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Scientists Are Generating Virtual Universes to Study Strange Gigantic Structures

Scientists Are Generating Virtual Universes to Study Strange Gigantic Structures

'Dark Emulator' churns out virtual universes in seconds, so scientists can probe mysterious large-scale dark matter structures that may be key to galaxy formation.
PS4 Emulation Is Taking Its First Baby Steps

PS4 Emulation Is Taking Its First Baby Steps

As PS3 emulation continues to make strides, and with the PS5 on the horizon, it’s time for PS4 emulation to step into the limelight, as developers try and take the first steps on the road to running
No-jailbreak App Store alternative can run Nintendo emulator on iPhone

No-jailbreak App Store alternative can run Nintendo emulator on iPhone

AltStore is an iOS App Store alternative which doesn't require jailbreaking, and launches today with a Nintendo emulator called Delta.
Sega Genesis Mini review: The best mini console out there

Sega Genesis Mini review: The best mini console out there

If you're suffering from gaming nostalgia fatigue, you're not alone. But you might want to make some extra room in your media center because the latest retro console, the Sega Genesis Mini, might also
Sega Genesis Mini review: The best mini console out there

Sega Genesis Mini review: The best mini console out there

If you're suffering from gaming nostalgia fatigue, you're not alone. But you might want to make some extra room in your media center because the latest retro console, the Sega Genesis Mini, might also

Emulator uses AI to offer the translations your games never had

Many classic video games are only available in one language, making it difficult to enjoy them as a non-speaker unless you have a fan translation. Now, though, you might just need the right software.

Emulator uses AI to offer the translations your games never had

Many classic video games are only available in one language, making it difficult to enjoy them as a non-speaker unless you have a fan translation. Now, though, you might just need the right software.
Downloading game ROMs: Is it ever legal?

Downloading game ROMs: Is it ever legal?

We answer your questions about downloading ROMs, emulation, and the confusing legal state of it all.
Demon's Souls Can Now Run At 4K And 60 FPS (In An Emulator)

Demon's Souls Can Now Run At 4K And 60 FPS (In An Emulator)

You’ll need a powerful PC and a copy of the original game, but thanks to a new patch to the PS3 emulator RPCS3, it’s now possible to play the 2009 action-role-playing game Demon’s Souls in 4K while
The ClockworkPi GameShell is a super fun DIY spin on portable gaming

The ClockworkPi GameShell is a super fun DIY spin on portable gaming

Portable consoles are hardly new, and thanks to the Switch, they’re basically the most popular gaming devices in the world. But ClockworkPi’s GameShell is something totally unique, and entirely
A DIY Programmer Made a New Game for the 50-Year-Old Apollo Guidance Computer

A DIY Programmer Made a New Game for the 50-Year-Old Apollo Guidance Computer

“The AGC wasn't just an important part [of Apollo]: it was the core of the entire ship, without which the entire program wouldn't have been possible.”
How to Get Windows 1.0 From 1985 Without the 'Stranger Things' Tie-Ins

How to Get Windows 1.0 From 1985 Without the 'Stranger Things' Tie-Ins

Microsoft “re-released” Windows 1.0 this week as part of a partnership with that Stranger Things show I have yet to binge on Netflix. While it’s free for you to download and play with—on Windows, of
How to Emulate a Graphing Calculator on Your Phone or PC

How to Emulate a Graphing Calculator on Your Phone or PC

I feel like graphing calculators were only really a “thing” for most people during that year or two of high school when you were forced to use one for whatever math class you were taking. It finally
DIY Retro Gaming Handheld Is As Fun To Build As It Is To Play

DIY Retro Gaming Handheld Is As Fun To Build As It Is To Play

This is the GameShell, a retro gaming handheld that I built from a kit. I clipped and trimmed the plastic pieces, inserted the circuit boards, connected the wires and snapped it all together. It plays
DIY Retro Gaming Handheld Is As Fun To Build As It Is To Play

DIY Retro Gaming Handheld Is As Fun To Build As It Is To Play

This is the GameShell, a retro gaming handheld that I built from a kit. I clipped and trimmed the plastic pieces, inserted the circuit boards, connected the wires and snapped it all together. It plays
Emulators for Android guide: Can your phone handle these consoles?

Emulators for Android guide: Can your phone handle these consoles?

What do you need to run PSP or even GameCube games at a smooth pace? Find out in our Android hardware emulation guide.

You Can Run Windows 1.0 Right Now, in a Web Browser

You can run the very first version of Microsoft Windows 1.0 with almost no effort, and right in your web browser! If you’re feeling like experiencing what the Windows PC world was like in 1985, then
[Origami simulator] Android Studio 3.5's emulator picks up support for virtual foldables

[Origami simulator] Android Studio 3.5's emulator picks up support for virtual foldables

Together with the Android Q Beta 2 release today, Google is pushing out a bleeding-edge preview of Android Studio Canary. The emulator included in version 3.5 includes support for foldable devices,
'SPURV' project brings windowed Android apps to desktop Linux

'SPURV' project brings windowed Android apps to desktop Linux

Collabora is a software development and consulting company based in the United Kingdom. In a blog post, the company described its new "experimental containerized Android environment," which allows
The Analogue Mega SG wins the retro gaming console war

The Analogue Mega SG wins the retro gaming console war

There's never been a better time to be a retro video game enthusiast. Playing old video games on modern screens used to require elaborate cabling and detailed electronics knowledge, or you would have