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Microsoft’s Xbox is already crushing Sony’s PlayStation when it comes to creating the ‘Netflix of gaming’ — and it has huge implications for next-gen consoles

Like movies, TV, and music before it, the video game industry is currently going through a paradigm shift toward subscription services. Microsoft’s Xbox has Xbox Game Pass, and Sony’s PlayStation has PlayStation Now – subscription services that offer access to an evolving library of games. Despite the massive success of […]
Microsoft’s Xbox is already crushing Sony’s PlayStation when it comes to creating the ‘Netflix of gaming’ — and it has huge implications for next-gen consoles
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How to cancel a PlayStation Now subscription on your PS4 in 5 simple steps

You can cancel your PlayStation Now subscription right from your PS4, just by going to your “Account Management” menu. You’ll need to cancel your PlayStation Now account to avoid being charged for the service if you don’t want it. Cancelling your account will keep PlayStation Now active until the start […]
How to cancel a PlayStation Now subscription on your PS4 in 5 simple steps
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Sony just added ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ and ‘God of War’ to its all-you-can-play streaming service, and cut the price in half to $10 a month

Sony has announced a price cut for PlayStation Now, the company’s video game streaming service. For $US10 per month, players can stream hundreds of PlayStation games directly to their PS4 or PC. PlayStation Now subscribers can also download PlayStation 4 games to their console. The new price matches Microsoft’s Xbox […]
Sony just added ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ and ‘God of War’ to its all-you-can-play streaming service, and cut the price in half to $10 a month
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Amazon is reportedly building a Netflix-like service for video games

Amazon is working on a video game streaming service, like Netflix but for video games, according to a new report in The Information. Amazon’s competition at Microsoft and Google are already openly preparing similar services. And Sony is out ahead of everyone else: The company has been operating the PlayStation […]
Amazon is reportedly building a Netflix-like service for video games
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PlayStation 4 owners can now download full games, including PS2 titles, from the PlayStation Now streaming service — just like the Xbox Game Pass

Sony will now allow PlayStation Now subscribers to download dozens of full PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 2 games for offline play. Previously, the $US20 per month PlayStation Now service only streamed games to users, requiring a constant internet connection to play. The change makes PlayStation Now a direct competitor to […]
PlayStation 4 owners can now download full games, including PS2 titles, from the PlayStation Now streaming service — just like the Xbox Game Pass
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Microsoft has a problem with Xbox that it can’t buy its way out of

Microsoft’s Xbox group is in a weird place. It has sold an estimated 30 to 50 million Xbox One consoles, putting Microsoft in a distant second place in the console race behind Sony’s PlayStation 4 with more than 75 million. And Nintendo’s Switch console? It’s a runaway success. In just […]
Microsoft has a problem with Xbox that it can’t buy its way out of