Archive for the ‘…said “Plug me in and play me.”’ Category

The Wii Laptop!

January 19, 2007

It’s the Wii laptop! http://www.engadget.com/2007/01/19/the-wii-laptop/

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PS3 hacked to accept Xbox 360 controller

January 10, 2007

If you’re running Fedora Core 5 on your PS3 and happen to have an Xbox 360 controller lying around — blasphemy, we know — then you may be interested to know that a new hack makes the PlayStation 3 capable of accepting instructions from its arch rival’s wired controller.

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Burger King games sell 2million, reach Gears of War popularity level

December 22, 2006

The Burger King games have sold 2 million copies in a month, just like Gears of War did. Is it time for Cliffy B to start hawking BK Doubles? I doubt it because BK are losing money on this big time. After all it isn’t to make money off the game, but rather to make shedloads of money off the burgers.

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Wii Sports: The Most Important Game of 2006?

December 22, 2006

Industry rag Gamasutra has published its Quantum Leap awards for 2006, citing five video games from the past year that excelled in “innovation and advancing the state of the art of the industry.” You already know number one. It’s Wii Sports. Gama editor Frank Cifaldi sums up nicely why the tech demo pack-in nabbed the top spot. Here’s to Gav and Dave trying to pwn me over Chistmas.

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Solution to PS3 crashing wireless networks

December 22, 2006

Raph explains how to solve the noted bug caused by installing a PS3 on a wireless network through a Linksys WRT54GL. Its pretty straightforward when you know how. People are frying their networks and bricking their routers by not setting up the PS3 wireless properly.

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