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Computing

Yes, Android apps can run on your PC, and it's easier than you think

Wish you knew how to run Android apps in Windows? It's easier than you might think and there are a number of different ways to do it. In this guide, we break down the steps so you can follow along with ease.
Gaming

Modder turns a Wii U controller into a PC that still plays Wii U games

A modder managed to turn the Wii U's GamePad controller into a fully functional PC running Windows 10. Even better, he managed to get it running a Wii U emulator so it can still play its original games.
Gaming

Randomizing the 'Goldneye' N64 mod makes the game entirely different

The Janus ROM hack for Goldeneye on the N64 randomized a bunch of elements to make the game play very differently each time you pick up your controller, changing weapons and enemy loadouts at will.
Gaming

Despite frame rate dips, Persona 5's PC emulation plays perfectly well

Emulation experts have managed to get Persona 5 entirely playable on the PC after just six months of work. Frame rates are still a little low, but bugs have been squashed and it now plays rather well.
Gaming

All Nintendo Switch consoles have a secret NES emulator

Even though Nintendo's Online Service and classic game libraries won't be launching until sometime in 2018, modders have discovered that all retail Switch consoles come with a built-in NES emulator.
Gaming

Missed out on the NES Classic? Don’t worry, building one is easier than you think

Nintendo may be discontinuing the NES Classic, but that doesn’t mean you must give up on playing classic Nintendo games. Crafting your own is as easy as picking a few parts off Amazon and formatting a memory card.
Gaming

Dolphin gains access to Wii Shop Channel in major emulator breakthrough

The Nintendo Wii emulator called Dolphin can now access the Wii Shop Channel to buy and download games through official channels, a big breakthrough for the community dedicated to this popular emulator.
Mobile

Windows XP running on an iPhone 7 is just as slow as you remember

Windows XP might not have been designed with touch gestures or mobile interfaces in mind, but that hasn't stopped one Youtuber from emulating the turn-of-the-century OS on a brand new iPhone 7.
Gaming

Just days after release, 'Breath of the Wild' is running on a Wii U emulator

To celebrate the release of 'Breath of the Wild,' the team behind the CemU Wii U emulator figured out how to get the game to run on a PC, but don't get too excited, there are still some issues to iron out.
Computing

New Remix OS Player will create a virtual Android desktop on your Windows PC

Jide Technology has released Remix OS Player, a new Android emulator that creates a virtual Android 6.0.1 desktop within the Windows environment for free. It doesn't appear to install directly into Windows, consuming over 6GB of space.
Gaming

Dolphin Emulator now supports every single GameCube game

For years, one game had eluded the Dolphin Emulator development team. But they have now solved the issue and can claim that the emulator supports every GameCube game ever released.
Computing

Dolphin 5.0 is here, and brings with it awesome improvements

After nearly two-and-a-half years, and countless hours of bug testing, Dolphin 5.0 is here, and brings with it a slew of new features and big fixes making it one of the best and most stable emulators out right now.