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Life with PlayStation application coming to PS3

News and weather service accessible from home console

Sony has demonstrated a new application for it's home console at today's business review in Tokyo – Life with PlayStation.

The service is a news and weather channel for the PlayStation 3, with users able to access regional stories and forecasts via a rotating Earth.

The service can be compared to the Nintendo Wii's Forecast and News Channels, which provide similar information to home console users.

The company is yet to announce when the service will officially go live.

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Matt Martin joined GamesIndustry in 2006 and was made editor of the site in 2008. With over ten years experience in journalism, he has written for multiple trade, consumer, contract and business-to-business publications in the games, retail and technology sectors.