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This time, the hack allows those banned from PSN to unban themselves, reports D’toid. It can also be used to unban another console providing the user has access to the other console’s ID. The ID can be obtained from a refurbishing warehouse, a secondhand seller or handed out by a current owner. The latest hack was in response to Sony’s latest warning of banning those who use a ...read more
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DC producer Greg Goodrich kicked off a blog post entitled “In case you were wondering…” by saying: “Yes, Danger Close is currently working on the next Medal of Honor.” Goodrich continued: “Since our launch last October, we’ve studied, listened and absorbed much of your feedback and are very excited to be marching forward on the next title. We can’t wait to tell you more about ...read more
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Surely with all these NGPs and Xperia Plays and Xperia NGPs (okay I made that last one up), Sony should be putting some thought towards the inevitable PS4? Not happening yet, says Sony boss man Kaz Hirai. Speaking to Japanese website PC Impress Watch (which was promptly translated by Eurogamer), Hirai said: “I think the value of the PS3 will continue to rise. Because of this, a near-future ...read more
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According to various reports, a group of hackers have produced a report on PSN that claims it is severely lacking in security. The report allegedly goes as far as to claim that credit card details are transmitted directly over the medium in plain text on the medium. However, further analysis claims that there is no 'generalized' ability for hackers to steal credit card details from PSN, only ...read more
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Danny Trejo just dropped a bomb on his facebook account. He is working with Treyarch for a upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops “Zombie” map (Map Pack 2?). The new characters to be featured are Danny Trejo, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Michael Rooker, and Robert Englund. Danny was at the “House of Moves” doing motion capture for the upcoming Zombie Map. The information below is from Danny ...read more
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Great stuff for all us couch potatoes. A hacker has managed to transform Kinect into a remoteless changer of channels, in his own words -"I connected my Kinect and usb-uirt to my Mac Mini. My code i integrated wit OpenNI to detect the skeleton and I've programed it to find some specific gestures. The code will then send pre-recorded IR signals to the TV to Switch it on/off and change volume and ...read more
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Fresh-faced Sledgehammer Games has set its sights on delivering a 95+ rated, “bug free” Call of Duty title. Shouldn't they all be aiming for this anyway? That’s according to a job advertisement posted by the studio, which confirms the firm is currently hiring for a quality assurance tester. "The candidate will help Sledgehammer Games deliver a 95+ rated Call of Duty game 'bug free' ...read more
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Reach for your wallet, because more Halo's on the way. The Halo: Reach "Defiant" Map Pack, first seen in leaked images last week, has been officially revealed by Microsoft as a set of three new multiplayer maps, available next month for 800 Microsoft Points. "Condemned," set on a space station above the planet Reach, is designed for 6-12 players in various team modes and Free for All, while ...read more
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Hackers are continuing to fight Sony. The latest evidence of this is 'PS3MFW' which according to the team allows users to tailor the PS3's firmware to their needs. The code is reportedly open source and the team claims that a lot of work went into the project over the past five weeks.
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A hacker from Spain has been arrested over stealing data on 4,000 gamers from Nintendo. Apparentlty, the hacker tried to blackmail Nintendo, accusing them of 'negligence'. After Nintendo didn't respond, the hacker began to leak the information online. He has since been arrested in Malaga.
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