Star Fox for Wii U is on Its Way

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Nintendo is about to pull out one of the biggest cult hits of all to bolster sales for the Wii U: Star Fox. A new story filed earlier this week and mistakenly posted by Time just before Nintendo’s video press conference reveals the full story behind Star Fox for Wii U. Instead of using the […]

PlayStation Hammers Xbox One With PS Now Details & More At E3 2014

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It appears Sony was only getting started when it hammered Microsoft during E3 2013. At last night’s E3 2014 PlayStation press conference Sony brought its big guns to play, announcing a version of Grand Theft Auto 5 for the PS4 and sharing more details about its cloud gaming services and consoles. By far the most […]

Microsoft Makes It Rain Games at E3 2014

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Last year Microsoft was heavily criticized for its press conference at the Electronic Entertainment Expo. Whereas the company had placed a serious emphasis on showing off games at past briefings, at E3 2013 Microsoft marginalized games so that it could share its some of its consumer story for the Xbox One. Well, that won’t be […]

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Includes Halo 5 Beta This Fall

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With Halo 2 turning 10 years old soon it was expected that Microsoft would reveal a version of the game running in high-definition on the Xbox One. After all, that’s what the company did for the anniversary of the Halo: Combat Evolved. Instead, Microsoft is dropping a proverbial nuke on Halo fans, with Halo: The […]

How to Watch Sony’s PlayStation E3 2014 Press Event

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Unlike Microsoft, Sony is going into E3 2014 a winner. That being said, there will be a lot of users watching today’s PlayStation E3 2014 press event. They’ll be watching because at last year’s event Sony finally found its swagger and beat Microsoft to a pulp. At a time when the gaming community had noticed […]

How to Watch Microsoft’s Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing

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To say a lot is riding on Microsoft’s Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing is an understatement. At past Electronic Entertainment Expo events, Microsoft has gone in with full strength and some goodwill from users. Each year users clamored to watch Microsoft’s Xbox briefing for the games, however they didn’t mind the company sharing news about upcoming […]

HTC Sense 6 on the HTC One (M7) Review

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Before last year’s HTC One smartphone arrived on store shelves there were a lot of questions. Could HTC, which was once one of the world’s leading smartphone makers, craft an Android device that could compete head to head against the understated gorgeous design of the iPhone 5s and the power and features of Samsung’s Galaxy […]

iOS 8 vs Windows Phone 8.1: A Look at Two Competing Upcoming Releases

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Sales of the iPhone 5s aren’t in danger of being surpassed by individual Windows Phone sales yet. That being said, it appears as if Apple is heavily positioning the iPhone with the iOS 8 update against Windows Phone 8.1, Microsoft’s latest operating system. Apple’s Tim Cook and Craig Craig Federighi revealed the bulk of the operating system during the keynote at […]

How to copy iOS 8’s Continuity Using Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1

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When Microsoft announced and launched the original version of Windows Phone, industry insiders had no idea that the operating system would inspire changes across the entire company. It was Windows Phone that brought the flat colorful tiles and gradient-less interface to the masses. It was Windows Phone that first included effortless cloud syncing with SkyDrive. […]

How to Listen to Music for Free on Windows 8.1

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Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system sometimes doesn’t get the respect it deserves. Sure, there are a ton of changes to be found on devices with Windows 8 installed on it, but there are also advantages and features that completely change a user’s experience: like Xbox Music. One of those changes is in how Microsoft approaches […]

How to Use a Song As an Alarm on the Nokia Lumia 520

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 devices weren’t just built for selling users content and neither was the Lumia 520. The Lumia 520, Nokia’s most affordable Windows Phone device ever, runs Windows Phone 8, and it’s because of this that users aren’t forced to only purchase music, ringtones or alerts from Microsoft. Instead, the Lumia 520 can […]

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Release Date & Trailer Surface

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Gamers who haven’t upgraded to the next generation versions of Microsoft and Sony’s video game console do have one big exclusive game to get excited about this fall. Today video game 2K Australia and Take-Two Interactive revealed that PS3 and Xbox 360 users can expect Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel to be available this coming October. More […]

The Xbox One Is Faster Without Kinect

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Microsoft hasn’t made any significant changes with the processors and other internals included inside the $399 Xbox One that’s launching on June 9th, but it has confirmed that game developers will have slightly more power to create new games with starting this month. Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer announced that the software development kit rolling […]

EA Delivers a Stunning Transformation in First Madden NFL 15 Trailer

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If the game trailer for Madden NFL 15 posted to the web this morning is any indication, Xbox One and PS4 users can expect this year’s entry in the football franchise to look absolutely stunning when compared to previous titles in the series. EA released its first trailer for Madden NFL 15 earlier today. Unlike […]

Here’s When You Can Expect an iPhone 6 Rival Running Windows Phone

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Things have been mostly quiet on the Windows Phone front since Microsoft unveiled Windows Phone 8.1, but if a new report is accurate Microsoft could spice things up with a new flagship smartphone that could rival Apple’s iPhone 6 this fall. Alleged details about new devices being launched by Nokia Devices and Services – what’s […]

Official Xbox One Controller PC Drivers Now Available

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Starting today, PC gamers can plug in an Xbox One controller and use it as a joystick and controller pad replacement. Microsoft announced the Xbox One controller’s PC drives earlier today, making good on a promise it made just before the Xbox One’s launch. When Microsoft made that promise some PC users feared that Microsoft […]

New Nook Tablet Arrives to Take on Kindle Fire HDX

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Barnes & Noble, one of the largest seller of physical books on the planet, is teaming up with tablet powerhouse Samsung to launch the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, a next-generation Nook tablet. The two companies announced the new co-branded tablet in a statement earlier today, effectively ending the period in which Barnes & Noble […]

Amazon 3D Smartphone Launch Confirmed for June 18th?

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It now appears as if Amazon really is poised to launch the Amazon 3D Smartphone like previous rumors said it would. Today, Amazon began allowing absolutely anyone to apply for invites for a launch event that’ll be taking place on June 18th. Amazon first posted a link to the sign ups page on its Twitter account […]

What Apple TV? Microsoft Adds 45 New Apps to the Xbox Ecosystem

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Forget the Apple TV, today Microsoft announced that its partners will launch 45 new apps for the Xbox One and Xbox 360, growing its catalog of content partners by 25% and giving users new reasons for picking up its console. The company took to its Xbox Wire news blog to share information about the apps […]

Hard Drives Arrive in June Xbox One Update: What You Need to Know

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When the Xbox One launched last fall it had one major problem that it shared with Sony’s PS4 gaming console. With the Xbox One, Microsoft starting pushing digital video game downloads pretty hard. In addition to buying disc based games and installing them onto the Xbox One’s hard drive, users have the option to purchase […]