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UK Spied On 'World Of Warcraft' In Anti-Terrorism Fight

UK surveillance agencies spied on communities inside games including 'World Of Warcraft' in an effort to keep tabs on potential terrorist …

Best Video Games of 2013 (POLL)

This year has been an absolute vintage 12 months for video games - and it's not due to the two big new consoles and their host of beautiful, but …

Xbox One Digital Games Cost £5 More Now Than At Launch

Microsoft has quietly increased the cost of its exclusive Xbox One launch games on its digital store.<p>Dead Rising 3, Forza Motorsport 5 and Ryse: Son …

Zavvi Sent Gamers PS Vitas By Mistake, Definitely Wants Them Back

Retailer Zavvi has reportedly asked that customers who were accidentally sent PS Vita consoles send them back, or face potential legal …

2 Million Xbox One Sell In 18 Days (Slightly Less Than TheSony PS4)

Microsoft have sold two million Xbox Ones in just 18 days - not too shabby.<p>That's over 111,111 a day and over 1,000 a minute were being ordered …

Apple CEO Tim Cook Gives Emotional Speech On Equal Rights

Apple CEO Tim Cook has delivered an emotional speech on the importance of equal rights.<p>Cook made the speech at the United Nations, while accepting a …

Gold-Plated Xbox One Console? That'll Be £6000 (PICTURES)

Fancy a brand new Xbox One but think £430 is just, well... too cheap?<p>How about this then.<p>A gold-plated console for a cool and much more …

Chinese Military Newspaper Upset About Its Portrayal In 'Battlefield 4'

The video game 'Battlefield 4' has sold very well, and been pretty well reviewed. But it's also annoyed a lot of people - not least because of …

Apple's Christmas Advert Is Surprisingly Adorable (VIDEO)

The tech world now has a 'John Lewis' moment of its very own.<p>The latest advert from Apple looks at first like just another montage of people too …

UbiSlate 7Ci Indian Tablet Costs Just £30 (£50 Less Than Lidl's Bargain Offering)

A couple of weeks ago we brought you the news Aldi were undercutting the prices of Argos and Tesco's tablet offerings with a sub-£80 device.<p>Well, an …

Google Glass Adds 'Wink' Gesture To Take Pictures

In an apparent effort to be either as effortless, or as creepy, as possible, Google Glass has just got a new feature:<p>Winking.<p>That's right, a new …

Minecraft 3D Printer Is Pretty Mind-Blowing

There are a lot of pretty amazing things you can do in Minecraft - see the slideshow below for some of the best -<p>but this stands out.<p>ItsJustjumby had …

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Sells 40 Million Shares To Pay Tax Bill

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold around $2.3 billion of his shares in the company, in order to pay a tax bill.<p>Zuckerberg owns around a third of …

9 Biggest Tech Flops Of 2013

Look, not everything in technology was wonderful, magical, sparkling, visionary and beautiful in 2013.<p>In fact a lot of it was just <i>rubbish</i>.<p>Whether …

Wii U Buyer's Guide: So You Got A New Nintendo Console - Now What?

If you're a hardcore gamer, you're probably going to end up with a PS4 or Xbox One this Christmas - and fair enough. They're both great systems, and …

BlackBerry Reports Massive Losses (Again)

BlackBerry has announced yet another set of disappointing financial results as it struggles to turn around its ailing smartphone business.<p>The company …

The History Of Video Games In One Video

From the Odyssey to the SNES, watch the begining of the home console industry unfold before your very eyes...<p><b>LIKE US ON FACEBOOK | FOLLOW US ON</b> …

The Moon Has A New Crater (VIDEO)

The Moon has a new crater, and now we've taken a picture of it.<p>That's right, while we might like to pretend that the fact that our only natural …

Picking up? WatchON reminders always deliver.

Galaxy Note 3 -- Holiday Reflections

S Note to Santa.

Picture this: With Glue Camera, you can put yourself on the big screen.

That was a holiday trip for the ages.

For the cutest members of the Galaxy Family, there’s the Galaxy Tab 3 Kids.

Sparkle, sheen, and 2014.

'100-year sentences for murderers' - tomorrow's Daily Telegraph front page

Need an extra dose of Sherlock? Head to the art shrine where he fell

Sherlock has created its own strange world of street art. Like clues left by Moriarty, or an enigmatic code inscribed by the supposedly dead detective himself, a variety of messages mark a London street at a particularly poignant place.<p>I was walking past Bart's hospital, thinking about anything but …

Sherlock recap: series three, episode one - The Empty Hearse

Well that was silly, wasn't it: moustaches, a game of Operation and a bomb made out of a tube train. But it was the reactions to Sherlock's death that were at the heart of the episode. In the Conan Doyle stories, Watson says, of his discovery that Sherlock is alive: "I rose to my feet, stared at …