Tag: PlayStation Vue

  • News Sony to Focus on Core Gaming Business and Close PS Vue

    Turned off

    There were rumours earlier this week that Sony was looking to offload television streaming service PlayStation Vue, but it seems the company couldn’t find a buyer, as it’s preparing to sunset the project on 30th January next year. According to Deputy President John Kodera, the organisation has “decided to remain focused on our core...

  • News Sony Eager to Flog PS Vue As It Plots Exit from TV Streaming Business

    A Vue to a kill

    PlayStation Vue’s on the market, and Sony’s purportedly already been in contact with one potential buyer. According to a report by The Information, the organisation has been in contact with sports-focusing streaming platform FuboTV about the possibility of selling the service, which would include its 500,000-strong subscriber...

  • News PS Vue Adds a Bunch of Local Broadcast Stations

    Now offering over 450 local stations across the US

    Sony doesn’t seem to be overly satisfied with uptake of its television streaming service PlayStation Vue, but it continues to get pretty strong reviews from subscribers. And as of today it’s set to expand across the United States, with the addition of hundreds of local ABC, CBS, Fox, and NBC...

  • News PlayStation Vue Will Give You More TV, TV, TV for Your Money

    Watch this space

    Remember when the Xbox One was revealed and Microsoft spent more time showing how you could snap Family Fortunes to the side of your screen than actually showing games? Sony was watching, as it's announced a new multi-view feature for the aptly named cord-cutting service PlayStation Vue, which will allow you to observe several...

  • News PlayStation Vue Begins Broadcasting Nationwide in USA

    TV, TV, TV

    Sony's ambitious cable cutting service PlayStation Vue has started streaming nationwide in the United States. Prices for the PlayStation-based television platform, which fuses live TV with on-demand catch-up content, will start at $29.99 per month – though there will be more expensive tiers for those who want additional channels. The...

  • News PlayStation Vue Price Cuts May Convince You to Cut the Cable

    Don't tell Jim Carrey

    Sony's still plugging away at PlayStation Vue, the online television service which it hopes will convince you to cut your cable subscription. Writing on the PlayStation Blog this week, the platform holder announced that it will dropping the price of each of its membership tiers by $10 per month, meaning that the cheapest option...

  • News Tune in to PlayStation Vue from Today for $49.99

    Sony streams to three US cities

    PlayStation Vue, the television streaming service for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, is now broadcasting to consoles in New York, Philadelphia, and Chicago. The basic package will set you back $49.99 per month, and will provide you with access to up to 60 channels, including CBS, Fox, NBC, Comedy Central, and...

  • News PlayStation Vue to Stream Officially to Three US Cities Imminently

    Sony soft-launching its TV, TV, TV initiative

    Sony's been quietly beta testing its television initiative PlayStation Vue for a little while now, but the platform holder intends to officially launch the programme in New York, Chicago, and Philadelphia over the next two weeks. Speaking with the Wall Street Journal, the manufacturer added that it...

  • News Sony Switches on PlayStation Vue Beta in New York

    Change the channel

    Sony may not be saying a whole lot about PlayStation Vue right now, but it’s clear that the television service is pivotal to its future plans. The manufacturer mentioned as part of its recent mid-term strategy report that it intends to extract additional cash out of consumers by creating worthwhile services

  • News PlayStation Vue Is Sony's Very Own TV, TV, TV Service

    Fuses live, on-demand, and catch-up television

    It’s been rumoured for what feels like an eternity, but Sony has finally officially unveiled PlayStation Vue today – a cloud-based television service which will allow you to cut the cord on your cable or satellite box, and watch live or on-demand content on your PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 3. A...