Daniel McKleinfeld

Daniel McKleinfeld

Former Digital Trends Contributor
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Cool Tech

Oculus Rift gaming goggles are on their way to a face near you

With promising technology, high-profile developer support, and lots of cash, the Oculus Rift might be the gaming display of the future.
Apple

Is iOS the best-selling gaming platform of this generation?

Comparing GameCenter numbers to console sales suggests that iOS is the most popular gaming platform of this generation.
Gaming

Coming to America: How The Legend of Zelda made it from Japanese to English

Ace translator Clyde Mandelin has spilled a few new details on how The Legend of Zelda made its original journey to both English and America.
Cool Tech

Beck takes music technology back to the 19th century

Beck's new release won't be a record, but a book of sheet music, a product that suggests a future of the music industry based on its past.
Cool Tech

Watch your language in the living room: Kinect to punish gamers for potty mouths

Upcoming basketball game NBA 2K13 will use the Kinect to assign technical fouls for players who swear at the ref. If it's not the silliest use of Kinect ever, it may be close.
Cool Tech

EverQuest II characters mimic real-life facial gestures with SOEmote technology

Sony's SOEmote system translates real-life facial expressions to in-game characters, lending EverQuest II another layer of immersion.
Apple

Why Apple’s Mac App Store ‘sandboxing’ is ruffling developer feathers

Apple's new sandboxing requirement promises user's security, but developers feel stifled, and claim their apps may suffer.