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EA announces 'Battlefield 4' with a 17-minute gameplay trailer

The next entry in Electronic Arts' visually stunning <i>Battlefield</i> series is set to be released this fall for PC, Xbox 360, and PS3. EA DICE announced <i>Battlefield 4</i> alongside a 17-minute trailer that opens on a couple of soldiers listening to Bonnie Tyler's power ballad "Total Eclipse of the Heart," …

First full trailer for 'The Wolverine' features plenty of claw-on-sword action, few plot details

Bryan Singer's <i>X-Men: Days of Future Past</i>is still a ways off, but X-Men fans will still have something to look forward to this summer. James Mangold's <i>The Wolverine</i> is set to debut on July 26th, and the film's first full trailer has now been released. This comes a few days after a six-second teaser …

Springpad 4.0 mashes Pinterest and Evernote into one app

There's a plethora of life-organization, note-keeping apps out there — from the very simple like Google Keep to the endlessly customizable Evernote. Springpad has thus far managed to carve out a niche among these apps by focusing on solid media categorization features, context-awareness, and social …

LG Optimus G Pro review

<i>Anything you can do, I can do better...</i><p>LG and Samsung are in the midst of a battle. An epic back-and-forth. A billions-of-dollars tit-for-tat. The two Korean conglomerates, part of the chaebol system that dominates commerce and politics in their home country, are immensely and constantly …

In 'Disney Infinity,' worlds collide in your virtual toy box

Plus, there's 'Tron'<p>Kid-focused augmented reality game <i>Disney Infinity</i> seems like a me-too cash grab, and in a lot of ways it is. After the massive, on-going success of Activision’s <i>Skylanders</i> — a franchise that combined relatively simple video games and collectible toys into a highly lucrative …

Gmail for iOS update lets you swipe between messages

Gmail 2.0 for iOS was a major update bringing a host of much-needed features, but a few basic and fundamental things were left out. Chief among them was the option to move from one email to the next without first returning to your inbox. Fortunately, Google has remedied that problem with Gmail 2.1 …

Google Translate for Android adds offline support covering 50 languages

Google just announced that it's bringing offline language support to its Google Translate app for Android. The company allows offline translations for fifty languages "from French and Spanish to Chinese and Arabic." Google readily admits that the results you'll get offline are "less comprehensive" …

Sony shows off PlayStation 4 controller, details the hardware inside

One of the lone pieces of hardware that Sony decided to reveal at its PlayStation 4 event last February was the new DualShock 4 controller, and now the company is showing it off in person at this year's Game Developers Conference. The controller looks quite nice in person — there's a nice matte …

Google's Knowledge Graph expands into movies on Android tablets thanks to facial recognition

Not content to let Amazon hold the limelight with its new X-Ray for TV feature unveiled this morning, Google is unveiling a similar feature for movies in the Google Play store. On an Android tablet (and sadly, only on Android tablets), when you hit pause on a movie it will automatically fill the …

Google Glass will reportedly be manufactured in the US

Google Glass headsets will be manufactured in the US, according to a report from <i>The Financial Times</i><i>.</i> Specifically, Google wil be manufacturing the headsets at a Foxconn plant in Santa Clara, California, making it the second product that we know Google has manufactured on US soil. The first of which …

Hideo Kojima reveals the mysterious 'Phantom Pain' as 'Metal Gear Solid 5,' shows new trailer

Confirming previous speculation, the mysterious trailer for <i>The Phantom Pain</i>, which teased audiences last December, has been revealed as <i>Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain</i>. Videogame auteur Hideo Kojima took the stage today at the Game Developers Conference to officially announce that both the …

PlayJam's GameStick joins the battle of the Android consoles (hands-on)

The portable Android gaming console GameStick proved to be a hit when it reached its $10,000 Kickstarter goal in just two days — and here at GDC 2013 PlayJam is showing off the the developer version that will be shortly shipping out to some early backers. In concept, the GameStick is similar to the …

GameStick gets GameStop-backing, pre-loaded titles

OUYA may have nabbed the spotlight in the Android-based, Kickstarter-supported console wars, but the diminutive GameStick's got some heat behind it, too. The device's makers are putting on a bit of a show at this year's GDC, announcing a slew of news around the forthcoming product. At the top of …