The Tech Game: October 2013

Xbox One game gifting could come after launch, suggests Nelson534,7484.5
Call of Duty: Ghosts gameplay trailer stars Free Fall map545,2624.5
Xbox's next free game is A World Of Keflings and Iron Brigade375,0744.5
Forza Motorsport 5 TV commercial released273,9374.7
Xbox One’s Snapping and UI gets showcased in shaky footage496,5744.6
Sony confirms full PS4 system details, final launch lineup546,6914.6
PlayStation 4 will not support CDs, mp3s or PC media streaming607,0294.5
PS4 will not support YouTube uploads, archiving exclusive to Twitch304,4254.6
Zampella: 'Of course' Respawn will have games on PS4, not Titanfall223,1324.8
Steam surpasses 65 million users667,0824.5
GameStop reopens Xbox One pre-orders, while supplies last505,6194.8
Call of Duty: Ghosts shoots for 60fps everywhere466,3424.6
Walmart still taking PS4 and Xbox One bundle pre-orders173,7234.6
Battlefield 4 videos: PS4 vs Xbox One7410,0364.7
Battlefield 4 multiplayer launch trailer released393,8244.5
Microsoft Xbox One SDK bugs not as “dire or dramatic” as rumoured416,2964.7
Grand Theft Auto 5 ships 29 million units to retail264,0114.6
Titanfall exclusive to Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC for life of title656,7754.4
Xbox One & PS4 pre-orders axed as Blockbuster UK enters administration414,9624.5
New Xbox Live terms of use wants your most current contact info416,1394.5
Monthly DLC car packs return in Forza 5253,3884.5
Command & Conquer cancelled, Victory Games closed346,3154.6
Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Extinction mode officially revealed7010,0194.6
PS4: DualShock 4 works with Xbox 360, according to this footage587,8474.7
PS4 day one update can download in the background, No XMB Wallpapers283,9524.5
Video Shows Xbox One Startup Setup Screen, Stuck In Loading Loop8322,5334.6
Phil Spencer comments on Xbox One OS and Live issues314,8614.7
Xbox One SDK plagued by eleventh hours bugs356,0054.7
Xbox One and Kinect video shows off voice dashboard navigation756,7784.4
Analyst: Xbox One will outsell PlayStation 4 at launch768,0034.5
Call of Duty: Ghosts ‘Extinction’ Mode Leaked13117,8704.6
Nether - Is it WarZ 2.0?4511,6554.7
FIFA 14 trailer spotlights next-gen enhancements515,2264.7
PS4 FAQ clarifies sharing digital games, PlayStation Plus benefits446,3744.5
Xbox One advertisement builds the hype10610,5624.6
BO2 and MW3 players will have 6 unlocks waiting in Ghosts + Double XP9013,1924.7
GTA Online 'Stimulus Package' deployment delayed669,0954.6
Day-one PS4 firmware update 1.50 adds key system features some delayed404,9034.4
GTA Online: Beach Bum Pack lands in early November6910,2584.7
Xbox One and PS4 shipments in Q4 2013 expected to hit 2.5 to 3 million343,7454.6
PS4 controllers apparently compatible with OS X404,9324.5
Minecraft Xbox 360 FREE Halloween Texturepack Available For Download426,1904.4
Wii discontinued in Europe, Nintendo confirms678,8844.3
Xbox One and PS4 specs 'now almost identical', says Dev838,4584.6
Xbox One party chat accommodates eight 'at launch'848,9524.5
DualShock 4 drops analog buttons, citing lack of interest485,4744.3
Rockstar Claims They Will Fix GTA Economy, But Can't Fix Modded Money7918,3484.7
Forza Motorsport 5's Showroom Grows Once Again626,5874.7
Call of Duty: Ghosts PC only requires 40GB of space, 6GB of RAM7910,1844.5
PS4 video shows off hardware and games525,0584.5
Real-name user ID option to be available through PSN at launch on PS4373,8274.5
New Kinect allows you to stand three feet closer than the original605,1984.7
2DS down to £99 at some UK retailers487,8484.5
Nintendo of America: Wii to remain on store shelves in US405,8264.6
Xbox One's achievements are color-coded7610,5944.7
PS4 party voice chat will support up to eight users735,9834.5
Apple reveals iPad Air, thinner and faster10210,8054.5
Xbox One and Kinect 2 dimensions reportedly revealed596,6174.8
PS4: Sony admits early DualShock 4 designs were closer to Xbox 360596,8384.4
Battlefield 4 has a new single-player story trailer available404,0644.7
Titanfall lands on March 11 for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC454,7904.6
Here’s How The Actual Xbox One Game Cases Look10114,8944.6
Titanfall announcement teased, new screenshot released454,9424.5
DualShock 4 controllers work with PS3334,2364.4
New 'Call Of Duty: Ghosts' Gameplay Trailer Is Explosive618,5224.5
Rockstar dev working on "next version of famous IP"648,7844.7
Dice details BF4's online career progression354,3084.7
Infinity Ward says many Call of Duty players aren't core gamers618,2674.5
Xbox One will run Windows 8 apps according to website listing – report414,1834.7
First GTA Online Stimulus Package installment coming this week426,5384.8
Sony vid takes you through 18 years of PlayStation in one bedroom354,3254.5
Nintendo confirms cross-platform play for Wii U and 3DS334,9414.7
Mountain Dew Styled Xbox One Console Revealed13815,7154.7
Xbox One’s Achievement unlock notification looks quite different8612,4324.7
GTA Online repeat mission payouts reduced by 50% according to Rockstar638,5344.6
PlayStation 3 outsells Xbox 360 for the first time in 32 months947,6664.7
Madden NFL 25 – official PS4 and Xbox One video released444,7094.6
Microsoft Release Minecraft Xbox New Texturepack By Mistake7111,2144.6
Xbox One Headset Adapter also required for new headsets597,6044.6
Grand Theft Auto 5 now available through Xbox games on demand314,6124.7
Games with Gold program will remain ongoing for Xbox 360688,1964.5
Sony confirms DriveClub delay, game will miss PS4 launch404,0984.5
Windows 8.1 available to download now767,1774.3
Activision wants GTA 5's sales record back11311,7754.6
GTA Online Rockstar Announce Bans Are Coming Soon17856,2274.1
Microsoft: Cloud turns any Xbox One in the world into your Xbox627,5334.7
Microsoft releases Xbox One countdown and news app for Windows 8295,2994.4
Xbox One: No real name usage online at launch465,9164.5
Machinima to launch Xbox One companion app on November 22293,1744.7
PlayStation 4 features and UI shown off in leaked video486,5244.5
GTA Online: Lost characters cannot be restored659,1324.3
PS4 games available for digital pre-order via PS3183,0904.7
Call of Duty: Ghosts gets MW2 ‘Ghost’ skin as pre-order bonus428,3594.6
Halo 3 deployed on Xbox Live Games with Gold, available now556,2984.7
Sony PS4 Commercial Tips 'Perfect Day' for Launch274,0474.5
Xbox One to receive ongoing performance enhancements over cloud454,9874.6
Xbox One racing wheels shown off in video354,8344.5
Battlefield 4 devs 'highly recommend' 14GB install on Xbox 360485,5304.6
The Crew delayed to mid-2014323,5934.4
Watch Dogs delayed to Spring 2014546,2544.6
Video: Developers discuss Xbox One multiplayer features608,1294.8
Xbox 360 Holiday Value Bundles revealed with $50 discount405,0664.8
Battlefield 4 TV ad shows off vehicular combat444,8114.5
Xbox One friends app tour with Major Nelson465,5474.7
New Vita ditches proprietary charging cables for micro USB363,6824.3
Microsoft employees playing Xbox One early15426,9024.5
Valve demonstrates Steam Controller in new video568,1434.5
Grand Theft Auto 5 Online players to receive a half-million (in-game)10815,8994.7
PS4 won’t support voice chat via existing headsets13714,1934.4
PS4 sets out to 'change PlayStation brand image', says designer694,5904.4
Call of Duty: Ghosts trailer spotlights Clans mode726,1104.5
Xbox One is expected to outsell PlayStation 4 this holiday season14610,4654.8
FIFA 14 update released, addresses some freezing issues495,2514.6
Grand Theft Auto 5 will be released on PC in Q1 2014 – report847,8744.6
GTA 5 title update for vanishing online characters, other issues728,6844.6
Microsoft exec hints at future Xbox One-Windows 8 cross platform696,3694.7
Sony abandoned plans to bundle Eye camera with PS4 to keep price down553,9974.5
Grand Theft Auto 5 breaks seven world records11712,6134.7
Xbox One achievements will not be recorded unless devs want it465,4274.5
SimplyGames PS4 pre-order ransom is unlawful, says Trading Standards373,3824.6
Need for Speed: Rivals Xbox One and PS4 launch details383,5844.7
Minecraft Xbox 360 New Battle & Beats Skin Pack 2 Release Date & Cost497,3204.7
Xbox One may get keyboard and mouse support in its post release future726,4264.8
PS4 pre-orders up to 1.5 million, analyst suggests574,1374.6
GTAOnline users 'shouldn't create new character to replace missing one555,2924.7
Rockstar working on a fix for lost GTA Online characters536,8734.7
GTA 5 is now the biggest ever PSN digital release463,6164.7
Call of Duty: Ghosts co-op game mode outed by leaked achievements738,1114.7
Battlefield 4 expansion Second Assault available at launch on Xbox One504,2754.6
Call of Duty: Ghosts PC install is 50GB10717,5944.4
Xbox One will record Achievement-unlock moments, says Xbox rep565,2964.5
Call of Duty Ghosts gets dedicated servers on all platforms786,0284.6
PS4 pre-orders held for ransom by online retailer394,1374.6
Xbox One Dev Kit footage leaked online16213,5444.6
Microsoft's Xbox One engineers reveal more about console's CPU696,1214.7
GTA Online login issues declared resolved, lost items not yet found707,3844.6
Grand Theft Auto 5 takes top spot on Xbox Live797,0114.5
DualShock 4 will work with Windows for 'basic functions'774,8054.4
GTA Online title update now available for Xbox 36013912,7564.6
Valve unveils prototype Steam Box specs807,5164.6
No secret NSA Xbox One Kinect conspiracy, Xbox exec claims12710,1604.7
Xbox One: Penello addresses concerns over Kinect advertising capture474,1424.7
Battlefield 4 beta open to all today875,7784.5
Microsoft’s Phil Spencer has come to terms with “Xbone” nickname786,4754.6
GTA Online patch out 'as soon as tomorrow', says Rockstar7810,1444.6
PlayStation 4 App details and user interface shots posted715,0224.5
Call of Duty: Ghosts trailer details Squads766,1554.6
Xbox One reserves 10 per cent of GPU power for multitasking, Kinect616,0834.7
Microsoft takes you inside “the brains” of Xbox One Kinect – video585,5204.6
Minecraft Xbox 360 New Plastic Texturepack & Title Update 13 Out Today5510,5444.7
DICE investigating Battlefield 4 beta freezes and crashes868,7934.7
GTA Online: Rockstar posts list of known bugs, is working on them now8615,6694.5
Warcraft movie comes to theaters December 18, 2015686,6604.6
Call of Duty not representative of military life, says Ghosts producer897,6804.7
GTA V to pull in $437 million in digital add-ons707,4694.6
PS3 System Software Update 4.50 Launches Today505,1894.6
GTA5 title update addresses missing vehicles5612,1934.7
Half-Life 3 development teams spotted on Valve database – report455,1544.6
Half-Life 3 trademark filed443,9964.5
Xbox Live Gold is free this weekend887,5044.7
Wii production to cease11110,4654.4
GTA Online: Growing reports of save file corruption errors518,1344.6
Grand Theft Auto Online Servers Struggle Under Strain9212,8904.5
Battlefield 4 beta live on PC and Xbox 360, hits PS3 later today535,9764.5
'Day One' update for Xbox One will take 15-20 minutes to download433,5404.6
GTA Online live today665,2104.7
Wii U 4.0 firmware update live, puts Wii games on GamePad screen573,7854.6


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