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Submitted by: KnightMare @ 10:44 AM | Tuesday, August 18, 2009 | (url: http://www.joysti...)
The latest issue of Game Informer contains a surprising statistic for anyone who's ever loved and lost their Microsoft-branded home console according to their survey, in which over 5,000 console owners participated, the Xbox 360's current failure rate due to the Red Ring of Death, E74 or other hardware failure is 54.2 percent. They also calculated the relative death toll for PS3s due to the Yellow Light of Death (10.3 percent) and Wiis, due to ... well, we're not actually sure what color the Wii's light turns to upon its demise (6.8 percent).
Submitted by: KnightMare @ 09:19 AM | Wednesday, August 5, 2009 | (url: http://www.sonyin...)
Sony has finalized specifications of Memory Stick XC, which was also known back during CES 2009 as Memory Stick Format Series for Extended High Capacity. At that time, Sony had mentioned that this new Memory Stick would have 2TB maximum capacity, but details were rather scarce. A new page on Sonys oss-formats.org website has listed all of the details for the Memory Stick XC, which is really exciting especially considering that the form factor for these new flash cards are (on paper) the same as pre-existing memory sticks, which means that these high capacity juggernauts are most likely backwards compatible.
Submitted by: KnightMare @ 08:06 AM | Wednesday, July 29, 2009 | (url: http://money.cnn....)
Microsoft and Yahoo reached a long-awaited partnership Wednesday in a bid to challenge Google's dominance in online search.
Submitted by: KnightMare @ 09:57 AM | Wednesday, July 22, 2009 | (url: http://www.kirotv...)
An exclusive KIRO 7 Investigation reveals an alarming number of Apple brand iPod MP3 players have suddenly burst into flames and smoke, injuring people and damaging property.
Submitted by: g0ds gReeN @ 01:34 AM | Saturday, July 18, 2009 | (url: http://www.thespe...)
Group of guys are throwing down the gauntlet for a week, trying to take down (almost) every Final Fantasy game in the name of charity. They're trying to raise money for ACT Today, Autism Care and Treatment. All donations go straight to the charity that goes to help families affected by autism. If you're a Final Fantasy fan or just like it when people do things for good causes, tune into their live stream now. The marathon is already under way, having been kicked off around 6:00PM CST Friday.
Submitted by: KnightMare @ 12:05 PM | Friday, July 10, 2009 | (url: http://www.comput...)
Microsoft Corp. will price a multi-license "family pack" for Windows 7 at $149.99, according to at least one online retailer that has posted pricing details prematurely.
Submitted by: Ratz @ 07:12 PM | Thursday, July 9, 2009 | (url: http://www.smitha...)
In honor of BattleTech's 25th anniversary, Smith & Tinker has authorized MekTek.net and MekTek Studios to distribute MechWarrior 4 (along with its expansion packs) completely free. For years, MekTek.net has been the central point for online distribution of MechWarrior 4 expansion packs. Now they can provide the core game free to the fans as well. Keep an eye on BattleTech.com the free download will be available soon!
Submitted by: OtakuMark @ 01:06 AM | Saturday, July 4, 2009 | (url: http://planethalf...)
"The much anticipated release of NEOTOKYO, the Source total conversion set in a realistic future of Japan, is finally here!"
Submitted by: KnightMare @ 10:10 AM | Tuesday, June 30, 2009 | (url: http://www.mozill...)
Firefox 3 is faster, smarter and most importantly much safer than your version. Download it today!
Submitted by: SINep @ 02:12 AM | Sunday, June 28, 2009 | (url: http://www.gossip...)
The Australian government has set their eyes on gamers, promising to user its internet censorship regime to block websites hosting and selling video games that are not suitable for 15 year olds. Can you imagine the number of games that will be included?
Submitted by: DudeofDeath @ 03:09 PM | Thursday, June 25, 2009 | (url: http://kotaku.com...)
Submitted by: DudeofDeath @ 02:19 PM | Thursday, June 25, 2009 | (url: http://www.firing...)
Submitted by: KnightMare @ 10:25 AM | Thursday, June 25, 2009 | (url: http://www.pcmag....)
Starting Friday, consumers who purchase a PC with Windows Vista Home Premium, Business, or Ultimate at participating retailers will get a free upgrade to Windows 7 when it becomes available. The offer will run until Jan. 31, 2010.
Submitted by: KnightMare @ 11:09 AM | Wednesday, June 24, 2009 | (url: http://www.giantb...)
ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Fallout 3 publisher Bethesda Softworks, has acquired id Software, according to a press release issued this morning. Said release states that no changes will be made to the way id operates, and that John Carmack will continue to serve as the company's technical director.
Submitted by: KnightMare @ 02:57 PM | Tuesday, June 2, 2009 | (url: http://www.pcmag....)
Windows 7 is scheduled for an October 22 release, Microsoft confirmed Tuesday.