Iraq

07.01.11
Robert Morris, man who helped develop Unix, dies at 78
07.01.11

Robert Morris, man who helped develop Unix, dies at 78

We have some somber news to bring you this morning: Robert Morris, the cryptographer who helped...

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04.21.11
T-Hawk UAV enters Fukushima danger zone, returns with video
04.21.11

T-Hawk UAV enters Fukushima danger zone, returns with video

We'd love to head on down to Fukushima with a DSLR and some iodide pills, but that's obviously not...

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07.06.10
White House pledges another $800 million for broadband stimulus
07.06.10

White House pledges another $800 million for broadband stimulus

Usually, when we see "stimulus" and "broadband" in the same sentence it's because someone turned of...

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05.04.10
15 Minutes of Fame: Deployed soldier games from Iraq
05.04.10

15 Minutes of Fame: Deployed soldier games from Iraq

15 Minutes of Fame is WoW.com's look at World of Warcraft personalities of all shapes and sizes --...

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01.26.10
15 Minutes of Fame: Wasting no time gaming
01.26.10

15 Minutes of Fame: Wasting no time gaming

15 Minutes of Fame is WoW.com's look at World of Warcraft players of all shapes and sizes -- from t...

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08.06.09
Researchers study WoW to see how gangs form and fade
08.06.09

Researchers study WoW to see how gangs form and fade

We've seen WoW used for a lot of research, from epidemics to anthropological fieldwork, but this is...

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06.15.09
New York newspaper backs free speech claim for controversial game
06.15.09

New York newspaper backs free speech claim for controversial game

The last time we mentioned artist Wafaa Bilal's inflammatory Virtual Jihadi installation, it had bee...

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04.27.09
Report: Amidst protest, Konami abandons 'Six Days in Fallujah'
04.27.09

Report: Amidst protest, Konami abandons 'Six Days in Fallujah'

In response to a fairly public outcry, Konami has decided not to publish Atomic Games' take on the...

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04.07.09
Gleaning potential controversy from Konami's 'Six Days in Fallujah'
04.07.09

Gleaning potential controversy from Konami's 'Six Days in Fallujah'

Only a day has passed since the game was announced, but Six Days in Fallujah is already stirring u...

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