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Price for Modern Warfare 3 revealed: Black Ops like store wars?

Price for Modern Warfare 3 revealed: Black Ops like store wars?

About a week ago we were treated to four teaser trailers for Modern Warfare 3, but what we did not know at that time was a release date or price. However, we then learned that the date for release of what promises to be the biggest game of 2011 would be November 8th, so that just left the price. We have since learned that the price for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 should be…

PlayStation Network Three Assurances In Status Update

PlayStation Network Three Assurances In Status Update

Even though PSN is still down, Sony has managed to offer us three assurances regarding the status update for the PlayStation Network. The first of these steps that we need to discuss is the letter that CEO Howard Stringer wrote, which we discussed in detail in a previous post. The main thing that Stringer wanted to do was to reach out to PSN users and assure them that they are doing all they can, as…

Password Issue Before PSN Back Online

Password Issue Before PSN Back Online

We still have no idea when the PlayStation Network will be restored, but the password issue needs to be addressed on other services even before PSN is back online. We have been advised that if we use the same password on other services, such as banks then we had best change these passwords right away. Sony has said that although passwords were encrypted, they used hash tags and not plain text. The worrying thing about…

PSN Down Day 9: 2.2m Stolen Credit Card Details?

PSN Down Day 9: 2.2m Stolen Credit Card Details?

Today is known to us as PSN Down Day 9, and the most recent news to date is that there is thought to be 2.2m stolen credit card details. Sony finally gave us an update a few days ago and also sent emails to the 77 million PlayStation Network users that hackers had stolen their personal information. There has to be some sort of future impact for Sony, but it is still too early to…

Lollapalooza Lineup For 2011: Festival Headliners

Lollapalooza Lineup For 2011: Festival Headliners

The Lollapalooza Lineup For 2011 has now been announced, so now we know who the festival headliners are. This is a special year for the event, as it is the 20th anniversary, which is why the likes of Coldplay, Eminem, Foo Fighters and Muse has been brought in to do what they do best. The event is to take place on August 5-7 at Chicago’s Grant Park, with 126 acts expected to attend. Having these…