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PlayStation VR 2 could bring wireless virtual reality to your PS5 – and more

Sony has finally confirmed the PlayStation 5 will release at the end of 2020 but even though the company spilled a few key details about its next-generation console as part of the announcement, we did...

PlayStation VR 2 could bring wireless virtual reality to your PS5 – and more

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20:26 2019-08-18

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00:26 2019-07-16

Can you get fit in virtual reality? Music is pounding. Neon lights are flashing all around me. I duck, dodge, and side-step, my hands lash out in every direction. But this isn’t some new martial arts fitness craze or a high-energy spin class. It’s a VR game called Beat Saber that I’m playing on the Oculus Quest he...
14:00 2019-07-21

With the help of virtual reality, a massage on the beach is possible Esqapes immersive relaxation combines VR with massage therapy to give people the ability to relax at their favorite vacation destination.       ...
21:13 2019-08-01

Virtual reality helps kids getting X-rays (Reuters Health) - A virtual reality program with cartoon characters may reduce children's fear before imaging procedures, a South Korean study suggests....
00:26 2019-09-14

What it’s like to play virtual-reality tennis at Wimbledon I’m no Coco Gauff. At 29 years old, I’m almost twice the tennis phenom’s age with, generously, one-gazillionth of her skill. That gap became abundantly clear when I tried my forehand at virtual-reality tennis at Wimbledon. It was a not-so-grand slam. The fun game, called Champion’s Rally, is located...
21:39 2019-07-09

D-Day joy, hell told anew with virtual reality CAEN, France — The emotion of being liberated from Nazi occupation was so sweet and intense that the French refugees burst into song, a spontaneous rendition of “La Marseillaise” that echoed around the underground network of dank, dark tunnels where they had been sheltering for weeks since D-Day, am...
23:13 2019-05-29

TNW’s mid-2019 guide to virtual reality hardware Virtual reality is a booming technology. Like artificial intelligence and blockchain, it’s on a meteoric rise and every big tech company on the planet wants in. But there’s more to VR than market value and technical specifications. Hardware such as the Oculus Quest and games such as Beat Saber are b...
10:26 2019-07-10

D-Day for civilians told anew with virtual reality Archeologists using laser scanning are mapping caves where French civilians sheltered on D-Day and in the battle of Normandy. The data is then turned into 3-D models allowing viewers to see for themselves the network of caves used on D-Day. (May 29)        ...
10:13 2019-05-29

Microsoft Filed Patent for a Virtual Reality...Mat? Microsoft might be working on a virtual reality mat to, at least in part, keep you from getting clotheslined by your coffee table yet again while ostensibly blinded by a VR headset. The company calls it a “virtual reality floor mat activity region” in the patent application it filed to the U.S. Pate...
01:26 2019-10-07

The Oculus Quest Is How Virtual Reality Should Work Within 15 minutes of opening the package containing the Oculus Quest, Facebook’s new standalone virtual reality headset, I was playing a game. I wasn’t playing some watered-down mobile phone app or preinstalled demo, but a full-featured, console-quality VR game. This is great....
23:52 2019-06-04

Why Asia’s Banking Hubs Are Making Virtual a Reality Long gone are the days when banking meant having to stand in line at crowded branches to cash a check or apply for a loan. Automated teller machines, the internet and mobile apps mean many people hardly ever step foot inside their bank. So-called virtual banks question the need for brick-and-mortar ...
18:13 2019-07-31

Virtual reality experiences can help ease severe pain (Reuters Health) - Playing virtual reality games or relaxing in a virtual nature setting might help ease chronic pain, particularly when symptoms are severe, a new experiment suggests....
01:00 2019-08-15

Walmart uses virtual reality to test new store managers Virtual reality headsets are being used to test Walmart employee knowledge and leadership skills when hiring new managers.       ...
13:26 2019-07-08

Post Malone to perform for fans in virtual reality Is it possible to digitally flash someone? Post Malone will soon find out. The boob-brained rapper will stream his upcoming Raleigh, NC, concert in virtual reality, he said Thursday. Fans can tune in Oct. 17 at 11 p.m. ET using an “events” app called Oculus Venues which pairs with an Ocu...
23:13 2019-10-03

Using virtual reality could make you a better person in real life If you’ve ever participated in a virtual reality (VR) experience, you might have found yourself navigating the virtual world as an avatar. If you haven’t, you probably recognize the experience from its portrayal in film and on television. Popular media has brought us characters like Jake Sully in Av...
10:26 2019-07-24

D-Day joy, hell for civilians told anew with virtual reality Archeologists using laser scanning are mapping caves where thousands of French civilians sheltered on D-Day and in the battle of Normandy that followed...
15:52 2019-05-29

Virtual reality seems like a great place for sniping, doesn’t it? Virtual reality seems like a great place for sniping, doesn’t it? Rebellion and Just Add Water team up for Sniper Elite VR for PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift, SteamVR and Viveport. Set just before the events of Sniper Elite 4, it’s got a brand new story by Tony Schumacher  and all the x-ray kills you c...
22:39 2019-06-11

No Man's Sky's Beyond Update Fulfills The Childhood Dream Of Virtual Reality You look left and see a giant alien behemoth. You look right and see your spaceship. And then you re-adjust your virtual reality helmet to account for all the head turning you just did. That’s the dream, right? At least that’s what Kirk assured me and Jason on this week’s episode of Kotaku Splitscre...
00:26 2019-08-23

Virtual Reality Video Games That Double as Exercise Virtual reality is still niche, but a growing crop of VR games with a fitness element may inspire people to pick up a headset. Here’s what to know before you get started....
02:00 2019-09-18

Virtual reality helps Japan's elderly travel the world A team at the University of Tokyo is helping the elderly of Japan travel through virtual reality, taking them everywhere from the canals of Venice to San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge....
04:01 2019-07-16

Antony Gormley’s virtual reality adventure lets you ski on the moon Best known for his figures celebrating the human form, Antony Gormley’s latest endeavour is an epic virtual reality project letting you fly through space...
14:33 2019-05-21

Virtual reality helps police learn to interact with autistic WASHINGTON (AP) — Police officers are now using virtual reality to learn the best ways to interact with people who suffer from autism and de-escalate situations that could quickly turn awry. A new training simulation using virtual reality headsets is being rolled out by Axon, the company best known ...
10:26 2019-05-24

Virtual reality: how women are taking a leading role in the sector Despite a well-documented gender imbalance within the tech industry, a recent survey suggests that when it comes to VR, women are starting to take up leadership roles in greater numbersWhen the Arab spring uprising began in 2010, film-maker Tamara Shogaolu was living in Egypt. As she travelled aroun...
04:13 2019-05-29

MWM Interactive moves beyond virtual reality to video game publishing MWM Interactive, the interactive entertainment division of media and entertainment company MWM, is announcing it is moving into video game publishing.Read More...
01:39 2019-09-05

Guidemaster: Is Valve Index the best virtual reality system to buy in 2019? Enlarge / Front row: PlayStation VR, Oculus Quest, Valve Index, Oculus Rift S. Back row: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive Pro. (Only headsets from the front row made our recommended-in-2019 list.) (credit: Sam Machkovech) Virtual reality as a consumer-grade tech isn't going anywhere if the PC gamin...
19:52 2019-06-28

Koala conservation goes high-tech with virtual reality and drones An Australian project has demonstrated airborne thermal cameras and virtual reality could much more accurately pinpoint where koalas live, and improve conservation efforts...
12:00 2019-05-31

Super Smash Bros. UItimate Now Has Virtual Reality Support It wasn’t great with Mario or Zelda, but hey, let’s see if adding a dash of virtual reality to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, via Nintendo Labo, adds anything to the experience....
03:52 2019-05-31

Exercise While Playing Video Games, At World's First Virtual Reality Gym Working out may get a whole lot easier, thanks to the world's first ever virtual reality gym. The Black Box VR gym, recently opened in San Francisco, invites people to play a virtual reality video......
16:13 2019-05-21

New Microsoft patent shows off a floor mat for your virtual reality experiences Trying to roam through vast computer-generated worlds from your not-very-vast living space poses a number of challenges for virtual reality – and a new patent filed by Microsoft promises to offer some assistance in keeping you from colliding with real world objects.The patent, spotted by Vari...
15:39 2019-10-06

Japan's Digital Pop Stars Blur Line Between Virtual and Reality Known as VTubers, and animated by real people, they have become embedded in Japanese culture, acting as live performers, corporate PR officials and surrogate children....
16:00 2019-08-22

A virtual reality massage center will open in Los Angeles this week Los Angeles residents will soon be able to float off into distant worlds while their aches are soothed in a virtual reality massage center, which opening this Friday, July 5th. At the outset, the Esqapes Immersive Relaxation Center, supposedly the fi......
22:13 2019-07-01

Oculus Quest: Download these five video games for the new virtual reality headset The Oculus Quest, Facebook's latest virtual reality headset, is now available. Here's some of the best VR video games to try with the new device.        ...
16:13 2019-06-01

'Real' violence: coming to grips with the ethics of virtual reality brutality Two VR artworks at this year’s Dark Mofo ask the viewer to endure confronting simulations. Are we complicit if they give us a thrill?It’s morning, and the first thing that comes up in my Instagram feed is a picture of seven smashed and bloody faces. The photo is a gleeful post from Dana White, the p...
02:00 2019-06-22

Virtual reality more effective in spurring storm evacuation than alerts: study Participants who saw virtual reality of a storm were significantly more likely to say they would make home preparations or evacuate than those who saw traditional weather maps or text alerts, the Hofstra University research found....
05:39 2019-06-22

Porsche To Use Holoride's Virtual Reality Tech To Keep Rear Passengers Entertained Porsche has collaborated with Munich-based entertainment firm Holoride to come out with a special Virtual Reality (VR) based entertainment device for rear passengers....
07:52 2019-07-20

Jodie Whittaker lends voice to 'Doctor Who' virtual reality game The voice of Jodie Whittaker will be a part of the virtual reality game "Doctor Who: Edge of Time," developer Maze Theory and BBC Studios said on Monday....
14:39 2019-05-21

‘Black Mirror’ review: Season 5 celebrates kinky virtual reality sex Two college friends have a virtual affair with each other in the Season 5 premiere of Netflix’s “Black Mirror.” In the season opener, “Striking Vipers,” Danny (Anthony Mackie) and Karl (Yahya Abdul Mateen II) are reunited at Danny’s birthday party. They haven̵...
19:52 2019-06-05

Leap Motion, Once a Virtual-Reality High Flier, Sells Itself to U.K. Rival A virtual reality startup that helped pioneer gesture tracking technology has agreed to sell itself to British rival UltraHaptics for approximately $30 million, about a 10th of its valuation just a few years ago....
15:26 2019-05-30

PlayStation’s Dominic Mallinson on next-gen VR, wireless, gaze tracking, foveated rendering, and AR VentureBeat interview: Dominic Mallinson, senior vice president of R&D at Sony, talks PSVR, wireless, gaze tracking, foveated rendering, and AR.Read More...
17:52 2019-05-23

Beat Saber PC Review - An essential, system-selling virtual reality rhythm game Beat Saber, the VR phenomenon that's part rhythm game, part Jedi fantasy, left Early Access this week. Find out if the new price tag is still worth paying....
23:52 2019-06-01

Sony boss wants to bring first-party PlayStation titles to PC Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) boss Shawn Layden yesterday alluded to the possibility that first-party PlayStation titles may soon launch on PC. While there’s nothing clear to go on just yet, the move would make perfect sense for the company as it prepares for the next console war with Microso...
22:13 2019-08-20

Ikea Expands Its Augmented Reality App, Lets You Fill an Entire Room With Virtual Swedish Furniture Augmented reality might one day be a crucial piece of technology, but for now, the best use we’ve found for putting virtual objects in real scenes is previewing how new furniture might look in your living room. Of course, Ikea is just fine with that, and the company just updated its Place app so use...
19:52 2019-09-23

Windows 10 gets DTS Sound Unbound app to bring virtual surround to your old stereo headphones Windows 10 users can now download the DTS Sound Unbound app, and enjoy the benefits of DTS:X and DTS Headphone:X technology, following the public launch of the application on the Microsoft Store.The app was previously only available to Windows 10 testers, but can now be grabbed by anyone with the ca...
16:13 2019-09-25

Google Fiber will bring wireless gigabit internet to Austin Austin apartment dwellers will soon get another option for high-speed internet. Google Fiber announced that it is rolling out Webpass to the Texas city, making it the eighth metro area to offer the service. The point-to-point wireless offering is aim......
21:13 2019-08-07

Sony’s WF-1000XM3 bring noise cancellation to AirPods-style wireless earbuds Sony's latest attempt at making good noise-cancelling true wireless headphones: the WF-1000XM3. [credit: Sony ] Since launching last year, Sony’s WH-1000XM3 headphones have been near-univer...
15:52 2019-07-05

Back to life, back to virtual reality as music stars return to stage as holograms As a Whitney Houston 3D tour is announced, the race is on to make hi-tech concerts just like the real thingThe Beatles live in the Cavern, Ziggy Stardust’s last outing at the Hammersmith Apollo, or Jimi Hendrix on the Isle of Wight: all these landmark gigs may soon await even fans who were not born...
17:52 2019-05-26

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14:39 2019-06-20

PS5 games news: Bad news Xbox, Sony PlayStation could bring back this huge game exclusive Sony looks like it could be staffing up to bring back a massive PlayStation exclusive franchise - here's what you need to know about the studio's potential future plans....
07:52 2019-07-05

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22:26 2019-09-16

Sony PlayStation CEO confirms PlayStation 5 will have cross-generational play, default SSD storage Sony's CEO Jim Ryan told CNET that the PlayStation 5 will launch with cross-generational play. That means players will be able to play a game on the PS4 or PS5.Read More...
23:00 2019-06-05

The next PlayStation could have a new 'PlayStation Assist' feature that automatically gives you tips while you play (SNE) George Dolgikh/Shutterstock New patents filed with the World Intellectual Property Organization have revealed a new feature that Sony is developing for its PlayStation video game consoles. PlayStation Assist is a new application that will give players tips by taking advantage of user data and artif...
02:13 2019-10-02

Virtual reality or no, a round of golf is still just a round of golf Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
08:00 2019-05-24

Microsoft readies Office for virtual desktop services, including Windows Virtual Desktop Microsoft is adding new features to Outlook, Teams, OneDrive and other Office apps to pave the way for their use in virtualized scenarios, including with Windows Virtual Desktop....
08:13 2019-07-02

Twelve South’s HiRise Wireless is a super versatile wireless smartphone charger Wireless charging has been a wonderful addition to mainstream flagship smartphones including the iPhone, Samsung’s Galaxy lineup and Google’s Pixel phones. But there hasn’t been a really great option for bringing the benefits of wireless charging with you on the road, while keeping...
00:26 2019-07-05

RHA T20 Wireless review: 12 hour battery with option for wired or wireless connectivity RHA Audio is well known for its high quality headsets and to give users their choice of connectivity, you can use the new T20 Wireless in either wired or wireless mode. The 12 hour battery will also keep you going for days....
18:26 2019-06-29

Best true wireless earbuds: the best wireless AirPod alternatives around Headphone cables may be falling out of fashion. Wireless audio sounds better than ever, compression formats for Bluetooth 5.0 are more reliable, flagship smartphones are shipping without headphone jacks, and listeners of all kinds are starting to see the benefits of cordless audio. True wireless ear...
06:52 2019-06-07

Wireless headphones vs true wireless earbuds: which design is best for you? There’s no doubt about it: wireless headphones are here to stay. Cutting the cord between your cans and your device, they rely on Bluetooth to transmit your music into your ears.Just a few years ago, we might have persuaded you to opt for a pair of wired cans instead, as dodgy Bluetooth conne...
15:26 2019-06-15

How Queer People Brought Some Actual Reality to Dating-Reality TV You get the sense on MTV’s “Are You the One?” that the contestants’ identities aren’t as mediated, because they are all used to performing, whether or not they’re being televised....
21:39 2019-08-28

Skywin Xbox One Wireless Remap Adapter and Battery Pack - Rechargeable Battery Replacement - Compatible with Xbox One or Xbox One Elite Controllers Wireless with PS4 Switch or PC Skywin Xbox One Wireless Remap Adapter and Battery Pack - Rechargeable Battery Replacement - Compatible with Xbox One or Xbox One Elite Controllers Wireless with PS4 Switch or PC...
17:13 2019-10-03

What Your Virtual Assistant Can---and Can't---Do Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant are good for more than music and the weather: They can help you get things done, stay in touch, even order coffee—just make sure to keep it simple....
17:26 2019-06-02

The Rise of the Virtual Restaurant Food delivery apps are reshaping the restaurant industry — and how we eat — by inspiring digital-only establishments that don’t need a dining room or waiters....
12:39 2019-08-14

Everything we know about the PlayStation 5 (so far) Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. While it’s kept a tight grasp on most details on its next-generation gaming console, Sony has unveiled a few details about the next PlayStation. Given that the co...
22:00 2019-05-22

How to create a virtual machine using Lightsail in AWS AWS offers a tool for streamlining VM deployment called Lightsail. With Lightsail, an SMB can create an inexpensive functional VM server with just a few mouse clicks....
21:39 2019-07-31

Best virtual machine software of 2019 Virtuality was once a capability of mainframe computers, and now even smartphones can do it.Being able to segment the computer into different virtual versions has many advantages, specifically in respect of isolating experimental code from other critical processes.Using this combination of hardware ...
18:39 2019-06-08

Germans can soon use their iPhones as virtual ID cards iOS 13's newly expanded NFC support will be useful for more than just hopping on the subway. Germany is taking advantage of the upcoming software's support for Apple-approved NFC identification documents to let residents scan their ID cards and use t......
16:00 2019-06-17

Microsoft Office is getting better on virtual desktops New features are coming to Office 365 to help improve its functionality in virtualized environments, including the upcoming Windows Virtual Desktop service, according to a new blog post from Microsoft.After acquiring former partner FSLogix last year to improve virtualization in Office 365, Microsoft...
20:39 2019-07-02

YouTube's AR tech gives you a virtual makeover Buying makeup online can be difficult; as you can't test products as you would in a shop, you have no real way of knowing if particular shades will suit your skin tone.This means you're usually forced to guess which product is best for you – and in person, shades can look wildly dif...
11:39 2019-06-19

This virtual Viking battle was the most immersive VR I've ever seen There's never been a better time to be a VR enthusiast. With the increased presence of standalone, wireless headsets, plus the advanced motion tracking and screen resolutions to make VR experiences vaguely in sync with our body’s own senses, we’re now reaching a point where VR sim...
10:00 2019-08-05

PlayStation 5 is coming. Will it be the last one? With Sony’s announcement that the PlayStation 5 will be released before the holidays in 2020, the great video game console war will continue for another generation....
23:39 2019-10-08

France calls for EU rules on virtual currencies France's Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday the European Union should introduce a common set of rules to govern virtual currencies, which are at the moment mostly regulated at national level....
12:26 2019-09-13

The challenges and advantages of virtual teams: Where do you stand? With collaboration tools, connectivity apps, and more, workplace experts are debating the nature of and need for traditional physical offices.Read More...
21:39 2019-09-11

Supercomputer creates millions of virtual universes How do you understand the development of galaxies when even the younger examples are frequently billions of years old? Simulate as many universes as you can, apparently. Researchers at the University of Arizona have used the school's Ocelote superc......
07:13 2019-08-12

GM gets mixed reactions for first virtual annual meeting GM's roughly hourlong annual meeting was praised for allowing easier access for shareholders to attend, but condemned as cowardice and depriving shareholders of in-person contact with board members....
00:26 2019-06-05

Chrome OS finally supports virtual desktops Chrome OS is adding a mainstay feature that other computer platforms have had for years: virtual desktops. The newly released Chrome OS 76 supports "Virtual Desks" that, like elsewhere, lets you create app layouts you can switch to in a heartbeat.......
03:00 2019-08-15

Take a virtual peek at what future Hyperloop stations could look like It'll likely take a while before a Hyperloop network can take passengers to their destinations, but a team competing at the 2019 SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition is giving people a glimpse of what that could look like. A team from the Netherland's De......
13:00 2019-07-16

Iowa Democrats vow alternative to virtual caucus The chair of the Iowa Democratic Party says it will make alternate plans after the Democratic National Committee head announced his opposition to plans for telephone caucus voting. (August 30)        ...
06:39 2019-08-31

Logistics Recruiters Cast a Virtual Net for Workers Some logistics companies looking for workers in a tight U.S. job market are casting a virtual net, using a technique called geofencing to target people as they drive by sites or even park their cars in competitors’ lots....
19:39 2019-07-02

Samsung Pay gets a prepaid virtual card to help you budget Mobile payment apps probably aren't the best thing to have on your phone if you have a hard time controlling your spending. Samsung has launched a new feature for its application that could help you stick to a budget, though: a prepaid virtual card c......
13:39 2019-10-04

New York Marathon expands 'virtual race' Jogging solo in Florida in near 80 degree Fahrenheit heat, Theresa Winterhalter's New York City Marathon experience last November looked much different to what you would expect from the world's biggest marathon....
15:52 2019-06-11

In the age of deepfakes, could virtual actors put humans out of business? In film and video games, we’ve already seen what’s possible with ‘digital humans’. Are we on the brink of the world’s first totally virtual acting star?When you’re watching a modern blockbuster such as The Avengers, it’s hard to escape the feeling that what you’re seeing is almost entirely computer-...
13:26 2019-07-08

Next-gen PlayStation VR headset for PS5 might have just leaked Just hours after Sony announced the final name and release window for the PlayStation 5, LetsGoDigital unearthed a patent filing for what might be the next PlayStation VR headset. You may remember LetsGoDigital as the site that first publicized the PS5 dev kit patent, which, based on Wired’s r...
11:52 2019-10-10

PlayStation boss: “We believe the streaming era is upon us.” Enlarge / PlayStation Now currently offers 780 streaming games, and Sony promises to expand that catalog significantly going forward. In a wide-ranging investor presentation that focused on Sony's future gaming plans, Sony Interactive Entertainment president and CEO Jim Ryan echoed comments from ...
19:00 2019-05-21

Add a Year to Your PlayStation Plus Membership For $40 If you didn’t buy enough years for $40 back on Black Friday, you can get the exact same price today on PlayStation Plus from Amazon today in celebration of E3. If you own a PlayStation 4, or are planning to buy one soon, the only question is how many of these membership years you should buy, not whe...
14:39 2019-06-07

Add a Year To Your PlayStation Plus Membership For Just $39 If you own a PlayStation 4, or are planning to buy one soon, today’s $39 deal for a year’s worth of PlayStation Plus is about as cheap as the service ever gets. ...
20:39 2019-10-10

Everything we learned today about the PlayStation 5 After months of speculating and hoping, we finally know more about the PlayStation 5: namely, when it’s going to fall into our hot little hands. The console will be available in just over a year, during the holiday season in 2020. Hopefully now that Sony has a deadline, we’ll start to see more of wh...
06:00 2019-10-09

Oh Hey, Here's a Prime Day Deal On PlayStation Plus We were beginning to think that we wouldn’t see a Prime Day deal on PlayStation Plus subscriptions, but turns out that Amazon was just saving it for Day 2. Prime members can add a year to their subscription for just $40, which is about as cheap as you can ever expect to find. Stock up!...
12:00 2019-07-16

Why is the PlayStation Classic so unpopular? Given the popularity of other nostalgic throwbacks like the NES and SNES Classic consoles, it's easy to see what Sony was trying to do when they released the PlayStation Classic in December. Devindra Hardawar even pointed out in his review that the s......
20:26 2019-06-21

PlayStation 5: The 4 features that matter (and 4 that don’t) The PlayStation 5 is coming holiday 2020, but we have begun to learn a lot about it. Here are the features that are actually going to matter to you.Read More...
02:52 2019-10-09

Security Firm Deploys AI as 'Virtual Coach' for Guards Allied Universal, a provider of facility services and security that was founded in the 1950s, is using artificial intelligence to help its guards better patrol buildings and sites....
13:26 2019-08-14

Surface Earbuds work with any virtual assistant, not just Cortana Microsoft's new Surface Earbuds work with any virtual assistant: Cortana, and also Alexa, Bixby, Google Assistant, Siri, or any other competitor.Read More...
13:39 2019-10-03

Army pursues new virtual soldier training for future war Exploding enemy targets with precision artillery, “lasing” ground targets for drone air attack and waging close-combat urban warfare with hand-carried small arms -- are all scenarios entertained recently in high-tech virtual training wargame designed to closely replicate anticipated future warfare....
22:52 2019-10-08

Ford launches its own esports virtual racing teams Ford plans to launch its own esports virtual racing teams. Under the name Fordzilla, the company will recruit top esports drivers for teams in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. The company will also invite star players to form a European team......
22:00 2019-08-19

Unilever Uses Virtual Factories to Tune Up Its Supply Chain The consumer-goods company is building virtual versions of its factories, using data streaming from sensor-equipped machines to create digital models that can track physical conditions and enable testing of operational changes....
21:39 2019-07-15

F1 drivers Norris, Verstappen join to win virtual 24 Hours of Spa McLaren and Red Bull Formula 1 drivers Lando Norris and Max Verstappen respectively teamed up and avoided late drama to win the virtual 24 hours of Spa on iRacing...
23:01 2019-07-21

The Virtual Safety Car Doesn't Always Have To Mess Up F1 Race Results Ever since its introduction to Formula One, the Virtual Safety Car has been one of the more frustrating regulations due to the fact that it can often alter the outcome of a race by being deployed at its most critical juncture. But it doesn’t always have to be that way—and now there’s a video explain...
00:00 2019-10-05

Amazon Showroom gives you a glimpse of your virtual dream home If you find shopping for furniture a real hassle, Amazon's latest interactive feature could save you schlepping around your local department store on the hunt for a new floor lamp. Called Amazon Showroom, the feature allows you to 'try before you buy', by helping you visualize fu...
08:52 2019-08-29

Esports: Ferrari joins F1 virtual championship for first time Ferrari have decided to join Formula One's esports for the first time, thus ensuring all 10 teams will line up on the virtual grid in this year's world championship....
23:39 2019-05-31

Apple sues Corellium for creating virtual copies of iOS Apple this week filed a lawsuit against Corellium, a company that offers users a virtual replica of the iOS user experience from within a web browser. While Corellium touts its service as something of a security tool to better enable researchers to unearth serious vulnerabilities, Apple claims that ...
04:13 2019-08-17

Google Contractors Listen to Virtual-Assistant Conversations Google said contractors are listening to customer audio recorded by the company’s virtual assistant, a disclosure prompted by a media report that adds to privacy concerns associated with the voice-operated devices....
22:01 2019-07-11

Facebook researchers are building virtual spaces to improve AI and AR Will virtual assistants be able to tell the difference between your living room and your kitchen? Or even help you find a missing book or set of keys? With embodied AI -- which relies on data from physical surroundings -- they soon might. Facebook's......
18:13 2019-06-14

Apple’s innovative virtual credit card is now available—but only to some people The Apple Card is first and foremost a virtual card—meaning you make contactless or online payments using your phone or other supported Apple device. [credit: Apple ] Apple Card, the tech g...
02:13 2019-08-07

Telling Lies Is An Eerie Virtual Invasion of Privacy Telling Lies is an upcoming narrative-driven game that’s the successor to Her Story from creator Sam Barlow. Much like its predecessor, you’ll dig through hours of footage to piece together the mystery of why these four characters’ video conversations have been recorded by the NSA....
22:52 2019-06-15

BOE's Carney Floats Idea of New, Virtual Reserve Currency Central banks should consider joining forces to create a virtual currency that could supplant the dollar’s role in the global economy, Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney said, offering a novel solution to concerns about the greenback’s status as the world’s foremost reserve currency....
03:39 2019-08-24

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16:39 2019-08-30

PS5 might not be fully backward compatible with the PlayStation 4 Sony made some waves earlier this week by announcing more details about the upcoming PS5 console. The gaming rig will indeed be called PlayStation 5, just as everyone and their grandmother suspected, and it’ll launch holiday season 2020. On top of that, Sony revealed the successor of the DualS...
14:13 2019-10-10

PlayStation VR 2: all the latest PSVR 2 rumors With the PS4 and PS4 Pro life-cycles officially reaching their ends, and Sony confirming PS5 details, we can't help but wonder what Sony has in store as a successor to PlayStation VR. Could it be PSVR 2? Sony did technically release a second PSVR headset back in 2017: the CUH-ZVR2 added HD...
21:13 2019-07-04

Xbox's biggest competitor isn't PlayStation Stop me if you've heard this one before. At E3 2013, Microsoft tripped over its shoelaces as it tried to justify the unexpectedly high price and complex ecosystem of its upcoming console, the Xbox One. It required an internet connection and locked......
23:00 2019-06-09

Sony says the PlayStation 5 won't waste as much energy as the PS4 Sony has committed to making its gaming products more environmentally friendly, starting with a more power-efficient sleep mode for the upcoming PlayStation 5....
18:39 2019-09-23

One Of The Best Third-Party PlayStation 4 Controllers Gets A Sequel The Scuf Vantage is an incredibly comfortable, highly customizable third-party controller for the PlayStation 4. It’s got four customizable back paddles, extra side buttons, swappable faceplates and analog sticks—it’s basically the PS4’s answer to Microsoft’s Elite Wireless. Well, now Scuf has annou...
22:13 2019-10-01

One of the best PlayStation games of all time just launched on iOS The more powerful our mobile devices become, the more frequently we’re seeing full console games make their way over to our phones and tablets. There’s often some fanfare when a major console game is ported to mobile, like when Fortnite first hit mobile app stores. But the latest port ca...
11:13 2019-08-07

Sony’s Next Console Is Officially the ‘PlayStation 5.’ Here’s Everything We Know So Far The successor to the PlayStation 4 will be called…the PlayStation 5. Sony Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan confirmed that bit of news in an interview with Wired published on Tuesday. It’s interesting, but unsurprising, considering the PlayStation moniker has been in use since 1994, when the or...
20:00 2019-10-08

The Morning After: The problem with the PlayStation Classic Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! We'll recap a few highlight stories from the last week, plus some new items like our thoughts on Google getting out of the tablet business and a hands-on test of Tesla's latest in-car ga......
00:52 2019-06-23

PlayStation Vue is raising prices for all of its plans Another year, another price hike for the PlayStation Vue TV-streaming service. On Monday, the company announced that it was raising the prices of all of its multi-channel plans by $5 per month. The change will be effective starting today for new subs......
21:13 2019-07-01

PlayStation VR 2 will be great, but don’t be fooled — it won’t be cheap A report this week suggested that Sony will load up the PSVR 2 with the latest tech at a low price point. Here's the reality on virtual reality.Read More...
20:39 2019-07-19

This leak might be our first look at the PlayStation 5’s crazy new design Sony has talked a lot about its next-gen console, confirming the main specs of the PlayStation 5 well before its launch. The console is expected to drop in time for next year’s holiday shopping season, with Sony supposed to give it a proper announcement at some point next year. We already saw ...
15:52 2019-08-21

Tiny PlayStation Toy Even Has The Internal Circuitry Next year, Bandai will be releasing some 2:5 scale models of famous old consoles. They’re nice enough to be sitting on a shelf as is, but what’s really cool about these is that they replicate the machines both outside and in....
00:39 2019-09-30

Do Not Underestimate The Power Of The PlayStation Lunch Box In Japan, there is an official PlayStation 1 lunch box. It’s a crane game prize and comes in packaging that looks like the cardboard box for the first PlayStation. How cool is it?...
18:26 2019-10-03

CHEAP: Get $20 off this 12-month PlayStation Plus subscription If you want to play your PlayStation online, you’ve got to invest in a PlayStation Plus subscription. There’s no other way around it. But why pay more than you have to? Funny I should mention that, as you can now grab a year-long subscription for just $39.99. That’s $20 cheaper than the usual price ...
22:13 2019-07-12

Sony says the PlayStation 5 is coming in 2020 Welcome back to The A.V. Club’s ongoing coverage of E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, where Sony has just announced the highly anticipated PlayStation 5 at a flashy, star-studded event with all sorts of cool trailers and optimistic teases about just how much better this system will make your li...
04:52 2019-10-09

Don't Throw Your Old Xbox or Playstation in the Trash Last week, as part of New York City’s new electronics waste collection program, officials stated that more than 100,000 items were collected from homes in fewer than three years. And while that means fewer electronics—like computers, cell phones or televisions—in our landfills, it’s an incredibly sm...
01:52 2019-08-17

'It's not Playstation' - Klopp on Liverpool getting to the next level "\u0027It\u0027s not Playstation\u0027 Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said it will be difficult for his team to make major improvements in the coming season."...
00:26 2019-08-04

'It's not Playstation' Klopp on Liverpool getting to the next level "\u0027It\u0027s not Playstation\u0027 Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said it will be difficult for his team to make major improvements in the coming season."...
19:00 2019-08-03

Sony says the PlayStation 5 will be 'immersive' and 'seamless' Sony has revealed that the next-generation PS5 will have "immersive" gameplay and "seamless" PlayStation Now online performance thanks to "dramatically" improved graphics performance and a revamped cloud system. During a corporate strategy presentati......
15:13 2019-05-21

PlayStation Now gets price cut to $10 as xCloud looms PlayStation Now gets a major price cut to put it more in line with Xbox Game Pass and other subscription services. It's also adding games like God of War.Read More...
02:39 2019-10-02

DNC move to scrap virtual caucuses sparks new party tensions A move Friday by the Democratic National Committee to recommend scrapping plans by some states to allow virtual, telephone-based caucuses in 2020 due to security concerns is facing pushback from some states and at least one presidential campaign....
00:39 2019-08-31

L'Oreal firm to provide virtual make-up tech for Amazon L'Oreal's virtual reality business ModiFace will provide make-up testing technology to Amazon, the French beauty group said on Tuesday, allowing customers of the shopping site to try on lipsticks using mobile phone videos or photos....
16:39 2019-06-04

India Is The Top Exporter Of Virtual Water As Cities Stare At Scarcity After Chennai's water shortage, people are rushing to fix leaky taps and toilets in their homes. Good move, say water experts, but time to stop sweating the small sweat and tackle India's biggest......
21:39 2019-07-17

Argentina's Presidential Front-Runner Says Country Is in a Virtual Default Argentina’s presidential front-runner said the government’s new plan to restructure its short-term debt shows the country is virtually insolvent, as a crisis of confidence has wiped out private sector demand for government debt....
04:13 2019-08-31

Don't miss: Celebrity prisons, virtual thrills and a dive under Paris Watch surveillance run amok at the cinema, fly through the air like a virtual bird, and spot the joins between science and fantasy in Anaïs Tondeur's latest art show...
19:39 2019-06-15

You Spent $1,500 on Virtual Bazookas? Kids Are Splurging on Digital Goods The days of children blowing their allowance on comic books and candy are long gone. Kids are now spending hundreds or even thousands of dollars on more ephemeral goods such as outfits for their videogame avatars....
19:39 2019-07-16

Oculus Insight: how Facebook unplugged VR and opened virtual worlds to everyone VR can be a pain – setting up sensors or emitters, connecting cables and configuring the hardware can take so long, it might not seem worthwhile for a quick gaming session. It’s all too easy for that expensive VR headset to be left gathering dust – even if you’ve invested...
19:39 2019-09-14

Germans get chance to kill virtual Nazis after rule change Germans itching to shoot virtual Nazis will soon get a chance to do so, after a change in the rules concerning the use of forbidden symbols in video games...
20:00 2019-06-27

A virtual assistant revolution is here — and financial services need to step up (VB Live) Learn why modern financial institutions can't afford a wait-and-see approach to virtual assistants and how to get started building a future-proof strategy.Read More...
22:13 2019-09-10

Virtual banks could be bad news for small lenders in Singapore, Moody's says Ratings agency Moody's said in a note that Singapore's decision to issue new digital bank licenses to non-banks will increase competition in the sector....
11:26 2019-07-03

Waymo's self-driving system has driven 10 billion virtual miles The 10 million miles Waymo's self-driving vehicles have driven in the real world is a feat in and of itself, but that figure is just a tiny fraction of what it has driven in simulation. At TechCrunch Sessions: Mobility, the Alphabet-owned company has......
13:26 2019-07-11

‘Virtual act of treason’: Trump lashes out at NYT cyber attack report The Times, in its official public relations account, called Trump’s accusation “dangerous” and said it had told officials about the story before it was published and no security issues were raised....
23:13 2019-06-16

Virtual Vikings: how volumetric capture is making VR feel real There's never been a better time to be a VR enthusiast. With the increased presence of standalone, wireless headsets, plus the advanced motion tracking and screen resolutions to make VR experiences vaguely in sync with our body’s own senses, we’re now reaching a point where VR sim...
02:26 2019-06-20

Trump Says Report On US Cyber Attacks Against Russia Is "Virtual Treason" US President Donald Trump on Saturday accused The New York Times of "a virtual act of treason," after it reported the US is stepping up digital incursions into Russia's electric power grid....
11:52 2019-06-16

Samsung Pay Cash now available: Budget your spending with this prepaid virtual card In addition to empowering Samsung Pay users to setup prepaid balances for budgeting, Samsung also rolled out Money Transfer support in Samsung Pay. International money transfers can now be made within Samsung pay to 47 countries....
03:39 2019-10-04

Camsoda’s Virtual Assistant Blocker is like a privacy condom for Alexa Camsoda is launching its Virtual Assistant Blocker, which gives couples privacy when they're having sex so voice assistants like Alexa won't record them.Read More...
03:13 2019-08-09

Singapore to allow virtual banks as part of a move to open up the market Singapore plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants, in a move that could deliver a massive shake-up in a market dominated by local banks....
15:52 2019-07-01

Facebook Unveils Virtual Social Space for Its Oculus Users Facebook said Wednesday it will launch a virtual social community where users of its Oculus headgear can "explore new places" and "create their own new experiences."...
09:39 2019-09-26

Microsoft makes Windows Virtual Desktop generally available globally Microsoft is rolling out its Azure-based Windows Virtual Desktop service and readying some new capabilities around Teams support and MSIX App Attach which could make it even more useful....
19:13 2019-09-30

Taster’s AI and automation show why virtual kitchens may rule the age of delivery Taster shows how the intersection of meal delivery services, artificial intelligence, and data creates new opportunities and competition for restaurants.Read More...
23:00 2019-07-07

DNC to recommend scrapping Iowa, Nevada virtual caucus plans DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Democratic National Committee will recommend scrapping state plans to offer virtual, telephone-based caucuses in 2020 due to security concerns, sources tell The Associated Press....
21:26 2019-08-30

DNC set to block Iowa 'virtual' caucuses over concerns of election hacking The Democratic National Committee is set to block a plan by Iowa Democrats to create "virtual" caucuses for the 2020 Democratic presidential race over concerns of election hacking....
21:26 2019-08-30

Fearing Hackers, D.N.C. Plans to Block Iowa’s ‘Virtual’ Caucuses Iowa Democrats wanted to allow some caucusgoers to vote by phone next year, but Democratic National Committee leaders are said to have concluded that such a system would not be secure....
08:52 2019-08-30

Fearing Hackers, D.N.C. Plans to Cancel Iowa’s ‘Virtual’ Caucuses Iowa Democrats wanted to allow some caucusgoers to vote by phone next year, but Democratic National Committee leaders are said to have concluded that such a system would not be secure....
07:00 2019-08-30

Bundesbank's Weidmann says 'virtual' coins could undermine banks if used widely Virtual tokens pegged to official currencies, known as stablecoins, could undermine banks if they became widely used, the head of Germany’s central bank said on Friday....
17:52 2019-06-21

Singapore to allow virtual banks as part of move to open up market Singapore's central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants, in a move that could deliver the biggest shake-up in two decades in a market dominated by local banks....
17:00 2019-06-28

Japan cryptocurrency exchange loses $32 million of virtual money TOKYO — A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has reported a hack causing the loss of 3.5 billion yen, or $32 million, worth of virtual money. Tokyo-based Remixpoint, which runs the BITPoint exchange as well as travel, used car and energy businesses, apologized Friday, saying the losses were confirmed ...
10:13 2019-07-12

The Benevolent God-King of Traffic Exists and Here He Is Fixing Virtual Gridlock on YouTube America’s infrastructure is broken. Part of that is because we refuse to maintain it, but a large part is because it wasn’t designed correctly to begin with. I mean, why worry about something as silly as “traffic management” when it’s much easier to just plow straight lines with our highways everywh...
15:52 2019-07-04

A Hacked Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Just Lost $32 Million of Virtual Money (TOKYO) — A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has reported a hack causing the loss of 3.5 billion yen, or $32 million, worth of virtual money. Tokyo-based Remixpoint, which runs the BITPoint exchange as well as travel, used car and energy businesses, apologized Friday, saying the losses were co...
11:39 2019-07-12

Your Money: Big companies explore virtual care to curb healthcare costs Big companies are increasing incorporating virtual technology and care options into employee benefit plans to combat the rising healthcare costs that long been corporate America's bugaboo, according......
03:26 2019-08-14

Google has made a virtual soccer pitch to train AIs to play football Google has created a virtual soccer training pitch for AIs to use to learn how to play football. The AIs will need to learn short-term control and high-level strategies...
17:52 2019-07-03

Untitled Goose Game review – never before have I felt so appalled by my virtual acts You’re a lone goose on a mission to torment the unsuspecting residents of an English village in this finely observed game of stealth and slapstickThe goose, a water bird with smooth white feathers, a long neck and compressed orange bill, is not an apex predator. Yet most of us have a memory, perhaps...
12:26 2019-10-06

Iowa Democratic Party Scraps Plan to Allow Virtual Voting in Caucuses The Iowa Democratic Party said it would drop its plans to allow virtual voting in the state’s presidential caucuses after the party’s national committee raised security concerns....
19:26 2019-08-31

Harris pulls into virtual tie with Biden in home-state California: poll Native Californian Sen. Kamala Harris has pulled into a virtual tie with Democratic nomination front-runner Joe Biden in the Golden State, according to a new poll....
18:39 2019-07-17

Fight’s On: ACLU, Planned Parenthood Sue to Stop Alabama’s Virtual Abortion Ban Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union on Friday filed a federal lawsuit seeking to overturn Alabama’s law that bans abortions except in cases of “serious” health risk to the mother, saying the law is patently unconstitutional....
04:13 2019-05-25

Entropia Universe company raises $500,000 in a virtual stock market offering Mindark said said that a company within its Entropia Universe virtual game world has offered shares on its virtual stock market and raised the equivalent of $500,000.Read More...
17:00 2019-05-22

Amazon launches initiative to bundle virtual assistants on single device Amazon.com Inc has launched an initiative that would allow users to access its Alexa, Microsoft Corp's Cortana and multiple other voice-controlled virtual assistant services from a single device....
04:13 2019-09-25

Amazon turns to celebrity voices to bolster use of its virtual assistant Alexa Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday said actor Samuel L. Jackson and other celebrities will voice speech for the company's virtual assistant Alexa, one of a range of new features designed to attract more users to the service....
20:26 2019-09-25

Virtual wall: Border Patrol gets interceptors to detect and take down smuggler drones The Trump administration is making enhancements to a virtual wall on the southern border in the form of drones that will be able to detect and take down other drones used to smuggle drugs into the United States or spy on agents on patrol....
21:00 2019-10-10

Everything PlayStation Announced In Today's State Of Play Sony’s Nintendo Direct-style State Of Play livestream series returned today, with a deep look at The Last of Us II as well as short updates about other games coming to PlayStation, including Civilization 6. Here’s a rundown of the news....
23:26 2019-09-24

PlayStation insists the ‘X’ button is really called ‘Cross’ PlayStation is really in the cross hairs of this fierce debate. The gaming company’s UK Twitter account has revealed that the controller’s X button is officially called “Cross,” not “X.” And the announcement has gamers in a tizzy. “If Cross is called ‘...
21:13 2019-09-12

PlayStation Network is down as Destiny 2: Shadowkeep launches PSN is down for many PlayStation 4 players. This is preventing fans from downloading content from the store or from booting up digitally owned games.Read More...
02:39 2019-10-02

'Civilization VI' arrives on PlayStation 4 November 22nd After it came, saw and conquered the Nintendo Switch, Sid Meier's Civilization VI has set its sights on a new console. On November 22nd, the popular turn-based strategy game will make its way to Sony's PlayStation 4 console. Included in the package a......
14:39 2019-09-25

Sony disables PlayStation 4 Facebook integration Sony has turned off Facebook integration on the PlayStation 4, meaning users can no longer link their Facebook and console accounts, the company announced in a terse blog post. As a result, users will not be able to find Facebook friends, share gamep......
12:00 2019-10-08

Thursday's Best Deals: Roomba, L.L. Bean, PlayStation Plus, and More A Sorel sale, Postmates exclusive offer, discounted carry-on, and a Funko Harry Potter Advent Calendar lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
16:39 2019-10-10

PlayStation and Instagram back up after outage for some users Many users experienced difficulty Thursday with the PlayStation Network and Instagram. Both systems are now back up and running.       ...
06:39 2019-06-14

It looks like the crazy PlayStation 5 design that just leaked is real The PlayStation 5 won’t be announced officially for several more months, and we’re more than a year away from the expected release window for the console. Sony has confirmed some of the specs of the device on more than one occasion though, without revealing its design. However, a Sony de...
20:52 2019-08-22

PlayStation Classic price drops to $25 at Best Buy, Amazon We get it -- you really don't like the PlayStation Classic. You've told us, over and over again. We weren't huge fans when we reviewed it, but that was when it cost $100. The price quickly dropped over the next few months, to $60, $40, and even $30.......
06:39 2019-07-04

Disney deal will keep ESPN on PlayStation Vue for years to come Don't worry about the fate of ESPN channels on PlayStation Vue -- they're not going anywhere. Sony and the Walt Disney Company have struck a "multi-year" deal that will keep delivery Disney-owned channels to Vue, including several ESPN channels, ABC,......
04:00 2019-09-28

Leak may reveal a new PlayStation 5 feature that no one saw coming The PlayStation 5 will be released about a year from now, likely in time for the 2020 holiday season. That doesn’t mean the next PlayStation is a complete mystery, though. Aside from the design and launch details, we do know the console will feature powerful internals, both when it comes to pr...
18:39 2019-09-30

PlayStation is benefiting from subscriptions and live services PlayStation 4's revenues and profits are maintaining an unprecedented momentum for a Sony console, and you can thank subscriptions and live services.Read More...
17:52 2019-07-31

PlayStation 5 to increase energy efficiency—but only if users opt in Enlarge / If you aren't concerned about your console's energy use, you probably should be—American console gaming has about the same carbon footprint as 2.3 million cars. (credit: Sony Interactive Entertainment) In an open letter on Sunday, Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan declared that...
23:26 2019-09-23

The PlayStation 5 Will Launch In Late 2020, And, Yes, It's Called The PS5 Sony isn’t waiting for any more leaks. They revealed more details about the PlayStation 5—and, yes, it will be called the PS5—to Wired today as well as announcing more about the console on the company’s blog. Here’s the key info:...
15:13 2019-10-08

The PlayStation 5 officially launches 'holiday 2020' Sony is offering up more drip-feed details about its next-generation console, but the major points are that, yes, it will be called the PlayStation 5, and you'll have to wait till the end of 2020 to play it. We also got the first new details on new c......
18:26 2019-10-08

How to use the PlayStation 4’s hidden trophy reveal (and other tricks) Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Despite it being almost six years old at the time of writing, the PlayStation 4 still holds some secrets from its players. Here are a few things you may have miss...
04:13 2019-07-13

See how much faster Sony’s next PlayStation can load Spider-Man Sony's official video comparing performance of PS4 Pro vs next-gen PlayStation pic.twitter.com/2eUROxKFLq — Takashi Mochizuki (@mochi_wsj) May 21, 2019 Last month, Sony showed Wired a demo highlighting how the PS4's successor would utilize SSD storage to heavily improve load times over the PS4. Now...
20:13 2019-05-21

Sony confirms PlayStation 5 launching in 2020: What we know Sony confirmed it will launch the PlayStation 5, its next video game console, during the holiday 2020 season. Here's what we know.       ...
11:13 2019-10-09

PlayStation Vue gets college football and NHL hockey channels Sony's live internet TV service may have raised its prices recently, but it's also adding new channels that make it look like an even better investment for sports fans. PlayStation Vue has added NHL Network and ACC Network -- a brand new channel goin......
14:26 2019-08-22

Xbox and PlayStation gamepad support extends across iOS 13 During Apple's WWDC 2019 keynote the company showed off so many things even our cut-down version of the event lasts nearly half an hour. One of the reveals was that tvOS 13 will be compatible with PlayStation 4 and Bluetooth-equipped Xbox One control......
08:39 2019-06-04

The leaked PlayStation 5 feature that no one saw coming might be real after all Sony earlier this week confirmed the official name of the PlayStation 5 console that will launch by Christmas 2020 — it’s PlayStation 5, no huge surprise there. The company also revealed some details about the new console’s user interface and announced a brand new controller that w...
13:52 2019-10-09

God of War 2 PS5 Game Confirmed more or less, by Sony PlayStation job ad for PS4 sequel There are new vacancies at Sony Santa Monica that basically confirm a sequel to the PS4 exclusive is in the works. There's also a bonus tease on Twitter, if you've been attentive enough....
10:39 2019-06-24

CHEAP: At $25, the PlayStation Classic is at its lowest price yet Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Confession time, dear reader: I actually liked the Sony PlayStation Classic. Was it a totally cynical attempt by Sony to cash in on the retro console craze amidst the 2018 Christmas shopping season? Absolutely. W...
19:26 2019-07-04

The PlayStation 5 Will Launch In Late 2020, And Yes, It's Called The PS5 Sony isn’t waiting for any more leaks. They revealed more details about the PlayStation 5—and, yes, it will be called the PS5—to Wired today as well as announcing more about the console on the company’s blog. Here’s the key info:...
16:52 2019-10-08

Virtual Beings grants will fund projects for creating artificial living things Fable Studios founder Edward Saatchi announced at the Virtual Beings Summit the creation of the Virtual Beings Grants to fund projects to create artificial people or animals.Read More...
04:39 2019-07-25

Oculus forces Virtual Desktop to stop streaming SteamVR apps to Quest Oculus is forcing the developer of a popular Windows streaming app for Quest to remove support for SteamVR app and game streaming to the wireless headset.Read More...
15:26 2019-06-12

Roblox's 'Seuss World' lets kids raise and trade virtual pets Dr. Seuss Enterprises has launched a new game on the Roblox platform that'll have you or your kids raising virtual pets and interacting with popular Seuss characters. Seuss World is a pet simulator inspired by the book If I Ran the Circus -- in fact,......
17:26 2019-10-09

Grab eyes Singapore banking license as regulator studies virtual banks Grab, Southeast Asia's most valuable start-up, is exploring a move into Singapore banking as regulators in the Southeast Asian city-state consider allowing online-only banks, four people with knowledge of the process said....
05:00 2019-06-12

Amazon brings Samuel L. Jackson's voice to Alexa to bolster use of virtual assistant Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday said actor Samuel L. Jackson and other celebrities will voice speech for the company's virtual assistant Alexa, one of a range of new features designed to attract more users to the service....
20:52 2019-09-25

Bitcoin may be virtual currency – but it's harming the planet as much as major cities The cryptocurrency is responsible for the same amount of carbon dioxide emissions as the city of Las Vegas, research says.       ...
21:52 2019-06-13

Sony Positions Next PlayStation for Hard-Core Gamers Sony’s next-generation PlayStation is still more than a year away, but its marketing strategy against newcomers like Google is already clear: Focus on hard-core gamers who obsess over the latest features....
17:00 2019-06-29

When Is The Next Sony PlayStation State Of Play Livestream? Will The Last of Us 2 feature? After Sony PlayStation skipped E3, fans are desperate for a new State of Play livestream to update them on big upcoming titles and the PS5. But when can we expect to see it?...
12:39 2019-07-14

Watch PlayStation’s State of Play to see the next big PS4 games in action We’re all anxiously awaiting more news about the PlayStation 5, but in the meantime, there are still a few major titles set to hit the PlayStation 4 before Sony moves on to the next generation. In recent months, Sony has begun hosting a live-streamed event called State of Play in order to show...
23:52 2019-09-24

PlayStation 5 rumored to be officially revealed in February 2020 Both Microsoft and Sony have revealed that development on their next home consoles is well underway, but neither has made an actual announcement confirming the name, price, or release date of their console yet. That may change early next year, as an extensive leak from 4chan (via NeoGAF) may have sp...
07:52 2019-08-14

The Morning After: Sony's PlayStation 5 will arrive late in 2020 Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Congratulations -- you won't have to spend another day wondering what the name of the next PlayStation is. Also, we've got an oddly tall phone that might interest you, and an important update about Gemini Man sh......
17:26 2019-10-09

PlayStation Plus September 2019: all the free PS4 games you can get this month If you're a PlayStation Plus subscriber then you'll want to know all about the free PlayStation Plus games and discounts for September 2019 – and we've got the details you need right here.We've also listed the PlayStation Plus games from previous months too.For those of yo...
17:39 2019-08-29

Prime Day 2019: The best Nintendo, PlayStation, and Xbox deals These are the best gaming deals we could find during Amazon's massive Prime Day sale this week, exclusive to Amazon Prime members.       ...
01:00 2019-07-16

PlayStation studio chairman Shawn Layden is stepping down One of the most iconic figures in PlayStation's management is stepping down. Sony has announced that Sony Interactive Entertainment's Worldwide Studios Chairman Shawn Layden is leaving the gaming division. The tech giant didn't initially say when Lay......
12:52 2019-10-01

PlayStation Plus June 2019: all the free PS4 games you can get this month If you're a PlayStation Plus subscriber then you'll want to know all about the free PlayStation Plus games and discounts for June 2019 – and we've got the details you need right here.We've also listed the PlayStation Plus games from previous months too.For those of you who...
01:26 2019-05-30

Prime Day will struggle to match this PlayStation Plus discount from Amazon Gamers won't need to wait for Amazon Prime Day to find fantastic savings on PlayStation Plus memberships. For a limited time, Amazon is offering a $20 discount on a 12-month PlayStation Plus membership. This is the best price we've found and a great time to stock up and play your favorite ...
18:13 2019-06-14

PlayStation 5 v Xbox Scarlett: the next console war begins in 2020 Sony’s PS5 will have haptic feedback, while Microsoft’s competing console will have four times the power of Xbox One. Here’s how the two high-end machines compareThe next console war has a start date – or at least a start period. Sony has announced that its next console, PlayStation 5 (PS5), will be...
15:26 2019-10-09

The Last of Us Pt. II headlines PlayStation event with trailer, Feb. 2020 launch Joel's back in The Last of Us Pt. II. [credit: Naughty Dog / SIE ] Sony's latest "State of Play" video event ended with a release-date unveil for the highly anticipated PlayStation-exclusiv...
07:00 2019-09-25

Someone rendered the PlayStation 5 based on earlier leaks, and it looks awesome A Sony patent found recently shows what can only be a gaming rig, and we soon learned the drawing wasn’t just a concept. According to a deleted tweet from a video game developer, it’s the PlayStation 5 dev kit’s actual design. While it’s too early to tell whether the dev kit ...
19:13 2019-08-23

Sony hasn’t yet shown us the PlayStation 5, so fans designed their own A Sony patent discovery about a month ago showed us what could easily be the PlayStation 5’s design. Soon after that, someone with knowledge of Sony’s PS5 plans confirmed on Twitter that the design in that patent showed a PS5 dev kit — unsurprisingly, that tweet was deleted quite q...
17:00 2019-09-24

NPD: Nintendo Switch outsold PlayStation and Xbox in June Nintendo Switch has outsold Xbox One and PlayStation 4 once again, and it is likely going to continue that streak throughout the rest of the year.Read More...
00:39 2019-07-19

PlayStation Vue applies a $5-a-month increase to all live TV plans Screenshot of PlayStation Vue live television service. (credit: Sony) Sony announced that it is increasing the subscription cost for its live TV streaming service. PlayStation Vue customers will see all multi-channel plans increase their monthly rates by $5. The change will take effect today for n...
04:13 2019-07-02

PlayStation CEO confirms PS5 backwards compatibility, SSD and 4K/120Hz output Sony PlayStation may not be a part of next week’s E3 2019 video game convention, but that won’t stop the company from making waves. In a recent interview, PlayStation’s new CEO Jim Ryan gave even more details about the company’s next home console, the PS5. In an inte...
23:13 2019-06-05

May 2019 NPD hardware: Switch outsells PlayStation and Xbox in U.S. The May 2019 NPD report has Nintendo's Switch on top for both unit and dollar sales. This makes sense now that Xbox One and PS4 are wrapping up.Read More...
07:26 2019-06-19

It's not 'X', it's 'Cross' – the PlayStation joypad revelation that's caused an outrage Sony has confirmed ‘X’ button on Dualshock controller should be called ‘Cross’ and players are freaking outIn a week filled with furore and controversy in British politics, do not make the mistake of thinking you can escape to video games for respite. There is outrage brewing here, too, and it conce...
01:00 2019-09-11

PlayStation Now finally gets a price drop, might actually be worth buying When PlayStation Now launched nearly half a decade ago, it was a novel idea. A game subscription service that let you stream games from the cloud sounded impressive on paper, but with no PS4 titles and an outrageous $20/month subscription fee, the value of PlayStation Now was questionable at best. O...
04:13 2019-10-02

The DeanBeat: PlayStation 5, Blizzard’s blunder, and Harold Ryan’s big bet It was a very big week, but nothing happened as expected with Blizzard's Hong Kong controversy, the PlayStation 5, and the ProbablyMonsters unveiling.Read More...
19:52 2019-10-11

Sony puts PlayStation's 'Games of a Generation' on sale Some of the most notable PlayStation games are available at a decent discount over the next two weeks. Sony has put over a hundred titles on sale as part of its "Games of a Generation" event, with deals that include half off the original price. The c......
05:39 2019-10-02

xCloud, Microsoft’s answer to PlayStation Now, can stream 3,500 games While Microsoft’s game-streaming service isn’t ready for primetime yet, it’s further along than anyone thought: Project xCloud, which is currently being beta tested by Microsoft employees, can already stream 3,500 games from the cloud with another 1,900 games potentially titles ...
04:00 2019-05-25

PlayStation Now Price Drops To $10 A Month, Adds New Games Sony’s streaming game service has been slowly improving since it launched in 2014, transforming from a library of older games with ridiculous pricing into a nice selection of old and new games with questionable pricing. Today Sony cut PlayStation Now’s $20 a month subscription fee in half and added ...
22:13 2019-10-01

Forget Switch Lite, the PlayStation Vita is selling for just £40 Sony's oft-ridiculed handheld is on sale at certain stores in the UK - and it's a great little console if you want a powerful little PlayStation in your pocket. Here's what you need to know....
21:39 2019-07-18

PS5: all the games, specs, news, and rumors for Sony’s Playstation 5 There's a new PlayStation coming. Whether it's called the PS5, PlayStation 5 or something else remains to be seen, but there's new gaming hardware on the way from Sony, confirmed by Mark Cerny, the key architect of the next-gen console.The PS4 consoles (both PS4 Slim and PS4 Pro) are ...
15:52 2019-05-21

Sony slashes PlayStation Now subscription prices worldwide PlayStation Now is getting a hefty price drop. Today, Sony announced that its video game subscription service will cost $9.99 per month in the US, down from $19.99 per month. A quarterly plan, meanwhile, will set back you $24.99, rather than $44.99,......
16:13 2019-10-01

The next PlayStation will include a power-sipping 0.5W “suspend” mode Enlarge / It's electric. (credit: Sony) The next Sony PlayStation will have a new, more efficient "suspend" mode that will draw "around 0.5W" while allowing users to jump quickly back into a game on restart. The mode, Sony says, will save energy "equivalent to the average electricity use of 1,000 ...
23:26 2019-09-23

The Cool Moments In PlayStation VR’s Blood & Truth Are Far Too Rare For a few seconds, Blood & Truth, the most-hyped game to hit the PlayStation 4’s virtual reality headset since its October 2016 launch, is as thrilling a VR experience as one could hope for....
03:39 2019-06-01

CHEAP: Don’t be lame, game! Buy a 1TB PlayStation 4 Slim console for only $240 Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! If you haven’t accepted video games into your life, then, really, what are you doing? When somebody tells me they have zero interest in gaming, I feel the same sort of way when people say they don’t really like m...
14:52 2019-08-10

The best wireless mouse By Justin Krajeski This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to wireless mice. After......
20:26 2019-10-11

A TV Maverick Is Going All-In on a New Wireless Bet Charlie Ergen, the poker-playing billionaire who co-founded Dish Network, has been hoarding airwaves for years. Now the U.S. government is handing him the cards he needs to make his play....
18:13 2019-07-31

The Best Wireless Headphones You Can Buy Right Now Admit it: you need to get some wireless headphones. With the technology getting so good and with headphone jacks disappearing, it just makes sense to invest in a future without wires if like listening to music or watching videos or just making the outside world less loud. How you use your headphones...
05:52 2019-08-21

Six of the best: wireless headphones under £100 You don’t have to spend a fortune on headphones to get noise cancellation, decent bass and fine detail at high volumeWhile you can pay hundreds of pounds for a pair of audiophile or status headphones, if you’re mainly going to be wearing them in the gym, listening to a podcast or leaving them on the...
09:52 2019-07-21

How much for a can of beans? Red Dead Online's virtual world grapples with real economic problems Players of critically lauded 'Red Dead Redemption 2's online offshoot are upset about the game's economy. It's not the first to raise gamers' ire.        ...
15:13 2019-05-21

Trump accuses New York Times of 'virtual treason' over Russia cyber warfare report US president again accuses journalists of being ‘the enemy of the people’US President Donald Trump on Saturday accused the New York Times of “a virtual act of treason” after it reported the US is stepping up digital incursions into Russia’s electric power grid.Current and former government officials...
14:39 2019-06-16

VP Pence tells West Point grads it's a 'virtual certainty' they will fight on a battlefield for America Vice President Mike Pence told West Point’s most diverse graduating class in history that they will go to war for America at some point in their life....
20:26 2019-05-26

PS5 games news: NEW PlayStation 5 release leaked for Uncharted and Last of Us creators? A recent potential leak suggests that The Last of Us and Uncharted developers Naughty Dog are working on a new IP for the PS5 codenamed ‘Stray’s Cross’....
13:13 2019-08-03

Origin crammed an Xbox, PlayStation, Switch and gaming PC into one case Which gaming camp are you in? Xbox? PlayStation? PC? Can't decide? No matter, custom gaming computer company Origin PC has managed to cram them all into one machine -- and has even thrown in the Switch for good measure....
11:39 2019-07-23

Shawn Layden, Head Of PlayStation's Game Studios, Departs Sony has announced that Shawn Layden, chairman of SIE Worldwide Studios and a mainstay of PlayStation’s E3 press conferences, will be leaving the company. No reason was given for his departure, and a successor has not been named....
02:00 2019-10-01

PS4 Warning: Why was Sony PlayStation taken to court in Australia over PS Store Policy? Sony Europe is being taken to court over allegations it refused to refund customers that purchased games deemed faulty on the PlayStation Store - here's what that means for you....
13:39 2019-06-17

PlayStation 4 is the fastest to ship 100 million home game consoles PlayStation 4 surpassed the Wii and PlayStation 2 to reach the 100 million consoles shipped milestone faster than any other home console ever.Read More...
17:52 2019-07-31

Untitled Goose Game will harass PlayStation 4 and Xbox One eventually Untitled Goose Game is coming to PS4 and Xbox One soon, according to developer House House. The studio may then bring it to mobile and start a new project.Read More...
20:39 2019-10-03

PS5 vs Xbox Scarlett Specs: Is PlayStation 5 more powerful than Microsofts next console? New information is starting to surface about the power of the PlayStation 5 machine compared to main rival Xbox Scarlett - at least, that's if new reports from industry experts can be believed....
08:52 2019-06-21

PS4 Free Games Download: Try this new PlayStation exclusive from Sony this week One of Sony's most successful new titles has a pretty robust trial going live on the PlayStation Store this weekend - here's what you need to know about this exciting new demo....
08:39 2019-07-20

PlayStation Plus free games for August: ‘Sniper Elite 4′ and ‘WipEout’ While it doesn’t hold a candle to the killer selection of free games Xbox One owners are getting in August, the lineup of PlayStation Plus free games for next month is nothing to sneeze at. If you subscribe to PlayStation Plus, you’ll get both the triplet of futuristic racing games in th...
04:39 2019-08-01

Sony officially confirms PlayStation 5 name, new controller, and release timeframe Sony surprised us all earlier this year when it revealed a bevy of details about the next-gen PlayStation in an interview with Wired, and now, six months later, Sony opened the floodgates. On Tuesday, Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan announced in a blog post on the PlayStation Blog that t...
00:26 2019-10-09

PlayStation is back after hours-long outage but Instagram is down for some users Many users experienced difficulty Thursday for about four hours with many gamers experiencing difficulty logging in and accessing PlayStation.       ...
01:52 2019-06-14

PSN DOWN Status: PS4 Server Network WS-37403-7 error for PlayStation, but for how long? PSN Status Updates from Daily Star as we track the latest ongoing server network issues for the PS4 console. Stay tuned for regular updates and information on when PSN will be back up and working....
05:52 2019-06-14

PS5 release date, specs, news, and rumors for Sony’s PlayStation 5 It's official! The next-generation PlayStation console is called the PS5 (PlayStation 5) and it's landing at the end of 2020.Earlier this year we heard from Mark Cerny, the chief architect on Sony's next console, that Sony is working on the successor to the PS4 Slim and PS4 Pro. While...
16:26 2019-10-08

Final Fantasy 8 Remastered: PlayStation to PS4 comparison screenshots revealed Square Enix unveiled a Final Fantasy 8 Remaster earlier this week and now we can see how improved the 20-year-old game is on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch....
14:13 2019-06-12

Batman: Arkham Knight and Darksiders 3 Are September's PlayStation Plus Games I’ve always enjoyed watching other people play the Batman games, though I’ve never played one myself. Perhaps September’s PlayStation Plus lineup will change that. As ever, these games are only “free” if you have an active PlayStation Plus membership....
21:39 2019-08-28

The best cheap PlayStation VR bundles, prices and deals in June 2019 PlayStation VR bundles are cheaper than you might think today as there's a huge sale happening in both the US and UK. Sony cut the official price of all its bundles a while back and most of them come packing the PS4 camera too, which you actually need to make the headset work.Originally £3...
16:26 2019-06-07

Free PS4 Games Download: Get this amazing PlayStation 4 game today before it's gone PLAYSTATION 4 owners are being treated to a new game totally for free this weekend – It’s the perfect time to test out an exciting game that's well worth your attention....
10:26 2019-06-08

Sony will reveal 'Last of Us' details in a September 24th PlayStation stream Sony will air its next State of Play, the company's new venue for sharing PlayStation-related news, on September 24th. Per the official PlayStation Blog, the live broadcast will start at 4PM ET/ 1PM PT and run "around 20 minutes." Sony says it won't......
12:39 2019-09-21

CHEAP: A Sony PlayStation DualShock 4 controller for only $40? Sign me the hell up Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Even though it’s less common than it was, one of my favorite aspects of gaming is local multiplayer. Yeah, you can still have a great time playing online, but there’s nothing quite like handing your friends a sol...
16:52 2019-06-30

The best cheap PlayStation VR bundles, prices and deals in August 2019 PlayStation VR bundles are cheaper than you might think nowadays and we're here to show you the best ones in both the US and UK today. Sony cut the official price of all its bundles a while back and most of them come packing the PS4 camera too, which you actually need to make the headset work.O...
15:39 2019-08-29

How to Play Your Favorite PlayStation 4 Games On Your Computer, Tablet or Phone Sony’s latest update to its PlayStation 4 console, version 7.00, brings a host of new conveniences that make it easier for players to add more players to their online party, adds chat transcription support, and improves audio quality thanks to some behind-the-scenes improvements. But the most...
14:39 2019-10-11

State of Play: the biggest announcements and trailers from PlayStation’s showcase After a quiet couple of months Sony and PlayStation have returned with a brand new episode of State of Play for September 2019. After some negative comparisons to Nintendo’s slick Direct livestreams, Sony’s third State of Play sported a brand new look and, more importantly, brough...
02:39 2019-09-25

PlayStation joins U.N., gaming alliance to promote energy efficiency Sony's PlayStation announced on Monday a partnership with the U.N. Environment committee to help combat climate change and plans to make its next video game console more energy efficient....
18:39 2019-09-23

We Found the Very Best Truly Wireless Earbuds Deciding which of the many sets of truly wireless earbuds to buy can feel like a daunting task. Unless you’re one of those people who believes the AirPods hype, in which case the decision might seem very easy. Don’t be that person. Read more......
20:26 2019-05-31

This 3-in-1 wireless charging pad is only $45 today The AirZeus 3-in-1 Fast Wireless Charging Pad is not only one of the pace-setters on this new wireless vanguard, it’s ready to be a one-gadget power station for your entire gadget arsenal. You can pick one up now for over $100 off the regular price, just $44.99 from TNW Deals....
00:52 2019-06-23

The Morning After: The best wireless earbuds we've used so far Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. August is upon us. We're ready to make the call on the "best true wireless earbuds" around, and Samsung's next generation of new hardware is starting with its Galaxy Tab S6. Oh, and you can try out the Star Trek......
17:13 2019-08-01

How to Set Up Wireless Audio Sharing in iOS 13 iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 come with a new feature that makes it much easier to share audio with your friends. Sure, you can go the “two of you use one half of a pair of earbuds” route, but that isn’t the best way to experience music or watch videos—both listeners miss out on one channel of audio, after a...
21:39 2019-07-22

Best wireless chargers 2019 The best wireless charger you can buy in 2019 is going to be a Qi charger. It's the de facto standard that can wirelessly charge the iPhone, Samsung phones, Pixel 3 and every major smartphone that supports wireless charging. That part is easy.Much harder is the question: What is the best wirele...
22:00 2019-08-23

Oculus founder Palmer Luckey scores $1 billion-plus valuation for his virtual border wall start-up Anduril, the start-up founded by Palmer Luckey, has secured a funding round, with money from Andreessen Horowitz, valuing the defense company at over $1 billion....
21:13 2019-09-11

Democratic National Committee expected to block Iowa, Nevada virtual caucus plans: reports The Democratic National Committee is expected to recommend on Friday that Iowa and Nevada scrap plans to hold so-called virtual caucuses ahead of the 2020 election because of security concerns, according to U.S. media reports....
15:52 2019-08-30

President Trump Accuses the New York ‘Times’ of a ‘Virtual Act of Treason’ for an Article His Own Administration Reportedly Cleared On Saturday evening, President Donald Trump accused the New York Times of treason in response to a story the newspaper claimed his administration approved. Trump responded to a New York Times story that detailed his administration stepping up attacks on Russia’s power grid in response to Russi...
19:52 2019-06-16

Exclusive: Grab eyes Singapore banking license as regulator studies virtual banks - sources Grab, Southeast Asia's most valuable start-up, is exploring a move into Singapore banking as regulators in the Southeast Asian city-state consider allowing online-only banks, four people with knowledge of the process said....
03:00 2019-06-12

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Task Manager, virtual desktop, and mouse cursor improvements Microsoft has released Windows 10 build 18963 from the 20H1 branch with Task Manager, virtual desktop, mouse cursor, Notepad, and Chinese IME improvements.Read More...
11:00 2019-08-17

PlayStation announces new State of Play live stream, will showcase new games PlayStation has announced plans to live stream a new installment of its State of Play series that will showcase new video games on Tuesday at 4 p.m. ET....
18:00 2019-09-20

Final Fantasy 8 Remaster PS4 release confirmed to have one important PlayStation feature Final Fantasy VIII fans will all tell you one thing: music is one of the most important things in the game. Good news, then, as Square Enix confirms the remaster will get the best version of the OST....
08:13 2019-06-18

PS4 PSN DOWN: Sever Status latest as PlayStation Network stops working today PSN DOWN: Sony's PlayStation Network not working for thousands of gamers as service suffers major outage. Sony has now confirmed the problem with them saying "our engineers are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible."...
14:39 2019-08-08

Sony discounts tons of PlayStation games in its latest flash sale Hot on the heels of its major Days of Play E3 sale and adding a bunch of games to its PlayStation Hits lineup, Sony is back at it with a Flash Sale on a wealth of PS4, PS3 and Vita games. As you'd expect, PS4 gets the lion's share. Among the more not......
17:39 2019-06-21

PlayStation Plus free games for July: ‘PES 2019’ and ‘Horizon Chase Turbo’ Right on the heels of E3 2019, Sony returns with yet another underwhelming selection of free PlayStation 4 games for PlayStation Plus subscribers. Both games are solid entries in their respective franchises, but they don’t hold a candle to last month’s duo. That said, if you’re in ...
21:52 2019-06-27

New PS4 Controller revealed as Sony PlayStation patents next-gen face recognition tech New Sony patents have emerged that suggest the company may be targetting face recognition in its next-generation pads - here's everything you need to know....
12:00 2019-06-02

Apple's new tvOS 13 gets PlayStation and Xbox controller support, multiuser sign-ins Just minutes ago at the WWDC 2019 conference, Apple finally made a very anticipated feature available for tvOS 13 by introducing multi-user support. Thus, every different user will get a tailored "up next" list for their own preferences and their own preferences only. Apple introduces a new Control ...
22:26 2019-06-03

PS Plus FREE Games PS4 Bonus: A PlayStation Plus download for Apex Legends you can't miss PS4 players with PS Plus can pick up this excellent new PlayStation Plus bonus for Apex Legends. But don't hang about, it won't be available forever....
10:00 2019-08-07

PS Plus Free Games BONUS: A PS4 PlayStation Plus download for Apex Legends you can't miss PS4 players with PS Plus can pick up this excellent new PlayStation Plus bonus for Apex Legends. But don't hang about, it won't be available forever....
14:26 2019-08-06

Sony Warns of PlayStation Price Rise if U.S. Expands China Tariffs Sony said it would need to raise retail prices of its PlayStation consoles if the U.S. government goes ahead with a higher tariff on Chinese-made videogame machines, warning Washington such a move would hurt U.S. consumers....
18:13 2019-07-31

PlayStation Preview update brings 16-player parties and chat transcription PlayStation 4 gamers could soon have access to bigger party sizes. In a blog post by Sony, the company announced it was testing a number of new updates to the Party function, including improved audio quality, better network connectivity and increased......
18:13 2019-06-04

Sony launches production company to make movies out of PlayStation games That Sonic The Hedgehog movie is all anyone wants to talk about, so video game movies are obviously a big deal once again. Perhaps with that in mind, Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced a new film and TV production studio called PlayStation Productions that will be dedicated to developing a...
16:52 2019-05-21

PlayStation has a ‘massive internal push’ to improve accessibility in games, reveals dev Pixelopus creative director has revealed that Sony is pushing for more accessibility options in its games so that future titles can be enjoyed by people with more diverse physical needs. Here's what you need to know....
18:39 2019-08-05

Sniper Elite 4 And Wipeout Omega Collection Are August's PlayStation Plus Games August’s PlayStation Plus games are pretty different. As always, they’re only “free” if you have an active PlayStation Plus subscription....
18:00 2019-07-31

GameStop revenue misses estimates as Xbox, PlayStation sales fall GameStop Corp on Tuesday reported a 13.3% fall in quarterly revenue that missed analysts' estimates, as the world's largest video game retailer wrestles with slowing sales of video games and consoles at its stores....
23:00 2019-06-04

PS4 Shock Update: Sony PlayStation console announcement is yet more bad news for Xbox One PlayStation Now has reached the 700k millstone, but Sony is targeting 5 million subscribers once the PS5 releases. Will, they put PS Now on other devices to help reach this target?...
08:39 2019-05-27

Australia sues Sony for refusing refunds on faulty PlayStation games Global video game company Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Ltd broke Australian consumer law by telling customers they could not get a refund for faulty PlayStation games, Australia's consumer watchdog said in a lawsuit....
04:13 2019-05-29

PlayStation Days of Play sale slashes prices on a bunch of the best PS4 games Just because Sony won’t be attending this year’s E3, that doesn’t mean PlayStation 4 owners don’t have reason to be excited this month. That’s because Sony’s annual “Days of Play” global promotion is back, kicking off a round of sales and discounts Fri...
11:13 2019-06-08

A huge PlayStation sale just kicked off, and there are discounts on the PS4 and some of the console's best games. Here are the 14 best deals. (SNE) Sony Sony just launched a major sale on the PlayStation 4 console, its virtual-reality headset, and a handful of killer games. The sale is part of the Days of Play event, which offers major discounts each year. Great games such as "God of War" and "Marvel's Spider-Man"are getting steep discounts, a...
14:01 2019-06-08

Sony confirms the PlayStation 5 is coming in 2020, reveals new hardware details Enlarge / Sony's DualShock 4 controller for the current-generation PlayStation. The report says the new controller looks similar but has major new haptic features. (credit: Mark Walton) Sony representatives have revealed substantial new details about the company's upcoming PlayStation 5 console in...
00:52 2019-10-09

Free PlayStation 4 games for June 2019: ‘Sonic Mania’ and ‘Borderlands’ The selection of free games for PlayStation Plus subscribers has been somewhat lackluster in recent months, but PS4 owners won’t be complaining about June’s titles. In anticipation of the upcoming launch of Borderlands 3 this September, Borderlands: The Handsome Collection will be free t...
03:26 2019-05-30

Sony studio boss: PlayStation exclusives may need ‘wider install base’ PlayStation exclusives may no longer release exclusively on PlayStation. Sony studios boss says its games may lean toward wider install bases.Read More...
15:52 2019-08-20

PS4 Free Game UPDATE: Download this PlayStation exclusive now before time runs out PS4 players can download and play one of the best new games coming to the console. But you need to be quick, this PlayStation store exclusive isn't available for that much longer....
12:52 2019-06-30

Free PS4 games WARNING: Download THIS incredible PlayStation bonus before it's too late BORDERLANDS 3 comes out this year, but before that you can grab yourself a copy of the Borderlands 2 and now the free DLC, Commander Lilith & The Fight for Sanctuary....
19:39 2019-06-15

Sonic Mania and Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Are June's PlayStation Plus Games This month’s PlayStation Plus games feel like an odd combination, but they’re pretty good picks. As always, these games are only “free” if you have an active PlayStation Plus subscription....
23:26 2019-05-29

5G in the IoT: How the next generation of wireless technology will transform the IoT This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. Business Insider Intelligence5G is very nearly here, and these lightnin...
17:52 2019-05-21

AT&T is the first major US wireless carrier to let you pay via cryptocurrency If you’re an AT&T mobile customer, and you have some extra bitcoin lying around that you’re not doing anything with, you can now use it to pay your phone bill. AT&T just became the first big US wireless carrier to announce that its customers can now use cryptocurrency to make payments, a...
03:00 2019-05-25

Sennheiser Momentum Wireless review Sennheiser's Momentum line has been a popular headphone choice for years now. It first debuted in 2012, then went wireless in 2015. Despite stumbling out of the gate with some connectivity issues, the Momentum Wireless is still a solid choice. At IFA......
14:26 2019-09-12

Five of the best wireless earbuds: a guide for all budgets Our pick of the Bluetooth earbuds out there, from Apple Airpods to Samsung Galaxy Buds and moreEarbuds are great for some personal listening in the office, on the commute or at the gym, but wires are a pain, and headphone sockets are disappearing from our smartphones.Bluetooth earbuds have long been...
15:52 2019-05-21

Android is going to get better at managing your wireless headphones Since the AirPods first pitched up in 2016, truly wireless headphones (with each earbud separate) have become more and more popular, and now Android is getting new features to improve how these devices connect up.New changes arriving for the Bluetooth Fast Pair feature in Android include individual ...
20:26 2019-07-21

Ookla: AT&T once again has the fastest wireless network in the US AT&T is back on top as the fastest wireless network in America, according to new results released Tuesday from Ookla, the maker of the popular Speedtest utility. However, there are a number of familiar qualifiers that need to be pointed out as soon as that result is mentioned. First, the results onl...
03:00 2019-07-10

The best Verizon Wireless plans in May 2019 The best Verizon plan for you is going to depend largely on what you need to use it for. Verizon has a wide variety of plan types, from premium unlimited data plans to cheap prepaid plans with a touch of data to let you check emails now and then.To figure out which Verizon plan is best for you, you&...
06:13 2019-05-23

Update Your Logitech Wireless Dongle Right Now A few years ago, hackers discovered that they could remotely take control of a PC by exploiting a vulnerability in Logitech wireless dongles. According to The Verge, dongles that Logitech is shipping today are still vulnerable to the same remote access hack—dubbed “MouseJack.”—a list that includes t...
22:00 2019-07-15

The best wireless HDMI video transmitter By Rachel Cericola and Geoffrey Morrison This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to w......
19:26 2019-06-21

The Bug That Crashed New York’s Wireless Network Despite warnings, New York City’s technology managers were blindsided by the so-called GPS rollover, failing to install simple but necessary upgrades....
21:52 2019-06-27

Realme Buds Wireless Review Realme Buds Wireless are the company's first wireless earphones, and are a promising option for the price. We review these new earphones to find out how good they sound....
02:00 2019-10-04

JAYS m-Seven truly wireless earbuds now available in India JAYS, the Swedish headphone brand has brought its first true wireless earbuds to India, with the new m-Seven, expanding the motion (m) series portfolio.As with most true wireless earbuds, the JAYS m-Seven comes with a charging case that recharges the buds over. However, what sets these apart is the ...
15:00 2019-09-16

Microsoft launches Service Mesh Interface, Visual Studio Code Kubernetes extension 1.0, and Virtual Kubelet 1.0 Microsoft has launched the Service Mesh Interface (SMI) specification, Helm 3 alpha, Visual Studio Code Kubernetes extension 1.0, and Virtual Kubelet 1.0.Read More...
17:26 2019-05-21

PS5 release date news: Is Sony bringing this major PS4 game to next PlayStation and Xbox? With Death Stranding only a few months away from release, PlayStation Spain may have leaked that Kojima’s sci-fi action-adventure will become a cross-generation experience....
09:00 2019-08-10

PS4 FREE Games Update: New download is good news for PlayStation 4 owners and Sony VR PS4 owners have some great news and soon they will be able to play one of the best PlayStation VR games without paying for a VR headset, thanks to this excellent free update....
09:13 2019-05-25

The Last of Us 2 release date reveal: Massive Sony PlayStation news coming this week? New rumours suggest that we're going to see more information on The Last of Us 2 surface in a PlayStation State of Play later this week. Here's what you need to know....
08:52 2019-05-29

Watch: 'Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD' coming to PlayStation 4, Switch Sega has announced that a remastered version of 2006's "Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz" is coming to the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC....
21:26 2019-07-16

PS5 Price and release update: Great news for PlayStation VR following Sony hardware leak If you've been enjoying PlayStation VR on your PS4, you have plenty to look forward to with PlayStation 5's headset if new patents are to be believed....
08:13 2019-07-23

PS4 Free Game WARNING: Download this PlayStation exclusive now today before time runs out PS4 players can download and play one of the best new games coming to the console. But you need to be quick, this PlayStation store exclusive isn't available for that much longer....
07:13 2019-06-23

Watch: New 'Last Of Us Part II,' 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' in Playstation State of Play Sony PlayStation revealed new footage of games "The Last Of Us Part II," "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare," "MLB: The Show 19," VR titles and a "Death Stranding" PS4 bundle in their State of Play live stream Tuesday....
04:13 2019-09-25

PS4 News: PlayStation's big GT Sport rain update coming later today at Nurburgring event? PlayStation exclusive GT Sport could be set to reveal a big new feature later today, with fans of the car racing sim already over the moon following a previous leak....
08:26 2019-06-22

PS4 Games News: Amazing Nintendo Switch, Xbox One game coming to PlayStation soon Chucklefish has announced that we are pretty close to seeing popular tactics game Wargroove launch on PS4 - and it's pretty much the closest you're going to get to Advance Wars on PlayStation....
15:13 2019-07-09

PlayStation studios boss Shawn Layden is latest exec to leave Sony Shawn Layden is leaving Sony Interactive Entertainment. He has spent decades at Sony, but his is just the latest in a string of high-profile departures.Read More...
04:26 2019-10-01

Sony slashes PlayStation Now streaming prices ahead of Google Stadia launch Enlarge (credit: PlayStation) With Google prepping its Stadia streaming service for launch next month, and Microsoft rolling out a Project xCloud steaming test this month, you'd be forgiven for forgetting that Sony has been streaming hundreds of PlayStation games through its PlayStation Now servic...
22:39 2019-10-01

Making wireless communication more energy efficient Omer Tanovic, a PhD candidate in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, joined the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS) because he loves studying theory and turning research questions into solvable math problems. But Omer says that his engineering background...
20:26 2019-07-03

CHEAP: My favorite true wireless earbuds have 31% off — go get ’em Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! There are rafts of true wireless earbuds on the market. You have the fashionable and incredibly popular AirPods. Then you have hardware by well respected companies, like the Sennheiser Momentum. To add more spice...
23:00 2019-10-05

These $70 wireless earbuds raised over $3 million on Indiegogo Loads of fans were immediately taken with Padmates’ PaMu Scroll Wireless Earbuds and Case offering, so taken that they actually pledged over $3 million in Indiegogo funding to get them made. Now, they’re available from TNW Deals -- and right now, they’re over 50 percent off, just $69.99 with this li...
17:13 2019-06-10

Guidemaster: Ars picks the best wireless keyboards you can buy in 2019 Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Sometimes the default just doesn't cut it, and that's often true when it comes to keyboards. Whether you're working on a desktop or a laptop, the keyboard you were given or the keyboard built into the machine may not be the best for your working style. If that...
15:26 2019-05-21

Altice Mobile may have the most affordable wireless deal East coast based cable company offering too good to be true unlimited data/text/voice for $20 to subscribers, $30 to the rest. Best deal we've seen.       ...
06:00 2019-09-18

FCC creates two 'innovation zones' to test next-gen wireless The FCC is backing up its push for next-gen wireless by setting up entire areas devoted to advancing the technology. The agency has created two "innovation zones" in New York City and Salt Lake City that will serve as testbeds for 5G and other wirel......
11:39 2019-09-19

Samsung becomes only the second OEM to support Android Auto Wireless The new Android Auto. The big change is the system bar at the bottom, which can now show tiny app controls. Here are music controls. [credit: Google ] The glacial rollout of anything Andro...
10:00 2019-10-04

Tell us: How good are Grado Labs’ first wireless headphones? Senior Editor Billy Steele knew it was only a matter of time before Grado Labs released a pair of wireless headphones showcasing the company's distinct open backed design and stellar sound quality. When the GW100 was released in March, he approved of......
22:13 2019-07-11

Ordering iPhone 11? The one thing wireless carriers might not want you to know Tuesday’s announcement of the iPhone 11 has led AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon to give over their online front doors to Apple’s marketing materials.       ...
00:52 2019-09-14

Should you let your cable company sell you wireless service, too? Cable operators can beat the rates of the big four wireless carriers. But these offerings also come with gotchas of their own.       ...
15:01 2019-06-29

This Wireless Gaming Headset Is as Good as It Is Cheap It’s rare to see a quality wireless headset be so cheap, but this Corsair HS70 is just that. At $60, this is the lowest price we’ve seen for this particular model....
00:13 2019-05-22

Under Armour True Wireless Flash by JBL Review Review indexDesign | Software and Functionality | Connectivity | Controls | Sound Quality | Battery Life | ConclusionUnder Armour has slowly been making a push in the personal audio space for a good while now, offering an assortment of stuff ranging from your traditional over-the-ear headphones to m...
16:00 2019-05-21

Sennheiser's New Momentum Wireless Are Still King of the Headphones The celebrated sound junkies at Sennheiser have done it again. The company just released the third generation of the widely lauded Momentum Wireless headphones, and thanks to some meaningful upgrades, they’re still the king of the category. Bow down.Read more......
14:26 2019-09-05

Get a Leg Up With the Best Deal On Razer's Mamba Wireless Mouse Razer makes some of the best gaming mice out there, and today, you can pick up the latest wireless Mamba for an all-time low $77. In addition to Razer’s standard RGB backlighting, the highlights here are a 16,000 DPI sensor, seven programmable buttons, and a 50 hour battery....
18:13 2019-10-01

More USB Battery Packs Should Include Qi Wireless Charging Power banks are simple devices. Shopping for them, however, is another story. Dozens of manufacturers sell batteries in a variety of sizes and with any number of different features, so it can be difficult even to know where to start....
03:26 2019-08-08

The Dash-Smart Wireless Bluetooth Earphones The world’s first smart wireless bluetooth earphones are now on market with built in 1000 songs memory as well as body sensors like heartbeat and other movements tracker. The Dash consists of a couple of wireless and isolated stereo earpieces. It is not just a wireless bluetooth earphone but it is a...
18:26 2019-05-21

Stuffcool Stuffbuds Truly Wireless Earphones Review Stuffcool's latest audio product is the affordable Stuffbuds, a pair of truly wireless earphones that are designed to be compact and light. But are they any good? We review to find out....
21:13 2019-08-09

AKG N400 true wireless earbuds could be in the works The true wireless earbud market is heating up with most major players having at least one entry into the field at this point, and now it looks like AKG will be joining the race.A leak caught by XDA Developers has found mention of two new AKG headphones as well as a pair of true wireless earbuds in t...
03:13 2019-07-09

Mophie's 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Pad Isn't AirPower, But It'll Have to Do [Updated] When Apple announced that its promised multi-device AirPower charging pad was officially been canceled, people immediately began wondering what might take its place. After all, just because Apple had given up, that didn’t mean people didn’t want a simple and convenient way to recharge a range of Ap...
00:26 2019-08-10

dbell: Smart Wireless Wi-Fi Video Doorbell dbell, the smart video doorbell enables you to check who is at the door from your smartphone. You can monitor it from your tablet, PC or TV. Every time when a visitor press the doorbell the wireless and Wi-Fi connected dbell lets you answer the door. It is a high quality solution for security and al...
18:26 2019-05-21

The FCC approves Ossia’s wireless charging tech Ossia, the Seattle-based company developing technology that transmits power at a distance, revealed that several of its products have received FCC approval.Read More...
07:26 2019-06-28

Sennheiser debuts its first wireless gaming headset, the GSP 670 During Computex last week, Sennheiser gave media a sneak peek at its first wireless gaming headset, the GSP 670, slated to ship starting at the beginning of next month. The GSP 670 retails for €349 (about $393), significantly pricier then other popular wireless gaming headsets (as well as its wired ...
07:26 2019-06-07

How to connect a wireless mouse to your Mac computer in 2 different ways jannoon028/Shutterstock You can connect a wireless mouse to your Mac in a few different ways, the two most common being via Bluetooth or via a USB dongle. Depending on the type of mouse you have, you may need to sync your wireless mouse using your Mac's Bluetooth menu. Visit Business Insider's home...
23:39 2019-10-08

The best wireless headphones available in India for September 2019 Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best wireless and Bluetooth headphones you can buy in India in 2019.Wireless headphones have been around for a long time now, but the concept received a great push when Apple ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack. While they offer a lot of convenience thanks to th...
11:52 2019-09-17

CHEAP: Get comfy with Logitech’s wireless keyboard at 42% off If you use a desktop computer, you know all about the joys of a full-sized keyboard. And if you’re using a laptop, you’re probably itching to get a keyboard that’s truly comfortable. Look no further, Logitech‘s funky K350 wireless keyboard is selling for just $32.38, down from $60. The keyboard feat...
07:39 2019-06-24

T-Mobile's Legere named best U.S. wireless CEO, fourth best overall We've often praised T-Mobile CEO John Legere for leading the carrier's amazing turnaround that has made it the fastest growing and most innovative of the four major U.S. carriers. Today, T-Mobile announced that the executive has received some recognition from the Glassdoor website. Based on an onlin...
20:39 2019-06-19

How China, Brexit, and the US derailed global 5G wireless With old trade wars reigniting and new ones being invented, telecommunications is faced with an existential crisis. To survive, it must establish a global standard for a globe that no longer seems to want one....
00:39 2019-08-17

Boat Airdopes 411 Truly Wireless Earphones Review The Boat Airdopes 411 offers a healthy mix of features such as Bluetooth 5, IPX4 sweatproofing, and a compact charging case - all at just Rs. 2,999. Does it sound good enough to make it worth......
14:26 2019-08-28

10 wireless earbud options that cost way less than AirPods About three years ago, Apple released its first wireless earbuds: the trendy, convenient, and compact AirPods. They may not have been the first wireless earbuds to hit the scene, but they quickly took over the market and have remained at the top for years. Here’s the thing, though: not only do AirPo...
00:00 2019-10-06

Siggraph 2019 showed why wireless VR all but demands 5G or Wi-Fi 6 The annual computer graphics trade show was packed with demos using wired VR headsets, as current-gen Wi-Fi can't deliver acceptable fidelity or latency.Read More...
20:26 2019-08-02

How Ikea's New Wireless Speaker Compares to the Sonos One It felt confusing and excited when Ikea released two new speakers built by Sonos. They’re a little weird-looking, first of all. (One speaker is also a lamp!) But what’s really extraordinary is that Ikea is now selling a full-fledged Sonos speaker for $100. (It doubles as a shelf!) We tested this new...
00:26 2019-08-10

UE Boom 2: World’s best Wireless Bluetooth Speakers UE Boom 2 is a waterproof wireless Bluetooth speaker. It is the revised and better version of prior UE Boom Bluetooth speakers. Ultimate Ears (shortly named UE) is an earphone and speaker manufacturer company based in America. UE Boom was first acme to market in May, 2013. However in September 2015,...
18:26 2019-05-21

There's Something More Powerful Than Qi Wireless Charging and It Could Soon Power Your Blender My kitchen is cramped, and chances are yours is too. That’s why the Wireless Power Consortium is pushing its new Ki cordless kitchen standard at IFA—so one day we can power all our kitchen appliances directly from the countertop. Read more......
20:13 2019-09-07

Are You Ready for Amazon or Comcast to Be the Next Big Wireless Carrier? While the T-Mobile–Sprint merger still hasn’t gotten the green light from the Justice Department, the FCC has already approved the deal and as part of the FCC’s stipulations, T-Mobile/Sprint would be forced to sell off Boost Mobile. However, the more important question is trying to figure out which ...
20:26 2019-05-31

Save on ROG Strix Fusion 500 Virtual 7.1 LED Gaming Headset with Hi-Fi Grade ESS DAC, ESS Amplifier, Digital Microphone and Aura Sync RGB Lighting and more Save on ROG Strix Fusion 500 Virtual 7.1 LED Gaming Headset with Hi-Fi Grade ESS DAC, ESS Amplifier, Digital Microphone and Aura Sync RGB Lighting and more...
17:52 2019-07-31

PS Plus June 2019 free games deal: New PlayStation Plus offer is great news for PS4 owners PlayStation Plus is gearing up to reveal a new selection of free games, but there's also another excellent offer available to new and existing subscribers....
23:00 2019-05-28

PS4 Shock Update: PlayStation's next State of Play for July teased by Sony Japan event? Could Sony be getting ready to announce a new State of Play in order to line up with a special Japanese event taking place in July? Here's what we know so far....
10:39 2019-06-24

Sony cuts PlayStation Now cloud video game service price in half to $9.99 monthly Sony is reducing by half the monthly price of its PlayStation Now video game streaming service to $9.99. It's also adding 'Grand Theft Auto V.'       ...
15:00 2019-10-01

PS Plus June 2019 Free Games News as PlayStation excellent Sky Sports deal nearly runs out PLAYSTATION Plus is gearing up to reveal a new selection of free PS Plus games, but there's also another excellent offer available to new and existing subscribers who want to watch the Aston Villa vs Derby Championship play-off game....
15:13 2019-05-27

PS4 Games Shock: Big News as PlayStation exclusive leak hints at new 2019 release date Sony PlayStation might be absent from E3 2019, but there's still good news for one PS4 exclusive, as a new leak hints at a possible 2019 release date....
17:00 2019-06-09

PS Plus June 2019: Huge PS4 Game Deals revealed ahead of next PlayStation Plus free games PlayStation 4 owners have been given an unexpected boost as Sony's EU PlayStation store announced double discounts on the eve of a new selection of free games with PS Plus....
16:13 2019-05-29

PS4 game fans treated to amazing new Crash Bandicoot level, made in PlayStation's Dreams PlayStation's PS4 exclusive Dreams is the gift that keeps on giving. This time the community have only gone and made one of the most realistic Crash Bandicoot remake you'll ever see....
15:13 2019-07-09

Sony faces Australian Government lawsuit for 'illegal' PlayStation Store refund policy The nature of refunds on digital marketplaces has been an ongoing area of contention for some time now, as their global availability has lead them to, on occasion, come up against the local law of certain countries.Today, Sony has been accused by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (A...
08:39 2019-05-29

PS4 game release date WARNING: Sony exclusive missing from PlayStation 4 2019 lineup PlayStation fans hoping to see the Last of Us Part 2 in 2019 have been dealt a significant blow. On the upside it doesn't look like the release date will be too far behind....
08:26 2019-07-19

PS Plus August 2019: Great news for PlayStation Plus fans ahead of free PS4 games reveal PS Plus August 2019 is coming soon, but if you need to renew, good news, a retailer has pushed a good deal on 12 month PlayStation Plus subscription - and you could save money if you buy now. Here's what you need to know....
20:26 2019-07-22

How 5G could improve augmented reality We all know by now that 5G is going to be a big deal. The next generation mobile network will provide ubiquitous gigabit connection speeds, extremely low latency and unrestricted capacity.In fact, it’s rather difficult to imagine a modern industry that won’t be positively affected by 5...
12:13 2019-06-01

Red Sox can’t hide from their sad Yankees reality It was only a week ago that the dream seemed possible. The Red Sox had crept within eight games of the Yankees in the AL East, having bludgeoned them in the first three games of a four-game set at Fenway Park. Now, it seems like a fantasy. The Red Sox haven’t won since last Saturday......
21:39 2019-08-03

Mets’ new reality is sadly here This was, in its way, as bad a harbinger of what’s to come for the Mets as anything else. There was no drama this time, no tragic plot twist tinged with a little sitcom. There never was a lead to blow: early, late, in-between. Most of the energy in evidence on the field was generated......
08:26 2019-07-04

A Reality Check for Sea Ranch Demographic shifts. Climate change. The internet. “Sea Ranch is changing, like our society,” said the architect Mary Griffin. “We simply can’t build the way we did even 20 years ago.”...
22:52 2019-06-11

The Rock and Under Armour cook up true wireless earbuds The tag team partners of Dwanye Johnson and Under Armour have teamed up again for a new product in their collaborative line. the activewear company announced today the Project Rock True Wireless In-Ear Headphones. The fitness-focused earbuds are desi......
05:52 2019-06-01

How 'network slicing' may determine the success or failure of 5G Wireless As 5G-branded services are rolling out, perhaps the most critical issue pertaining to 5G Wireless as a whole is unresolved: Will enterprise customers be given the power to manage the networks that run their applications?...
17:00 2019-08-12

Apple AirPod alternatives: These are the best true wireless earbuds around Headphone cables are falling out of fashion, but wireless audio sounds better than ever, compression formats for Bluetooth 5.0 are more reliable, flagship smartphones are shipping without headphone jacks, and listeners of all kinds are starting to see the benefits of cordless audio. True wireless ea...
13:52 2019-08-12

T-Mobile, Sprint considering divesting wireless spectrum: sources U.S. wireless carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp are considering divesting wireless spectrum, according to two sources familiar with the matter, as the companies work to gain regulatory approval for their merger....
22:26 2019-05-30

SteelSeries made the ideal wireless headphones for the Switch The Nintendo Switch has a lot going for it, but it's no friend to wireless headphones. After launching without Bluetooth support, Nintendo eventually enabled support for wireless headphones that rely on USB dongles — a nice feature, but one tha......
21:13 2019-09-03

Jaybird Vista review: The best true wireless buds under $200 For any truly wireless earbuds to be worth a damn, they need to be comfortable, sound great, and fit securely. Jaybird's new Vista buds ($180) hit all those benchmarks — and more. They're fully waterproof and sweatproof. They're incredibly ligh......
23:26 2019-08-10

Apple might have disabled bilateral wireless charging on its new iPhones Apple's new iPhones may include a hidden feature. Citing "reliable sources," frequent Apple leaker Sonny Dickson says all three new iPhone models include the necessary hardware for bilateral charging, a feature that would allow the phones to wireless......
23:13 2019-09-13

Adidas has two new wireless headphones that can improve your 100m dash Adidas has announced that its releasing two new wireless headphone models in collaboration with Zound Industries, the audio technology developer behind Urbanears and Marshall Headphones. Comprising a pair of wireless earbuds and wireless over-ear headphones, the new Bluetooth-enabled range is d...
05:13 2019-09-04

These wireless headphones are great for running—and they're at their lowest price These bone-conducting headphones from AfterShokz are great for running and are at their lowest price on Amazon.       ...
05:00 2019-10-10

Wireless Super Nintendo controller appears in FCC database A wireless Super Nintendo controller is coming for the Nintendo Switch, and that likely means we are getting the company's 16-bit classics as well.Read More...
16:26 2019-08-13

The new Sennheiser Momentum Wireless headphones are (almost) impossible to lose The latest iteration of the Sennheiser Momentum Wireless headphones are here, after an IFA 2019 announcement that showed off the new smart features and voice assistant capability for the premium audio kit – as well as a built-in Tile tracker to stop you misplacing the headphones by accident.T...
21:52 2019-09-06

Are Samsung’s Galaxy Buds the wireless headphones you’ve dreamed of? While Samsung has dabbled in true wireless headphones before, this year it finally released a set designed specifically for its Galaxy lineup: the Galaxy Buds. The $130 headphones include many standard features like a charging case, on-board controls......
18:00 2019-08-22

Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case Review As the saying goes, there are two types of people in this world: those who find the AirPods comfortable to wear, and those who just can't get them to stay in their ears. If you happen to be in the first group, you'll probably want to know about the second-generation AirPods, which are now available ...
16:00 2019-05-21

Earthquake tests new wireless network in far-flung Alaska ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A major earthquake that rocked Alaska proved to be a trial run in the state’s largest city for a new national wireless network dedicated to first responders. Anchorage Police Chief Justin Doll and other commanders had just signed on to test the FirstNet network on thei...
08:26 2019-06-13

Sticker sensor monitors your body using wireless power Wearable body sensors have a common problem: they need power and antennas, and all that equipment leads to bulky devices that influence your behavior. Stanford researchers, however, have developed a system that could be almost imperceptible. Their Bo......
05:00 2019-08-17

Amazon Sidewalk is a wireless protocol that can reach up to a mile away Amazon announced Sidewalk, a new wireless protocol that operates on the 900MHz spectrum. Also in tow? Fetch, a connected dog collar accessory.Read More...
06:26 2019-09-26

An exhaustive look at Oculus Quest’s first day of great, wireless VR software Enlarge (credit: Oculus / Aurich Lawson) Three weeks ago, I had many positive things to say in my Oculus Quest VR system review. It's wireless, it's simple to use, and it runs on the bleeding edge of just powerful enough for engrossing "six degrees of freedom" (6DOF) virtual reality. Thankfully, t...
18:52 2019-05-22

This £50 A3 wireless inkjet printer deal is a real steal If you want a printer, have the desk space and £100 to spare, then consider investing in the Brother MFC-J5730DW all-in-one wireless A3 inkjet printer. Until the end of July, you can claim a £50 cashback, wihch will bring the price down to £49.95. Plus, it gets even better as you get ...
17:00 2019-07-11

Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto: Which cars have it and which ones are getting it? Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have sparked significant tech upgrades in cars, but most models require a USB connection.       ...
12:39 2019-08-16

CHEAP: HAHAHAHAHA. There’s 80% discount on the JBL Under Armour Sports Wireless Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Running is great fun, but if you want to keep your running tempo going, you’ll need some catchy music. Unfortunately, regular earphones might not do the trick. That’s why you should opt for a wireless sports earp...
23:13 2019-08-18

Amazon is discounting Sennheiser's Momentum 2.0 Wireless headphones by $280 Sennheiser The Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 Wireless are some of the best wireless over-ear headphones you can buy. They have a great design, a premium build, and excellent sound quality. On Amazon, the headphones are available for less than half their normal price, so you can get a pair for $219. We do...
07:13 2019-08-09

Retro Nostalgia Goes Wireless With the First Bluetooth Cassette Player Nostalgia tends to focus on the best parts of our memories, glossing over things we’ve worked hard to forget. It turns out there are lots of good reasons we left audio cassettes behind, but if you’re determined to keep the dead format alive, you can now enjoy your music in less than CD quality throu...
19:00 2019-07-03

Bowers & Wilkins unveils flagship PX7 wireless headphones After filling out its wireless Formation lineup, Bowers & Wilkins is turning its attention back to headphones. The British manufacturer -- best known for its decadent home speakers -- unveiled four options today including a successor to the PX, i......
03:26 2019-09-20

Apple and Google are the top two valuable brands in wireless tech Quick. Name the most valuable brand name in the world. Apple? nope. Google? That answer is so 2018. According to the 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands rankings computed by WPP and Kantar, Amazon is the most valuable brand with a value of $315 billion. Since the report considers Amazon ...
04:01 2019-06-24

Apple and Google are the top two most valuable brands in wireless tech Quick. Name the most valuable brand name in the world. Apple? nope. Google? That answer is so 2018. According to the 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands rankings computed by WPP and Kantar, Amazon is the most valuable brand with a value of $315 billion. Since the report considers Amazon ...
08:13 2019-06-24

The best wireless headphones 2019: our pick of the best ways to cut the cord Best Wireless (Bluetooth) Headphones: Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best wireless and Bluetooth headphones you can buy in 2019.Years ago, we might've tried to dissuade you from buying a pair of wireless headphones. At the time, the technology had issues with wireless connectivity ove...
02:26 2019-06-20

Verizon Adds Wireless Customers but Profit Slips Verizon Communications added more wireless customers in the second quarter than some analysts expected as the carrier stepped up its promotions and pushed to bring faster 5G wireless service to more cities....
14:00 2019-08-01

Dish's Ergen Defends Company's Wireless Plans Dish Network Chairman Charlie Ergen defended the company’s expansion into phone service, as questions about how it will pay for the wireless ambitions have weighed on Dish’s stock price....
01:26 2019-08-07

LG’s first true wireless earbuds come with a germ-killing case Most people don't clean their earbuds anywhere near as much as they should to keep them free of germs, bacteria and unsightly earwax. And while they won't do all the cleaning themselves, LG's latest pair of headphones do have a nifty trick up their s......
00:26 2019-10-03

Huawei Ban Threatens Wireless Service in Rural Areas Many small carriers depend on inexpensive equipment from the Chinese company. Now they must rethink expansion plans, and perhaps replace existing gear....
11:26 2019-05-25

Audeze's $900 wireless earbuds are made for true audiophiles Have you got $900 burning a hole in your pocket? If so, you might want to check out the latest wireless earbuds from Audeze, which promise true audiophile sound combined with the convenience of Bluetooth connectivity.The Audeze LCD-i3 wireless earphones go on sale from September 23 for $899 / £...
12:00 2019-09-12

Cord-Cutting Hits AT&T Again While Wireless, Media Grow AT&T lost nearly one million pay-TV customers in the second quarter as cord cutting continued, while the company’s wireless and media businesses helped to offset the losses....
13:13 2019-07-24

Deal: Bose SoundSport wireless earphones are 15% off at Walmart Bose recently announced a trio of headphones, but none seem to be aimed at the entry-level market, so the SoundSport wireless earphones are still a great option for those who can't afford to pay at least $200 on a pair of headphones.Designed for comfort and stability, the Bose SoundSport earphones f...
14:26 2019-06-01

Save 70% on this wireless charging pad for your iPhone and Apple Watch The first time you set your phone on a wireless charging pad, it’s near magical. But you’ll soon come to realize that most of these Qi-compatible pads can only charge one device at once. Bummer. Considering all the latest and greatest Apple products can be wirelessly charged now (iPhone 8 and up, Ai...
16:39 2019-10-01

These $99 wireless earbuds get 8 more hours battery life than AirPods The xFyro ARIA earbuds were designed by some of audio’s finest award-winning engineers, leading to a product that’s a true passion project for fidelity addicts. And when you look at what the ARIA earbuds can do, a pair of numbers jump out....
15:00 2019-06-18

Portronics Dynamo Wireless Speaker Launched in India Portronics has launched its latest wireless speaker, the Dynamo, which can be wirelessly linked to a second Dynamo speaker for what the company calls 'truly wireless' connectivity....
13:39 2019-08-06

AT&T wireless business grows but premium TV subscribers decline AT&T Inc exceeded analyst expectations on Wednesday for net wireless subscribers who pay a monthly bill, as it eked out some growth in a saturated market and continued to bundle media content from Time Warner into new wireless plans....
15:26 2019-07-24

IFROGZ Airtime hands-on: True wireless on a budget We know that true wireless earbuds are accessible on just about any budget, but they typically have some caveats about them, especially those that are priced below $100. From ZAGG, the company known for the line of InivisibleShield screen protectors, as well as some neat Bluetooth keyboards for mobi...
20:52 2019-06-27

Tesla launches a pricey wireless charging pad for the Model 3 Tesla is expanding its range of phone accessories with an official in-car wireless phone charging pad for the Model 3. The charger is available today and is compatible with Qi-enabled phones including the iPhone 8 and above, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and......
18:13 2019-06-04

May was an awful month for video game sales as the world prepares for the next PlayStation and Xbox — here were the best-selling games Bethesda Video game sales in May 2019 were down 13% compared to the same period of last year, according to data from the NPD Group. This was the video game industry's worst sales performance for the month of May since 2013, which came about six months before the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One were rele...
00:39 2019-06-20

The Mountain West had a moment in the sun. Then reality set in. On Saturday afternoon, the Mountain West stood 7-5 against Power Five teams this season, with four such games either underway or about to get underway....
00:26 2019-09-16

Augmented Reality Is Now in Your Phone, Eyeglasses and Car If you dodged real-world trash cans to chase virtual monsters during the Pokemon Go craze, you experienced augmented reality. Sixty years after fighter pilots used the precursor to AR technology, the ability to view the world enhanced with digital imagery is now available in the dashboard of your ca...
07:52 2019-07-24

Securing the new reality: why AR and VR security should be a top priority Organisations and consumers alike are excited by the new services and experiences promised by Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR). In hospitals, for example, medical students are already using AR headsets to improve the depth and effectiveness of their training. Looking to the future, me...
12:26 2019-05-24

Graphic Novels That Twist Reality This Way and That In his latest Graphic Content column Ed Park looks at Daria Tessler’s “Cult of the Ibis” and “Tumult,” by John Harris Dunning and Michael Kennedy — two surreal adventures....
17:52 2019-07-31

The Ruthless Reality of Amazon's One-Day Shipping Amazon has rapidly expanded its internal shipping services as the company shifts toward one-day delivery shipping from its default two-day shipping service. The company is pledging to spend $800 million this quarter to achieve one-day delivery as the default shipping option for all prime members. Bu...
17:39 2019-06-14

There is no sugarcoating this grim Jets’ reality PHILADELPHIA — If we’re being honest here, the Jets have little (to no) chance of defeating the Eagles on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. I know it. You know it. The Jets know it. The Eagles know it. Here are, however, a few things that might give the Jets (0-3) a chance of upsetting the......
13:52 2019-10-06

MLB’s complex reality is told by these numbers Wednesday provided a night of zeroes. That is not meant to invoke the absence of heroes, rather literally multiple storylines tied to “00s.” Since we have 10 fingers we tend to fixate on round numbers — which is why it sounds and feels much better that Pete Alonso reached 50 homers, rather than stop...
04:26 2019-09-22

Why Pricing Carbon Is Still More Theory Than Reality It’s an idea that’s been around for more than two decades: To slow climate change, make polluters pay for the damage they cause. Worldwide, more than 50 nations, states and cities have adopted what’s known as carbon pricing. The approach is held up by environmentalists, politicians and even many oil...
19:26 2019-09-27

If Facebook owns reality, it'll be impossible to opt out Facebook is developing augmented reality glasses -- but that's not the wildest bit of future tech the company revealed during today's Oculus Connect keynote. For these coming AR headsets, Facebook is building a virtual Earth, and it expects all of us......
09:13 2019-09-26

Americans think 1-in-4 are gay or lesbian, five times reality Americans believe that nearly a quarter of the nation is gay or lesbian, and women and younger people think nearly 3-in-10 are LGBT, according to a new survey....
22:13 2019-06-27

Unlock Qi's Aesthetic Potential With These Disguised Wireless Charging Pads Wireless charging is one of those features that only seems moderately cool...until you start using it, become addicted, and can’t ever go back to old-fashioned cables. Trouble is, wireless chargers aren’t exactly pretty, and they take up valuable space on your desk, night stand, or end table that yo...
05:39 2019-09-20

Sony unveils WF-1000XM3 truly wireless noise-cancelling earbuds Following the smashing success of Sony’s flagship noise-cancelling cans – the WH-1000XM3 – the Japanese tech giant is adding another member to the family in the form of true wireless headphones.The similarly named Sony WF-1000XM3 brings much of the over-ear variant’s...
13:26 2019-07-05

Sony's WI-1000XM2 wireless headphones will block out your noisy neighbors Sony has unveiled the latest headphones in its immensely popular wireless neckband range, the Sony WI-1000XM2, at IFA 2019. The new earphones come with a newly-developed noise-cancelling processor, which means that they'll block out more environment sound than ever before – no more ...
15:39 2019-09-05

Jabra's Elite 75t true wireless earbuds are smaller and last longer I haven't been shy about my affinity for Jabra's Elite 65t. They're solid all-around true wireless earbuds and they cost significantly less than a lot of the competition. Do they sound as good as some of those $300 units from the likes of Sony and Se......
23:00 2019-09-05

Kia made a tiny Faraday cage to protect your wireless key from thieves Many existing keyless entry systems aren't secure, but few people are likely to replace their cars just to reduce the chances of a determined thief making off with their ride. Kia UK has an official stopgap solution, though. It's taking a cue from......
09:26 2019-07-04

Apple's latest AirPods and wireless charging case are $30 off on Amazon Apple's AirPods with the wireless charging case are $30 off on Amazon. That puts them at $170, the lowest price we've seen all year and a deal that doesn't come around often. Apple's AirPods have consistently reviewed well, and by some accounts, they......
18:26 2019-09-17

Sony's WI-1000XM2 wireless earbuds caters to the neckband crowd Sony's 1000XM3 duo offers stellar sound and powerful noise cancellation in both over-ear and true wireless options. The 1000X line also includes a set of neckband-style wireless earbuds, the WI-1000X. Here at IFA, the company debuted the next version......
19:52 2019-09-06

New Oculus wireless VR device called ‘Quest’ shows potential It’s been five years since Facebook shelled out $2 billion to buy Oculus — and finally, the virtual-reality startup has produced a device that may grab the attention of more than just tech geeks. The $400 Oculus Quest is the company’s fourth headset, but the first that is completely wireless. This e...
05:26 2019-07-06