Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4: Game Sharing

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

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 will compete on a few different fronts when they launch this November. The biggest front is on graphics capabilities. Fans of each console have compared screenshots and video footage from each console for weeks. Of course, neither fans nor industry insiders have been able to come to a valid […]

Android 4.4 KitKat Update Release Date Breakdown

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Yesterday, Google finally took the curtain down from around its Nexus 5 and the Android 4.4 KitKat update. As expected, Google detailed the Android 4.4 KitKat update roll out for Nexus owners, however, it was uncharacteristically joined by a number of manufacturers who also announced their plans for the Android 4.4 KitKat update. Here, we […]

PlayStation 4 Launch Title Lineup Revealed

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Today, Sony announced its launch lineup of games that will be available for the PlayStation 4 on November 15. Frankly, we’re a little surprised that it’s taken this long for the company to unveil the list, as we’ve known about the Xbox One side for a while now. Nonetheless, PlayStation gamers can finally get a […]

Sony Releases Trove of New PlayStation 4 Information

The PS4 price is set for $100 less than the Xbox One price.

There are just two weeks left until Sony starts selling the PlayStation 4 to users in North America. To celebrate, the company has posted a huge amount of detailed information about how the console works in a new FAQ. The new FAQ, which is now available on the PlayStation Blog’s US counterpart, discusses everything about […]

PlayStation 4 Controller Shipping Now Ahead of Official Launch

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The PlayStation 4 doesn’t officially ship out until November 15, but customers who pre-ordered PS4 controllers are already receiving them ahead of the official launch. Those who pre-ordered DualShock 4 controllers from Amazon and GameStop are already receiving them on their doorsteps. If you pre-ordered, but have yet to receive it, they might already be […]

PS4 Game Sharing Details Arrive as Release Nears

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The PS4, Sony’s next-generation gaming console, might have scored a few laughs when it released a video depicting game sharing on the Xbox One as too complicated, however the company has yet to detail how digital game sharing on its console will work. Until now. This past weekend the company added a new FAQ, or […]

Sony Talks Features Coming in Day One PlayStation 4 Update

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Users purchasing a PlayStation 4 on launch day will definitely want to plug in the console to an internet connection the moment they get it home. That’s because Sony is issuing a day one patch that’ll add a ton of essential features to the console. Sony detailed the features on its PlayStation Blog today. While […]

Sony to Debut Two New Xperia Phones in November, One With 8 Cores

Sony launched its flagship Xperia Z1 smartphone just under two months ago and it is rumored that the Japanese firm will be debuting two more phones in the Xperia family next month in China.

After unveiling its flagship Xperia Z1 under two months ago, Sony is rumored to continue its phone launch on November 12 at an event in China where the electronics giant will debut two new Xperia models. Of the new devices, the Tianchi is the more interesting of the two, featuring an 8-core processor. Despite its […]

$29 Battlefield 4 and $49.99 Wiis at GameStop on Black Friday

The Cover of GameStop's Black Friday ad.

As a leaked advertisement for its upcoming Black Friday event reveals, GameStop is pulling out all the stops in getting gamers in stores to spend money. Upcoming deals included everything from copies of the upcoming Battlefield 4 for just $29.99 to offering pre-owned iPhone 3Gs devices for $89.99. All told, the deals in the advertisement, […]

PS3 Overtakes Xbox 360 to Become Best-Selling Console in the US

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Sony has finally broken Microsoft’s 32-month streak when the Xbox 360 was the best-selling gaming console in the US, according to the NPD Group (via Gamesindustry.biz). The firm notes that the GTA 5 500GB PS3 bundle was most likely the cause of Sony’s console gaining the top spot, as GTA 5 was a huge seller during […]

Sony’s New Qi Wireless Charging Tech Could Charge a Phone in 1-Hour

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Sony is working on a new wireless charging technology based on the Qi standard that could shorten wireless charging time to as little as an hour. Sony is able to achieve these rapid charging times since the new wireless charging devices and accessories are able to use more current to charge phones and tablets. According […]

Where to Play the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 Right Now

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

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 entertainment consoles won’t arrive at consumer’s homes for about another month but that doesn’t mean that users have to wait until then to try them out. Starting today, users can be one of the first to try the PlayStation 4 by heading to one of company’s retail stores throughout […]

Sony Concedes to US Smartphone Market, Will Focus Elsewhere

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The US smartphone market is extremely competitive with the iPhone and Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones in charge, just ask HTC, and they aren’t the only ones struggling. Today we’ve learned that Sony has no intentions on even attempting to put up a fight. Knowing the US market will be tough to penetrate the company has confirmed […]

Android 4.3 & Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Update Roundup

Nexus devices are already running Android 4.3.

Last year, Google announced the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update alongside the Nexus 4. Earlier this year, the company announced Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with the new Nexus 7, an update that replaced Android 4.2 as the most current version. With Android 4.4 KitKat on the way, and both Android 4.3 and Android 4.2 still […]

Xbox One & PS4 Launch: We Need More Software Details

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

The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launches are slowly creeping up, and with just around 60 days left until both of the consoles are on store shelves, both Sony and Microsoft have detailed a lot of what users can expect from the devices. That includes everything from how their controllers were designed, to how they’ll […]

PlayStation 4 Mobile App Screenshots Leak

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Leaked screenshots are giving users another look at the upgraded interface and functionality headed to PlayStation Mobile users with the launch of the PlayStation 4. The screenshots first surfaced on the European version of the PlayStation Community late yesterday, and detail a slightly updated user interface for the Android version of the PlayStation Mobile companion […]

PlayStation 4 To Get Gestures, & More Copied Xbox One Features

The upcoming PlayStation eye accessory for the PlayStation 4.

It looks like Sony’s days of hinting that Microsoft’s Xbox One is less of a gaming powerhouse because of its extras are coming to an end. The company has now confirmed that PlayStation 4 users can expect voice and gesture control like their Xbox One counterparts. The company confirmed the coming features during its press […]

Sony Launching a Way to Let You Play PS3 Games on PS4?

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Sony PlayStation 4 users might not have to worry about the console not being backwards compatible with older PlayStation 3 games. It seems the company plans to allow users to stream the older console’s titles sometime next year. Speaking during the Tokyo Games Show roundtable today on IGN LIVE, Shuhei Yoshida said that users would […]

GTA 5 for PS4 & PC References Allegedly Found in Game Code

Code from a pirated GTA 5 game, allegedly shows a GTA 5 on PS4 reference.

GTA 5 for PS4 may be in the works, with a tip coming from code that appeared online from a pirated Xbox 360 version of the game. This alleged code also shows references for GTA 5 on PC. The GTA 5 release date is tomorrow, but early copies of the game went on sale over […]

Xperia Z1 Reign Short Lived as Sony Prepping Xperia Z2 Successor

As shown: The Waterproof Xperia Z1.

The problem with Android devices is that their lifespans are usually shorter than one year. Given that most American customers are stuck in a two-year contract, choosing an Android device at launch would mean that there may be two or three new devices that would get released before the customer they are able to renew […]