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'Titanfall' On Xbox One Won't Run At 1080p Respawn Confirms Again

Because everyone involved in video games these days is apparently obsessed over the resolution of each and every video game that launches, rumors began floating about that the final version of <i>Titanfall</i>—Respawn’s upcoming first-person-shooter—would be bumped to 1080p.<p>Rumors such as these are truly …

Microsoft needs to admit the Xbox One Kinect is a peripheral, not a pack-in

The Xbox One is $100 more expensive than the PlayStation 4, and Sony's less expensive system is showing off its power with a series of third-party games that perform better on the PlayStation 4 than the Xbox One.<p>What you're given for this extra money, outside of lower graphical performance, is a …

Samsung-backed Android alarm app helps researchers fight disease while you sleep

Our smartphones don't do much when they're sitting there charging overnight, something Samsung and the University of Vienna want to take advantage of to cure diseases. A new app called Power Sleep uses your phone's downtime to crunch protein calculations. That data's used to research cures for …

PlayStation Now could be the future of gaming

Cloud gaming has never seemed closer. Sony’s $380-million Gaikai acquisition finally bore fruit at CES 2014, where the company announced PlayStation Now — a hugely ambitious initiative that could revolutionize the distribution of video games. PlayStation Now lets you stream PlayStation 3 games over …

PS4 sales accelerate towards Christmas, beating the Xbox One by almost 2-to-1 - ExtremeTech

By on December 24, 2013 at 8:43 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It has now been six weeks since …

NSA Can Listen to Xbox Live, World of Warcraft Communications

The Guardian prepares to release new documents.<p><b>Update:</b> Microsoft has responded to the claims that NSA and GCHQ spied on Xbox Live communications, …