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Samit Sarkar / Polygon:
PlayStation Network getting two-factor authentication, Sony confirms   —  Sony is making a long-awaited effort to shore up security on the PlayStation Network — the company is planning to add two-factor authentication to the service, Sony confirmed to Polygon today.
Apr 21, 2016, 12:05 AMIn context
Samit Sarkar / Polygon:
Microsoft stops manufacturing new Xbox 360 consoles, will continue to sell remaining inventory and support existing consoles   —  Microsoft ending Xbox 360 production  —  IT'S NOT GOING ANYWHERE, THOUGH
Apr 20, 2016, 12:45 PMIn context
Ben Kuchera / Polygon:
Oculus confirms devs free to sell Rift games on Steam, other platforms   —  The Oculus Rift has officially launched, and the first units should be arriving at the homes of early adopters today.  You can read our full review, and Oculus has just detailed a very important aspect of its business …
Mar 28, 2016, 12:35 PMIn context
Dave Tach / Polygon:
Microsoft's Xbox Live Tournament Platform will allow devs to create their own game tournaments powered by Xbox Live   —  New Xbox Live Tournaments Platform is for developers, players and esports leagues  —  The Xbox Live Tournaments Platform will allow developers to create …
Mar 17, 2016, 5:35 PMIn context
Matt Leone / Polygon:
Inside the five-year development of Sony's PlayStation VR headset expected to ship later this year   —  The making of PlayStation VR  —  When Richard Marks was in 10th grade, his father opened a video game store that was ahead of its time.  It was the early '80s; used game sales weren't common …
Mar 13, 2016, 9:50 AMIn context
Samit Sarkar / Polygon:
EA announces Origin Access, $4.99 monthly subscription for PC games   —  Electronic Arts' EA Access is now available for Windows PC games as Origin Access, a subscription for EA's Origin digital distribution platform, the company announced today.  Origin Access costs $4.99 per month …
Jan 12, 2016, 4:50 PMIn context
Allegra Frank / Polygon:
League of Legends developer Riot Games is now owned entirely by Tencent   —  Riot Games now owned entirely by Tencent  —  The League of Legends studio's remaining shares have been bought up Riot Games, the developer of League of Legends, has sold its remaining equity to Chinese online company Tencent Holdings.
Dec 19, 2015, 5:40 AMIn context
Samit Sarkar / Polygon:
EA launching esports division, will be led by Peter Moore   —  Start practicing your no-scope headshots and your touchdown dances.  Electronic Arts is pushing into esports with a new branch of the company: the EA Competitive Gaming Division, CEO Andrew Wilson announced today.
Dec 10, 2015, 10:00 PMIn context
Dave Tach / Polygon:
How the Apple TV's storage technologies like app thinning and on-demand resources work, and how they impact app developers   —  Apple TV is a radical rethinking of your relationship with the hardware and games you own  —  This week, for the first time since it debuted in 2007, the Apple TV will welcome native games.
Oct 27, 2015, 10:00 AMIn context
Ben Kuchera / Polygon:
Oculus VP says the company isn't close to supporting Xbox One, but there have been talks   —  Don't expect to see the Oculus Rift on Xbox One anytime soon  —  Oculus has been pretty cozy with Microsoft lately.  The companies announced that the retail Oculus Rift will ship with an Xbox One controller in the box.
Sep 27, 2015, 6:50 AMIn context

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