Stories tagged: sony
Wed., July 5, 2017, 12:47 p.m.
In the very fun ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming,’ Marvel Studios makes the difference
Now that Marvel Studios is helping Sony, we’re treated to a Spider-Man movie experience that, against all odds and five previous films, feels new.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016
Past opinions provide perspective
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. The bomb, Nov. 26, 1945
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, noon
‘Myst’ creators Cyan break into virtual reality game design with ‘Obduction’
Rand Miller, co-creator of the classic computer game “Myst,” said his small team of developers is closer now, with the advent of virtual reality technology, to creating the immersive experience …
Wed., May 4, 2016, 11:19 a.m.
Hulu confirms cable-like digital bundle
Hulu will offer a live-streaming service in 2017 that will offer a mix of cable and broadcast programming as well as news, sports and events.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 7 p.m.
Spokane game developers seek to ride new wave of virtual reality excitement
Anna Czoski and Lew Strachman co-founded Novawake Studios to explore the potential of virtual reality technology. Their projects, which are loosely defined as “video games,” can be experienced at the …
Wed., Dec. 24, 2014, 6:45 p.m.
Sony explains “The Interview” decision
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sony Pictures Entertainment issues new statement Wednesday on the on-demand release of “The Interview.”
Sun., Dec. 21, 2014
Doug Clark: Sony, give us back our Rogen-Franco Christmas
I don’t believe for a nanosecond that a corporation like the great and all-powerful Sony would pull the plug on the Christmas Day release of the “The Interview” movie over …
Fri., Nov. 15, 2013
PlayStation 4, Xbox One face changed videogame landscape
NEW YORK – The last time Sony and Microsoft came out with new video game consoles, there was no iPad, the iPhone was months away and “FarmVille” and “Angry Birds” …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2013
Playstation 4 reveal keeps Sony in game
NEW YORK – Sony unveiled its next-generation gaming system, PlayStation 4, at an event in New York, saying the console will be part of a new ecosystem focused on hardware, …
Thu., April 12, 2012, 5:58 a.m.
Sony to cut 10,000 jobs, turn around TV business
Faced with mounting losses, Sony Corp. said Thursday it will slash 10,000 jobs, or about 6 percent of its global workforce, and try to turn around its money-losing TV business …
Tue., Sept. 1, 2009
Video game industry upbeat
NEW YORK – With a little help from the Beatles, Super Mario and price cuts from Sony and Microsoft, the slumping video game industry is hoping for a sales resurrection …
Wed., April 11, 2007
BlueRay has a vision for Spokane
A player in the technology battle to replace DVDs is coming to Spokane. California-based BlueRay Technologies Inc. has agreed to purchase a downtown building to house a $12 million environmentally …