PSN to become Sony Entertainment Network after rebranding

Sony's PlayStation Network will be re-branded this week, going under the new umbrella of the Sony Entertainment Network. The PSN will join all of Sony's other online offerings under this new banner as of February 8th, marking the first time…

Sony in PSN, SOE lock down after new hacking attempt

Sony have "locked-down" some 93,000 accounts after they found yet another attempt to hack their PlayStation Network, Sony Entertainment Network, and Sony Online Entertainment databases had been made. Detecting a large number of unauthorised attempts to access accounts "using very…

PS3 hack-battling 3.61 update causing consoles to crash?

Reports are coming in that the latest PlayStation 3 firmware update (version 3.61), designed to counteract the hacking attack that saw Sony's PSN network down for the best part of a month, is causing consoles to freeze or switch off….

PSN mostly came back online last night…mostly

As suggested on Friday by the news that developers had regained access to the PSN, Sony's online PSP and PS3 network has come back online, with the majority of its features working once more. Returning services include -PlayStation Network and…