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Sony has updated the PlayStation 4 and this is not a bug fix

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Sony has released a system software update for the PlayStation 4 consoles. Update 9.00 brings quite a few new features and improvements.

Among the innovations of firmware 9.00:

  • Viewing PS5 Prizes on PS4 Consoles
  • In the “Messages” section, you can now delete groups (from the owner of the group); leave groups when a user is blocked, if you are only two in this group
  • On mobile devices (Android or iOS / iPadOS), you can use the PS Remote Play app to access your PS4 over a mobile network
  • Parental Controls now provide parental notifications in the PS4 and PlayStation app when a child requests permission to use in-game communication features; The child is also notified when a parent or guardian accepts, rejects, or stops allowing the child to use the communication features of the game.
  • In the settings, you can choose whether you want to be notified of new products and special offers on PS4 or by email

The system update started rolling out today, September 15th. The size is 490 MB.

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Nvidia’s “magical” DLSS technology is going mainstream. It became available in 28 new games

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Nvidia’s fresh graphics driver released yesterday has brought DLSS support to many games. The list was replenished with 28 projects at once, and the total number of games with DLSS exceeded 100. Apparently, this is the largest update of the DLSS games database.

Most of those 28 games have DLSS support thanks to the Unreal Engine 4 plugin, which makes it easy to add technology to games.

This time, Nvidia doesn’t even list all the games that have received DLSS support. But Alan Wake Remastered can be noted, for which there is also a performance diagram. As you can see, DLSS can achieve over 60 fps in 4K UHD even on the GeForce RTX 2060.

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To the delight of gamers. AUO unveils 85-inch 4K panel with 240Hz frame rate

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AUO has introduced a large screen that is clearly aimed at gamers – both PC and console users. The novelty is characterized by a diagonal of 85 inches and a frame rate of 240 Hz. Even the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, for all their power, are not capable of delivering 4K at this frame rate, so the screen (and TVs based on it) is ready for the next generation consoles.

The panel has reportedly already received an award from the Ministry of Science and Technology of China as Best Innovative Product of 2021. There are no particular details about the characteristics: it only talks about support for HDR technology, advanced anti-glare technology and coverage of 96% of the DCI-P3 color space. TVs based on the new panel are likely to be equipped with HDMI 2.1 ports (and maybe DisplayPort 2.0), but when their mass production will be launched, it has not been reported.

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Intel hires AMD veterans and game developers

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Intel continues to strengthen its graphics division as it prepares to bring the first true gaming graphics cards to market in the company’s modern history. And recently Intel got a number of good specialists.

Among them are not only engineers, but also, interestingly, game industry professionals.

This is Andre Bermer, a 20-year veteran of the gaming industry. He has worked for EA Games, LucasArt, Zynga, Prime Gaming and Amazon.

Michael Heilemann, who has worked at EA Games, Vivendi, Dreamworks and Sony, also joined Intel. Another new member of the team is Steve Bell. He spent 13 years at AMD and was the senior director of game development relations. Also worth mentioning is Ritche Corpus, who has been part of the AMD team for 15 years, including as head of gaming and professional software.

Of course, the appearance of game developers on the Intel team does not mean that the company is going to create games itself. But it points to Intel’s serious intentions regarding graphics cards.

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