Prisoners

06.03.11
The Lawbringer: China, forced labor, and why we must stop buying gold
06.03.11

The Lawbringer: China, forced labor, and why we must stop buying gold

Pop law abounds in The Lawbringer, your weekly dose of WoW, the law, video games and the MMO genr...

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05.26.11
Chinese prisoners forced to farm MMOs for cash
05.26.11

Chinese prisoners forced to farm MMOs for cash

Doing hard time in China may result in more than just back-breaking labor -- you may be called up...

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05.26.11
Chinese prisoners forced to produce virtual gold, real profits for their guards
05.26.11

Chinese prisoners forced to produce virtual gold, real profits for their guards

The virtual goods economy of massively multiplayer online games may be thriving, but it's also st...

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09.03.10
Teen archer launches cellphone-laced arrows into Brazilian jail
09.03.10

Teen archer launches cellphone-laced arrows into Brazilian jail

Sometimes we sit around at Engadget HQ and do informal, anonymous surveys of our favorite gadgets...

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10.31.08
Recon Scout gets new job at prison, isn't any fun to hang out with
10.31.08

Recon Scout gets new job at prison, isn't any fun to hang out with

You may remember this little dumbell-looking Recon Scout drone we saw last year, when it had just b...

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09.18.08
Massively goes to WAR: Guide to the Dark Elf starting zone
09.18.08

Massively goes to WAR: Guide to the Dark Elf starting zone

It's hard to know which area within Warhammer Online is best for you. To that end, we've put toge...

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12.31.07
Scots lose sight of early release offenders due to faulty electronic tags
12.31.07

Scots lose sight of early release offenders due to faulty electronic tags

We haven't yet heard of any problems with the RFID tags increasingly being used to monitor inmates i...

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02.22.07
Dutch prisoners could get remote knee locks
02.22.07

Dutch prisoners could get remote knee locks

The Dutch Ministry of Justice recently announced that special knee locks to prevent prisoner escapes...

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01.17.07
Killer, nudist bond over video games in prison
01.17.07

Killer, nudist bond over video games in prison

It's really hard to make up a better lead sentence than the one that appeared in Monday's Daily Scot...

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