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Sony 4-45 Brick systems
Sony 4-45 Brick systems
Sony 4-45 Brick systems

Sony Playstation Update 4.45 “Bricking” Systems. Officially Pulled For Review

Download at your own risk. Yesterday's PlayStation 3 4.45 system software update is actually "bricking" some systems. The issue is so severe it appears Sony has yanked the 4.45 update pending review. The company has attempted t...
 
Android
 
Nv-shield-preorders
Nv-shield-preorders
Nv-shield-preorders

Nvidia Shield On Sale June 27th w/ Price Reduction (price and availability)

Today Nvidia announced one final touch to hit their new Android-based mobile gaming device, the Shield. After much field testing internally and with an army of dedicated gamers, Nvidia has returned to lab to make a few adjustme...

 
E3
 
E3 2013 BF4 commander
E3 2013 BF4 commander
E3 2013 BF4 commander

Battlefield 4, Watch_Dogs and The Division: The 3 Biggest Tablet Friendly Games of E3

It's so hard to believe an entire year has gone by since we first laid eyes on Ubisoft's open world surveilance-obsessed Watch_Dogs game. At one point we were unsure for which system or OS this new gem might pair up with. Now w...
 
E3
 
E3 2013 BF4 Destiny_3
E3 2013 BF4 Destiny_3
E3 2013 BF4 Destiny_3

E3 2013: Bungie Reveals Gameplay for Destiny (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2Jx5__c1lY&w=600&h=350 Talk about a changing of the guard. As the heart of Infinity Ward has moved from Activision to form Respawn Entertainment under the Electronic Arts banner, we see t...

 
E3
 
E3 2013 BF4 commander
E3 2013 BF4 commander
E3 2013 BF4 commander

E3 2013: Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Gameplay Hightlights the Return of Commander Mode (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3nJY7n8KaOY&w=600&h=350 By this time, we've all seen the big Battlefield 4 reveal. If not then direct your optical sensors here. We'll wait. All done? Good. The new Frontbite engine looks fantasti...
 
E3
 
E3 2013 The Division_2
E3 2013 The Division_2
E3 2013 The Division_2

E3 2013: Ubisoft Unveils Tom Clancy’s The Division Online Open World RPG (video)

At this year's E3 we're seeing a massive push toward more open-world gameplay. In fact, this little gem for Ubisoft looks quite impressive. It's called The Division. I have to say I was not expecting Ubisoft, of all companies, ...

 
Gaming
 
PS4 Xbox One Comparison
PS4 Xbox One Comparison
PS4 Xbox One Comparison

Microsoft Xbox One Pricing & Pre-Order Availability

[caption id="attachment_152429" align="aligncenter" width="1280"] Shown above: Microsoft's Xbox One. We still don't know what the PS4 looks like.[/caption]   If you've been waiting non-so-patiently for pricing and pre-orde...
 
Computers
 
Sony Computex 2013 Vaio pro dul
Sony Computex 2013 Vaio pro dul
Sony Computex 2013 Vaio pro dul

Sony Introduces New VAIO Pro 11/13 and Duo 13 Hybrid PCs

In case my fellow yanks didn't know, it's Computex this week in Taiwan. This is the reason I continue to find myself violently "yoinked" from my slumber to report on something just too sumptuous to wait for me to--oh I don't kn...

 
Computers
 
GTX 780 Reference card
GTX 780 Reference card
GTX 780 Reference card

Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Impressions: Worst Paper Weight Ever

Well it's official. The GeForce GTX 780 video card is a real thing. As of today it officially kickstarts the 700 series of graphic crunching video card solutions. So before our review I wanted to strut some handsome pics around...
 
Cars
 
Icona Volcano_6
Icona Volcano_6
Icona Volcano_6

Icona Vulcano Concept Car at The Shanghai Auto Show

This is one sweet looking ride whose introduction is marred by an assault on my ears. There has to be a superior genre of music to instill a feeling of the dynamic, the extreme...world-shattering. Some of the worst tunes (yes f...

 
Autos
 
VW Design Vision GTI
VW Design Vision GTI
VW Design Vision GTI

Volkwagen Design Vision GTI Concept

Some of the best and more memorable moments in my life happened because of a Volkswagen GTI--either in the thing or because I rode in one to get to said memorable moment. Needless to say I have a soft spot for the little VW. Wh...
 
Autos
 
Terrafugia TF-X flying car
Terrafugia TF-X flying car
Terrafugia TF-X flying car

A New Hybrid for Land and Air TF-X Receives FAA Approval

Well it's no Lamborghini Egoista. Yet the newest generation TF-X flying car is another incredible vehicle born from lofty dreams and laser focused perseverance. What we have here is a street-legal vehicle for the average commut...