The Microsoft Xbox One video game console released on November 22, 2013, in the USA.  Ken Gagne of Gamebits offers this initial look and unboxing video of the Xbox One.  Can it overcome the Sony PlayStation 4 to become the king of this holiday season's console war?  Or will past stumbles, a higher price tag, and the Kinect camera be its downfall?

November 22, 2013 6:03 PM EST
Sony Computer Entertainment

The Sony PlayStation 4 video game console released on November 15, 2013, in the USA, launching a new generation of console wars that includes last year's Nintendo Wii U and next week's Microsoft Xbox One.  Ken Gagne of Gamebits offers this video of the unboxing and initial setup of the PS4.

November 15, 2013 4:22 PM EST

At the second annual Boston Festival of Indie Games, local developers proved you don't need massive funding or big-name publishers to make a splash.

September 16, 2013 12:49 PM EDT
Ken Gagne

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak made a surprise appearance at an Apple II convention, where classic machines were being hacked like it was still 1977.

August 16, 2013 6:00 AM EDT
Yahoo! Movies

The first theatrical feature to portray the life of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hits theaters this August 16.  Does its trailer suggest any adherence to historical accuracy, or is it a shameless attempt to cash in on Apple's popularity?

June 24, 2013 2:53 PM EDT

I answer the top 20 frequently asked questions (FAQ) about the Nintendo Wii U video game system, from backward compatibility to storage upgrades and OS patches.

November 26, 2012 8:52 AM EST

The Nintendo Wii U video game console released on November 18, 2012, in the USA with its asymmetrical gameplay promising to marry traditional and tablet gaming. Computerworld and Gamebits editor Ken Gagne offers this video of the unboxing and initial setup.

November 18, 2012 8:45 PM EST
WordPress Foundation

WordPress is the Internet's most popular content management system -- which makes it a likely target to be hacked. When I realized my sites had been compromised, I identified the threat and hardened WordPress with these steps.

September 10, 2012 10:00 AM EDT

Looking back at Steve Jobs' career at Apple, he's produced and invented many insanely great products. But he didn't do it alone. What's the response of Apple's oft-overlooked co-founder to Jobs' resignation as CEO?

August 26, 2011 1:14 PM EDT

I gave my mom an iPad, hoping she'd accept it as her first computer. Her response was nothing I'd ever imagined.

May 27, 2011 9:38 AM EDT
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