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'OurMine' claims it hacked PlayStation's social media accounts

Days after taking over the social media accounts of US television network Home Box Office (HBO), infamous hacker group "OurMine" has hit again, this time claiming to have hacked Sony PlayStation`s

Aug 22, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
'Blue Whale' type games totally unacceptable: Ravi Shankar Prasad

'Blue Whale' type games totally unacceptable: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Games like Blue Whale -- that has been provoking youths to commit suicide -- are "completely unacceptable", Union Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday

Aug 16, 2017, 17:38 PM IST
Get PlayStation 4 for free with new Sony BRAVIA OLED A1 series

Get PlayStation 4 for free with new Sony BRAVIA OLED A1 series

Adding to its successful `A1` series of BRAVIA TVs, Sony India on Monday launched its much-awaited premium flagship line-up of OLED TVs.

Jul 24, 2017, 15:25 PM IST
Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

Sony on Monday showed off rich, action-packed new PlayStation 4 video games, some for virtual reality, as it defended its crown as the top-selling new-generation console.

Jun 13, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Sony unveils new ''Spider-man'' game at E3 expo

Sony unveils new ''Spider-man'' game at E3 expo

Sony unveiled a new "Spider-man" game for its Playstation video console at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles on Monday.

Jun 13, 2017, 11:52 AM IST
Lenovo's gaming brand ''Legion'' enters India

Lenovo's gaming brand ''Legion'' enters India

While Legion Y520 starts at Rs 92,490, Legion Y720 will cost Rs 149,990.

May 17, 2017, 14:06 PM IST

Indian online gamer base to almost triple by 2021, says Google

The online gamer base in India is expected to almost triple to 310 million people from the current 120 million by 2021, according to a report by Google India and KPMG.

May 11, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
India to have 310 million online gamers by 2021: Report

India to have 310 million online gamers by 2021: Report

Increasing smartphone penetration and convenient digital payment options will drive the online gamers base in the country to more than double to 310 million by 2021, a report by Google-KPMG on

May 10, 2017, 20:23 PM IST
'Baahubali The Game' crosses 1 million downloads

'Baahubali The Game' crosses 1 million downloads

Baahubali The Game`, inspired by S.S. Rajamouli`s superhit epic, has crossed over a million downloads since the second part of the film was released on April 28.

May 10, 2017, 17:38 PM IST

Online gaming industry in India to hit $1 bn by 2021

The respondents were in the age group of 16-45 years who own smartphones and tablets/laptop/PC with internet connection.

May 10, 2017, 15:53 PM IST
Facebook Messenger games now available to all users

Facebook Messenger games now available to all users

Instant Games was first launched in closed beta version in November 2016 with arcade titles like Pac-Man and Galaga.

May 03, 2017, 16:15 PM IST
Chilling 'suicide game' Blue Whale raises concern globally

Chilling 'suicide game' Blue Whale raises concern globally

Hundreds of deaths across the world are being allegedly linked to a new chilling game named Blue Whale. It has reportedly been involved in more than 100 suicide cases in Russia alone.

May 03, 2017, 00:20 AM IST
Chilling 'suicide game' Blue Whale raises concern worldover

Chilling 'suicide game' Blue Whale raises concern worldover

Hundreds of deaths across the world are being allegedly linked to a new chilling game named Blue Whale. It has reportedly been involved in more than 100 suicide cases in Russia alone.

May 03, 2017, 00:18 AM IST

Gamers, here are five games to watch out for

Online gaming in India has witnessed a surge with the creation of multiple new games, gaming forums and so on.

Apr 29, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Pokernation takes you to Las Vegas!

Pokernation takes you to Las Vegas!

Pokernation.com an online gaming portal owned by the Essel Group, today announced the ‘WSOP Challenge’.

Mar 21, 2017, 19:32 PM IST
Nokia's Snake game available on Messenger

Nokia's Snake game available on Messenger

The new version of its iconic game Snake was now available for Messenger as part of Facebook`s Instant Games cross-platform experience.

Feb 27, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
HP unveils 'OMEN' gaming portfolio in India

HP unveils 'OMEN' gaming portfolio in India

Entering the growing field of gaming with a bang, printing and personal computer major HP Inc. on Wednesday launched its "OMEN" gaming portfolio in India, featuring an array of products that combines

Feb 22, 2017, 16:08 PM IST
Over 80 more Pokémon and new features are coming!

Over 80 more Pokémon and new features are coming!

More than 80 Pokémon that were originally discovered in the Johto region in the Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver video games will start rolling out in Pokémon GO.

Feb 16, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
Every Android smartphone has a secret game –Know how to open and play it

Every Android smartphone has a secret game –Know how to open and play it

You can actually play the in-built game on your smartphone without having to download anything extra.

Feb 10, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Samsung launches 'curved' gaming monitor; price starts Rs 35,000

Samsung launches 'curved' gaming monitor; price starts Rs 35,000

South Korean electronics giant Samsung on Thursday launched two variants of 'curved' gaming monitors for the Indian gaming industry with a starting price of Rs 35,000.

Feb 02, 2017, 18:38 PM IST