For those looking to score a cheap PlayStation 4 at Walmart by using the devious tactic of showing a false Amazon listing for an underpriced console, the gig is up. The retailer said Wednesday that it is limiting its generous Walmart Ad Match Guarantee to just selected retailers, none of which include marketplace vendors, third-party sellers, membership sites or auction sites.
Update: Due to this tactic, Walmart has amended its policy to only match prices from Walmart.com and 30 selected retailers. Prices from third-party vendors, marketplace sellers, membership-only retailers and auction sites will not be honored.
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Sony's PlayStation 4 is reportedly off to a quick sales start less than a week on the market, and this week the gaming brand is debuting a cool user-generated interactive initiative intended to keep the momentum going.
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As Twitch (formerly Twitch.tv) continues its run as one of the most popular gaming sites on the Web, the company has raised another $20 million in series C funding to expand still further.