Gaming

Apple event 2019

Apple Arcade- £4.99 / month YES Apple TV+ – £4.99 / month YES New iPad- OK, may upgrade one day New Apple Watch- always wanted always-on display and now it is here. Still not buying one iPhone 11- very impressive… Read More ›

Centaur Smart Chess Set

Centaur Smart Chess Set lets anyone play chess against a computer algorithm that learns their playing level and adapts to match it. (There is also a ‘challenging’ setting that causes the Centaur to play slightly above the user’s level, pushing… Read More ›

Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo have just revealed a smaller, cheaper version of the Switch console called the Lite. The new mini console will be released on 20 September later this year. The guide price in the UK is £199 , so that’s nearly… Read More ›

The ZX81

In 1981 : The ZX81 was launched. It was produced by Sinclair Research and manufactured in Dundee, Scotland by Timex Corporation… tweeted here. Many memories of wondering what this product was at the time. I was 11 and it took… Read More ›

Pac-Man: The Untold Story

Now, if anyone thinks for even a second that worn-through Roman stairs, 100-year old children’s trails and worn frets on a guitar have nothing to do with the worn sides of Pac-Man arcade cabs, I must correct you. Aesthetically, they… Read More ›