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iPhone 3GS Jailbreak Purplera1n Released

· News


If the hacking group called iPhone Dev-Team won’t release their Jailbreak, it seems like someone else will. Developer George Hotz has released the Purplera1n jailbreak software for iPhone 3GS and by all accounts, it seems to work.
This one runs on Windows XP and Vista (Windows 7 and Mac OS aren’t supported, apparently – it’s […]

Xbox 360 | Shippin’ Out April 26-May 1: X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Velvet Assassin

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Activision and Raven’s violent actioner mutates onto all relevant platforms that week, as Replay deploys long-in-the-making tactical shooter.

When Activision releases the Raven Software-developed X-Men Origins: Wolverine that Wednesday, it will feature the sociopathic mutant stabbing, dismembering, decapitating, and in all other ways mutilating foes with his adamantium-coated claws. Funny, thereupon, that Raven’s gore-fest […]

Stay Connected with a Sony Ericsson MD400g

· Tech


Rogers is back with yet another device for those who want to remain connected at all times without having to look out for Wi-Fi signs, thanks to the Sony Ericsson MD400g which will come in a variety of plans. You can pick it up for nothing whether you decide to stick to a 3 and […]

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

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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, […]

Snip! Hacked Xboxes Get Cut Off From Xbox Live

· News, Xbox


In a move that certainly won’t go down well with a lot of public, Microsoft has started to cut off gamers from its Xbox Live service for modifying their consoles to play pirated games. It’s been estimated that as many as 600,000 games will be affected by that move. Microsoft describes it as a “small […]

Maximum PSP Go Processor 44% Faster Than The PSP

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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 […]

Wii | Dead Space Extraction Updated Impressions

· News, Wii

Dead Space Extraction is a fresh take on last year’s premier sci-fi survival horror offering, as we found out in EA’s first demo.

Even though Dead Space didn’t do as well as publisher EA might have hoped, the amount of investment in comics, DVDs and merchandise meant that it was always planned as an ongoing […]

PlayStation 3 | Final Fantasy XIII Demo Break Gameplay Movie

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Final Fantasy XIII. The red glow means Break in that gameplay video from the Final Fantasy XIII demo.
Read and Post Comments | Get the full exposition at GameSpot

“PlayStation 3 | Final Fantasy XIII Demo Break Gameplay Movie” was posted by takeshi on Fri, 24 Apr 2009 16:47:44 -0700

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 […]

Guitar Hero: Smash Hits Track List and Impressions

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Last year, Guitar Hero World Tour expanded the seminal franchise to include vocals and drums in addition to guitars and bass. A slew of new songs for the full band have since been released, but what about the tracks from the axe-only days of Guitar Hero? For those hoping to revisit those tracks, Activision has […]