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Viber support page hacked by Syrian Electronic Army, most user info remains safe

The Syrian Electronic Army isn't happy with VoIP app developers as of late -- following an attack against Tango last week, the politically motivated hacking group has compromised Viber's support page. The SEA claims to have downloaded database backups from Viber that include phone numbers, device …

How Apple's profits stack up against Google and Microsoft

With Apple's earnings posting today, and Microsoft's and Google's last week, we now have the financial results for three of the largest consumer technology companies in the world. It's safe to say that the second quarter of 2013 has been a tough one for all involved.<p>All three companies disappointed …

Mixamo Is Building A Platform For Game Developers To Create And Animate 3D Characters

With app stores becoming ever more competitive, game makers have had to upgrade from building 2D games to creating 3D titles over the past two years. That has meant even more creative and intensive work for artists and producers, as the graphics processing power on smartphones has increased.<p>But …

Martian Manhunter coming to Injustice as DLC next week

Martian Manhunter, the recently announced new combatant for Netherrealm Studios' DC Universe fighter <i>Injustice: Gods Among Us</i>, will arrive as DLC for the game July 30, a post on the game's U.K. Facebook page confirmed yesterday.<p>According to the post, Martian Manhunter will arrive next Tuesday for …

God of War: Ascension Adds New Multiplayer Co-Op Weapons

Mythological Heroes Weapons Pack launching today<p>The team at Sony Santa Monica is adding a new range of co-op weapons to God of War: Ascension …

Analyst Says Xbox One Could Outship PS4 3-To-1 At Launch

<i>Despite a lackluster reveal, the Xbox One may still outsell the PS4 at launch—at least according to one analyst.</i><p>An investor’s note from Baird analyst Colin Sebastian paints a rosier outlook for Microsoft and its upcoming Xbox One video game console.<p>According to GamesIndustry International, …

R.I.P.D.: The Game Review

Six feet underwhelming.<p>In spite of being generally underwhelming, I must give R.I.P.D. some credit for not being the weak action game I expected from …

Xbox Live, Xbox website experiencing issues (update)

Xbox Live users are experiencing problems when trying to sign in to their Xbox 360s, access console apps and more, according to an update from the Xbox Live status page.<p>The full list of outages includes Games for Windows Live, Windows 8, Windows Phone, Xbox 360 Console and the Xbox website. An …

Opinion: Used games are fair trade

When Ready at Dawn boss Ru Weerasuriya criticizes GameStop for selling used games — and failing to provide any of the revenue to games developers — he's echoing a sentiment common among video game-makers.<p>He told GamesIndustry that "retail outlets are really taking everybody for a ride," and that …

Why Steam Trading Cards Should Embarrass Microsoft and Sony

A system where everyone wins.<p>Steam’s recently introduced trading card system might just be the most brilliant consumer loyalty program ever devised …

Ouya review

The Ouya's potential is offset by its rough edges.<p>The Ouya occupies a strange place between console familiarity and the weird-Wild West of the mobile market.<p>After a high-profile campaign on Kickstarter and a slight launch delay, the Android-powered Ouya console is finally in select online and brick …