Sony comments signal encouragement for PSN

Speaking at this year’s IFA, Howard Stringer had some great news for fans of the PSN.

Stringer, CEO of Sony, said:

“I’m pleased to tell you that the PSN is more secure and better than ever. We are aggressively expanding its content. We have more than three million new customers since the network came back online, and sales are exceeding what we had before the cyber attacks. This year, we at Sony have been flooded, we’ve been flattened, we’ve been hacked, we’ve been singed. But the summer of our discontent is behind us.”

This news comes of course after the security breach earlier this year, where the PSN was offline for over a month.

Other PSN news from the show included the re-branding of the service. PlayStation Network and other facilities such as Music Unlimited will merge together to form Sony Online Entertainment, as discussed on this week’s podcast.

Written by Raj Mahil

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