has NBC TV Shows and Movies

The Playstation Network has movies and television shows from NBC Universal like "NBC's THE OFFICE, HEROES and 30 ROCK as well as Sci Fi's BATTLESTAR GALACTICA and EUREKA" starting today. In both HD and SD versions. [Playstation] » 3/10/09 6:34pm 3/10/09 6:34pm

Sony Considering Official, Non-Playstation Emulators for PSP

While everyone's getting all worked up about the possible death of UMD, Sony is going around telling people they want to bring classic, non-Sony games to the PSP, just like the homebrewers. Oh? » 3/04/09 6:50am 3/04/09 6:50am

New PSP Media Manager Integrates With the Playstation Store

Just in case you are one of the few that have actually used the PSP Media Manager, you might be interested in knowing that a new update grants access to the PlayStation Store through the PC. It also helps out with syncing your music, photos and other digital content. Full details are available in the press release… » 10/29/08 7:00pm 10/29/08 7:00pm

PlayStation 3 2.30 Update is Live - New PlayStation Store and DTS-HD…

The previously announced PlayStation 3 2.30 firmware update is now live, bringing with it a new PlayStation Store and DTS-HD Master Audio Support. To see more detail on the DTS audio support, click here, or hit the jump for the release. We're happy that Sony's finally revamped the store—the original one really was… » 4/15/08 2:45am 4/15/08 2:45am

PlayStation 3 Firmware Update 2.30 Brings DTS-HD Master Audio

Today, SCEA announced that the latest PS3 update, 2.30, would bring the ability to decode DTS-HD Master Audio and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio tracks, that is to say, Blu-ray audio at variable bit rates up to 24.5Mbps, and 7.1 streaming of 96K/24-bit tracks. Does this make PS3 the best Blu-ray player ever? If you've… » 4/10/08 9:07am 4/10/08 9:07am

PSP Online Store - What It Is and Where It's Going

Stephen T of MTV Multiplayer's got a huge interview with the Director of PlayStation Network Operations, Eric Lempel, a man partially responsible for the recent rollout of the PSP Online Store. Right, that's the same store that lets you download games and demos onto your PSP from your computer. Here are some of the… » 12/04/07 12:45pm 12/04/07 12:45pm

Getting Around the New PlayStation Store for PC

PSN's director of operations, Eric Lempel, walks us through buying and downloading stuff to your PSP from the freshly launched PC PlayStation Store. It's not the most elegant setup, and you've gotta use a loader app, but it's not too painful either. Mac support and Wi-Fi transfer—or better still, a direct PSP store, a… » 11/20/07 7:50pm 11/20/07 7:50pm

Full-Fledged PlayStation Store for PC With Direct PSP Downloads (No PS3…

Just in time for the holidays, the PlayStation Store's finally totally opening its virtual doors to PSP owners without PS3s—now you can directly download stuff to your PSP from your PC via USB. It's live right now. You can set up a PSN account and then start doing all the things that were previously walled off to PS3… » 11/20/07 5:15pm 11/20/07 5:15pm

PlayStation 3 Online Store Tour

Those crazy people waiting in line » 11/16/06 5:40pm 11/16/06 5:40pm in both will get firsthand experience with the PlayStation Store tonight. For us sane people, here's a video of the Store you can watch in the comfort of your own office.