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The Easy Profit Game Ends In Smartphones, So Apple Plays A New One

It seems Samsung and Apple at last have something in common. As the Korean giant forecast its profits would be massive, but slightly below expectations, its stock price took a tumble. It appears the industry has crossed through a level some call “peak smartphone” — the point of maximum profit. This …

Sunset Overdrive to use Xbox One cloud, campaign playable offline

<i>Sunset Overdrive</i> developer Insomniac Games plans to consistently update the game in response to player feedback with the help of Xbox One cloud technology, although the game's campaign will be playable offline, said CEO Ted Price in an interview with Game Informer.<p>Price said last month that the …

Xbox Live's new reputation system matches jerks with jerks

Microsoft is beefing up its Xbox Live reputation tools to make the online community friendlier for Xbox One players. The current system lets players …

Let's talk: What are your summer gaming goals?

Summertime, when the livin's easy<p>Summer means different things to different people. For children it's an excuse to play outside in the bright sun. …

Call of Duty

The Last of Us and Grading on the Gender Curve

<b>SPOILER WARNING</b>: This feature discusses major plot details of The Last of Us.<p>Since The Last of Us was released, there's been a fair amount of admiring discussion about the female characters who populate its world. To an extent, this is understandable. After all, unlike the women in so many games, …

Feminism

Humble eBook Bundle 2 includes Wil Wheaton's 'Just a Geek,' Cherie Priest's 'Boneshaker' and more

Humble eBook Bundle now available<p>Humble Bundle, best known for bundling video games and offering them at a pay-what-you-want price, launched the Humble eBook Bundle 2 today.<p>Available for only two weeks, the bundle includes Cory Doctorow's <i>Little Brother</i>, Cherie Priest's <i>Boneshaker</i>, Robert Charles …

Xbox, Don Mattrick, Double Fine, Kenya, Rogue Legacy: Speed Run

Current Windows head Julie Larson-Green is reportedly poised to be the next boss of Microsoft's hardware division, and we lay out just what Don Mattrick's departure means for Microsoft, Zynga and his former employer, Electronic Arts. The Xbox One will scan QR codes. Double Fine Productions will …

Catch Bungie's 12-minute Destiny E3 gameplay demo in full

Bungie has released the complete E3 gameplay reveal for its upcoming online shooter <i>Destiny</i> for viewers who either missed it the first time around or want to catch it again in greater definition than live stream quality.<p>In the video, two players team cooperatively fight their way through a massive …