Archive for February, 2009

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GTA4 Lost and Damned Sets Records

February 27, 2009

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We all knew the GTA4 expansion, Grand Theft Auto 4: Lost and Damned, would set records when it debuted exclusively on Xbox Live Marketplace. Today brings confirmation now that Microsoft is claiming that Lost and Damned has “eclipsed first-day revenue for all previous downloadable content on Xbox LIVE”. With a $20 price Read the rest of this entry ?

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Patch Call Of Duty World At War, Get Free New Map

February 27, 2009

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We told you about the new Call Of Duty map pack coming this March. Today, Activision deployed a new patch for World At War with a little surprise. Those of you that receive the patch will also get a daytime version of Makin. It’s free, that’s cool, so make sure you download the new patch. Read the rest of this entry ?

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CBS Releases Its TV.com App For The Masses

February 26, 2009

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Today, CBS released an app for the App Store called “TV.com” which gives you the ability to stream full episodes of CBS content directly to your Iphone or Ipod Touch. Old episodes of MacGyver anyone? Interviews with Californication cast members? It’s all there and in surprisingly good quality. Streaming video isn’t limited Read the rest of this entry ?

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Y2K Pimpin Luring Kids Into Prostetution

February 26, 2009

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In an alarming trend, “Y2K pimps” are using Myspace to lure troubled teens into prostituting through sites like Craigslist and myRedBook. Wired has a good write up about a recent case where¬† Marvin Chavelle Epps, 22, was slapped with federal child pornography charges for soliciting a Read the rest of this entry ?

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Peggle To Debut On Iphone And Ipod Touch Early March

February 25, 2009

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Popcap’s Peggle became a hit when it was released with hardcore and casual gamers alike. The object of the game is to clear each level of orange pegs by hitting them with a ball you shoot from the top. We’ve known that Peggle has been in development for both the Iphone/Ipod Touch for quite some time now. Today, Joystiq confirmed with Read the rest of this entry ?

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Playstation 3 Price Cut Imminent

February 25, 2009

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That’s according to Mike Hickey, an analyst at Janco. He’s saying that Sony may be cutting the price of the PS3 by $100 in order to get it moving off retail shelves again. The price cut should come as soon as a few days, April/March at the latest. With impressive Xbox 360 and Wii sales during the holiday season and not so hot PS3 numbers, Sony needs to Read the rest of this entry ?

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Snow Leopard Screenshots Leaked!

February 24, 2009

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I know a lot of you mac fans out there are chomping at the bit waiting for the release of Apple’s new OSX release, Snow Leopard. Snow Leopard trades in new user interface glamor for performance enhancements and a full push to 64 bit computing. Quick Time’s Pro features are enabled for all to use and according to Steve Jobs, applications will use “breakthrough amounts of ram”. We’re talking Mail going from Read the rest of this entry ?