The first gamer’s edition of the ultimate record book
By Steve Morgenstern
Posted 05.02.2008 at 10:12 am 8 Comments
Used to be, when I answered my phone at work, I didn't know what to expect. A college frat boy wanting to build the world's largest beer bong. Ashrita Furman, a guy from Brooklyn planning to break the marathon unicycle-riding record for the greater glory of his spiritual leader, Sri Chinmoy. A woman who had toilet-trained her chameleon. I was the associate American editor for the Guinness Book of World Records, and point man in the U.S. for would-be record-breakers.
The long-anticipated game gets a debut date at last
By Gregory Mone
Posted 01.24.2008 at 2:20 pm 0 Comments
Take Two Interactive Software announced today that it will release Grand Theft Auto IV on April—an event that was originally planned for this past fall. The franchise is one of the most successful in video game history and, of course, one of the most controversial.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.