QQ News - January 2015

A fire hose of geeky news headlines for the month of January, 2015.


  • Apple, the Camera Company (PetaPixel)
  • iPad Sales Slump Twelve Percent But Android Tablets Soar (Forbes)
  • Samsung Shutters Flagship London Store Amid Falling Sales (TheVerge)
  • Minecraft Creator Outbids Beyonce For $70 Million Mansion (IGN)
  • Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition announced (Joystiq)
  • Nintendo Will No Longer Sell Consoles or Games in Brazil (Kotaku)
  • She Hears A Nintendo Theme Once, Makes Beautiful Music (Kotaku)
  • Nintendo Shows off The Majora's Mask Skull Kid Pre-Order Statue (IGN)
  • OC Remix celebrates 15 years of remixes with more music (Joystiq)
  • Dragon Quest Heroes May be My Favorite Warriors-Style Game (Kotaku)
  • Instagram Hits 300 Million Monthly Users (TechCrunch)
  • Final Fantasy XV Features The First Female Cid (Kotaku)
  • Clock Tower successor 'Project Scissors' becomes NightCry (Joystiq)
  • Roberto Orci Won't Direct Star Trek 3 (IGN)
  • Commander Riker Would Love to Direct Star Trek 3 (EscapistMagazine)
  • Justin Lin to Direct Star Trek 3 (IGN)
  • League Of Legends Is Building Its Own Network To Kill Lag (Kotaku)
  • Liberal Education: At This College, Videogames Are a Varsity Sport (WSJ)
  • Destiny approaching 13 million players (Joystiq)
  • Sony: PS4 sales surpass 18.5 million following holiday boom (Joystiq)
  • Leaked Windows 10 Reveals Xbox, Cortana(EscapistMagazine)
  • Spartan Browser Features Revealed (IGN)
  • Paramount Cancels Team America Screenings (EscapistMagazine)
  • Experts Skeptical of Korea's Involvement in Hack (EscapistMagazine)
  • How Much Money did The Interview Make Online? (EscapistMagazine)
  • Related: Algebra (DaringFireball)