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8-bit games

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Nintoaster stuffs a Nintendo console into a retro toaster

Shiny appliances and breakfast food come together with an 8-bit classic Nintendo system to create a retro marvel of a gaming console.

By February 24, 2015

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Game Developers Conference 2015

The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.

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'Game of Thrones' with NES effects and music

Author George R.R. Martin writes on a DOS word processor, so it makes sense to watch "Game of Thrones" with a 8-bit soundtrack and sound effects, right?

By September 4, 2014

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Discussing Amazon's newest robot helpers on Tomorrow Daily

Amazon purchased Kiva Systems back in 2012, and now, the company is putting its robot research to good use by using them in 10 of its mega-warehouses across the United States. Shipping can often be frustrating, but it's pretty neat to know a robot might help fulfill your Prime order this holiday season.

By December 1, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 094: Amazon's newest robot helpers, a portable video gaming trailer and more

On today's show, we check out Amazon's fleet of 15,000 robot helpers, an eBay auction for a trailer containing 25 playable Xbox 360 consoles, light-painting Swiss robots creating 8-bit art, and a pizza bed Kickstarter.

By December 1, 2014

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Take 'taxers' to task in Republican video game

In the great American tradition of weird political stunts comes the 8-bit video game "Giopi: 2014 Mission Majority."

By August 26, 2014

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The Arcade: a capitalist commune of indie game development

Playing host to 19 different companies, the Arcade in Melbourne, Australia is dedicated to changing the face of indie game development. Just don't call it an incubator.

By December 21, 2014

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First two seasons of 'The Walking Dead' get 8-bit treatment

CineFix has released a 4-minute animated recap of the first two seasons of AMC's "The Walking Dead" that shows just how awesome the series would be as a retro video game.

By March 18, 2015

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1 million UK children to be given a free computer for coding

Samsung, Microsoft, ARM and the people behind Raspberry Pi are collaborating with publicly funded UK broadcaster the BBC on the Micro Dot device.

By March 12, 2015

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Will Ferrell wants to play video games with you

Actor and comedian Will Ferrell launches an Indiegogo campaign to raise money for children with cancer. One lucky winner to play video games with Mr. Burgundy himself.

By September 12, 2014

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Crawl: A competitive arcade dungeon-brawler on show at PAX Aus 2014

As part of our showcase of indie games, we chat with developer Powerhoof about Crawl, the frantic, arcade-style game that pits you against three friends in a dungeon frenzy.

By November 2, 2014