Stories by Ramon Mcleod

DEMO - Xfire brings IM to gamers

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA (02/17/2004) - Playing an online game with strangers can be exasperating, especially with an arrogant jerk who thinks you lack the "mad skillz"--but it's not always easy to find a friend for an opponent and get onto the same server. An instant messaging application unveiled at Demo tackles both problems, making it simple to check whether your pals are online and, even better, get all of you onto the same server without fuss.