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Happy 21st Birthday World Wide Web! – (August 6, 2012)

Happy 21st Birthday World Wide Web! – (August 6, 2012) 

21 years ago today, Tim Berners-Lee publicly released his WWW project onto the Internet. “On August 6, 1991, he [TBL] posted a short summary of the World Wide Web project on the alt.hypertext newsgroup. This date also marked the debut of the Web as a publicly available service on the Internet.” – Wikipedia It was […]

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Tournament Gaming Returns to Toronto – ESC: The Elite Series

Tournament Gaming Returns to Toronto – ESC: The Elite Series 

“ESC: The Elite Series” – September 22-23rd 2012  Toronto. Produced by Sandbox Promotions, the July 28th event is the Grand Finals for the 2012 ESC E-Sports Championship Season.   The event will be held at the Primrose Hotel.  This is, in fact, the first full season for the ESC which has run qualifying events for […]

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Asus – Republic of Gamers G74SX-A2 Review

Asus – Republic of Gamers G74SX-A2 Review
4.5

Recently, ASUS began breathing life back into the PC Gaming scene with the launch of the Republic of Gamers PC computing style brand.  ASUS has always been a strong component brand for PC Gamers and PC builders.  Coming off from successes in the netbook industry, they pressing forward in solidifying ASUS as a powerhouse maker of full systems […]

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OnLive Cloud Gaming Service Now Offering FREE 2 Week Trial

OnLive Cloud Gaming Service Now Offering FREE 2 Week Trial 

Good news, bad news. The good news first. OnLive is offering a free 2 weeks trail of their cloud gaming service to anyone with a computer and an internet connection (no credit card required). The bad news, should you decided to take them up on their offer, prepare to hate your internet service provider (ISP). […]

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Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 2)

Digital Download Game World’s Best DLC of 2010 (Part 2) 

Best Shotgun Approach to Marketing and Design – 2010 Plants vs. Zombies, Pop Cap Games 1. Tower Defense Games 2. Cartoon Artwork 3. Farming / Gardening 4. Multiple Platform Release Strategy 5. ZOMBIES! Pop Cap Games figured out how to bring 5 of the most popular trends in the casual gaming to one title.  Plants vs. […]

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GameStreamer Game Store now live at DDGameWorld.com

GameStreamer Game Store now live at DDGameWorld.com 

We are pleased to announce the addition of the Digital Download Game store powered by GameStreamer.net ! As part of our continuing efforts to enhance DDGameWorld.com, we saw a perfect fit for the GameStreamer store. DDGameWorld.com readers have a specific interest in digitally distributed game titles and now we can offer a selection of these […]

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2010 Essential Facts About The Canadian Video Game Industry

2010 Essential Facts About The Canadian Video Game Industry 

Last week the Entertainment Software Association of Canada (ESA) released their 2010 report entitled: Essential Facts About the Canadian Computer and Video Game Industry. In collaboration with the NPD Group’s 2010 Understanding the Canadian Gamer custom research, the comprehensive report gathered data from 2,579 Canadian adults, 398 Canadian teens (13-17) and 547 kids (6-12) and […]

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Medal of Honor Adds FREE DLC ‘Clean Sweep’ Alongside Premium ‘Hot Zone’ DLC

Medal of Honor Adds FREE DLC <em>‘Clean Sweep’</em> Alongside Premium <em>‘Hot Zone’</em> DLC 

Medal of Honor developers Dice have announced today that two brand new multiplayer modes: Clean Sweep and Hot Zone, are now available for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 owners. Clean Sweep is a free multiplayer elimination mode that will be playable over two new maps: Bagram Hanger and Khyler Caves, as well as revamped […]

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Windows Phone 7 Will Offer Mac Support

Windows Phone 7 Will Offer Mac Support 

Microsoft takes a big step in the right direction-and away from company policy, as they confirm that Windows Phone 7 will be Mac compatible. Eventually. Through a contact I know and a little bit of luck, it appears as though I may be getting my very own WP7 when they are released later this month. […]

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Valve Takes A Shot At Microsoft Over Free DLC Limitations

Valve Takes A Shot At Microsoft Over Free DLC Limitations 

Today marks the release of Valve Corporations The Sacrifice, a highly anticipated chunk of DLC for the Left 4 Dead series.

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