If you play games, you've probably built some strong associations around the music of games. Maybe you recognize a passing Pandora jam from the latest Madden. Maybe you catch yourself humming the Super Mario Bros. theme at your desk at work -- hell, you at least know the tune. Even that goddamn Angr ... More >>
If you're a man under the age of 40, chances are you have considered suing Electronic Arts -- for the hours, days, and years of your life lost to the video-game company's addictive football franchise, Madden NFL. Well, game developer Robin Antonick has his own bone to pick. Antonick, who asserts ... More >>
Some DJs pack their weekly schedules. DJ Commodore 69 packs his nightly schedule. Tonight (Friday, Jan. 30) the man named Justin Carr by his mama takes on double duty. He'll be spinning at both 111 Minna for Trigger and at Rickshaw Stop for a special Popscene vs. Loaded party. How does this DJ --who ... More >>
Adrian Lamo, the 22-year-old "homeless hacker" famous for raiding New York Times computers, pursues his vision of public service by cracking another major corporate network. It's a crime, of course. It's also what he was born to do.