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Sony Sued $5 Million Over PS4 Shooter Killzone: Shadow Fall's Graphics

Killzone: Shadow Fall may not be the best game on the PlayStation 4, but it undoubtedly ranks among the best looking. It seems that not everyone’s …

Angry Gamer Is Suing Sony Over 'Killzone: Shadow Fall' Graphics

If this isn’t the logical endpoint for the endless hemming and hawing over resolution issues in next-gen games, then I really, really don’t want to know what that endpoint is. An angry gamer is filing suit with PS4 maker Sony over the resolution in launch title Killzone: Shadow Fall. The game was …

Xenonauts - Launch Trailer - IGN Video

Xenonauts is a strategy game in which you control a multi-national military organisation defending a Cold War-era Earth from alien invasion, using …

Here is what's new in Madden NFL 15's Connected Franchise mode

<i>Madden NFL 15</i>'s release is less than three weeks away, but today is the first time we're hearing of developer EA Tiburon's changes to the game's Connected Franchise mode, which include pregame preparation and player progression.<p>Tiburon has replaced the old practice and hot/cold streak systems with …

Destiny Pre-Order Issues & GTA 5 Records - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

Limited Edition Destiny Pre-Order Cancellations & Grand Theft Auto 5 is still selling big. Plus, Little Big Planet 3 DLC announced, Mario Kart 8 has …

Wing Commander 3 Is Currently Free on Origin

My my, grandma, what a big gun you have.<p>Been craving some retro-style space combat? If you log into Origin before September 2, you'll snag yourself …

Assassin's Creed: Rogue Confirmed for Xbox 360, PS3

This has got to be the leakiest franchise in the gaming industry, but hey, that’s just one of the reasons we love it. I can’t quite remember the last Assassin’s Creed announcement that wasn’t presaged by a series of completely accurate rumors, and this latest installment is no exception. The big …

Woolfe: Red Riding Hood as you've never seen her before

Grin Gamestudio's Woolfe puts Little Red Riding Hood in a truly grim industrial nightmare.<p>It's strange, isn't it, that more folktales aren't considered as a source of inspiration for games? They usually involve a sympathetic hero, trials and tribulations, and -- if done well -- can have something …

Little Red Riding Hood

Foursquare now tracks your location, even when you aren’t using it

The new Foursquare app has drawn some mixed reviews. Some consider it a Yelp challenger, aiming to provide you with food reviews more than a social …

LEAKED: Here's The First Photo Of Samsung's Upcoming Virtual Reality Headset

The headset, which will be called Gear VR, features a modular design that will let you slide in a Galaxy phone into the front of the headset.<p>Earlier this year, Engadget first reported that Samsung is developing an Oculus Rift-style virtual reality headset, and Business Insider independently …

Apple finds new suppliers to solve battery issues with the iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 isn’t expected to feature radical improvements in battery life, but that doesn’t mean Apple hasn’t had trouble making new batteries for the device. Since the next iPhone will be thinner than the current design, its battery needs to be thinner as well.<p>Apple has been having trouble with …

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Europe wants Apple to get serious about hidden costs of freemium apps

Apple is implementing some protections in iOS 8, adding Family Sharing, which will allow parents to approve or deny their children's iTunes …

Snapchat trademarks raise possibility of mobile payments coming to the app

Snapchat has turned down billions of dollars from suitors like Google and Facebook, so how does the company plan to profit from its hugely successful messaging app? The traditional and obvious way would be through ads, but it seems Snapchat is also exploring other options like mobile payments. It's …

Netflix testing privacy mode, for your incognito viewing needs

Content curation and media recommendations, two factors that are crucial to the success of many online streaming services. Netflix relies heavily on a recommendations model to serve you new movies and TV shows based on your viewing history. What about those few shows you watched that were not of …

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All the little tweaks Apple added to iOS 8 beta 4

iOS 8 just got a little bit closer to completion for its launch this fall with the release of iOS 8 beta 4 this morning. Apple didn’t add any major new changes (unless you’re a hardcore lover of Control Center), but the new beta is full of tiny little tweaks that will make your iPhone feel like new …

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iOS 8’s iPhoto to Photos app transition to ditch Journals, Books, and Slideshows

Starting in iOS 8 beta 4, which was released this past Monday to developers, Apple has begun notifying users of the soon-to-be-defunct iPhoto for iOS to migrate their iPhoto data to the totally revamped Photos app in iOS 8, as part of Apple’s new photo strategy being rolled out this fall and early …

Apple’s Beats Acquisition Gets Approval From The European Commission

Apple has the green light to proceed with its acquisition of Beats Electronics and Beats Music from the European Commission. Both companies do indeed sell headphones in the EU, which is part of the motivation behind the scrutiny, but Apple and Beats don’t hold a sizeable combined market share of …

Initial iWatch Shipments May Be Limited Due to Sapphire Issues, Half of Devices May Use Glass Displays

Echoing his earlier iWatch predictions, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo today suggested (via <i>AppleInsider</i>) that Apple's iWatch will be available in limited quantities in 2014, with only three million devices hitting store shelves before the end of the year.<p>Kuo says that while market predictions …

Apple granted preliminary approval for $450 million ebooks settlement

Bloomberg reports that Apple has received preliminary approval for the $450 million lawsuit settlement reached over its ebook pricing practices.<p>The settlement was first reached out of court about six weeks ago just before the case was set to go before a jury. Despite that development, Judge Cote in …

Apple's latest ad shows people saving the world with the iPhone

The "Powerful" series continues<p>Apple's "You're more powerful than you think" series of ads continues with a new one, dubbed "Dreams." While the first one featured the Pixies and creativity, the latest shows the iPhone's humanitarian uses. Doctors, veterinarians, environmentalists, and fireman all …

An Upcoming iPhone Feature From Apple Will Completely Transform How You Use Apps

Apple calls it Extensibility, and it basically allows your apps to share both information and functionality with one another, which means less time spent switching among apps.<p>Let's say you have a favorite app for editing your photos, such as Adobe Photoshop Express.<p>Before Extensibility, you would …

4.7-inch iPhone 6 could boast 2,100 mAh capacity battery

Battery life is one of the perceived iPhone weaknesses that rival manufacturers have often used to beat Apple over the head with — with both Samsung and BlackBerry dismissing iPhone owners as “wall huggers” because of the so-called short battery life of their iOS devices.<p>That may be about to …

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