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News, Sony
Sony Patents Technology For In-Game, Game-Stopping Advertising

Picture this scene, if you will. You’re playing the latest installment of your favorite shooter series, on the hardest more…

Features, News
Microsoft Heading Into E3 with Patent Trouble Hanging Overhead

Last month, we reported that Microsoft and Motorola’s heated battle over Wi-Fi technology and video codecs had reached a more…

Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, Mobile, News, Nintendo
Nintendo Patents Emulation of Previous Handheld Systems

In a surprising move, Nintendo has patented the emulation of its handheld game systems on other devices. The patent, first more…

Features, News, Nintendo
Hey “Patent Trolls”, Nintendo Ain’t Scared

Nintendo has slayed another “patent troll” as IA Labs tries to sue the company for the Wii Balance Board. ┬áThis is the third more…

News
Zynga Being Sued for Patent Infringement, Will Probably Pay the Troll Toll

At this point in history, it is probably easier to make a list of systems in America that aren’t broken. Even then, there is more…

Features, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
U.S. Patent Shows Next Xbox May Have DVR Functionality

The US Patent Office granted Microsoft a patent for a console that would have DVR functionality. The patent was originally more…

Features, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Rumors
Sony Japan Files Patent For a PS2 Compatibilty Adapter

Your PS3 backward compatibility dreams may finally have come true. Sony Japan has filed a patent for a “new generation to more…

Genre, Music, News
Konami Suing Harmonix over Rock Band

Drummania and Guitar Freaks — totally different from Rock Band. Konami has filed a lawsuit against Harmonix, MTV Networks, more…