Best Tech of 2013

Here's a look at the best tech of 2013.

With a few exceptions, 2013 wasn’t about all-new groundbreaking products and services. Instead we saw a lot of improvements and refinements. Our favorite tech products from 2013 range from affordable phone accessories all the way up to a $1,500 pair of high-tech glasses. We have more Apple products in our list than from any other […]

3 New Android 4.4 KitKat Update Details Emerge

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The initial Android 4.4.2 KitKat update roll outs are winding down but in the past 24 hours, we’ve seen a number of developments emerge in regard to Google’s latest Android 4.4 KitKat update. From a new way to manually install the update, to a brand new update, to an HTC One Android 4.4.2 KitKat update, […]

Sony To Begin Assault on Xbox Live Arcade with Minecraft on the PS3 Tomorrow

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Microsoft’s Xbox 360 has been the only video game console to feature Minecraft for years, however the console won’t be able to use one of the world’s most popular survival/sandbox games to bludgeon Sony’s PlayStation consoles for much longer. Sony has announced that Minecraft will arrive on the PS3 tomorrow. Sony shared the game’s launch date […]

PS4 in Stock, But There’s a Price to Pay

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Electronics retailer Newegg.com has the PS4 in stock and ready to deliver, but PS4 shoppers will have to budget much more than $399 if they want it delivered in time for Christmas. Rather than sell its limited stock of PS4 consoles as standalone items, NewEgg is selling them as bundles that start at S714.94 and […]

PS4 Takes Top Spot in War with the Xbox One

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

This generation of console gaming only kicked off a month ago, but industry insiders are already looking for early signs of which company will come out on top. Fortunately for Sony, early sales numbers seem to favor its PS4 as the early leader. This afternoon Sony took to its PlayStation Blog announce that numbers compiled […]

PS4 In Stock at Walmart on Sunday

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Walmart announced that on Sunday, December 15 at 8 am local time, it will begin selling new units of the PS4 in stock. The company notes that its “largest shipment” of the PS4 will arrive at stores “across the country,” and will begin selling them starting this coming Sunday. However, while Walmart mentions that it’s its […]

PS4 Update 1.52 Sneaks On to Consoles with Stability Enhancements

The PS4 1.52 System Update is available now.

A PS4 update arrived on the console overnight for many users who turned on Auto Downloads on the new PlayStation. Just a day after Microsoft announced an Xbox One system update with major fixes, Sony releases the PS4 System Update 1.52 which the company says, “improves system software stability.” Read: PS4 Review Users who leave […]

How to Setup PS4 Remote Play on the PS Vita

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The PS4 includes Remote Play, a feature that lets users play PS4 games on a PS Vita over the Internet. This uses the processing power of the PS4 to deliver great looking games to the PS Vita’s 5-inch display and allows gamers to pick up where they left off before going mobile. Read: PS4 Review […]

Sony Celebrates the Holidays with Free Games for PlayStation Users

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Sony is continuing its mobile gaming Festive Giveaway with two free titles for users of its PlayStation Vita handheld gaming system and smartphones that are PlayStation Mobile certified. According to a post on its PlayStation Blog, PlayStation Vita owners and PlayStation Mobile users can download copies of Gun Commando and Mononoke Slashdown at absolutely no […]

PS4 Game Streaming Coming in 2014, PS3 Games Possible

Sony plans to bring game streaming to the PS4 in 2014, which may include select PS3 games.

The lack of PS4 backward compatibility may be less of an issue in late 2014 when the PS4 game streaming service will launch in the U.S in the third quarter. Sony bought Gaikai in 2012 and uses the service right now to power the remote play part of the PS4, which allows users to play […]

PS4 Sales Reach 2.1 Million Consoles Sold

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Sony has announced that the PS4 has surpassed 2.1 million consoles sold since its launch on November 15. This is over twice the amount of consoles Sony sold just in 24 hours after the system launched; the company ended up moving 1 million PS4 consoles within 24 hours of the PS4′s release. The PS4 also […]

PS4 Skins Offer Customized, Colorful PlayStation 4

This PS4 skin makes the console look like a NES.

Forget about waiting for a special edition PS4 to get one in a color other than jet black and get a PS4 skin that transforms the console from a boring two-tone black to any color you want, or even into a modern version of the NES. Sony is already planning a game tie in bundle […]

PS4 Review: From an Xbox 360 & Xbox One Owner

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New game consoles don’t come every day, but this year the PS4 arrived with a collection of games, upgraded graphics, a new DualShock 4 controller and several PlayStation 4 features that set it apart from the PS3 and the Xbox One. The PS4 or PlayStation 4 as some may call it is a new PlayStation that […]

Xbox One Dominates PS4 Sales On Black Friday

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Microsoft may have botched its announcement of the Xbox One but that didn’t stop shoppers from flocking to stores to pick up the console on Black Friday. In fact, the Xbox One appears to have sold double the PS4 during the biggest shopping weekend of the year in the United States. These potential sales positions come […]

PS4 Cyber Monday Bundle Available at Walmart Now

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Walmart is now selling its Cyber Monday PS4 bundle on its Web site for $517. Walmart doesn’t actually have the PS4 in stock and ready to deliver a the moment, but is guaranteeing customers that order the PS4 today will get them in time for Christmas. Though not having the console in stock and ready […]

PS4 Black Friday Bundle In Stock at GameStop Online Store

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GameStop is now selling its PlayStation 4 Black Friday bundle online while supplies last. The company is also offering the PS4 at its retail locations, but if you aren’t already in line for one you’re probably too late as the stores opened at midnight and quantities are limited. The GameStop Black Friday PS4 bundle includes […]

Where to Find the PS4 and Xbox One on Black Friday

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Now that the Xbox One and PS4 are through their launches in the United States, potential buyers are understandably worried about if and where they’ll be able to pick up their choice of console before the holidays. Based on current stock levels and in-stock guarantees from retailers, users shouldn’t have too hard a time picking […]

Finding a PS4 in Stock Will be Easy According to Sony

Expect to see the PS4 in stock during the 2013 holiday season, but not sitting on shelves for long.

If you want to find a PS4 in stock right you’re in for some disappointment, but Sony say’s that won’t be the case for long and plans for a “sufficient supply” of the new PlayStation through the 2013 holiday season. The PS4 release date arrived less than a week ago, and Sony already sold over […]

PS4 Costs $381 to Build, Just $18 Below Retail Price

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It costs $381 to build a single PlayStation 4 console, according to AllThingsD, which is just $18 below the retail price of $399 that Sony is selling it for. This isn’t the first time that the company has sold a gaming console for practically as much as it costs to build it, though. In fact, […]