‘Wakie’ – The Social Alarm Clock Designed to Rise and Shine

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 “How do you like your eggs in the morning?” sings the cheery, American-accented voice on the other end of my mobile at 7.59 am. “Eh? Who is this, sorry?” I reply groggily. “It’s Raymond, dude! Your wake up call!” And at this I sit bolt upright, opening my blind and smiling. I received Raymond’s call through the new app, ‘Wakie’: More...

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Should you buy Devil May Cry?

  I never played the original Devil May Cry games. To be completely honest, I’ve never been much of and hack and slash game fan.  So it’s hard to compare the new DMC:Devil May Cry to other Hack and Slash More...

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A Student’s guide to buying a cheaper Tablet

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XCOM: Enemy Unknown, the best game you aren’t playing

XCOM was a franchise from the nineties that released its last game in 2001, around the time turn based strategy games started going the way of the dinosaur. Turn based games haven’t really had a good decade, More...

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Faster Than Light: A game everyone should try out

Faster than Light (FTL) is a spaceship management game, but don’t let that description scare you off. That is just the simplest way of describing this experience. In actuality it is a survival game, where you More...

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Tribes Ascend: The FPS you should be playing

  The original Tribes games were something of a cult hit in the early Noughties, their mixture of frenetically fast paced combat, explosive action and a visual style reminiscent of Halo and Unreal Tournament More...

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By Alexander Williams On Thursday, December 29th, 2011
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2012: Tech Year in Review

Somewhere between a Governmental commandeering of Twitter and the commercial launch of HD Contact Lenses, the Technology industry became decidedly constrained in 2012. 2011’s lawsuit culture forced commercial More...

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By Patrick DArcy On Saturday, November 26th, 2011
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Skyrim: The game that feeds on time.

I bought Skyrim for my PC the moment it came out, and I’ve only just managed to tear myself away from it. To put things into perspective, Modern Warfare 3’s campaign takes 5 hours to complete, and I More...