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#Games

# games - Sunday 21 December, 2014

From Business ETC Don’t have time to make it to the shops? These digital gifts may help you out TechKnowHow

Don’t have time to make it to the shops? These digital gifts may help you out

And you won’t have to wrap them either so win-win.

# games - Thursday 11 December, 2014

From Business ETC Which games should you get for your Wii U this Christmas? Gameplay

Which games should you get for your Wii U this Christmas?

After a shaky start, Nintendo’s latest console has steadied the ship thanks to some great titles , but which ones are worth your attention?

# games - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

From Business ETC Which games should you get for your Xbox One this Christmas? Game On

Which games should you get for your Xbox One this Christmas?

Microsoft’s console has had a steady twelve months, but which games are worth paying attention to?

# games - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

From Business ETC Which games should you get for your Playstation 4 this Christmas? Playtime

Which games should you get for your Playstation 4 this Christmas?

The console has been a bright light in Sony’s troubled year, but which games should you look out for?

# games - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Here’s how to beat anyone at rock-paper-scissors

According to a Chinese mathematician.

# games - Sunday 9 November, 2014

From Business ETC These are the best smartphone games for your kids TechKnowHow

These are the best smartphone games for your kids

If they’re going to be using your phone to pass the time, they may as well be playing good games.

# games - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Ireland’s teens are becoming obsessed with a Kim Kardashian app Productivity Vacuum

# games - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The Score 2,000 medals later, the Special Olympics Ireland games draw to a close in Limerick Games This post contains videos This post contains images

2,000 medals later, the Special Olympics Ireland games draw to a close in Limerick

Over 1,500 athletes took part in the games in Limerick.

# games - Thursday 12 June, 2014

PHOTOS: Athletes ready as Special Olympics Ireland get underway Limerick This post contains images

# games - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge This cat is probably better at Jenga than you are All Fall Down

This cat is probably better at Jenga than you are

And it doesn’t even have THUMBS.

# games - Monday 19 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Today’s Rubik’s Cube Google Doodle is a productivity vacuum Timewaster

# games - Sunday 4 May, 2014

From Business ETC Ever wonder what the Irish gaming industry looks like today? This map will show you On The Map

Ever wonder what the Irish gaming industry looks like today? This map will show you

Hands up those who knew Atari had a manufacturing plant in Tipperary during the late 70s/early 80s?

# games - Monday 7 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge People played Tetris on the side of a huge skyscraper to celebrate its 30th birthday Stack Em Up

# games - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Someone’s made an Irish version of that terribly addictive 2048 game Goodbye Life

Someone’s made an Irish version of that terribly addictive 2048 game

Why are we playing? We don’t know, but we can’t stop.

# games - Saturday 22 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 9 stages everyone who plays 2048 has gone through 2048

# games - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

From Business ETC Flappy Bird could fly again as creator says he’s considering a return Resurrection

Flappy Bird could fly again as creator says he’s considering a return

Nguyan Ha Dong said if he does re-release the game, it would include a warning to users to “please take a break.”

# games - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Column: What is Fan Fiction – and why is it making people nervous?

It has become an internet sensation over the last decade, but not all is as it seems in the world of Fan Fiction, writes Stephen Downes.

# games - Monday 24 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Real life Flappy Bird is just as frustrating as the original Flappy Box

Real life Flappy Bird is just as frustrating as the original

Is there anything a shoebox CAN’T be used for?

# games - Monday 17 February, 2014

From Business ETC Even Apple and Google have had enough of Flappy Bird Send In The Clones

Even Apple and Google have had enough of Flappy Bird

Both app stores are stopping app developers from using the word “Flappy” in their title, but numerous clones are still available to download.

# games - Friday 14 February, 2014

# games - Monday 10 February, 2014

From Business ETC The games that will fill that Flappy Bird-shaped hole in your life Bye Bye Birdy

The games that will fill that Flappy Bird-shaped hole in your life

Because letting go is the hardest part.

# games - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge It only took 79 seconds for this guy to beat Bill Gates at chess Grandmaster Flash

It only took 79 seconds for this guy to beat Bill Gates at chess

He’s the world’s best chess player, and he’s only 23.

# games - Thursday 23 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Adorable pets play dead after being ‘shot’ with finger gun Ruff Justice

Adorable pets play dead after being ‘shot’ with finger gun

Someone’s been to obedience school.

# games - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From Business ETC Candy Crush Saga makers trademark the word “Candy” Crush The Competition

Candy Crush Saga makers trademark the word “Candy”

The company has approached a number of developers whose apps contain the word “Candy” asking them to remove it or prove it doesn’t infringe upon its trademark.

# games - Thursday 12 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Watch this scarily accurate parody of every newbie gamer ever N00bs

Watch this scarily accurate parody of every newbie gamer ever

What happens if I press A? Oh. That.

# games - Monday 25 November, 2013

From Business ETC Anger as Xtra-Vision doesn’t honour Xbox pre-orders unless extra game is bought No Deal

Anger as Xtra-Vision doesn’t honour Xbox pre-orders unless extra game is bought

This requirement was asked of pre-order customers even if they had already paid in full for the new Xbox One console.

# games - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 feelings you’ll be familiar with if you play Candy Crush Saga Sweet And Sour

9 feelings you’ll be familiar with if you play Candy Crush Saga

Joy. Despair. Disgust. They’re all there.

# games - Friday 20 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Nintendo visionary Hiroshi Yamauchi dies at 85 Nintendo

Nintendo visionary Hiroshi Yamauchi dies at 85

Yamauchi led the company as it created Super Mario Bros, the NES, and Donkey Kong.

# games - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Would you push the button on these impossible dilemmas? Push The Button

Would you push the button on these impossible dilemmas?

Addictive new game poses the question.

# games - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From The Score Football Manager: The computer game that discovered Lionel Messi Obsession

Football Manager: The computer game that discovered Lionel Messi

The ever-popular game is set to release its 21st edition.

# games - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Famous logos reimagined as Angry Birds Angry Brands

Famous logos reimagined as Angry Birds

Angry Birds have gone commercial.

# games - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here are all the games you’ll be able to play on XBOX One Let The Games Begin

Here are all the games you’ll be able to play on XBOX One

All pre-orders will come free with a copy of Fifa 14.

# games - Friday 26 July, 2013

Pride and anticipation as transplant athletes head to World Transplant Games

There are 24 Irish athletes taking part in the games this year, which will kick off in Durban, South Africa, on July 28.

# games - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here are the things that made the summers of your childhood magical Halcyon Days

Here are the things that made the summers of your childhood magical

Football, jam sandwiches and sand.

# games - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 5 reasons the new Playstation beats the new Xbox… Console Wars

5 reasons the new Playstation beats the new Xbox…

… according to the internet

# games - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Column: ‘I’ve the best day job in Ireland’ says Barretstown CEO

People often think that working with ill children must be upsetting, but it is anything but, says Barretstown’s Dee Ahearn, who writes about how Barretstown helps children and families enjoy life again and why we all need to help ensure that work continues.

# games - Saturday 25 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 games consoles that made your Christmas mornings a dream* Game On This post contains videos

# games - Thursday 23 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Xbox’s new console… why does everyone hate it already? XBOX ONE

Xbox’s new console… why does everyone hate it already?

Let’s play Devil’s advocate for a while, shall we?

# games - Friday 29 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 things that ALWAYS happened on a family weekend away Memories This post contains videos

9 things that ALWAYS happened on a family weekend away

You’d be off to the amusements right after you’d listened to your favourite tape on the way down.

# games - Thursday 21 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge Which one of these retro games consoles did you covet? Press Start

Which one of these retro games consoles did you covet?

Playstation 4? Pah. These are the ones we wanted to get our hands on…

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