Nothing makes me laugh more than the ongoing obsession with the Xbox One’s difficulties rendering games at a full 1080p resolution. Gaming forums are full of scathing comments from PS4 fan boys about the
The reviews are in and Destiny appears to be something of a disappointment for fans and critics alike. The game has received rather low review scores from many major outlets, 6 out of 10s and the like,
Researchers have been searching for a link between playing video games and acts of real world violence for decades, without much success. But what if games help to actually reduce violent crime? Researchers
If you're serious about your computer gaming, you're going to want a desktop made for it. Many gamers choose to build their own, selecting the parts that best suit their needs. But to do that, you need
It's surprisingly simple Anyone looking to support women suffering from harassment online has a surprisingly simple place to start, says Anita Sarkeesian, founder of the web video series Feminist Frequency.
Epic Games released a series of videos today showing off Unreal Engine 4, its just-released graphics engine. Press play above for a five-minute trailer that highlights the bullet point features of Unreal
There is a moment in the Academy Award-winning film Gravity where a character sprays a fire extinguisher towards the viewer. Our view of the action is temporarily impaired due to the frost on the camera
The pacemaker of the future looks crazy You're looking at what might be the pacemaker of a decade from now: a custom-made membrane, developed by researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Minecraft developer Mojang will "clarify" its trolling policy, a reexamination that began because of a YouTube video series dedicated to the forbidden practice. YouTube user John "ZexyZek" Morin posted
Last September Valve launched a small beta for Steam's new family sharing feature, and today it's finally available for everyone. The service lets Steam users share their entire game library with friends
There’s a classic scene in Quentin Tarantino’s 1997 film Jackie Brown, wherein Samuel L. Jackson provides some colorful commentary about the, shall we say, undeniable blanket effectiveness of an AK-47.
A Nintendo 3DS remake of the steampunk-styled Sega Genesis release Steel Empire is launching in Japan at the end of March, Siliconera reports. Originally developed by game studio Hot B, the remake is being
If you're like many of the PC gamers we know, you wait eagerly for Valve's Steam sales; they're chances to stock up on games that were previously unaffordable. Thanks to a new Steamworks update, you won't
As has been widely reported, Apple recently discovered a critical bug in its iOS and OS systems. The security flaw made users of its computers and mobile devices vulnerable to attackers that might want
Cliff Bleszinski wants to make his next game a Windows PC title because that platform is "where the community is," he said in an interview with Gamasutra. Bleszinski, who left Epic Games in October 2012
Auto makers have long downplayed the threat of hacker attacks on their cars and trucks, arguing that their vehicles’ increasingly-networked systems are protected from rogue wireless intrusion. Now two
Last August, Jeffrey Lewis saw a North Korean propaganda video, posted in April 2012, which showed its missile launchers holding intercontinental ballistic missiles, shot from an oddly-shaped building.
Google has acquired SlickLogin - an Israeli start-up behind the technology that allows websites to verify a user's identity by using sound waves. It works by playing a uniquely generated, nearly-silent
BitTorrent on Friday announced the public beta launch of SoShare, a free file delivery service for Windows and Mac designed by the company’s engineers and based on the BitTorrent protocol. The firm says
SlickLogin has been acquired by Google, just five months after launching at TechCrunch Disrupt. Word of the acquisition is confirmed by a notice on the company’s site, where they say that they’ll be joining
During a talk from Steam Dev Days, Valve's Eric Hope detailed how the developer conceptualized, experimented with and created its Steam Controller. According to Hope, the controller had to be capable supporting