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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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Popular Gaming News


Nintendo WiiWare Demos Return Nov. 22nd

11/18/2010, Owners of Nintendo Wii that are Internet-connected will soon have access to limited-time demos of select game titles through Nintendo’s WiiWare portal beginning on November 22nd. The company had removed demos in January and is re-enabling the demos...

MMO keyset ready to rock on SteelSeries’ Shift keyboard

11/18/2010, If you happen to own a SteelSeries Shift keyboard, then you would know that this is no ordinary gaming keyboard. Well, that doesn’t mean it is capable of doing everything well, covering all games with equal aplomb. With World of Warcraft: Cataclysm...

Call of Duty: Black Ops sets a new revenue record

11/18/2010, Executives at Activision Publishing must clearly be laughing their way to the bank, as Call of Duty: Black Ops has gained top spot in terms of revenue earned through a worldwide five-day sales period, shattering theatrical box office, book and video game...

OnLive offers video game streaming to the masses

11/18/2010, Hmmm, first we have audio streaming before moving on to video streaming – what’s the next logical step of evolution? Why, video game streaming, of course! OnLive has brought that vision to pass with their own cloud-based rendering of video...

Xbox 360 used for gaming only for slightly more than half the time

11/12/2010, The Xbox 360 video gaming console from Microsoft has garnered some pretty interesting results in terms of statistics according to COO of Microsoft’s Interactive Entertainment Business, Dennis Durkin, who claimed that the Xbox360 is being used for...

Hacked Kinect Handles Photos, Minority Report Style

11/12/2010, With the open source driver for the Kinect released, it didn’t take long for some Kinect hacks to surface. Now someone out there has used the open source Kinect driver to turn the device into a gesture-based multi-touch control device, allowing it...

N-Control introduces souped up Xbox 360 controller

11/11/2010, The stock Xbox 360 controller ain’t too shabby at all when in action, and it certainly isn’t the worst controller for a home console to date. Well, it isn’t perfect either, which means folks are waiting for an improved D-pad which...

Microsoft Kinect now runs on OS X

11/11/2010, We all know that the Kinect’s Windows open source code is already available to the masses, and it didn’t take too long for someone else to hack it so that it can run on the OS X. Hacker Theo Watson is responsible for this OS X port of...

Apple Releases The OSX 10.6.5 Update For Mac Users

11/10/2010, Mac users should take note that Apple has released the Mac OS X 10.6.5 update, the fifth maintenance update for Snow Leopard, via Software Update. The update offers a bunch of fixes that have been implemented since the last release of Mac OS X 10.6.4...

Kinect open source driver for Windows available for download

11/10/2010, Remember the $2,000 bounty for a hacked version of an open source Kinect driver? Well, someone managed to “break” Kinect, so to speak, but did not do it out of the love of money (how noble). Hector Martin (@marcan42) of Marconsoft, on the...

JavaScript Game Boy emulator

11/10/2010, The Nintendo Game Boy might have been discontinued for many years now, but that doesn’t mean the portable console lacks any love. No sir, Imran Nazar has decided to use his rather extensive programming know-how to build a Game Boy emulator using...

Magic Fiddle iPad App Turns Your iPad Into A Violin

11/10/2010, Smule, the creator of the popular Magic Piano iPad app has now come up with a Magic Fiddle app for iPad users, allowing users to try playing the fiddle with the iPad. One of the stranger aspects of this iPad game is that you’re supposed to rest...

Tron Xbox 360 controller lights up your gaming time

11/09/2010, Are you looking forward to the 3D version of Tron? Well, we have news for you – you can definitely soup up your gaming sessions with the Tron Xbox 360 controller for $50. The main drawback we have about this would be the lack of wireless...