Sony’s KOOV robot construction system is designed to teach kids basic robotic concepts. The colorful blocks snap together, and can be programmed using a graphical interface which runs on tablets and PCs. Modules include buzzers, sensors, and actuators.
Sony continues to do interesting things with the Playstation platform, and the newly announced PlayLink is a great example. As announced at E3, PlayLink combines your phone or tablet and the PS4 to offer new Playstation experiences that take advantage of your phone's touchscreen and camera. For instance, PlayLink game That's You!, a comedy quiz
At its E3 presentation yesterday, Sony showed off a new PS4 feature called PlayLink, which lets you pair phones and tablets to the console and use them as second-screen controllers for a range of new games. I mentioned ‘second-screen’ because PlayLink isn’t meant for turning your phone into a replacement for a DualShock 4 controller. Show More Summary
Sony at E3 announced a new app that'll help make it easier for the whole room to join in on their phones and tablets when you play PS4.
Sony’s mammoth 13-inch Digital Paper tablet, essentially a huge Kindle you can write on, is still a pretty rare sight, but I’ve always had a soft spot for it. So I’m glad the company is doubling down on this unique device type and making some significant improvements with a new model. Read More
The Perfect Office - ASUS Laptop Tablet, Dell HDR Display, Sony A9 Camera, Office Ideas and More PauloGabriel Apr 25, 2017 We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we'll assemble a perfect office, and we'd like you to help us. Show More Summary
The Perfect Office - Sony E-Ink Tablet, Philips 34-inch Curved Display, Office Ideas and More PauloGabriel Apr 18, 2017 We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we'll assemble a perfect office, and we'd like you to help us. Show More Summary
The DPT-RP1 has a non-slip, high-resolution screen For all the talk of the life-changing magic of digital e-readers and the convenience of tablets and smart phones, sometimes all you want is an old fashioned book, or in the case of note-taking, a pad of paper and a pen to make your point. That’s where Sony’s new e-paper tablet comes in. Show More Summary
As Sony lifted the lid on its latest e-paper tablet — the gargantuan 13.3-inch, $700 DPT-RP1 — the Japanese tech titan also quietly launched a new joint venture (JV) in conjunction with E Ink Holdings, the Taiwanese company behind many of the world’s popular e-paper products, including e-readers. E Ink’s history dates back to 1997, […]
Digital technology is increasingly taking the paper out of paperwork, but there's always something nice about handwriting notes. A few years ago, Sony tried to bridge the gap with its business-focused e-paper tablet, and now the company...Show More Summary
Sony is unveiling The Persistence, a new sci-fi survival horror game for the PlayStation VR virtual reality headset. It is an interesting because it makes VR more social, as your friends can join in using tablets or smartphones while you play with the PSVR headset. It’s one of the games that shows that horror is one […]
The Sony Xperia Touch is an Android-powered projector that turns any surface into a touchscreen. It's essentially an Android tablet with a projector built-in.
In the early 2000’s, when one-handed use of gadgets was still important, Sony devices were particularly sought after due to their popular jog dials, which let users quickly and easily access a wide number of features with only one thumb. It seems everything old is new again, as Microsoft has applied for a patent to […]
Google Assistant’s success relies on its proliferation and use by as many people as possible. Amazon Alexa is well on its way, being featured in the Echo, various third party speakers, appliances, tablets and even potentially cars and phones. Despite only being available on the Pixel when it [...]
Sony has resumed the rollout of the Android Nougat update for various Sony Xperia Z models. Meanwhile, Canadian carrier Rogers has also released the Nougat firmware for the Sony Xperia X Performance. According to Xperia Blog, ownersShow More Summary
Sony had previously released Android 7.0 Nougat for the Xperia Z5 series, Xperia Z3 Plus, and Xperia Z4 Tablet. Unfortunately, the rollout had to be halted due to issues like media playback from third party apps. [...]
Sony has started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to a few Xperia devices including the Xperia Z5, Xperia Z3 Plus, and Xperia Z4 Tablet.