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02.12.14
MMO Mechanics: Three old mechanics I want back
02.12.14

MMO Mechanics: Three old mechanics I want back

My column has typically heralded modern MMOs as superior advancements of the genre we all adore, bu...

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10.05.12
Fraunhofer develops extra-small 1Gbps infrared transceiver, recalls our PDA glory days
10.05.12

Fraunhofer develops extra-small 1Gbps infrared transceiver, recalls our PDA glory days

Our 1997-era selves would die with envy right about now. Fraunhofer has developed a new generation...

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08.19.12
Bioshock custom rig is Big Daddy of pinball machines, gives players a taste of Rapture
08.19.12

Bioshock custom rig is Big Daddy of pinball machines, gives players a taste of Rapture

If you're going to revisit a certain underwater dystopia, you might as well have a ball. At least...

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03.22.12
Baldur's Gate coming to iPad
03.22.12

Baldur's Gate coming to iPad

An enhanced edition of Baldur's Gate was announced this month by developers Overhaul Games (whi...

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09.16.11
Daily iPhone App: Dragon Fantasy
09.16.11

Daily iPhone App: Dragon Fantasy

Dragon Fantasy is basically a love letter to the early age of console RPGs, when Dragon Warrior...

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09.15.11
The original Apple TV, the interactive television box
09.15.11

The original Apple TV, the interactive television box

Even some old-schoolers might not know this, but Apple's more recent foray into the living room...

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05.31.11
Ion iCade Arcade Cabinet review
05.31.11

Ion iCade Arcade Cabinet review

The iCade Arcade Cabinet began as an April Fool's joke in 2010, but this golden unicorn of iPad acc...

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04.21.11
iCade arcade cabinet for iPad starts selling at $100, already on backorder
04.21.11

iCade arcade cabinet for iPad starts selling at $100, already on backorder

Humans, they just love mixing the old with the new. To wit, the iCade gaming cabinet for the iPad,...

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04.13.11
iCade hits FCC, gets torn asunder
04.13.11

iCade hits FCC, gets torn asunder

The Ion iCade, our favorite April Fools' joke turned actual product, has just passed through the FCC...

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