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  • News: The 17 worst computer games of 2008

    2008 was a great year for gaming, featuring blockbusters such as Metal Gear Solid 4 and Grand Theft Auto 4. But along with the classics, a number of rubbish games were released. We've rounded up the 17 games you should definitely stay away from.

  • News: 'Out of touch' PS3 slammed by Xbox 360 exec

    The war of words between Sony and Microsoft over which games console is more popular continues to rumble on.

  • News: Sony: Microsoft Xbox 360 'lacks longevity'

    Sony Computer Entertainment chairman Kazuo Hirai has slammed Microsoft's Xbox 360 console for not lasting long enough.

  • News: Watch YouTube on your PS3 or Wii

    PlayStation 3 (PS3) and Nintendo Wii owners can now watch YouTube on their televisions. Currently in beta and announced only Thursday in a blog post by the YouTube Team, the YouTube for Television website offers a remote control-friendly user interface for the popular video site.

  • News: The 16 best games that you've never played

    2008 was a brilliant year for gaming with the release of blockbusters such as Gears of War 2 and Call of Duty: World at War. But the year also saw some brilliant, lesser-known games released. We've taken a look at the best 16 games you've probably never played.

  • News: 14 great ways technology can help you get fit

    From gadgets that encourage you to exercise and track your progress, to websites that motivate you, technology offers a number of ways to help you get fit. We've rounded up our pick.

  • News: Xbox 360 outsells Playstation 3

    Microsoft's Xbox 360 console has sold over 28 million units worldwide, 8 million more than its rival, the Sony Playstation 3.

  • News: GAME copies Lovefilm with online rental service

    High street retailer GAME has launched an online rental service.

  • News: Grand Theft Auto Chinatown Wars gets 18 rating

    The latest game in the controversial Grand Theft Auto series has given an 18+ age rating by the British Board of Film Classification.

  • News: 15 Reasons why the PC is best for gaming

    Think a PC isn't a viable gaming platform? Well think again. Here's 15 reasons why a PC is the best device to play games on.

  • News: Things Sony and Nintendo can learn from Apple

    2008 saw Apple prove its worth as a competitor in the handheld console market dominated by Sony and Nintendo. We've rounded up the things both gaming giants could learn from Apple. And for good measure we've compiled a list of the greatest iPhone games available.

  • News: Palm finally hits back at iPhone with Palm Pre

    Palm has launched a touchscreen smartphone along with a brand-new WebOS operating system and an "intelligent" cohesive contact management setup called Synergy

  • News: Mesh first with AMD Phenom II PC

    AMD has launched its new Dragon high-performance PC platform alongside a new range of Phenom II processors, and PCs based on the technology are now available in the UK.

  • News: UK spent £1.9bn on games in 2008

    More than 82 million video games were sold in the UK last year, says the Entertainment and Leisure Software Publishers Association (ELSPA).

  • News: Lenovo PC has 'Nintendo Wii' motion control

    Taking a page from Nintendo's Wii gaming console, Lenovo has announced an all-in-one PC with a remote control that doubles as a motion-based gaming controller.

  • News: HP readies Firebird super gaming PCs

    Hewlett-Packard plans to release a pair of high-performance desktop Firebird PCs that, sporting a slim, green-friendly design, buck the conventional wisdom that brawn is best.

  • News: Sony cuts PlayStation 3 costs by 35 percent

    Sony Computer Entertainment has cut the cost of materials used to make its PlayStation 3 (PS3) game console by 35 percent, according to market research firm iSuppli.

  • News: Nintendo Wii video channel coming next year

    Nintendo plans to launch a video channel for its Wii console in 2009, it said Thursday.

  • News: George Bush hit in face 50m times

    The objective of a new online game is to hit George Bush in the face with a carefully aimed shoe as he ducks and dives around the screen. So far, 47,171,895 shoes have successfully hit Bush in the face.

  • News: 18 great fighting games for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360

    When it comes to gaming, there's no doubt that fighting games are popular. Whether its Mortal Kombat II or Tekken 5, you're sure to have a favourite fighting game. We've rounded up the 18 best ever fighting games. Read on to see what made the list.



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