| Jul 31, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Lat Ware pauses to straighten his jacket and organize his chaotic mind. For Ware, who has attention deficit disorder, standing in the halls of a gaming conference as people rush by can feel like being in a hurricane of humanity.
He takes a deep breath...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 11:52 AM
The Orlando Sentinel is moving into the Hulu universe.
The short-form Orlando Sentinel Originals video series can be found on Hulu via smart TVs, set top boxes, desktop, gaming consoles and mobile devices.
You can still find the videos at...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 11:11 AM
The following items were taken from Huntley police reports:
Gas was reportedly siphoned from a car while parked in an apartment complex parking lot in the 11800 block of Woodcreek Drive on Nov. 10.
A 35-year-old Hammond, Ind., man was arrested and...
| Aug 6, 2014
Michelle Nathan used to sneak up behind her mom and hold her in the tightest of bear-hugs.
Then, she would say, "Mommy, tell me I'm beautiful."
Nathan wouldn't let go until her mom, Kay Shukwit, said those magic words.
It's been 10 years since...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Alexander Wachs makes his living playing video games for the enjoyment of a vast online audience, and a few weeks ago, he was guiding an avatar through the zombie-infested wasteland of "DayZ" when loud thumps interrupted his adventure.
"Hold on, guys,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 8:22 AM
As kids age out of dolls and action figures, video games often pick up where vivid imaginations left off. We have nothing against a little Minecraft or Skylanders Trap Team. (See our video game gift guide for more from that medium.) But here we aimed...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 12:24 PM
A 19-year-old Barrington man was arrested for retail theft on Nov. 1 in the parking lot of a store at 1555 N. Rand Road. The man was seen leaving the store with $224.45 worth of items, including a Razr Scooter, Steaming Media Box, four Xbox video games...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The Chicago Tribune Media Group's Aurora Beacon-News reports: A computer game rivalry may be the motive behind two “swatting” incidents that recently occurred at a Yorkville home, police said.
Units from several local departments were...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:27 PM
Artwork from Disney’s digital game “Fantasia: Music Evolved” has been chosen as one of the official selections of the 2014 Into the Pixel collection.
The prestigious exhibit, now in its 11th year, honors those who create the artistry...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:53 AM
Microsoft Corp has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, which had been set for release on Tuesday, but the world's biggest software company said it would be released by the end of the year.
Microsoft did not give a reason for the...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The story of the cabdriver and the politician isn't an epic Chicago political saga.
It's only a paragraph or two. But it illustrates a huge problem facing Mayor Rahm Emanuel as he seeks re-election in Chicago.
A prominent old school Chicago...