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Destiny Beta Now on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 – but I’m more interested in Little Big Planet

Destiny Beta Now on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 – but I’m more interested in Little Big Planet

Bungie has now announced that Destiny Beta is available to everyone with a PlayStation 4 or Xbox One… so go and play it and stop sitting here reading!

As you would expect you do need Xbox Live Gold or PlayStation Plus to play online and if you have already played the Beta on PS4 you …

Apple Hints at New Devices Ready to Utilise New OS

Apple Hints at New Devices Ready to Utilise New OS

With Apple’s plans to release its new operating systems OS X Yosemite and iOS8 at the end of this year, it only seems fitting that the release some new devices too.

These rumoured devices are said to be a 12-inch Retina MacBook Air, 4K desktop Mac and four, yes, FOUR iPhone 6 variants.

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Steam Controller Returns With Thumbstick

Steam Controller Returns With Thumbstick

The Steam controller, currently in development by Valve, has appeared and disappeared many times this year. Designed to work with the recently available Steam box standalone console, Valve’s controller has been through various iterations, with the most interesting feature being the inclusion of mini touchpads as one of the main input methods.

However, it seems …

New Xbox One Updates Coming Every Month

New Xbox One Updates Coming Every Month

August’s Xbox One update is set to be a continuation of the monthly pattern of update releases for the popular console. Not only will the update contain some cool and exciting new features, but also Xbox head Phil Spencer has promised that, at least up until October, new Xbox One updates should be coming every …

Microsoft Axe Windows RT to Work on a Unified OS

Microsoft Axe Windows RT to Work on a Unified OS

Microsoft seems to be adapting and evolving a lot these days, as, after the announcement of extensive job losses across the company, the tech giant has announced they are about to do away with separate operating systems for their products, such as smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices.

The attempt to unify operating systems across …

Sony PS4 Gets Now TV / 3D Blu Ray Support Coming

Sony PS4 Gets Now TV / 3D Blu Ray Support Coming

Now TV on PS4

From today PS4 gamers can enjoy Now TV, the streaming video platform that brings together the best of Sky Movies, Sports and Entertainment into one app without need of a long term subscription with the service provider Sky or need of a connected set top box.

Now TV offers its range …

Samsung Working on Galaxy Alpha – Watered-Down S5?

Samsung Working on Galaxy Alpha – Watered-Down S5?

If rumours are to be believed, then Samsung could be working on a new metal framed Galaxy smartphone – the Galaxy Alpha.

As the name suggests, it is to be the first in the new line of metal framed handsets. The Alpha will feature a 4.7 inch screen but still keeping the faux leather finish …

Microsoft has announced the release of the Nokia Lumia 530

Microsoft has announced the release of the Nokia Lumia 530

Microsoft has announced the release of a new Lumia smartphone – the Nokia Lumia 530.

The Lumia 530 is and entry-level smartphone designed for people on a budget. It comes with Windows Phone 8.1 and 512MB of RAM; along with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200, which is a 1.2GHz quad-core processor ready for all your apps …

Sony Xperia T3 Android Smartphone Launched in India

Sony Xperia T3 Android Smartphone Launched in India

The Sony Xperia T3 has just been launched less than a week before the Android smartphone is set to go on its initial sales run in India from Monday the 28th July.

The Xperia T3 rolls out looking like a top end Xperia Z model handset and it features a 5.3” display with 1280 x …

Angry Birds Transformers Toys Revealed Ahead of SDCC

Angry Birds Transformers Toys Revealed Ahead of SDCC

Somewhat inevitably Rovio and Hasbro have revealed a range of toys to cash in on the individual popularity of Angry Birds and Transformers and the upcoming app game for Android and iOS gadgets which will be a bizarre amalgamation of both franchises.

The Red, Yellow and Green birds from the chart-topping Angry Birds games will …