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A look back on the golden age of Atari gaming

This excerpt is from Jamie Lendino's Breakout: How Atari 8-Bit Computers Defined a Generation, an amazing book that details with an obsessive's eye the rise and fall of Atari 8-bit computers. In this

Afero raises $20.3 million to secure connected devices, whether WiFi is working or not

A Los Altos startup called Afero raised $20.3 million in a new round of venture funding to secure connected devices, from toys and arcade games to medical equipment. The company’s technology wor

BBC Releases 30th Anniversary Edition Of The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Text Adventure Game. You Have Died (And Gone To Gaming Heaven)

You are on a blog. The latest news is at the top and scrolls down infinitely. The first story is about the 30th Anniversary Edition of Infocom's <a target="_blank" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programme

A really long discussion about the unreleased Hitchhiker's Infocom sequel, Milliways

I’ll admit it: the only Infocom game I finished was Planetfall but if you need to read about the making of an unreleased Infocom game in the Douglas Adams Universe, has Andy Baio got a story for

Zork for the iPhone: You Were Eaten By a Grue

I don’t want to turn CG into iPhoneAppCentral.com, but this is too good to pass up. They’ve ported Frotz to the iPhone so now you can “GO EAST” and “PICK UP SWORD”