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Winners and losers from the E3 video-game show

The video-game industry's annual Electronic Entertainment Expo, which occupied the Los Angeles Convention Center this past week, was an overwhelming, exhausting experience—so many games, so little time. But most of the ...

dateJun 21, 2015 in Software
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E3 BUZZ: Old games find new life

Seen and heard on the floor of the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo as it begins its three-day run at the Los Angeles Convention Center:

dateJun 17, 2015 in Software
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Windows 8 readies push-button PC refresh, reset

( -- Windows 8 is to deliver two new features that could help mute a past history of being the company that delivers blue screens of death and malware magnets. Briefly, Windows 8 is going to make Windows easier ...

dateJan 05, 2012 in Software report
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MPEG hammers out codec that halves bit rate

( -- A new international standard for a video compression format was announced today. The draft was issued by the influential Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) which met in Stockholm in July. MPEG, formed by the ...

dateAug 15, 2012 in Software report
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