We get a lot of comments and e-mails about the threat this sort of DRM presents to our gaming troops. In terms of numbers, it’s not like keeping the military from playing your games on base is going…

The victims of PC gaming DRM: one soldier's story

This experiment goes unmentioned by Russkin-Gutman, a major omission since it relates so closely to his subject. Even more notable was how the advanced chess experiment continued. In 2005, the…

The Chess Master and the Computer – The New York Review of Books

Who’s in charge, the masters or the machines? You’ll be wondering the same thing after you listen to this iconic gem from The Consumerist archive, the infamous Verizon Can’t Do Math call. In it,…

Verizon Didn't Know Difference Between $.002 and $.00002 – The Consumerist

Barry sez, “UVEX, the ski goggle maker, got a nastygram from an Olympics Committee IP lawyer, forbidding them from using any images — or even mentioning — that gold medal winner Lindsey Vonn uses…

Olympic bullying drives goggle-maker to verse