To be crowdfunded on Kickstarter again
One of most interesting news items to come out of PAX South is that The Bard's Tale is in Development to be pitched for crowdfunding on Kickstarter at some point in the near future.
That is the info making the rounds right now
Whispers over the weekend have revealed that it would seem very likely that the Battlefield Hardline Beta will start on February 3rd according to an Email that was leaked.
Free-to-play version coming in second quarter
Way back into 2010 a developer called Realtime Worlds released a game called APB: All Points Bulletin. The game didn't do very well and the studio fell into administration and the game rights were sold to Reloaded who modified the game to make it a free-to-play experience on the PC.
Never forgets who spilt coffee on its front
Boffins at the Georgia Institute of Technology have emerged from their smoke filled labs with an intelligent keyboard which cleans itself and can identify users by the pattern and style of their fingertips and keystrokes.
Sold to Li Ka-shing, in Chinese takeaway
Hong Kong outfit Hutchison Whampoa has written a cheque for Telefonica's British mobile unit O2 for $15.4 billion in what is seen as a consolidation of Britain's telecoms industry.