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Sony releases the Filmy movie viewing app for the PlayStation 3

02/09/2011, Sony has just released a PS3 app aimed at folks who have large amounts of video to be viewed using the PS3. The new app, dubbed Filmy, is designed to organize and play videos recorded in the AVCHD (H.264) format and can be accessed whether stored on the...

Sony strikes out at the PS3 hacking community again

02/08/2011, It looks like Sony doesn’t look too kindly upon the PlayStation 3 hacking community. They have promised that they will be going after anybody that posts links to PS3 jailbreak code that’s been floating around the internet. Sony has been...

The PlayStation 3 rootkit isn’t that new after all

02/04/2011, Remember the reports of the latest PlayStation 3 patch that was said to implement a rootkit into the system that would allow Sony to check and modify the files on your PS3 remotely? According to some recent re-examination of the PS3 terms and conditions,...

Gran Turismo 5 Bundled With Blue PS3 In Japan

08/18/2010, Gran Turismo fans over in Japan will probably be overjoyed at the announcement that Gran Turismo 5 will be arriving at Japanese retailers come November 3rd. The game will even be offered in a PS3 bundle, priced at ¥35,980 (US$421), and will include a...

PlayStation 3 System Software Update v3.40 coming soon

06/28/2010, PS3 owners, listen up! There will be version 3.4 of the system software coming your way in the near future, where among the new features include PlayStation Plus subscription as well as enhancements to the connection between your PlayStation Network and...

PlayStation 3 And Xbox 360 To Get Price Cuts This Year?

05/11/2010, Word is going around that the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 could be seeing some changes to their asking price later this year. According to the rumor, Sony could be planning an entry-level £200 ($295) version of the PS3 that offers a smaller hard...

PlayStation 3 Gets A Portable LCD Display

04/06/2010, This won’t be the first time someone has come up with a portable LCD Display for the Sony’s PlayStation 3, but we’re not going to complain about healthy competition in the marketplace, right? This portable display from Hori actually...

Leaked Picture Of Xbox 360 Slim Motherboard?

03/17/2010, While it’s impossible to confirm the legitimacy of this picture at the moment, apparently this is a leaked picture of an upcoming model of the Xbox 360, possibly the Xbox 360 Slim (or whatever Microsoft plans to call it). This could also be the...

PS3 motion controller known as Arc

01/19/2010, Guess the magic wand of a controller that will make its way to the PS3 has been christened Arc, although Sony has yet to comment or verify this piece of information that is fast making its way around the Internet. Unfortunately for eager beavers, the Arc...

PS2 backwards compatibility on PS3 gone, forever

08/21/2009, Sony has decided to put a lid on the PS2 backwards compatibility. What was once a “killer feature” against the Xbox 360 is now gone, and “it’s not coming back”, according to Sony’s John Koller. Why do you ask? My short...

PS3 Slim enters production (sequel)

08/03/2009, The cost-reduced PS3 slim has been the object of rumors for a long time. Photos have appeared earlier this year, and recently Amazon Germany did a snafu by publishing some information about a PS3 “konsole slim” on their website (the info has...