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Lucky Number 7
Posted By Karen Moltenbrey| October 22, 2009
Lucky Number 7 Looks like for many Microsoft users, today is a day for celebration. Windows 7 is now available. I have to admit, the cute commercials that have been airing lately to herald the arrival have caught my attention. You know, the ones with the children doing cool things on the computer. Would it really be that simple? Microsoft says, “Yes, it is.” I say, “I hope so.” I am a Mac person. ...
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Alien Action
Posted By Karen Moltenbrey| October 14, 2009
For those who missed the chance to see the amazing alien action played out in Monsters vs. Aliens, now’s your chance. Recently, the film hit the DVD market. While there has been a ton of talk about just when and how stereo 3D will arrive at the home, this revolution is happening, albeit slowly. But DreamWorks is helping its progression, as is BOB, the lovable character from Monsters vs. Aliens. Th ...
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It’s the Law
Posted By Karen Moltenbrey| October 14, 2009
“Put down that game controller and step away from that console.” In essence, those could be the words—or at least the English translation—that some gamers in Venezuela could hear very soon. The issue facing law officials in Venezuela’s capital, Caracas, is street violence. In the many crime-ridden slums around the city, youngsters are transitioning from virtual weapons to real ones, way to easily. ...
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Industry survey reveals the determination of the games sector to avoid the mistakes of the music industry
Posted By Karen Moltenbrey| October 14, 2009
Can the games industry avoid the pitfalls of the music industry? Many are sure hoping not to repeat those mistakes. A survey of selected delegates and speakers at the forthcoming London Games Conference has revealed a determination within the games industry to not repeat the mistakes made by the music industry with regards to digital distribution. Stuart Dinsey, managing director of Intent Media, ...
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Amsterdam Design Guide
Posted By Jennifer Wolfe| October 14, 2009
Each year, thousands of people converge on the city of Amsterdam for the International Broadcasting Convention, or IBC, one of the industry's largest trade shows. Most attendees are already pretty familiar with what the RAI Convention Center has to offer: strong coffee, stale broodjies, confusing floor plans, and row after row after row of brightly lit exhibits showcasing all the latest and greate ...
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