Translation Device Makes International GDC Talks Possible

We've never been to the UN, or any other venue where speech needs to be translated on the fly, so we were impressed with these little translation headphones at GDC. They have two interpreters in the back translating the talks on the fly (see my Loco Roco coverage), feeding directly into these wireless headsets. This… » 3/09/07 6:45pm 3/09/07 6:45pm

Rumor Overheard at GDC: Next-Gen Zune Available in August

This is horribly irresponsible rumor-mongering, but we over heard this tidbit about the Zune over at GDC. Apparently, if the person was correct and our ears didn't fail us, the next-gen Zune will be available in August. Unfortunately for the first-gen Zune team, the next version will feature gaming, which is… » 3/06/07 8:15pm 3/06/07 8:15pm