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PS4 DualShock 4 will not feature an off switch for light bar

Sony's upcoming DualShock 4 controller for PlayStation 4 is not designed with a switch to turn off the light bar situated at the top of the controller, Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida confirmed on Twitter.<p>The light bar is designed to be used with the PlayStation …

Apple unveils its latest desktop operating system: OS X Mavericks, coming this fall

Developer conferences have taken a turn in recent years, becoming as much an opportunity for companies to interact with the dev community as a platform for launching hardware outside larger all-industry shows. This year's WWDC, however, has been all about the software thus far. Apple has, as …

Xbox at E3 2013: everything you need to know

Microsoft’s Xbox One announcement last month left something off the list: video games. Yes, Microsoft was very clear that the Xbox One would dominate and absorb every facet of your living room and your entire entertainment lifestyle. But it wasn’t clear about “Halos.” Well, there’s a <i>Halo</i> TV show, …

Fast And Furious Star Paul Walker Drives The Lexus LFA: Video

We bet many of you are still coming down from your <i>Fast and Furious 6</i> highs of the past weekend, but just in case you still haven’t got your fix of …

Microsoft wants Xbox 'achievements' for watching ads

<b>Xbox Achievements awards points to gamers for a variety of in-game activities — completing levels or finding secrets hidden within the game, for</b> …

Xbox One’s used game fiasco plays with fire, flirts with pirates

Used games or not used games – for Microsoft, the rest of the games industry and millions of gamers, that is the question.<p>Controversy and confusion erupted last week after the company finally took the wraps off its next-generation console, the Xbox One. During its press event, Microsoft didn't …

Sony Responds to Fan Backlash Over PlayStation 4 DRM Rumors

When video game journalist Geoff Keighley mentioned on GameTrailers that the PlayStation 4 might use DRM to stop pre-owned game sales, gamers got pretty upset.<p>So much so that a thread was quickly setup by user famousmortimer on the popular message board NeoGAF, suggesting that players reach out to …

The Five Biggest Problems With The Xbox One

<i>From concerns over used games to questions about an always-online requirement, the Xbox One is growing more controversial by the day.</i><p>Sony’s PS4 reveal was met with mixed reactions by most gamers. This was largely due to the system’s mixed-bag debut—some things were good, some bad, but mostly it was …

The After Math: An Xbox One special

<i>Welcome to</i> <i>The After Math</i><i>, where we attempt to summarize this week's tech news through numbers, decimal places and percentages.</i><p>We doubt you missed it, but Microsoft unveiled its new games console this week, and it even showed off some Xbox One hardware to prove it. While the new name is offering …

The Performance Cars of Fast & Furious 6

The Fast & Furious franchise has gotten a handful of hit films out of people driving fast cars doing insane stunts. We got the scoop on the muscle cars featured in the sixth installment, out May 24.<p>The <i>Fast & Furious</i> franchise has gotten a handful of hit films out of people driving fast cars doing …

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