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Always-online consoles will damage the used games market, Arts

Always-online consoles will damage the used games market

The last two months have seen an alarming quantity of resignations within the videogame industry whether voluntary or ‘voluntary’.

By | Arts | Wednesday, 24 April 2013 at 12:30 pm

Guinness World Records 2013 Gamer’s Edition, Arts

Guinness World Records 2013 Gamer’s Edition

The Guinness World Records™ 2013 Gamer’s Edition released some incredible new feats within the gaming world

By | Arts, Notebook | Thursday, 10 January 2013 at 6:00 am

Interview with deaf British footballer Claire Stancliffe: “They don’t support deaf athletes. That is not equality.”, Opinion

Interview with deaf British footballer Claire Stancliffe: “They don’t support deaf athletes. That is not equality.”

Deaf footballer Claire Stancliffe talks about the funding difficulties facing the British Women’s Deaf football team and the impact these problems could have on the future of the sport in the UK.

By | Opinion | Friday, 14 September 2012 at 10:06 am

Disability hate crime and three wishes for our Paralympic legacy, Notebook

Disability hate crime and three wishes for our Paralympic legacy

Compare and contrast the cheering crowds that lauded our Paralympian medal winners with the focus group research, carried out recently by the Glasgow Media Group, that found that a representative sample of the British population believes that between half and three-quarters of all disability benefit claimants are scroungers.

By | Notebook, Opinion | Wednesday, 12 September 2012 at 3:00 pm

Something For The Olympic Weekend in London – July 27-29, Arts

Something For The Olympic Weekend in London – July 27-29

It’s here! The biggest sporting spectacle in the world finally arrives in the capital today – so if you’ve spent weeks/months/years being ambivalent about the Olympics, this is one weekend where you’ll be hard-pushed to not get caught up in the spirit all (and why not, we say).

By | Arts | Friday, 27 July 2012 at 9:00 am

The Debate: Have Olympic sponsorship regulations gone too far?, Notebook

The Debate: Have Olympic sponsorship regulations gone too far?

While last week’s moans turned to the poor preparations of security contractors G4S, the last four days have seen attention focusing on the restrictions placed on athletes, spectators, businesses, charities, your dinner, your clothes, your girlfriend and your dog over what they can and can’t do in association with the Olympics

By | Notebook, Olympics, Sport | Wednesday, 18 July 2012 at 10:09 am

Olympic Outlook: ‘The squad must be cut from 22 players to just 14′, Sport

Olympic Outlook: ‘The squad must be cut from 22 players to just 14′

Less than a month to go before the GB Handball squad is selected for the Games and you can sense the pressure in the squad.

By | Sport | Saturday, 9 June 2012 at 4:04 am

The Olympics and the Jubilee distract from the real issues this summer, Notebook

The Olympics and the Jubilee distract from the real issues this summer

“Everyone” is getting geared up for the summer of celebration, or at least so the Establishment tells us. But these are welcome diversions from more serious issues, says James Bloodworth.

By | Notebook, Olympics, Opinion | Wednesday, 9 May 2012 at 4:00 am

How does the London 2012 motto ‘Inspire a generation’ compare to previous Olympic offerings?, Olympics

How does the London 2012 motto ‘Inspire a generation’ compare to previous Olympic offerings?

I can imagine the country’s top marketing executives sitting round a room, scribbling on white boards, brainstorming, word-associating and doing other things with ‘ing’ on the end.

By | Olympics, Sport | Thursday, 19 April 2012 at 12:03 am

Olympic security plans are too London-centric: What the rest of the country can do, Notebook

Olympic security plans are too London-centric: What the rest of the country can do

With the Olympic Games fast-approaching, an increasing number of security companies are turning their attention to considering the potential challenges involved with ensuring they and their clients remain safe and secure.

By | Notebook, Olympics | Thursday, 12 April 2012 at 1:57 pm

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