Sony Takes Legal Action Against Swedish PS JailBreak Sellers

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188w ago - According to the PS3 JailBreak Info Centre (linked above) via Swedish site IDG.se, Sony has now taken legal action against Swedish PS JailBreak sellers.

This news comes as no surprise after Sony won an injunction against Australian resellers and subsequently filed suit against a US reseller.

To quote: "Sony's lawyers have sued Manzzon, Rejoy and WeChip and those stores has now removed the product from their shops.

When checking the list of Authorized Dealers on PSJailbreak.com, you can now see that only 16 of the 26 listed shops actually sell the product."
 

Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Sony for PS3 3.21 Update

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207w ago - Update #4: Forum user phoenixfire425 has posted a response he received from his attorney stating that the Class Action Law Suit has finally been approved in regards to the PS3's OtherOS removal.

Update #3: IGN now reports of a fourth lawsuit (PDF) from Keith Wright of San Diego for removing the "Other OS" feature from the PlayStation 3, a fifth lawsuit (PDF) which demands a jury trial, a sixth lawsuit (PDF) which includes user comments from the US and EU Playstation Blog, IGN, ArsTechnica and Facebook, and even a seventh lawsuit from Michael Trebilcock of Australia.

Update #2: IGN now reports that two more lawsuits...
 

Video: Apple iPad Disassembly - Teardown in Action!

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209w ago - Just over a week ago we reported on an SNES Emulator running Mario Kart on non-jailbroken iPad, and today TechRestore has shared a video of the Apple iPad disassembly done in under three minutes via YouTube.

To quote: "Look inside Apple's big-selling contraption - and think about what that extra space inside could be filled with in that there future Mac OS X-powered iPad model some once predicted the company would release later this year, or was that a lot of air?

See inside the Apple iPad, from box to compete take-apart and back, in under 3 minutes - all done in our famous stop-motion style!"

Those interested can check out the video below!




 

Video: MAG PlayStation 3 Developer Tips: Direct Action

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217w ago - Zipper Interactive Sr. Community Manager Jeremy Dunham has posted yet another installment in their MAG PlayStation 3 developer tips series, with today's video dubbed Direct Action.

To quote: For today's Zip-Tips, Lead Tester and owner of the world's largest video game t-shirt collection, Jay Embry, walks us through the popular Direct Action class in MAG.

If you're the visual type we have this nifty Direct Action video narrated by Jay himself, followed by his handy tips. Enjoy!

Hello, this is Jay! The Direct Action soldier is invaluable to the team whether they're attacking or defending. If attacking, it's going to be your job to do as much damage as possible to key defensible points – like using your rockets to take out Defensive Emplacement Turrets.





If defending, it's the Direct Action guy's job to keep key defense objectives up and running or out of enemy hands all together. Here are some specific tips to help you be the most effective Direct Action soldier you can be.

Basic Tips

• To be Direct Action, the most obvious step is to make sure you have a heavy machine gun in your loadout.
• Keep some kind of demolition gear with you...
 

Video: Sony PS3 Slim System LED Modification in Action

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220w ago - Below is a video and some pictures of a Sony PS3 Slim system LED modification in action from flasheur via YouTube.

I was putzing around, saw this and it looked pretty cool! To quote from the source linked above:

"I present the PS3 slim of jefff...

Mod making:

• 4 Red led on Inter
• 4 Led to a blue cross
• 4 Green led on Inter
• 4 Led to a pink cross
• 2 Led to a multi Inter
• 4 Blue LED on the drive presence LED
• 1 White LED has left the power button

So there you have a multiple LED configuration!"




 







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