Space Invaders

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome to the 197th edition of Android Apps Weekly. Here are your headlines from this week:<p>Google announced some changes to Google Play this week. Starting June 30th, Android 2.1 and lower will no longer have Android Market support. This will have two immediately impacts. For starters, developers …

Apps

Nerdstrong: The Hollywood Gym Keeping Nerds Fit

The natural habitat of grunting meatheads, gyms are not usually associated with intelligence. The closest you might come to geekiness is overhearing …

Lifestyle

Infographic: Identifying and fending off workplace space invaders

The most daunting challenges at work often stem from working with other people.<p>If you’ve ever been a cubicle jockey, you know what—or whom—we’re …

The Workplace

iOS 11 is already being used to make AR fidget spinners, BB-8, and Space Invaders

Phone-based AR isn’t new, but it’s about to come to the masses<p>One of the key features of iOS 11, which Apple announced earlier this week, is augmented reality. But Apple’s ho-hum demo during the event — a tabletop game, similar to what we’ve seen from other AR projects like Google’s Tango — still …

Augmented Reality

Why artificial intelligence is the PR client from hell

Artificial intelligence is every PR’s nightmare, an amplified version of us that makes it the impossible client.<p>It may be ‘fake’ but its behaviour is …

Artificial Intelligence

Researchers Are Using an Unusual Trick to Make A.I. Smarter

In humanity’s latest blunder to unwittingly help A.I. take over the world, machine learning researchers have now made 45 hours of video game replays …

Machine Learning

Play Space Invaders – An Old School Arcade Game on Linux Terminal

There is a numerous number of terminal-based games to play on Linux. Yes, sometimes you need to move away from the configuration files, monitoring …

Gaming

My Life With… Tomy Demon Driver

Now we’re going right back into my early gaming days! The first video game I remember playing was Tennis (Pong) on something with a wooden box my …

Racing Cars

The World Is Walking All Over Trump

Matt Bai: “But really, all this focus on Trump’s tweets and the stories about his boorishness abroad should please the White House no end. The more …

The White House

How Technology Is Helping These Major Restaurant Chains

Besides a smooth customer experience, bigger ticket sizes and stronger margins are also in the cards.<p>A full transcript follows the video.<p><i>This video</i> …

Investing

Children of the ‘80s Never Fear: Video Games Did Not Ruin Your Life

Inside the ridiculous media panic that scared parents silly

Gaming

Review: Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders

Welcome back, Chack'n<p><i>Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders</i> has slowly taken over my life. Jordan first brought it to my attention last week, and today I play …

Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders is a thing of beauty

'Totally worth the $4,' according to CJ<p>Darn! Do any of you have access to a time machine? I need to go back -- just to last week! -- and <i>strictly for</i> …

Beauty

Arkanoid vs Space Invaders mashes up two classic arcade games for Android

We have seen mash-up games released for phones before, but the latest such combo from Square Enix actually feels more organic than many of them that have launched in the past. Arkanoid vs Space Invaders brings together two classic arcade games; the brick-breaking Arkanoid with the sci-fi shooter …

Gaming

Square Enix releases classic games mash-up Arkanoid vs Space Invaders

What happens when you take an iconic Breakout-style block-breaker and collide it with a classic alien shooter. Arkanoid vs Space Invaders is what, …

Gaming

Dark Lord Trip Report

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Podcasting

'Arkanoid vs Space Invaders' Mashes Arcade Classics Together

New mobile game from Square Enix mixes block breaking and shooting<p>If you're wondering how a classic shoot 'em up like Taito's 1978 <i>Space Invaders</i> and …

Gaming

'Arkanoid vs Space Invaders' Review - After Seeing the Movie "Pixels," I Guess This Mash-Up Makes Sense?

Early this morning, Square Enix unveiled to the world the latest and greatest thing they've been working on in arena world of mobile gaming. If …

Gaming

7 clever 404s to make broken web pages less sad

The art of the dead-page Easter egg<p>It kind of says something about how frequently things break that everyone knows what the number 404 means. If you …

Pacman

Herocade Review - 9-in-1, Not Much Fun

Herocade Review – 9-in-1, Not Much Fun<p>/ May 11, 2017 at 8:00 AM / Game Reviews, Gaming<p>There are many routes to go when making a VR game, and <i>Herocade</i> …

Gaming

TinyScreen Is A Portable Video Game Console Smaller Than A Credit Card

Last year, we had a look at the very cool TinyCircuits Tiny Arcade – a desktop gaming cabinet that is literally only a few inches tall. Well, the …

Gaming

Space Invaders arcade pcb by Taito Corp. (1978)

• When you start the game, your laser base will be in the bottom left corner of the screen, below the buildings. Your goal is to blast the invaders …

Gaming

Reverse Engineering Space Invaders Sound Chip

Around here, a new blog post from [Ken Shirriff] is almost as exciting as a new Star Trek movie. This time, [Ken] tears apart a 76477 sound effects …

Engineering

The 9 Best Arcade Games to Play With Kids

Arcade games are — thanks to Dave and Buster’s sudden status as a celebrity hotspot and the ubiquity of barcades — back. Whether or not that …

Gaming

Frogger, anyone? Play the oldest Mac games in your browser

You can now play classic Mac versions of Airborne and Lode Runner in your browser. Yes, even on a PC.<p>If you were around in 1984, you remember what a big deal the launch of the Macintosh was and how the machine forever changed home computing. Its graphical user interface was the first gaming …

Gaming

Relive the early days of Apple by playing original Macintosh games online

You can play Space Invaders, Frogger, Lemmings and experiment with early Apple operating systems<p>Released in 1984, the first Apple Macintosh …

Raspberry Pi

The Golden Age of The Video Game Arcade : 1980 - The Blogging Musician

1980 was a Golden Year in the Golden Age of the Video Game Arcade, which produced some of the greatest classics of all time. Here’s some of my …

Gaming

An Unlikely Origin Of Japanese Arcades

Every business has a starting point. For Japanese arcades, one of them was on department store rooftops.<p>Yes, Japanese arcades have their roots in the …

Japan

You can now play Space Invaders on a giant 1,000 micro:bit display

The screen is made up of 1,009 mico:bit computers that are connected together<p><i>Space Invaders</i> was first released in 1978 but you will never have played …

Raspberry Pi

Space invaders eat up Melbourne CBD offices

Government and community sector tenants are the main drivers behind a 128 per cent surge in office leasing in Melbourne's CBD over the past 12 months.<p>…