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Thirty Flights of Loving shows how little we still know about the language of games

7 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

It can be difficult to find time to finish a video game, especially if you only have a few hours a week to play. In our biweekly column Short Play we suggest video games that can be started and finished in a weekend.
It's easy to forget how young video games are. In a lot of ways, we're still learning what the best practices and techniques are for telling a story in a game; there can be conflicts when you try to weave together a specific authored narrative with an audience that expects to have agency in the experience. As such, a lot of games pull techniques from film, another visual...
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Friday Night WrestleCast Ep. 37 The Best and Worst Wrestling Video Games of All Time

Friday Night WrestleCast Ep. 37 The Best and Worst Wrestling Video Games of All Time

7 monthes ago   |   By N4G

On this week's edition of Friday Night WrestleCast, we share our candid thoughts on the best and worst wrestling video games of all time.
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Android Q will offer carriers more power to lock down phones

Android Q will offer carriers more power to lock down phones

If there's one thing that hasn't changed in decades, from “dumb” feature phones to smartphones, is that carriers always try to lock customers into their service. In addition to... Read more ...

France slaps Google with €50m fine for GDPR violations

France slaps Google with €50m fine for GDPR violations

CNIL slams firm's lack of transparency around user data Read more ...

Tesla begins Model 3 deliveries in Europe next month

Tesla begins Model 3 deliveries in Europe next month

It's a pretty big day for Tesla, as it's been given to go-ahead to start delivering Model 3 orders in Europe. This news comes as the company makes cutbacks to get it on the... Read more ...

Fortnite will vault Quad Launcher and multiple other items

Fortnite will vault Quad Launcher and multiple other items

Epic Games has some changes planned for Fortnite later this week, including the vaulting of select items. The full list of in-game items that will be removed hasn't been... Read more ...

MWC 2019: Motorola signe le retour du RAZR

MWC 2019:  Motorola signe le retour du RAZR

On garde tous en mémoire, le Motorola RAZR qui a été l'un des smartphones les plus populaires dans les années 2000. Motorola veut jouer la touche nostalgie pour le MWC 2019... Read more ...

Researchers Capture an Image of Negative Capacitance in Action

Researchers Capture an Image of Negative Capacitance in Action

NewsFor the first time ever, an international team of researchers imaged the microscopic state of negative capacitance. Contributed Author: Linda Vu, Lawrence Berkeley National... Read more ...

Le fondateur d'Atari va proposer 6 jeux pour Alexa

Le fondateur d'Atari va proposer 6 jeux pour Alexa

Durant l'Alexa Conférence 2019 présentée par Amazon, nous avons pu apprendre une nouvelle pour le moins intéressante, le fondateur d'Atari proposera des jeux pour l'assistant... Read more ...

Facebook just added a petition tool. What could possibly go wrong?

Facebook just added a petition tool. What could possibly go wrong?

Facebook now has a petition tool called Community Action. Facebook Community Actions allow users to create or support a cause. But is the feature just asking for trouble on a... Read more ...

Coinstar machines will let you swap cash for Bitcoin at your local grocery store

Coinstar machines will let you swap cash for Bitcoin at your local grocery store

Coinstar, the company which owns the coin exchange machines found at grocery stores and elsewhere, will soon let you easily buy Bitcoin with your cash money. Here's how it will... Read more ...

Skate Jam: la suite avortée de Space Jam avec Tony Hawk

Skate Jam:  la suite avortée de Space Jam avec Tony Hawk

La star du skateboard Tony Hawk aurait dû être à l'affiche d'un film avec les Looney Tunes. Read more ...