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PlayStation Mobile: Launches on Tablets, Smartphones & PS Vita on October 3rd

PlayStation Mobile: Launches on Tablets, Smartphones & PS Vita on October 3rd 

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) recently announced the launch of their PS Mobile service.  The launch date will see approx 30 Playstation branded titles, available for Digital Download in a mobile environment.  These titles will be available to Playstation Certified Devices  that include PS Certified Android Mobile Phones, Tablets and, of course, the Playstation Vita […]

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Happy 21st Birthday World Wide Web! – (August 6, 2012)

Happy 21st Birthday World Wide Web! – (August 6, 2012) 

21 years ago today, Tim Berners-Lee publicly released his WWW project onto the Internet. “On August 6, 1991, he [TBL] posted a short summary of the World Wide Web project on the alt.hypertext newsgroup. This date also marked the debut of the Web as a publicly available service on the Internet.” – Wikipedia It was […]

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Tournament Gaming Returns to Toronto – ESC: The Elite Series

Tournament Gaming Returns to Toronto – ESC: The Elite Series 

“ESC: The Elite Series” – September 22-23rd 2012  Toronto. Produced by Sandbox Promotions, the July 28th event is the Grand Finals for the 2012 ESC E-Sports Championship Season.   The event will be held at the Primrose Hotel.  This is, in fact, the first full season for the ESC which has run qualifying events for […]

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Apple iPad 2 Event Coverage

Apple iPad 2 Event Coverage 

Apple’s Live iPad 2 event is only minutes away.  Check here for updates. Apple is not providing a live video feed.  Many eager fans are losing connections to the user streamed video and live blogs, if you are having trouble with any of the following live blogs, have no fear, we will be providing updates […]

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Kindle App Now Available For Windows Phone 7 Owners

Kindle App Now Available For Windows Phone 7 Owners 

On Tuesday it was announced that Kindle apps are making their way to Windows and Android-based tablets, Amazon decided to sweeten the deal even further by revealing today that its Kindle app will now be made available to Windows Phone 7 owners. This of course comes two months after the Microsoft phone’s U.S. debut. The […]

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OnLive Teams Up With Vizio For HDTV, Phone, Tablet and Blue-Ray Integration

OnLive Teams Up With Vizio For HDTV, Phone, Tablet and Blue-Ray Integration 

Our first bit of news from the new year finds cloud gaming service OnLive will now be integrated into all HDTV, phone, tablet and blu-ray players made by Vizio. The company is currently at CES in Las Vegas, where they will be demonstrating the HDTV integration at CES, with the promise of rolling out hardware […]

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Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 1)

Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 1) 

2010 has been huge for the Digital Download industry.  The scope of digital downloads have changed and so has player expectations.  At the start of 2009, Digital Download games were often referred to as mini games and mobile games were all classed, casual games.  Now, as we reach the end of the decade, retailers are […]

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Great Android Games that you cannot find on the iphone

Great Android Games that you cannot find on the iphone 

If you are an Android gamer it can sometimes feel like the iPhone gets all the love and all the fun new games and all you can do is hope and wonder if those great iPhone games will find their way to the Android platform.  However there are a number of great Android games that […]

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EA Shoots For 40/60% Digital to Physical Revenue Split

EA Shoots For 40/60% Digital to Physical Revenue Split 

Speaking to an audience at the Credit Suisse 2010 Technology Conference yesterday, EA’s Chief Financial Officer Eric Brown noted the important role that PC and DLC plays in the publisher’s revenue. “A principal growth driver has been downloads for extra content, which includes microtransactions for free to play games. This would include Playfish, map packs […]

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BBC America Programming Now Available On PSN

BBC America Programming Now Available On PSN 

Sony has announced this week that BBC America programming will be available on PlayStation 3 consoles across the United States. To start off the new venture with Sony, BBC America has made the first episode of the American version of “Top Gear” available free of charge (Regularly $1.99SD, $2.99HD) for the first two weeks. Also […]

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