| How they turned their passion for Gaming into a viable and profitable business By Joseph Mathai (Listen to the podcast here) I’ll tell a story, a story about a little boy. A little boy whose father brought home a computer and he spent hours on that computer playing one of the most fun games. […]
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BY Sam Wakoba Move over Rovio’s Angry Birds and Bad Piggies. Gaming startups in Africa are changing the game scene on the continent, slowly replacing internationally popular games. Nigeria’s Maliyo Games is at the moment pushing for local content for the more than 160 million people online and the one billion mobile subscribers in Africa. According to Hugo Obi founder of Maliyo […]
Gadgets aren’t made hackable enough to encourage young people to become innovators in computing. Eben Upton Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Vivienne Flesher Today’s kids are proficient computer users but usually know little about what’s happening under the hood. The Raspberry Pi, a $25 computer the size of a credit card, is my attempt to fix this problem—and to create a new generation of engineers.
WHETHER as cassette tapes, cartridges or discs, video games have for ever been accessed through tangible media. They may not be for much longer. Downloadable content, including entire games delivered direct to a console via the internet, has significantly changed the way gamers play video games. What’s more, the streaming of games to consoles is […]
EVOKE trailer for the World Bank game teaching crash course in changing the world I am “Haridas Maruthur Sreelakshmi and I am studying the considerable interest and debate over the past decade on the role of games in education and on using educational games to complement and sometimes even substitute classroom learning. Some of these […]