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Razer Atrox arcade stick entices Xbox 360 fighters with swappable parts

Look out, MadCatz -- Razer's ready to add an Xbox 360 arcade stick to its peripheral lineup. The $200 Atrox should please serious button mashers, thanks to Sanwa-sourced controls and completely customizable parts. A total of 10 buttons sit alongside the joystick, and you'll find storage …

Here’s big gaming’s problem: iOS and Android are eating its lunch

Sales of iOS games have already eclipsed those of traditional portables like PS Vita and Nintendo 3DS, new research suggests, with Google Play sales …

Razer Atrox for Xbox 360 gives retro joysticks another try

When it comes to gaming controllers for just about any machine capable of playing video games, Razer probably has the controller you need. The …

NVIDIA’s Shield May Be A Tough Sell, But Now You Can Pre-Order It From GameStop And Newegg Anyway

If you were among the select few that signed up for NVIDIA’s Shield newsletter then you’ve been able to pre-order the company’s curious handset for a few days now. The remainder of the gaming masses originally had to wait until Monday for their own turn, but that’s no longer the case — NVIDIA’s …

Are more Nexus devices the answer to fragmentation?

Fragmentation can be a pain, especially when you’re waiting on your carrier to update its bloat-ware when all you want it to get your hands on the latest Android features and bug fixes. However, it turns out that the Android development team are eager to get on top of this problem, as they …

Nintendo reveals E3 game demo Best Buy plans and SEGA Sonic exclusive

Nintendo is aiming to democratize E3 2013 next week, partnering with Best Buy in the US and Canada to give access to unreleased games to those who …

Sonic the Hedgehog arrives on Android, headed exclusively to Nintendo on the console side

USSR and the USA. Batman and Joker. Christoph Waltz and... well, everyone. It's pretty tough to look at the world's best-known rivalries and exclude one of history's finest -- that being, of course, Sonic and Mario. The gritty battle between Nintendo and Sega gave fans on both sides plenty to …

Microsoft planning Xbox dashboard UI and tile changes in preparation for next-gen console

Microsoft is preparing to update its Xbox 360 with another dashboard update. Sources familiar with Microsoft's Xbox plans have revealed to <i>The Verge</i> that the dashboard update will enter into a public beta in late June or early July, with changes and updates in preparation for the next-generation …

Samsung Expects Galaxy S4 To Hit 10m Sales Before End of May

Samsung expects Galaxy S4 sales to break the 10 million milestone over the next seven days, making it one of the fastest-selling smartphones the company has ever produced.<p>Shin Jong-kyun, co-CEO of Samsung Electronics told a number of journalists at an industry event in Seoul, South Korea, that the …

Led Zeppelin Jimmy Page Inspired Guitar Lesson - Blues Rock Guitar Solo Licks

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Google engineers: We're trying to fix Android fragmentation

SAN FRANCISCO -- Engineers on the Google Android team say they are still working hard to ensure that Android updates are rolled out to new devices in a timely fashion.<p>During a fireside chat at the Google I/O developer conference here Thursday, 11 members of the Android development team fielded …

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What Star Trek Into Darkness Could Tell Us About J.J. Abrams' Star Wars

Somewhere in the myriad action set pieces, plot points (and holes), and fan-servicing references in J.J. Abrams' new <i>Star Trek Into Darkness</i> lies a …

Review: Star Trek Into Darkness's Alternate Vision Of Mediocrity

<i>Star Trek: Into Darkness</i>, directed by J.J. Abrams, opens in movies theaters across the U.S. today. The film [avoiding spoilers] centers around the U.S.S. Enterprise’s mission to find and stop an indomitable super-man, John Harrison, who led a deadly attack on Starfleet headquarters in San …

Meet the Dudes Behind Dots, the iPhone Game of the Moment

By now you may have heard about Dots, the free mobile game that is singlehandedly responsible for at least a 27 percent decline in U.S. workplace …

Star Trek After Darkness Will Boldly Continue the Movie... In Comics

<i>Star Trek Into Darkness</i> doesn't open in the U.S. until midnight on Thursday, but if you're curious about what happens to the crew of the rebooted …

10 of the Most Underrated Episodes of the Original Star Trek Series | WIRED

Through multiple TV series, even more movies, and innumerable off-shoot properties and fan versions, <i>Star Trek</i> has become a cultural juggernaut and …

‘Star Trek’ Dating Websites Cater to Trekkies Looking for Love

Need a date to the new ‘Star Trek’? Kevin Fallon digs into the subculture of online dating for Trekkies.<p>Is your idea of a good date dinner, a movie, …

Roku's second gen players can get their grid menu update now

We dug the grid-style menu system that came along with the Roku 3, and now owners of some of the company's older players can experience it as well. The Roku 2 boxes, Roku LT, newer Roku HD and Streaming Stick are all eligible to download the new update, although it's not coming to the company's …

10 Things The Samsung Galaxy S4 Can Do That The iPhone Can't

When the phone first came out, reviewers criticized Samsung for shoving too many complex and glitchy extras in the phone.<p>But there are some features in the GS4 that do work well and could be useful, and you won't find them in the GS4's chief rival, the iPhone.<p>Let's take a look at some of the best …

‘Star Trek’ for Dummies: Get Ready for ‘Into Darkness’ With Our Primer

Ahead of ‘Star Trek Into Darkness,’ Sujay Kumar offers a primer on the voyages of the Starship Enterprise.<p><b>Star Trek</b> <i>(noun)</i> Science-fiction franchise …

My Voicemail was Hacked, and it Pretty Much Sucked

This post is ludicrous. But it’s true, which means that while it may sound farcical, it’s not. It contains some NSFW language, but you’ll understand why as you read on.<p>This is the tale of the past 24 hours or so in which the voicemail on my mobile phone was hacked, and a message claiming that I had …

Apple seeks to add Galaxy S4 to ongoing Samsung patent suit in California

In its ongoing second major patent trial against Samsung, Apple yesterday filed a statement with the US District Court in California claiming that after examining the recently released Galaxy S4 it has “concluded that it is an infringing device and accordingly intends to move for leave to add the …

Play Atari's classic 'Breakout' right inside Google Image Search

If you're looking for screenshots of Atari's 1976 blockbuster <i>Breakout</i>, you may be in for a surprise today. Typing "atari breakout" into Google Image Search will return a fully playable version of the game, where the images are rendered as breakable blocks.<p>The original version of the game was …

Beam your face onto a 3D-printed 'Star Trek' figurine

Being a fan of the Original Series, "Star Trek Into Darkness" doesn't really get my dilithium crystals humming. I'd prefer to watch "Spock's Brain," as laughable as it is.<p>But what I'd much rather do is slap my mug on my own "Star Trek" figurine. 3D print shop Cubify has a new "Star Trek" service …

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10. Committed 'Til The End - Lost Planet 2

Xbox 360 achievements can be great fun; they can give players bragging rights, as they allow them to compare their gamerscore to that of their …

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