MaxPower

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Articles by MaxPower:

Age of Empires III

by MaxPower

The colonial setting and the ability to fight over North and South America makes for interesting situations, but the fact that they just kind of lumped Canada in with the greater U.S. areas like “The Rockies” kind of miffed me.

Air Canada: A Review

by MaxPower

Anyone who has followed R4NT for a while will know that I keep close tabs on the operations of Air Canada. Generally speaking my opinion has not been complimentary…

CBC vs. BBC

by MaxPower

My take on the value of the CBC as a portal for Canadians when compared to the BBC is that we are paying approximately 1/4 of what taxpayers in Britain are paying for and getting no where near one-quarter the value.

New Rules, New NHL.

by MaxPower

What is new and improved you ask? Well there are a host of rule changes, a per team salary cap of US$39 million and a bunch of other small changes.

A Visit to a Nation’s Capital

by MaxPower

What is really great is that you can even get a tour of the heart of a democracy. I can’t speak for all nations but I know that in England, the US and Germany you can not get full-fledged tours..

Santa Cruz & The Monterey Peninsula

by MaxPower

There are also some excellent wineries in the area, especially up Carmel valley which won’t be as crowded as the “super-wineries” of the Napa Valley area…

Knights of the Old Republic II

by MaxPower

Well maybe you are perpetuating that guy’s ability to live a life of “weakness”, perhaps he would have been better off getting a little beating to teach him a lesson. Maybe you should administer the beating.

Are you a YUB?

by MaxPower

They are early adopters of technology whether that is iPods, digital photography or the latest cells. They have (usually) a fair amount of disposable income.

Xbox Live: Generation Next

by MaxPower

The combination of playing on Xbox Live and obtaining stats via the internet and it is undoubtedly a great cross-functional media paradigm.

Kingdom Under Fire: The Crusades

by MaxPower

A strategic action game of epic scale, with cutting-edge 3-D graphics, 100+ missions, Xbox Live functionality and pulse pounding combat scenes.

The Future of Security?

by MaxPower

Fingerprint scanning and identification has become the biometric of choice, basically because of ease of use and economics.

Tron 2.0: Killer App vs. Tron the Movie

by MaxPower

A little cut scene to set the stage, followed by the developer’s credits rolling exactly how you would see them in a theatre.

Air Miles Expose

by MaxPower

Do you collect Air Miles? The Miles with the little blue card that you get (on average) 1 mile for every $20 you spend at a participating retailer?

Microsoft Digital Image Suite 10

by MaxPower

Most consumers, myself included, spend all the money on the camera and give little or no thought to the processing required afterwards.

Star Wars Battlefront for Xbox

by MaxPower

Battlefront is an action/shooter game that gives gamers the opportunity to re-live and participate in all of the classic Star Wars battles.

X’04

by MaxPower

X’04 was held in mid-August in the trendy Sound Emporium nightclub located in Toronto’s entertainment district and we were there.