Nintendo Switch will support parental control to regulate the use of the console by children. Parents will be able to monitor the number of hours and the nature of games being played with the Nintendo Switch Parental Controls app.
Microsoft previewed an exciting lineup of virtual gaming headsets at CES 2017. The prototypes of the Windows Holographic VR headsets from HP, Acer and Dell were displayed at the event.
Gaming January 6, 2017
Haptic feedback in gaming has been a thing for decades, but not much has changed since the technology came into play. However, with the OmniWear Arc neckband, it could finally bring something fresh to the table. Everything seems to rest squarely on the device's Kickstarter success.
Gadgets October 20, 2016
'Tekken 7' will not include a cross-platform feature when it releases in early 2017. Katsuhiro Harada, project lead and director of the arcade game, said that PC gamers who have a reputation of cheating on games are the reason behind this decision.
Video Games September 26, 2016
The Maingear R1 Razer Edition is out, and it's one heck of a gaming desktop that every gamer will likely want to nab. In a word, the powerhouse packs in impressive components to run practically any current PC title.
Computers September 5, 2016
HP steps back into the gaming scene with the Omen X Desktop, a cube-shaped PC designed to support 4K and VR. The form factor is not just for looks either, as it offers some big benefits too.
Computers August 17, 2016
Gamescom organizers announced tighter security measures for the upcoming event, and attendees may not like it. The restrictions will not only impact cosplay fans, but all attendees who will face long waiting lines at the Koelnmesse exhibition center.
Video Games August 4, 2016
Twitch is a place for gaming, streaming and some cash making, and a donation troll just cut its teeth in it. PayPal foiled the mischievous plan of one iNexus_Ninja, who aimed at leaving streamers $50,000 in debt.
Internet June 9, 2016
The biggest show in the video game industry is just a few weeks away — here's the full list of every title you can expect to see at this year's conference.
Video Games May 21, 2016
Springfree Trampoline with tgoma transforms into an outdoor gaming system that provides fun exercise for the entire family.
Video Games May 9, 2016
'Doom' was a true innovator, and helped create the modern shooter — and while some may say that the subsequent ripoffs were all garbage, there were a few that helped push the genre forward.
Video Games May 4, 2016
Individuals with ADHD, anxiety, and depression were more likely to show signs of technology addiction. Additionally, the addiction was found to be more prevalent in young, single men compared to others, reveals a new study.
Healthy Living/Wellness April 29, 2016
Logitech walked a different path of showcasing its 6810 gaming keyboards at PAX East 2016. The company connected 160 such keyboards to come up with an 8-bit display to project a rather retro but cute animation.
Gadgets April 26, 2016
‘Rainbow Six Siege’s’ upcoming DLC lands in May, according to Ubisoft. ‘Operation Dust Line’ contains two new operators, Blackbeard and Valkyrie, which will add novel tactics and challenges to the fast-paced FPS.
Video Games April 24, 2016
'Destiny’s' April Update recently went live, but fans already have their eyes on a new objective. According to the latest clues, the upcoming major update for the title could land as early as Sept. 20.
Video Games April 21, 2016
Roblox gaming platform announced the expansion into virtual reality with its launch for Oculus Rift.
Geek April 15, 2016
Humans can still beat computers in complex problem-solving, such as in the complex matter of quantum physics. Through the game Quantum Moves, Danish researchers recruit players to help them figure out the quantum speed limit and build a quantum computer in the future.
April 14, 2016
EVGA recently built a portable gaming rig packed with promising features, including full GUI support. The SC17 Gaming Laptop is ready and willing to take gamers on 4K UHD adventures, pushing its multiple overclocking-friendly hardware to the max.
Computers April 7, 2016
Xbox One recently sold its 20th million unit console, according to reports from VGChartz. Although the figure is still only half of PlayStation 4’s performance, Xbox One gauges its success by other metrics.
Business March 16, 2016
New research discovered that high usage of video games translated to higher odds of better intellectual functioning and overall competence in school among children. It also found that gaming may help improve kids' cognition and social skills.
LIFE March 11, 2016
Nintendo held a Nintendo Direct video conference where it presented its upcoming releases for 2016. Good news comes for new 3DS console owners who will be able to play SNES games, and the list is quite consistent.
Video Games March 5, 2016
Bethesda recently released another patch aimed at making the 'Fallout 4' experience even more memorable. This time, PC gamers were the first to get their hands on patch 1.4, with Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in tow.
Video Games March 1, 2016
‘Neverending Nightmares’ is scheduled to roll out on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita this year. The porting of Infinitap Games’ title on consoles raises goose bumps, as the game is much more subtle than a jump scare.
Video Games February 28, 2016
Sony thinks that many PlayStation 4 and Vita titles are too easy on players, so it ported 'Risk of Rain' from PC. The intense, borderline frustrating epic game will come with new features and improved online capabilities.
Video Games February 24, 2016
Thanks to Ubisoft Russia, the system requirements for 'Tom Clancy’s The Division' leaked out. Should the information stand true at the official game release, this is excellent news for gamers with second-best rigs.
Video Games January 23, 2016
One of the best indie video games of 2015 landed on PlayStation 4 recently. Meet 'Tachyon Project,' a game where you blast your enemies in a colorful, intense, immersive gameplay reminiscent of the golden days of dual stick shooters.
Video Games January 22, 2016
'The Avengers' is currently one of the biggest entertainment properties on the planet ... so, where are all the video games? As it turns out, Marvel's always been pretty stingy about digitizing Earth's Mightiest Heroes ...
Geek January 20, 2016
2015 was a big year for gaming, but there are some potential headlines leading into 2016 that could easily top it.
Geek December 22, 2015
The Pew Research Center recently unveiled the results of a gaming-related study in the United States. The findings were surprising due to the age and gender of the participants, but underlined the existence of stereotypical labeling.
Video Games December 17, 2015
VirZoom's virtual reality stationary bike system is now available for preorder.
Gadgets December 16, 2015
A report published by the anti-tobacco nonprofit Truth Initiative indicates that the glamorized portrayal of tobacco use in gaming might be influencing young players to pick up the habit.
Geek December 15, 2015
Vuzix's iWear Video Heahphones for movies, gaming and virtual reality are now available for shipping.
Wearable Tech December 14, 2015
Buoyed by the success of its Xbox One Black Friday deals, Microsoft has extended its holiday discounts. Through Dec. 26, buyers can slice $50 off the price of any Xbox One bundle of their choice.
Video Games December 10, 2015
If you would like to play Nintendo DS games on your iOS 9 iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, it's possible without jailbreaking. Here's a guide on how to install the nds4ios emulator on your device.
Video Games November 30, 2015
Lenovo and Razer have announced a partnership that will see the two companies build a new range of gaming computers. The first of the computers will be shown off at CES 2016.
Computers November 27, 2015
Microsoft has announced two new new feature phones, the Nokia 230 and Nokia 230 Dual Sim, which retail for just $55.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 25, 2015
Christmas starts earlier and earlier each year, and GameStop is keeping that trend going: the gaming retailer's 'Pre-Black Friday Event' deals have just made their way online.
Geek November 20, 2015
Open-world games are all the rage these days, and it looks like EA is finally throwing its hat into the race: the publisher announced that it'd be developing its own take on open-world gaming in the near future.
Geek November 17, 2015
Gamers have turned one of the world's most boring video games into a worthy charitable cause.
Geek November 16, 2015
Following Satoru Iwata's death, gamers have been wondering what will happen to Nintendo's recurring Internet podcast/press conference, Nintendo Direct. Good news: it'll be back before you know it.
Geek October 28, 2015
Some gamers are just more dedicated than others. For example, one player spent more than four hours walking across every map available in the core 'Grand Theft Auto' games.
Geek October 15, 2015
Relatively speaking, EA has a pretty diverse catalog of games, but something's been msising for a long while, and the publisher knows it.
Geek October 15, 2015
Usually, Steam's Midweek Madness sale is limited to just one or two games — this week's sale, on the other hand, features an entire library of stealth games!
Geek October 14, 2015
With more and more broken games hitting store shelves, gamers have started to wonder if there's any way to push back. Thanks to a new British law, they may have found a way.
Geek October 2, 2015
The Oculus Rift is currently the frontrunner in the virtual reality arms race, thanks in part to an already-growing library - and we've got the definitive list of every major game headed to the Oculus.
Geek September 30, 2015