Sony says its PlayStation Network will be down today, but those who suffered through last year's security breach should know it's only maintenance this time around.
Sony senior manager for the PlayStation Digital Platforms, Matthew Harper, announced on his company's blog yesterday that the gaming and digital media network will be taken down at 6 a.m. PT today and will stay offline for about 13 hours, or until 7 p.m. PT. During that period, the PlayStation Store, PlayStation Home, and online gaming will not be available.
Sony's timing on the outage is somewhat curious. … Read more