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PS4 owners: set your messages to private to avoid malicious system crash

PS4 owners: set your messages to private to avoid malicious system crash

In the past couple of years, we've seen a number of instances where mobile platforms, both iOS and Android, are hit with bugs where receiving a text message containing unique code or a specific character causes the app or even the whole device to crash. Now it's the PlayStation 4's turn. A growing number of owner are reporting this same problem, where a message is received and it forces the console to crash, in some cases even requiring a factory reset to fix.

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Sony sues man over allegedly selling jailbroken PS4 consoles

Sony sues man over allegedly selling jailbroken PS4 consoles

Sony has sued a California man accused of selling jailbroken PlayStation 4 consoles online. The lawsuit alleges that defendant Eric Scales was selling jailbroken PS4s preloaded with pirated games using auction website eBay. The lawsuit also points toward a website that allegedly belongs to the defendant where he is alleged to offer jailbreaking services.

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Yet another Kingdom Hearts compilation hits PS4 ahead of KH3

Yet another Kingdom Hearts compilation hits PS4 ahead of KH3

It's a running joke that Square Enix's Kingdom Hearts series is filled with oddly-titled spin-offs and side stories while only featuring two main entires up to now. At this point, there have been almost as many compilations as actual new titles, and this all before Kingdom Hearts III is finally released in January 2019. The publisher must figure one more compilation before then can't hurt, and has announced Kingdom Hearts: The Story So Far, collecting every unique title in the series for the PlayStation 4.

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The fancy new Fortnite move you’re being beaten with

The fancy new Fortnite move you’re being beaten with

We're tracking a new way to move in Fortnite that dominates the map - and chances are you've already happened across it without realizing. It's called Bunny Hopping by average everyday masters of the game, and it requires only that you have some really, really good timing. Or the sort of mouse that allows you to make your scroll wheel into a jump button - but that's only for PC players. Today we're gonna try to cover everyone at once.

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Sony tipped in plan to add PSN name change option for users

Sony tipped in plan to add PSN name change option for users

PlayStation users have been asking Sony for the ability to change their PSN names for years, and so far the company has resisted. Past months have seen multiple rumors of a change, though, in which sources have claimed that Sony will soon enable such a feature. The latest among them reports appeared today, with sources claiming that game studios are preparing for the new name change option.

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All 10 new update features in Fortnite Season 6

All 10 new update features in Fortnite Season 6

The Fortnite Season 6 update is released and all players should, by now, have their updates activated on all platforms. The release date for this update meant we'd inevitably see some Halloween goodness splayed across the gameplay map and the store - and what do you know, it's all here, it's all happening! In addition to some creepy and/or spooky happenings in the landscape, there's now a puppy dog. It's a puppy dog, it's so super cute!

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Fallout 76 beta start dates revealed as opening cinematic debuts

Fallout 76 beta start dates revealed as opening cinematic debuts

One of the most interesting launches of the year is likely going to be Fallout 76. This new game represents a big move for the Fallout franchise and for Bethesda in general, and it's a multiplayer game in a traditionally single player series. There are definitely a lot of people curious to see if the Fallout formula can work in a multiplayer game, and those people don't necessarily need to wait until the game launches to find out.

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Fortnite season 6 Battle Pass pets and skins detailed

Fortnite season 6 Battle Pass pets and skins detailed

Fortnite season 6 launched earlier this morning, and along with it comes a brand new Battle Pass. The Battle Pass, of course, is an in-game purchase that unlocks a long list of challenges - completing them and leveling up your Battle Pass unlocks a host of new skins and other cosmetics. So, what's new in the Battle Pass for season 6?

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Fortnite season 6 is here and the cube has made a mess of everything

Fortnite season 6 is here and the cube has made a mess of everything

Fortnite season 6 is here at last, and with it comes some big changes to Fortnite's in-game world. As we assumed from the various teasers Epic published in the lead up today, Fortnite season 6 is themed around Halloween, with a new cast of characters featuring llama DJs, competitors dressed up in all sorts of costumes, and even some spooky monsters.

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PS Plus October 2018 free games bring Jason Voorhees for Halloween

PS Plus October 2018 free games bring Jason Voorhees for Halloween

Sony has taken the wraps off its PlayStation Plus free games lineup for October 2018. The upcoming titles will be free for PS Plus subscribers to download throughout next month, giving PS3 and PS4 console owners the chance to play something new without spending any money. As expected, there's also a couple titles available for the PS Vita.

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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy coming to PC, consoles

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy coming to PC, consoles

The video game industry is home to a wide variety of genres that go beyond the usual culprits like shooters and RPGs. There are simulations for doing surgery or building PCs, games that test your patience with a draw of luck, and even some that are like an interactive romance. But how about one that plays like a choose your own mystery novel? That’s precisely what the Ace Attorney series is and Capcom is now bringing the first three installments of the franchise to consoles and, surprisingly, PCs.

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PlayStation Now adds option to download games for offline use

PlayStation Now adds option to download games for offline use

Sony's cloud-based video game streaming service PlayStation Now has added a major new feature available only to subscribers: the ability to download content for offline use. This is an important feature for the service, opening it up to customers who want the on-demand content but don't have an Internet connection capable of streaming the games.

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