Sony Corp. sold more than 1 million PlayStation 4 consoles in North America during the first 24 hours of sales, though the company said some buyers reported glitches including the device suddenly turning itself off.
Sony Corp. , the world’s second- largest maker of video-game players, is investigating whether data on 75 million users were accessed after an attack on its PlayStation Network and Qriocity online service.
The day after Sony Corp . named Kazuo Hirai the frontrunner to succeed Chief Executive Officer Howard Stringer , Japan’s strongest quake hit. Three weeks into the job, an intruder hacked into the company’s online services.
Sony Corp. has resumed partial operation of its PlayStation Network and Qriocity entertainment services in the U.S. and Europe after more than three weeks, the company said in a statement e-mailed to Bloomberg News.