Devices

Apple: Next iPhones Will Launch Later Than Usual (TechCrunch)

Users gearing up to buy the latest iPhones are going to have to wait longer than they did last year.... More

Sony Electronics Announces ‘Ready for PlayStation 5’ for Current TVs (MESA)

Sony Electronics announced its TVs are officially 'Ready for PlayStation 5'. The new 'Ready for PlayStation 5' tagline has been created in partnership with Sony Interactive Enterta... More

Adobe Updates Photoshop on iPad With Refine Edge, Rotate Canvas Tools (9to5Mac)

Adobe is updating Photoshop on iPad with two major features creatives have been asking for: the Refine Edge Brush and Rotate Canvas tools. Photoshop on iPad customers should expect... More

Amazon is Launching a New Alexa App (CNBC)

Amazon is starting to roll out a totally redesigned Alexa app for Apple’s iPhone, tablets and phones running Google’s Android platform, and its own Fire tablets. While Alexa is... More

TV Sales Suffer From Pandemic While Streaming Devices Soar (Digital TV Europe)

Inexpensive streaming devices have seen a significant growth in sales during the first part of 2020, with the financial uncertainty caused by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic resul... More

Digital Devices Hit ‘Inevitable’ Milestone, Passing Analog in Listening Time for 2020 (Billboard)

Digital devices are now the dominant method of listening to music, and the coronavirus seems to be behind the latest growth wave.... More

CTA: 2020 a Tough Year for Most Video Device Sales (HD Guru)

The Consumer Technology Association this week issued its mid-year 2020 U.S. Consumer Technology Sales & Forecasts showing that after an initial sales spike for TVs and video device... More

The Brain Behind the Google Pixel Camera is Building a Universal Camera App for Adobe (The Verge)

Marc Levoy, the researcher who used software to turn Google’s Pixel camera into a powerhouse, has joined Adobe to build a universal camera app, Adobe announced. At Adobe, it soun... More

Sony Announces HDC-P31, a Multi-Purpose Point of View System Camera (MESA)

Sony Electronics’ latest camera, the HDC-P31, is a point of view (POV) system camera with remote functionality and 1080/60p HDR capability that complements the company’s versat... More

HBO Max Now ‘Fully Integrated’ Into TiVo Stream 4 (MCN)

Content from WarnerMedia service is disaggregated within Android TV-based platform.... More

Pai: 5G Will Be Game Changer for Gaming (MCN)

FCC chairman Ajit Pai said he thinks the entertainment category that will see the most 5G-fueled growth is gaming. That was one of his main messages in a virtual speech where he sa... More

Sony Invests $250M in ‘Fortnite’ Maker Epic Games (Variety)

Sony is making a strategic investment of $250 million in Epic Games, the maker of massive hit game “Fortnite,” to acquire a minority interest in the gaming company. The compani... More

Apple to Add 4K Netflix Support to Macs (DTE)

In what will surely be a welcome update to Mac users, Netflix may finally stream in 4K UHD on Apple computers with the upcoming Big Sur operating system.... More

PlayStation Unveils Indie Games Initiative (THR)

The company published a blog post detailing its plan to "make PlayStation the best place to develop, find and play great indie games."... More

Smart TV Penetration at Over 50% in U.S. (DTE)

A new report has found that more than half of US broadband households now own at least one smart TV. According to Parks Associates, 54% of US homes now have smart TVs and that smar... More

Sony Starts a PlayStation Bug Bounty Program (Engadget)

Sony has launched a bug bounty program that anyone can participate in, and rewards for reporting critical PS4 vulnerabilities start at $50,000, Sony Senior Director of Software Eng... More

AirPods Pro Get Immersive Dolby Atmos Sound in New Update (TechRadar)

The Apple AirPods Pro are getting a hefty firmware upgrade with iOS 14, which will allow for Dolby Atmos spatial audio, bringing immersive 3D sound to your true wireless earbuds. A... More

Apple Updates tvOS With Home Support, Picture-in-Picture (The Verge)

Apple has announced a variety of new features for its tvOS platform, adding better support for Apple’s HomeKit accessories, a new picture-in-picture mode, and Microsoft’s Elite... More

82% of Global Consumers Played Video Games During the Lockdowns (Senal News)

While select sports leagues have started to return to competition as businesses in some regions around the world get back to work, the impact of video games and e-sports on media c... More

Sony Revealed the PlayStation 5, Coming Later This Year (CNBC)

The PS5 was unveiled at the end of a video stream where Sony and its partners mostly talked about new games that will eventually launch for the console but, at the end of the event... More