Alan Smithee

The Great Gmail Derp-up of 2011

The Great Gmail Derp-up of 2011

Google, I love you guys so very much, but when you disable people’s accounts without telling them you’re going to do so…it causes guys like me to panic.

 Alan Smithee

On-Live Drops Monthly Subscription Fee

On-Live Drops Monthly Subscription Fee

Hooray, all of my bitching and complaining multiplied by thousands and thousands of people on the Internet has been heard! No more having to pay rent on their servers! Gaikai now has competition.

 Alan Smithee

OnLive Starts its Hype Machine

OnLive Starts its Hype Machine

We here at MediaWhoreNetwork have been following the buildup of the two giant cloud computer gaming companies since we were founded back in 2008. Right now it’s Dave Perry’s Gaikai vs the guys at OnLive. The promise of not needing any high end computing system / graphics card to play some of the most awesome […]

 Alan Smithee

Place Your Bets: Gaikai or OnLive?

Place Your Bets: Gaikai or OnLive?

Ive been championing Dave Perry’s Gaikai for quite a while now thanks to the fact that it’ll all be done without the need for special controllers or boxes on the user side, unlike OnLive which will require something of the sort. This week, OnLive’s El Jefe Steve Perlman disclosed to the world that they’ve recently […]

 Alan Smithee

Dave Perry on Gaikai’s 2010 Release

Dave Perry (one of my heroes in the videogaming world) had an interview with VG247 recently that is damned enlightening. In it he talks about the upcoming launch of his Gaikai service (which could spell the end of console gaming within a decade if it works well) in 2010 and the amount of people he […]

 Alan Smithee

Dave Perry’s Been a Busy Man

Ever since his Earthworm Jim days at Shiny, I knew that we were always going to revere the name of Dave Perry. Now that I’ve seen an example of the new fad of ‘cloud computing’ through his Gaikai application that requires NO downloads and NO plug-ins (can’t say the same thing can you On-Live?). I’m […]