IEEE Spectrum’s gaming blog was retired in 2010, but it is preserved here for archival reference.
IEEE Spectrum's game industry coverage moves from The Sandbox to Tech Talk
Mom unplugs kid the old-fashioned way
Avatar and the Singularity
James Cameron's film portrays the future of virtual worlds.
Avatar and the Virtual Camera
James Cameron's cool new tech
Protests Over the Army's Gaming Center
Anti-war activists rally to unplug a high-tech recruitment facility in PA.
MIT Gets in the Motion-Sensing Game
A new hands-free interface arrives.
Hacking BioShock 2
Oh yeah, it's cool.
Sony's New Controller?
A new patent seems to reveal Sony's next move.
FTC Says the Videogame Industry Scores
Gamers get a good report card from Uncle Sam
A new survey reveals the size of the gamer generation.
Bill Gates' Vision of Computer Vision
Microsoft's chair discuss the future of interface
Xbox Alive with Facebook
Social networking + gaming = Score!
The UK Wants a Few Good Gamers
Recruiting engineers over Xbox Live
The Xbox Red Ring of Death
Why does Microsoft's console keep dying?
Gamers' Jesse James
The meta-game online over Colt Moore
Microsoft Gives Games the Boot
The battle wages against Xbox pirates.
Blind Gamer Rights
A visually-impaired gamer sues Sony.
Want to Make a Game? Get the Unreal Engine for Free.
Epic releases the Unreal Development Kit online.
Nintendo Eyes the Kindle
Will the makers of the Wii and DS get into the e-books game?
Insomniac's New Game
The game maker's engineers ask: does framerate matter?