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Xbox Series X Review: A retrogamer’s perspective

Microsoft has a brand new shiny console out capable of cutting-edge next-gen visuals and gameplay. So naturally, I’ve been playing old games on it. It’s…

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ABC Confirms It Will Show “Revolution Of The Daleks” (But Not When)

The news overnight that we would be getting a “new” episode of Doctor Who was great — and it we’ll see it on the ABC,…

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Britbox Australia review: Great content — with some big catches

The UK-centric streaming service Britbox has rather quietly and subtly “soft launched” into Australia, at $8.99 a month. Here’s my early impressions of what it…

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I’ve been very busy…

Once again, it’s time to wrap up nearly-all the work I’ve been doing over the past month. There’s quite a lot of it. Vertical Hold…

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Is Apple’s “App Store Small Business” Platform Really That Generous?

Apple overnight announced a drop for lower-earning app store developers, effectively halving its commission rate from the start of next year. That sounds like good…

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Does Super Mario Bros Game & Watch really need more games?

Super Mario Bros Game & Watch, Nintendo’s first Game & Watch in 29 years is now available — if you were lucky enough to score a pre-order — and already folks are hacking them and complaining that there’s simply not enough games on the unit to make it worthwhile. I think they’re missing the point.

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That whole Lizzies thing

So, I’m largely writing this to take my mind off the pending American election, which I’ve been spending far too much time watching, reading and…

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Can’t Put It In The Hands Of Fate

It’s going to be an interesting week ahead, especially if you follow US politics. This is somewhat fuelling what optimism I have. Also, just HOW…

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What Did Mobile Phones Look Like In The 1970s?

We absolutely take the idea of mobile phones for granted these days, but it really wasn’t that long ago that they were utterly experimental technology…

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Who’s got two thumbs and callouses on all his other typing fingers? THIS GUY!

I’ve been seriously busy this October, and as a result haven’t been updating around these parts with anywhere near the regularity that I really need to be. How busy, I hear you ask? This busy.

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