PS4 update lets parents control how long their kid can play

Folks worried that their kids are spending a little too much time gaming should be pleased to hear about Sony’s latest PS4 update.

System software update 5.50 includes a new feature called Play Time Management, as well as changes to the Library interface, the ability to add custom wallpapers, and a supersampling mode that makes 4K games look better on 1080p TVs.

Play Time Management gives Family Managers (or other adult family members set as guardians) the ability to set limits on their kids play time and which games they’re playing and/or watching. Family Managers can set their kids Play Time limits on the PS4 itself or through PSN on the web.

So as not to surprise kids in the middle of a sick run, Play Time Management will warn kids that their time is running short so they can…

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