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Guide: How to Get into the Destiny Beta on PS4

How to Get into the Destiny Beta on PS4

It's not as hard as you think

So, interested in Destiny, are you? At this point, we suppose the better question is: who isn't interested? The game's alpha sent the PlayStation community into an uproar, and it's safe to say that we were thoroughly impressed, too. Chances are, if you're hyped for Bungie's upcoming sci-fi epic, you'll already know how...

Guide: How to Copy PS4 Videos and Screenshots to a USB Stick

How to Copy PS4 Videos and Screenshots to a USB Stick

Share the love

While the ability to upload PlayStation 4 video clips and screenshots directly to Facebook and Twitter is appreciated, sometimes you may want to get them on your computer for further editing or to upload to alternative sites such as YouTube. Fortunately, you can now copy any images and footage to a USB stick, making it really easy to...

Guide: How to Disable the PS4's HDCP Encryption

How to Disable the PS4's HDCP Encryption

"I have a stream"

The PlayStation 4 makes it really easy for you to capture gameplay footage and broadcast your gaming sessions on websites such as Twitch and Ustream, but you may prefer a little more freedom to use your own equipment. Previously, the implementation of HDCP encryption made it difficult to use Elgato and Roxio game capture cards with...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 1.70 Enhances Share and Shuts Down HDCP

PS4 Firmware Update 1.70 Enhances Share and Shuts Down HDCP

Broadcast yourself

It’s barely been 24 hours since we received PlayStation 4 firmware update v1.62, but Sony is already thinking about the system’s next major update. Perhaps responding to criticism regarding the recent optional upgrade, the firm has confirmed that major enhancements are coming in the near future as part of mandatory refresh...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 1.62 Will Improve Your Console's Operation Quality

PS4 Firmware Update 1.62 Will Improve Your Console's Operation Quality

Whatever that means

If you were hoping that the days of frequent and annoyingly vague firmware updates would be a thing of the past now that we've entered the next generation, you'd unfortunately be wrong, as Sony has just announced the release of PlayStation 4 firmware update v1.62. The platform holder describes the benefits of the patch as...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 1.60 Adds Pulse Headset Support and More Tomorrow

PS4 Firmware Update 1.60 Adds Pulse Headset Support and More Tomorrow

The console that keeps giving

It feels like an eternity since the last PlayStation 4 firmware update, but you’ll want to leave your format in standby overnight as the platform holder has confirmed that system software v1.60 is set to launch within the next 24 hours. According to European community manager Chris Owen – and now confirmed by the

News: Do You Want a PS4? Amazon UK Has Knack Packs In Stock

Do You Want a PS4? Amazon UK Has Knack Packs In Stock

Bundles back on digital store shelves

It may have been the worst reviewed PlayStation 4 exclusive at launch, but Knack has actually been something of a success – perhaps partly due to it being sold alongside the sought after next generation system since launch. And in an effort to keep the divisive debut above the critically acclaimed Super Mario...

News: UK PS4 Stock Sneaks into the Spotlight at Amazon

UK PS4 Stock Sneaks into the Spotlight at Amazon

Lightning strikes

Despite some meaty shipments all over the globe, it’s amazing that the PlayStation 4 remains a real challenge to track down. Granted, it may be a bit easier to skewer a system this side of Christmas, but any available stock is still getting snapped up within hours of it becoming available. If you’re stil

News: PS4 Stock Arrives in GAME Stores Around the UK

PS4 Stock Arrives in GAME Stores Around the UK

Limited availability, though

Sony pleaded for patience with consumers struggling to find a PlayStation 4 late last week, and it looks like it’s finally getting around to replenishing British store shelves as we write. A slew of Tweets spotted by Official PlayStation Magazine show makeshift sandwich boards promoting the stock, which appears to be...

Guide: How to Share PS4 Video Clips on YouTube

How to Share PS4 Video Clips on YouTube

Broadcast yourself

There’s no doubt that the PlayStation 4’s share button has significantly changed the manner in which we communicate our gaming experiences with friends and family, but the console’s inability to upload gameplay clips to sites such as YouTube is a bit of an oversight. Fortunately, there is a workaround if you’re willing to...

News: UK PS4 Stock Bundles Available Again at ShopTo.net

UK PS4 Stock Bundles Available Again at ShopTo.net

Hot hardware

Sony’s sought after next generation hardware may be playing hide and seek with retail store shelves, but ShopTo.net has managed to source a brand new batch of PlayStation 4 consoles overnight. The online retailer’s selling all of its units in bundles, so you’ll have to hold out a little longer if you’re looking for a vanilla...