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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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Activision axes Guitar Hero and True Crime

02/09/2011, It’s time to add two more casualties to the extinct games list from Activision. The Guitar Hero franchise and True Crime reboot has been officially given the boot and will never see the light of day. A large number of employees working at Freestyle...

Monopoly releases new boardgame with a built-in computer

02/09/2011, Hasbro will be releasing a new version of Monopoly (Monopoly Live) that comes with a built-in computer that is in the shape of a tower in the center of the board. The tower-computer acts an overseer for the game, keeping track of each player’s bank...

Sony releases the Filmy movie viewing app for the PlayStation 3

02/09/2011, Sony has just released a PS3 app aimed at folks who have large amounts of video to be viewed using the PS3. The new app, dubbed Filmy, is designed to organize and play videos recorded in the AVCHD (H.264) format and can be accessed whether stored on the...

Sony strikes out at the PS3 hacking community again

02/08/2011, It looks like Sony doesn’t look too kindly upon the PlayStation 3 hacking community. They have promised that they will be going after anybody that posts links to PS3 jailbreak code that’s been floating around the internet. Sony has been...

MSI keeps things running cool with N580GTX HydroGen graphics card

02/08/2011, It is pretty amazing that cooling technology has progressed to such an extent where you can cram in so many more processors while achieving a much better performance than previous generation chipsets, while running as cool as ever – or cooler....

Angry Birds gets an in-app payment system dubbed Bad Piggy Bank

02/08/2011, Rovio has introduced one of the first in-app Android payments for is popular Angry Birds game, dubbed Bad Piggy Bank. The new feature allows users to purchase the Mighty Eagle and other content directly in the game via the Bad Piggy Bank icon. Payments...

Circboard text entry for console gaming

02/07/2011, Entering text using a console’s gamepad is never an easy task, but the Circboard might be able to make it a little less painful. The system basically splits the letters into segments that can be selected with the left analog stick on an Xbox 360...

Cooler Master Spawn gaming mouse

02/06/2011, Are you looking for a new gaming mouse since your old faithful has proven to be less than trustworthy these days? Of course, some might say that your gaming prowess is on the wane, but best to change the hardware first before coming to terms with the...

Super Mario Bros. World 1-1 in 3D

02/06/2011, Super Mario Bros. is definitely a classic game, but what would happen if you recreated the game in 3D? Well, someone out there decided to recreate Word 1-1 in 3D from a first person’s perspective and you can check out the video of in action after the...

Classic video game cartridges turned into external hard drives

02/04/2011, A seller going by the name of 8Bir Memory on the DIY store Etsy.com, has started selling old Super Nintendo game cartridges modified into external hard disk drives. The epitome of nerdiness? You bet. And we’re loving it. He has converted classic...

The Nintendo 3DS is one sturdy device

02/04/2011, The 3D glasses-free experience might be the selling point of Nintendo’s upcoming 3DS console, but just because it has a fancy display; it doesn’t mean that the rest of the device was ignored. In fact Nintendo has made it more resilient and...

The PlayStation 3 rootkit isn’t that new after all

02/04/2011, Remember the reports of the latest PlayStation 3 patch that was said to implement a rootkit into the system that would allow Sony to check and modify the files on your PS3 remotely? According to some recent re-examination of the PS3 terms and conditions,...

An ostrich leather bound game control – now I’ve seen everything

02/03/2011, Want a joystick that is classy while at the same time not oozing with any bling or diamonds? Introducing the Hoon Entertainment System from Neo Legend and Hoon. This arcade-style game controller comes with a joystick and 10 buttons for your gaming needs....