Battlefield 3 executive producer Patrick Bach will take over as temporary CEO of DICE for the next four months. Current CEO Karl Magnus Troedsson will be away on paternity leave during the period, which, according to Bach, is in accordance with a DICE policy that encourages new parents to spend time with their children. “I think it is a bit unique at a big company, and certainly in the gaming industry, but we want the people working at DICE to see their job as a long time investment,” Bach told MCV
There’s nothing quite like ending a short working week by listening to your favourite podcast, but if that’s not available then welcome to this, the 133rd episode of the IGN UK podcast. On this week’s show Keza regales Stu, Alex and Tom with tales of de-icing windows in Rome and Krupa returns from North of the Wall to sit on our special podcast sofa to talk about this lot, among other things: Metal Gears of War: Redemption Revolver 2 PREPARE TO DIE… Again Need for Speed revs up alongside Fast and Furious Shout ‘FUS-RO-DAH!’ at your Xbox Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis team up in the sci-fi assassin thriller Looper, which is this week’s Trailer of the Week: Would you pay $1,250 for a special edition of a game, even if it does include a Resident Evil 6 leather jacket?
13 April 2012 Last updated at 13:44 The first batch of Raspberry Pi computers are being issued to users.
13 April 2012 Last updated at 12:24 Apple has released a fresh Java update that it says removes the Flashback Trojan on infected Macintosh computers. The malware installs itself if a user visits a malicious website, exposing the computer to control by hackers
13 April 2012 Last updated at 10:20 The new web suffix application process has been thrown into disarray after the body in charge of the scheme was forced to take its computers offline.