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  • Nintendo As A Service

    Nintendo As A Service

    Nintendo should aim to have as much of its first-party library available on the Wii U and 3DS as possible: NES through N64, with any consoles from Sega’s past serving as icing on the cake. Read More

  • Sony’s New Spotify-Powered Music Service Goes Live For PlayStation

    Sony’s New Spotify-Powered Music Service Goes Live For PlayStation

    If you’re a PlayStation owner who is also a Spotify addict, then there’s good news for you today since Sony and the music streaming service have teamed up to let you listen to your tunes while you game. Read More

  • Crossing the Cybersecurity Trust Chasm Crunch Network

    Crossing the Cybersecurity Trust Chasm

    We need to (re)build trust: between the government and the public; between a company and its employees; between a company and its customers; between different private sector companies; and finally between the government and the private sector. Read More

  • Spear-Phishing Could Enable Cyberterrorism Attacks Against The U.S. Crunch Network

    Spear-Phishing Could Enable Cyberterrorism Attacks Against The U.S.

    If terrorists ever orchestrate a violent cyberattack against the U.S., the odds are 9 in 10 that spear-phishing will be the first step of their assault. The same technique that has breached Sony, Anthem, Target, the Pentagon and thousands of organizations every year, spear-phishing is used in some 91 percent of cyberattacks, according to the security firm Micro Trend. We can either spread… Read More

  • PlayStation 4 Gets Suspend And Resume, External HD Backups On March 26

    PlayStation 4 Gets Suspend And Resume, External HD Backups On March 26

    Sony’s upcoming “Yukimura” update for PlayStation 4 brings the console one magic power that many players have been eager to get their hands on: The ability to suspend game play and resume  play right where you left off after putting the console into Rest Mode  and then waking it up again. The Suspend/Resume function means you won’t have to save to stop the action… Read More

  • Lessons From The New Threat Environment From Sony, Anthem And ISIS Crunch Network

    Lessons From The New Threat Environment From Sony, Anthem And ISIS

    The cyberattack on Sony Pictures entertainment left plenty of roiled waters in its aftermath. Lawsuits from employees whose personal information was leaked … apologies to President Obama and other subjects of hasty emails … U.S. sanctions against North Korea and a war of words back and forth … and the irony of Sony turning to the entity most identified in those emails as a threat to… Read More

  • PlayStation’s Vue Live Streaming Cord-Cutter TV Service Launches In The U.S.

    PlayStation’s Vue Live Streaming Cord-Cutter TV Service Launches In The U.S.

    PlayStation is officially debuting its live streaming video service in the U.S. today, launching PlayStation Vue in New York, Chicago and Philadelphia with pricing beginning at $50 per month. The on-demand and live-streaming video service includes content partners like Fox News, AMC and Turner Broadcasting and offers channels like CBS, Discovery, Animal Planet, Syfy, Food Network and many… Read More

  • Seinfeld Will Be Streamable Online Soon, Hopefully

    Seinfeld Will Be Streamable Online Soon, Hopefully

    I’ve never watched more than one or two random Seinfeld episodes. I know, I know. I’ve always meant to watch the whole series, really — but it’s not (legally) streamable anywhere, outside of a few random episodes. So I don’t bother. This may change soon. Word has it that Sony is finally getting around to licensing the streaming rights. Read More

  • HBO GO Arrives On PS4 Today

    HBO GO Arrives On PS4 Today

    Just ahead of the April 12 premiere of one of its more popular shows, Game of Thrones, HBO announced this morning that its streaming service HBO GO is now available on the PlayStation 4. The new application, which has been available on the PS3 for nearly a year, will be made available to PS4 owners as of today, the company says. Read More