News Archive

June, 2013
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Thursday, June 27, 2013

Unity Engine Coming to Tizen Operating System. Tizen  Unity
[2:50 pm]

Unity Technologies Ports Game Engine to Tizen OS

AMD Confident in Delivering Enough Chips for PlayStation 4, Xbox One Chips. AMD  Microsoft  Sony  Xbox One  PlayStation 4  Business  Xbox  PlayStation  Orbis  Durango  Radeon  GCN  Jaguar  x86
[2:11 pm]

AMD: We Will Have No Problems Meeting Demand for Console APUs

Microsoft Xbox One Cracked Opened: First Photos of Hardware Inside Xbox One Emerge. Microsoft  Xbox One  Xbox  AMD  Jaguar  Fusion  Radeon  GCN  Durango
[1:21 pm]

First Images of Xbox One Hardware Reveal Simple Mainboard Design, Massive AMD Chip

Google Develops Game Console, Wrist Watch Powered by Android – Report. google  android  xbox  playstation  wii  wii u  Microsoft  apple  Nintendo  sony  Apple TV
[10:59 am]

Google to Offer Android-Based Gaming Device, Smartwatch


Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Intel’s Havok Releases Free End-to-End Mobile 3D Game Engine. Havok  Intel  iOS  Android  Tizen  Apple  Google  Linux
[2:37 pm]

Havok Unveils Project Anarchy 3D Game Engine for Mobile

Second-Generation Kinect for Windows to Cost Developers $399. Kinect  Kinect for Windows  Microsoft  Xbox  Xbox One
[2:30 pm]

Microsoft Begins to Take Pre-Orders on Kinect 2 for Windows DevKit

Razer Offers Free Utility to Enable 7.1-Audio on Stereo Headphones. Razer
[2:20 pm]

Razer Upgrades Any Stereo Headphones to 7.1 Gaming Surround Sound with Free Utility

Sony Sacrificed Motion-Sensing Camera to Offer Lower Launch Price of PlayStation 4 - Report. Sony  PlayStation 4  Playstation  Microsoft  Xbox One  Kinect  Business  Xbox
[2:12 pm]

Sony Dropped Motion-Sensing Camera from PS4 Bundle to Beat Microsoft on Price

Nvidia Delays Shield Game Console Due to a Bug. Nvidia  Tegra  Shield  Android  Google  Grid  Geforce
[2:03 pm]

Nvidia to Postpone Release of Shield by a Month


Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Barnes & Noble to Discontinue Own Brand Nook Tablets. B&N  Nook  Business  Barnes & Noble  E-Book
[2:00 pm]

B&N to Team Up with Third Parties for Future Nook Tablets

Sony Introduces Google Android-Based SmartWatch 2 with NFC. Sony  SmartWatch  Google  Android
[8:25 am]

Sony Unveils Companion Device for Google Android Smartphones and Tablets


Monday, June 24, 2013

Sony PlayStation 4 Relies on FreeBSD Operating System – Report. Sony  PlayStation 4  Orbis  Playstation
[2:46 pm]

Sony’s PS4 Uses FreeBSD-Derived Operating System

Amazon Lists 27th of November as Xbox One Launch Date. Microsoft  Amazon  Xbox  Xbox One  Durango
[11:17 am]

Microsoft Denies Revealing Xbox One Launch Date to Retailers

Imagination Technologies Develops HEVC Video Encoder. Imagination Technologies  Imagination  PowerVR  HEVC  4K  UHD  UHDTV
[9:11 am]

First PowerVR Series5 Multi-Standard Video Cores Provide Highly-Scalable Solution for 4K Ultra HD


Friday, June 21, 2013

Sony PlayStation 4 Release Date Gets Announced by Retailer. sony  playstation  playstation 4  orbis
[5:52 am]

Sony PlayStation 4 Due In Mid-November in Europe


Thursday, June 20, 2013

Intel Is Experimenting with Smart Watch Device – Chief Technology Officer. Intel  Apple  Microsoft  Google  Samsung  LG Electronics  LG  iWatch
[2:30 pm]

Intel Confirms Work on Smart Watch, Does Not Reveal Details

Nintendo: It Is Not Easy to Cut The Price of Wii U. Nintendo  Wii  Wii U  Business
[2:20 pm]

Nintendo Still Reluctant to Cut Wii U Prices

EA DICE to Optimize Frostbite 3 Engine for AMD Hardware. AMD  DICE  Electronic Arts  Fusion  Jaguar  Radeon  ATI  GCN  Business
[2:10 pm]

AMD Starts to Receive Fruits from Next-Gen Console Design Wins

Microsoft “Prepared” to Lower Xbox One Price in 2014 – Analyst. Microsoft  Sony  PlayStation  Xbox  Xbox One  PlayStation 4  Kinect
[9:59 am]

Opinions About Sales of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Are Mixed

Nvidia Cuts Pricing of Shield Game Console Ahead of Commercial Release. Nvidia  Tegra  Shield  Android  Google  Grid  Geforce
[8:01 am]

Nvidia Reduces Pricing of Shield to $299


Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Sony to Consider Spinning Off Entertainment Division – Chief Executive. Sony  Business
[2:00 pm]

Sony May Partly Spin-Off Entertainment Business Unit

Microsoft Ditches Xbox One’s DRM and Always-Online Policies Following Critics from Gamers. Microsoft  Xbox One  Xbox  Durango  Business
[9:35 am]

After Facing Rage from Gamers, Microsoft Reverses Its Xbox One DRM Policies


Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Sony: We Have No Plans to Cut PlayStation 3 Plans Just Yet. Sony  PlayStation  Business
[2:29 pm]

Sony May Not Cut PS3 Pricing Ahead of PlayStation 4 Launch


Monday, June 17, 2013

Oculus VR Raises $16 Million in Funding from Venture Capital Funds. Oculus VR  Oculus Rift  Business
[2:57 pm]

Venture Capitalists Invest into Oculus VR Virtual Reality Platform

Sony Ups PlayStation 4 Internal Shipments Projections. Sony  PlayStation 4  Orbis  PlayStation
[8:08 am]

Sony: Demand for PlayStation 4 Will Exceed Supply


Friday, June 14, 2013

Ubisoft: No More Nintendo Wii U Exclusive Games Until More Consoles Are Sold. Ubisoft  Wii  Wii U  Business
[2:18 am]

Ubisoft Wants Broader Installed Based of Wii U to Justify Exclusive Titles


Thursday, June 13, 2013

Oculus VR Demonstrates Full-HD Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Helmet. Oculus VR  Oculus Rift
[2:05 pm]

New Oculus Rift Prototype Gets 1920*1080 Resolution

Sony: PlayStation 4 Can Offload Computing to the Cloud. Sony  Playstation  PlayStation 4  Orbis  AMD  ATI  Jaguar  GCN  Fusion  Radeon  Microsoft  Xbox One
[12:29 pm]

Game Developers May Use Cloud Computing to Bolster PS4 Games


Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Pre-Orders of Microsoft Xbox One and Sony PlayStation 4 Are Record Breaking in Blockbuster. Microsoft  Sony  AMD  Nvidia  PlayStation 4  Xbox One  Playstation  Xbox  Jaguar  Radeon  GCN  Fusion  Geforce
[1:56 pm]

Core Gamers Eager to Get Next-Generation Game Consoles Faster

Next-Generation Game Consoles Good for Evolution of PC Gaming - Nvidia. Microsoft  Sony  AMD  Nvidia  PlayStation 4  Xbox One  Playstation  Xbox  Jaguar  Radeon  GCN  Fusion  Geforce
[12:28 pm]

With Direct3D 11.1/OpenGL 4.3 Functionality and Heterogeneous Computing, Next-Gen Consoles Will Give PC Gaming a Boost

LG Teams Up with Ubitus Team Up for Cloud Gaming Service for LG Smart TVs. LG  LG Electronics  Ubitus  GameNow
[11:22 am]

LG and Ubitus Introduce GameNow Cloud Gaming Service for LG Smart TVs


Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Amazon: Demand for Microsoft Xbox One Is Unprecedented. Microsoft  Xbox One  Xbox  Xbox Next  Durango
[2:44 pm]

Pre-Orders of Microsoft Xbox One Set Up Records

Sony PlayStation 4 to Be Region Free, Used Games Will Not Be Restricted– Company. Sony  Playstation  PlayStation 4  Orbis  AMD  ATI  Jaguar  GCN  Fusion  Radeon
[1:39 pm]

Sony Will Not Implement Region Locks into PS4, Will Leave DRM Decisions to Third Parties

BlueStacks’ GamePop Console Set to Bring Top Apple iOS, Google Android Games to TVs. BlueStacks  GamePop  Apple  iOS  Google  Android  HDTV  Business
[11:33 am]

New Console to Deliver Enable Mobile Games on TVs

Microsoft Debuts Redesigned Xbox 360 As Life-to-Date Sales Hit 76 Million. Microsoft  Xbox  Xbox One
[10:50 am]

Microsoft Reaffirms Its Commitment to Xbox 360 Gaming Platform with New Model


Monday, June 10, 2013

Sony Reveals Design, Price and Launch Timeframe for PlayStation 4. Sony  Playstation  PlayStation 4  Orbis  AMD  ATI  Jaguar  GCN  Fusion  Radeon
[11:40 am]

Sony PlayStation 4 to Be Available in Europe and U.S. Later This Year

Apple Announces iTunes Radio Service with 200 Stations. apple  ios  iphone  ipad  ipod  Mac  Macintosh
[3:54 am]

Apple Rivals, Pandora Music with iTunes Radio

Microsoft Announces Xbox One Pricing, Availability Timeframe. Microsoft  Xbox One  Xbox  Xbox Next  Durango
[2:50 am]

Microsoft Xbox One to Ship This November in 21 Countries


Friday, June 7, 2013

Apple to Launch Free iRadio at WWDC Next Week. Apple  iOS  iPhone  iPad  iPod
[9:15 am]

Apple to Sell Audio Ads to Support iRadio


Thursday, June 6, 2013

Microsoft Xbox One Will Allow to Share, Resell Games, But Only Under Microsoft Supervision. Microsoft  Xbox One  Xbox Next  Durango  Business
[2:40 pm]

Microsoft to Provide Sophisticated Game Sharing Capabilities, But Will Limit Usage of Old Games

Microsoft Xbox One Will Require Online Checks Every 24 Hours. Microsoft  Xbox One  Xbox  Xbox Next  Durango
[2:03 pm]

Microsoft Xbox One Will Perform Licensing Checks Every Day


Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Intel Announces Thunderbolt 2: 20Mb/s Bandwidth for 4K UHD Video Transfer and Display. Intel  Apple  Thunderbolt  Falcon Ridge  LaCie  Macintosh  4K  UHD  UHDTV
[2:35 pm]

Intel Thunderbolt 2 Doubles Bandwidth for Next-Generation Video

Asus VivoMouse Blends Mouse, Touchpad and Remote Controller. ASUS  VivoMouse  VivoPC
[2:30 pm]

Asus Introduces Innovative and Stylish Mouse for Media Center PC

Intel Capital Fund to Accelerate Human-Like Senses on Computing Devices. Intel  Core  Ultrabook  Perceptual Computing  Haswell
[2:15 pm]

Intel Capital creates a $100-million Intel Capital Experiences and Perceptual Computing Fund

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Tab 3 10.1” with Intel Atom “Clover Trail+” Inside. Samsung  Galaxy Tab  Intel  Atom  Clover Trail  Clovertrail  32nm  Google  Android
[2:05 pm]

Samsung Selects Intel’s Tablet Platform to Power Flagship Galaxy Tab Slate

Asus Considerably Improves Displays on Affordable MeMo Pad Tablets. ASUS  MeMo Pad  Google  Android  Intel  Atom  Mediatek  ARM  Cortex
[2:00 pm]

Asus Installs High-Definition and Full High-Definition Displays on MeMo Pad Slates

Creative Introduces Senz3D Interactive Gesture Camera. Creative  Creative Labs  Creative Technology  Intel  Senz3D
[10:51 am]

Creative and Intel Team Up for Senz3D Gesture Camera


Monday, June 3, 2013

Next-Generation Game Consoles to Cost $349 - $399 – Analyst. Sony  Playstation  PlayStation 4  Xbox One  Orbis  Microsoft  Xbox  Durango  AMD  Jaguar  Radeon  ATI  28nm  GCN
[1:51 pm]

Sony PlayStation 4 to Cost Less Than Xbox One

Microsoft Now Provides Free Covers with Surface Tablets. Microsoft  Surface  Tegra  Nvidia  Windows 8  Windows RT  Apple  iPad  iOS  Google  Android
[5:12 am]

Microsoft Offers Free Touch or Type Cover With the Purchase of Surface RT