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Jul
06
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4 inches and In-Cell technology



The front panel part of the new iPhone has been leaked and now we know more about it

More news about the "upcoming" new iPhone. The same Chinese blog that reported the Google Nexus 10 tablet rumor has revealed a leaked picture of what they assure it is the front panel/LCD of the new iPhone that is featuring In-Cell technology.

According to Phonearena:

Jul
06
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Another chance to get you in the game



Rockstar has announced another chance to see you featured in the game as a playable multiplayer avatar

Just like they did some time ago, Rockstar is now offering you a chance to put your face on a multiplayer avatar and let people play with your character.

So, if you're interested, head to the link...
Jul
06
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The Namco Bandai / Sega / Capcom crossover



Namco Bandai has released the first commercial of the awaited Nintendo 3DS game.

Namco Bandai is proud to release the first commercial spot for the awaited Project X Zone for Nintendo 3DS. Just check out the video below:


NEWS SOURCE: PXZ CM (via) Andriasang

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
Jul
06
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Early access for users of LED series 7000 and up



Gaikai has released the beta App of the streaming playing service on Samsung Smart TVs

You may remember when we announced Gaikai's intentions of releasing an App for Samsung Smart TVs and allow their users to enjoy the benefits of playing games "the streaming way". That day has come and with the last firmware update for Samsung SmartTvs LED series 7000 and up the so anxiety App comes (In beta stage). The best part is that as part of this early adopters benefits, you can be selected to receive a Logitech controller to play the games you love.

According to PCPer:

Jul
05
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August 24th



Activision has announced that the new Transformers game is coming a week earlier than expected initially

Good news we have here. It seems that the new Transformer's game is not coming this August 31th after all but on 24th of the same month, a whole week earlier than expected.

Read the official press release from Activision:

And finally, watch the new Metroplex trailer they have sent us....
Jul
05
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New super-slim model?



A new revised Playstation 3 hardware has got the FCC aprovement and seems to be a smaller model than the actual one

Sony could release a new and smaller version of its Playstation 3. The FCC website was showing some new designs of one of this machines.

From left to right (PS3 Fat, PS3 Slim and the new PS3 super-slim)...
Jul
05
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YouView launched two years behind schedule...



The YouView Internet TV service launches in the UK. Combines the UK's Freeview channels with on-demand content.

YouView, a free television service which combines digital channels with on-demand programming, have launched in the UK this Wednesday.

Well, the project had originally been scheduled to begin in 2010. That's why some analysts predicted that the delay might have harmed its prospects.

Jul
05
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The 100th champion of League of Legends



Riot Games has already released 100 champions for the amazing game League of Legends.

Riot Games has just released the 100th champion of League of Legends: Jayce.

Jayce is the Defender of Tomorrow and he wears a "hi-tech armour" and wields the amazing Mercury Hammer, which can transform into the Mercury Cannon.

You can already try the new champion in the game, anyway, below is a video preview:


NEWS SOURCE: League of Legends 100th champion detailed (via) VG247

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
Jul
05
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A judge rules HTC doesn't violate Apple's patents



Yep, Apple and HTC are fighting multiple legal battles across Europe and the US.
However, an UK court handed down a ruling saying that HTC does not violate Apple's patents.

Yes, Apple and HTC are also battling over patents across Europe and the US.

However, in the UK, a judge ruled out that HTC smartphones are not in violation of any of the EU patents Apple brought to the court.

Jul
05
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See what Codemasters co-founder thinks about next-gen...



Here goes another 'controversial' next-gen comment.
David Darling, co-founder of Codemasters said that MS and Sony need to transition to 'fully digital' consoles if they want to survive...

In a post on his blog, David Darling, co-founder of Codemasters and currently CEO of social game studio 'Kwalee', called all consoles "Jurassic" and said that Microsoft and Sony need to transition to fully digital devices if they want to survive the next cycle.

"These ancient beasts must now adapt to a new environment", he said.

Jul
05
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Covering from June 25 - July 01. Crystal White Vita boost sales.



Media Create has released its weekly japanese sales chart. Pokemon B&W 2 remains on top and PS Vita saw again a little boost in sales thanks to new color.

Japanese firm Media Create has released its sales chart for last week, which covered from June 25 to July 01.

- Software.

Pokemon Black 2 and Pokemon White 2 for the Nintendo DS remained on top last week. In second place, appears Atelier Ayesha for PlayStation 3, which moved almost 76K units.

Jul
05
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Google says it will return next week?

Yep, Judge Koh declined to lift the injunction against Galaxy Nexus.
Google had to remove it from Google Play Store. Hopes to make a comeback next week with a Software patch. Samsung and Google unite.

As we informed you, a judge ruled in favor of Apple, granting an injunction against Samsung's Galaxy Nexus phone for violating some of its patents.

Also, the same judge denied Samsung's request to have the preliminary injunction against the Galaxy Nexus lifted.

Because of that, Google had to remove it from their Play Store, and now the phone is listed as "coming soon".

Jul
05
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They want to fix it... eventually.



Blizzard's community manager admitted that there's not enough content in Diablo III, but also that they plan to bring more for the endgame.

Blizzard's community manager 'Bashiok', has apologized to players because he says "there is quite frankly not enough content in Diablo III to keep them entertained".

However, its in their plans to provide more content for the endgame.

Here's his statement:

Jul
05
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From July to August



Aqua Plus has delayed AquaPazza because of some last-minute bugs found.

Aqua Plus has just announced that the Playstation 3 home conversion of the 3D arcade crossover fighter AquaPazza has been delayed from its July 26 release date to late August in Japan.

The game has been delayed due to some last-minute bugs found with the game's networking component.


NEWS SOURCE: Aquapazza Delay (via) Andriasang

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!
Jul
05
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Fixes issues with Escape Plan demo.



Sony has released a minor update for the PS Vita. 1.69.1 is live and only fixes some stability issues. No PSOne Classics yet...

Sony has released a new FW update for the PS Vita.

Well, it's only a 'minor' update from v1.69, which was released a few weeks ago.

Apparently, it only fixes some stability issues and problems when playing the Escape Plan demo.

The update is 97MB and takes about 2 minutes to download + a minute-long install.

Nope, sadly they didn't add support for PSOne Classics yet, so you will have to wait a bit more to get it.

Remember,...
Jul
05
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Announcement trailer deployed



Square has revealed today the inminent availability of a new Final Fantasy VII game for PC with improved graphics and online options

Shocking news we have here. Square has revealed (and also put online an entire website) the new version on the classic and might Final Fantasy VII game for PC wich include new and revamped graphics, more options and online features such as cloud saves and more.

According to VG24/7:

Jul
05
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Probably not the official console



The Mall of America in Minneapolis is exhibiting a special edition Xbox 360 based on the upcoming Halo 4 game

Some clever user has uploaded a photo to Flicker showing what seems to be an special edition Xbox 360 featuring Halo 4. The console was exhibited in Minneapolis Mall of America but to our opinion, the console seems to be "wearing" a pair of adhesive vinyl decals and nothing more.

According to LittleEnglishHaloBlog:

Jul
05
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The latest DS tokusatsu game



Namco Bandai has revealed the first trailer of Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters for Nintendo DS.

Namco Bandai has just released the first trailer of Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters, the DS conversion of the "tokusatsu" drama series that will arrive on September 27 to Nintendo DS in Japan.


NEWS SOURCE: Go Busters trailer (via) Andriasang

Our thanks to 'Robe24' for this news item!