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BlackBerry Playbook launch day sales 50,000 strong

BlackBerry Playbook launch day sales 50,000 strong

By 21 April 2011

Launch day sales for RIM's new Blackberry PlayBook tablet have emerged which, although better than expected, still aren't the massive numbers seen when the Apple iPad 2 was launched last month. According to Mike Abramsky, the General Manager over at RBC... >>

VIDEO: Android's world domination visualised

VIDEO: Android's world domination visualised

By 25 February 2011

Ever wondered just what the Android revolution would look like if it was plotted on a futuristic neon map? Sure you have, and luckily for you Google has produced that very graphic, showing the Android world assault take hold with huge numbers of devices... >>

iPad blamed for poor PC sales

iPad blamed for poor PC sales

By 13 January 2011

"Modest" PC sales in the final quarter of 2010 have been blamed on the boom in tablets, particularly the success of the Apple iPad. Business analysts IDC and Gartner both reported that PC sales were much lower than expected; with just a 2.7 - 3.1 per... >>

Nintendo DS becomes all time best-selling gaming system in US

Nintendo DS becomes all time best-selling gaming system in US

By 5 January 2011

Nintendo has announced that its super-popular handheld gaming device, the Nintendo DS, has achieved the title of the best-selling gaming system in US of all time. The figures are obviously pretty impressive, with over 47 million units sold in the us alone,... >>

Zuckerburg Time Person of the Year as Facebook crime soars

Zuckerburg Time Person of the Year as Facebook crime soars

By 15 December 2010

Mark Zuckerburg, billionaire founder of Facebook, has just been made Time magazine's Person of the Year under the shadow of reports that Facebook is becoming a hive crime - both oniline and in the real world. A report just out has marked Facebook as having... >>

Personal use of company laptops putting companies "at risk"

Personal use of company laptops putting companies "at risk"

By 20 March 2009

Research carried out by Opinion Matters and Vodafone has found that people with work mobiles and laptops are potentially putting their companies at risk with personal use of the devices once 5.30pm comes around. Sampling from over 1000 business people... >>

Mario Kart Wii tops global games chart for 2008

Mario Kart Wii tops global games chart for 2008

By 4 February 2009

Global sales data has shown that Nintendo's Mario Kart Wii was the biggest selling game across the world in 2008, selling nearly 9 million games across the UK, US and Japanese markets. This data has been compiled from a collaboration between GfK Chart-Track,... >>

Brain Training "does not improve mental sharpness"

By 26 January 2009

All those hours spent on your DS crunching numbers and memorising words on a brain training game, may well have amounted to nothing if a recent report is to be believed. Researchers at the University of Rennes in Brittany have concluded that there is... >>

Nintendo consoles smash US sales records in 2008

Nintendo consoles smash US sales records in 2008

By 16 January 2009

Following the news that Nintendo's consoles managed to smash European sales records in 2008, new US sales data has shown it has done the same across the pond as well. In 2008, a total of 10.17 million Wii consoles were sold to the American public, breaking... >>

Konami announces Wii Balance Board game

Konami announces Wii Balance Board game

By 13 January 2009

Konami has announced a new game due out later in the year that will utilise the Wii Balance Board. Called Marbles! Balance Challenge, the skill-based action title will see gamers trying to help an ant called Anthony save his colony by locating the mythical... >>


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