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E3 Show Offers Evidence Augmented Reality Will Kill QR Codes

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This year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) didn’t introduce much revolutionary new gaming technology, but it did demonstrate that Augmented Reality (AR) apps are about to go mainstream - and they may spell doom for QR codes. For the unitiated, AR is the embellishment of reality through virtual additions, or...
E3 Show Offers Evidence Augmented Reality Will Kill QR Codes

PlayStation Wonderbook, starts augmenting your reality in November from $39

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If you were intrigued about that Wonderbook PlayStation peripheral we saw back at E3, then your curious wait may soon be over. As of November 13th, you'll be able to get your wizardy hands on the accessory, for the reasonably magic price of $39.99. This is for the book...
PlayStation Wonderbook, starts augmenting your reality in November from $39

'Wonderbook' brings augmented reality to PlayStation

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Among several expected announcements at Sony's E3 keynote, the company also introduced a surprise, the Wonderbook, which serves as a complement to the PlayStation Move system. The device, designed in conjunction with Harry Potter author JK Rowling, serves as an input device for interactive augmented-reality features in virtual books and...
'Wonderbook' brings augmented reality to PlayStation
'The Golem': laugh, cry, and learn to walk with a giant monster

Sony announces new super slim PS3

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Smaller, lighter version of the PlayStation 3 console to be available in 12GB and 500GB modelsSony is to launch a new smaller, lighter version of the PlayStation 3 console.Half the weight and volume of the original machine, the update will be available in two specifications: one with a 500GB hard...
Sony announces new super slim PS3

Sony bounces back at Gamescom 2012

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Sony indicates that is recovering from its recent woes by dominating proceedings at Gamescom, after unveiling wildly inventive new games for the PS3 and PS Vita, and fleshing out the appeal of its WonderbookA day after Sony's 14 August press conference at Gamescom, the company received confirmation that it had...
Sony bounces back at Gamescom 2012

E3 2012: Sony's Andrew House – interview

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Steve Boxer caught up with Sony Computer Entertainment's chief executive to discuss rebuilding Sony, new PS3 IPs, killer games for PS Vita, his pet project Wonderbook and JK RowlingFor Sony Computer Entertainment chief executive Andrew House, you would imagine that E3 2012 was the source of some much-needed respite.Never mind...
E3 2012: Sony's Andrew House – interview

E3: PlayStation gets a lift from Harry Potter and HTC

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Demonstrating J.K. Rowling's Wonderbook "Book of Spells," from the PlayStation E3 webcast. Sony surprised the audience at the E3 video-game show tonight with the announcement of Wonderbook, physical books that use augmented reality in tandem with the company’s PlayStation Move controller and PlayStation Eye camera to creative an interactive reading...
E3: PlayStation gets a lift from Harry Potter and HTC

Sony PlayStation Pulse Wireless Stereo Headset Elite Edition hands-on

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Aside from the PlayStation Move Racing wheel and Wonderbook, Sony has one more major accessory to show off at E3 -- the Pulse Wireless Stereo Headset Elite Edition. Naturally, we hunted down this peripheral aimed at all-things audio to check it out for ourselves. The PWSHEE is the company's...
Sony PlayStation Pulse Wireless Stereo Headset Elite Edition hands-on

Wonderbook - hands-on preview

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It's every Harry Potter fan's dream - a magical spellbook and wand which transports them to the world of Hogwarts from the comfort of their living room. But is the Wonderbook peripheral a one-trick pony?Up until now, artificial reality objects have suffered from a disconnect. Much like an actor on...
Wonderbook - hands-on preview

Tech Weekly Podcast: E3 2012

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On the show this week Aleks Krotoski is joined by the Guardian Games Team with all the news from this years E3 Conference in LA. Greg Goodrich, executive producer of shoot 'em up series Medal of Honour, tells us about the new instalment, Warfighter; and Sony Computer Entertainment president Andrew...
Tech Weekly Podcast: E3 2012

Sony reveals how the PlayStation 4 Eye works

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Sony's Shuhei Yoshida has been dropping a few more details about the how the company's latest camera sensor will work. Called the PlayStation 4 Eye, it comes with a pair of 1,280 x 800 cameras, four microphones and an 85-degree field of view. The two cameras are designed to...
Sony reveals how the PlayStation 4 Eye works

The best games of 2012: Nathan Ditum's choice

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While blockbusters stuttered, creative short-form downloads triumphedIt's been something of an in-between year for gaming, shaped by unperfected new business models, expectations for new hardware announcements that remained unrequited, and truly exceptional titles in short supply. Mass Effect 3 was an early boost in March, seeing off the remarkable sci-fi...
The best games of 2012: Nathan Ditum's choice
J.K. Rowling is writing PlayStation’s Wonderbook

Sony PlayStation Wonderbook hands-on

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Last night, we caught a demo of PlayStation's new Wonderbook during the company's E3 press event. Today, we grabbed a few moments of hands-on time with the new PS Move peripheral at the Sony booth. As we learned last night, the first title for the new tech is a...
Sony PlayStation Wonderbook hands-on
PlayStation 3 ushers in augmented reality 'Wonderbooks' on November 13th for $79.99

Tech Weekly podcast: the verdict on E3 2012

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On the show this week, Aleks Krotoski is joined in the studio by two members of the Guardian Games team with all the news from this year's E3 conference in Los Angeles.Greg Goodrich, executive producer of the shoot 'em up series Medal of Honour, tells us about the new instalment,...
Tech Weekly podcast: the verdict on E3 2012

Sony unveils an updated line of tablets and smartphones as it looks to refresh its lagging brand

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It’s no secret that Sony has had a rough road the past few years, but its new CEO Kazuo Hirai took the stage at IFA in Berlin today to talk about how he plans to lead the company out of its slump. Hirai said that Sony has to look at...
Sony unveils an updated line of tablets and smartphones as it looks to refresh its lagging brand

Wonderbook: Book of Spells - review

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PS3; Sony; game plus Book of Spells, £24.99; game plus Book of Spells, Eye Camera and Move Controller, £59.99Reading this on mobile? Click here to viewWonderbook has patterns on its cardboard pages that PlayStation's camera recognises, creating an augmented reality view on screen that shows a magical animated book with...
Wonderbook: Book of Spells - review

Sony launching PlayStation 3 Wonderbook for Holiday season

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The augmented reality book system showed at the Sony E3 keynote in June is gearing up for a holiday release. Wonderbook for the PlayStation 3 will come out as a bundle including everything that the system needs to work on the console and the first title using the technology, the...
Sony launching PlayStation 3 Wonderbook for Holiday season

Switched On: The Three Cs of Wii U

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In the pre-post-PC era, life was simpler for Nintendo and other successful competitors: Sell console. Sell discs. Repeat until wildly profitable. Six years ago, as Microsoft and Sony were taking part in a game of specification leapfrogging, Nintendo embraced casual and family gaming with the Wii even as it...
Switched On: The Three Cs of Wii U

Engadget Podcast 297: E3 Hotel Party Edition - 06.07.2012

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Live, on tape, from downtown Los Angeles, it's Wednesday Night!, from room 827 of the Luxe Hotel, directly across from the seventeenth annual Electronic Entertainment Expo and six floors above a raging gamer party. It's chock full of accessories, Guinness-record-smashing tablet gaming, and stale, if not uninformative Wayne's World...
Engadget Podcast 297: E3 Hotel Party Edition - 06.07.2012

Sony's Wonderbook is PS Move-augmented reading, launches with J.K. Rowling's 'Book of Spells'

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If you were wondering what Sony planned next for the PS Move, the answer is apparently... books. Just displayed at its pre-E3 press conference, Wonderbooks will let users turn physical books into the best pop-up adventure of all time. As seen in the presentation, it could project images onto...
Sony's Wonderbook is PS Move-augmented reading, launches with J.K. Rowling's 'Book of Spells'

Sony's Wonderbook aims to captivate children

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The company teams up with J.K. Rowling to deliver a potentially innovative story-telling experience and unique peripheral aimed at children. [Read more]...
Sony's Wonderbook aims to captivate children
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