PlayStation 3 (PS3) Version 3.50 Supports 3D Blu-ray Movie Playback

The upcoming Version 3.50 update to Sony’s PlayStation 3 (PS3) will add support for 3D Blu-ray playback. The date is September 21st and probably will be worldwide. I was curious as to how many 3D Blu-ray titles there were. I didn’t think there were going to be that many. So I went to Amazon and […]

3D PlayStation 3

The PS3 is scheduled to receive a firmware update to enable 3D this summer. With a 3D-capable LCD TV or monitor I can imagine how crazy fun it might be to play 3D games in 1080p. Of course, I’ll need to be wearing some dorky glasses, even at night. Source: Pocket-lint via Engadget

Ziris Canvas: PlayStation 3 Digital Signage

Image via Wikipedia During last week’s Screen Expo, Sony Professional presented Ziris Canvas, a digital signage software that combines the graphics power of the PlayStation 3. The Screen Expo was held at Kensington Olympia (pictured to the right) in London. The PS3-driven digital signage system can display can display content on HD displays using any […]


Belinda Lanks, Co.Design: “Just to give you a little background, there were 35 million TVs sold in 2011,” Beauchamp says. “Right now, the catch rate to audio–someone buying an audio system at the exact same time as a TV purchase is only 5%. So when we looked at the market, we found that what people […]

Nintendo Wii U Controller/Console Combo

CrunchGear: I think Nintendo is going about this all wrong. The Wii U controller tries to be both a controller and a console but I don’t think it will do either very well. There are two major shifts in gaming. One is pioneered by Microsoft: get rid of all controls and let your body do […]

Infinity Blade on iPad 2 Streamed on HDTV

Cult of Mac: Check out this video of the iPad 2 playing Chair Entertainment’s Infinity Blade on a 50-inch LG HDTV running at 1080p, thanks to the new iPad HDMI adapter. That’s a ten-dollar game looking just as lurid and beautiful in high-definition as a $60 Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 game. The video does […]

Autoblog: Gran Turismo 5 Review

Autoblog: […] if you were looking for a single excuse to buy a new video game console and racing wheel and spend the entirety of this holiday season in pure gaming bliss, we’re sorry to report that the long awaited Gran Turismo 5 isn’t it. Let me rephrase: Gran Turismo 5 alone isn’t worth getting […]


This is from back in 2007, I think. A long time ago. But I still dig the design where the dual-sliding action reveals a keypad one way and directional controls the other way. We should have seen this PSPhone in 2008. According to, Sony is working on a PSPhone and December 9th is […]

Gizmodo: How to Buy an HDTV

Regarding 3DTV this is what Gizmodo says: 3D sets are, generally speaking, the best performing sets in the product line. So even if you never intend to watch a single piece of 3D content, it’s worth considering a 3DTV. Save your hard-earned cash and stay away from 3D. There’s isn’t that much 3D content to […]

IGN: Gran Turismo 5 Review

IGN: Gran Turismo 5 is a 10/10 simulator wrapped up in a 5/10 game – driving is as exhilarating as anything that’s gone before, and slavish obsession with the minutiae of many of its cars ensure it’s an encyclopaedia of automotive delights. Its brilliance on the track, however is matched by its sloppiness off of […]