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The rumors are true: 'Call of Duty' is going back to World War II

The next <i>Call of Duty</i> returns to the series' roots with a storyline set in World War II. Sledgehammer Games is working on the new title, dubbed <i>Call of Duty: WWII</i>, and the studio is expected to drop details in a livestream on Wednesday, April 26th at 1PM ET.<p><i>Call of Duty</i> has a long history with the …

World War II
Metal Gear

Google has a new logo

Google is introducing a new logo today. Just a month after unveiling a major restructuring of the company, Google is updating its image, too. The new Google logo is still a wordmark, but it's now using a sans-serif typeface, making it look a lot more modern and playful. The colors are also softer …

Graphic Design

Full Hard Drives Mean An Uncomfortable Digital Age For PS4 And Xbox One

It finally happened. As I went to install my Bloodborne review copy on PS4 this weekend, I got a message. “This action cannot be completed, you need 5.72 GB of free space to install this file.” After less than a year and a half of ownership, my PS4 was already full. The Xbox One hit that mark a few …

Digital Age

The Future Of Video Games Is The Future Of Animation

Video game or Pixar movie? You tell us.<p>Pixar would spend 29 hours rendering a single frame of <i>Monsters University</i> using what’s considered one of the fastest supercomputer rigs in the world: 2,000 computers with 24,000 processing cores. The new animated short <i>A Boy and His Kite</i> was rendered on a …

Animation

PS4 or Xbox One? I finally tried a PS4 and realized which is better.

I’ve been an Xbox fan since I can remember. When Halo was released back in 2001, I saved as hard as I could to buy my own console and overstayed my welcome at friends’ houses until I had enough cash to get my own.<p>When the Xbox 360 was released a few years later, I got it immediately. I had three …

Time I

EA finally made a likable action game

<i>Battlefield: Hardline</i> became the punchline to a bad joke about police militarization in America long before it even came out. It was heavily marketed both as a playable action movie and as a “premium cops and robbers experience” — as if you can now use the same vague marketing labels that sell …

Action Movies

Sony's next PS4 update lets you pick up your game where you left off

Sony's PlayStation 4 has been a sales success since its launch and recently crossed 20 million units sold to customers. Of course, now that gamers have one they're expecting new features and Sony might be about to pick up the pace. Posts on NeoGAF and Twitter reveal the PlayStation MVP program …

Oracle Java is now installing adware on Macs. Here’s how to avoid it

Mac users have had it pretty good when compared to Windows users, at least on the adware and nuisanceware front. Even Oracle, who has bundled the Ask.com search toolbar with Java for Windows for years, has abstained from infecting its Mac users with adware.<p>Sadly, though, that era now seems to be an …

Rethink & reuse & recycle

PS4 Launch Titles Announced, Includes Watch_Dogs and COD

So the PS4 arrives November 15th, or November 29th if you don’t reside in North America. And with that 33 games will launch with the system over the …

Useful InDesign Scripts And Plugins To Speed Up Your Work

Line Numbering<p>This line-numbering plugin does exactly what it says on the box: it gives every line on a page a number. While InDesign is very capable …

Fight Crime (Or Pretend To) In This Batgirl Bathrobe

Fight the injustices of the world (or at least pretend to) from the privacy of your own home while wearing ThinkGeek’s Batgirl Bathrobe! The hooded …