Playstation 4

Sony launches POP kids app on PlayStation 4

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) has launched an PlayStation on-demand app for children in the UK that features some of the best-known shows from its free-to-air kids channel POP. SPT partnered with Sony Interactive Entertainment UK (SIE UK) for the launch of the POP App, which is aimed at seven to 11 year-olds and is available […]

NOW TV launches on PlayStation 4

Sky’s over-the-top video service NOW TV has launched on PlayStation 4 consoles in the UK. The plan for the launch was first revealed in May. The service, which went live on the PS3 last May, is available on a range of devices, including Xbox 360 consoles, Now TV Boxes, Apple TV and Roku boxes, iOS […]

WWE, Mattel grapple with toon

Sports entertainment company WWE and toyco Mattel have tag teamed on a 26-part animated shortform toon featuring popular wrestlers such as John Cena, Kane and Sheamus. The first four two-minute episodes of the stop-motion animated series WWE Slam City launched yesterday on the Cartoonium YouTube channel and a dedicated website The series, which the WEE […]

Sony unveils cloud TV plan

Sony is planning to launch a new cloud-based TV service in the US later this year, combining live TV with video-on-demand in a bid to “redefine” traditional television. Announcing the plans at CES in Las Vegas, Sony Computer Entertainment’s president and group CEO Andrew House said that the web-powered service would be available across different […]

Playstation 4 on-demand launch partners revealed

The BBC iPlayer, Lovefilm and Netflix will be among the services offered by the Playstation 4 console when it launches on Friday (November 29) in Europe. A total of 18 services will be available from launch, with another following on December 4. An additional 20-plus apps are scheduled to launch on the platform by Spring […]