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The Best Android Launchers You Can Download Today

We love Android devices as much as the next person, but sometimes the vanilla Android experience leaves us wanting a little more. Thankfully, it’s possible to change the whole look and feel of your Android device with only the minimum of effort – and no need to root.<p>Android launchers, or home …

Twisted iOS hit 'Badland' now on Android

The dark and beautiful <i>Badland</i> was one of our favorite mobile games when it hit iOS earlier this year (we even named it a Best New App), and now Android gamers can finally see what the hype is about. Developer Frogmind had previously announced its Android intentions back in August, and today the …

Killzone dev hires Fallout writer

Killzone developer Guerrilla Games has hired John Gonzalez, best known for his work on 2010 role-playing game Fallout: New Vegas, for which he served as the lead writer.<p>Gonzalez will work out of Guerrilla Games' offices in Amsterdam as the company's lead writer. Guerrilla Games recently shipped …

PS4 And Xbox One Pose Major Problems For Internet Providers

As the Sony's Playstation 4 launched midnight today in the UK, there are some potential pitfalls that mean consumers might not get the most out of their systems unless they carefully consider their home network.<p>Consoles used to be the easy option. They were plug and play devices that worked …

AllCast for Android pushes media to Apple TV and Roku, available for willing beta testers (video)

If you've been eager to send cloud or locally-stored media to your TV, another option could be on the way. Currently in beta, AllCast is an Android app that streams content from places like Google Drive, Dropbox or your mobile device's storage to an Apple TV, Roku, Xbox console, Samsung Smart TV …

GameMaker Studio Standard Edition free to download for limited time

GameMaker Studio Standard Edition — a game development tool that is usually priced at $49 — is free for a limited time.<p>To take advantage of the freebie, download the free version of GameMaker from the company's website, choose the Beta channel and pick the option to register the Standard Edition. …

Glu Mobile chief says Google Glass could trigger another ‘iPhone moment’ for gaming (interview)

Stepping into unknown territory, mobile game developer Glu Mobile announced last week that it had developed a word game, Spellista, for the Google Glass wearable device.<p>From Google’s perspective, games could be crucial to the future of Glass as games often become the biggest moneymaker on any new …

Steam Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals 2013

Steam has just kicked off its Autumn Sale 2013, which offers deals on a range of downloadable games from now until December 3rd. The twist is that the sales change each day, so you'll have to check back regularly. The first set of daily deals includes nine different games, with a nice mixture of …

Sony may 'monitor and record' PSN voice and text communications (update)

Sony's updated PlayStation 4 Software Usage Terms reveals the company may monitor and record PSN activity including content of voice and text communications<p>This information could later be used by Sony or affiliate companies in compliance with the law, in protection of the rights of Sony and those …

Sony Officially Unboxes the PlayStation 4

The appeal of unboxing videos has always eluded me, but to keep up with the times, Sony has now unveiled their own deconstruction of the PS4 box, which showcases everything we’ll find inside.<p>The list has been made public before, but to refresh what’s seen here, there’s the 500 GB system, the new …

Sony may "monitor and record" all PSN activity on PlayStation 4

Ahead of the PlayStation 4's launch this week, Sony has updated its Software Usage Terms (via Polygon) to explain that the company may "monitor and record" any or all PlayStation Network activity, including voice and text message data. The company can do so enforce the Terms and to comply with …

Square Enix wants to revolutionize cloud gaming with Project Flare (interview)

When Square Enix announced Project Flare last week, the Japanese company said it would revolutionize gaming through smart use of the cloud.<p>Call it “cloud gaming 2.0.” It certainly isn’t what OnLive and Gaikai tried to do by streaming games from the Internet to a person’s compatible machine. Rather, …

Sony releases PlayStation 4 unboxing video

Sony has released its official unboxing video for the PlayStation 4.<p>The 1:25 video features Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida going through the contents of a North American retail PlayStation 4.<p>Inside the box is a network voucher, quick start guide, DualShock 4, HDMI cable, AC power …

What’s inside Sony’s PlayStation 4: Upgradeable hard drive, 8GB fast memory, internal power

<i>Corrected 10:30 a.m. Pacific</i><p>This might be a first: Instead of waiting for gadget butchers* like iFixit to post their own disassembly videos, Sony, (working with <i>Wired</i>) has published its own teardown of its upcoming PlayStation 4 — before the new console even hits the streets. Check out the …

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