| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:02 AM
With the Electronic Entertainment Expo in town through Thursday, there's lots of media attention focused on what's next in video […]...
| May 11, 2014
My young-adult son, Jeff, and I don't always see eye to eye. I give him good advice; he says I am meddling. I plan; he wings it. Our mother-son dynamic can be rocky at times. Imagine that.
When my husband dropped out of a November trip to New York...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:02 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
A Chicago woman, 28, was stopped at Lake Cook and Wilmot Roads at 3:28 p.m. on Feb. 28 and charged with driving while license suspended and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.
| May 30, 2014
This past winter, when temperatures routinely dipped below freezing, the promise of eventual summer was the only thing that kept our spirits afloat. Trudging through a dispiriting "wide landscape of snows" — to borrow a phrase from Herman Melville...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:27 PM
The creator of Flappy Bird, the extremely popular mobile game that was surprisingly and suddenly removed from app stores last month, said he is considering re-releasing the game.
Speaking with Rolling Stone, Vietnamese independent developer Dong...
| May 7, 2014
| 8:48 AM
It looks like Shaquille O'Neal is returning to the video game market.
The former Magic star and Orlando resident will star in a sequel to the mid-1990s fighting game Shaq Fu, GameSpot.com reports.
A crowdsourcing campaign on Indiegogo.com for Shaq...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:43 AM
If you have used the Google Maps app on your smartphone recently, you might have noticed a new feature.
Just in time for April Fools' Day, the company has launched the Google Maps Pokemon Challenge, where anyone with the app can catch Pokemon in...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The whistles of airport security directing traffic, the announcements over the intercom and the strict security procedures can make traveling a stressful experience for anyone.
But for individuals with autism, the sensory overload can be especially...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:06 PM
The Friday before April 15 rolls around offers something a lot less taxing. In fact, the North American release of Nintendo’s “Disney Magical World” on April 11 might be a fun pre-tax-refund purchase for many gaming fans – or maybe...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:52 PM
So, how can there be any doubt that the Avengers are about to assemble for Disney Infinity after the YouTube teaser video that was posted today?
The video shows Captain America’s iconic shield flying though various Disney Infinity game-play worlds...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Aaron Paul burns some serious rubber in the new action flick Need For Speed, which hits theaters nationwide March 14. Inspired by the insanely popular 1994 video game, Need For Speed, the eponymous film by Dreamworks Pictures is an homage to the legendary...