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  • A Gamer’s Perspective on the New iPod Touch
    By on September 25, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Thanks to its slick hardware and robust online App Store, Apple has slowly built up its reputation as a significant presence in the gaming industry. It’s clear from testing out its recently released 4th generation iPod Touch that the company is becoming more and more serious about its gaming initiative, and that it’s taking the steps necessary to continue to be competitive in the near future. The following features offer up even more compelling reasons (more…)

  • Gamer alerts police to prevent U.S. high school shooting
    By on February 21, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    A conversation a man had online with a stranger while playing an Xbox game raised some alarm bells, and the man’s quick thinking may have averted a high school shooting in Texas, police say.


  • So you think *you’re* a hardcore gamer? (PIC)
    By on January 9, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    A little flood’s not gonna keep these guys away from their Starcraft.


  • Gran Turismo Gamer Becomes Pro Race Driver
    By on December 4, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “Back in 2008, Lucas Ordonez lived what seemed like an ordinary existence. The 22-year-old Spanish student was an avid motorsports fan, but he lacked the suitable investment necessary to become a professional race driver and had virtually given up on racing. Besides, he was already knee-deep in trying to complete a Master of Business Administration (MBA). But it was Ordonez’ passion for virtual racing, particularly his love (more…)

  • For Blind Gamer, Lawsuit Against Sony Is Clear
    By on November 17, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Sony is facing a lawsuit from a blind gamer from California. He contends that even after repeated requests he made to Sony via email to revise their games to make them more accessible, the company did not revise their games. For blind gamers, this is a big deal…


  • Gamer’s Facial Expression Cloning- Next Big Thing in Gaming?
    By on October 5, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    A group of researchers are reporting on a new setup, which could finally result in every facial expression made by a gamer be cloned to the avatars face. The results produced by this method are truly amazing. Commercialization of this could be a big change in multiplayer game’s immersiveness.