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Link to Netflix is Here and it’s Kinda Crappy

Netflix is Here and it’s Kinda Crappy

After launching in 1997 over the drink, one would think that Netflix could get their act together before launching in a market like Australia. They only had 18 years to figure it out. Yet for all its fanfare and through all the excitement of the TV...

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New Nintendo Device could Compete with Apple Watch

Long before Apple thought people would like portable computing rectangles, Nintendo was enhancing the standard timekeeping device by cramming it full of video games. The Game & Watch was a revolutionary if simple device and it set the stage for the next decade (or three)...

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Nintendo’s Mobile Games Could be Bad News for Apple

Nintendo have been busy overnight as president Satoru Iwata not only announced a new console -- dubbed the NX -- is in the works, the company will also build dedicated games for smartphones. In a business alliance with Japanese company DeNA (pronounced "DNA"), the two companies...

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VR Headsets Aren’t Ready to Replace Game Consoles Just Yet

As technology becomes more and more sophisticated, I can't help but sometimes wonder just how it will actually effect the way we enjoy the video game pastime. Obviously it's easy to think about more realistic graphics and more sophisticated in-game physics, however it's perhaps short sided...

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Is Feminism Making Men Video Game More?

In the 1960's, researcher John Calhoun discovered in a mice society that a denser population would result in all social roles being automatically fulfilled. Female mice would become more aggressive, often killing all their offspring and ditching their mates. The males, unable to comprehend their role...

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I Was Offline During Gamergate

Farewells can be devastating, but returns are unquestionably worse. Memories of what was become realities of what is, and that can be the hardest pill to swallow. I was offline during Gamergate and now that I'm online, explaining how the whole ordeal looks to the...

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Meet Ollie, the App Controlled Speed Machine

Another year, another buying season and those looking to get the most out of their Bluetooth-enabled smartphones need look no further than the Sphero company and its new toy, Ollie. Last year, Sphero graced our shores as one of the more enjoyable robotic companions for the...

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Would You Mind if Super Smash Bros. Wii U were Delayed?

While the Nintendo 3DS version hits stores in October, Nintendo are still keeping mum on the release date for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U which has been chalked up as being due to extensive bug testing. But what if Super Smash Bros. for Wii U...

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The Explanation

It's no secret that our stellar, much hyped "Year of Aussie-Gamer Reinvention" in 2014 has turned out to be more of a game of "where are the updates". And it sucks that it has taken almost half the year to get to a point where...