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Sunday Mobilization

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 8:01am
The NYPD will give smartphones to its officers, and it looks like they?ll run Windows. Thanks HARDOCP. How to Get Open Source Android. Thanks Ant via Linux Today.

Sunday Metaverse

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 8:01am
Assange: Google Is Not What It Seems. Thanks Digg. Google search finally adds information about video games. Thanks Ant via Slashdot. FCC Spectrum Auction Delayed Until 2016. Thanks Ant via Slashdot....

Sunday Tech Bits

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 8:01am
Roku could file for IPO soon, raise as much as $150 million. Thanks HARDOCP. City of Berlin Going from OpenOffice Back to Microsoft Office. Thanks Ant via Linux Today.

Sunday Legal Briefs

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 8:01am
CHP officers reportedly stole cell phone photos from women in custody. Estonian hacker that stole $9.4M receives 11-year prison sentence.

Game Reviews

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 8:01am
Borderlands: The Pre Sequel on Skewed 'n Reviewed. Wasteland 2 on Matt Chat.

Hardware Reviews

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 8:01am
BitFenix Shadow Mid-Tower Chassis on eTeknix. D-Link DSP-W110 Wi-Fi Smart Plug on TweakTown. Deepcool DQ1000 Quanta Semi-Modular Power Supply on eTeknix. Silicon Power Marvel M70 128GB USB 3.0 Flash...

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Sun, 10/26/2014 - 8:01am
GamerGate in both the N.Y. Times and Newsweek. Game Giveaway of the Day - Atlantis Quest. Thanks Ant… Pnorar by Blaugrund is a new bullet-hell shooter with a pick-your-price business model....

Out of the Blue It's the bye week for the Giants, which takes some of the drama out of the NFL for me this week. Speaking of taking something

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 8:01am
It's the bye week for the Giants, which takes some of the drama out of the NFL for me this week. Speaking of taking something out of the NFL, another crap game is currently underway in London today (t...

Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth Demo

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
The Steam page for Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth now offers the playable demo for the just-released turn-based strategy game. Details on the demo are not provided, so here's the overview of...

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Trailer

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
The opening cinematic from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is now available to heighten anticipation for the upcoming release of the RPG sequel from CD Projekt RED. Word is: "Foreshadowing the story of The...

Project CARS Halloween Trailer

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
A new video from Project CARS looks to put the fear of Halloween into potential drivers in Slightly Mad Studios' upcoming racing game by showing the spookiness of driving at night. Here's the story: "...

Golden Joystick Winners

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
CVG announces the winners of the 2014 Golden Joystick awards, which they call "the people's awards," though most them carry individual corporate sponsorships. Along the way Metal Gear Solid creator...

Hardland Early Access

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Steam now offers early access to Hardland, a stylized open-world action/adventure inspired by Ultima and Betrayal at Krondor that was greenlit for release on the platform after just four days. Word...

Dead Island: GOTY for Linux/SteamOS

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Steam News announces the release of the Linux and SteamOS editions of Dead Island: Game of the Year Edition. Word is: "Terror. Violence. Madness. Bedlam. A holiday paradise gone mad. A tropical...

On Sale

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Best of Both Worlds Sale on ShinyLoot. Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut on Steam. Save 90%. Eidos Anthology on Steam. Save 75%. Escape Dead Island on Steam. Save 15% on pre-purchases....

Evening Crowdfunding Roundup

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Another Tor router crowdfunding project nixed by Kickstarter. Sudden Crisis Sci-Fi Sandbox MMORPG - Indiegogo. Project announces as Seldon Crisis renamed, because copyrights. Thanks Massively.

Evening Interviews

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Interview: Mushroom 11?s Julia Keren-Detar - Show Me the Games. We are the Star Citizen FPS Team, Ask us anything! - IAmA. Thanks DSOGaming.

Gatherings & Competitions

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Extra Life 2014 ? Watch some games and win some swag.

Evening Consolidation

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
Analysis: Worldwide PS4 sales at least 40 percent better than Xbox One. Xbox console sales jump 102% in Q1. New Bloodborne trailer released. Sony Explains How To Pass Your PS4 Controller To A Friend...

Evening Mobilization

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:16pm
T-Mobile: Our network has trouble with building walls and long distances. Amazon has $83 million in unsold Fire Phones. LG unveils its new 8-core 'NUCLUN' processor, new G3 Screen smartphone. AT&T...