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First Video Game Console Creator

Ralph Baer, widely described as the ‘father’ of video games, has died aged 92. Baer, an engineer and inventor, co-developed the world’s first home video games console, the Magnavox Odyssey. Unveiled in 1975, the Odyssey had just two games on it, ‘Hockey’ and ‘Tennis’ and used a system of dials and switches to control the…

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Vivienne Westwood Debuted Her AW16 Menswear Collection And There Were A Lot Of Penis Necklaces

Vivienne Westwood presented her autumn/winter 2016 menswear collection at Milan Fashion Week, and it’s really got people talking…. but not about the clothes. The boundary-pushing fashion designer sent a whole bunch of dangling penises down the runway. Nope, not actual penises, à la Rick Owens and his full-frontal-fest at last year’s Paris Fashion Week –…

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This Ultra-Rare SNES PlayStation Console Is The Nintendo/Sony Hybrid That Never Got Made

Incredible pictures have emerged of what appears to be the previously mythical SNES PlayStation console that was made by Sony for Nintendo but was never put into production. Uploaded onto the Assembler Games forum by user ‘Dnldbld’, the images show the ultra-rare console, its controller and even a games cartridge. According to ‘Dnldbld’, the console…

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Three Families Share How They Manage To Do Christmas For Kids On Very Tight Budgets

Three families have opened up about their savvy money-saving tips for Christmas, including managing to get a turkey for less than a quid. Buying presents, food and decorations on a budget is never easy, but there are tactics that can ease the stress.  These families have managed to create festive traditions for next to nothing…

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Mum Brands Herself ‘Meanest Mum In The World’ For Throwing Kids’ Ice Creams Away, But There’s A Catch

A mother’s Facebook post calling herself the “meanest mum ever” for throwing her kids ice cream away has inspired a flurry of praise. Jaime Primak Sullivan described an afternoon where she had taken her kids to an ice cream shop and ordered desserts for them. But things turned sour when her kids “lost their manners”. “The…

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New Year’s Eve Style: Watch 100 Years Of Men’s Party Attire In Just Three Minutes

A look back at men’s New Year’s Eve fashion choices over the last 100 years reveals something surprising about today’s style influences. You may think the 90s are having a moment, but according to Mode’s latest “100 years” installment, (which looks back at what discerning men wore on New Year Eve in 1915 and throughout…

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