Elizabeth Evans

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Fifty apps that are reinventing mobile gaming

Solve a murder mystery, grow a tree, spend the day as a sailor, be a spider… mobile developers are rethinking everything<p>Innovation is an overused and abused word in the technology industry but if you strip it down to the basic principle of “new ideas”, it’s clear that there’s a lot of it going on …

Windows Phone

Joss Whedon admits Marvel TV shows get 'leftovers'

Joss Whedon helped make the Marvel Cinematic Universe the beloved franchise that it is today, but that hasn't stopped the director and sometimes writer from speaking out about some of the issues the studio has.<p>In a recent interview with the Oxford Union, as posted by ScreenCrush, Whedon talked …

Survey: Half of Americans play games, but only 10 percent say they're gamers

The Pew Research Center conducted a random, telephone-based survey of 2,001 American adults in order to gauge public perception about video games. Among the study's findings are that while half of American adults play games, only 10 percent consider themselves to be "gamers." In addition, this …

Pew Research Center

How Did Gaming Culture Get So Ugly?

A look at some new research based on all that Gamergate has wrought.<p>Since their invention, video games have been a source of deep and widespread fear and loathing. Politicians and columnists regularly blame video games, like rap music and comics before them, for violence in the world. In 2014, the …

Feminism

Star Wars Battlefront's latest trailer highlights ties to The Force Awakens

We've been seeing that Star Destroyer half-buried in the sand for several months now, but now in the latest teaser for <i>Star Wars Battlefront</i> we can watch its final airborne moments before plunging to the surface of Jakku.<p>It's only 30 seconds but this trailer is intriguing in how it ties <i>Battlefront</i> …

Star Wars Battlefront

Battle of Jakku teaser trailer for Star Wars Battlefront

Electronic Arts has released a new teaser trailer for <b>Star Wars Battlefront</b> which explores the Battle of Jakku, which takes place 29 years prior to …

Star Wars Battlefront
Nintendo Wii

7 unsung American delicacies that don't get enough credit

When you go to New York City, the first thing everyone asks is whether you've eaten a slice of pizza. When you go to Philadelphia, everyone expects …

Ice Cream

Don't watch the leaked Game of Thrones episodes

HBO has always had an uneasy but not directly hostile relationship with <i>Game of Thrones</i> piracy, and the company has recently taken steps towards improving how the show is offered in order to make the product itself easier to access. You can't stop the signal though, and the first four episodes of …

TV Series

Laura K has been murdered - solve the mystery of her last hours

Laura Kitchens was last seen alive on March 7th.<p><b>She was murdered.</b><p><b>Castle</b>, <b>The Maltese Falcon</b>, <b>Sherlock</b> – what do they all have in common besides being …

HBO wants more than seven seasons of Game of Thrones, George R.R. Martin responds

As <b>Game of Thrones</b> gears up for its fifth season next month, HBO programming president Michael Lombardo has been speaking to Entertainment Weekly …

TV Series

This movie sharing service is the first good use of Ultraviolet we've seen

But it might not last long<p>Former Wall Street analyst Steve Wang has just launched Wavelength, a free movie-sharing service, or, as Wang is calling it, "the first social movie service."<p>Wavelength is powered by Ultraviolet, a cloud locker created by movie studios in 2010 that allows users to buy one …

UltraViolet

In Theory: Nintendo's next-gen hardware - and the strategy behind it

Around 18 months ago, during an informal chat with an extremely well-placed individual in the hardware manufacturing business, an interesting nugget …

Retrogaming

Film bosses accused of mutilating scripts and pushing out writing talent

Three of Britain’s Oscar-nominated screenwriters say that an increasing tendency among film studio bosses and directors to “mutilate” film scripts is forcing top writers to either direct their own work or write for television, where they command greater respect.<p>Jeffrey Caine, William Nicholson and …

Writing

Dolby has a better vision for the future of TV

When it came to TVs at CES this year, one catchphrase stood out from the rest: high dynamic range. HDR content and equipment means you’ll get television shows and movies that are brighter and incredibly vivid, with better color reproduction than you’ve ever seen at home. 4K resolution may be nice, …

Televisions

Lonely Planet's top 10 Toronto hotspots

A jigsaw puzzle of distinctly flavored neighborhoods, Toronto only really makes sense when you view it as a whole. But who wants to do that? Half the fun of being here is pretending you’re eating noodles in Macau, wandering along a leafy Dublin backstreet or sipping ouzo in Athens. This is a city …

Toronto

BitTorrent Tells Sony It’s Happy To Release ‘The Interview’

Many have called for Sony to release ‘The Interview’ online. However, Sony CEO Michael Lynton stated earlier that there has not been a major video on demand service, “that has stepped forward and said they are willing to distribute this movie for us.”<p>Several major movie chains pulled out of the …

An alternative ranking of Time Out’s 100 best dishes – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 12:30 pm, December 21, 2014 in Food & Drink<p>Last week we delivered a list of London’s most coveted plates in our countdown of the 100 best …