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How old do you look?

How old do you look?

Even been told you look either older or younger than you really are?  Were they being extra nice or a bit nasty?  Well how about letting a computer have a look and give you an answer based on an equation? Microsoft recently set up the website how-old.net which allows users to upload a photo of themselves to then be delivered[Read More…]

What are Video games consoles doing at school?

What are Video games consoles doing at school?

Over the past few years computers and tablet devices have become essential tools for education but what about video games consoles? With the launch of Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes earlier this year I spoke with Edu-tech expert Dan Donahoo.   He talks about his Infinity Learning program that uses the popular Disney Infinity video game to help teach primary school[Read More…]

Minecraft available on PS4 disc this week

Minecraft available on PS4 disc this week

Minecraft. From its small beginnings as a independent PC game back in 2009 this now massively popular game that involves building things out of blocks has sold tens of millions of copies…but it doesn’t stop there. Earlier last month Microsoft bought out the company that created Minecraft however from this week (Friday October 3) the game is available on disc[Read More…]

Playstation’s GT Academy competition underway

Playstation’s GT Academy competition underway

So you like playing racing video games, but could you cut it behind the wheel of a race car in the real world? Well here’s your chance to find out. Through a competition on Playstation 3’s Gran Turismo 6game the nation’s best racers will be chosen to participate in the Nissan Playstation GT Academy to see if their virtual skills[Read More…]

Wireless controller brings the games console to your iOS device

Wireless controller brings the games console to your iOS device

Console style gaming on your iPhone or iPad. It it possible?  Well not if you’re happy to sit there flicking away at the screen. SteelSeries has just released the first wireless gamepad controller designed to bring the type of control you’re used to on console systems to your Apple mobile device. Apple’s latest update, iOS 7, features built-in conroller support[Read More…]