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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.

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PSPgo hacked to load UMD game ISOs

01/06/2011, The issue of being unable to play UMD-only games on the PSPgo has been a sore point to many PSPgo owners, and someone might have a solution to that now, though it’s an unofficial solution, of course. Hackers out there have released a Homebrew Enabler...

Kinect sales surpasses 8 million units in the first 60 days

01/05/2011, Last year we talked a lot about Microsoft setting a 5 million unit sales target for its motion-sensitive Kinect sensor. Now Microsoft’s CEO, Steve Ballmer, has made a rather impressive announcement at CES. According to him, not only did Microsoft...

Custom PS3 firmwares on the way

01/05/2011, When it rains it pours. After the fail0verflow team managed to get past Sony’s PS3 encryption, KaKaRoTo has released a set of tools that allow users to create their own, custom bit of PS3 firmware. The good news is that it doesn’t matter what firmware...

Angry Birds arrive on PSP for $3.99

01/05/2011, We already knew that Rovio was planning to expand the popular Angry Birds game to the PS3, PSP, Xbox 360 and Wii consoles, but it sure didn’t take them long to do so. Now the game has been confirmed for the PSP as a downloadable $3.99 game and is...

Xperia Play PlayStation Phone sighted again

01/04/2011, Sony Ericsson’s upcoming PlayStation Phone has been seen a few times before this and it’s rumored that it’ll be called the Xperia Play. Now pictures of the phone have surfaced again, complete with the Xperia branding, which might confirm that it...

Oberon Media to bring Tetris to connected televisions

01/04/2011, Tetris, one of the most popular games of all time never gets old and never dies. Oberon Media, one of the world’s leading multi-platform casual games company has recognized this and struck a deal with Tetris. The deal will see Oberon and its...

Lenovo shows off conceptual arcade cabinet

01/04/2011, [CES 2011] Feel the fury of Ken’s hadouken on Ryu’s chest with Lenovo showcasing the power of their latest range of laptops, cramming one of them into this cute little arcade cabinet. Of course, this is nearly as authentic as it gets, and you need not...

Nintendo DS and Wii set new US Sales Records in 2010

01/04/2011, There’s no doubt that Nintendo’s gaming consoles are selling very well in most parts of the world, but 2010 has produced two sales milestones for Nintendo in the United States. The family of handheld gaming consoles, the Nintendo DS, has sold...

Fling offers a joystick for your iPad

01/04/2011, There is no doubt of the popularity of touchscreen panels, but there are plenty of folks out there who miss using actual joysticks and buttons to control a game. Now the folks over at Ten One Designs have come up with the Fling, a tactile game controller...

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...

Play NES games on your Windows Phone 7 device

01/03/2011, A developer has managed to port a Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) emulator over to the Windows Phone 7 operating system. Called SharpNES, the homebrew app only took a couple of hours to bring to the platform, but still requires more work to be...

Photographs and video of the Nintendo 3DS leaked online

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] Nintendo’s is set to demonstrate the fifth iteration of their NDS console at CES 2011this week. But before the device can even hit the stage, photos of it have already surfaced online. Apparently, a factory worker in China took a whole...

Hacker Geohot claims to have root keys to PS3

01/03/2011, You might remember a few days ago the folks at fail0verflow claimed that they managed to come up with a permanent PS3 jailbreak, thanks to some dodgy security measures. The team promised to release some PS3 development tools for hackers out there, but the...

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...