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Galaxy Tab 4 Nook Coming Soon

Galaxy Tab 4 Nook Coming Soon

Barnes and Noble, one of the biggest book store chains in the US, are slowly being edged out by both the digital age and the lack of interest in reading amongst young people. Even television and movie adaptations of books haven’t slowed the gradual phasing out of reading print books, a sad trend in today’s …

Activision Could Soon Be Making Movies

Activision Could Soon Be Making Movies

Call of Duty publisher Activision is apparently on its way to creating feature length blockbuster movies based on games in their sphere of influence, according to information that’s going around online at the moment.

Some games are often likened to blockbuster movies, often including a linear lvel structure and long, action packed cutscenes. Some take …

Unaltered Original Star Wars Coming to Blu-ray

Unaltered Original Star Wars Coming to Blu-ray

Star Wars has been released, re-released, messed with, edited, fiddled, doctored and cropped more times than you can count on one hand. The original 70’s movie trilogy captured the imaginations of a huge demographic of fans, from adults to children of the era.

Today, Star Wars remains one of the most prevalent sci-fi franchises the …

Warner Bros May Buy Xbox TV Studio

Warner Bros May Buy Xbox TV Studio

Microsoft scrapped their television programming department back in July, which was going to be a service which delivered content to the Xbox Live mostly on the Xbox One. The department, known as Xbox Entertainment Studios, was to focus on bringing original programs to Xbox Live.

The Hollywood Reporter has now claimed that the studio is …

Levitating Om/One Speaker Launching Soon

Levitating Om/One Speaker Launching Soon

Crowdfunding has brought some amazing concepts into reality, as anyone can fund projects that appeal to them whenever they want. It’s becoming one of the best ways to get your idea funded and on the market, and in the case of the Om/One levitating Bluetooth speaker, this strategy has indeed paid off.

The speaker itself …

Twitch to Block Copyrighted Audio

Twitch to Block Copyrighted Audio

Twitch broadcasting is probably the best way to get yourself noticed in the wide world of video game live streaming, with the service hosting thousands of popular channels that can be viewed on your PC, as well as mobile devices with iOS and Android. A recent update for the Android version which added enhanced user …

Sierra May Return at GamesCom 2014

Sierra May Return at GamesCom 2014

Long time gaming developer and publisher Sierra has raised its head once again, after being seemingly dead and buried since 2008. The company was responsible for some of the most memorable game titles from the 80’s and 90’s, when video games were hip and cutting edge, unlike these days when you can smash Halo on …

GAME Now Stocking Xbox Digital Codes

GAME Now Stocking Xbox Digital Codes

Game. Across the world it’s just a word. In the UK however, it’s a unashamedly purple institution which can be found in shopping centres and high streets all over the United Kingdom. It’s just about the only chain store left that specialises in video games, Pokemon cards, Skylanders figures, the 50p bargain bin, ‘good as …

Xbox One Digital TV Tuner dated and priced for UK, France, Italy, Germany and Spain

Xbox One Digital TV Tuner dated and priced for UK, France, Italy, Germany and Spain

Microsoft have always stated that the Xbox One console is more than just a games machine, but for us folks outside of the US this often a claim that can be questioned, but thankfully one of the Xbox One’s current US only features is now scheduled to be coming to the UK in the form …

Apple TV Receives Cosmetic Improvements

Apple TV Receives Cosmetic Improvements

Apple is constantly updating the look and aesthetics of it’s operating systems. Take a look back every year and you’ll see what we’re on about. With the ever-changing face of iOS and Mac OS it only seems natural that Apple TV’s operating system should get updated too.

Together with a new beta launch for mobile …