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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - March 21, 2012

New Microsoft Patent Could Indicate Future Of Gaming

Patent Bolt first reported that a new Microsoft patent application may be showing the future of how the company expects its users to game.

Congressmen Wants Warning Labels On Video Games Rated "E" And Up

Congressmen are trying to get a bill approved that would see that video games with an "E" rating and above are equipped with a health warning label.

Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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