Ethan Halliday

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Is Everything Good About 'Minecraft' Gone?

<i>Minecraft</i> may have jumped the shark. It may be passed its prime. The phenomenon may be dwindling. And it has nothing to do with Microsoft purchasing the game. Nor do I think the game mechanics have lost any of their excitement. But from my perspective, as a parent, I’m not as supportive of my …

How one Chrome setting alters the Android 5.0 user experience

Did you notice the three software buttons in Android 5.0 Lollipop yet? Prior versions of Android have also had a trio of controls but they get a …

Google Contributor: can I really pay to remove ads?

Google is launching a new service that allows browsers to pay a monthly fee to avoid the adverts on sites that use Google’s advertising services.<p>The Google Contributor service is an experiment to see whether websites can be funded by small payments from readers rather than having to rely on …

Will Xbox One succeed in China?

Huo Lei has been in the video games business for over ten years. The 33-year-old has a shop in the Gulou area of Beijing, an area still snaked by the …

Nintendo Aims For A Smashing Holiday Season

What does Nintendo executive Reggie Fils-Aime want for Christmas? Santa leaving Wii U consoles under other people’s trees.<p>It’s been two years since Nintendo released its Wii U video game console, and just a year since the debut of competing hardware from Microsoft and Sony. But the long head start …

'Super Smash Bros For Wii U' Is Smashing The Competition On Metacritic

Nintendo continues to publish the highest-rated video games of the year on both Wii U and 3DS.<p><i>Mario Kart 8</i> sports an 88/100, while recently released action game <i>Bayonetta 2</i> reeled in a 91/100.<p>But <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> tops both these games, with a launch day average of 94/100.<p>That’s an impressive number, …

Apple Quietly Says Goodbye to the iPod Classic

Amidst a slew of new product announcements the other day, Apple unceremoniously killed off the one that is perhaps most responsible for putting the company in the position it is now: the iPod Classic. After over twelve years and several incarnations, the company quietly and unsurreptitiously …

New 'Minecraft Blockopedia' Bucks The Printed Encyclopedia Downturn

At a time when printed Encyclopedia are on the wane, Egmont Publishing looks to buck the trend with its new Minecraft Blockopedia. It’s an idea that isn’t as crazy as it sounds, Egmont have sold over 8.2 million copies in 24 countries of their previous Minecraft books.<p>The book is physically styled …

Sorry, Microsoft, but you can't own Minecraft

Microsoft might be about to buy Mojang, which means, I guess, that Microsoft might be about to buy Minecraft. Let's think about that for a second. …

Nintendo Taps Retro Nostalgia With GameStop Exclusive NES Edition 3DS XL

Say what you want about Nintendo's messaging or their baffling console naming conventions, but the company continues to master the art of pulling at our nostalgia heartstrings. Exhibit A: This new NES Edition 3DS XL, inspired by the iconic Nintendo Entertainment System controller.<p>The special …

'Destiny' Review In Progress - Part Two: Good Game, Maybe Not Great Game

<i>Here at Forbes multiple reviewers are playing and writing about Destiny, the new shooter-MMO from Bungie and Activision. This is a review in progress that will unfold over the coming days and weeks. You can read Part One of my review here.</i><p><i>Hunter’s Log: Day Five</i><p>I’ve sunk hours more into Bungie’s new …

Finn - A Song About Noodles (Adventure Time)

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The Dragon Ball Z Alternate Timeline Theory

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Dragon Ball Z Battle of Z - All Characters Unlocked

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