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What If Quentin Tarantino Wrote Classic Disney Movies for Samuel L. Jackson?

Watch the creation of Metal Gear Solid 5's sniper Quiet here

Konami has released a video showing the process with which it turned Dutch model Stefanie Joosten into a character in the upcoming <i>Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain</i>.<p>In the video, Joosten sits in the middle of a rig comprised of dozens of cameras and emotes as they capture images of her. These …

AT&T counters T-Mo’s Jump with Next, its own phone upgrade program. Is it a better deal?

Not to be outdone by T-Mobile’s(s tmus) new smartphone upgrade program Jump, AT&T(s t) is launching its own plans next week that will let customers …

Apple not allowed to add Galaxy S4 in ongoing Samsung dispute, plans to file new lawsuit

Back in May, Apple was attempting to add Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S4 as an infringing device in its ongoing, second major patent dispute with Samsung in California. It was also claiming that Samsung infringed two Siri related patents with the device’s Google Now voice assistant feature. Now, …

How Sony's PS4 Beat The Xbox One On Price

Sony‘s PS4 arguably has just one major advantage over Microsoft‘s Xbox One: price. We in the hardcore gaming community can argue DRM and used games policies until we’re blue in the face, but those debates will fade when we’re faced with a mass market in the fall. When that happens, the non-blog …

EmoPulse Smile Bracelet Smartphone with Artificial Intelligence Assistant

We’ve seen a lot of bracelet smartphones, but all of them are just concept. If you’ve been dreaming to buy one, then checkout <b>EmoPulse Smile Bracelet</b> …

PS4 effectively forces you to get PS Plus... but that's a good thing

After Sony’s E3 press conference, PlayStation fans have only one thing to complain about: Multiplayer gaming will no longer be free on PlayStation 4. …

Nintendo Reveals Strong E3 First-Party Line-Up: Super Mario 3D World, Mario Kart 8, And More

<i>Nintendo announced a strong line-up of its iconic first party titles during the E3 Nintendo Direct. Will it be enough to boost the flagging Wii U?</i><p>Nintendo announced four new iconic first-party games during its E3 Nintendo Direct Tuesday.<p><b>Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze</b><p>I do love the Donkey Kong …

Watch Nintendo's full E3 2013 Nintendo Direct here

Residents of North America who tried watching Nintendo's E3 presentation this morning found that the official Nintendo stream didn't work as hoped. Viewers who wonder if they missed anything while trying to connect to the European or Japanese streams can watch the entire 41-minute presentation here.<p>…

PS4 hard drive is user-replaceable

The PlayStation 4's only model at launch contains a 500 GB hard drive, but users can swap out the storage for a hard drive of any size, a Sony representative confirmed to Polygon today.<p>Sony is continuing a trend from the current generation: Every model of the PlayStation 3 included a …

Sony takes the wraps off PlayStation 4 hardware

Sony has finally taken the wraps off the look and design of its next-generation PlayStation.<p>At its E3 press conference Monday night, the consolemaker provided a quick reveal of the PS4 box, which looks a tad bit larger than the current PS3 design.<p>Sony gave people a teaser of the console's design …

Sony unveils PlayStation 4 hardware at E3 conference

After a controversial no-show at the PlayStation 4's February event, Sony has finally revealed the console's hardware design. The PS4 has an understated, angular form with matte and glossy black finishes on different sections of the body. As with the PlayStation 2 and Playstation 3, the console can …

Sony’s Tretton: No restrictions on used games on PlayStation 4, no online connection required

<i>Stay on top of all our E3 2013 coverage here.</i><p>LOS ANGELES — Shots fired!<p>Publisher Sony said it won’t have any online authentication or digital rights management on its PlayStation 4 console games this evening at its pre-Electronic Entertainment Expo press briefing. It won’t require you to check in …

E3: PlayStation 4 console priced cheaper than Xbox One

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/985000/985594_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534404115_de5e99c1d52b476c47ea0bbc0aab19a2<p><b>Sony is set to sell the PlayStation 4 for a cheaper price than Microsoft's rival Xbox One.</b><p>The Japanese firm announced at the E3 trade show that its …

Sony hits Xbox One where it hurts: price, 'always-on' Internet

It's customary for fans and press to declare a "winner" at the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo, even though there's generally no real prize other than bragging rights at stake. That said, it's hard to imagine Sony's victory over Microsoft on Monday being more total and complete.<p>The Japanese …

Wii U brings out the big guns … at last

Whichever way you look at it, the Wii U hasn't been a success – and it has failed to sell due to a glaring lack of compelling, exclusive games. Which …

PlayStation 4 third-party publishers can dictate their own DRM terms, Tretton says (update)

The PlayStation 4 won't have any DRM restrictions for Sony's first-party games, but third-party publishers will dictate their own DRM policies when releasing games on the platform, Sony America CEO Jack Tretton just said on GameTrailers.<p>"Well, I mean, we create the platform, we've certainly stated …

Sony's Triumphant Night

A cheer erupted through the GameSpot war room. The topic of so many raging debates the last month--strict digital rights management, Internet requirements, used game sales--had pitted Microsoft clearly against the consumer. Team Xbox seemingly took every opportunity to punish their loyal customers, …