Schools Use Genius Plan To Stop Students From Checking Their Phones

For some students, putting away their phones during class is an impossible task. Normally, schools develop rules and polices about cell phone use, and students happily ignore them. But at a couple of universities, the administration is trying something new: they're turning "don't check your phone during class" into a… » 2/03/15 3:07pm 2/03/15 3:07pm

Fake Nintendo 'App' Trailer Is A Nightmare From The Future

Imagine a future Nintendo. One that finally relents to shareholder pressure and starts releasing its games on mobile phones. This fake trailer tries to sell that future, and if you're a Nintendo shareholder, it's enough to get you weak at the knees. If you're anyone else, though, reactions may be less pleasant. » 1/04/15 9:00pm 1/04/15 9:00pm

Google Play Celebrates 25 Billion Android App Downloads with $.25 Apps

With an impressive 15 billion apps and games downloaded in the past year alone, Google has every reason to celebrate reaching the 25 billion apps milestone. And so do Android gamers, as a celebratory sale delivers titles like Angry Birds Space Premium and NFL Kicker 2013 for a quarter of a dollar. » 9/26/12 1:05pm 9/26/12 1:05pm

Airplanes and Monsters in the Week in Gaming Apps, I Could Really Use a…

Witch right now. Witch right now. I could use some spears or some monsters or a witch, or to get back to some gaming apps much simpler than this. Because after all the crashin' and matchin' and thrashin', the monster bombin' and the droppin' and hack-and-slashin'... Okay, that's enough of that. It's the Week in Gaming… » 8/03/12 5:00pm 8/03/12 5:00pm