OpenFeint shifts Android gaming into overdrive

OpenFeint shifted Android-based gaming into overdrive today with its long-awaited announcement to fully support Google's popular mobile OS.

Young gamers have fitness of 60-year-olds

Gaming can give you the reaction time of a fighter pilot but the fitness of a 60-year-old, according to a study.

Gamers attempt mass breakout from Chinese rehab clinic

Internet addicts at a Chinese rehab clinic have been recaptured after a mass breakout in which they tied their instructor to his bed.

Gloves promise gesture-based computing on the cheap

They may look like something a clown would wear, but a pair of multi-coloured gloves could soon be de rigeur for gamers.

Control your Android phone with a Wii Remote

You can't do this on the iPhone: a new app is available on the Android Market that allows users to sync up their Wii controller to play games on any device running Google's mobile OS.

Human Media Lab showcases bendable mobile gaming displays

The Human Media Lab recently showcased its Cobra bendable projection screen system for mobile gaming at Atlanta's Computer-Human Interaction conference.

Gamers more prone to spam and phishing

Gamers beware - you're 50 percent more likely to suffer spam and phishing attacks than other social network users.

Nvidia's GTX 480 expected to redefine PC gaming

Nvidia has unveiled its long-awaited Fermi-based GTX graphics card lineup at the PAX East gaming festival in Boston, Massachusetts.

Panasonic and Best Buy tout 3D TV

Panasonic has embarked on a new campaign to promote its 3D television sets in Best Buy stores across the United States.

Parents leave real baby to die in favor of online avatar

A heartbreaking story of parents who left their three-month old, premature baby to die of malnourishment, while they raised a virtual daughter online in an MMORPG has surfaced over on ABC.

Anti piracy measures harm legitimate gamers

 The battle against piracy is sinking the legitimate gamer according to gaming site Kotaku, which says new efforts by the likes of Ubisoft, Sony and Nintendo to protect their games puts all gamers, legit or not, in the same boat.

Anti Bush video game nixed

 With a veritable wealth of video games in existence, one doesn’t often spare a thought to those that didn’t quite make it, but a recent interview with game developer David Jaffe provides some insight into what could have been a highly controversial first person shooter based on George W. Bush's polices abroad.

No gaming or iPods allowed in space

In space, no one can hear you scream or listen to your iPod.