Amazon Instant Video Now Available on Xbox 360 (video)

Amazon Instant Video Now Available on Xbox 360

  Amazon just announced that its Prime Instant Video service and access to “Your Video Library” is now available to Xbox Live Gold subscribers.  The streaming service, which is available as a part of Amazon Prime for $79 a year and offers customers free two-day shipping, features more than 17,000 movies and TV episodes, including hundreds […]

Next Angry Birds – ‘Amazing Alex’

Next Angry Birds - ‘Amazing Alex’

    Rovio earlier this week confirmed that it bought the IP for the game Casey’s Contraptions. The company’s founder and CEO Mikael Hed revealed to Finnish TV channel Yle on Friday that the game will have an educational element and revolve around Alex, a curious young boy who loves to build things. “The quality pressure is […]

Next Xbox Could be Already in Works

Next Xbox Could bein works

    Rumor has it that a Texas electronics company has begun production on Microsoft’s next-generation Xbox gaming console.  Production of the Xbox 720 is reportedly underway at the Austin, Texas branch of Flextronics, the same electronics company responsible for manufacturing the Xbox 360 and the original Xbox.  Despite these reports, however, Microsoft firmly stated that […]

Call of Duty: Black Ops II Coming November 13th (video)

Call of Duty-Black Ops II Coming November 13th

    Activision just announced the next entry in the Call of Duty franchise, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, a sequel to one of the most successful games of all time.  Treyarch, the studio behind the original Black Ops title, is developing the sequel.  Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 propels players into a 21st […]

Skype on PS Vita (videos)

Skype on PS Vita

    Skype makes more inroads into mobile devices with the addition of Skype video calling capabilities integrated into Sony’s PS Vita.  The Microsoft-owned Skype is available to download for free on the Sony-made PlayStation Vita, and it’s capable of video calls right out of the box.  The app looks very capable, and while the Windows Phone version is […]

Sony Playstation 4 Launching

PS 4 Concept

    Sony says they have plans to launch its next-generation PlayStation video game console in front of Microsoft’s next Xbox.  Microsoft’s next Xbox console, which could be an ARM-based unit supposedly called “Xbox lite”, has been rumored to hit by Christmas of 2013.  According to reports, however, Sony plans to launch its PlayStation 4 console before […]

Xbox ‘lite’ coming in 2013

Xbox ‘lite’ coming in 2013

    Microsoft had plans to announce their next-generation Xbox console at the E3 conference this year, but  it now looks that it ain’t happenin’.  Now, Microsoft is saying, “we can confirm that there will be no talk of new Xbox hardware at E3 or anytime soon.”  It’s rumored, though, that Microsoft is currently working on not […]

Angry Birds Space HERE! (video)

Angry Birds Space HERE

    Rovio just released Angry Birds Space for iOS and Android devices, as well as OS X and Windows PCs. In the fourth major Birds release, gamers get to fling birds on zero-gravity planets while utilizing new gameplay features such as slow-motion and lightspeed destruction. “This is Rovio at its finest, and we are […]

The Two Biggest Upcoming Tech Trend

Digital Trends

Tech companies always want to start the latest trend. They want to discover uncharted territories. They want to dictate the market. They want consumers to gleefully hand over their credit cards and buy the latest “it” product. Everyone who comes after the trendsetter is just a mere copycat, a fake, some wannabe phony trying to […]

Disk Drive Won’t Be Present in the Upcoming Xbox 720

Xbox 720 won't have disk drive

  Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox 720 may use online downloads and a Solid State card port in place of a disc drive.  The Xbox 360 already supports digital content distribution models and it is expected that Microsoft will continue to increase its focus on non-physical media.  This means easier access to games for the consumer, but […]