This is one of Maersk's Triple-E cargo ships. When it's done, it will be the single largest ship on the planet. So yeah, seeing it under construction is pretty cool.
Everybody complains about artificial intelligence. It's too dumb. It's too all-knowing. What it really is is too opaque. AI design remains one of the most mysterious disciplines of video game creation. Well, if you've ever wondered about how the rules governing the allies and opponents in a video game, then a blog…
This big-ass arcade machine stands 11 feet tall. It would require quarters 3 1/2 inches in diameter. The trackball is 4 1/2 inches wide. The screen is 73 inches. The whole thing is about 2.2x bigger than a standard arcade machine.
FAO Schwarz and giant pianos combined to provide a touching moment in the movie Big in 1988. Xbox 360's Kinect and modders combined to recreate that scene without a real piano more than 20 years later.
The man. The myth. The legend. The corporate vice president of Xbox Live, John Schappert. Here's parts one and two of Leigh's interview with Schappert, where we ask the hard questions and get the answers you'd probably expect.