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Sony never considered always online for PS4

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.

By 8 May 2013

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The Sims 4 won't be always online like SimCity, due in 2014

Publisher EA is wisely ditching the obligatory Internet connection for the next Sims game, which is out next year.

By 7 May 2013

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Microsoft exec can't see the problem with always online Xbox

Microsoft Game Studios creative director Adam Orth started a Twitter storm when he said he didn't "get the drama" about always-on devices.

By 5 April 2013

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The seven deadly sins of mobile games

We love our mobile games, but there are a few tendencies -- annoying, manipulative, or sometimes both -- that need to go away.

By 17 April 2015

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A paranoid chat from a future where even the air is online

Crave's Eric Mack time-travels to a future where everything, even the atmosphere and our organs, is connected to an Internet accessible from everywhere, save one room in Chicago.

By 14 February 2015

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What the Create-A-Sim trailer reveals about The Sims 4

Electronic Arts has released a trailer detailing the Create-A-Sim process for The Sims 4 -- and it has some slick reveals up its sleeve.

By 16 May 2014

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Angry Birds Epic: fun, but heavy on the IAP

Angry Birds Epic has some fun gameplay that is hobbled by prohibitive IAP and an always-online requirement.

By 21 March 2014

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EA hacked to steal your Apple ID

Hackers have targeted EA, the people behind Titanfall, FIFA 14 and Battlefield 4, to try and steal your Apple ID and credit card details.

By 20 March 2014

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Discless Xbox One would be amazing, but too radical a move for Microsoft

A discless Xbox One with a 1TB hard drive would be a leap for the console market. As with most of the bold moves Microsoft originally sets out to make, the game industry isn't ready.

By 31 January 2014

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Xbox One update out now, fixes multiplayer and SmartGlass

The update rolled out to always-online consoles at 1am UK time this morning, and fixes a bunch of minor bugs.

By 11 December 2013