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Sony to ditch DualShock controller for PS4, biometric and touchscreen proposed

Sony to ditch DualShock controller for PS4, biometric and touchscreen proposed

By 18 January 2013

Claims have emerged that Sony is to abandon its trusty old DualShock controller for its next-generation console. The PS4, it has been said, will come with a newly designed gamepad, one that may feature biometric and/or touchscreen controls. Games site... >>

Sony PlayStation Orbis - more details emerge

Sony PlayStation Orbis - more details emerge

By 6 April 2012

More details have emerged regarding the Orbis, Sony’s follow-up to the PS3 or possible Kinect rival. Website IGN, which favours the PS3 successor school of thought, claims to have been told that Orbis will use custom chips similar to AMD’s A8-3850... >>

Sony definitely working on PlayStation Orbis - more evidence uncovered

Sony definitely working on PlayStation Orbis - more evidence uncovered

By 30 March 2012

Orbis may sound like a brand of chewing gum to some, but it's being touted as the codename of the next console from Sony - in effect, the PlayStation 4. But Pocket-lint is starting to wonder if that really is the case. Is the next-generation machine really... >>

Pocket-lint Podcast #78 - iPad 4G refunds, PlayStation 4 Orbis and Vint Cerf...

Pocket-lint Podcast #78 - iPad 4G refunds, PlayStation 4 Orbis and Vint Cerf...

By 30 March 2012

It's a big welcome to a new Pocket-linter this week as contributing editor Danny Brogan makes in debut in a discussion that includes the Apple iPad 4G advertising woes. The team also chats about when it met the "father of the internet" Vint Cerf, and... >>

PlayStation 4 to be called Orbis

PlayStation 4 to be called Orbis

By 29 March 2012

Sony's next games console - previously been dubbed "PlayStation 4", for obvious reasons - is going to be called "Orbis" - according to sources familiar with the matter. The name, which may be its internal codename and could change before release, is a... >>