Tobias Spears

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New PS4 delivers 'ultra-high-definition resolution graphics,' report says

More powerful PlayStation 4 could be announced before October; games will reportedly work on both systems.<p>Though Sony has yet to make an official announcement, the evidence for a more powerful PlayStation 4 console continues to mount. The Wall Street Journal today backed up what reports from Kotaku …

Virtual Reality

DigiTimes Says iPad Air 3 Will Have 4K Display and Up to 4GB RAM

Taiwanese touch panel makers General Interface Solution and TPK will share production of a third-generation "4K" iPad Air set to debut in March, according to sources out of the China supply chain (via <i>DigiTimes</i>).<p>The same sources claim that in addition to a 4K resolution touch panel, Apple's new …

IPad Air

No, the Xbox One Wireless Adapter doesn’t work with Steam Machines or Steam Link

Last week, we got a confirmation from Valve that the Xbox One Wireless Adapter for Windows would enable gamers to use their Xbox One controllers wirelessly on a Steam Link and Steam Machine device. But this isn’t the case.<p>Valve has corrected its original statement, and it now says that …

Windows 10

Guitar Hero Live beat Rock Band 4 by ditching everything we knew about rhythm games

The beauty of the new<p><i>Guitar Hero Live</i> should be terrible.<p>Its plastic guitar isn't compatible with any of the past games, nor are any of your existing guitars or DLC songs compatible with <i>Guitar Hero Live</i>. There are no drums. The five-buttons-down-the-neck approach has been replaced with two rows of …

Aunt Unsuccessfully Attempts to Sue 12-Year-Old Nephew for $127K After Hug Broke Her Wrist: 'He Was Flying at Me'

Think twice before your next hug.<p>A 54-year-old human resources manager from New York City unsuccessfully attempted to sue her 12-year-old nephew for …

New York City

LeBron James weighs in on recent shootings: ‘There’s no room for guns’

One of the most recognizable and influential athletes on the planet has made his stance on gun violence clear.<p>"There’s no room for guns," Cleveland …

Guns

Rik Mayall's funniest TV moments – in clips

Rik Mayall’s death wasn’t just a shock because he was relatively young, but because his onscreen performances were so full of life. His characters weren’t neatly drawn sketches: they were vast mad scribbles, jammed to the margins with noise and energy. He was the naughty uncle, the children’s …

How to protect yourself from the 'Heartbleed' bug

A new security bug means that people all across the Web are vulnerable to having their passwords and other sensitive data stolen. Here's what consumers can do to protect themselves.<p>A major new security vulnerability dubbed Heartbleed was disclosed Monday night with severe implications for the …

Information Security

PS4 Review Part One: Video Game Console Meets Gaming PC

Having spent the past month or so playing around with the Xbox One, I now turn my attention to Sony’s offering: The PlayStation 4.<p>Here are some first impressions.<p><b>The Box</b><p>Sony’s next-gen (current-gen?) system is an impressive piece of hardware.<p>The tilted design looks good, and gives it a distinctly …

Samsung Launches Android Gamepad

Apple began allowing third-party gamepads on the iPhone with iOS 7, and Samsung is also upping its presence in the space after announcing its own gamepad (the not-so-creatively named ‘Smartphone GamePad’) for Android 4.1 phones.<p>Unlike the iPhone gamepads which attach themselves to the device, …

Sony PlayStation 4 review

Seven years is a technological eternity. Yet the PlayStation 3 has sold well for that long, ever since DJ Fatman Scoop and Ludacris hosted its blowout launch event in New York City in 2006. At launch, the PlayStation 3 was big, heavy, and expensive — it took nearly two revisions and almost a dozen …

How the 49ers Can Best Work Aldon Smith Back into the Lineup

Since linebacker Aldon Smith’s departure from the San Francisco 49ers, head coach Jim Harbaugh and Co. haven’t missed a beat. As a team, they have won five games in a row, scored 31 points or more in all five contests and moved within one game of the 7-1 Seattle Seahawks.<p>The midseason turnaround …

Football (U.S.)