Video: MIT geeks play Tetris... on the side of a building

Tetris is one those classic games that has been around for a long time, yet continues to be more popular than ever.

Tetris cures flashbacks where other games don't

Tetris appears to have a unique ability to reduce unpleasant flashbacks, Oxford University scientists have found. While the discovery probably won't lead to teams of medics rushing to disaster scenes clutching games consoles, it could have implications for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder.

It's not just the iPhone: Google pulls apps from Android

Although Apple's arbitrary and capricious censorship on the iPhone App Store has become legendary, even the most self-proclaimed open app platform on the market has to regulate itself sometimes.