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Ben Heck’s 1977 Atari and Xbox 360 merger

03/21/2011, Modder extraordinaire Ben Heck has just come up with something that brings together the old and new in a single device – we’re talking about an old school 1977 Atari merged with the Xbox 360 to result in a laptop system of sorts. This custom...

Upcoming Thor and Captain America games to be in 3D

03/18/2011, Is 3D gaming about to take off in a big way this year? Some folks sure do hope so. Nintendo has recently launched their 3DS – a glasses-free 3D gaming console, and the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 started supporting 3D TVs not too long ago. Well this...

Microsoft loses $1.2M to Xbox Live exploiters

03/10/2011, A site that has been shutdown recently caused Microsoft a lot of headache and loss of Xbox Live revenue when it was running. The site was operated by some folks who somehow figured out the algorithm that could be used to generate Microsoft Points as well...

Official WWE All Stars BrawlPad for Xbox 360 and PS3 consoles

03/07/2011, I am pretty amazed that the WWE franchise has been going on for so many years, garnering so many fans along the way even though we already know the matches are professionally scripted in advance. Guess there is always the need for some drama in our rather...

Mini Cooper turned into a gaming seat

02/25/2011, What can you do with an unused car? Send it for recycling? Disassemble it and sell its parts for some extra cash? How about turn it into an awesome gaming chair? That’s what Designer David Gawthorpe did with this halfcut of a Mini Cooper. Spending...

Xbox 360 traded for kidnap victim

01/26/2011, Microsoft’s Xbox 360 gaming console is definitely a useful piece of equipment, but did you ever think of using one to save another human being? Well, reports are in that Allen Begley was kidnapped by his father-in-law and accused of stealing items worth...

Xbox 360 update prevents pirated Call of Duty games from running

01/20/2011, Software updates are generally supposed to improve your gadget in some way, such as increased stability, fixing an irritating bug, or offering fancy new features. Sadly that is not always the case as some Xbox 360 owners out there have found out....

Kinect used to perform surgery

01/19/2011, It’s time to add one more item to the ever growing list of things you can do with a Kinect. Previously all we had were fun hacks to play games differently. Now, a group of students from the University of Washington have put forward a more useful way...

Razer Onza Tournament and Standard Editions for the Xbox 360

01/06/2011, [CES 2011] Razer is normally more famous for their line of gaming peripherals for the computer, but this time around they decided to have a go at the console market with the latest releases being the Razer Onza Tournament and Standard Edition. Targeting...

Microsoft attempt to take on Go

01/03/2011, Microsoft has recently released a video discussing the challenges behind the creation of “The Path of Go”, an Xbox 360 game based on the ancient Chinese game called Go. The Microsoft Research team took charge of developing the AI for the game...

XToaster360: Xbox 360 crammed into a toaster, still plays games

01/02/2011, Think that your Xbox 360 doesn’t look menacing enough? Maybe you’d want to associate your precious gaming console with something that’s literally hot, such as a toaster. We’re talking about the XToaster360 mod, which sees an Xbox 360 console’s...

Japanese retailer makes great effort to rent out Xbox 360 consoles

12/31/2010, While Japan might enjoy plenty of high-tech gadgets, there are some laws that frustrate gamers over there. We’re talking about the fact that you’re unable to rent video games or consoles over there, which is probably the reason why used games offered...

Liquid-cooled PC/Xbox 360 Slim Hybrid appearing at CES 2011

12/29/2010, ORIGIN PC, the experts of modding gaming computers, will be showing off their liquid-cooled PC/Xbox 360 hybrid at CES 2011. The behemoth of a machine was unveiled earlier this year, and it doesn’t look any less fearsome than it did back then. The...