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  • Jody Landers receives endorsement from Blue Man

    Jody Landers receives endorsement from Blue Man
    I was all ready this weekend to pull together a diatribe complaining about just how tepid the marketing for the mayoral election has been. But then I saw the above photo. With the exception of Otis Rolley's polished branding campaign, everyone else in...
  • Monday Meltdown: A 'Journey' to 'Silent Hill,' copycat games and the disc-less new Xbox

    Monday Meltdown: A 'Journey' to 'Silent Hill,' copycat games and the disc-less new Xbox
    News Roundup •••• Developers "borrowing" concepts from other mobile games (i.e. straight-up copying) is becoming all too common a practice. On an unrelated note, you should all hit the App Store and check out my new game, "Plants vs....
  • 15 to play

    Thank you, "Mass Effect 3." The year's first blockbuster has whet our appetites for an incredible slate of high-end releases and potential sleeper hits due in the coming months. And "Game Cache," b's new gaming blog, will be all over them. We'll be...
  • AAPL: Apple's plans for huge cash hoard

    Apple today announced what many were expecting, given its huge war chest of around $100 billion in cash: future stock dividends and a stock repurchasing program. The company released the news in a conference call early Monday. It's amassed a huge pile of...
  • Monday Meltdown: 'Portal 2' for Game of the Year, and Decision 2012: Mario vs. Sonic

    Monday Meltdown: 'Portal 2' for Game of the Year, and Decision 2012: Mario vs. Sonic
    News Roundup •••• Microsoft will not be announcing a new Xbox console at E3 this summer or "anytime soon." I suppose it makes sense to wait it out until they’ve replaced literally every console that’s gotten the Red Ring...
  • Hopefully, someone might learn something

    In a New Yorker cartoon from thirty years ago, a man turns to another in a bar and asks belligerently, "Hopefullywise? Did I understand you to say hopefullywise?" There you have the hopefully brouhaha encapsulated. The Wrong People, the sloppy, trendy...
  • How to fix sports gaming's perennial problem

    How to fix sports gaming's perennial problem
    As far as downloadable content goes, "Fifa 12's" add-on “UEFA Euro 2012” leaves plenty to be desired. Released yesterday, the expansion to the hit game suffers from a lack of officially licensed teams, lackluster presentation and no support...
  • Barnes & Noble, Microsoft team up behind Nook

    Barnes & Noble, Microsoft team up behind Nook
    Barnes & Noble has teamed up with Microsoft to create a powerful competitor to the Amazon Kindle -- setting up a mano a mano battle for dominance of the e-reader market. The deal is built around the Barnes & Noble Nook and related digital business....
  • Mitt Romney: Friend of the rich and selfish

    Mitt Romney: Friend of the rich and selfish
    Mitt Romney has a great deal of empathy for people like himself -- rich guys -- and he would serve them well as president. Of course, the wealthy have seldom not been served well by our commander-in-chief. Father and son Bush came from among the affluent,...
  • Commentary: A blue hue surrounds Laurel Art Center's closing

    Commentary: A blue hue surrounds Laurel Art Center's closing
    If you were to paint the collective mood of those in the checkout line Saturday at the Laurel Art Center, the brush could have been dipped in the deepest of blues. The Main Street landmark, which closed in February but reopened April 28 and 29 for a two-...
  • College vs. career a false choice for students

    College vs. career a false choice for students
    In 2002, a handful of technology powerhouses — Apple, Microsoft, SAP — realized there was a profound gap between the knowledge and skills most students learn in school and the knowledge and skills they would need to compete in typical 21st...
  • Employers weed out job candidates with off-the-wall questions

    You walk into a job interview prepared to be grilled about your skills and what you can bring to the position. Instead, the interviewer throws a curveball: "If you were a box of cereal, what would you be?" That's an actual question Wegmans posed to a...