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  • News: Nvidia, AMD & Intel suffer graphics chip slump

    Graphics chip makers Nvidia, AMD/ATI and Intel are feeling the economic pinch, with fourth-quarter sales plummeting from Q4 2007, according to Jon Peddie Research.

  • 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.

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