Sony cuts YouTube, Maps app on PlayStation Vita


Sad times

Sony is removing PlayStation Vita applications! Get out your torches and pitchforks!

The company announced today the portable’sMaps appand some features of thatNear social network thing nobody ever used are going away in a firmware update this March. The YouTube app will follow suit on April 20, though you’ll still be able to stream video via the Internet browser.

Bet Sony figures most folks are doing these things on mobile phones and can’t justify the upkeep.

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