Taliban

10.21.15
America's drone strike program needs a low-tech fix
10.21.15

America's drone strike program needs a low-tech fix

The drone program was supposed to be a "scalpel" that could cleanly excise terrorists with minimal collateral damage. What we got was mosquito hunting with a shotgun.

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11.05.10
DICE: Medal of Honor Taliban controversy affected reviews
11.05.10

DICE: Medal of Honor Taliban controversy affected reviews

We're not firm believers in the "any press is good press" maxim. Just ask the Xbox 360 and its Red...

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10.11.10
Medal of Honor marketing director explains 'Taliban' removal
10.11.10

Medal of Honor marketing director explains 'Taliban' removal

In writing about the "controversy" surrounding Medal of Honor's multiplayer and the subsequent name...

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10.01.10
Medal of Honor devs rename 'Taliban' to 'Opposing Force' in multiplayer mode
10.01.10

Medal of Honor devs rename 'Taliban' to 'Opposing Force' in multiplayer mode

In a reaction to outcry from friends and families of fallen soldiers, Medal of Honor developer Dang...

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08.24.10
EA won't bow to Medal of Honor controversy
08.24.10

EA won't bow to Medal of Honor controversy

Allow gamers to take up the mantle of the Taliban in your game and you're bound to receive some ire...

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03.01.10
If you throw away your console, the terrorists have won
03.01.10

If you throw away your console, the terrorists have won

In one of those fun, yet uncomfortable, instances where real life and video games interact, Fox New...

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03.12.08
Taliban pressures Afghan cell networks into 5PM curfew
03.12.08

Taliban pressures Afghan cell networks into 5PM curfew

After a series of attacks on mobile phone towers, it appears life in Afghanistan has gotten even har...

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03.12.08
Taliban pressures Afghan cell networks into 5PM curfew
03.12.08

Taliban pressures Afghan cell networks into 5PM curfew

After a series of attacks on mobile phone towers, it appears life in Afghanistan has gotten even har...

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08.28.06
Having a cell phone in Afghanistan may kill you
08.28.06

Having a cell phone in Afghanistan may kill you

You thought dropped calls were bad, what about dropping a person, Sopranos-style, over a phone call?...

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