Earlier this year, I was gifted a free top-of-the-line "smart toilet." I invited my Thanksgiving guests to test it out.
Sega's 16bit machine set a whole bunch of precedents that the games world is still following.
If you're looking for an escape from familial bonding over the next couple of days, these are the worlds you should immerse yourself in.
Terry Davis, a schizophrenic programmer, spent ten years building an operating system in order to talk to God.
In 1994, Sony came up with a system that managed to create its own market and wipe out all competitors.
A group calling itself Aerith has launched DDoS attacks against the Ottawa and Toronto cops because they say the police arrested the wrong kid in a "swatting" case.
"I am Uber. I can see my thousands of cars. I don't know if I am an extension of them or they are an extension of me."
Here are five reasons gamers tend to put their controllers down and move on to the next items on their to-play lists.
Life is pretty chill after inventing the original addictive puzzle game and then escaping the KGB.
The Creators Project went behind the scenes with John Cale and Liam Young as they created the first drone orchestra performance at the Barbican's Digital Revolution.
Yesterday, in the spirit of landing things on distant satellites, Lunar Mission One launched a Kickstarter with the aim of raising funds to probe the south pole of the moon
The new Oculus Rift–enabled game has 300 billion star systems waiting to be explored, conquered, and plundered.
Lightning never strikes the same place twice, until it does, and you're in a rocket to the moon.
Advanced Warfare has been out in the wild for a little while now, but can this year's offering win over those who feel that the series has grown tired and turgid?
Snapcash, Snapchat's new in-app payment system, could encourage its already thriving amateur porn subculture.
It's cute and cuddly, but it also gives your brain a workout: LBP3 is an excellent addition to a well acclaimed series.
Today, Motherboard launched a science fiction short story series called Terraform. They've published four pieces so far, including writing by Cory Doctorow and this story by futurist Bruce Sterling about Ukrainian hackers.
Welcome to the "Extreme Truck," a traveling Army recruitment tool loaded with video games and TV screens that's used to get the youth of today excited about signing up for the military-industrial complex.
The process may be imperfect, but according to a new study, it's not totally worthless.
Not only will these machines allow astronauts some variety in their diets, they'll get access to living, green, growing life in space stations that sorely need it.
For the next several months, as new iterations take over both the 3DS and Wii U, Super Smash Bros. is likely to become the reason your social life shifts from a bar stool to a sofa. Here's how not to embarrass yourself in the process.
Basingstoke, a wholly unremarkable English town with a population just shy of a packed stadium, is to receive a video game in its "honor."
Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw's "Zero Punctuation" series should be your point of reference every time you think about throwing some cash at a new video game.
Gone are the days of macho virtual meatheads. Now, male video game protagonists are far more likely to be sensitive, suffering souls.