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Op-Ed: The wait is over — PlayStation 4 games dominate at E3

Sony has the hold on this generation’s biggest selling games with the Japanese company stealing the show at this year's E3.
In the Media by Nicole Weddington

EA announces it’s taking multiple games offline

Following the shutdown of GameSpy Technology online servers, EA will be taking down dozens of its older video games by the end of June.
In the Media by Simon Crompton

Citizen scientists research motion while playing video games

Boston - A group of citizen-scientist gamers have helped a team of scientists explain how the retina processes motion. The research has revealed direction-selective computation in the retina.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

How to win 'rock, paper, scissors'

Can you win at 'rock-paper-scissors'? What are the odds? You can win consistently, according to a new study, if you follow hidden patterns that you can predict to win more games than you should.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

Electrical engineering is child's play with littleBits

Vancouver - Ayah Bdeir is out to make creating Internet Age gadgets as fun and easy as playing with LEGO blocks.The engineer behind littleBits kits that make a game of piecing together modular circuitry used a Technology, Entertainment, Design (TED) conference to ...
In the Media by Glenn Chapman (AFP)

Electrical engineering is child's play with littleBits

Vancouver - Ayah Bdeir is out to make creating Internet Age gadgets as fun and easy as playing with LEGO blocks.The engineer behind littleBits kits that make a game of piecing together modular circuitry used a Technology, Entertainment, Design (TED) conference to ...
In the Media by Glenn Chapman (AFP)

Sony's PlayStation Network orders first original drama

Los Angeles - Sony's PlayStation Network has followed online media giants Netflix and Amazon in commissioning its first original drama series, a spokesman said.
In the Media by AFP

Wal-Mart entry into used videogames trade threatens GameStop

Wal-Mart Stores Inc will allow U.S. shoppers to trade in used videogames for anything from groceries to gadgets, a move that could dent the profit of GameStop Corp, the largest dealer of used videogames.
In the Media by Reuters

Games-Commonwealth organizers welcome Fiji return for Glasgow

Commonwealth Games organizers have welcomed Fiji's return to the multi-sport event this year after the nation's suspension from the organization of mostly former British colonies was eased on Friday.
In the Media by Reuters

Google grabs Green Throttle video game talent

San Francisco - Google on Wednesday confirmed that video game gear gurus from startup Green Throttle have joined its team, fueling talk of plans for an Android-powered game system.The Internet titan did not disclose details regarding the deal under which co-founders M...
In the Media by AFP

Flappy Bird may rise again, creator says

Washington - The Vietnamese creator of Flappy Bird says he's thinking of resurrecting the smash-hit free game that he abruptly took offline a month ago -- albeit with a warning about its addictive qualities.In his first interview since he pulled the app from the Ap...
In the Media by AFP

US Sony chief out amid restructuring

San Francisco - Jack Tretton will step down this month as chief executive of Sony Computer Entertainment America, the company announced Thursday.Tretton's departure as head of the key US division comes as the Japanese entertainment and consumer electronics titan incre...
In the Media by AFP

Disney video game arm slashes workforce

San Francisco - Walt Disney Company on Thursday confirmed that it is cutting about a quarter of the workers at its money-losing video game division.Disney Interactive will trim 700 employees in what the US entertainment titan described as a "global action" aimed at co...
In the Media by AFP

PlayStation 4 sales top six million

San Francisco - Sony on Tuesday announced it has sold more than six million PlayStation 4 consoles since the videogame system debuted in November.The Japanese consumer technology and entertainment titan said that the global sales figure includes 370,000 PS4 consoles s...
In the Media by AFP

Moscow gay athletic games suffer disruption, harassment

Disruption and police intrusions marred Russia's first open Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) athletic competition this week, organizers said.
In the Media by Katya Golubkova (Reuters)

New online menaces: from spamming fridges to hijackers

Barcelona - It has to be annoying when your fridge sends spam without your knowledge, but how would you feel if a hacker with a smartphone disabled your car brakes or even remotely hijacked your plane?Those security-risk scenarios may not be as far-fetched as you ...
In the Media by David Williams (AFP)

How Candy Crush, Angry Birds get your money

Barcelona - They are free to download, fun to play, and fiendishly addictive: mobile games like Candy Crush Saga, Angry Birds and Clash of Clans want to get you hooked, then get your money.Whether you are paying to obtain extra lives, buy 'gems' to use as a virtua...
In the Media by David Williams (AFP)

Japan gamers finally get PS4 at midnight launch

Tokyo - Diehard gamers in Japan who began queuing earlier this week finally got their hands on a new PlayStation 4 as Sony unleashed its console on home turf in a midnight launch.The long-awaited Japanese launch comes after a stellar debut in the United States...
In the Media by Shingo Ito (AFP)

Japan gamers queue for midnight PS4 launch

Tokyo - Diehard gamers in Japan who began queueing earlier this week will get their hands on a new PlayStation 4 on Friday, when Sony finally unleashes its console on home turf.The long-awaited Japanese launch comes after a stellar debut in the United States a...
In the Media by Shingo Ito (AFP)

Candy Crush tempts investors with sweet success

San Francisco - Candy Crush is out to tempt investors with the sweet taste of success while avoiding the sourness left in the mouths of those who bit into social game maker Zynga.King Digital Entertainment, the developer behind the wildly addictive puzzle game, said t...
In the Media by AFP

Ubisoft videogame hero 'Rayman' hits new game consoles

San Francisco - Ubisoft's captivatingly colorful Rayman videogame hero hit new-generation consoles on Tuesday."Rayman Legends" for play on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One videogame consoles is the latest installment of the popular franchise where "rabbids" debuted as zany a...
In the Media by AFP

Hooked players drive mobile game explosion

Madrid - Fanatical players forking out money to get ahead in games such as Candy Crush Saga or Angry Birds are driving explosive growth in the multi-billion-dollar mobile gaming business.Once hooked on free-to-download smartphone and tablet games, millions of n...
In the Media by David Williams (AFP)

Sony says PlayStation4 sales exceed 5.3 million

Tokyo - Japan's Sony said on Tuesday it has sold more than 5.3 million PlayStation 4 consoles three months after its release, as the firm battles Microsoft and Nintendo in the lucrative games sector.The eagerly-awaited PlayStation, which sold more than one mil...
In the Media by AFP

Vietnam's hit game developer pulls plug on Flappy Bird

Hanoi - The Vietnamese developer behind the smash-hit free game Flappy Bird has pulled his creation from online stores after announcing that its runaway success had ruined his "simple life".
In the Media by Cat Barton (AFP)

Vietnam's hit game developer pulls plug on Flappy Bird

Hanoi - The Vietnamese developer behind the smash-hit free game Flappy Bird has pulled his creation from online stores after announcing that its runaway success had ruined his "simple life".
In the Media by Cat Barton (AFP)

Amazon buys videogame studio Double Helix

San Francisco - Amazon said Thursday it was buying a California-based videogame studio, fueling speculation that the online retail titan plans to release its own console for home entertainment.
In the Media by AFP

Candy Crush developer defends trademarking 'Candy'

London - The British videogame maker behind Candy Crush Saga, the madly addictive game played by millions of people each day, has defended its decision to trademark the word "Candy" in the European Union.
In the Media by AFP

'Gears of War' videogame will stay in Xbox arsenal

San Francisco - Microsoft on Monday said that it bought the rights to "Gears of War" in a move that promises to keep the hit videogame franchise true to Xbox consoles.
In the Media by AFP

US studying plans to rescue Americans from Olympics terrorists

With looming verbal threats having been expressed by militants, the United States has been planning ways of evacuating Americans, in the event of terrorist attacks during the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia,
In the Media by Mike White

China lifts ban on video games

The Chinese government have decided to lift the ban on foreign games consoles that was introduced in the country 14 years ago.
In the Media by Mark Harradine - 1 comment
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