Steam reveals Source 2, Steam Link, and SteamVR | #GDC2015

Kyt Dotson | March 3rd

Valve Corporation took to Game Developers Conference (GDC 2015) like a fish to water and has announced a whole slew of new products and services. Amidst them the Source 2 engine, successor to the Source engine used in...»

Infographic: Black Lotus report reveals DDoS is common, leads to customer churn

Kyt Dotson | March 3rd

In 2014, distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks continued to be a massive concern for numerous Internet services. This was especially signaled by the Christmas Day siege of Xbox Live and PlayStation Network by infamous Internet mayhem crew...»

League of Legends dev talks balancing depth with fun | #GDC2015

Eric David | March 3rd

Riot Games' League of Legends (LoL) is one of the most popular games in esports, and this week at Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, LoL's lead designer Ryan Scott talked about finding the balance between depth, complexity,...»

Why content doesn’t matter to this data mining business

Kristen Nicole | March 3rd

Data mining social data is driven by technology that continues to break new ground. Some would go so far as to say this tech has unlimited reach, with the potential to improve society’s overall health. Currently,...»

Big screen showdown: Galaxy S6 Edge vs. iPhone 6 Plus

Mellisa Tolentino | March 3rd

Challenging the norms of smartphone design, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. unveiled two flagship devices at Mobile World Congress this week: the flat screen Galaxy S6 and the dual-curved screen Galaxy S6 Edge. Between the sibling handsets specifications vary...»

OpenGL successor Vulkan will level up the gaming industry

Kyt Dotson | March 3rd

A successor to OpenGL, the open source graphics library that stands as a direct rival to Microsoft’s DirectX 12 library and Apple’s Metal, has been named by The Khronos Group, a consortium of schools and businesses tasked with...»

A lamp that literally connects loved ones around the world

Mellisa Tolentino | March 3rd

This week’s Smart Living roundup features connected lamps to bring loved ones closer, a smart home solution for renters and the first home-car automation integration.  . Good Night Lamp Whether you're heading across country for college or a new job,...»

Network Wars: Aruba give HP needed credibility in wireless market

Mike Wheatley | March 3rd

Hewlett-Packard Co. yesterday confirmed rumors it wants to buy out Aruba Networks Inc., announcing it would acquire the company later this year in a deal worth almost $3 billion. The acquisition...»

Game community conflicts are “like inflammation in the body” | #GDC2015

Eric David | March 3rd

In the last two years, game developers have learned that public relations in the video game industry is about far more than customer service. With heated conflicts arising more and more between different groups of players,...»

Zuckerberg reassures telecoms that Facebook is a friend

Eric David | March 3rd

Facebook Inc has made major strides in helping developing countries connect to the web thanks to its Internet.org charity organization, but yesterday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook...»