The Last of Us Remastered has been assigned a release date by Sony.

The enhanced edition of the 2013 PS3 title will be released on July 30 in Europe and July 29 in North America.

The Last of Us-themed enemies and other content will also appear in Diablo III on PS3 and PS4.

The announcement was part of Sony's press conference at E3 2014.

During the same conference, Sony announced GTA 5 for PS4, as well as plans to release PlayStation TV in North American and Europe.

The firm also debuted new Uncharted 4 footage, and confirmed the launch date for the Destiny beta.


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PlayStation TV is coming to Europe and North America, Sony has announced.

Originally released in Japan, PS TV will grant users access to more than 1,000 games, ranging from PlayStation classics to PS Vita titles.


PlayStation TV serves as a second screen for PS4, allowing users to play games remotely.

It will also feature PlayStation Now streaming compatibility when the services launches in full throughout Europe and North America.

The device will be available for €99 in Europe and $99 in North America.

The announcement was part of Sony's press conference at E3 2014.


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Sony has revealed a new version of its PlayStation 4 console.

The white model and a bundle featuring Bungie's upcoming shooter Destiny will be available from September 9.

The 500GB white PS4 console comes with a white DualShock 4 controller, a copy of Destiny and a 30-day PS Plus subscription.

The console will be sold separately in Europe, alongside Glacier White and Urban Camouflage controllers. It also ships with a matching vertical stand, according to Polygon.

The announcement was part of Sony's press conference at E3 2014.

During the same event, Sony announced a Destiny early access beta for PS4 users.

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Apple's iOS 8 mobile operating system will not bring any improvements to the company's Maps service.

TechCrunch brings word that planned engineering work on the Google Maps competitor has been delayed beyond the next update.

"There were multiple improvements that didn't make it into iOS 8," a purported inside source told the website. "No map improvements planned for iOS 8 release were finished in time."

The source went on to say that iOS 8 was intended to add "more reliable" data and additional points of interest to Maps, but internal politics and poor planning has delayed the new features.

"Many developers left the company, no map improvements planned for iOS 8 release were finished in time," the insider claimed.


"Mostly it was failure of project managers and engineering project managers, tasks were very badly planned, developers had to switch multiple times from project to project."

Apple launched its own mapping system in 2012, but the service was criticised at launch following widespread reports of inaccuracies, missing landmarks and obscured satellite imagery.


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Kim Dotcom is offering a reward of $5 million (£3m) to anyone that can find evidence of "wrongdoing and corruption" in the US piracy case against him.

The Megaupload founder is claiming that the US authorities have illegally targeted him on behalf of Hollywood studios since his website was shut down in 2012.

Dotcom posted his request on Twitter, asking for whistleblowers to help him.

He told TorrentFreak that any person willing to help would be legally protected by him.

"Let me be clear, we are asking for information that proves unlawful or corrupt conduct by the US government, the New Zealand government, spy agencies, law enforcement and Hollywood," he said.

"It is the opinion of my legal team that disclosure of such information would be lawful. I would also guarantee that any whistleblower coming forward would have the best legal representation at zero cost."

Dotcom, and three other accused, could spend up to 20 years in prison for racketeering, money laundering and copyright theft.

The 40-year-old previously called whistleblower Edward Snowden an "American hero" for his decision to make controversial surveillance systems public knowledge.


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Apple's iPhone 6 has apparently featured in yet another photo leak.

French website Nowhereelse published the latest images of the handset, revealing a device with a slimmer and more rounded design than the iPhone 5S.

The report also claims that the iPhone 6 will feature a light-up Apple logo, which glows to alert users whenever a notification requires their attention.

Previous reports suggest that the iPhone 6 will include a Lytro-style camera capable of shooting layered imagery, a range of smart sensors and NFC connectivity.

Leaked dummy models of the handset appear to indicate that it will feature a larger display than its predecessors, measuring in at 4.7-inches.

Apple has been tipped to announce its long-rumoured iWatch alongside the new phone in mid-September.

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Android devices are reportedly gaining iBeacon-esque sharing functionality courtesy of a new feature dubbed Nearby.

The new service will enable users to exchange information with those nearby and potentially receive deals and coupons from local businesses.

Nearby will be rolled out to Android devices as part of an upcoming Google Play Services update, according to Android Police.

Google acquired similar technology when it bought out startup Bump last September, only to shutter the service.

However, the Bump team were said to have moved onto other projects at the Android company, the result of which is expected to be Nearby.

Google will announce new features for Android at its I/O conference later this month.


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If you've ever finished a hard day's work, nodded off on the train home and missed your stop, an update to Google Now could be your saviour.

According to Android Police, the intelligent personal assistant can now alert you when you are approaching your station.

The feature is apparently separate from the Clock app on Android and when activated can estimate when you should exit.

Availability varies from country to country, depending on whether Google has public transport planning in your area and network coverage.

Google Now recently added bill reminder info cards based on details extracted from Gmail inboxes.

Earlier this year, Google introduced an info card telling drivers where they parked their car.


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Vodafone has revealed that government agencies are able to tap into phone calls in certain parts of the world.

The world's second-biggest network provider has published its first Law Enforcement Disclosure Report, in which it details how states in 29 of the countries where the company operates can listen and record calls using secret cables.

In most countries, the government has to request access, but Vodafone said six undisclosed nations have "direct" and "permanent access".

"In a small number of countries the law dictates that specific agencies and authorities must have direct access to an operator's network, bypassing any form of operational control over lawful interception on the part of the operator," Vodafone said.

Those countries can request to listen in on conversations on any network, not just Vodafone.

As part of its report, the company disclosed the number of lawful communication and interception requests it received. The UK made 514,608 requests for details about calls, and intercepted 2,760 calls from all mobile phone operators in 2013.

The extent of phone surveillance in Albania, Egypt, Hungary, India, Malta, Qatar, Romania, South Africa and Turkey was not disclosed, due to laws prohibiting such information.


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Apple will reportedly launch its first wearable device in a event tipped to take place in October.

According to Re/code, the iPhone maker will release a unit that will put its new HealthKit tool to "good use".

Apple revealed HealthKit earlier this week at the Worldwide Developers Conference, as part of its upcoming iOS 8 update.

Nikkei has also reported on the news, claiming that 3 to 5 million of the "watch-like wearable".

The device is apparently being developed in partnership with Nike, who scaled back efforts on its FuelBand in April to focus on integrating its software on more products.

If Apple does unmask a new product, it will be the first new product since last October, in which the iPad Air, the iPad mini with Retina display, the new Mac Pro, new MacBook pros were launched.

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