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Lets Play The Game

The world of gaming is mystified with games galore, yet each one has their favorite and keeps playing till they are a winner. Imagine winning a bag …

The One Series Square Enix Really Needs To Revive

If you asked a bunch of RPG fans what franchises they'd like to see come back from the dead, you'd get a lot of answers, because there's nothing RPG …

Five Things You Might Not Know About The PS4

You might already have your hands on a PS4, but that doesn't mean you know everything there is to know about the hardware.<p>Thankfully, Vsauce3 is here …

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster: Back to Zanarkand on PS3 and Vita

This is your (prettier) story.<p>Final Fantasy X and its rocking sequel Final Fantasy X-2 are making their way stateside on March 18 in a beautiful …

Dispelling the Biggest Myths Surrounding LeBron James' Perceived Weaknesses

On his way to leading the Miami Heat on three straight trips to the NBA Finals, LeBron James has improved many aspects of his overall game.<p>Much of this improvement has worked to dispel myths surrounding James' perceived weaknesses.<p>When he used to pull up in front of the defense for a three-point …

Wikipad’s 7-inch gaming tablet to debut June 11 in U.S. and U.K.

Wikipad, the company making a gaming tablet with a controller add-on shell featuring analog sticks and buttons, announced today that retailers will start selling its 7-inch device, also called Wikipad, on June 11 for $249 in the U.S. and U.K.<p>The tablet is an Android-based machine with a Tegra 3 …

HTC patents a dual-screen slider phone that you likely won't see

While HTC is certainly willing to accommodate multiple screen sizes and form factors with its phones, we suspect that some of its explorations won't go beyond the lab. If you'd like an example, see the company's newly obtained patent for a dual-screen slider design. Oh, it's clever: the mechanism …

Samsung Galaxy Mega hands-on (video)

When Samsung said it was having a little soiree to celebrate the launch of the Galaxy S 4, we took the company on its word. At the end, when the execs present warned us of something new, we thought a Mini might be in the cards, but in fact it was the exact opposite. It turns out that Samsung …

The Daily Roundup for 04.16.2013

<i>You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click on</i> …

Detune's Korg M01D for Nintendo 3DS sparks nostalgia, lands in May (video)

This isn't the first time a Korg synth has been re-imagined in software form, it's not even the first (or second) time on Nintendo's DS. But, when Detune releases its M01D for the handheld console, it'll spark more than a little nostalgia for synth enthusiasts. Why? Because it's heavily inspired by …

Google Glass support page lists tech specs for camera, battery, audio and display

The trickle of Google Glass details (they're shipping, the API is available and an Android companion app is live) has suddenly turned into a flood tonight, as <i>9to5Google</i> points out a support page listing the device's technical specs. While we knew some bits about its capabilities (some of which were …

BitTorrent Surf plugin launches in beta on both Chrome and Firefox

After four months in the alpha incubator, BitTorrent has released its Surf file-sharing plugin in beta not just for Chrome, its initial browser, but for Firefox as well. In an effort to make downloading and discovery easier, the new plugin has a status window for monitoring file progress plus a …

The BEST High School Dunk Contest EVER!? Andrew Wiggins, Aaron Gordon & Chris Walker SHUT IT DOWN!!

The Word Monsters: Learn to Read for iPad app review

The Word Monsters: Learn to Read<p>Price: Free<p>The Word Monsters: Learn to Read by Mindconnex Learning Ltd. is a fun education-based series that combines …