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Gaming with guidance: How to set up parental controls on modern consoles, handhelds, and computers

We offer the easiest ways to lock your kids out from inappropriate game content on all current dedicated gaming consoles.

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Out with the old: Ubisoft ditches PS3 and Xbox 360 for the next generation

After about a decade of supporting the platforms, Ubisoft has finally decided to stop developing games for Sony's PlayStation 3 and Microsoft's Xbox 360, instead focusing its efforts on newer consoles and PCs.

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PlayStation Now brings on-demand game streaming to the PS3 on May 12

Good news has come at last for eager PS3 owners waiting for their shot at the service, as PlayStation now officially arrives on the PS3 on May 12. The service will cost $20 per month and Sony is offering a 7-day free trial.

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Get your game on: How to connect a PlayStation 3 controller to a Mac

The need to use a dedicated console controller on a Mac is higher than ever considering the platform's significant increase in popularity during the last several years. Here's our simple walkthrough on how to connect a PlayStation 3 controller to a Mac.

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2015 looks to be a huge year for all things PlayStation

Sony has expanded on its popular list of upcoming PS4 games by publishing a massive list of everything scheduled to arrive on PS4, PS3, and PS Vita over the course of 2015.

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Leap tall buildings in January’s PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection freebies

January's free games for PlayStation Plus subscribers include superpowered action like inFamous: First Light and Prototype 2, along with a few revitalized classics and indie treats.

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How to connect a PS3 controller to a PC

Properly connecting a PlayStation 3 controller to a PC is no easy task, especially when you opt for third-party peripherals. Check out our comprehensive guide on how to connect a PS3 controller to a PC, whether using a wired or wireless controller.

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PlayStation holiday sales extended following Christmas PSN outage

Sony extends the PlayStation Network's latest Flash Sale and Holiday Sale after online vandals brought down the online service through the Christmas break.

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Now you can rent games on PS3 with PlayStation Now’s expanded open beta

PlayStation Now, Sony's game streaming service that has been available on PlayStation 4 and select Bravia televisions since this past July, is now up and running on PS3 as well.

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PlayStation 4 controllers now work wirelessly with PlayStation 3

The latest PlayStation 3 firmware update adds wireless support to the console for the PlayStation 4's DualShock 4 controller, though without SIXAXIS capabilities.

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Man gets revenge on Web scammer by texting entire works of Shakespeare

Definitely a unique way to annoy someone that's gotten on your bad side, a Bristol man decided to send the entire collection on Shakespeare's plays to a scammer that ripped him off on a classifieds site.

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The 10 best import games coming in 2014

The year 2014 has gotten off to a slow start in the world of video games, but there's plenty of greatness on the horizon, including a number of killer games not likely to hit the US this year. Among them are a new Yakuza spin-off, a great Dragon Quest remake…

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Sony may bring PSone and PS2 games to the PS4, and bypass PlayStation Now

A newly surfaced rumor suggests that Sony may skip PlayStation Now streaming for PS One and PlayStation 2 titles in favor of local emulation at native HD resolutions on the PlayStation 4.

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Two more free PlayStation Plus games added as PS Vita Play promo kicks off

Sony adds two more games to the Instant Game Collection that PlayStation Plus subscribers receive on the same day that a month-long PS Vita Play promotion kicks off, offering bonus store credit in exchange for game purchases.

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