3w ago - Today Kotaku (via Digital Foundry) shared a video demo on running PlayStation 4 / PS4 games (with latency) through XBox One's HDMI input with details below.
To quote: You Can Play PS4 Through Xbox One, But You Probably Wouldn't Want To.
What happens when you plug a PlayStation 4's HDMI cable into the back of an Xbox One? The same thing that happens to everything else.
The fine folks at DigitalFoundry plugged their PlayStation 4 into the Xbox One's HDMI input and - contrary to my fevered speculation - a singularity was not formed. Instead, they got the PS4 video in their Xbox One dashboard.
From there they could navigate PlayStation menus, fiddle about with settings, or even launch a game, though lag issues make it a less-than-ideal means of doing so.
Either way, it's lovely to see the two of them getting along so well.
3w ago - Following up on the previous update and recent PS4 ISO game dumps, today Microsoft hacker C4Eva announced he dumped the first XBox One game Call of Duty: Ghosts with details below.
To quote, roughly translated: C4eva, the person behind the XBox 360 hacking with iXtreme firmware, has announced that it has managed to dump the first Xbox game One from a Blu-ray disc, the Call of Duty: Ghosts.
No more information given, for example, if it has done with a Blu-ray ordinary or had to modify its firmware, as needed at the time with the XBox 360 DVD.
Obviously this does not mean that the burden of backups on the new console from Microsoft is close or anything like that. But one thing can not live without the other, they pararelos paths, and always arrives before the dumpeo of the games that the possibility of loading.
In fact, as the day came to be uploaded (within three months or within 3 years) this dump is not worth and you have to patch it, for example. But as a curiosity, there it is. He states:
5w ago - While the game isn't even officially out yet, today The perfect Dark confirmed that Call of Duty (CoD) Ghosts is already hacked on both PlayStation 3 (PS3) and XBox 360 platforms with details below.
To quote: Summary: Cheats (aimbot, wallhack), perks and Prestige 10.
Call of Duty: Ghosts isn't even officially out yet, but people who already got the game is reporting that hackers have started to show up. Basically, they are using Cheats (Aimbot, Wallhack), Perks and Prestige 10...
Below are some pics of the PS3 version alongside a video from the XBox 360 version, as follows:
Finally, for those curious CoD: Ghosts officially launches on Tuesday, November 5th, 2013.
6w ago - Redbox Product Manager Sean Bordenave announced that the Redbox Instant application by Verizon is available today on PlayStation 3.
To quote: Hey, PS3 fans! Your console is about to transform into the ultimate movie-lover's destination. Later today, Redbox Instant by Verizon will be available on PS3, giving you access to thousands of streaming movies.
You'll also be able to find and reserve new releases on DVD and Blu-ray at more than 43,000 Redbox kiosks right from your console.
For only $8 a month, you get access to thousands of streaming movies instantly. You also get four DVD rental nights at the Redbox kiosk, every month (an extra buck allows you to rent Blu-ray movies from the kiosk).
You also have the option to purchase or rent new digital releases on-demand, without needing a subscription, making it a one-stop shop for you to find what you want to watch at any given time.
Exclusively for PlayStation users, Redbox Instant by Verizon will be introducing The Playlist; a specially-curated collection of Redbox Instant by Verizon movies from our subscription movie library, just for you.
The Playlist channel will be updated frequently and will feature themes like "Stuff Blowing Up," "Movies With Balls," and "Beards On Film." Your PS3 system...