Launched in September 2011 by parent company Future, Gizmodo UK combines syndicated posts from its bigger brother Gizmodo.com, with local stories covering tech, design, science, and all the other areas within the Giz universe. At this Giz UK hub here, you can access all content originally published by Gizmodo UK, excluding content transferred from the US website.

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Wii U Supports NFC, Nintendo Network Coming Too

By Gary Cutlack on at

The uptake of NFC tech is about to get a big boost, with Nintendo saying it's sticking NFC chips into the Wii U controller. And for your longer-range communication needs, Nintendo's latest attempt at doing the internet will also be incorporated into the new machine.

Student Gets Go-ahead For Lady Gaga Dissertation

By Gary Cutlack on at

Forward-thinking lecturers at Cambridge University's Corpus Christi college are allowing student undergraduate Amrou Al-Kadhi to indulge his innermost desires, saying it's OK for his 10,000-word dissertation to be based around the life and times of Lady Gaga.

Triple Town for Android and iOS: Bad News Bears take the Match Three Puzzler Crown

By Bulent Yusuf on at

Sweeping generalisation alert. The pecking order in video games goes something like this – PC gamers look down on console gamers; console gamers look down on app gamers; and app gamers look down on social media gamers. One play of Triple Town however, an iOS and Android port of the Facebook phenomenon, and all notions of sneering superiority are quickly dispelled. It's just a great game, regardless of the platform it originated on.

What Would You Put On a Tech Timeline For the Last Decade?

By Kat Hannaford on at

Apparently it's O2's tenth birthday this year. Know who else is also celebrating double-digits? None other than the Gizmodo family! Is it wrong we got on the cider as soon as we heard? Anyway, we've teamed up with O2 to produce a mega tech-timeline from the last decade, and need YOUR help in choosing what gadgets deserve a place. For those chosen, fame and fortunes* await...