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Video games are one of the coolest things that computer technology has brought us. It started with blocky pixels and a ton of fun, and is now larger than the movie industry. Since Ubergizmo founders Eliane and Hubert have both worked in the video games industry, we will always look at Game Tech as something special.


Three Million Xbox One Units Were Sold In 2013

01/06/2014, November 2013 was the month when gaming fans around the world were pumped up and excited because both Sony and Microsoft were releasing their next generation consoles. The initial launch took place in limited markets and almost immediately all pre-order...

Gabe Newell Explains Why Valve Doesn’t Churn Out Half-Life Sequels

01/06/2014, When will we be able to expect Half-Life 3? 2014? 2015? Well whatever it is, Valve seems to be denying the existence of the game at the moment, despite the mountain of rumors which we have been hearing about recently. After all Half-Life has to be one of...

Microsoft Admits That They Can Learn A Thing Or Two From Sony

01/06/2014, As far as console gaming is concerned, Microsoft and Sony can be thought of as rivals, and rightfully so given that both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are considered to be nearly equals, with some hardware differences and game titles set aside. But has...

Zynga To Start Testing Bitcoin As A Payment Option

01/06/2014, The amount of news surrounding Bitcoin these days is just too much to ignore. After all it is related to money, and whenever money is concerned, you can bet there will be just as many people interested. For those learning about Bitcoin for the first time,...

Rockstar Took A Leap Of Faith With GTA 5’s Three Protagonists

01/06/2014, Most of the time when playing a video game, the number of protagonists that the gamer controls is usually one. This is more or less the standard, even in games such as Baldur’s Gate where your character is the main character and basically you lose the...

Percentage Of Nintendo 3DS Sales To Be Paid To Tomita As Royalties

01/06/2014, Back in 2013, we reported that Nintendo was being sued over technology found in its Nintendo 3DS handheld console, specifically that of its glasses-free 3D technology that allowed gamers to play 3D games on it without requiring any additional accessories....

Kolibree Connected Electric ToothBrush

01/05/2014, [CES 2014] Wearable technology and connected objects is going to be the major trend at CES this year. All the conditions are set for the “perfect storm”: components are cheaper, more powerful and consume less energy than ever,  a lot more people own...

Blizzard Identifies New Malware Affecting World Of Warcraft Gamers

01/03/2014, World of Warcraft gamers and other MMORPG players are subject to hacks and exploits that attempt to steal their user names and passwords, after which the hackers will either rob the character of all their gold, or maybe even sell it off. For those of you...

Steam Hit By DDoS Attacks, Hackers Claim Responsibility

01/03/2014, It certainly seems like 2014 is off to a series of hacks. We had heard how Snapchat got hacked, and how Microsoft’s Skype social media accounts had been hacked, and now according to the latest reports, we are hearing word that Valve’s Steam platform...

Microsoft Almost Went Disc-less With The Xbox One

01/03/2014, Would you have preferred it if the Xbox One had gone disc-less? Games could technically be cheaper since costs such as packaging, printing, and burning would have been taken out of the equation, but then again there is the issue that gamers without...

PS4 Leading Xbox One Sales In UK By 166,000 Units

01/02/2014, Depending on where you are living, and depending on which time you are looking at, the PS4 and the Xbox One appear to be outdoing one another, but given that we’re now in 2014, which console is doing better? Well according to a recent report by MCV, it...