Panasonic Ditches Jungle Gaming Device

According to a statement released today, "Panasonic decided to suspend further development due to changes in the market and in our own strategic direction." Did they get scared off by the 3DS? NGP? Rise of the Angry Birds? Either way, the Jungle is no more. [Reuters via Kotaku] » 3/01/11 6:20am 3/01/11 6:20am

Panasonic's Jungle Has Entered its Public Testing Period

Hey, remember Panasonic's portable online gaming console, the Jungle? It's inching closer to retail, after an email was sent out today to US customers who'd registered interest, offering them a test-run. "We're doing something very different," Panasonic wrote. [Bloomberg] » 11/30/10 4:00am 11/30/10 4:00am