Sony has just announced their answer to Google Glass, the SmartEyeglass headset. It's available for pre-order now in the UK and Germany for around $840, and will eventually make its way to the US and Japan.
It was a very interesting week in the world of Android. OnePlus caused quite a stir when it announced it hired key Paranoid Android developers to help create Oxygen OS. A mystery Nvidia device was teased for next month. The long awaited Xposed framework update for Lollipop finally landed. We heard several credible reports about the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. Sony introduced its low-cost Xperia E4. Lollipop updates hit more devices. Xiaomi introduced itself to the US and said it would open an accessories store later this year. And we heard rumors about Google’s plans with Android One and a new payment service.
Sony SmartWatch 3 with stainless steel strap to launch worldwide this week
With three weeks to go until MWC, Sony is yet to send out invitations for a press event at the show. According to Xperia Blog, Sony is opting for a more muted presence this year, a sign that the Xperia Z4 won’t launch in Barcelona.
Sony sold 11.9 million phones last quarter, mobile unit facing more losses and job cuts
Sony revised its forecast for the fiscal year ending March 31 and revealed partial results for the last three months of 2014. Strong console and camera sensors sales have helped offset weak performance in other areas, including mobile.
Amazon’s latest Gold Box deal brings Sony memory cards and USB drives with discounts of up to 85%.The deal includes a selection of microSD cards, SD cards, and memory sticks with average reviews of 4.3 stars or more.
Sony announces partnership with Spotify to replace Music Unlimited service