Welcome to the telco, we've got fun and games: BT inks 5-year deal to outsource mainframe management to IBM

a week ago

You lot can keep the blinkenlights flashing but you'll have to be TUPEd from BT...


Google unveils Game Servers in beta, for hosting global, multi-player games

2 weeks ago

The new managed service is a souped up version of Agones, the open-source game hosting platform built on top of Kubernetes.


Gog Spring Sale 2020 with more than 2500 discounted games until March 30

3 weeks ago

Gog unveiled the company's annual Spring Sale yesterday. The gaming platform holds several sales throughout the year and Spring Sale is just one of them. Customers and new users find more than […]


Apple bans COVID-19 games and restricts virus-related apps to authoritative souces

3 weeks ago

No virus-fragging fun unless you’re actually fragging viruses – and no universal developer fee waiver either


Play your favorite Gameboy Advance games on your computer with the VBA-M emulator

a month ago

The best way to experience a game is to play it on the hardware it was made for. But not everyone may have the luxury of obtaining older consoles, as they can […]


Tabletop battle-toys purveyor Games Workshop again warns of risks in Microsoft Dynamics 365 ERP project

3 months ago

Project holding steady for resident techies but white knuckle ride continues


When is an electrical engineer not an engineer? When Arizona's state regulators decide to play word games

4 months ago

Professional licensing rules collide with common parlance, again


DeepMind gets good at games (and choosing them) – plus more bits and bytes from the world of machine learning

5 months ago

Roundup Including: AI exercises in Safety Gym


How to block Steam from updating games automatically

5 months ago

Valve's Steam platform client will update any installed game or application automatically by default. If there is a network connection when you start Steam or Steam is running, updates will be installed […]


Play old PC games in widescreen resolutions with Game Widescreener

6 months ago

Do you like to play old PC games? One problem that you may encounter is that they don't support widescreen resolutions. If you have been spoiled by modern game graphics, getting back […]


Play local multiplayer games on Steam over the Internet with Remote Play Together

6 months ago

Remote Play Together is a new feature of the Steam gaming client that unlocks capabilities to play local multiplayer games with friends over the Internet. Valve Software launched Remote Play Together in […]


Internet Archive adds 2500 playable DOS games to the archive

6 months ago

The Internet Archive is one of our favorite spots on the Internet, and that is not only because of its excellent wayback machine to access changed or deleted webpages and sites, but […]


US games company Blizzard kowtows to Beijing by banning gamer who dared to bring up Hong Kong

6 months ago

'Every voice matters' unless there's renminbi to be had


This image-recognition roulette is all fun and games... until it labels you a rape suspect, divorcee, or a racial slur

7 months ago

If we could stop teaching AI insults, that would be great


Pokemon Go becomes Pokemon No as games biz Niantic agrees to curb trespassing addicts

8 months ago


Crunch time: It's all fun and video games until you're being pressured into working for free

8 months ago


Microsoft to shut down Windows 7 Games Servers on January 22, 2020

9 months ago

Microsoft revealed in a forum post on the official Microsoft Answers forum that it plans to shut down games servers for games that require Internet connectivity for its Windows 7, Windows XP, […]


Akamai CEO: Playing games from the cloud? Seems too expensive to be viable right now

10 months ago

Akamai Edge World 'It is something we are interested in … but the economic model hasn’t worked out yet'


Xbox Game Pass for PC: Price, Games, Availability, and my thoughts

10 months ago

Microsoft launched the subscription service Xbox Game Pass for PC officially during its press event at the E3 2019 conference. Head of Xbox and gaming at Microsoft, Phil Spencer, revealed the new […]


Google Stadia: Price, Games, Availability, and my thoughts

10 months ago

Google announced the game streaming platform and service Stadia earlier this year while Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo are preparing new console launches. Stadia streams games to compatible devices instead of relying on […]