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Xbox One Makes The Console Gaming Experience Less Lonely
GamePop Adds iPad And iPhone Game Support, Giving The Console Access To iOS Exclusives

Developer job ad suggests DirectX 11 coming to next Xbox

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Games developer Bethesda, which created Skyrim, is looking to hire a "Future Generation Console Programmer," according to a job posting. The description suggests the ideal candidate will have DirectX 11 experience, suggesting either Sony, Microsoft, or both will support the add-on in their next home gaming consoles. The company is...
Developer job ad suggests DirectX 11 coming to next Xbox
Xbox Special Event Planned For May, Report Claims, To Provide Details On Durango
Consoles that won't die: The Atari Jaguar

How Sony and Nintendo can battle the Xbox One

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Will Microsoft run away with the next generation of home gaming, or do Sony (and even Nintendo) have a fighting chance? [Read more]...
How Sony and Nintendo can battle the Xbox One

Sony Pulse Wireless Headset review

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Finding a great gaming headset is always a little intimidating. If you're like me, you really just want a pair of comfortable, great-sounding cans that you can wear on the couch without looking ridiculous. Wireless headsets with good connectivity are a bonus because you don't have to worry about...
Sony Pulse Wireless Headset review

Xbox Founding Engineer Says Apple TV Could Destroy Console Gaming with Third-Party Apps

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Earlier this month, we highlighted some comments from Steam founder Gabe Newell noting his view that Apple had the potential to take over the traditional gaming market by leveraging its existing ecosystem to deliver a "dumbed down living room platform" more quickly and efficiently than others can transition from the...
Xbox Founding Engineer Says Apple TV Could Destroy Console Gaming with Third-Party Apps
Nintendo Offers Smartphone App Porting Tool, But Should Be Porting Its Content To Phones Instead

OUYA Reveals New Games For The Platform, Including Tim Schafer's Double Fine Adventure And The Cave

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Our own Romain Dillet noted the regrettable lack of confirmed games for the upcoming OUYA Android-based home gaming console just yesterday. Today, as if in answer, OUYA founder and CEO Julie Uhrman spoke at DICE to announce some new launch partners for the Kickstarter-funded project. The newly announced titles include...
OUYA Reveals New Games For The Platform, Including Tim Schafer's Double Fine Adventure And The Cave

Apple Is Trying To Patent A PlayStation-Style Game Controller (AAPL)

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Apple filed for a patent on a videogame controller in March and was awarded that patent today, reports Game Revolution. The patent describes how the device might interact with iOS devices, but Game Revolution speculates that the Apple TV or rumored full television set could easily be turned into a...
Apple Is Trying To Patent A PlayStation-Style Game Controller (AAPL)
Xbox To Reveal "A New Generation" Of Game Console May 21 At Microsoft's Redmond Campus

Nintendo brings Hulu Plus streaming to Wii, 3DS soon

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Nintendo has made available the Hulu Plus app for US owners of its Wii home gaming console, as expected, though delayed. While the monthly fee to the subscription-based streaming TV show service will be $8 per month, new users will get a free, two-week trial. The service offers over 16,000...
Nintendo brings Hulu Plus streaming to Wii, 3DS soon

Best Tech Events This Week (Smash Summit, DreamIt Tech Olympics, Social Retail Summit, Queens Tech Meetup, Digital Dumbo, Fashion 2.0)

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This is a guest post from Gary Sharma (aka “The Guy with the Red Tie”), founder and CEO of GarysGuide and proud owner of a whole bunch of black suits, white shirts and, at last count, over 40 red ties. You can reach him at gary [at] garysguide.com. So you...
Best Tech Events This Week (Smash Summit, DreamIt Tech Olympics, Social Retail Summit, Queens Tech Meetup, Digital Dumbo, Fashion 2.0)
GameStick Launches OUYA Competitor On Kickstarter, Aims To Be The First Pocketable Android Home Gaming Console
OUYA Turns Android's OS into a Home Gaming System

Nintendo hopes developers will port smartphone games to its struggling Wii U console

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Faced with a slow start for the Wii U, Nintendo has reportedly begun offering software to make it easy for developers to port their mobile applications from platforms like Apple's iOS to its new home gaming console.    ...
Nintendo hopes developers will port smartphone games to its struggling Wii U console

ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch: Video Game Consoles

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Modern game consoles are much more powerful than yesterday's Pong-pads, but their setup and business model remain virtually identical to the Ataris and Colecovisions of yore. But all of that's about to change - this coming generation of game consoles will be the last to resemble anything you remember. The...
ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch: Video Game Consoles

Paradox CEO Says Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft Have Future Gaming Role

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Fredrik Wester, the leader of video game publisher and developer Paradox Interactive, has clarified a set of comments he has made about the future of home gaming consoles, insisting again that streaming and digital distribution are revolutionary technologies that will change the future for both consoles and the PC. read...
Paradox CEO Says Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft Have Future Gaming Role
The GameStick Gets Removed From Kickstarter For Copyright Infringement

Android Home Gaming Console GameStick, A Kickstarter-Funded OUYA Competitor, Gets Its Release Delayed Til June

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GameStick, a would-be OUYA competitor that we wrote about back in January when it launched its Kickstarter campaign, has been delayed. The device achieved backing on Kickstarter in February and originally planned to start shipping in March, with “fulfilment to customer” pegged for April. But the launch has now been delayed until June...
Android Home Gaming Console GameStick, A Kickstarter-Funded OUYA Competitor, Gets Its Release Delayed Til June

Gadgets for Gamers

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Tech Launch Squad's Andrew Felix previews three products that will amp up your at-home gaming....
Gadgets for Gamers
Google Maps On The Wii U Lets You Wander The World's Streets With Your GamePad Beginning In January

Watch Microsoft's Xbox Reveal Event Live Right Here, See The Future Of Console Gaming

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This embed is invalid Microsoft is about to unveil the next Xbox home gaming console, and they’re broadcasting the entire event live for all to watch. There will be thrills! Spills! Chills! And maybe some actual hardware, unlike at Sony’s PlayStation 4 reveal. Check it out above, or if you’re...
Watch Microsoft's Xbox Reveal Event Live Right Here, See The Future Of Console Gaming
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