David Crookes is a journalist, author, exhibition curator and communications manager.
07 June 2012 10:00 AM
They Twittered. They guessed. They tried their hardest to fathom the truth. It was Mark Twain who said "the reports of my death are greatly exaggerated", but that has never prevented people from predicting and reporting the demise of people and objects in the 115 years that have passed since he did.
11 May 2012 11:43 AM
A new videogame show which mixes retro with brand new titles is set to take place in Manchester later this year.
08 May 2012 12:00 AM
When Richard Dobson, a young doctor of 28, took part in heart-scan research, it was just to make up the numbers. But a shock discovery led to him undergoing life-changing surgery. Interview by David Crookes
03 May 2012 02:18 PM
A Labour shadow minister has praised a videogame organisation's long-fought campaign to hand tax relief to the gaming industry.
25 April 2012 05:10 PM
Activists from Greenpeace have plastered the windows of an Apple store in London with a poster protesting against the company's use of coal.
19 April 2012 02:04 PM
A 3D monitor created for Sony's PlayStation console has gone on sale in the UK and Europe.
17 April 2012 12:23 PM
Social media has revolutionised the way people communicate and now it seems it is also the preferred way for people to find love.
21 March 2012 02:47 PM
Britain's videogame developers have welcomed today's decision to give a tax relief to the gaming industry.
20 March 2012 04:30 PM
Videogame trade body TIGA has long campaigned for tax relief for the industry.
14 March 2012 03:00 PM
Gaming may sometimes be seen as a pastime which subverts the mind of players but a conference in Nottingham later this year aims to show how they can make a positive difference to people's lives.
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Scottish independence: The Queen breaks silence on referendum debate – as think tank warns of £14bn black hole if Scotland votes Yes
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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- 4 The response to my Pizza Express review has been overwhelming, and taught me a lot about journalism
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