US told to spill the beans on "internet kill switch"

A federal court has ruled that the US government must reveal details of Homeland Security's internet "kill switch."

Is Sony's Playstation 4 a "perfect" gaming PC?

Epic VP Mark Rein says Sony's decision to incorporate off-the-shelf PC components in the Playstation 4 (PS4) is a good one for devs and gamers alike.

Video: Infiltrator showcases Epic's Unreal Engine 4

Unreal Engine 3 still powers a number of popular games in the industry, but that didn't stop Epic from showcasing its Unreal Engine 4 this week at GDC 2013 in San Francisco.

Facebook policy changes come under fire

Two US privacy groups are calling on Facebook to scrap its plans to do away with user votes on policy changes.

Video: Unreal Engine 4 is epic

Epic showcased its next-gen Unreal Engine 4 at the close of E3 2012 in Los Angeles. Sure, we've seen some impressive demos at the show, but UE4 is certainly up there with the best of them. 

EPIC sues FTC over Google privacy changes

The Electronic Privacy and Information Center has launched a lawsuit against the US Federal Trade Commission, aiming to force it to stop Google going through with its planned changes to its privacy policy.

DHS failed to get permission for 'Minority Report' field trial

The Department of Homeland Security is testing a program that aims to identify criminals - before they've committed a crime.

FTC asked to investigate Facebook privacy

Ten privacy campaign groups have written to the FTC calling for an investigation into Facebook's use of so-called supercookies.

TSA 'ignored warnings' on cancer cluster

The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) says it's got evidence that the Department of Homeland Security has failed to properly evaluate the level of risk from airport body scanners.

Epic wants to ditch physical media and go digital

Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney says physical media is unlikely to play any serious role in future console generations.

Is everything in the Apple world perfect?

Epic VP Jay Wilbur believes that "anything in the Apple world is perfect," while "hardware fragmentation" in the Android space is a "really big issue."

Video: Epic overhauls Unreal 3 UDK

Well, here I was thinking that Epic’s Unreal Engine 3 was all tapped out. I’m certainly happy to say I couldn’t have been more wrong.

Sprint's 4G network expanding to New York, LA, San Francisco

Sprint, the first mobile provider to launch a 4G network in the US, will soon bring its next-gen mobile data infrastructure to three of the biggest cities in the country.

Epic blames piracy for the decline of PC gaming

Epic boss Mike Capps believes rampant software piracy is to blame for the noticeable decline of PC gaming and the rise of the console as a lucrative platform.

EA claims Crysis 2 will be a "Halo Killer"

No, he didn't! An EA spokesperson has claimed that the long-awaited Crysis 2 will be a "Halo Killer."

Epic brings 3D Vision to Unreal Engine 3

Epic has confirmed that its Unreal Engine 3 will now offer support for Nvidia’s 3D Vision technology. 

FTC urged to investigate Google over Buzz snafu

The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) has filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over Google's controversial Buzz launch.