It’s not quite the hoax that other sites reported on a few days ago, but it seems that things went a bit wrong over the weekend for 123-Reg. As The Register calls it, a true TITSUP (Total Inability To Support Usual Performance) error has taken a number of 123-Reg’s VPS (Virtual Private Server) customers offline. ..
Before I start, I must mention again the SteamLibrary checker for Chrome. It helps you avoid purchasing a bundle where you already own most of the games. Anyway, telltale games have a Humble Bundle on the go at the moment, and for those of us that like the resurgence of point and click puzzlers it will contain ..
It is only a few short weeks until the RePlay events group take the show on the road again to Blackpool. Play Expo Blackpool is something I earmark in my calendar each year and I always aim to attend. Held in the Norcolympia Exhibition Centre, Play Blackpool is jam-packed full of retro gaming goodness and of course ..
It seems to be almost a weekly, if not daily, occurrence that a new piece of hideous cryptoware hits the internet. One such piece called Petya was released into the wild only a short while ago, and was one of the nastier implementations I had seen in a while. Petya imitates a CHKDSK scan, something ..
WhatsApp has taken the huge step forward for user privacy today. A year-long partnership with Open Whisper Systems has resulted in end-to-end encryption being implemented across the app; switched on for all users by default. Encryption has been a part of WhatsApp in some form for a while, but the main change for users now is that ..
Final Fantasy XV has finally been given a release date of September 30th on both the PlayStation 4 and XBOX One.This date was announced during Square-Enix’s live stream, Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV, which was a source of much information about the long-delayed game. What was originally going to be one of the many entries into in the ..
Yes, you read that right. Flappy Bird has been coded in Super Mario World – LIVE! Super Mario World is a game that has a few oddities. Firstly it is possible by performing a sequence of very precise in-game actions to allow you to take full control of the game itself. A number of very talented ..
A short while ago I reviewed the Optoma uDAC3 headphone amp. Today Optoma has released the new and improved uDAC5 (seemingly jumping over number 4?). It retains the minuscule size of the uDAC3 but has improved audio potential, greater power and performance due to its improved new innards. Find out more over at http://www.optomaeurope.com/soundproduct/uDAC5 Press Release: ..
You’ve probably all read about this already but what the hell. A Battle.net forum poster who asked for the “over-the-shoulder” victory pose to be removed from Tracer, citing that it undermines the characters “sillyness” and that it forces Tracer into the role of another “bland female sex symbol” has had their request granted. User Fipps, went on ..
I don’t know why it exists but I have to admit this feels strangely mesmerizing to watch. Someone is streaming (not at the moment due to tech issues) an in-game deer cam from GTA V. Running on a hacked version of GTA V the in-game camera follows a spawned deer around San Andreas. The deer has ..
First if you haven’t seen this, click play below: A Star Trek fan film is being sued over it’s use of copyrighted material over in the United States. The above is a short film by Axanar Productions put out as a statement of intent, showing how much could be done with a reasonable budget and ..
Supporting a charity of your choice, Humble Bundle is back with another Jumbo Bundle of games! Well, at the moment the games list is quite short. But like Humble Bundles of the past, this will increase over the life of the bundle itself. The games listed so far include Oceanhorn, Shadowrun Chronicles and WARMACHINE Tactics ..