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Posts From December, 2007

PlayStation Tips #5 – DIY Hard Drive upgrade

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Dec 28, 2007

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No matter which model of the PLAYSTATION 3 you’ve got – 20GB, 40GB, 60GB, or 80GB – music, video, and gaming download fiends will find a way to fill up their hard disk drive. Fortunately, the PS3 doesn’t require some hard-to-find proprietary HDD – you can swap it out yourself with the kind of drive […]

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PlayStation Tips #4 – DLNA media server

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Dec 27, 2007

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Some of you may have heard the term “DLNA” on this blog or elsewhere, and the term has been discussed recently with the 2.10 firmware update that added DivX video support. For those who aren’t familiar or want a refresher, DLNA stands for Digital Living Network Alliance – it’s basically a group of companies developing […]

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PlayStation Tips #3 – Remote Play/PS Store download head start

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Dec 26, 2007

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Let’s say it’s a Thursday, the PLAYSTATION Store was just updated, and you can’t wait to get your hands on a new PS3 demo. The only problem is you’re not home. With the PS3/PSP Remote Play feature, you can get a jump start to your download from the road. Here’s how it works: *To use […]

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PlayStation Tips #2 – Folding@home

Noam Rimon's Avatar + Posted by Noam Rimon on Dec 25, 2007

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How about helping conduct advanced biological research over this holiday season? No, you don’t need to be a scientist to do that, the researchers over at Stanford University already have came up with software that can operate on your PLAYSTATION 3 console and perform multitude of complex operations that will help their research against diseases […]

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PlayStation Tips #1 – PSP RSS

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Dec 24, 2007

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The last week of December is a time for families to get together – and it’s also a time when a large number of gamers will join the PlayStation Family. So every day this week we’ll highlight a bit of functionality that new PLAYSTATION 3 or PlayStation Portable owners might not know they had at […]

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Seasons Greetings from Gran Turismo

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Dec 21, 2007

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This video just came in from the folks at Polyphony Digital, makers of the Gran Turismo franchise – take a look: Yeah, a sleigh is so old fashioned! Happy Holidays from all of us at SCEA!

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Pata-me, Pata-you, Patapon news

Chris Hinojosa-Miranda's Avatar + Posted by Chris Hinojosa-Miranda on Dec 21, 2007

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On the eve of holiday break…and the launch of Patapon in Japan, we here at Patapon Central (aka Pon-SCEA) have been very excited over a few little Pata-tidbits that are currently circulating in the media, both locally and overseas. First, great Pata-News came to me from Japan: Famitsu, one of Japan’s leading gaming publications, has […]

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Pursuit Force: Extreme Justice Site is Live

Greg Lutton's Avatar + Posted by Greg Lutton on Dec 21, 2007

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Whaddup PSP heads? The holidays are upon us in full swing, with everyone ready for fun and exciting times with the fam … (crickets, crickets, BOOM!). OK, come the new year when the smoke has cleared we’ll be bringing you an action packed title which you’ll wished you could’ve played as you listened to grandpa’s […]

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