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YouTube and Amazon Instant Video now available on Nintendo's Wii U

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
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Whiteman Technology unveils Delta DVR for hopeful HD lovers

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Do you fancy a HTPC gussied-up as a DVR? Well, you're in luck, because Ryan Whiteman's just built one: the Delta DVR. Powered by an AMD system-on-chip, it runs Windows and Media Center for embedded devices, recording up to six HD channels at once on its 3TB HDD. It...
Whiteman Technology unveils Delta DVR for hopeful HD lovers
Nintendo won't sell Wii U GamePad in America until 2013
Nintendo's Wii U GamePad battery lasts 3 to 5 hours, charging takes 2.5 hours
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Microsoft launches Xbox SmartGlass app for iOS

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So much for having to wait until 2013 to get Xbox SmartGlass on Android and iOS. A week after Microsoft (MSFT) released its Xbox 360 companion app on Windows 8 devices and Android, the company pushed out SmartGlass for iOS. Users who already have the My Xbox Live app on iOS will see...
Microsoft launches Xbox SmartGlass app for iOS

PlayStation 4: welcome to the next level

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The machine itself was nowhere to be seen, but last week's PlayStation 4 press conference in New York promised important innovationsSony's video games division have finally revealed the long anticipated PlayStation 4 at a high-profile event in New York. Or rather, they've revealed how the PS4 will function. The actual...
PlayStation 4: welcome to the next level
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Wikipad CEO James Bower defends his gaming tablet's $500 pricing, why one device beats two

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No matter which way you cut it, the Android-based Wikipad gaming tablet -- dubbed as much despite not having any connection to Wikipedia -- is unusually expensive. As a 10.1-inch Android tablet, it's comparably priced with the leaders of the market (of the Apple and Samsung variety). The obvious...
Wikipad CEO James Bower defends his gaming tablet's $500 pricing, why one device beats two

Netflix app for the Nintendo Wii U, pictured

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Nintendo vowed at E3 to provide Netflix on the Wii U, but tracking down the mythical streaming video beast has proven elusive. Thankfully, Engadget has obtained the first shots illustrating how it will work. While it's a prototype that could easily change between now and the Wii U's holiday...
Netflix app for the Nintendo Wii U, pictured

Green Throttle officially launches its Android gaming platform, we go hands-on

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Thinking of rounding out your entertainment center's arsenal with an Android-based game console? You've certainly got options: Ouya, GameStick and Project Shield are all vying for a spot on your couch. On the other hand, you might already have a perfectly serviceable Android device just waiting to be converted...
Green Throttle officially launches its Android gaming platform, we go hands-on

Official 2550mAh Wii U GamePad battery announced in Japan, promises up to 8 hours of gameplay

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Bummed out about the Wii U GamePad's middling battery life? Nintendo finally has an answer: install a bigger battery. Taking to Twitter these evening, Nintendo revealed has that a new larger capacity GamePad battery will be available in Japan soon, promising between 5-8 hours of battery life. The 2550mAh...
Official 2550mAh Wii U GamePad battery announced in Japan, promises up to 8 hours of gameplay

After delay, Google StreetView comes to Wii U -- in Japan

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StreetView on the GamePad lets users see a complete 360-degree view of streets around the world. [Read more]...
After delay, Google StreetView comes to Wii U -- in Japan

ThinkGeek’s 8-Bitty Gamepad Promises Fun Times And Blistered Thumbs

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The folks at ThinkGeek, bless their souls, have a knack for taking off-the-wall ideas and turning them into real products. After their tablet-friendly arcade cabinet made the leap from joke to reality last year, ThinkGeek has turned their attention to whipping up a retro gaming accessory for the on-the-go crowd,...
ThinkGeek’s 8-Bitty Gamepad Promises Fun Times And Blistered Thumbs
Nintendo to start selling expanded battery pack for Wii U GamePad

This week's new games

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Nick Gillett rounds up the news from the biggest gaming show of the year, E3E3 is the international games industry's annual bunfight, a jam-packed gathering for which new announcements are hoarded and luminaries duly trundled out. This year's show lacked really big news, with Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony all simply...
This week's new games
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Wii U Virtual Console Trial Campaign hands-on

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Looking forward to the Wii U's incoming Virtual Console update? No need to wait -- despite the service's post-spring update launch announcement, Nintendo is already rolling out fully functional (and Wii U enhanced) Virtual Console games to the eShop. It's part of the Famicom's 30th anniversary celebration, and gives...
Wii U Virtual Console Trial Campaign hands-on

Rayman developer: Wii U GamePad latency is 1/60th of a second

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Since the Wii U was first unveiled, quite a few people have asked if the system was really powerful enough to handle HD graphics while pushing an 854x480 image out to the tablet GamePad wirelessly in real-time. Has to come with significant lag, right? We haven't noticed any latency between...
Rayman developer: Wii U GamePad latency is 1/60th of a second

Hands on: Archos' FamilyPad tablet, Gen 10 convertibles

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Electronista is still here amid the backpacks and foot traffic here at the Consumer Electronics Show, checking out the newest and most untouched in, well, consumer electronics. We stopped by Archos' booth yesterday to check out the Gamepad, and we also took a bit of time to go hands-on with...
Hands on: Archos' FamilyPad tablet, Gen 10 convertibles
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Nintendo Japan announces white 32GB Wii U, Wiimote quick charger and special Luigi edition 3DS XL

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An official extended battery for its Wii U Gamepad isn't the only thing Nintendo Japan had to reveal tonight, as it also added a white option for the Wii U 32GB Premium set, a 30th Anniversary Luigi special edition 3DS XL and quick charging backpack for the Wiimote. Surveys...
Nintendo Japan announces white 32GB Wii U, Wiimote quick charger and special Luigi edition 3DS XL
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Wii U - review

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Nintendo's latest console is wonderfully quirkly, but unlike the Wii it takes time to explainNintendo has always played by its own rules. In the last console generation it chose to go up against the sleek sexy Playstation 2 with the GameCube, a console that looked like a lego brick with...
Wii U - review
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