David Crookes is a journalist, author, exhibition curator and communications manager.
14 May 2013 04:35 PM
The winner of a charity auction in which the prize was a coffee date with Apple CEO Tim Cook bid a staggering $610,000.
03 May 2013 10:56 AM
Twitter users who send inaccurate tweets and then find their lack of wisdom is going viral now have a chance to close the stable door.
30 April 2013 10:29 PM
Videogame giant Nintendo says it is becoming more difficult to satisfy consumers willing to spend money on full price games.
12 March 2013 06:40 PM
Women in games have not always been like Lara Croft, blasting past dinosaurs and through ancient tombs.
12 March 2013 12:00 AM
If your scouting days were dominated by burnt baked beans (for the camp cook badge), water-logged eskimo rolls (water activities badge) or making terrible shelves (DIY badge), you might feel a sense of envy for The Boy Scouts of America, who now get to sit around playing video games rather than getting their hands dirty.
20 February 2013 07:30 PM
When news broke that Sony is set to cease production of MiniDisc stereo systems, most people's reaction was 'you mean they still made those?' David Crookes looks at other gadgets that refuse to die.
21 January 2013 06:13 PM
Chat show host Jonathan Ross says broadcasting executives are failing to understand the potential opportunities offered by the games industry.
14 December 2012 01:29 AM
Google's Nexus 4, Nintendo's Wii U are both set to have delivery delays of up to five weeks, so, in technology, do good things really come to those who wait?
09 December 2012 08:00 PM
The next time your barista tries to show off his leaf-drawing skills on your coffee froth, scoff and point him in the direction of Kazuki Yamamoto.
11 November 2012 08:00 PM
Roads are often named after famous residents. Usually it is an honour bestowed on the most distinguished in order to give them immortality, ranging from streets bearing the moniker of Queen Victoria to that paying tribute to Alan Turing.
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 2 Christmas comes early to Hong Kong, as millions of bank notes spill out onto busy street
- 3 Antonio Martin shooting: Police and protesters clash over teenager's death just five miles from Ferguson, Missouri
- 4 Northern Lights above Britain: Stunning Aurora Borealis illuminates Northumberland sky on Christmas Eve
- 5 British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh