Monthly Archives: March 2012

PSP Game Owners Caught in Crossfire of Sony’s Vita Piracy Fight

One of the biggest problems the PlayStation Portable faced was piracy. It was absolutely rampant on Sony’s debut handheld game system resulting in developers and publishers being scared off who might have otherwise supported it. With PlayStation Vita, Sony has … Read the rest of this entry

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PS4 May Join Xbox Successor in Restricting Used Games

The PlayStation 4 is widely believed to be between one-and-a-half and two-and-a-half years away, meaning it may still be more than a year before any official details make their way out. Yet we’re already hearing some preliminary information about Sony’s … Read the rest of this entry

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Prime World’s heroes give new meaning to “red versus blue”

Prime World‘s warring factions are much like the symbol for yin and yang. Though they fight for different causes, they share quite a bit in common—especially when it comes to heroes. Not every hero is a unique snowflake like the … Read the rest of this entry

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We ask every CCP man we can find whether DUST 514 is coming to PC

DUST 514 is a free-to-play first-person shooter from CCP, creators of EVE Online. PC players will be get to set up contracts for mercenary forces to complete. They’ll even get the chance to lay down orbital strikes on players from … Read the rest of this entry

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Interview: Ubisoft on Reinventing Assassin’s Creed, High-Fiving George Washington

With the release of last year’s Assassin’s Creed: Revelations, it seemed like Ubisoft’s annual release policy was finally catching up to its favorite fleet-footed franchise. It was hard not to see Ezio’s wispy gray hair and tired, age-darkened eyes as … Read the rest of this entry

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Entertainment Trumps Online Gaming as Xbox Live’s Most Popular Activity

For years Microsoft has been hoping to make the Xbox 360 into more than just a gaming console by adding more and more entertainment-centric features. Although it may still be looked at as a platform for playing games that also … Read the rest of this entry

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AT&T Plus now in trial stages, lets loyal users in on special deals and more

Looks like racking up those loyal points may just pay off in the near future, as Ma Bell’s rolling out a new loyalty program dubbed AT&T Plus. The free service — which is only available in Houston, Colorado and Minneapolis … Read the rest of this entry

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Battlefield 3 PC patch delayed by console certification. “It’s very frustrating,” say DICE

The gargantuan patch packed full of balance changes and tweaks that will hopefully fix many aspects of Battlefield 3 is hitting the Playstation 3 today, but we’ll have to wait a little longer to get it on PC. That’s unusual. … Read the rest of this entry

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Logitech UE Air Speaker brings AirPlay streaming in April for $400

The AirPlay market doesn’t seem to be shrinking anytime soon, giving Logitech ample opportunity to tread on ground already marked by the likes of JBL and Klipsch. This morning, the outfit’s introducing the Logitech UE Air Speaker with AirPlay technology, … Read the rest of this entry

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Japanese court orders Google to halt Instant search for suggesting one man be fired

Could Google Instant suggest you out of a job? According to one Japanese man’s claims, that search algorithm is precisely what landed him a pink slip and permanent spot on the unemployment line. The Kyodo News Agency is reporting that … Read the rest of this entry

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