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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.


Microsoft Nearly Integrated The Kinect Into The Xbox One

05/22/2014, When Microsoft announced the Xbox One last year, it was quite a controversial launch. There were features about the console that felt limiting, and there was also its price which at $499 made it a harder pill to swallow, at least compared to the...

$4.6 Billion Spent On Gaming In The US In Q1 2014 [Report]

05/22/2014, The gaming industry is a booming one, and according to the NPD Group’s Games Market Dynamics report, it seems that total spending on video games in the US amounted to a whopping $4.6 billion in the first quarter of 2014 alone. Yes, you read that right,...


Epic Games Releases Tappy Chicken Built With Unreal Engine 4

05/22/2014, A couple of months ago, Epic Games announced that they would be licensing out Unreal Engine 4 to developers who wish to code with it. This came in the form of a subscription service which would cost $19.99 a month, and would also provide developers access...

Steam Delivers In-Home Streaming

05/21/2014, If you thought that Steam has been the bees’ knees all this while, having garnered more than 75 million active users (as of January this year, despite the hiccups) – with that number set to growth even more of course, here is some news that might...

Sony PS3 & PS4 SKUs Could Be Getting Upgrades [Rumor]

05/21/2014, The Sony PlayStation 4 was released last year in November. This means that the console has been around for a little more than half a year, but it seems that Sony is already preparing an upgrade of the device, along with the Sony PlayStation 3 as well,...

Blizzard Suing StarCraft 2 Hackers Over Maphack Cheat

05/21/2014, Nobody likes cheaters or hackers when it comes to video games. They tend to ruin the game for everyone, especially in competitive games like StarCraft 2 where hacks and cheats could essentially nullify a gamer’s skill that he/she spent countless of...

SingStar For PlayStation 4 Confirmed, To Use Smartphone As Mic

05/21/2014, Sony today confirmed that SingStar for PlayStation 4 is going to be released later this year. Today marks the tenth anniversary of SingStar and over 26 million copies have been sold throughout its lifetime. The company promises that some very big changes...

Xbox One June Update Introduces External Drive Support

05/21/2014, It does look as though the previous rumor of an upcoming Xbox One update offering support for an external drive has come true, thanks to the latest June Xbox One update. In this particular update, gamers will have the option to include a real name to your...

Harmonix Look Set To Reinstate Rock Band

05/21/2014, Rhythm-based games such as Rock Band, Guitar Hero, and to a certain extent, Elite Beat Agents on the Nintendo DS, certainly had their time under the limelight, and just like a real world music superstar, some of them have faded into obscurity, being...

Tetris To Turn 30 Soon

05/21/2014, Just about anyone who plays video games today would certainly have given the classic title Tetri a go, whether recently on Facebook or in the past on a Gameboy, or if one were to rewind the clock even further, at a dingy looking arcade while you continue...

Halo 5’s Boss Not Pleased By Industry Insider Leaks

05/21/2014, End users such as you and me love leaks. Why? Because it tells us what we might be able to expect in a product, service, or video game, as opposed to having to wait and be kept in the dark for months on end. Of course some might argue that this kind of...