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Check out these Newly Released Games on the Apple Arcade this December

December 18, 2021
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Apple Arcade, first introduced in September 2019, is a video game subscription service that offers unlimited access to an ever-growing library of more than 200 premium games. These new games landed on Apple Arcade this December 2021. Let’s check it out! December 3, 2021 The 2018 Apple Design Award Winner action title Oddmar along with […]

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Apple Arcade to exclusively add Disney Melee Mania this December

November 16, 2021
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Apple on Monday announced a new game called “Disney Melee Mania”, featuring iconic Disney and Pixar characters, which will be added exclusively to Apple Arcade this December. Created by Mighty Bear Games, Disney Melee Mania showcases several Disney and Pixar characters battling together in a virtual arena. Characters from “Frozen”, “The Incredibles”, “Toy Story”, “Wreck-It […]

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Netflix launches Mobile Games, Free to Subscribers starting November 4

November 4, 2021
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Netflix has officially launched its mobile gaming app to subscribers. First reported on May this year, the streaming giant started testing its gaming category with a subset of European subscribers in September. The highly-awaited app is set to roll out today to all subscribers using Android devices. As for iOs users, they will have to […]

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Two YouTubers find Vintage Games worth $100,000 in Hoarder’s Abandoned House

September 18, 2021
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Beneath a sea of debris and cockroaches lies a massive collection of valuable classic video games, many still left unopened. Two YouTuber game hunters went inside an extremely messy room that had been locked for nearly 20 years. What truly surprised them amid the filth was there was actually a treasure trove full of factory-sealed […]

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Apple Arcade Soon to Offer Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls

August 14, 2021
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The treasured gothic fantasy series returns with an original game exclusive to Apple Arcade with “Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls”. It was back in 2018 when famous Japanese company Konami announced a new game in the classic Castlevania series. Subtitled Grimoire of Souls, it featured a group of iconic characters and the mobile exclusive game was […]

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Apple Arcade Hits Milestone of Over 200 Games

August 7, 2021
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With over 200 games to choose from (with new ones added almost every week) at only $4.99 a month, it really is a bargain! Apple Arcade, launched on September 19, 2019, is a video game subscription service offered by Apple, available through several platforms including the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Apple TV and Mac. A […]

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Apple adds new GarageBand Sound Packs from Dua Lipa, Lady Gaga, and Today’s Top Music Producers

August 1, 2021
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Apple has added new Sound Packs featuring top music artists to its GarageBand app. Grammy Award-winning artists Lady Gaga and Dua Lipa are among the stars who are giving users free rein on their hit songs “Free Woman” and “Break My Heart” – to remix and experiment with sound using their iPads and iPhones. GarageBand, […]

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Rare Legend of Zelda Game Makes History, Sold for Record $870,000 at Auction

July 13, 2021
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A sealed, rare version of the famous Nintendo game “The Legend of Zelda” sold for a stunning $870,000 at auction on Friday July 9, making it the most expensive video game ever sold, according to Heritage Auctions. The Dallas, Texas-based auction house states this latest sale had easily broken its own previous record for a […]

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Pokémon GO Celebrates 5 Years with Special Anniversary Event

July 6, 2021
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Pokémon GO has just turned five this week, and folks at Niantic have launched a special event to celebrate its fifth anniversary. It has already been five solid years since Pokémon GO was launched on the iPhone, which entailed people venturing out in the world with the main goal of catching Pokémon (pocket monsters) using […]

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Microsoft FAILs its “Surface” presentation [video]

June 21, 2012

Steven Sinofsky, president of Microsoft’s Windows division, didn’t have an easy day at the office yesterday when Microsoft announced (and showed off) their new tablet, Microsoft Surface. In fact, he probably lived every tech presenters nightmare right there on the stage. When Steven Sinofsky got to presenting Internet Explorer on Surface, the Surface he was […]

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5 Truly Bizarre Gadget Collectables

April 29, 2012

When people have too much time on their hands, they can tend to start collecting some of the strangest things. You aren’t surprised when you hear of a stamp collector or someone who collects pretty writing papers – but there are some people who go the extra mile to collect some of the most bizarre […]

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Photo: Google Street View car broken down in street

May 2, 2011

A TechPatio.com reader wanted to share his photo of a Google Street View car which had broken down in his street during December last year, where it had snowed a lot in East Kilbride, Scotland. This time the Google Street View car was the one in front of the camera, but if you want to […]

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[Funny & True] How smartphone users see other smartphone users – iPhone vs Android vs BlackBerry

November 18, 2010

Ever seen a Mac vs PC discussion thread online? Or iPhone vs Android? Or Nikon vs Canon? You get the idea. Some people just don’t see what else is in the world and will – no matter the cost – defend their own choice of product over any of the competition. What many people seem […]

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10 Cool Office Desk Gadgets

October 12, 2010

Spruce up your desk and let people know that you appreciate cool stuff. You can show off your technological appreciation while keeping plenty of things around that will entertain you, your coworkers, and your visitors during the times of day when a little “pick me up” is in order. Here, 10 cool office desk gadgets […]

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Amazon makes fun of iPad with Kindle and sunlight

September 14, 2010

Amazon has lowered it’s cheapest Kindle to only $139 which is quite cheap compared to the iPad at $499 – but of course there are some other differences too. Now, the iPad is not primarily an e-book reader, but that doesn’t stop Amazon making a little bit of fun of the iPad on two accounts: […]

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iPhone 4 Commercial Parody [Fun Video]

August 16, 2010

There are more Apple parody videos on the net that you could probably ever count and this is one of the better, and newer, I think. This one is based on the iPhone 4 video where some high-standing Apple employees are talking about how great the iPhone 4 is. This one, however, also includes the […]

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iPhone 4 & Droid Incredible – Robotic Disassembly by TechRestore

July 8, 2010

Remember the iPad disassembly video by TechRestore? That was really cool. Now TechRestore did it again with the iPhone 4 (and the Droid, but that’s an older video). I don’t know why, there’s just something really cool about these videoes – it’s probably the robotic sounds and movements and the fact that you get to […]

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iPhone 4: Will It Blend? I Think You Already Know…

July 1, 2010

Despite being painful to watch for us without an iPhone 4 yet, this is perhaps the most funny Will It Blend video yet. The guys behind it are putting in a bit more effort now, instead of just throwing the stuff into the blender and watch it get smashed. This time, Tom Dickson just so […]

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[Video] iPad + Velcro = Love

May 25, 2010

Here’s a video of a guy who really likes to have his iPad hanging around. And what’s the easiest way to do that? Velcro, of course! Stick some velcro on the back of iPad and the other part of velcro on whatever surface you want the iPad to stick to – and it will stick […]

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Stevs Jobs & Bill Gates: Funny Cause It’s True… Or Something!

May 23, 2010

This set of images came to me by e-mail, so I don’t know the source of origin, meaning I can’t give credit where credit is due. Never the less, that’s no reason to keep them from you, as I actually find them a bit funny 🙂 The actual screenshots are from an AllThingsD show, I’m […]

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Steve Jobs Responds to Gizmodo iPhone Leak [Fun Video]

April 21, 2010

Hey, did you hear about the new iPhone yet? The one found at a bar? Then suddenly in the hands of Gizmodo? And next it was all over the news and the Internet? Yeah, that’s the one. iPhone 4G or iPhone HD, whatever it will be named. Well, Apple sent a letter to Gizmodo, few […]

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Google Street View – More Funny Pictures (Part 2 of 2)

April 6, 2010

You’re not gonna believe this. First when I created my “Funny Pictures: Google Street View Launched In Denmark“-post, I was amazed on how popular it got – and it still is, actually. So, a few weeks ago, I decided to do one more post, but with world-wide funny Google Street View pictures and that one […]

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First Windows Phone 7 Ad (+ Fun Bonus Video)

March 22, 2010

I don’t watch that many Microsoft TV ads. Maybe because they’re mostly shown in the US or UK? I rarely see them where I watch TV, but every now and then, Microsoft release an ad that’s so bad it’s a must-see. Like the one with Microsoft Songsmith. If you haven’t seen it yet, you can […]

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Google Street View – More Funny Pictures (Part 1 of 2)

March 9, 2010

My post from a month ago, Funny Pictures: Google Street View Launched in Denmark, keeps topping the “popular posts”-chart here on the blog. I guess people like to look at funny Google Street View pictures, and that’s understandable, because there are some very funny and whacky moments out there 🙂 I’ve been gathering some more […]

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