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Jason Schreier / Kotaku:
With the announcement of the new $150 2DS XL launching July 28, Nintendo finally abandons the 3D gimmick   —  Few video game systems have had as strange a journey as Nintendo's 3DS.  The spunky portable console flopped, got a massive price cut, gradually built up a spectacular library of games …
Apr 30, 2017, 2:00 AMIn context
Jason Schreier / Kotaku:
Microsoft reveals Project Scorpio specs: 8-core 2.3GHz CPU, custom GPU comprised of 40 units, 12GB GDDR5 RAM, 1TB hard drive, and 4K UHD Blu-ray drive   —  Microsoft has promised that their next console, Scorpio, will be “the most powerful console ever,” and today the company delivered on that promise …
Apr 6, 2017, 9:30 AMIn context
Jason Schreier / Kotaku:
Nintendo says a now-fixed “manufacturing variation” was to blame for Joy-Con controller issues   —  If you, like me and several other Kotaku staff, have run into a consistent left Switch JoyCon signal issue, don't worry: Nintendo says it's not in fact a hardware problem, but a “manufacturing variation.”
Mar 22, 2017, 3:50 PMIn context
Patricia Hernandez / Kotaku:
Some YouTubers fret after being notified that some videos are not “advertiser friendly” and can't be monetized; YouTube says policy hasn't changed   —  Yesterday, popular YouTuber Philip DeFranco uploaded a video where he claimed that YouTube was ‘shutting down’ his channel due …
Sep 1, 2016, 2:50 PMIn context
Kotaku:
Sources: Microsoft is planning a cheaper, smaller Xbox One for E3 and a more powerful model in 2017; possible partnership with Oculus in the works   —  Microsoft is preparing at least two new Xbox models for release in the next two years, sources tell Kotaku.
May 25, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
Patrick Klepek / Kotaku:
Sources: Sony is working on a “PlayStation 4.5” with upgraded GPU for 4K resolution and better VR game support   —  Sources: Sony Is Working On A ‘PlayStation 4.5’  —  Sony is currently planning a new version of the PS4 with increased graphical power and games running at 4K resolution, developer sources tell Kotaku.
Mar 18, 2016, 2:10 PMIn context
Nathan Grayson / Kotaku:
Behind Valve's Greenlight and Early Access programs for developers: bad games, minimum transparency, and ineffectual user votes   —  Inside The Murky Process Of Getting Games On Steam  —  These days, it seems like Valve will let just about anything on Steam.
Mar 14, 2016, 9:55 AMIn context
Brian Ashcraft / Kotaku:
Sony stops shipping PlayStation TV in Japan   —  Sony Is Killing the PlayStation TV in Japan  —  The PlayStation Vita TV (aka PlayStation TV) launched in Japan back in November 2013.  Today, via AV Watch, Sony confirmed that it will cease shipping the hardware (in Japan, at least) at the end of February.
Feb 29, 2016, 2:05 PMIn context
Jason Schreier / Kotaku:
Valve says Steam's privacy breach on Christmas day affected 34K users, the service malfunction and outage were triggered by DDoS attack   —  Valve Apologizes For Steam's Christmas Malfunction, Says It Affected 34,000 Users  —  Valve has finally apologized for last week's Steam Christmas disaster …
Dec 30, 2015, 7:40 PMIn context
Jason Schreier / Kotaku:
Valve says caching issue that allowed Steam users to view pages of others has been fixed, believes no other unauthorized actions were allowed on accounts   —  Steam Goes Nuts, Offers Access To Other People's Accounts  —  Steam faced something of a catastrophe this afternoon …
Dec 25, 2015, 4:10 PMIn context

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