Jake Genkinger

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It's Too Early To Judge Microsoft Xbox One And Sony PlayStation 4

These days, negative press is what seems to drive the game journalism business. Writers specialize in finding multiple negative angles around a story in an attempt to garner hits from fan boys (a term called nerd baiting). The Internet and social media have literally made everyone a critic and …

Infographic: Top colleges and highest salaries in gaming industry

Video games are not a waste of time if you’re a programmer who studied at the University of California and you work for Bethesda Game Studios (Skyrim, Fallout). At least according to this data.<p>Casual-game developer Big Fish put together a giant infographic that lists the best schools for gaming, …

Using Google Glass: at the Indy 500 and Coca-Cola 600

A day in the life of a hungover cyborg<p><i>I am not a shy man.</i><p>I stood in the bathroom of my hotel room in Indianapolis, repeating those words to myself in the mirror. I needed to find courage in those words. I needed to find resolve.<p>I needed to find the strength to walk downstairs to the hotel bar …

The Future of Wireless Power

We live in a wireless world. Cell phones, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 2G, 3G, 4G — the always on, always connected world of digital devices is driven by the magic of wireless. But all our devices, from smart phones to laptops, still rely on cords and plugs for charging. Everyone’s had their cell phone become …

Google Glass Bans Developers From Making Money With Apps — So Why Do Developers Bother?

Earlier this year, Google held hackathons for developers to try out Glass and explore additional ways to use the device.<p>Business Insider spoke with two developers who participated in the Google Glass Foundry hackathon, and have already created a few apps available for use right now.<p>But Google has …

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Crunching The Numbers: How Does A Budget $750 Gaming PC Perform?

In this special installment of <i>Crunching The Numbers</i>, I shift the critical gaze inward to analyze the performance of my personal $750 gaming PC build — before I give it away to one lucky reader.<p>As many of you know, I recently undertook a tricky challenge: Build a powerful gaming PC within the …

Nokia's next Lumia teased on TV with a metal body and big camera lens

Nokia announced its latest Lumia 928 handset on Friday, but the company has more planned for an event in London next week. On Sunday, Nokia teased part of this announcement during a commercial break on British TV. The short promo shows the rear of a device with a hump around the large camera lens …