NVIDIA Shield Shipping July 31 For $299

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After an initial delay, the NVIDIA Shield will now ship on July 31 for $299.99. NVIDIA announced the new shipping date for the Shield Android portable console today, claiming the device is now in full production. NVIDIA Shield was originally scheduled to ship last month, but an issue with the device caused a delay shortly […]

Motorola Moto X Images & Battery Size Leaked

The Moto X will make its debut on August 1st.

New leaks show the final design of the upcoming Motorola Moto X and confirm the battery size of the new smartphone. Google and Motorola aren’t exactly shy about the upcoming Moto X. The company announced the phone and its customization options in a print ad a few weeks ago. Google chairman Eric Schmidt even appeared […]

Need For Speed: Rivals Trailer Talks Motivations

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A new trailer for the upcoming Need For Speed: Rivals shows the difference between the two factions in the games: the cops and the racers. The new Need For Speed: Rivals, as with many games in the franchise, pits illegal street racers against police officers in super-powered cars. The extended trailer for the new game […]

Lifeproof Nuud for iPhone 5 Review

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The Lifeproof Nuud for iPhone 5 is a iPhone 5 case for those who hate using screen protectors, but also hate it when their phone gets water damage. The concept Lifeproof Nuud is simple: protect the iPhone 5 from water, dust and drops while keeping the screen bare (hence the play on “nude” in the […]

How To Switch Apps on the iPhone

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Switching apps on the iPhone is an easy way to quickly jump between the last several apps open on the iPhone. This guide will show users how to switch apps on the Apple iPhone for a better user experience. Apple’s iOS is dead simple to use, though some features of the iPhone aren’t exactly obvious to […]

Halo: Spartan Assault Hands-on

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Halo is finally available on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 as a top-down two-stick shooter that’s a lot of fun in short bursts. We were able to play a preview build of the new Halo: Spartan Assault earlier this week on both Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 (using a Nokia Lumia 928 and […]

Ubisoft CEO Claims Xbox One and PS4 Double 360 and PS3 Pre-orders

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During Ubisoft’s quarterly earnings call CEO Yves Guillemot claimed that pre-orders for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles already double the number of console pre-orders seen last generation. According to IGN, Guillemot cited unspecified retailers, saying they’ve handled double the number of pre-orders for the next generation of consoles. “At the moment they are really […]

Breaking Bad iPad Book Updates With Each New Episode

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The new Breaking Bad: Alchemy interactive book is now available on the iPad, giving fans a detailed look into the TV show as the final episodes draw near. Breaking Bad: Alchemy provides iPad users with an interactive timeline of the entire series to date, and will update every week as episodes in the final season […]

Verizon Edge Early Smartphone Plans Coming August 25

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Today Verizon announced that its answer to T-Mobile JUMP, called Verizon Edge, will arrive on August 25, giving users an option to upgrade phones every six months. Verizon Edge lets users upgrade their phone every six months by spreading out the full cost of the device over a course of 24 months. Users just sign […]

HTC One mini Coming To U.S. This Summer

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Today HTC announced the new HTC One mini, a 4.3-inch version of the HTC One that puts many of the great features of the One into a smaller package. The new HTC One mini is a 4.3-inch version of the company’s 4.7-inch flagship phone. The new smartphone maintains many of the same features of the […]

PlayStation 4 vs. Xbox One: Games & Features

The PS4 beats the Xbox One in consumer interest based on search trends.

Later this year Sony and Microsoft will release the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, respectively, each with their own strengths and weaknesses. While both consoles are still a few months out, there’s already a lot of information out there about both. With pre-orders starting to run dry, now’s the time to decide which console is […]

Forza 5 Will Require One Time Internet Connection To Play

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Xbox One launch title Forza Motorsport 5 is playable offline like many other upcoming Xbox One games, but the game won’t work without a one-time Internet connection to download a day one patch. In an interview with IGN Dan Greenawalt, studio head at Forza developer Turn 10 Studios said that gamers will have to connect go […]

Gamers Can Play Xbox One Games As They Download

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The Xbox One will let gamers play games on their console as they download them from Xbox Live. Microsoft today confirmed to Polygon that it will let gamers play games as they download them to their Xbox One, eliminating some of the wait time. Gamers will still have to wait for part of the game […]

Sony Tested Stress & Sweat Detecting PlayStation 4 Controllers

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Early in development Sony toyed with the idea of putting sensors in PlayStation 4 controllers to sense gamer sweat and stress levels, though it ultimately scrapped those plans. PlayStation 4 lead architect Mark Cerny discussed the scrapped features in an interview with Stuff.tv. Some early versions of the controller would detect the player’s galvanic skin […]

Best Buy Restarts Xbox One Pre-orders

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After previously halting pre-orders of the Xbox One, Best Buy now has more Xbox One Day One Editions to sell to gamers who absolutely must have the console on launch day. Best Buy recently stopped taking pre-orders of the Xbox One Day One Edition, but it seems the retailer now has more units to sell. […]

BlackBerry A10: Massive BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Leaks

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New photos and video show off the 5-inch screen of the upcoming BlackBerry A10, the company’s rumored BlackBerry 10 powerhouse smartphone. The leaked photo of the BlackBerry A10 comes from BGR, and it shows a new BlackBerry smartphone that takes a few design cues from the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4. The top half […]

Xbox One Product Officer Hints That Family Sharing May Come Back

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In a recent interview with IGN Xbox One chief product officer Marc Whitten admitted that Microsoft’s messaging for the Xbox One wasn’t great and hinted that Family Sharing will come to the console eventually. During the interview Whitten said that his team has to talk more about the Xbox One and really explain the benefits […]

Hardcore Gamers Boo Xbox One at EVO Fighting Game Tournament

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This weekend developer Double Helix and accessory maker Mad Catz showed off the upcoming Killer Instinct for Xbox One at the EVO fighting game tournament, but the fans in attendance weren’t too happy about the game’s Xbox One exclusivity. When discussing the game, company representatives mentioned that Killer Instinct will come to the Xbox One […]

Angry Birds Star Wars Episode II Offers Real World In App Purchases

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Today Rovio announced that Angry Birds Star Wars Episode II will come out on September 19 and will follow the stories of the Star Wars prequels with new characters and a new Skylanders-inspired feature that combines real world purchases with in game unlockable characters. Angry Birds Star Wars Episode II will introduce the new Telepods […]

Play the Sony PS4 Early at Comic Con

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Next week Sony will bring its upcoming PlayStation 4 to San Diego Comic Con where the general public can play the console for the first time. Today Sony announced that San Diego Comic Con is the public debut of the PlayStation 4, the first time anyone can hold the controller and play games on the […]