The Information Commissioner's Office believes the attack 'could have been prevented' by Sony.
Sale to generate an operating-income gain of about $685 million from the sale.
Kaz Hirai, current head of Sony consumer products, is not on the brink of replacing Sir Howard Stringer as Sony president, the electronics firm has confirmed.
Industry analyst Michael Pachter has spoken out against the PlayStation 3's new PSN pass, claiming that it's not being introduced at the right time, and is unlikely to make Sony any money.
Channel 5 has been rapped by Ofcom after airing what have been deemed "excessively noisy" sponsorship ads for PlayStation 3.
Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. has announced the appointment of Kaz Hirai as chairman, and Andrew House as president and Group CEO of SCEI, effective September 1, 2011.
Alexander "Graf Chokolo" Egorenkov, a German PlayStation 3 hacker, is confident he'll end up in jail after running out of money to fund his court battle with Sony.
Three members of hacking group Anonymous have been detained by Spanish police. One of the detained hacktivists had possession of a computer server from which Anonymous attacked the websites of the PlayStation Store.
Tekken wasn't really affected, other than fans couldn't play online.
Losing money it would use to bring new games to market.
But only where there is a 'long-term creative benefit' to the platform.