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Huawei Under Investigation by Department of Justice For Violating Sanctions

By Charles Singletary, Apr 25, 2018 9:20am PDT

Unnamed sources reveal that a criminal investigation has begun, adding to the ongoing US vs China saga.

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Epic Games Will See Fortnite Cheat Software Creators in Court

By Charles Singletary, Oct 13, 2017 9:15am PDT

Previous statements from Epic weren't just threats, it seems.

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"It's nice to see them being so aggressive against cheating, since that's the one major drawback ..."

- lefthighkick see all 3 comments

Psychic Readers Network Foresees Financial Ruin for Rockstar, Files GTA: Vice City Suit

By John Keefer, Aug 02, 2017 1:30pm PDT

Apparently, the Miss Cleo-like character voiced by the Miss Cleo actress was too much like the 'psychic' Miss Cleo for the network's liking.

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"lol nevermind anyway. I guess they always had for entertainment purposes only so PRN never tried ..."

- cap n KRUNCH see all 14 comments

Singer Dion: 'The Wanderer' Fallout 4 TV Ads Are 'Repugnant'

By John Keefer, Jul 07, 2017 2:00pm PDT

A suit has been filed against ZeniMax over the excessive violence in the ad.

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"The storm had now definitely abated, and what thunder there was now grumbled over more distant ..."

- Schnapple see all 2 comments

ZeniMax Wants Another $500 Million From Oculus, Or 20% Of Rift Sales for 10 Years

By John Keefer, Jun 22, 2017 9:00am PDT

The two combatants are back in court over another facet of the case involving John Carmack's move to Oculus.

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"He wanted the best of both worlds and there's no way this was just a mistake. All the money ..."

- doomed see all 12 comments

How a Supreme Court Ruling on Ink Could Impact Digital Games

By Steve Watts, Jun 02, 2017 8:30am PDT

A ruling this week on resales of printer cartridges could signal an important step toward changing your legal rights regarding the things you buy.

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"It is also going to make things a mess for hacking/botting/scripting etc. Digital service, not a ..."

- TraptNSuit see all 6 comments

Former Employee Sues UploadVR for Wrongful Termination and Sexual Harassment

By David Craddock, May 22, 2017 12:00pm PDT

Defendants in the suit include current CEO Taylor Freeman as well as co-founder Will Mason.

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China Hates Blind Loot Boxes, Rules They Should Be Itemized

By John Keefer, Apr 20, 2017 6:05pm PDT

A new law requires online publishers to list all possibilities, possible quantity and probablility of drops in a box.

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"I wonder if Blizzard is going to keep its drop rates the same in China, or change them slightly ..."

- SporkyReeve see all 15 comments

Inflatable Mario Spurs Game Store Feud With City, Free Speech Suit

By John Keefer, Apr 11, 2017 3:40pm PDT

A Florida city apparently didn't like the oversized Italian plumber in front of the shop and threatened fines if it wasn't removed.

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"It's pretty weak if he's allowed holiday-themed inflatables though... sounds like people ..."

- darthfusion see all 5 comments

Oculus Won't Stay Down, Seeks New Trial in $500 Million Zenimax Case

By John Keefer, Apr 11, 2017 2:05pm PDT

Warning: Legal terms like 'spoliation testimony' and 'adverse inference instruction' are used.

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Blizzard Wins $8.6 Million in Case Against Cheat Maker Bossland

By John Keefer, Apr 05, 2017 8:50am PDT

The German company plans to keep fighting in court via appeals.

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FIFA YouTubers plead guilty to gambling charges

By David Craddock, Feb 06, 2017 2:25pm PST

The gaming website where the business partners let users gamble on real games has been shut down.

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ZeniMax Wanted 15% of Oculus for Carmack's Contributions

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 20, 2017 9:20am PST

Continuing revelations during ZeniMax vs. Oculus court battle reveal more about the relationship between the two companies.

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"Zuck is a weird dude, but he puts his money where is mouth is. Dude believes in VR. "

- DialDforDan see all 7 comments

Luckey, Iribe take the stand in Oculus-Zenimax case

By John Keefer, Jan 19, 2017 8:18am PST

Judge has to intercede when exchanges between Luckey and Zenimax lawyer become heated.

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"Well I think they're saying he was doing some of that shit while he worked for id still. Of ..."

- Schnapple see all 16 comments

Carmack in Oculus court case: 'I am not a Mac user unless under duress'

By John Keefer, Jan 16, 2017 12:55pm PST

Former id programming legend was on the stand to testify for VR company in the ZeniMax lawsuit.

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"I remember seeing a dude showing off this beast machine running OS2/warp by starting 14 ..."

- spazzium see all 14 comments