Monthly Archives: November 2012

PSP-3000 says it’s still around: Core Pack goes for $99 at Amazon

The PSP may be nearly 8 years old and succeeded by the Vita, but we’re not turning our noses up at the PSP-3000 Core Pack going for $99 at Amazon. That’s a meaty $30 off the regular price, and excellent … Continue reading

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A survey compared sales at an Apple Store and a Microsoft Store in the Mall of America

On Saturday we posted side-by-side videos showing Black Friday shopping activity at an Apple Store and a Microsoft Store in Lone Tree, Colo. The videos left the impression that there was a lot less shopping going in the Microsoft Store. … Continue reading

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Detonation would disrupt all the enemy’s technological devices, Sunday Times reports

Israel could destroy Iran’s electric network with a specially designed electromagnetic bomb in the event of a military conflict between the countries, The Sunday Times reported on Sunday. An electromagnetic bomb of this sort would be detonated above the ground, … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Sales Well Below Projections, Plenty of Blame to Go Around

Windows 8 Sales Well Below Projections, Plenty of Blame to Go Around Nov. 16, 2012 Update: Based on the feedback, some have misunderstood this post: Microsoft has not met is internal projections for Windows 8 sales. Given this, as it’s … Continue reading

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Windows 8 sales are ‘slow going,’ says Newegg

Further confirming our suspicions that Windows 8 is off to a slow start, a Newegg senior vice president has said that sales of Windows 8 have been “slow going.” Likewise, sales of hardware with Windows 8 pre-installed has been “slow … Continue reading

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Doom Classic Complete hits PSN today, includes Master Levels and Final Doom

A ‘Doom Classic Complete’ bundle shoots onto PSN today for PS3, and it includes Ultimate Doom, Doom 2: Hell on Earth, The Master Levels and No Rest for the Living expansions for Doom 2, and Final Doom. The price rockets … Continue reading

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Under Defeat’s Maruyama on shmup stagnation

G.Rev’s Under Defeat was already part of a “new generation” of shooters when it was released in arcades in 2005 and on Dreamcast in 2006 – at least, compared with what most people would think of as the “golden age” … Continue reading

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