Thu, 04 Apr 2013 17:00:00 GMT
Activision and Treyarch Set to Deliver One of Its Most Creative & Ambitious DLC Offerings to Date with Call of Duty®: Black Ops II Uprising — Available First, Exclusively on Xbox LIVE on April 16
Wed, 22 May 2013 18:42:15 GMT
Sharon Vaknin joins us on today's 404. (Credit: The 404/CNET) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - All of CNET's coverage of yesterday's Xbox One event. - Here's what we know about Xbox One games. - Microsoft talks Xbox One naming, privacy and more (Q&A). - Sharon Vaknin and CNET Reviews' J ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 18:41:32 GMT
Jennifer Lopez talks up Viva Movil at Verizon Wireless event at CTIA 2013. (Credit: Verizon/Screenshot by CNET) LAS VEGAS -- Verizon Wireless is teaming up with actress and singer Jennifer Lopez to better address the growing Hispanic market. On Wednesday the company announced a partnership with V ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 18:18:48 GMT
The HTC Desire X may be followed by the Desire 600. (Credit: CBS Interactive) A pair of yet-to-be-announced HTC smartphones surfaced this week, tipping the hardware maker's future plans. Related stories: HTC exodus now includes Asia CEO HTC One volume to double in May HTC Desire X review An HT ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 17:39:43 GMT
The false-colored flowers bloom almost smaller than the naked eye can see. (Credit: Wim L. Noorduin, Harvard SEAS) When you think of the word "crystal," you think, perhaps, of wedges of quartz stone, ice crystals, and salt -- not organic flowing forms or flowers. But by manipulating chemical grad ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 17:33:50 GMT
For a mere $2.99 per month, Groovebook delivers a perforated flip-book of a whopping 100 photos, all uploaded from your smartphone. (Credit: Groovebook) The other day I told you about an app that lets you order Polaroid-style prints from your iPhone -- for 99 cents apiece. Today, let's talk quan ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 17:25:51 GMT
Search filters in Foursquare Explore. (Credit: Foursquare) Foursquare released new versions of its iPhone and Android applications to help people narrow their searches and find just the right bar, restaurant, or coffee spot. Application users can now fine-tune their place queries and use the filt ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 17:05:16 GMT
Gibu Thomas, global head of mobile for Walmart, addressed the audience at the CTIA 2013 spring show. (Credit: CNET/Marguerite Reardon) LAS VEGAS -- Walmart believes smartphones can deliver the same kind of personalized service that founder Sam Walton embraced with his first store. Where e-comme ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 17:03:31 GMT
Kevin Montgomery (left) of Collaborate.org and NASA's Patrick Hogan. (Credit: Dan Farber) LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. -- Collaborate.org wants to bring geospatial data to the masses, beyond where Google Earth has gone. The company, which launched Wednesday at the Future in Review conference here, is ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 16:46:26 GMT
Select Twitter advertisers can now use the Lead Generation Card to sign up new customers. (Credit: Twitter) Twitter aims to turn the tweet stream into a more efficient marketing channel with the addition of a new Twitter Card that lets people quickly sign up for advertiser offers or promotions in ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 16:35:45 GMT
Have pitbulls' search fortunes been aided by the rise of a certain hip-hop star? (Credit: Screenshot by Eric Mack/CNET) Google's top dog for last month was, once again, the pitbull. Having taken the title for most-searched breed away from the bulldog in January, the pit has stayed in the top ...
Tue, 11 Dec 2012 02:01:49 GMT
Gamasutra is reporting that several affected persons have been in contact indicating that Trion Worlds is undergoing "staff reductions". Most notably, sources indicate that the Rift team has been hit hard.
Tue, 11 Dec 2012 00:08:16 GMT
In a large update to Darkfall's Official Blog, Tasos Flabouras broke the news that launch will be missed tomorrow and instead all pre-orders will be given access to the beta phase, with launch somewhere soon around the corner.
Tue, 11 Dec 2012 21:02:48 GMT
En Masse Entertainment has laid out the details for its "Santa's Slay" event in TERA. During the event, players are charged with hunting down and defeating Santas all across the game world. By so doing, they will earn the chance to win some nifty prizes.
Tue, 11 Dec 2012 20:58:59 GMT
Perfect World Entertainment has released a bunch of new screenshots showing off the upcoming holiday event to be held in RaiderZ. Players can get a look at special new costumes and get a peek at the invasion of the snowmen. Check them all out in our RaiderZ screenshot gallery.
Mon, 10 Dec 2012 14:48:31 GMT
The end of the year is almost upon us, and that means it's time for you to vote on your favorite games of the year. We've compiled a hefty list of candidates for the Players' Choice Awards this year. Click through to vote, and let your voice be heard.
Mon, 10 Dec 2012 21:24:29 GMT
As more and more MMOs employ the 'free to play' option and bring an 'item shop' on board, it becomes easy to succumb to those that utilize the 'pay to win' aspect. But how far is too far? Find out in our latest Pokket Says and then leave us your thoughts in the comments.
Tue, 11 Dec 2012 16:48:17 GMT
Funcom has teamed up with MMORPG.com to help spread the word about the impending end of the world as we know it, at least according to The Secret World's Game Director Joel Bylos. See what "The Prophet" has to say in his first End of Days Blog then leave us your thoughts in the comments.
Tue, 11 Dec 2012 16:35:00 GMT
BioWare and the Star Wars: The Old Republic team have announced that game update 1.6 "Ancient Hypergate" is now live on all servers. The latest update brings a new warzone and new heroic space missions into the game. Enjoy!
Mon, 10 Dec 2012 21:01:14 GMT
We are pleased to introduce a brand new column here at MMORPG.com that will specifically cover Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. In the inaugural column, we take a look at the changes between the original and now and what we hope will make the FFXIV experience truly reborn. Read on!
Tue, 11 Dec 2012 15:09:00 GMT
Spirit Tales will be expanding on December 12th with the introduction of a brand new tribe: The Spirit Hare tribe. Generally a peace-loving monastic tribe, the Spirit Hares have been largely unknown until their way of life was compromised.
Wed, 22 May 2013 18:26:57 GMT
Guest Post The media can continue to ridicule the “sexting app” that so many young people are using, but they are entirely missing the point. The same generation being blamed for the supposed “death of privacy” has become wiser than those who are criticizing them. &nbs ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 16:00:16 GMT
Zite was one of the first companies to answer cries from loyal Google Reader users when the service was shuttered back in March, building a "replacement" in about six hours. Yet in the news reader's latest iOS app update, Zite's management team makes one thing very clear: it's time to let Google Rea ...
Wed, 22 May 2013 15:58:49 GMT
It is indeed an honor when a year-old startup with two or three million dollars in annualized revenue scores a $100 million investment. An unusual honor, as well. But there's method behind the madness.
Wed, 22 May 2013 15:07:19 GMT
Elastic cloud infrastructure startup Cloudscaling has raised $10 million in its second round of funding so it can keep growing at a quick clip and innovating its cloud technology.
Wed, 22 May 2013 14:57:08 GMT
Thanks to Amazon, writing fanfiction about popular television show characters just became more than a passionate hobby that earns you ridicule from friends and co-workers.
Wed, 22 May 2013 14:50:05 GMT
"So many people that have given up the concept of a photo collection," he says. "Faces, places, and things are important ways to automatically categorize photos. And they keep getting smarter every day."