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  1. Why can't we let go of our old tech?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    Vinyl is enjoying a revival with more than one million sales recorded in the UK in 2014 for the first time in 18 years Looking at some of the latest tech news, it's tempting to wonder whether we've all jumped out of the same DeLorean famously driven by time travellers Doc Brown and Marty McFly in the 1985 film Back to the Future. In January 2015, the ZX Spectrum games console - originally launched by Clive Sinclair in 1982 - went back into production in the UK and will be sold pre-loaded with 1,000 classic games.


  2. Digital archeology: How Double Fine, Disney, LucasFilm and Sony resurrected Grim FandangoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Polygon

    Grim Fandango survived for 15 years on a mess of ancient storage devices that are about as easy to access today as eight-track tapes. The frozen bits and bytes that combined to form the Land of the Dead and populate it with characters like Manuel "Manny" Calavera were released to critical acclaim in 1998, when Grim Fandango arrived in retail stores inside of boxes holding CDs.


  3. Get a job: Monolith Productions seeks a Lead Designer, NarrativeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    The Gamasutra Job Board is the most diverse, active and established board of its kind for the video game industry! Here is just one of the many, many positions being advertised right now. For over 20 years Monolith has been obsessed with delivering unique gaming experiences for our fans.


  4. Army 21 AnnouncedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Blue's News

    Indiegama announces Army 21 , their debut title for Windows PC , saying this online action/strategy team combat game is already in the alpha testing phase. Those interested in the test can sign up on the Army 21 website , where they offer this trailer with a look at the game.


  5. Nine games to look forward to this spring semesterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Badger Herald Online

    Sony made a big splash for a rather small game at the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2014 when it announced its was teaming up with Disney and Double Fine to remake the classic dark-humored adventure game, " Grim Fandango ," for new hardware. If you haven't yet experienced the quirky, noir-inspired romp through the land of the dead, you'll have a chance to later this month.


  6. You're spending more time playing mobile games than ever beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    The average time spent playing mobile games in 2014 increased by 57 percent compared to 2012, according to a report from industry intelligence group The NPD Group. The organization's study reveals that people spent about 3 hours every day playing games on their iPhones, Android, and tablets.


  7. In Microsoft's mobile-first, cloud-first strategy, Windows takes a supporting roleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ITworld

    At the end of Microsoft's earnings call Monday night, Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella explained what made Windows unique. And he flubbed it.


  8. Thekla and Jonathan Blow talk 'The Witness' progress, game has over 600 puzzlesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    During February 2013, the PlayStation 4 was revealed by Sony and accompanying the reveal of the console was a slew of game announcements and news. Among the games that were revealed was Jonathan Blow's upcoming open-world puzzle game, The Witness .


  9. 2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Honoring Veteran Brenda Romero...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Information Technology

    The Ambassador Award, honoring someone who is helping video games "advance to a better place" through advocacy or action, is going to game designer and academic , who has been a key figure in video games throughout more than three decades of standout game design, teaching and advocacy. The Pioneer Award, honoring breakthrough tech and game design milestones, is being awarded to , the co-creator of seminal 3D space exploration title Elite - now in resurgence with Elite: Dangerous - and co-founder of the foundation for the popular 'hobbyist computer revival' Raspberry Pi device.


  10. Brenda Romero, David Braben honored by GDCRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GamesIndustry.biz

    Brenda Romero and David Braben have joined the list of game industry luminaries honored by the Game Developers Choice Awards. Organizers of the event today announced that the ceremony will see Romero receive the Ambassador Award for helping games "advance to a better place" while Braben accepts the Pioneer Award for producing breakthrough technological and game design milestones.


  11. Library CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families. All branches will be closed Feb. 16, for Presidents Day.


  12. Conan O'Brien and Andy Richter Are Animated in the Style of...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Laughing Squid

    On a recent episode of Conan , host Conan O'Brien and sidekick Andy Richter are animated in the style of the popular video game Minecraft while they talk about how the creators of the game don't want them to be animated in the style of Minecraft .


  13. Elite: Dangerous dev lays off fifteen in Cambridge, UKRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Joystiq

    A recent investor update reveals that developer Frontier Developments has laid off 15 employees a little over a month after it launched freeform space simulation Elite: Dangerous . According to the update, Frontier plans to shift its focus entirely to Elite: Dangerous and the Coaster Park Tycoon franchise and has begun moving its development roles from a studio in Halifax, Nova Scotia to Cambridge, UK.


  14. Disney XD Announces February Programming HighlightsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Disney XD announces February 2015 Programming Highlights. All programming subject to change Sunday, February 1 Original Series - Episode Premiere Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. "The Strongest One There Is" A-Bomb starts to doubt his strength as an Agent of S.M.A.S.H. and must learn to use his other attributes against the incredibly strong Xemnu the Titan, an intergalactic fighting champion, for the fate of Earth.


  15. Growing a studio in a sustainable way - Q& A with CD Projekt RedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    CD Projekt Red was established in 2002 to serve as the development arm of Polish game distributor CD Projekt, but from the beginning it only had eyes for one game: The Witcher. The success of that game spawned a franchise with global appeal, and CD Projekt Red has managed to scale up its operations to capitalize on that by producing what will soon be three main Witcher games and a slew of spinoff titles.


  16. This Week's Deals for Xbox Live MembersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Major Nelson.com

    Is Never Alone not discounted in the UK? It's still showing as full price for me - yes, i've got gold and i'm signed in! It's showing up normal price in the US too. Can we get an update on this.


  17. Assassin's Creed: RogueRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Plugged In Online

    Think of Assassin's Creed: Rogue as a bonus assassination quest that sets out on its own little mission of mayhem at the same time as Assassin's Creed: Unity . Rogue serves as something of a bridge to Unity, while offering gamers a closing chapter to the Black Flag saga and one last shot across the bow of the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Reliving history through highly advanced whiz-bang technology has always been at the core of the Assassin's Creed storyline.


  18. Video game firm Frontier Developments closing Halifax officeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    David Braben, founder and CEO of Frontier Developments, and COO David Walsh display new game Coaster Crazy after a news conference in 2012. "We're moving all our development roles from Halifax to Cambridge," David Walsh, chief operating officer with Frontier, said Tuesday.


  19. Twitter Premieres New Mobile Video and Group Messaging FeaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Twitter is a great marketing platform, but simply firing off tweets isn't going to necessarily translate into leads and sales. It's meant to help you catch up on the most popular and relevant tweets you may have missed since you last signed onto the platform.


  20. Portals can sell 3-D listing enhancements using new platformRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Inman Real Estate News

    Don't be surprised if you begin to see more 3-D content popping up on listing portals in the near future. DIAKRIT, which produces 3-D renderings for listings that appear on websites including NJ.com, NOLA.com and Syracuse.com, has rolled out a 3-D-centric sales and marketing platform for listing portals featuring 2-D and 3-D floor plans, photo-realistic 3-D renderings, 3-D panoramas and property details.