RealNetworks announced late Wednesday that it has reached an overarching settlement to end a series of lawsuits over its DVD-copying software. The company is now banned from further selling its RealDVD software.
The battle against piracy is sinking the legitimate gamer according to gaming site Kotaku, which says new efforts by the likes of Ubisoft, Sony and Nintendo to protect their games puts all gamers, legit or not, in the same boat.
Electronic Arts, one of the biggest video game publishers in the world, recently reconfirmed its bullish stance on the Wii and hinted that it is particularly pleased with the success of its "EA Sports Active" franchise.
Lady Gaga may rave about disco sticks, but here at TG, we’re much more into our dongles, and this particular porn detection dongle has caught our eye.
Atari has confirmed that its long-awaited Test Drive Unlimited 2 will be a Massively Open Online Racing (MOOR) game.
Engineers at Lockheed Martin have successfully completed fabrication of the world's largest heat shield.
An accused ATM skimmer swallowed a Kingston flash drive during a federal raid in a desperate attempt to destroy potentially incriminating evidence.
Opera Software has launched version 10.50 of its web browser - which it claims is the world's "fastest" for Windows-based systems.
Skype has released a version of its popular client for Symbian-based Nokia smartphones.
A new report suggests that production of Apple’s iPad has remained on track, with 600,000-700,000 units expected to ship this month.
Spending hours glued to the television or PC damages childrens' relationships with their friends and parents, according to a new study.
Another day, another botnet. This time, it has the rather pretty name of Mariposa - it means butterfly - and is believed to be one of the world's largest.
When an air traffic controller's son had the day off school, he was brought to work - into the control tower at one of the busiest airports in the world. The FAA is now investigating.
Peering through entire galaxies as their lenses, a team of researchers has found a new way to establish the size and age of the universe.
The 1978 arcade game Space Invaders is considered to be a true classic, but it probably hasn't crossed the minds of too many people that it could be adapted into a full-length motion picture. However, Warner Bros is reportedly taking that leap.
A Swedish professor has invented a disposable toilet that turns human waste into fertiliser.
After the president and co-founder of Call of Duty's development studio were fired yesterday, Activision has created a new business unit to handle the hotly successful first-person shooter franchise.
A new application lets Facebook users make small payments to each other, to charities and to businesses.
You can tell this idea came from a country where they're not big on plastic surgery. Scientists at the UK's University of Bath reckon that noses are a better way of identifying people than iris or fingerprint scans.
Microsoft and Carnegie Mellon University are working on a gadget that turns the user's arm into a touchscreen display.