Tag Results for experiment (6)

  1. Bluetooth Headsets: Noises Off

    Last night, I attended the Digital Experience Holiday Spectacular in New York City, a consumer electronics media event where the whoâ''s who and â''Whoâ''s that?â'' gather to gain buzz for their latest and greatest. As I passed by the tables looking for something that wasnâ''t just an incremental improvement over last year or something slapped together as a placeholder between now and the Consumer Electronics Show in January, one interesting trend slowly became apparent. Bluetooth wireless earpiece makers have finally gotten the message: if they want to make a mint selling these handsfree devices the way cellular handset makers have …

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  2. Smearing, part I

    In 1996, Blizzard Entertainment came out with the Action RPG(Role Playing Game) classic Diablo. Diablo was not the first of its kind but no real-time RPG before had such a galvanizing effect on the gaming community. Indeed, Diablo featured one of the most addictive reward rhythms in the history of digitized gaming to that point. Since Diablo, many pretenders have sprung up with varying degrees of success. To name just a few: Nox, Darkstone, Champions of Norrath, Kingdom Hearts, Divine Divinity, Dungeon Seige, Sacred, Titan Quest and Silverfall. Of course, Diablo 2 …

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