PS4 Vs. Xbox One: The Xbox One Price Cut Changes Things

Should I buy an Xbox One or a PS4? The answer is complex, but price shouldn't be the only factor.

It doesn’t feel as if Microsoft and Sony launched their respective gaming consoles almost six months ago.  A lot about the Xbox One and PS4 has changed, the biggest of these changes being the new $399 Xbox One. Both consoles have started their evolution. Whereas the Xbox One was the only console to launch with […]

The Next PS4 Update Is Almost Here

A common PS4 problem is the console randomly turning off.

PS4 owners in North America and Europe are in for treat this coming Wednesday. It’s on that day that Sony will begin rolling out the PS4 1.70 update that contains video clip editing tools, the ability to record video to external devices and more. Sony confirmed that users can expect PS4 update 1.70 to arrive […]

How to Use the Xbox One Without a Controller

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It used to be that the only reliable way of interacting with something plugged into your television set was to pay for cheaply made universal reotes that allowed you to punch in a specific code for your television set. That’s not the case with the Xbox One. When video game consoles arrived on the scene, […]

MLB 14 The Show Video Arrives to Exploit A Key Gap in the Xbox One’s Bench

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Sony, makers of the PS4 gaming console, has never been ashamed of exploiting key weakness in Microsoft’s Xbox One strategy. Last year, the company used its press conference at the Electronic Entertainment Expo to highlight the Xbox One’s rumored lack of independently developed games and unfriendly policies. Today, it’s showing off MLB 14: The Show, […]

Sony Says It’s Sold 7 Million PS4s, Shares More Good News for Buyers

A common PS4 problem is the console randomly turning off.

Late last night Sony announced that it sold 7 million PS4 consoles, and shared a bit more about the features users can expect in the next software update for the console. Sony formally announced the updated sales figures for its next-generation gaming console in a post on its PlayStation Blog. According to that post, the […]

3 Xbox One & PS4 Games To Spend Your Tax Return On

PS4 vs Xbox one performance is tough to pick a winner in real world use right now.

For Xbox One and PS4 owners who reside in the United States, the next few weeks are going to be something akin to Christmas Day. With tax season done, millions of Americans are poised to have a bit more spending money than they’re used to. Many will pay off critical bills or put that money […]

5 Xbox One & PS4 Games We Need in 2014: GTA 5, BioShock & More

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Gamer’s can’t wait to play GTA 5 for Xbox One and PS4, and others yearn for BioShock Infinite on the PS4 but there’s nothing concrete yet. Sony is stepping up and bringing an incredibly popular game to the PS4, but there are many more PS3 and Xbox 360 games that need an upgrade to the […]

PS4’s Project Morpheus Could Validate The Xbox One Kinect

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With sales of its PS4 gaming console proceeding at a steady pace, this week Sony did what I didn’t think they ever could: it introduced something innovative with Project Morpheus. To be clear, I’ve never been heavily biased against owning a PlayStation, games like Kill Zone and The Last of Us have always caught my […]

Sony Bringing Sharing Improvements In Next Major PS4 Update

A common PS4 problem is the console randomly turning off.

Sony, like Microsoft, seems to understand that if it wants to come out on top in the living room it’ll have to continue adding features and addressing the concerns of users who aren’t completely satisfied with its PS4 thus far. Sony is bringing new video gameplay sharing options and more to PS4 with the next […]

Sony’s Project Morpheus is a VR Headset for the PS4

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With its PS4 gaming console comfortably leading the Xbox One entertainment console in terms of sales, Sony has now turned its attention to another big problem it has: innovating. Instead of simply launching the Kinect-like PlayStation Camera alone, last night the company revealed it has plans to be among the first console makers to bring […]

PS4 Camera Sold Out, Shows Why an Xbox One Is a Better Deal

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A new report indicating that supplies of Sony’s PS Camera are tight also shows why purchasing an Xbox One may be better for gamers who aren’t looking for exclusive titles than the PS4. To be clear, the report by Polygon only indicates that Sony is having a hard time keeping the accessory for its PS4 gaming console on store shelves. The […]

Trick Sony Borrowed From Microsoft Seems to be Boosting PS4 Subscriptions

Sony shares a PS4 Error CE-34878-0 fix for corrupted game saves.

Statistics shared by Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai during its earnings call last week have gaming industry insiders speculating that the PS4 could finally help Sony’s PlayStation division turn a corner in terms of viability thanks in part to a tactic the console maker borrowed from Microsoft’s Xbox. Transcripts from Seeking Alpha cite Hirai as having […]

Sony PS4 System Update 1.60 With Official Headset Support Coming Today

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Owners of Sony’s PS4 gaming console are in for a treat. After they’ve downloaded and installed the PS4 system update to version 1.60 they’ll be able to put on a set of wireless headphone and play their games with customized sound profiles that have been created by PlayStation game developers. Sony announced that update in […]

Who Has PS4 Consoles? GameStop

Sony shares a PS4 Error CE-34878-0 fix for corrupted game saves.

The PS4, Sony’s now current generation gaming console that introduces an expanded PlayStation Network for online play and other new features, is once again available at local GameStop retail locations. GameStop itself announced the availability of the console in a press release of its own today, saying that many of its retail locations in the […]

Why Is The PS4 Still Out of Stock?

Walmart is holding the Xbox One and PS4 for Black Friday 2013 sales.

Sony’s PS4 might have launched to great success, but since its November 15th debut the console has received no shortage of criticism. Ironically, people aren’t complaining about the console’s line up of launch titles or its controller – two complaints consoles usually see early on in their release. Instead, the PS4 is being blasted for […]

7 Xbox One & PS4 Games You’ll Definitely Want to Pre-order

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Before either company even announced their respective consoles, users had long fought over whether the PS4 or the Xbox One would be better. They also fought over whether Microsoft or Sony had the raw materials to create a more streamlined experience for gamers and entertainment lovers. Microsoft users pointed to the Xbox 360’s entertainment features […]

Users Will Need A PS3 Controller For PS Now

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PS Now, Sony’s upcoming cloud gaming service that will enable millions of users to play PS3 games on smartphones and more will require the PS3’s Dual Shock 3 controller. Sony revealed the requirement in a report from The Verge this afternoon, with Sony’s own John Koller saying that “[Gamers] need to have the DualShock to […]

New PS4 Sales Could Crush Early Xbox One Euphoria

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New sales numbers for Sony’s PS4 gaming console could kill early excitement for Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console for a short time. Sony announced that the PS4 had racked up 4.2 million units sold as of December 28th. While that number might pale in comparison to the 80 million PS3s in homes, it places the […]

New Sony TV Service Could Put the Pause on Xbox One’s TV Ambitions

The PS4 is enough to tempt an Xbox 360 and Xbox One owner with a fast OS and focus on gaming that gets me playing fast.

Sony began its press briefing at least year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo by declaring the PS4 was all about the games. That was true until the company revealed that it’s planning to offer a robust live television and entertainment service could put even the Xbox One’s live television functionality to shame. The upcoming, and unnamed service, […]

Sony Remembers It Has An Ecosystem, Will Offer $100 Coupon for PS4 and Xperia Z1S

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Sony makes computers, tablets, smartphones and the PS4, however the company does a pretty poor job of actually reaching across divisions and products to offer its users discounts and unique features. Well, while the company continues to work on exclusive compelling features it’s at least offering users discounts. The company announced that it’ll give users […]