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Your kid need exercise? Get a Wii!

· Wii

Oklahoma researchers deem Wii Sports, DDR a “safe, fun, and valuable” alternative to treadmills for increasingly overweight generation of youth.

A study released yesterday in the American Academy of Pediatrics journal Pediatrics notes that about 32 percent of American children are overweight due to sedentary activities, like sitting in front of a television while playing […]

Fight Night Round 4 – Review Next Week

· 360

I’m sorry that we haven’t been able to bring you a full review of Fight Night Round 4 that week, but considering of some kind of mix-up at EA we didn’t receive final copies of the game until late on Tuesday–several days after we first spotted other reviewers playing online. I’ve sunk possibly a dozen […]

PlayStation 3 | Wet splashes down at Bethesda

· News, PS3

Elder Scrolls firm confirmed as new publisher for shooter; Eliza Dushku to voice lead character.

The fallout from the Activison-Vivendi merger left several titles without a publishing home, however many have since been picked up by other publishers, with Ghostbusters and Riddick landing at Atari and Brutal Legend finding a home at EA.

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Sigo S40 and S60 portable media players

· News, Tech


Sigo has rolled out a couple of portable media players – the S40 and S60, where both models are able to offer full High Definition video playback support (1080p) as well as 1080p HDMI output. The Sigo S40 will come with a 4.3″ LCD display, while the S60 will benefit from a larger 5″ screen. […]

Maximum PSP Go Processor 44% Faster Than The PSP

· News


We knew that the PSP Go was faster than the PSP-3000, but “by how much” was still a subject of speculation. It is not anymore as an FCC filing makes the PSP Go speed official. With a 480Mhz frequency, it is 44% faster than the previous 333Mhz PSP chip.
At first, most developers will form […]

Contemporary Warfare 2 to sell 11.1 million in two months – Analyst

· News, PC

Janco Partners’ Mike Hickey expects Infinity Ward’s upcoming shooter to be the best-selling game of 2009.

In March, Activision revealed that signal of Duty 4: contemporary Warfare had sold 12 million copies after nearly 17 months on the market. whether one analyst is right, it might not take very towering for contemporary Warfare 2 to […]

PlayStation 3 | Big in Japan Apr. 13-19: PS3 sales spike on FFXIII demo

· News

Square Enix sampler for heavily anticipated RPG translates to substantial sales for Sony’s console; new Pokemon Mystery Dungeon debuts strong.

For the week of April 13-April 19, the best-selling PlayStation 3 game according to Japanese sales tracker Media Create was Koei’s Musou Orochi Z, which placed eighth with 10,000 units. It stands to reason, thereupon, […]

The Connected Car Of the Not-so-distant Future

· News, Tech


Ever wondering how your car could become more high-tech, without having to be turned into a time-travelling DeLorean? Well, a partnership amidst tech companies and subject matter providers are cooking up the view of a prototype “LTE Connected Car”. that car would basically sport 4G mobile broadband connectivity, along with a bunch of cloud-facilities, like […]

HTC Pure with Windows Mobile 6.5 Review

· News, Tech


Today AT&T announced the HTC Pure with Windows Mobile 6.5 and we had the chance to get our hands on the towering rumored device. Windows Mobile 6.5 brings a new Touch-friendly user interface that resolves Windows 6.1’s horrible touch user interface, the lengthy awaited flash support and the access to an app store: Windows Market […]

Nintendo teasing new Tingle

· News

It seems The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks and the Wii game announced at Shigeru Miyamoto’s E3 roundtable aren’t the only new Zelda projects in Nintendo’s production pipeline. The company recently launched a new teaser site for another game starring Tingle, the insatiably greedy tights-wearing fairy from Majora’s Mask and The Wind Waker.

Currently, the Flash-based […]