Games

8 Weird Reasons Pokémon Go Isn't the Game Craze We're Used To
Games

8 Weird Reasons Pokémon Go Isn't the Game Craze We're Used To

Heavens to Charizard, Nintendo's viral comeback app is making humans pull zany, dangerous stunts, all in pursuit of stupidly adorable Pokémon.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Pokemon Game Adds $7.5 Billion to Nintendo Market Value in Two Days
Nintendo

Pokemon Game Adds $7.5 Billion to Nintendo Market Value in Two Days

The game, which marries a classic 20-year old franchise with augmented reality, allows players to walk around real-life neighborhoods while seeking virtual Pokemon game characters on their smartphone screens.
Coming Soon To Your Apple Watch...Gaming
Technology Innovation

Coming Soon To Your Apple Watch...Gaming

Steven De Mar talks about the beginning of his company, LED Gaming, and the future of legalized online gaming concepts.
Watch Bill Gates Shotgun a Demon in a Vintage DOOM Promo
Brain Break

Watch Bill Gates Shotgun a Demon in a Vintage DOOM Promo

Apparently bored with blasting competitors, the Microsoft founder set his sights on splattering evil monsters.
Dan Bova
Hasbro and Indiegogo Want You to Design Their Newest Game
Games

Hasbro and Indiegogo Want You to Design Their Newest Game

An international competition offers the chance for a gaming enthusiast to have their original game idea turned into reality.
Want to Build the Next Candy Crush? Here's How.
Games

Want to Build the Next Candy Crush? Here's How.

Novelty is the name of the app sales game. What's your big idea?
Q Manning
Brain Break: How to Find and Play the Basketball Game Hidden in Facebook Messenger
Facebook

Brain Break: How to Find and Play the Basketball Game Hidden in Facebook Messenger

TGIF, ballers. This sporty brain-drain's a slam dunk when it comes to wasting time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Humanity Notches First Go Victory Against Google's AI
Artificial Intelligence

Humanity Notches First Go Victory Against Google's AI

Champion Go player Lee Sedol picks up his first win against Google's not-so-unbeatable AlphaGo after three losses.
Gaming Industry Veteran Frank Gibeau to Head Zynga as CEO
Executive Change

Gaming Industry Veteran Frank Gibeau to Head Zynga as CEO

Zynga, once one of Silicon Valley's fastest-growing companies, suffered a dramatic reversal of fortunes in 2012 as gamers switched from Facebook-based games to those on mobile devices.
Taylor Swift to Develop Mobile Game With Glu Mobile
Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift to Develop Mobile Game With Glu Mobile

The Grammy-award winning pop star will team with the developer behind the popular 'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood' game.
At 83, Donald Rumsfeld Takes a Shot at App Development
Technology

At 83, Donald Rumsfeld Takes a Shot at App Development

The former secretary of state launched Churchill Solitaire, a mobile game he created in partnership with a team of developers, in a blog post on Sunday.
Lindsay Friedman
How the Latest Fake Minecraft App Reached No. 4 on the iTunes Charts and Then Disappeared
Minecraft

How the Latest Fake Minecraft App Reached No. 4 on the iTunes Charts and Then Disappeared

It was just one of dozens of malicious scam apps that copycat the wildly popular block-building adventure game.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
If You're Patient, You Can Now Pre-Order the Oculus Rift for $599
Oculus VR

If You're Patient, You Can Now Pre-Order the Oculus Rift for $599

Consumers who backed the original Kickstarter campaign will get the headset for free, Facebook-owned company announced.
Laura Entis
The multibillion dollar games industry has various user interfaces, such as mobile apps, servers and consoles. It remains a dynamic and profitable sector of the tech industry. Some games that have achieved widespread recognition include Minecraft, Angry Birds and Candy Crush.