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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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MicroPointing’s Miniature Mouse Fits On Just About Anything

06/24/2011, Israeli start-up company MicroPointing has come up with a miniature mouse, except in this case it’s not a typical mouse per se, but rather a tiny touchpad that comes in at 1mm squared which they claim can be placed on just about any object to...

ExEn ports XNA games over to iOS

06/24/2011, Ever wished you could play your favorite Xbox 360, Windows or Windows 7 games on your iOS device? Well that may all become a reality thanks to a programmer named Andrew Russell. He is developing ExEn, an open source software that allows developers to port...

Team Fortress 2: now free to play forever

06/23/2011, Earlier this week, Valve put one of its most popular games of all time, Team Fortress 2, as a free download on Steam. Now, for some strange reason, the company is feeling even more generous than ever and has released the game as a free to play game –...

AppBlaster: Augmented Reality Gaming Accessory for iPhone

06/23/2011, I am not a big fan of first-person-shooter games such as Call of Duty, since it make me feel killing real people (the graphics are too realistic) but this toy is fun and the game demoed in the video features really cool virtual creatures. The appBlaster,...

Crysis 2 DirectX 11 patch arriving next week

06/23/2011, When Crysis 2 was launched a few months ago, it received a lot of flak for not supporting DirectX 11, which meant that the game wouldn’t be as beautiful as it could have been (not that the game didn’t already have jaw dropping graphics in the...

PopCap on the verge of $1 billion buyout?

06/22/2011, The gaming industry can be a lucrative business if you’re positioned correctly – and to say that PopCap Games is one of the trusted names when it comes to casual gaming is correct – so much so that rumors are floating around concerning...

Angry Birds Seasons: Summer Pignic now on Android Market

06/22/2011, The Angry Birds march goes on, this time you have Angry Birds Seasons: Summer Pignic to (obviously) usher in the summer. Having been spotted as recently as yesterday, we are rather surprised to see it already being made available on the Android Market...

Microsoft Should Sell Xbox Franchise (Analyst+Terrible Idea)

06/22/2011, While catching up with stock market updates, I noticed that Kim Caughey Forrest of Fort Pitt Capital suggested that Microsoft should get rid of Xbox, despite it being a “formidable cash machine” she says. Why? Because “Xbox doesn’t...

City of Heroes Freedom will be free to play later this year

06/22/2011, Don’t you just love free stuff? Of course, there is the saying that goes, “there is no free lunch in this world”, but sometimes, you get an exception to the rule – and we have heard that City of Heroes Freedom will be made...

Duke Nukem Forever demo now available to everyone

06/22/2011, Although it’s been a few weeks since Duke Nukem Forever has been released, 2K games has finally announced that the demo to the game is now available to the public. Previously only available to First Access members, the demo can now be downloaded by...

Capcom iOS titles going for a dollar

06/21/2011, Capcom is one of the bigger names when it comes to video games, and they have certainly done their bit when it comes to supporting the iOS platform – after all, there’s money to be made there, no? The gaming company has just put up a quartet...

LEGO Universe MMOG Free-to-Play announced

06/21/2011, Fans of LEGO and MMO games will be pleased to know that come July – they won’t ever have to leave their rooms ever again. The LEGO Group has just announced that it will be releasing a Free-to-Play version of its MMOG for users who would like to...