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As player numbers crater, EA will shut SimCity Social, other Facebook games

Yet another sign that the social gaming bubble has well and truly burst.<p>When EA paid over $300 million for social gaming powerhouse Playfish in late …

Code Monkey Save World: Turning Jonathan Coulton Songs Into a Comic Book Universe

When I call musician Jonathan Coulton and comic book writer Greg Pak, they’re sitting together at an undisclosed location somewhere in New York City: …

If Robots Will Run the World, What Should Students Learn?

As artificial intelligence improves and slowly takes over aspects of daily life, the only way for people to continue to be useful is to “up-skill” -- …

Skateboardanimation

German artist Tilman Singer brings pro skateboarders into a tiny paper world where they kickflip monster books and railslide paper clips in his imaginative video titled <i>Skateboardanimation</i>. Using paper cutouts of the skaters from magazines and environments he created from paper, twigs, wire, and …

So If The PC Is Dying, What Happens With Microsoft Next?

Is the death of the PC imminent and if so what does it mean for the key players? The “death of the PC” debate began with Dell‘s SEC filings, where the company at the heart of the PC business declared that PC decline is a way of life, and an IDC report that showed a 14% decline in shipments, year …

Facebook teams up with 19 state attorneys general to educate teens on internet privacy

Facebook has announced that it will be partnering with the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) to help teens and their parents manage their privacy, both on Facebook and on the internet at large. The complexity of Facebook's privacy settings and what personal information is shared on …

YouTube honors birthday of video recorder with VHS-style videos

Anyone who misses the fuzzy quality of old VHS tapes can take a nostalgic tour courtesy of YouTube.<p>Celebrating the birth of the first commercial videotape recorder 57 years ago, YouTube has added an option to certain videos to let you view them in old VHS mode. Instead of sporting today's cleaner …