Activision joins EA to Infinity Ward lawsuit

Activision has obtained court permission to join EA to its lawsuit against former Infinity Ward executives Jason West and Vince Zampella, according to Joystiq.   You can read more about the recent steps in this increasingly bitter lawsuit here.  What this latest development  means is that, barring any other unforeseen developments, the trial will go ahead… Continue reading Activision joins EA to Infinity Ward lawsuit

Blizzard says no to World of Starcraft mod

  2nd UPDATE: Looks like there is a happy compromise – Ryan has been contacted by Blizzard and it seems he can continue work on the mod provided he changes the name.  Good stuff. A gamer who created a ‘World of Starcraft’ mod for Starcraft 2 has been frowned on by Blizzard.  Unsurprisingly. Modder “Ryan” used… Continue reading Blizzard says no to World of Starcraft mod

Hacker jailbreaks PS3, pwned by Sony

Last week news emerged that a group of hackers, led by one George Hotz, have jailbroken the PS3 – in other words, they had successfully circumvented the security measures put in place by Sony to prevent users from running whatever programs they like on the PS3.   This has caused shockwaves to say the least, particularly… Continue reading Hacker jailbreaks PS3, pwned by Sony