Sony Lending PlayStation 4 Development Consoles To Indie Developers

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Sony is doing everything it can to help foster independent developers who want to bring games to the PlayStation 4, including lending development consoles, according to a Polygon report. In order to test a new game on a console, developers have to test their games on special development consoles to make sure they work correctly. […]

Neil Gaiman’s First Video Game Coming Later This Year

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Neil Gaiman, famed author of many novels, and graphics novels, will venture into the world of video games for the first time later this year with his game Wayward Manor. The new game follows the story of a ghost who occupies a large New England mansion where he just wants peace and quiet. Players will use […]

T-Mobile Offers iPhone 5, Galaxy S4 For $0 Down For Limited Time

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This summer, starting tomorrow, July 27, T-Mobile will offer many of its high-end smartphones for no money down with higher monthly payments on its Simple Choice Plans. The new promotion will let T-Mobile customers pay no down payments on phones including the iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Nokia Lumia 925, HTC One and Sony Xperia […]

Call of Duty: Ghosts is Coming To Wii U With Unique Feature

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Today Activision confirmed that Call of Duty: Ghosts, the next game in the popular shooter franchise, will indeed come to the Wii U with some unique GamePad features. The Wii U version of Call of Duty: Ghosts will come out on November 5, the same day as the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC versions […]

NBA Live 14 Cover Athlete for PS4, Xbox One Announced

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Today EA announced that Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving is the cover athlete for NBA Live 14, which will debut on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later this year. To celebrate the announcement of the cover athlete EA sports release a short video showing Irving’s player model in the new game. The video […]

New Trailer Shows Battlefield 4 Battelog and Second Screen Abilities

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EA, and developer DICE, want to make smartphones and tablets integral to the Battlefield 4 experience, both during the game and on the go. A new trailer for the upcoming Battlefield 4 shows the new Battlelog app for iOS (and presumably Android) that will show players game information no matter where they are. The app […]

New Super Smash Bros. Will Feature Customization, No Story Mode

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In his column in Famitsu magazine, translated by Kotaku, Super Smash Bros. creator Masahiro Sakurai revealed the next game in the series won’t have a story mode to speak of and will feature new customization options. The last titles in the fighting game series, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, featured a story mode called Subspace Emissary that […]

Sony Announces Android 4.3 Updates for Xperia Z, Z Ultra & More

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Yesterday Google officially announced Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, and today Sony announced which of its recent phones and tablets will receive an Android 4.3 update. Sony announced that its most recent smartphones and tablets including the Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, Xperia Tablet Z, Xperia SP and the massive Xperia Z Ultra will all […]

Microsoft May Allow Self-Publishing On Xbox One (Update: Confirmed)

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Despite earlier comments, Microsoft may bring an App Store-like policy to the Xbox One, letting independent developers self-publish their own games. Citing unnamed sources, Game Informer claims Microsoft will announce the policy shift sometime in the near future. Previously Microsoft indicated that it would require publishers for every game released on the Xbox One, shutting […]

Google Play Games Brings Game Center Features To Android

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Today Google announced a new app for Android smartphones and tablets that brings some of the features of Apple’s Game Center to Android smartphones and tablets. The new Google Play Games app for Android lets users keep track of the latest games on Android and keep up with the games their friends are playing, similar […]

PlayStation 4 Launch Bundles Back In Stock At Amazon

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After previously halting pre-orders of launch editions of the PlayStation 4 Amazon is once again selling launch bundles of Sony’s upcoming console. Amazon no longer has standalone launch editions of the PlayStation 4, but it will offer bundles of the new console for gamers who want to make sure they get it on the first […]

NVIDIA’s New Tablet Chip Is More Powerful Than the PS3

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At Siggraph 2013 NVIDIA debuted its new Project Logan mobile graphics processors with Kepler technology that can make tablets more powerful than the PlayStation 3. According to The Verge the new Kepler Mobile chips use just two watts of power, but can push out graphics that exceed anything on current tablets and even the six-year-old […]

Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx & Droid Mini Hands-On Video

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Today Verizon unveiled three new Droid smartphones for its 2013 lineup to replace the RAZR line from previous years. The new range of Droid smartphones from Verizon and Motorola include the 4.3-inch Droid Mini, the 5-inch Droid Ultra and 5-inch Droid MAXX. The phones are very similar to last year’s RAZR line, as each phone […]

Apple Sold 31.2 Million iPhones In Q3 2013 [AAPL]

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Today Apple released its Q3 2013 earnings report which reports the company sold more iPhones than the same quarter last year, but fewer iPads and Macs. Apple posted a quarterly revenue of $35.3 billion and quarterly net profit of $6.9 billion. That’s compared to revenue of $35 billion and net profit of $8.8 billion in the third […]

iWork for iCloud Beta Brings Pages, Keynote & Numbers To The Cloud

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At WWDC Apple announced that it will bring its iWork suite of apps including Pages, Numbers and Keynote to the web, and some users can already access beta versions of those web apps now. Apple recently started sending out invites for the new iWork for iCloud service, letting some users access the three web apps […]

Verizon Announces Motorola Droid Mini, The $99 RAZR M Successor

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Today, at its Droid event in New York City, Verizon announced the new Motorola Droid Mini, the mid-range successor to last year’s Droid RAZR M. Like the RAZR M of last year, the Droid Mini sports a 4.3-inch display with very little bezel and will sell for just $99 on a two-year contract. The phone […]

Microsoft Exec: Xbox One Sales Are “Through The Roof”

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GameStop had to halt its pre-orders of the Xbox One due to high demand for the console and not low supply, according to a Microsoft executive. Xbox chief of staff Aaron Greenberg recently said on Twitter that demand for the Xbox One at GameStop was “through the roof.” The retailer had to halt taking pre-orders […]

PlayStation 4 Passes Through FCC For Holiday Release

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The Sony PlayStation 4 isn’t scheduled for release until sometime this holiday season, but Sony’s next generation already gained the approval of the FCC, clearing the way for the PS4 release. The FCC certification for the new console shows a sketch of the black rectangular prism that is the PlayStation 4 and confirms some specs […]

iPhone 4S Sales Remain Strong With Promise of iOS 7 Update

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Almost two years after its release the iPhone 4S still comprises 30 percent of all iPhone sales thanks to a good feature set and the promise of a fresh iOS 7 update this fall. The sales data the Consumer Intelligence Research Partners released to Apple Insider shows that while the majority of iPhones sold are the […]