Jacob Kennington

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Xbox One new game in 2014 teases fans

Are you waiting for more new Xbox One games to come out in 2014? If the answer is yes, we have a quick heads-up for you on something big that is …

New Videos Depict 'Champagne' and 'Graphite' iPhone 5S Casings

Two new videos published today give a detailed look at the casings of the "champagne" colored iPhone 5S and the "graphite" 5S, which first showed up in photos earlier this week.<p>While there has been a non-stop stream of images and videos depicting the gold iPhone 5S, a video from <i>TLD</i> offers a good …

Check out how much better voice chat sounds on Xbox One compared to Xbox 360

Microsoft is positioning the Xbox One game console as a major leap over the Xbox 360 in every way. That of course means better graphics and more features, but it also means higher-quality voice chat.<p>Xbox spokesperson Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb demonstrated in his latest blog just how much crisper …

Here's how Skype-powered voice chat sounds on Xbox One

Microsoft has said that voice chat over Xbox One will sound noticeably superior to that of the Xbox 360, and today it's offering up audio samples to prove it. Xbox spokesperson Larry Hyrb (Major Nelson) has posted a side-by-side comparison to illustrate just how dramatic the difference is. And …

World of Tanks, World of Warplanes and Wargaming.net now share a single login

Wargaming.net is one step closer to creating a single universe of war games.<p>This week the company behind <i>World of Tanks</i>, <i>World of Warplanes</i> and <i>World of Warships</i> unified gamers' accounts across all three games.<p>"Unified account. Unified economics. Unified gaming universe," the company's website now …

Facebook SDK for Unity introduces cross-platform game integration with Facebook

A new cross-platform toolkit for game development engine Unity3D launched today, Facebook announced at Unity 2013, allowing developers to easily integrate Facebook features into their Unity games.<p>"Whether you're building on iOS, Android, web, or all three, the SDK lets you continue to write in C# …

Rockstar lets loose with the official GTA V trailer

<b>Waiting for 17 September to arrive so you can finally get some Grand Theft Auto action? Well, we can't do anything about that.</b><p>But we can ensure that …

Kinect voice control arriving late in eight launch countries (update)

When Xbox One launches in November, it'll be available in 12 countries. But the much-touted Xbox One Kinect voice control will only be ready in five of those countries.<p>Nestled deep in its promotional material, Microsoft tells potential buyers that "Xbox voice commands will not be available in all …

Australia won't get voice commands for Xbox One at launch

<b>Back when the Kinect initially launched in Australia on 18 November 2010, it was unable to use the much-vaunted voice commands in Australia.</b><p>In fact, …

New Zealand passes law banning software patents

A bill banning the use and enforcement of software patents passed through the New Zealand parliament yesterday nearly unopposed, preventing software developers in the region from monopolizing specific designs and concepts.<p>The bill, which was approved upon its third reading in parliament by a margin …

Forza Rewards lets you earn new cars and credit for playing

Forza Rewards, a new loyalty program that rewards users for playing Forza games, is now available in <i>Forza Motorsport 4</i>, <i>Forza Horizon</i> and the rest of the Forza series on Xbox 360 and later Xbox One at the console's launch, it was announced on the official Xbox website.<p>With this new system, users …