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Tardis soda machine: Matt Smith is Sprite

A comic book store puts a unique soda machine into service, serving up cold carbonated cans of cola from the inside of a Tardis.

By March 5, 2013

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Animator hacks Zelda so you can play as Zelda

If it ever seemed strange to you that the eponymous heroine of the Legend of Zelda series is unplayable, one animator took matters into her own hands to remedy the situation.

By March 17, 2013

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Baldur's Gate arrives for iPad

BioWare's Baldur's Gate has joined the line-up of classic titles to be ported to Apple's tablet. So, is it a hit or a miss?

By December 9, 2012

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IE takes Contre Jour to the next level

Where's a popular iPad game like Contre Jour to go after winning 'Game of the Year' from Apple itself? Why, HTML5, of course -- and it's getting there with help from an unlikely source: Microsoft.

By October 9, 2012

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Game Dev Stories: Barrel of Donkeys

Toybox is a wonderful multitasking game concept, the likes of which has not ever crossed our paths before. Expat New Zealand developers Sam Baird and Julian Frost tell us about how they got it done.

By August 23, 2012

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Japanese cargo ship launched on flight to space station

A Japanese cargo ship is on track for berthing at the International Space Station next week, carrying five tons of supplies and equipment, including a small research aquarium and other science gear.

By July 20, 2012

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Best Spectrum games ever

Forget apps -- growing up in the 80s was all about platformers, puzzlers, text adventures and isometric 3D.

By April 24, 2012

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Metroid NES hits 3DS eShop this week

NES space-shooty adventure Metroid hits the Nintendo 3DS on Thursday. Pew pew! But should gamers expect more?

By March 12, 2012

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Send your own satellite into space

A Cornell grad student wants to make it easy and affordable enough for anyone to explore space, so he and some like-minded collaborators have built little satellites called Sprite.

By October 10, 2011

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Flash-derived iPad game tops App Store charts

Machinarium today became the top-selling app on Apple's App Store, indicating that at least some people are fine with Flash apps on iOS.

By September 9, 2011