As hackers go their technical skills aren’t bad – they managed to carry out a denial-of-service attack on Xbox Live and PlayStation Network that disrupted use of the games at a peak Christmas moment.
Welcome to HITC Gaming’s 12 films of Christmas. A pick of festive classics for those less inclined to wade through It’s a Wonderful Life on Christmas Day.
Google is getting into publishing song lyrics online.
British books and apps publisher Nosy Crow has made a succession of beautiful fairytale apps, all with a strong eye on encouraging reading, not just tapping on interactive whizziness.
Endless Reader is full of character: an app where a troop of colourful monsters teach your children how to spell a series of words, as well as acting them out.
The remaster of the classic survival horror is coming as a cross-buy, but only if you put your money down before the game releases.
It’s Mercenary Day on Elpis so why not join in the murderous celebrations and try and get a new gun while you’re at it.
Old is gold: as flip phones, vinyls and desktop PCs become hip again, 2015 could mark the year of retro-tech.
Facebook will look to carry its current momentum into the new year through mobile while competing against Google and other social media networks.
Vainglory takes one of the most hardcore PC gaming genres – MOBA – and makes it marvellously enjoyable (yet no less hardcore) to play on a touchscreen device.
Facebook is testing Snapchat-style disappearing messages within its Messenger app in France, offering users the ability to set a message to self-destruct an hour after it is sent.
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