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Still more vulnerabilities in bash? Shellshock becomes whack-a-mole

Latest patch fixed one test case, but more vulnerabilities remain, say experts.<p>Remember when we said that a new patch had fixed the problems with the …

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Is Running Great On Linux

The GeForce GTX 980 is NVIDIA's most advanced graphics card to date and is running brilliantly on Linux -- assuming you're okay with binary blobs.<p>One …

Here's everything you can command your new Moto X to do by voice

What's easier than telling your new Moto X to tell you all the things you can command it to do with your voice? Why, getting one of us to tell you …

Best board games for Android

Board games have been experiencing a renaissance in recent years, and it doesn't take a lot of digging in the Google Play Store to see it reflected …

MadCatz releasing Titanfall-branded accessories

MadCatz announced today that it has signed an agreement with Electronic Arts that will allow the peripheral company to manufacture a series of products based on Respawn Entertainment's upcoming shooter Titanfall.<p>The products--headsets, mice, keyboards, and gaming surfaces--are expected to be in …

Idea Factory to create new RPG with Disgaea 4 director for PS Vita

Publisher Idea Factory plan to develop a role-playing game with <i>Disgaea 4</i> director Masahiro Yamamoto for release on the PlayStation Vita in 2014, the company announced on its official website.<p>According to a translation of the announcement by Gematsu, Idea Factory and Yamamoto recently entered a …

Vector 13: Kevin Michaluk on what happened to BlackBerry

It happened to Palm. It's happening to BlackBerry. Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Samsung might be insulated by their revenue from other businesses, …

Quickoffice now free for all, courtesy of Google

After acquiring the app over a year ago, Google has just announced that Quickoffice is now free for everyone on both Android and iOS. The app, which …

NVIDIA announces the Tegra Note

NVIDIA has taken the wraps off the Tegra Note this morning, making the device that's been slinking around various wireless certification sites …

YouTube to get some sort of mobile offline viewing starting in November

The fine folks at the YouTube Creator Blog this morning dropped an early heads up that starting sometime in November, we'll be able to watch YouTube …

CyanogenMod team goes commercial, bullet-proof installer coming soon

CyanogenMod has come a long way since the project started. I remember seeing the beginnings in the G1 threads over at XDA, and have watched the …

It's official: BBM for Android coming September 21

BBM for Android (and iOS) is certainly one of the most popular ideas to come out of Waterloo in a while. There have been tons of rumors and …

Angry Birds Star Wars 2 launches on Android, gives pigs lightsabers

Angry Birds Star Wars 2 was due to launch tomorrow, but since there's just not enough chaos with updating to iOS 7 right now, Rovio thought they'd …

Google acquires sharing service Bump

In a short and sweet post on its official blog today, Bump Technologies announced that it has been acquired by Google, effective immediately. …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Street Fighter legend Daigo dominates EVO 2013 champion at PAX

Street Fighter and fighting games' most decorated player, Daigo Umehara, smashed current EVO 2013 champion Kun "Xian" Ho 10-0 in a Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition show match at PAX Prime.<p>Daigo and Xian squared off at Mad Catz's Unveiled event during PAX; the company is both players' main …

'Diablo III' Developer Talks Console Release, Changes From PC Version

<i>Hack and slash with friends.</i><p><i>Diablo III</i> is one of those games that stirred up plenty of controversy at launch but still managed to sell more units than any PC game in history.<p>Over the past year, the PC version of the game has seen update after update, with added Paragon levels, new balancing, and …

Metro: Last Light Horror FPS Game Is Out For Linux

Metro: Last Light, a first-person shooter horror video game of AAA quality, is now out for Linux. This post-apocalyptic game can be found on Steam …

Samsung Properly Open-Sources exFAT File-System

Back in June, Phoronix was the first to report of a native exFAT file-system implementation for Linux that appeared on GitHub. It later turned out …

Optimizing Performance For Intel OpenGL On Linux

For those OpenGL application and game developers seeking to optimize their program's performance for the Mesa hardware drivers, and more specifically …

Star Wars: The Old Republic | Developer Blogs

Hello PvPers! I’m Alex Modny, Assistant Designer for the Combat and PvP team and I’m here to spill all the (Luke) warm and smelly Tauntaun guts about …

5,000-year-old game pieces found in Turkey

A series of small stones uncovered in a Turkish burial ground almost 5,000 years old may be the world oldest board game pieces, according to a report in Discovery News.<p>The black, blue, green, red and white stones were unearthed in a burial ground in southeastern Turkey.<p>"Some depict pigs, dogs and …

Intel teases MXC: a 1.6Tbps optical interconnect for servers

While we think of optical connections as cutting edge, they're positively decrepit in server rooms; current fiber interconnect technology got its start in the 1980s. Intel may soon drag servers into the modern era with its just-teased MXC format, however. The standard (not pictured here) will …

Ludicrous $1 million 'Saints Row IV' special edition includes Lamborghini, plastic surgery, and trip to space

Limited and "special" edition video games have long been a popular way to pump more money out of fans, but developer Deep Silver is now taking that concept to its ludicrous extreme. The company just announced a $1 million <i>Saints Row IV</i> "super dangerous wad wad edition," of which only one copy is …

The International 2013 Dota 2 Championship dominated by Alliance (updated with video)

Alliance won The International 2013 <i>Dota 2</i> Championship, Valve's worldwide <i>Dota 2</i> championship tournament, beating Na'Vi (Natus Vincere) in a five- game match to win more than $1.4 million in prize money.<p>Alliance and Na'Vi went toe-to-toe after Na'Vi knocked out Orange Esports in the previous match. …

DuckTales Remastered review

The original NES version of DuckTales was the exception that proved the rule. Not only was it a fantastic licensed game, but it was a title that was …

July Was An Incredible Month For Linux Users

With the end of the month comes our recap of the major Linux happenings for the past 31 days with our enthusiast, graphics, and hardware bent on the …

XenServer Is Now Fully Open-Source

Citrix has announced this week that XenServer 6.2 is now fully open-source software.<p>Citrix has made XenServer 6.2 available to all users as a free …

Sony's PlayStation 4 Is Running Modified FreeBSD 9

The operating system at the heart of Sony's PlayStation 4 is FreeBSD 9.0.<p>It's been exposed that the operating system powering the PlayStation 4 is …