Sony made the announcement the tech world anticipated last night, telling fans at a New York City press conference that PlayStation 4 would be on sale this holiday season.

But the electronics company didn't reveal the device itself, much to the chagrin of many on the Internet.

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Sony is preparing to take the video game by storm today at 6 p.m. EST.

At a press conference in New York City, the company is expected to announce that PlayStation 4 will hit stores in November, with rumors circulating that different versions will retail for $429 and $529, respectively.

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In the latest lip-dub parody video starring President Barack Obama, the Commander-in-Chief "sings" the Pokemon theme song. You win again, Internet.

How much time and effort it takes YouTube user Barack's Dubs to craft these works of genius, we have no idea, but we are eternally awed / grateful.

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Worried that his son was spending much time online, a Chinese father recently hired some virtual "hit men" to hunt down and "kill" his offspring ... in various games.

The man, identified only as Mr. Feng, had grown concerned about the amount of time his 23-year-old unemployed son was spending with online gaming.

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The University of Washington's Kevin Birrell, a freshman computer science major, recently achieved Grand Master status on Tetris. Yes, there is such a thing.

It's rarefied air, too. According to GeekWire, the 18-year-old Birrell "is one of just 5 people - 2 outside Japan - to have achieved the [Grand Master title]."

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We're very sorry, Detroit Lions fans. But Calvin Johnson will suffer a debilitating injury any day now.

Indeed, the superstar wideout known as "Megatron" was voted by fans as the new cover star for wildly popular video game Madden '13, knocking off Carolina quarterback Cam Newton in the finals, despite Newton's funny appeal to sports fans.

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Cam Newton won the NFL's Rookie of the Year Award last year, but the prolific passer is now after something far more important.

An ongoing fan vote to determine who should grace the cover of wildly-poplar video game Madden '13 is down to the Carolina Panthers quarterback and Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions.

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