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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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Dungeon Defenders looks gorgeous for Android devices

12/27/2010, Smartphones have gotten more and more powerful these days, so it is not surprising to see them feature better and better games, sporting superior graphics even to the Nintendo DS (but certainly not losing out to the Sony PSP either), and have grown to be...

The Legend of Zelda: A Link To The Past recreated in Minecraft

12/27/2010, Minecraft has been the platform of some pretty amazing projects, where among them include a recreation of Bioshock’s Rapture to a life-sized Starship Enterprise. Well, how about bringing one of the all time video game greats to life in Minecraft?...

Scruble Cube offers something different for brainiacs

12/27/2010, What happens when Scrabble and the Rubik’s Cube meet? Well, you end up with the Scruble Cube, a unique mish mash of elements from both games in a 4 x 4 configuration to create a new spelling challenge that you can go at it solo, or challenge an...

Thrustmaster T500RS racing wheel goes official for $599.99

12/26/2010, We previously caught the tease from Thrustmaster about the T500RS steering wheel for Gran Turismo 5 and now the company has made the official announcement. As expected, the wheel will set you back quite a bit and asks for $599.99 in order to serve you....

Microsoft Kinect used in Virtual Reality simulation

12/21/2010, The Microsoft Kinect has certainly garnered quite a following in the hacking community, as many people have already come up with a variety of methods to get their kicks. Even better news recently is that the Kinect’s full potential has yet to be...

Call of Duty: Black Ops breaks $1 billion sales mark

12/21/2010, Video games look set to break new ground in terms of revenue, what with Call of Duty: Black Ops from Activision breaking the $1 billion sales mark in just a month since its launch. In fact, more than half that figure was achieved during its first five...

Kinect used to teach sign language

12/21/2010, We’ve seen various uses for the Kinect sensor since the unofficial drivers were made available to the public, and some of them have been really fun. Of course, there can be practical uses for the Kinect too, as a team from the Georgia Tech College...

Smurf Village $100 iOS credit card orders shock parents

12/21/2010, Playing games on various platforms such as Android or iOS isn’t a big deal, since the games generally don’t cost more than a few bucks, not to mention they’re often free. That being said, with Apple enabling in-app purchases, many...

Rugged PS3 mod can be taken to Afghanistan

12/20/2010, If you’ve been reading up on PlayStation and Xbox casemods, you’ll probably have heard of Ben Heck before. Now the modder is back again, cramming a PS3 console into a rugged gaming device designed to be used over in Afghanistan. The console is...

Kinect modified for use in radiologic image browsing

12/20/2010, We were talking about the Microsoft Kinect’s hidden potential that remains limited by its firmware, but even as it is currently, the Kinect is already adept at helping out even medical personnel. For instance, put yourself in the shoes of someone...

NES console joystick mod

12/20/2010, Many of us have an old NES lying around, and regardless of whether it still works or not, chances are that you don’t play with it all that often. If your fingers are feeling the need to do some hardware hacking, you could always do what this...

Blizzard Entertainment Next-Gen ‘Titan’ MMO Game Confirmed

12/17/2010, After leaks that Blizzard Entertainment was creating a new MMO game called Titan, the company has gone on record to say that it is indeed working on Titan. There is no details about Titan right now, other than the fact that Blizzard is working on said...

Hacked SD Card Activity Monitor For Nintendo Wii

12/17/2010, It’s nice to know that folks with some hardware skills are capable of modifying their hardware to solve those irritating little problems. A user out there wanted to know when the SD card in his Nintendo Wii was being used and as such he decided to...