Crimes

04.13.13
Jagex reports student to police following school shooting threat
04.13.13

Jagex reports student to police following school shooting threat

For all the talk about video games causing crimes, we don't often hear about the times when they...

By E. Lefebvre,   04.13.13
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12.31.10
The world's first shipped RED EPIC gets stolen in home break-in (update: $100k reward now offered!)
12.31.10

The world's first shipped RED EPIC gets stolen in home break-in (update: $100k reward now offered!)

Remember just earlier this month when OffHollywood studio head Mark Pederson became the first man t...

By B. Bowers,   12.31.10
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03.18.10
Disgruntled auto salesman bricks cars with remote kill-switch
03.18.10

Disgruntled auto salesman bricks cars with remote kill-switch

Over the years, a number of optional technologies have allowed new auto buyers to remotely disable a...

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09.02.08
Drugs aren't bad in EVE, m'kay?
09.02.08

Drugs aren't bad in EVE, m'kay?

One of the interesting features of EVE Online is that it has a drug trade in which players are activ...

By James Egan,   09.02.08
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02.06.08
RuneScape dev: buying MMO gold is like funding prostitution
02.06.08

RuneScape dev: buying MMO gold is like funding prostitution

And not just because somebody gets screwed. No, RuneScape's Imre Jele tells Eurogamer that gold tra...

By Mike Schramm,   02.06.08
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10.24.07
Your Second Life as a CSI
10.24.07

Your Second Life as a CSI

Reuters has reported that there will be a collaboration between the popular CBS show CSI and the gam...

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11.21.06
Organized bandits make off with $12 million worth of PC components
11.21.06

Organized bandits make off with $12 million worth of PC components

In a daring early morning heist that could just as easily have been a scene from a movie like, um, T...

By Evan Blass,   11.21.06
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11.03.06
Eriksson case ends in mistrial; jurors likely bribed with Gizmondos
11.03.06

Eriksson case ends in mistrial; jurors likely bribed with Gizmondos

In yet another sign that maybe this whole "trial by jury" thing isn't all it's cracked up to be, jur...

By Evan Blass,   11.03.06
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10.20.06
When growing pot, don't leave the crops' coordinates in your GPS receiver
10.20.06

When growing pot, don't leave the crops' coordinates in your GPS receiver

We should start off by saying that growing and selling marijuana for a living isn't the best idea --...

By Evan Blass,   10.20.06
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