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  • The PlayStation 4's newly-designed controller (image: Sony)

    PlayStation 4: Details revealed on new features update

    April 30, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments (0)

    Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today announced it will release system software update version 1.70 for PlayStation 4 (PS4) system on April 30, delivering new features that expand the social connectivity options and make it easier for gamers to share their...

  • A screenshot from Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag (image: Ubisoft)

    Two new Assassin’s Creed titles announced

    September 10, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Games maker Ubisoft announced at its Digital Days event two new titles as part of the Assassin’s Creed franchise. Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD, an adaptation of the highly acclaimed PlayStation Vita success for consoles and PC, and Assassin’s Creed...

  • Sony's new version of the Vita (image: Sony)

    Sony announces new PlayStation Vita

    September 9, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Electronics manufacturer and video games console maker Sony on Monday morning announced a new version of their handheld gaming system, the PlayStation Vita. During the unveiling, the company announced that the new Wi-Fi only model will be made available first...

  • Top 10 gadgets of 2012

    November 27, 2012 • ListsComments (1)

    The year has seen many great gadgets being released and as technology grows, electronic devices will become more complex, intricate and exciting. IT News Africa has compiled a list of our biggest gadgets of the year, including smartphones, notebooks, tablets...

  • Review: Uncharted: Golden Abyss

    April 13, 2012 • Gadgets and Gaming, Reviews, Top StoriesComments Off

    The Uncharted franchise is one of the most successful games for Sony’s PlayStation 3, and with a good number of titles sold between the first Uncharted and Uncharted 3, it came as no surprise to see a release for PlayStation’s Vita handheld console. The...

  • PlayStation Network’s brand realigned

    February 6, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off

    Sony informed users of the PlayStation Network their accounts will no longer be termed “PlayStation Network accounts”. Instead, they will be renamed “Sony Entertainment Network accounts” or “SEN accounts” from the 8th of February. “This change...

  • PlayStation Vita AR cards bundled at launch

    January 18, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    With the PlayStation Vita launch in Japan in December and the PAL launch in February this year, as well as the launch of PlayStation Vita in South Africa on 22 February, anticipation levels for the device has been growing. Local distributor Ster Kinekor...

  • Sony: “The PSP confused people”

    November 30, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    When Sony released their PSP a couple of years ago, not a lot of people knew exactly what it was used for. Sure, some people knew that videos can be played on it, while other mostly though it was for playing video games. But SCEE CEO Jim Ryan acknowledged to...

  • PS Vita pre-orders starting soon

    November 18, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (2)

    Sony has announced pre-order details for its highly anticipated the next generation portable entertainment system. PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) will be hitting shelves across the PAL region from 22 February 2012, and for a limited period only starting from 30...

  • More F1 2011 Vita details emerge

    November 17, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Games developer Codemasters announced that their F1 2011 racing game will launch with the new PlayStation Vita handheld console on 22 February 2012. “To mark the news, Codemasters has launched a new video showing how iconic circuits including Monaco,...

  • Capcom announces first Vita game

    October 24, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    PlayStation’s Vita has been confirmed for a February 2012 release date, so it’s only a matter of time before the launch titles start streaming in. Capcom has been one of the first to announce a title for Vita, and Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 will...

  • PlayStation Vita to hit SA in February

    October 20, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has announced that their latest handheld device, the PlayStation Vita, will be launching in South Africa on 22 February 2012. The device will also see a release throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Australasia...

  • Syphon Filter coming to PS Vita

    October 4, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Players of Sony’s tactical shooter franchise Syphon Filter will be glad to learn that the company is looking at developing a new version of the stealth shooter for the upcoming PlayStation Vita. The game is apparently in development at SCE Bend, which...

  • Sony to release new PSP

    August 17, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off

    Sony has announced that they will be releasing a new version of the handheld gaming system PSP. Although the original PSP and subsequent PSPGo didn’t do too well in the markets, the new model is called the PSP E-1000 and will be released at a much lower...

  • PlayStation Vita out early next year

    August 4, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off

    News has emerged that the much-awaited PlayStation Vita hand-held console will only go on sale in Europe, the US and the rest of the Asian territories by early next year. In the video game industry, South Africa falls under the UK so it can also be expected...

  • New studio working on LittleBigPlanet for PS Vita

    June 28, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Double11, a new development studio in the UK, announced that they are working on LittleBigPlanet for Sony’s new PlayStation Vita handheld device, revealed at the recent E3 in Los Angeles. Double11 was formed in 2010 by ex-Rockstar engineers Lee...