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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - November 26, 2012

Artificial Intelligence Could Put Mankind At Risk

Machines rising up to enslave humanity and take over the world has been a popular theme in many science fiction works, but a new academic center in the works at Cambridge University will be dedicated to studying whether or not these kinds of potential technology-related threats could actually happen.

Minecraft Pi Edition Announced At Minecon 1012

Thousands of excited and fervent gamers took to Disneyland Paris this weekend to celebrate their favorite video game in typical gamer fashion: With a convention.

Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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