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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 Admits That They Can Learn A Thing Or Two From Sony

01/06/2014, As far as console gaming is concerned, Microsoft and Sony can be thought of as rivals, and rightfully so given that both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are considered to be nearly equals, with some hardware differences and game titles set aside. But has...

Zynga To Start Testing Bitcoin As A Payment Option

01/06/2014, The amount of news surrounding Bitcoin these days is just too much to ignore. After all it is related to money, and whenever money is concerned, you can bet there will be just as many people interested. For those learning about Bitcoin for the first time,...

Rockstar Took A Leap Of Faith With GTA 5’s Three Protagonists

01/06/2014, Most of the time when playing a video game, the number of protagonists that the gamer controls is usually one. This is more or less the standard, even in games such as Baldur’s Gate where your character is the main character and basically you lose the...

Percentage Of Nintendo 3DS Sales To Be Paid To Tomita As Royalties

01/06/2014, Back in 2013, we reported that Nintendo was being sued over technology found in its Nintendo 3DS handheld console, specifically that of its glasses-free 3D technology that allowed gamers to play 3D games on it without requiring any additional accessories....

Kolibree Connected Electric ToothBrush

01/05/2014, [CES 2014] Wearable technology and connected objects is going to be the major trend at CES this year. All the conditions are set for the “perfect storm”: components are cheaper, more powerful and consume less energy than ever,  a lot more people own...

Blizzard Identifies New Malware Affecting World Of Warcraft Gamers

01/03/2014, World of Warcraft gamers and other MMORPG players are subject to hacks and exploits that attempt to steal their user names and passwords, after which the hackers will either rob the character of all their gold, or maybe even sell it off. For those of you...

Steam Hit By DDoS Attacks, Hackers Claim Responsibility

01/03/2014, It certainly seems like 2014 is off to a series of hacks. We had heard how Snapchat got hacked, and how Microsoft’s Skype social media accounts had been hacked, and now according to the latest reports, we are hearing word that Valve’s Steam platform...

Microsoft Almost Went Disc-less With The Xbox One

01/03/2014, Would you have preferred it if the Xbox One had gone disc-less? Games could technically be cheaper since costs such as packaging, printing, and burning would have been taken out of the equation, but then again there is the issue that gamers without...

PS4 Leading Xbox One Sales In UK By 166,000 Units

01/02/2014, Depending on where you are living, and depending on which time you are looking at, the PS4 and the Xbox One appear to be outdoing one another, but given that we’re now in 2014, which console is doing better? Well according to a recent report by MCV, it...

Tobii And SteelSeries Team Up For Eye-Tracking Gaming Accessory

01/02/2014, [CES 2014] Gamers are probably well-aware of the brand SteelSeries who are known as a manufacturer of gaming accessories and peripherals, such as headphones, gaming mice, keyboards, and have even sponsored gaming teams, such as DotA 2’s Na’Vi. Now...

The Elder Scrolls Online Rumored To Have Cost $200 Million

01/02/2014, Bethesda and ZeniMax Online will be releasing The Elder Scrolls Online later this year. The game will be arriving in April for the PC and Mac, and will be making its way onto consoles like the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 later in June. In the meantime...

Ben Heck Mods Xbox One Controller For Single-handed Use

12/31/2013, The majority of gamers have full use of their limbs, but there are also those who are disabled which does not make them any less pro than most of us. Ben Heck knows that and has created controllers for the Xbox 360 in the past catered towards gamers with...