Andrew HaywardContributor, TechHive

Andrew Hayward is a Chicago-based games, apps, and gadgets writer whose work has been featured in more than 50 publications. He's also a work-at-home dad to a wild toddler.

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Slingbox M1 review: Place-shift TV with minimal hassle

Sling brought back the native desktop apps and built Wi-Fi in to its entry-level Slingbox, now called the M1.

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Left behind: The sad state of portable gaming devices at E3

The PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS are more marginalized than ever at gaming's biggest expo.

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Last-call for last-gen: 15 intriguing Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 games at E3 2014

Gaming's biggest event might be focused on new hardware, but the old consoles still have a little life left in them if these titles are anything to go by.

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Nyrius Aries Pro review: Cut the wire clutter in your home entertainment setup

If your TV is mounted on the wall, or you use a projector, this little gadget can let you hook up a game console or a laptop without stringing HDMI cables everywhere.

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Review: Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One Is as Slick and Funny as Ever

We're all for a polished Ratchet & Clank multiplayer experience, but pesky bugs and other issues put a slight damper on this party.

Review: Dead Rising 2: Off the Record Debuts Much Anticipated Sandbox Mode

Frank West's attempt to reclaim his series deserves to be on the franchise record, though it treads a lot of familiar ground.