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  • News: Gold-Farming Chinese Prisoners

    It's been revealed that many Chinese prisoners are being forced into online "hard labor" in titles such as World of Warcraft, because it's more profitable than manual labor.

  • News: Disney Universe's Multiplayer Fun

    Disney has announced that it's working on a "fast-paced multiplayer action adventure" for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC/Mac.

  • Opinion: Survey: PSN Outage Hasn't Impacted PSN Loyalty

    A confession: I'm not all that likely to use my PlayStation 3 online now that the PlayStation Network's back. Because I'm upset with Sony about the PSN fiasco? Nope. Because I wasn't all that likely to use it before the hacker tsunami hit (nothing to do with the service, which is great, but because I've never been much for competitive gaming anyway).

  • News: Chinese Prisoners Allegedly Forced to Play World of Warcraft

    Apparently there's a new type of chain gang -- a virtual one. According to The Guardian, Chinese prisoners are forced to play hours upon hours of "World of Warcraft," farming virtual gold that the prison guards can then sell in the real world for nonvirtual cash.

  • News: Sony offers identity theft protection after cyber-attacks

    Sony began letting its U.S. PlayStation Network and Qriocity customers sign up on Wednesday for free identity theft protection services following cyber-attacks that may have exposed the personal data of its 77 million members.

  • News: Poll: A quarter plan to switch to Xbox after PSN hack

    A PC Advisor poll of 395 visitors to the site found that an overwhelming majority (79 percent) think Sony should have done more to apologise for the recent outage and potential hack affecting its PSN online network.

  • News: The Witcher 2 on 360?

    The ESRB listings may have inadvertently revealed the existence of a console port of the excellent The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings.

  • News: Hothead Working on Hitchhiker's Guide

    The last Hitchhiker's Guide game was notoriously one of the most challenging adventure games in history. Now Hothead Games is putting together a brand new game.

  • Feature: PC Advisor today - top technology news, reviews and tips, 25/05/2011

    PC Advisor editors pick the day's best technology news, reviews, tips and tricks

  • Opinion: Mobile Minecraft to Hit Sony Xperia Play First

    If you couldn't think of a reason to own an Xperia Play, now you have one: Minecraft for Android isn't just in the offing, it's happening to Sony's "PlayStation Phone" exclusively.

  • News: Taipei presses Sony for more information after PSN hack

    The city of Taipei has sought more help from Sony for PlayStation Network gamers whose personal details may have been leaked, an official said on Wednesday. Its Law and Regulation Commission has also demanded answers from Apple over allegations that it had recorded the locations of iPhone users.

  • News: Sony says hacker stole 2,000 records from Canadian site

    The problems keep coming for Sony. On Tuesday the company confirmed that someone had hacked into its website and stolen about 2,000 customer names and e-mail addresses.

  • News: Ghost Recon Goes Free to Play

    Ubisoft has announced that a new Ghost Recon game will launch for PC this summer, and it'll be a free to play online title.

  • News: Duke Nukem Forever Goes Gold

    They said it would never happen, and it nearly didn't -- but after many, many long years of waiting, Duke Nukem Forever is finally finished.

  • News: No PSN Store This Week

    Sony Europe has confirmed that the PlayStation Store probably won't be coming back this week, despite the contents of a leaked memo a short while ago.

  • News: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 trailer released

    The official reveal trailer for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 has been released on YouTube by Activision, showing scenes of warfare and chaos in locations around the globe like America, England, France and Germany.

  • News: Rumor: Legacy of Kain Reboot?

    First Carmageddon, now Legacy of Kain? Did someone open a portal to 1997 when we weren't looking? What's next for the reboot treatment?

  • Opinion: Microsoft Offers Students Free Xbox 360 with PC Purchase

    Student looking to buy a laptop or desktop computer this coming semester can pick a free Xbox 360 gaming console thanks to a pretty sweet Microsoft promotion. The Xbox deal is valid with the purchase of any Windows 7 computer starting at $699.

  • News: APB Reloaded Open Beta Launches

    The relaunched free-to-play version of APB launches into open beta today, offering a wide selection of new game mechanics over Realtime Worlds' original.

  • Opinion: Bunch of PSP Games in the Offing for PlayStation 3

    Hello Monday, and thank you for bringing us a Sony PlayStation story without the words "hacked" or "again" in the headline. Though "again" would have worked in this instance as well, because it's what you'll be up to in gaming terms when Sony rolls out special spiffed-up PlayStation 3 versions of older PSP titles.



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