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PS4 2.0 ‘Masamune’ software to be released October 28th

PS4 2.0 'Masamune' software to be released October 28th

Last week, Sony detailed its incoming PlayStation 4’s 2.0 system software update that will be landing in the coming weeks, but whilst the company released the info of what’s n the update, they didn’t tell us when we would get the update.

That was last week though, as today Sony has announced that the PS4 …

Will Halo 5 : Guardians be released on 10th Nov 2015?

Will Halo 5 : Guardians be released on 10th Nov 2015?

We are all awaiting the release of the Halo Masterchief collection on Xbox One next month, but on top of the news that we will be able to play all of our old and favourite Halo games re-mastered, is the tantalising idea that next year, we will also be playing a new Halo game, in …

KnotFest Streaming Live Online This Weekend

KnotFest Streaming Live Online This Weekend

Seven-piece heavy metal outfit Slipknot will be hosting their annual festival this weekend in the United States and have now announced that the imaginatively titled KnotFest will stream live for free to the masses over the internet.

The Saturday and Sunday’s headline sets from Slipknot themselves at the San Manuel Amphitheater in San Bernando, California …

Amazon Fire TV Now Available in UK

Amazon Fire TV Now Available in UK

Amazon is continuing to stick their fingers in yet another pie, as they continue on their path to world domination. First came Amazon Prime offering services similar to Netflix and other movie streaming services, then there was the Amazon Fire smartphone and tablets and now they’re adding Fire TV to their list of accomplishments.

The …

Google Chromecast 2 Confirmed

Google Chromecast 2 Confirmed

Google has officially confirmed that the second generation Chromecast is in the works.

Speaking at the GigaOM Structure Connect conference yesterday, Google Vice President of Product Management Mario Queiroz discussed the success of the Chromecast as a digital media platform and its popularity, with 650-million uses recorded uses of the ‘cast’ button since the original …

Twitter To Get More Musical With Audio Cards

Twitter To Get More Musical With Audio Cards

After Twitter’s rumoured attempt to buy SoundCloud never happened, the social networking site has decided to partner up with the music sharing network instead. Twitter’s new Audio Cards feature combines forces with SoundCloud as well as iTunes, meaning that these new cards will appear both on your Twitter dashboard as well as on the two …

Sony PS4 Update 2.00 Masamune to Include YouTube, Share Play and Themes

Sony PS4 Update 2.00 Masamune to Include YouTube, Share Play and Themes

Details on the PlayStation 4’s major autumn update has reared its head on Sony’s PlayStation Blog. Update 2.00, also named Masamune, packs numerous new features and advancements.

Due to arrive in the Autumn, the update includes several new additions from YouTube support, Share Play, Themes and a new and improved home screen. No official date …

HBO Gear up the streaming service for 2015

HBO Gear up the streaming service for 2015

HBO has announced that they will be launching a streaming based service in 2015, whilst impending rivals Netflix have announced a drop in shares due to failed signup targets.

The US only cable service, which is responsible for some of the biggest TV shows ever (Game of Thrones, The Sopranos, The Wire, Deadwood, Boardwalk Empire, …

Netflix Share prices drop after missed Targets

Netflix Share prices drop after missed Targets

The streaming Balloon may have popped, or at least been deflated, as market leader Netflix has seen a share price drop of more than 25% after the company failed to meet its subscription target in the last quarter.

Originally Netflix forecast that they would get 3.69 Million new signups in the last quarter, but the …