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Sony demos Cross-Play, announces Cross-Controller DLC for Vita and PS3

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One of the things we can look forward to in the coming year from Sony is some some lovely cross-platform content that makes the worlds of the PS Vita and PS3 just a bit more tightly integrated. Games like PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale will allow players to compete against...
Sony demos Cross-Play, announces Cross-Controller DLC for Vita and PS3
Citia shifts focus from just books to all content creators

Acer announces new Windows 8 devices, including the 8.1-inch Iconia W3 tablet

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Acer has kicked off Computex by announcing a series of new devices, including a refresh of the 13.3-inch Aspire S7 and the launch of the Iconia W3, an 8.1-inch tablet that brings the new Microsoft platform to a smaller screen size. The Intel-powered Iconia W3 weighs just 1.1 pounds and...
Acer announces new Windows 8 devices, including the 8.1-inch Iconia W3 tablet

Real-time sportsbet startup Picklive cashes in its chips

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London-based Picklive, which had built an innovative real-time sports betting service, has sold up assets to pool betting tech firm Sports Millions, having struggled to go further as a standalone. Deal terms aren’t disclosed. Picklive investors included Passion Capital and several angels. Picklive was founded as “Football 3s” by Tim Morgan,...
Real-time sportsbet startup Picklive cashes in its chips

SmartGlass, Xbox 360 and the battle for the connected living room

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Announced at the E3 conference on Monday, SmartGlass is a new smartphone app that Microsoft sees as its entry point to our digital entertainment futureBe in no doubt: all the major games console manufacturers want a space in your living room, below your TV and providing all your screened content...
SmartGlass, Xbox 360 and the battle for the connected living room
Aiming to head off Apple, Microsoft shows off Xbox SmartGlass mobile app and Xbox dashboard update

Sports gaming startup Picklive shuts shop, sells assets to pools betting firm Sports Millions

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According to a report on Paid Content today, Picklive, the real-time sports betting site has sold its assets and technology to Sports Millions, the company known for its pool betting services. Established just three years ago, the London-based firm had a good run providing live fantasy football betting while capturing the real-time...
Sports gaming startup Picklive shuts shop, sells assets to pools betting firm Sports Millions

ESPN Takes Premier League Mobile Highlights From BSkyB

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First it ate in to Sky’s Premier League lockdown by winning a chunk of live linear rights. Now it’s taken from Sky the mobile highlights rights to all 380 of England’s top-tier soccer matches, beginning from the 2010/11 season’s start, this coming August. ESPN (NYSE: DIS), as a content...
ESPN Takes Premier League Mobile Highlights From BSkyB

Evolution, disruption, annihilation: why 2013 looks like 1983 for consoles

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There has never been a greater degree of uncertainty surrounding the future of video game consoles – or has there? Does the great crash of 1983 hint toward our future?Atari blew it. At the start of the eighties, the manufacturer of the world's best-selling console allowed its market to be...
Evolution, disruption, annihilation: why 2013 looks like 1983 for consoles

Xbox now Microsoft's sole TV strategy after selling MediaRoom to Ericsson

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Microsoft confirmed today that it has agreed to sell its MediaRoom IPTV unit to Ericsson, following rumors about the deal a few weeks ago. MediaRoom will help Ericsson expand its IPTV efforts — Microsoft noted that the software already powers 22 million set-top boxes in 11 million subscriber homes....
Xbox now Microsoft's sole TV strategy after selling MediaRoom to Ericsson

Apple's TV Remote of the Future? It's Already Here, In Your Hands

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It’s possible that one day, Tim Cook will stand up onstage and show off a “real” Apple TV set — an integrated box/screen/entertainment device  – that will replace whatever’s sitting in your living room now. Another possibility: Over time, Apple simply builds an Apple TV set right in front of...
Apple's TV Remote of the Future? It's Already Here, In Your Hands
Hitpost Nabs Crowdstar Leader Courtland Alves As New CEO, Launches Sports Bet Game

PowerLite Home Cinema 750HD broadens Epson projector line

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Epson America, Inc. today expanded its line of 3LCD home theater projectors with the 3LCD PowerLite Home Cinema 750HD. The new projector is tailored for families and first-time home theater enthusiasts as an affordable 2D and true 3D big screen entertainment solution. The Home Cinema 750HD is Epsonís brightest home theater projector...
PowerLite Home Cinema 750HD broadens Epson projector line
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