David Crookes is a journalist, author, exhibition curator and communications manager.
20 February 2014 02:59 PM
No company wants to become like Nokia, a firm that failed to keep up
Scientists ask for sufferers of the asbestos-related cancer mesothelioma to step forward to boost research
19 February 2014 03:10 PM
Scientists looking into possible treatments for the asbestos-related cancer mesothelioma are asking patients and their families to help steer future clinical research.
From Gran Turismo to real life racing: Why we shouldn't be so surprised at Jann Mardenborough's transformation
18 February 2014 05:35 PM
Using force-feedback steering wheels, the game was able to simulate reality
22 January 2014 09:45 PM
The idea of fair play has often been ignored by gamers desperate to slay end-of-level bosses or achieve the ultimate high score, but that's now changing. David Crookes reports on the fightback
22 December 2013 03:05 PM
A new series will tell the story of Atari's reaction to the poor reception of the flop videogame E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.
12 December 2013 02:56 PM
The latest in the series goes up against Forza 5 - but which is the better racer?
11 December 2013 11:18 AM
Gamers received the handheld console instead of a game, but retailer Zavvi has threatened them with 'legal remedies'
02 December 2013 12:12 PM
The Rovers Return has gained an extra window, Four Your Fries Only has won a four star hygiene rating and Nick's Bistro has little to offer vegetarians
29 November 2013 03:31 PM
Others in the media and beyond still pigeonhole gaming as a teenage quirk
Log on to Happier - it’s like Facebook and Twitter, without the snarking. But can this new social network help us feel better about ourselves?
20 November 2013 10:34 PM
There are plenty of reasons why we use social networks: to catch up with friends, to share photos, to link to thought-provoking articles or funniest cat videos and to brag about our bikini bodies/beach holidays/beautiful children –sometimes all in the same post.
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train