Heartland Payment Systems Suffers Data Breach

Heartland Payment Systems suffered a data breach on May 8th that affected their payroll customers. This is unfortunate news when you take into account that they analysts were of a mind that the company would be posting a $0.64 earnings per share. The payroll processing company also has product offerings [...]

‘Monster Hunter Cross’ Announced For 3DS

Following on from the global success of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, Capcom have announced a new 3DS game called Monster Hunter Cross. Utilizing the same engine from the previous game, the team is focusing on building up the variety of the enemies and weapons even further, with the end goal being [...]

UN Deploys New Tech to Make Relief Faster in Nepal

VideoHumanitarian aid is criticized for being disorganized, late, and inefficient.  A new UN project, in partnership with San Francisco-based Frog, the global design firm, is changing that perception.  The recent Nepal earthquakes on April 25th and May 12th are benefitting from this new technology — HDX, or the Humanitarian Data Exchange. [...]

Why Feminist Frequency Is Dead Wrong About ‘The Witcher 3′ [Updated]

There may be a reasonable feminist critique of ‘The Witcher 3′ but this isn’t it.

Will Bitcoin Kill Don Draper? Mad Men and The Real End of An Era

I wrote recently about the finale of the hit series Mad Men. As the AMC network hyped the last season as ‘the end of an era’, I found myself wondering whether it was just a show which was ending, or the whole industry in which the show was set. This is [...]