Tag Archive: Play

Google still not ready to play favorites, but why?


Whenever Google is put in the hot seat and questioned on the future of the company in a post-Motorola purchase world, they give the same answer: “We won’t play favorites in the way people are concerned about.” Every time I see this, I can’t help but wonder why Google, (or Schmidt, in this case) leaves out the qualifier “…for now.”

During an October 1 interview with Bloomberg TV, Google’s Eric Schmidt  [Read More…]

AT&T Set to Offer $49.99 Xperia PLAY 4G on September 18

AT&T is set to finally offer the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play later this month, putting the phone on sale at $ 49.99 with two-year service agreements.  Tapping their iteration with a subtle name change, Ma Bell has decided that XPERIA Play 4G is a more moniker.  Like its Verizon counterpart the phone runs Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread and features a 4-inch display, 1GHz processor, 5-megapixel camera, and VGA forward-facing camera.  About that 4G  [Read More…]

AT&T releasing Sony Ericsson Xperia Play on Sept. 18 for $49.99, accessories included


The Xperia Play was one of the most acclaimed devices before its release. Everybody was dying to see what this “Playstation phone” was all about. The phone definitely didn’t get as much hype after its launch, but it’s still one of the most interesting devices out there. Especially if you’re one of those gaming geeks.

But now that the Xperia Play might be getting Ice Cream Sandwich, you might be a bit  [Read More…]

AT&T’s Sony Ericsson Xperia Play available Sept. 18 for $49.99

AT&T Sony Ericsson Xperia Play

AT&T this morning announced that its version of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play (see our hands-on) will be available Sept. 18 for a mere $ 49.99 with two-year contract. The Xperia Play, as you’ll recall from our review, is the so-called Playstation phone, with a slide-out gamepad and Playstation-optimized games. It’s rocking Android 2.3.3 with a 4-inch screen.

Games included with AT&T’s Xperia Play at launch are:

Dungeon Defenders™ Second  [Read More…]

Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit, exclusive to Xperia Play … for now

Android Central

The latest mobile version of the long running Need For Speed franchise is now upon us, and for the time being at least will be exclusive to the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play.

Hot Pursuit is now available through the on board games store, and we were treated to some hands-on time this evening at a Sony Ericsson press event in London. First impressions are pretty good. Anyone familiar with the  [Read More…]

Let’s play some Football, Madden 12 out now!

Android Central

Just in time for the start of the regular season, the latest installment in the hugely popular Madden franchise arrives in the form of EA’s Madden 12. You guys know the score — all the official teams, over 2500 official players, this is once again being billed as the “ultimate football experience.”

It’ll set you back £4.86 in the UK, which roughly translates to around $ 7 or $ 8 stateside.  [Read More…]