Sony Patent Could Stop You From Playing Used Games, Possibly on the Next PlayStation

A patent application published today resurrects the rumor that Sony's next gaming console will suppress the playing of used games, and outlines how such a scheme would be accomplished without the use of an always-on Internet connection for verification. In short, an RFID ID stamped onto the new discs would track their… »1/03/13 10:00am1/03/13 10:00am