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PS4 Sales Soar On eBay

It’s like clockwork — a new console hits the market, sells out in seconds, and desperate latecomers turn to Ebay and Craigslist to try to pick up a new machine as fast as possible. According to eBay, there were 10,000 PS4s sold on the auction website from November 15-17 alone, or two consoles a …

Kojima: PS4 Responsible for Splitting Up MGS5 Release

Releasing together would be "ideal."<p>Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima has said that releasing Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and its prologue …

10,000 PS4s sold on eBay last weekend

More than 10,000 PlayStation 4 consoles were sold on eBay last weekend, a representative for the online auction site told GameSpot today.<p>During the November 15-17 period, more than two systems were sold every minute. In all, more than 15,000 PS4 consoles have been sold on eBay since November 1 and …

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Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

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PlayStation 4 system software update 1.51 hits today (update)

Sony is rolling out a new system software update for the PlayStation 4 tonight, bringing with it a handful of tweaks and refinements to the newly launched console.<p>On the PlayStation Blog, vice president of Sony Network Entertainment Eric Lempel details what's coming in version 1.51 of the PS4's …

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Sony nearing break-even point on cost of PS4 hardware

Sony is nearing the break-even point on its PlayStation 4 hardware cost as the result of a manufacturing price tag lower than its retail cost, analyst organization IHS announced today.<p>The new console, which is priced at $399 in stores, is produced with $372 in necessary material. This increases …

Hard-to-find Playstation 4s are being resold cheaper than people expected

Sony’s new PlayStation 4 is listed as sold out at all of the big US retail outlets at the moment, with Sony possibly having sold one million of the videogame consoles last weekend.<p>The market for people reselling them online is now heating up. But the premium sellers are charging for the …

Report: Sony Near To Profit On PS4 Hardware

Amidst the debate over the relative pricing of Sony’s (NYSE:SNE) PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Xbox One, one element of interest is the cost of producing the consoles themselves, and what that means for the two console giants. A teardown by IHS iSuppli has estimated the cost of the …

Sony taps SoftKinetic’s 3D gesture recognition to bring motion-sensing games to PS 4

SoftKinetic announced today that its gesture-recognition technology is being used to bring motion-sensing games to the PlayStation 4.<p>Brussels, Belgium-based SoftKinetic has provided its Iisu middleware to Ubisoft for its motion-sensing dance game Just Dance 2014 for the PlayStation 4. To play the …

Reports of bricked PlayStation 4s surface after launch

After its launch on Friday, the PlayStation 4 has come under fire from some gamers who say their units have been dead on arrival. The most troubling reports describe a so-called "blue light of death" syndrome, in which the console's light bar flashes blue but never outputs a video signal or boots …

Sony sells more than 1 million PlayStation 4s

Sales of the next-gen home video game console is fastest start ever for popular product.<p>Sony's PlayStation 4 is off to a hot start. Consumers in North America bought more than 1 million PS4s within the first 24 hours of the new $399 home video game console going on sale Friday. That's the fastest …