30 Apr

Despite a veto threat from the office of the President, the United States House of Representatives passed the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Privacy Act (or CISPA) by a vote of 248-168 this past Thursday. 206 Republicans lead the vote, with 42 Democrats joining in approval. The bill seeks to allow federal agencies that protect classified […]

17 Sep

While no stranger to the video game community, President Obama’s White House made headlines recently in issuing a direct challenge to game developers. As part of the Educate to Innovate Initiative, the STEM Video Game Challenge aims to have both children utilize core subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) to make educational games to teach […]

29 Jun

Software piracy has plagued many a console, but it looks like those that take IP without paying me be facing some serious foes. The White House has announced its Joint Strategic Plan on Intellectual Property Enforcement, which will allocate funds and resources to a multitude of departments in order to pursue intellectual property investigations.