PSP Vita Review: Beats the iPod Touch & iPad for Gamers


My 14-year-old son turned down an older iPad and sold his iPod Touch to get a new Sony PSP Vita. The PSP Vita is Sony’s latest mobile gaming system with a 5-inch OLED touch-screen, dual analog gaming sticks and a four button digital thumb pad. It also includes rear touch capability for added functionality in […]

Black Friday Deals on the Nintendo 3DS and Sony PSP

Nintendo 3DS Black Friday Deals

Black Friday is full of bundles on the Nintendo 3DS and PS portable gaming systems. While we often cover iPhone and Android apps for gaming here, until Nintendo decides to put Mario on smartphones, there’s a reason to own a handheld system. Just like with the Xbox 360, Wii and PS3 Black Friday deals, you […]

Are iOS Devices About to Take Over Console Gaming?

Are the big three gaming companies about to be imprisoned by Apple?

Sometimes new technology forces one to let go of old expectations that no longer apply. When we think of video games, we still tend to think of three categories: home consoles (like the PS3), mobile consoles (like the PSP), and, to a lesser degree, gaming PCs. During the last couple of years, though, a shift […]

Next-Gen PlayStation Portable to Have Quad-Core ARM CPU, Quad-Core GPU


As the world looks on to the future of mobile processing beyond dual-core CPUs that are starting to make their way into products such as the Motorola Atrix 4G and the Xoom tablet, Sony has just announced that its next-generation PlayStation Portable (PSP) gaming platform will be sporting a quad-core processor along with powerful quad-core […]

PlayStation Games Coming to Android 2.3 Handsets Via Sony


Taking a hardware-neutral approach, Sony will be making PlayStation games available on Android 2.3 Gingerbread (a minimum requirement to play) smartphones, tablets, and handsets. Available via the PlayStation Suite, Sony is saying that initially PlayStation One (PS One) games will be available through emulation and the company will be creating a PlayStation Certified label to […]

Sony Ericsson PlayStation Phone Pegged for Spring Launch


Japan’s Asahi Shimbun newspaper is saying that the long-rumored Sony Ericsson PlayStation Phone will make its big debut in Spring 2011, as reported by Yahoo News. Europe and the U.S. will be among the first markets to see the device launch, followed by other locations. The device of the Android-based smartphone will be based on […]