Kieran Forbes

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What It's Like Working At LinkedIn's Silicon Valley Offices

At the time I visited LinkedIn, I was watching HBO's "Silicon Valley." I couldn't help but feel a little like I was in the show when I went to LinkedIn.<p>I've been to Microsoft's offices, Amazon's offices, and plenty of other big companies, but there was something about LinkedIn that felt uniquely …

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The Witcher 3 team wants to make President Obama an honorary witcher

Not too many developers can say that their game is a symbol of national pride.<p>But that’s what happened to CD Projekt Red in 2011 when Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk handed U.S. President Barack Obama a copy of the studio’s fantasy role-playing game The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings. Earlier this …

Destiny developer Bungie and Sony have been in bed longer than you think

Since Bungie broke off from its many-year partnership with Microsoft in 2007, it's been surprising to see the company turn around and hook right up …

Ubisoft: DRM Can't Stop Piracy

The Witcher developer CD Projekt Red is not the only gaming company that thinks DRM is an ineffective way to stop piracy on PC. Assassin's Creed and Far Cry publisher Ubisoft believes any game can be cracked with enough time and effort, so developers should instead focus on making games that people …

Shigeru Miyamoto: 'We've Had Tough Times Before'

The Wii U has struggled since it was launched in late 2012. That might be bad news for Nintendo bean-counters but it might be good news for Nintendo …

Gaming

PS4 Pre-loads Announced & Far Cry 4 Reveal - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

PS4 Pre-loading coming next week & a major Far Cry 4 character is revealed. Plus, Battlefield Hardline PC Beta is live & Forza Horizons 2 launches …

Cover Goods: Nintendo’s box art designs for upcoming games share a common theme

Posted By Dalibor Dimovski on Jun 18, 2014<p>I noticed something while perusing through Amazon, scouring for updated release dates and unannounced …

Metal Gear Solid V Is Full Of Silly Moments

The 30-minute gameplay demo of <i>Metal Gear Solid V</i> Kojima finally showed us in his podcast wasn't just about hiding behind corners and riding around …

Metal Gear

EA counters Steam summer sale with free 'Titanfall' offer

PC gamers given 48 hours to play Respawn's stompy shooter<p>The latest of Steam's much-loved summer sales only went live a few hours ago, but digital download competitor Origin has already hit back with its own riposte. The EA-run service is offering you two days in which to play the recently released</i> …

Why 'No Man's Sky' Might Be The Most Creative — And Complex — Game Ever Invented

Several big-name titles were unveiled at E3 earlier this month, but none dominated the conversation more so than the upcoming PlayStation 4 game "No Man's Sky," which wowed players with its whimsical art direction and infinite procedural universe that guarantees an unique adventure for every …

No Man's Sky