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PlayStation 5 will only leave 10 old PS4 games in the back-compat dust

After tearing the PlayStation 5's guts apart earlier this week, Sony confirmed nearly everything we'd like to know on Friday about how its new console, launching November 12, will interface with PS4 games via backward compatibility. We should probably start with the big news that Sony has not cleared up just yet. Today, we received our first indication that PlayStation 5 will ship with something known as "Game Boost," which its Friday news post suggests "may make [select] PS4 games run with a higher or smoother frame rate." This suggestion doesn't come with a handy footnote pointing us to a list of affected games or features, however. Sony did not immediately respond to our request for clarification, so I'm left pointing to my...
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Hunter Biden’s Ex-Business Partner Devon Archer to be sentenced on securities fraud and conspiracy charges

Hunter Biden A federal appeals court reinstated the conviction of a former business associate of Hunter Biden on securities fraud and conspiracy charges, ruling a lower-court judge erred last year in vacating a jury’s verdict. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled that Devon Archer “knew at least the general nature and extent of the scheme and intended to bring about its success.” The fraud involved the sale of $60 million in bonds issued by an economic-development corporation affiliated with a Native American tribe. The proceeds were misused by Mr. Archer and others, prosecutors argued. Full Story From wsj.com The Wall Street Journal is a Verified News Source