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Quirky Retro Video Shows Evolution Of The Video Game Controller

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 06.27.2016 | Technology

Video game controllers have come a long way. The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset would have been a mere fantasy for gamers in the late 1950s, who ...

How VR Will Never Be As Good As Your TV

Steven Schkolne | Posted 06.28.2016 | Technology
Steven Schkolne

Many people were surprised, about a year ago, when the news broke that Oculus' virtual reality (VR) headset would require a high-end, $1000+ PC. Today...

Selfless Playstation Worker Customizes Controller For Gamer With Cerebral Palsy

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.04.2016 | Good News

A Sony PlayStation worker went above and beyond the call of duty to help out a New Jersey video gamer with cerebral palsy. Peter Byrne says an employe...

Black Friday 2015: The Best Deals Around The Web

TechBargains | Ethan Fedida | Posted 11.26.2015 | Technology

This year Black Friday came early and that gives you an extra day to get the best deals before anyone else. Skip the stores and shop online as every s...

Poltergeist Actress Susan Heyward Is One of Sony Playstation's Favorite Superheroes

Ilana Rapp | Posted 11.25.2015 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

Susan Heyward stars in Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger and Terence Winter's new HBO drama series "Vinyl" premiering February 14, 2016, and is returning as the lead in Sony's superhero juggernaut series "Powers" premiering March 2016

Apple TV: Is Connected TV Arriving Right on Time?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 09.08.2015 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Apple TV has been overdue for new tech -- it was last updated in 2012. Interestingly, Apple TV is already the leading set-top box for paid TV streaming, overtaking Roku, Xbox and PlayStation.

Sony Is Killing Its Quirkiest PlayStation Games

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 07.14.2015 | Technology

You probably wouldn't know it, but Sony's PlayStation Vita handheld contains one of the most vibrant, offbeat and downright quirky video game shops in...

The History Of Video Games, By The Numbers

The Huffington Post | Graham Nelson | Posted 07.10.2015 | Technology

111 billion: according to research firms, that's how much revenue the video game industry will generate in 2015. (It's also roughly the same number of...

If We Are Being Honest About Final Fantasy 7

Steven Petite | Posted 06.19.2016 | Entertainment
Steven Petite

Fans and game journalists alike have been begging for a makeover to the most popular entry of the iconic franchise for many years. An argument can be made that this is the most important remake of all time. If that came off as a compliment, then it is time for some honesty.

Devastatingly Challenging Modern Games

Steven Petite | Posted 06.09.2015 | Technology
Steven Petite

Even at the hardest difficulty level, most games released today do not measure up to the challenge that old-school brought to the table. However, ever so often, a modern game is released that not only challenges the player, but also provides a sense of accomplishment.

Damon Beres

Indie Hit 'Axiom Verge' Shows How One Person Can Take On Video Game Giants

HuffingtonPost.com | Damon Beres | Posted 04.07.2015 | Technology

Video games are starting to look a lot like they used to, but the industry overall? That's a different story, and one game can help explain why.

Timothy Stenovec

PlayStation Takes On Cable Companies With New TV Service

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 03.18.2015 | Technology

PlayStation 3 and 4 owners have a new way to watch TV. And it doesn’t require a cable or satellite subscription.

6 Life Lessons Your Gamer Children Can Learn From Playing Video Games

Quora | Posted 05.16.2015 | Parents
Quora

When I was seventeen years old, I became one of the highest ranked World of Warcraft players in North America. Below are some of the most powerful lessons I learned on my quest for Internet fame and success:

Damon Beres

PlayStation May Soon Transform Gaming For People With Disabilities

HuffingtonPost.com | Damon Beres | Posted 03.11.2015 | Technology

Features leaked from what appears to be an upcoming PS4 update include accessibility options for gamers with disabilities.

Maureen Ryan

When Remakes Attack: TV Adapts 'Powers' And 'The Returned'

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 03.10.2015 | Entertainment

One of the great things about television is its adaptability, or, perhaps more accurately, its ability to adapt anything to suit its purposes. Thi...

Trooper Shines Much-Needed Spotlight on Iraq Vets and Uranium Poisoning

Joshua Kors | Posted 04.20.2015 | Entertainment
Joshua Kors

Movies, said film critic Roger Ebert, are like an "empathy machine." Their mission: to help us understand a bit more about others' hopes, their fears, their dreams. Movies allow us to walk in others' shoes. They help us "identify with the people who are sharing this journey with us."

Yes, People Actually Bought These Gold-Plated Video Game Controllers

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.25.2015 | Technology

A handful of gamers can now join the "Call of Duty" frontlines with 24-karat gold controllers in hand.

You'll Soon Be Using Video Game Discs As Shiny Drink Coasters

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 12.30.2014 | Technology

Got a stack of old VHS tapes in your basement? Your brand new video game discs might be joining them sooner than you'd think.

Sony Says PlayStation Still Has Problems, Is Getting Back Online

Reuters | By Jim Finkle and Liana B. Baker | Posted 02.27.2015 | Technology

By Jim Finkle and Liana B. Baker BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sony Corp's PlayStation Network suffered connection problems for a fourth s...

Sony Playstation Still Down After Cyberattack

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2015 | Technology

(Adds that FBI is investigating attack, comments from Sony executive) By Jim Finkle BOSTON, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Sony Cor...

Sony To Pay PlayStation Vita Owners After Settlement

Reuters | Posted 11.26.2014 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sony Computer Entertainment America has agreed to settle allegations it misled consumers about features of its PlayStation Vita...

Walmart Cracking Down After Scammers Made Off With $90 PS4s

CNBC | Kelli B. Grant and Sarah Whitten | Posted 11.19.2014 | Business

From CNBC: Consumers' misuse of Wal-Mart's price match program isn't limited to the PlayStation 4. But shoppers may find it's no longer so easy to ...

The Producer's Work: An Interview With Denis Friedman

Marcin J. Sobczak | Posted 12.20.2014 | Entertainment
Marcin J. Sobczak

We do know that the producers are a group of outstanding, creative and charismatic personalities. That is why we would like to introduce to you The Producer's Work!

Hackers Bring Down PlayStation Network

The Huffington Post | Adam Goldberg | Posted 08.25.2014 | Technology

Gamers woke up to an unpleasant surprise on Sunday morning when hackers brought down Sony's PlayStation Network by way of a distributed denial-of-serv...

Nintendo vs. Sega: Wartime at Comic-Con

Blake J. Harris | Posted 10.05.2014 | Entertainment
Blake J. Harris

I imagined that the battle between Sega and Nintendo would be similar to the classic rivalry between Magic Johnson and Larry Bird: a story of two great competitors who ultimately gain respect for each other.