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    Sam Nixon ColumnWords From a Nerd: Blizzard's 'Overwatch' a solid go-to timewaster

    Despite minor glitch, is polished, functional and fun
    06/01/2016 02:03 PM MDT
    Last week, Blizzard Entertainment, the video gaming powerhouse responsible for the massively popular "World of Warcraft" and "Diablo" series — and the one singlehandedly responsible for sucking more of my teenage life-force than any first bad breakup could have ever hoped to (nice try, Becky) — released an entry into a new franchise, the company's first in nearly 20 years. 
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    Virtual Reality: Ride to the Red Planet
    05/31/2016 09:07 PM MDT - Is virtual reality here to stay? Based on my own experiences with Mars 2030, an advanced version of VR that took me to the surface of the Red Planet, the answer is "Yes! Full Story

    Game review: 'Homefront' sequel anything but revolutionary
    05/24/2016 08:56 PM MDT - In 1775, Patrick Henry rallied support for the Revolutionary War by proclaiming "Give me liberty, or give me death." As I played through "Homefront: The Revolution," a fictional telling of a second American fight for independence, I'm not sure I would choose liberty. Full Story

    'Space Invaders,' 'Grand Theft Auto III' now hall of fame games
    05/10/2016 03:13 PM MDT - A video game that allowed players to zap marching aliens with dot lasers and another that gave them flamethrowers and put them in the driver's seat in a violent 3-D world are among six games inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame. Full Story

    Audio File: We're wired for life
    04/21/2016 07:56 PM MDT - Wires are a part of our lives. Depending on your understanding of electronics, some may stand out to you more than others. For example, ubiquitous white wires dangling from our ears, made famous by those wild Apple commercials in the early iPod days, are enough to halt a conversation before it starts. Whoops, they can't hear me, you say to yourself.  Full Story

    Words From a Nerd: 'Dark Souls' brings nostalgic finale
    04/19/2016 09:12 PM MDT - The latest (and supposedly last) entry in the notoriously difficult "Dark Souls" series of games shuffled out into the North American market last week, and I've been at it like an intravenous drip of life-sustaining Estus. Full Story

    Tiny spacecrafts: Stephen Hawking joins bid to explore outer space
    04/12/2016 05:06 PM MDT - With famed physicist Stephen Hawking at his side, an Internet investor announced Tuesday that he's spending $100 million on a futuristic plan to explore far outside our solar system. Full Story

    Words From a Nerd: 'Final Fantasy XV' demo looking good at first glance
    04/05/2016 08:52 PM MDT - Things have been dicey in the realm of "Final Fantasy" for some time now. One of the most renowned -- and almost certainly the most recognizable -- series of Japanese role playing games, the last half decade or so has had its fair share of disappointments ("Final Fantasy XIII") and restarts ("XIV"). Full Story

    Justice Department cracks iPhone; withdraws legal action
    03/28/2016 07:56 PM MDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI said Monday it successfully used a mysterious technique without Apple Inc. Full Story

    Technology: Does Apple need a refresh?
    03/22/2016 08:19 PM MDT - 'Good morning and thanks for joining us." When Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook began his company's tri-annual product launch Monday with a refrain any Apple fan or well-versed critics knows by heart, it was a sign they were in for the usual drill. Full Story

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    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

     
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    (Matt York / Associated Press)
    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

     
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    Second Story Garage: Bandits

    Boulder is pretty good at producing rock bands, and by "rock," we mean the in-your-face, guitar-heavy, leather-clad variety — you know, the good kind. For a prime example, look no farther than BANDITS. Full Story

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