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Latest Handheld game console Stories

2011-08-18 09:00:00

SUNRISE, Fla., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Itronix introduces the GD400 rugged handheld computer, designed for mobile professionals whose jobs range from ensuring the public's safety and working inside warehouses to maintaining utilities. Weighing less than eight ounces, the sleek GD400 handheld is equipped with ultra-sensitive GPS, a barcode scanner/imager, a high-resolution camera with flash and a daylight-viewable, water resistant touch-screen screen display. "Using...

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2011-08-17 06:00:00

In an effort to spur sales in a lagging video game system market, Sony Corp. announced it is cutting the price of its Playstation 3 to $249. The last time Sony cut the price of the Playstation 3 was in 2009, when a lighter, slimmer model of the video game system was released. The price cut should boost sales, like it did in 2009. Sony announced the plans for its 5 year old game system on the heels of rival Nintendo Co. announcing a price cut for their new Nintendo 3DS three-dimensional...

2011-08-16 13:30:00

TOKYO, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) today announced that it will introduce dedicated applications for Facebook, foursquare, Skype(TM) and Twitter*1 to PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita) which will launch in Japan by the end of 2011, followed by the U.S. and Europe early next year*2. PS Vita users will not only be able to enjoy the immersive rich gaming content but through the addition of these social networking services and communications...

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2011-08-03 09:10:00

A new study examining the relationships between children and electronic viewing devices shows that children are using sometimes up to five screens at a time and are bored focusing on just one screen, according to researchers. Children are using mobile phones, laptops, televisions and game consoles continuously throughout their daily life. They text their friends during commercials on TV, use Facebook when their parents are watching their own shows on TV, and even play electronic handheld...


Latest Handheld game console Reference Libraries

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2013-09-06 09:35:02

The Gizmondo is a handheld gaming console released on March 19, 2005 by Tiger Telematics. The original device was called Gametrac and first published on its website in October 2003 regarding a new device being developed. In January 2004 it debuted as a concept product; it was renamed the Gizmondo in August 2004. It was released in the United Kingdom on March 19, 2005. An estimated 4,500 units were expected to sell in the first hour of release but only 1,000 were purchased. In Sweden,...

Sega Nomad
2013-08-10 07:32:11

The Sega Nomad is a handheld gaming console also known as the Sega Genesis Nomad. It was released by Sega on October 13, 1995 as a portable version of the home based unit the Sega Genesis. This unit is one of the few systems that can play most of the games from any region without an adapter. The system sold around one million units before it was discontinued in 1997. It was codenamed Project Venus during its development as Sega’s policy during that era was to name their systems after...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.