In an interview with Game Informer, Shuhei Yoshida, president of Sony's Worldwide Studios, revealed that an always-online console was never an option for the next-gen PlayStation.
Publisher EA is wisely ditching the obligatory Internet connection for the next Sims game, which is out next year.
Microsoft Game Studios creative director Adam Orth started a Twitter storm when he said he didn't "get the drama" about always-on devices.
Dash Navigation CEO Paul Lego presented the company's Dash navigator at DemoFall 2006 in San Diego on Sept. 26, 2006. The smart car navigator uses either Wi-Fi or cell network connectivity to provide users with real-time information such as live traffic conditions and estimated time of arrival.
Angry Birds Epic has some fun gameplay that is hobbled by prohibitive IAP and an always-online requirement.
The update rolled out to always-online consoles at 1am UK time this morning, and fixes a bunch of minor bugs.
Developed by Lionhead Studios, the newest installment in the fantasy franchise, is called Fable Legends, and takes place in an always-online world.
Utilities Updates: Youpi Key; Xupport; NotifyMail X; AlwaysONline; Password Retriever; Apache; more
The always-online SimCity's server woes continue -- we ask if gamers who've downloaded the game can get a refund.
Larry Page, CEO of the online giant, says instead of focusing on negativity and always having to win, companies should be doing more to advance the Web and technology.