Abandonware

11.05.14
Digital liberty advocates want the right to resurrect old online games
11.05.14

Digital liberty advocates want the right to resurrect old online games

It's great that many games have strong online components, but there's a dark side to that connecte...

By J. Fingas,   11.05.14
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11.05.14
EFF petitions US government to resurrect abandoned games
11.05.14

EFF petitions US government to resurrect abandoned games

The Electronic Frontier Foundation filed a petition to the Library of Congress and the United State...

By M. Suszek,   11.05.14
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04.02.12
The Daily Grind: Is maintenance mode better than nothing at all?
04.02.12

The Daily Grind: Is maintenance mode better than nothing at all?

In the last few years, long before rumors that Vanguard would be heading down the F2P path were c...

By B. Royce,   04.02.12
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10.26.10
DOS emulator for iOS released, runs Windows 3.0
10.26.10

DOS emulator for iOS released, runs Windows 3.0

This seems like the kind of thing that Apple wouldn't want on the App Store (and indeed, it may soon...

By M. Schramm,   10.26.10
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04.23.07
Freeware downloads site GameHippo sold
04.23.07

Freeware downloads site GameHippo sold

Nearly a decade old, freeware PC game download site GameHippo has recently changed owners. Founder a...

By John Bardinelli,   04.23.07
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01.02.07
Macintosh Garden - Preserving Abandonware Games.
01.02.07

Macintosh Garden - Preserving Abandonware Games.

Abandonware is commercial software that is no longer sold, generally for obsolete platforms. Many of...

By Mat Lu,   01.02.07
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11.23.06
US Copyright Office grants abandonware rights
11.23.06

US Copyright Office grants abandonware rights

Here's something abandonware enthusiasts can be thankful for: the Library of Congress yesterday appr...

By Ross Miller,   11.23.06
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