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Nintendo announces Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and YouTube as Wii U content partners

Razer rolls out Taipan ambidextrous gaming mouse, we go hands-on

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It's not the mouse we expected to see here at E3, given what slid through Uncle Sam's FCC fingers a few weeks ago, but Razer has unveiled its new Taipan gaming mouse here at E3 2012. Apparently, Razer has learned to love lefties from the jump with its most...
Razer rolls out Taipan ambidextrous gaming mouse, we go hands-on

Nintendo Wii U Arriving on Nov. 18 in the U.S. for $300

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Nintendo’s next generation console, the Wii U, is arriving in U.S. stores on Sunday, Nov. 18 for as little as $300. Nintendo’s President of North America Reggie Fils-Aime made the announcement this morning onstage in New York City. There will be two configurations available. The first will include the Wii...
Nintendo Wii U Arriving on Nov. 18 in the U.S. for $300

PlayStation 4's Blu-ray drive is 3x as fast as PS3's, PSN friends list cap raised, and other tidbits from Sony's GDC panel

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The PlayStation 4's new DualShock 4 controller can be charged even while the PlayStation 4 is turned off. The PlayStation 4's new Eye motion camera has a tilt sensor so it can tell players when its facing the wrong direction or if it's fallen off your TV stand. The...
PlayStation 4's Blu-ray drive is 3x as fast as PS3's, PSN friends list cap raised, and other tidbits from Sony's GDC panel

Nintendo to debut 3DS XL at E3 this week?

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Nintendo may upsize its current 3DS portable gaming console, according to reports from Japan that were picked up by SlashGear. If true, the device will likely be called the 3DS XL, following Nintendo's naming convention with the DSi and DSi XL. The 3DS XL is said to get a 4.3-inch...
Nintendo to debut 3DS XL at E3 this week?

E3 2012: Orgarhythm – dance action meets real-time strategy

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And the prize for the strangest game I've played at E3 so far goes to this unlike combination of real-time strategy and rhythm actionOdd genre combinations can really work – see the wonderful Puzzle Quest which seamlessly marries the match-three puzzler with the role-playing adventure. The latest example is Orgarhythm,...
E3 2012: Orgarhythm – dance action meets real-time strategy

Live: Sony's 2012 E3 keynote

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Sony is currently holding a PlayStation keynote at E3's 2012 expo in Los Angeles. Check out our live page for updates and images from the event.......
Live: Sony's 2012 E3 keynote

Live from Sony's E3 PlayStation 4 keynote

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Live from Sony's E3 PlayStation 4 keynote

The 404 1,266: Where our boss fights are anticlimactic (podcast)

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Mark Licea jumps back into the guest seat today for a chat about Wolfenstein: New Order, a hack that gives you a spoiler-free Internet, and Nintendo's big problem in advance of E3. [Read more]...
The 404 1,266: Where our boss fights are anticlimactic (podcast)

Nintendo pre-E3 press conference liveblog!

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We can't wait for the E3 showroom floors to officially open -- and thankfully, neither can Nintendo. The company is upholding its promise to blanket the media with news by kicking things off with a pre-E3 press event, getting the upperhand on Microsoft and Sony by a few days....
Nintendo pre-E3 press conference liveblog!

A Closer Look at "SmartGlass" With Xbox's Marc Whitten (Video)

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One of the big surprises this year at E3 was Microsoft’s announcement that it had developed technology that lets you use your mobile devices as a remote control and keyboard for the TV screen. Microsoft Xbox Live’s Corporate VP Marc Whitten gave an overview of the application, dubbed “SmartGlass,” to All...
A Closer Look at "SmartGlass" With Xbox's Marc Whitten (Video)

Nintendo’s answer to Xbox Live is finally confirmed: Nintendo Network

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Announced during an investor’s program, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has finally confirmed the Nintendo Network, stating that an online infrastructure is already in place for the upcoming service. The Nintendo Network will exist for both the Nintendo 3DS and the upcoming Wii U, and should become an interesting competitor since it functions for both...
Nintendo’s answer to Xbox Live is finally confirmed: Nintendo Network

Live Update: Nintendo E3 2012 Press Conference

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Tune in Tuesday at 9 a.m. PDT to follow along with PCWorld editors as they share the latest news from Nintendo's E3 press conference....
Live Update: Nintendo E3 2012 Press Conference

The 404 1,066: Where it's the CNET minority report (podcast)

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Leaked from today's 404 episode: The usual suspects help kick off a week of Jeff-less shows while he's away at E3. With zero hockey and video game news to hold us back, we're chatting about a few offbeat stories from the weekend, including preteens on Facebook, Denver ambulances using subwoofers...
The 404 1,066: Where it's the CNET minority report (podcast)
Xbox Smart Glass comes to Windows 8

Nintendo's newest portable announced: the 3DS

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With the Nintendo DSi XL landing in the offices of the gaming press this week, Nintendo saw fit to announce its newest product in its portable line: the Nintendo 3DS. The company gave limited details via a press release in Japan; we know the system will use two screens,...
Nintendo's newest portable announced: the 3DS

Bloomberg: Next Xbox features an AMD x86 chip, making backwards compatibility difficult

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The Xbox 360 successor may not support Xbox 360 game discs, according to a Bloomberg report. The issue arises from the as-yet-unannounced console's chip, which allegedly comes from AMD and, like the PlayStation 4, uses x86 architecture (like a PC). Resultantly, backwards compatibility would have to be handled on...
Bloomberg: Next Xbox features an AMD x86 chip, making backwards compatibility difficult

Microsoft to unveil next Xbox at event on May 21st at its Redmond campus

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We’ve just received an invite from Microsoft to an event on May 21st where it will show off the next version of its Xbox console and media box. The next version of the company’s media play has been expected for a while, especially as Sony unveiled most of its PlayStation 4 at...
Microsoft to unveil next Xbox at event on May 21st at its Redmond campus

Nintendo Wii U will offer Netflix, Hulu, YouTube and Amazon Video

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Nintendo President Satoru Iwata himself may have dropped word of Netflix support on the Wii U last year, but the company's now fully confirmed that and a whole lot more during its E3 keynote today. In addition to Netflix, the console's streaming video options will include Hulu, YouTube and...
Nintendo Wii U will offer Netflix, Hulu, YouTube and Amazon Video

Epic video game art lights up 'Into the Pixel' exhibit

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Take a peek at the eye-popping original art that inspired 16 major video games selected as finalists for a prestigious video game art exhibition debuting at E3 2012. [Read more]...
Epic video game art lights up 'Into the Pixel' exhibit

We're live from E3 2013 in Los Angeles!

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The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) officially kicks off on Tuesday morning, but press attendees have packed schedules starting bright and early tomorrow AM. Microsoft's kicking things off with its briefing, which promises new Xbox One details and a major focus on games. Sony, meanwhile, is officially unveiling its new...
We're live from E3 2013 in Los Angeles!

News: Microsoft: No new Xbox in 2012

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Microsoft France's director of marketing has made it clear that we will not see a new Xbox console in 2012, despite rumours to the contrary. "We're in an industry that talks a lot, that likes to tell stories. I am not convinced things will happen this year," he told...
News: Microsoft: No new Xbox in 2012

Nintendo to preview Wii U games at Best Buys during E3

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Struggling to drum up consumer interest in its faltering Wii U console, Japanese game maker Nintendo will show off forthcoming games in Best Buy stores while this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo is going on. Nintendo revealed the partnership between the game company and the electronics retailer last week, tipping some...
Nintendo to preview Wii U games at Best Buys during E3

E3 loves LA, staying through 2015

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Video game journalists worried about not being able to make their annual trek to Amoeba Records and Secret Headquarters Comics can breathe a collective sigh of relief -- through 2015, at least. The Entertainment Software Association, the organization behind E3, announced today that it will be keeping the massive...
E3 loves LA, staying through 2015

Last week on GigaOM Research: all cloud, all the time

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While a series of acronyms dominated the news this week – WWDC, PRISM, E3 – over on GigaOM Research, our analysts were laser-focused on the cloud. This week, we’re featuring three in-depth research reports that look at the cloud in three distinct ways. No surprise there, as Structure, our signature...
Last week on GigaOM Research: all cloud, all the time

Bloomberg: Holiday 2013 release for next Xbox

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Microsoft is planning to have its next-generation Xbox on the shelves in time for the 2013 Holiday Season, reports Bloomberg. According to sources ëwho declined to be identified,í but who have seen Microsoftís product roadmap, the new Xbox will go on sale in time for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Microsoft is...
Bloomberg: Holiday 2013 release for next Xbox

Nintendo at E3: press conference liveblog

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In advance of E3's official start later in the day, Nintendo will be presenting its traditional pre-E3 press conference on the morning of Tuesday, June 5 at 9:00am PDT (GMT-7—see when the liveblog starts in your own timezone). Nintendo's presentation is likely to focus on the Wii U, the tablet-controlled...
Nintendo at E3: press conference liveblog
Live From Nintendo’s 2012 E3 Keynote

Huw Beynon on Metro Last Light and the hell that is E3

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THQ's global head of communications takes us through a demo of the Metro 2033 sequel, and talks about the reception of this fringe successHuw Beynon is a very serious man. All of his responses are carefully measured, punctuated with a series of pauses that makes dictaphone recordings of them refreshingly...
Huw Beynon on Metro Last Light and the hell that is E3

We're liveblogging Sony's E3 2012 keynote, tonight at 9PM ET!

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The PlayStation 4? The Vita 2? Pipedreams for E3 2012, perhaps, but Sony's surely going to put on a show, as always, with this year's E3 press event. A Vita price cut seems like it might be in the cards, to help reinvigorate interest in the company's portable. We'll...
We're liveblogging Sony's E3 2012 keynote, tonight at 9PM ET!
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