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10.09.13
GTA5 officially breaks PSN records, Guinness records less officially
10.09.13

GTA5 officially breaks PSN records, Guinness records less officially

The Sony Blog has confirmed that Grand Theft Auto 5 is the most-downloaded game in the history of t...

By S. Prell,   10.09.13
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09.16.13
Amazon vinyl sales up 745 percent since 2008, 8-track mulling comeback
09.16.13

Amazon vinyl sales up 745 percent since 2008, 8-track mulling comeback

This surely marks a faint glimmer of hope for all the beaten-down and forgotten formats out there....

By B. Heater,   09.16.13
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07.16.13
EVO 2013 smashes viewership records with 1.7 million spectators
07.16.13

EVO 2013 smashes viewership records with 1.7 million spectators

This year's Evolution Championship Series, colloquially known as EVO 2013, was the most-watched fig...

By J. Mallory,   07.16.13
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04.12.13
NYPD now has Android smartphone arsenal to pull up records, identify perps
04.12.13

NYPD now has Android smartphone arsenal to pull up records, identify perps

Thanks to an NYPD pilot program, over 400 officers have special Android smartphones that allow the...

By S. Dent,   04.12.13
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04.05.13
Torment Kickstarter closes at over $4.1 million, most-funded game in Kickstarter history
04.05.13

Torment Kickstarter closes at over $4.1 million, most-funded game in Kickstarter history

The Kickstarter fundraising campaign for Torment: Tides of Numenera has come to a close, raising $4...

By J. Mallory,   04.05.13
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03.12.13
World of Tanks sets world record for most players concurrently online on a single server
03.12.13

World of Tanks sets world record for most players concurrently online on a single server

Wargaming has made its mark in gaming history. World of Tanks has staked out a place as the Gui...

By E. ,   03.12.13
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01.06.13
Ion reveals digital conversion turntables for iOS, PC and Mac, we go hands-on (update: video)
01.06.13

Ion reveals digital conversion turntables for iOS, PC and Mac, we go hands-on (update: video)

Vinyl may be the format of choice for discerning audio connoisseurs, but those harboring love for...

By A. Santos,   01.06.13
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07.24.12
KCRW launches MALCOLM music service to help indie bands in need
07.24.12

KCRW launches MALCOLM music service to help indie bands in need

Being a DJ at radio station can be an embarrassment of riches. And really, who's going to listen t...

By B. Heater,   07.24.12
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06.20.12
Mischo Erban breaks skateboard speed record, captures the run with camera-equipped Recon
06.20.12

Mischo Erban breaks skateboard speed record, captures the run with camera-equipped Recon

We know Quebec well for its maple syrup, poutine and fresh mountain air, but the French Canadian p...

By Z. Honig,   06.20.12
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