Digital downloads are becoming less popular as consumers turn to streaming services such as Spotify

When Apple announced in June that it would be starting a streaming service within weeks, it wasn’t much of a surprise. The company had signalled its i(...)

 Taylor Swift performs live on stage. Photograph: Sascha Steinbach/Getty Images

In an age of depressed record sales, her albums sell by the millions. Her tours fill arenas around the world. And a complimentary tweet to her nearly (...)

It may not be the snappiest of names, but the Sony SRS-X11 is better than it sounds. The device is a small cube speaker, one of the company’s smallest(...)

Adam Boyes, vice-president of publisher and developer relations at Sony Computer Entertainment America, speaks about “Destiny: The Taken King” video game during an event ahead of the E3  in Los Angeles. Photograph: Patrick T Fallon/Bloomberg

As the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3 2015) draws to a close, the games industry will be taking stock. It was a year when not only were there no ma(...)

Cyberith’s Virtualizer: the device can read sitting and crouching movements, as well as walking and running

It was inevitable that virtual reality (VR) would get more of a show at this year’s E3. From Oculus Rift to Sony’s Project Morpheus , interest has be(...)

The Last Guardian was starting to feel like a bit of a unicorn. Announced in 2009, it had a release date of 2011 for the PlayStation 3…that came an(...)

Dreams allows you to create your own world from scratch.

Some things really have to be seen to be understood. And sometimes, even when you see them, you still don’t understand. But when it comes to Dreams(...)

Attendees react to  announcements during a Sony event ahead of  E3 in Los Angeles. Photograph: Patrick T Fallon/Bloomberg

At E3 this year, Sony had a lot to live up to. Earlier in the day, Microsoft had pulled off a people pleasing press conference, announcing a mix of(...)

David Rutter, vice president and general manager of Electronic Arts, speaks with retired professional soccer player Pele. Photograph: Jonathan Alcorn/Bloomberg

You know what to expect by now from EA. Each year, the company shows off updated versions of its sports games – FIFA, Madden and NHL – and adds som(...)

Yu Suzuki (left), creator of Shenmue with  Sony Computer Entertainment America’s Adam Boyes at the Playstation press conference ahead of E3 in Los Angeles. Photograph: Michael Nelson/EPA

When Yu Suzuki took to the stage at Sony’s E3 event to announce he was starting a Kickstarter campaign to fund Shenmue 3, there was little doubt th(...)