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Tech 2020-11-28T00:19:09Z

The best Black Friday 2020 gaming deals include Nintendo Switch bundle and discounts on new games like "Assassin's Creed Valhalla"

Gaming consoles like the Switch and PlayStation 5 are still hard to find, but Black Friday 2020 is still delivering deals on this year's best games.
Retail 2020-11-27T20:57:43Z

The PlayStation 5 is the only product drawing crowds on Black Friday 2020, and it's not even discounted

Despite advisories to stay home as coronavirus cases surge, shoppers in search of the PlayStation 5 still gathered at GameStop stores on Black Friday.
Retail 2020-11-27T20:33:05Z

Photos show long lines outside stores like Best Buy and GameStop on Black Friday, despite the CDC labelling in-store shopping as a 'higher-risk' activity

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention classified Black Friday shopping as a "higher-risk" activity, but some shoppers still turned out.
Tech 2020-11-27T15:50:29Z

People have been lining up at GameStop stores all week for a chance to buy a PlayStation 5 on Black Friday — but many are walking away empty-handed

Black Friday 2020 is quieter than ever as the pandemic continues — but that didn't stop people from lining up at GameStop for days to buy a PS5.
Tech 2020-11-27T01:07:46Z

The best Black Friday gaming deals of 2020 include 50% off Nintendo Switch and PlayStation exclusives, and discounts on new games like "Assassin's Creed Valhalla"

The Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 5 are still hard to find, but Black Friday 2020 is still delivering tons of deals on this year's best games.
Tech 2020-11-25T17:08:57Z

Sony reassures anxious PlayStation fans: 'More PS5 inventory will be coming to retailers before the end of the year'

Since launching in mid-November, Sony's PlayStation 5 has been out of stock everywhere. But Sony says more are on the way this holiday season.
Tech 2020-11-25T14:11:24Z

How to get a PlayStation 5: Resellers give their 6 best tips to help you buy the hard-to-find console

Still trying to find a PlayStation 5 this holiday season? Resellers gave us their best tips for beating the crowds and securing the new console.
Tech 2020-11-21T14:25:00Z

One reseller group snagged nearly 3,500 PlayStation 5 consoles, and the resale market might be the only place to score one after it sold out everywhere online

Couldn't get a PlayStation 5 this week? You're not alone. Software used by resellers designed to speed through online checkout is partly to blame.
Tech 2020-11-20T13:05:01Z

Some customers who ordered a PlayStation 5 for UK release day claim Amazon shipped them random items instead, including a foot massager and pet food

Some customers said they received a coffee machine, a foot massager, or cat food in place of their PlayStation 5 from Amazon.
Tech 2020-11-19T21:02:20Z

Walmart's website just crashed once again from PlayStation 5 frenzy

Walmart's website crashed for the second time since last week as interest in the PlayStation 5 overwhelmed its servers.
Tech 2020-11-16T17:05:14Z

It's not just you: It was nearly impossible to buy the PlayStation 5 at launch thanks in part to resellers using the same type of bots that snatch up Yeezy drops

Couldn't get a PlayStation 5 last week? You're not alone. Software used by resellers designed to speed through online checkout is partly to blame.
Tech 2020-11-12T20:32:40Z

Sony made the PlayStation 5 launch online-only, but that didn't keep Target and Walmart from descending into internet chaos

Sony intentionally didn't sell the PlayStation 5 in retail stores at launch because of the pandemic, but that didn't stop chaos from ensuing.
Tech 2020-11-12T17:29:44Z

Walmart's website crashed almost immediately after it opened orders for the PlayStation 5 on launch day

Moments after Walmart's website opened up orders for the PlayStation 5, the website crashed as people rushed to order the new console.
Tech 2020-11-12T16:45:00Z

Sony's PlayStation 5 launches today but stock is limited — here's where to find one

The Sony PlayStation 5 is now available. Inventory is low, but Walmart and other retailers are adding PS5 stock throughout the day.
Tech 2020-11-12T15:30:00Z

How Sony created the perfect video game controller

In 1997, Sony's Teiyu Goto designed what became the standard for video game controllers. The DualShock controller uses a curved design that fits comfortably in player's hands. Sony's DualShock controller ushered in a new standard for video game consoles.
Tech 2020-11-12T13:48:00Z

The PlayStation 5 launches today — but you can't buy one in a store, Sony says

Sorry folks: You can't just walk into a retail store on November 12 and buy a PlayStation 5, according to Sony.
Tech 2020-11-11T22:42:24Z

'Spider-Man: Miles Morales' proves exactly why the PlayStation 5 is a holiday must-buy for Sony fans

The new "Spider-Man" game is available for both PS5 and PS4, and the PlayStation 5 version is a true demonstration of what next-gen consoles can do.
Tech 2020-11-11T14:48:08Z

The PlayStation 5 is already reselling for nearly $800 — and it hasn't even launched yet

The PlayStation 5 is scheduled to arrive this Thursday, and starts at $400. But resellers are already getting over $800 for the new console.
Tech 2020-11-11T14:27:00Z

PlayStation president and CEO Jim Ryan reveals the biggest lessons he learned from launching one of the most-anticipated gadgets of the year amidst a global pandemic

Jim Ryan, the head of Sony's PlayStation division, doesn't believe his company will return to the old way of doing things before COVID-19.
Tech 2020-11-06T18:32:25Z

The PlayStation 5 is one of the most powerful gaming consoles you can buy, but the system will need more exclusives to truly prove its value

Sony's PlayStation 5 is a powerful next-gen console with impressive graphics and speed. Here's our full review.
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