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    Rogers will be providing the wireless connectivity for the 3G-enabled PlayStation Vita when it launches in Canada on October 2nd. While the PS Vita Console with WiFi only has been available since February for $250, expect to pay $300 for the 3G/WiFi bundle. Rogers will be providing the 3G...
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    Music fans throughout Canada will have the opportunity to sample a new digital music subscription service starting on March 15th courtesy of the Sony Entertainment Network. Sony's Music Unlimited Service is a cloud-based service where users can access millions of songs on multiple devices...
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    Sony this week is releasing new firmware (Version 4.0) for its Playstation 3 video game console which will enable the device to act as a content management server the Playstation Vita. The PlayStation Vita, also known as "PSVita" or "PSV," is the upcoming handheld game console from Sony which...
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    First day sales of Activision Blizzard's "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" video game topped $400 million in the United States and the United Kingdom. Citing Charttrack and retail customer sell-through information, Activision said more than 6.5 million units were sold in the first 24 hours of its...
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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 tops the list of North American gamers most wanted console video game this holiday season according to a recent report by ratings giant Nielsen. The upcoming first-person shooter video game will be the third installment in the Modern Warfare series, a direct...
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    After six days of near silence, Sony admitted today that its Playstation Online Network was the victim of hackers and that much and perhaps all of its account holders personal information had been stolen. On the Sony Playstation blog, the company admitted that between April 17th and April 19th...
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    Last Wednesday April 20th, Sony abruptly shut down its Playstation Network and Qriocity services leaving more than 75 million customers people without access to either service. On Thursday, the company said they were investigating the network outage and expected to have everything back up and...
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    In a corporate blog posting this week, Sony has announced that it will introduce two new higher capacity models of the PS3 system. The new 160GB and 320GB PS3 systems will offer approximately 33% more storage at price points comparable to existing units. The 160GB PS3 system which is shipping...
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    Sony this week released the latest firmware for the Sony Playstation 3 video game console. Features of Firmware V3.4 include: Playstation Plus, a new premium subscription service offering additional downloadable content and PSN titles, Photo Gallery, Video Editor and Uploader, Five Star Rating...
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    Sony’s PlayStation 3 console increased its global market share of current generation consoles to 31% in the first quarter of 2010 according to a report from Strategy Analytics. The research firm says console sales are typically weak in the first quarter but does provide a useful indicator to...
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    When discussing why gamers buy a particular gaming console, the conventional wisdom suggests that a must-have video game is typically a primary factor in the buying decision. Simply speaking gamers find the game they want to play and buy the gaming system that supports the game. Recent...
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    Sony this week announced a deal with Major League Baseball's advanced media division that would allow MLB.tv subscribers in the United States and Canada to stream live baseball games to their Sony PlayStation 3 game console. Features include the MLB scoreboard, home and away feeds, live HD PVR...
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    The next firmware update for the PlayStation 3 (PS3) system will be released on April 1st according to a post on Sony's Playstation blog. In the post, Patrick Seybold of Sony says that version 3.21 of the firmware will disable the “Install Other OS” feature from older versions of the PS3...
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    On the official Playstation Blog today, Patrick Seybold the Director of Corporate Communications & Social Media at Sony has announced the company expects to have the Sony Playstation network working properly again by tomorrow. The problems began yesterday when owners of older "fat versions" of...
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    Beginning yesterday, many PlayStation 3 owners have been unable to play games on their PS3 video game consoles and have been unable to access the on-line PlayStation Network. The source of the problem is unknown, however, many gamers are pointing to the internal clock on older fat versions of...
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    Three years and one day after it arrived in stores, Sony Computer Entertainment America today announced the latest firmware for the Playstation 3 video game console. Features of Firmware V3.1 include the ability for users to show off their PS3 trophies on their Facebook page and minor...
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    Activision Blizzard Inc. said it sold about 4.7 million copies of "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2" game worth $310 million in the first 24 hours in North America and the United Kingdom. The first person shooter video game went on sale all over the world on Tuesday in the perhaps the most highly...
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    On its official Playstation blog, Sony has announced that a new PS3 system with a 250GB hard drive will be hitting store shelves on November 3. The console will look the same and offer the same functionality as the slimline 120GB PS3 system introduced in the summer but will contain a beefier...
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