November 17, 2021
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The looming software kill-switch lurking in aging PlayStation hardware

Enlarge / These consoles could eventually be large paperweights if Sony doesn't fix a problem looming in their firmware.Unless something changes, an issue lurking in older PlayStations' internal timing systems threatens to eventually make every PS4 game and all downloaded PS3 games unplayable on current hardware. Right now, it's not a matter of if ...
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Oculus Quest 2 gets official wireless-VR mode, 120 Hz support via patch

Enlarge / More hidden features will soon be loosed onto Oculus Quest 2 owners.Sam MachkovechLast year's Oculus Quest 2 VR headset remains one of the cheapest—though not necessarily recommended—ways to jump into virtual reality. But even I must admit its sales proposition became more tantalizing on Tuesday with a late-night announcement from reps at...
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It’s Dave Bautista and pals vs. zombie horde in Army of the Dead

[embed]https://youtube.com/watch?v=tI1JGPhYBS8&start=0&wmode=transparent[/embed] Dave Bautista stars in the zombie heist film Army of the Dead, directed by Zack Snyder.Fresh off the successful release of Zack Snyder's Justice League, we'll soon be getting the director's latest project: Army of the Dead, about a group of mercenari...
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iOS users—and only iOS users—face NSFW content ban on Discord app

Enlarge / This cute little pig has obviously seen some things that iOS users will no longer be allowed to see on Discord.Discord users who access the app through iOS will now face restrictions on adult content that go beyond those for other platforms. The gaming-focused social networking app—which lets users create public or private servers to chat...