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Sony To Offer $19.99 PlayStation Now Subscription January 13

Sony To Offer $19.99 PlayStation Now Subscription January 13

PlayStation Now allows users to stream titles from the PS3 library on their PS4. While a pretty solid selection of games is available, pricing was always an issue with it. Sony is ...
Sony Announces Special Offers For PSN Members After Cyber Attack

Sony Announces Special Offers For PSN Members After Cyber Attack

With the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live both suffering from a highly effective Lizard Squad-initiated DdoS attack during the holidays, many gaming enthusiasts were left without ...
Xbox Live and PlayStation Network Knocked Offline In Stereo DDoS Attacks

Xbox Live and PlayStation Network Knocked Offline In Stereo DDoS Attacks

It wouldn’t be Christmas for gamers if PSN and Xbox Live weren’t down for some portion of the day. The group known as Lizard Squad took credit on Twitter for the attacks ...
Apple Removes "FREE" From App Store Games With In-Game Purchases

Apple Removes “FREE” From App Store Games With In-Game Purchases

After being smacked with a $32.5M minimum order from the FTC to refund consumers for unauthorized in-app purchases, Apple has taken the step of removing free-to-play games from the ...
Xbox One Moves Over 100,000 Units During Launch In China

Opinion: Xbox One Moves Over 100,000 Units During Launch In China

Photo Credit: Xbox China Weiblo Microsoft’s Xbox One is the first console to hit China in 14 years since the console ban (the last console to slip in was Sony’s PlayStation ...
Atari 2600 Excavation Findings To Go Into Auction and Museum Collections

Atari 2600 Excavation Findings To Go Into Auction and Museum Collections

The uncovered horde of the legendarily atrocious Atari 2600 game E.T—among other Atari titles from the period—will find homes in either private collections or institutions. RELATED: ...
Google To Refund At Least $19 Million In Unauthorized In-App Purchases Settlement

Google To Refund At Least $19 Million In Unauthorized In-App Purchases Settlement

Parents who had to deal with mounting Google Play charges due to their children making purchases have gotten some relief. Google will refund at the minimum $19 million in a settlement. RELATED: Google ...
It's Amazon and Not Google Who Will Pick Up Twitch

It’s Amazon and Not Google Who Will Pick Up Twitch

After a good deal of speculation that Google would scoop up gaming live streaming service Twitch, it turns out that Amazon has acquired the company in deal a several million shy of ...
Activision To Revive Iconic Studio Sierra As Publisher For Indie Developers

Activision To Revive Iconic Studio Sierra As Publisher For Indie Developers

At the Gamescom conference, Activision Blizzard announced its plans to revive Sierra Entertainment. The return will see Sierra come back as a publishing brand instead of the dual role ...
Google Doing Away With "Free" Label On Apps With In-App Purchases In European Market

Google Doing Away With “Free” Label On Apps With In-App Purchases In European Market

With Amazon deciding to try its luck against the Federal Trade Commission on the subject of in-app purchases, Google is making steps to dodge similar bullets. The company will be removing ...