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Chris Mayer

Tech geek and writer for n3rdabl3. Also a software and game developer. Creator of 'Brain App', 'CalcTab' & 'Blockmatix'.

Nintendo launches Miiverse web/mobile beta

Nintendo today launched the beta version of Miiverse for web and mobile. Users of the Nintendo-themed social network can now sign in on through the web browser on their PC, or on their smartphones/tablets with dedicated mobile versions of the website.
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Zelda: A Link to the Past sequel announced

In a surprising announcement, Nintendo today revealed that they are working on a direct sequel to the SNES classic The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. The SNES original is widely considered one of the best in the series, and certainly the best of the top-down Zelda games...

Microsoft enables full Flash support on Windows 8

Microsoft today announced a change in the way that Adobe Flash is supported in their Windows 8 operating system...
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Surface RT, four months on…

It’s been around four months now since Microsoft released the first product in their Surface family of PCs, the Surface RT tablet. Surface RT is a Tegra 3 powered tablet running Windows RT - a version of Windows 8 built for computers with ARM processors. If you’re not familiar with Surface RT you can read my original review here. So, four months on, what’s changed?

Nintendo Declares 2013 ‘The Year of Luigi’

Nintendo's president Satoru Iwata has named 2013 'The Year of Luigi'...

F-Zero arrives on Wii U Virtual Console

Last month saw the launch of Wii U's Virtual Console 'Preview'. The full Virtual Console service launches later this year, but until then Nintendo are treating us with one game each month at a ridiculously low price (depending where you are, either $0.30, €0.30, or £0.30)...

8 top apps for your new Windows Phone

The Windows Phone Store is packed full of apps, some good, some not so good. This is a guide to a few useful apps you...

A Week With Wii U

I’d like to preface this article by saying that I’m a lifelong fan of Nintendo, so I never really questioned whether I should/shouldn’t purchase...

Review: Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Two years after the rebirth of Windows Phone (previously known as Windows Mobile), Microsoft and HTC announced a partnership to produce the first ever...

Review: Microsoft Surface RT

Microsoft Surface RT A few months ago when Microsoft announced that they would begin developing their own range of PCs many were surprised, not least...

Microsoft Wedge Mobile Keyboard Review

Surface isn’t the only new hardware from Microsoft this year – The company are also releasing a new mobile keyboard and mouse alongside the...

New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)

There are few games I look forward to more than a new Mario game, the franchise has managed to maintain such a consistently high...

A quick look at Pebble

Who wears a watch these days? Certainly not me, and I’m not alone. Other devices we might carry around have become increasingly useful; mobile...
Project Boom

Review: Project Boom for iPad

Project Boom, the first iPad game from developers Ventora Studios, a relative newbie to the iOS scene, founded earlier this year. The aim of the...
OnLive will arrive on OUYA at launch

News: OnLive coming to OUYA console

In an unexpected move, OnLive have announced a partnership with OUYA that will bring their cloud gaming service to the OUYA console at launch. For...

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