Tuesday, March 28, 2017

GAMING

GAMING

Grid will be available for Nvidia Shield owners in North America starting November 18. Nvidia has announced that its cloud-powered game streaming service, Grid, will be available starting next week for Nvidia Shield devices. Grid...

DISNEY RESEARCH | A child need not choose between the immersive, but often passive world of digital media or the physical interaction of real-world games and activities. Scientists at Disney Research say augmented reality...

This game for iPad and iPhone takes place in New Orleans during the Roaring 1920s. Marc Saltzman, Special to USA TODAY  Not sure whether you feel like playing a "hidden object" game or a building simulation?...

When you avoid a taboo, that increases the attraction of violent video games. by Art Markman, Ph.D. in Ulterior Motives (courtesy Psychology Today) If you talk to people who enjoy violent video games, they give...

courtesy Wired - If you know who Jonathan Mann is, it’s probably because at some point you’ve followed the Song A Day experiment he’s been conducting on YouTube since 2009. Or maybe you know him...

A Sony exec says that sales of the PlayStation 4 are 'nearly doubling' sales of the Microsoft Xbox One.The PlayStation 4 is selling at almost twice the rate of the Xbox One, Sony says. Sony...

Sifteo Packs Fun Education Into Tiny Cubes By Lauren Hockenson (courtesy mashable) Big things can come in small packages. San Francisco startup Sifteo's first gaming system, Sifteo Cubes, initially looks like nothing more than a series of...

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- With the advent of video games, a frequently asked question has been whether we get as engrossed in them emotionally as we do when we see a scary movie. The answer...

Developed by Chinese gaming studio, Linekong, Excalibur (王者之剑) is seeing over 20 million downloads so far in China with several tens of thousands of concurrent gamers online per day. Available on both iOS and Android,...

View image | gettyimages.com Joseph P Laycock, Texas State University - Religion-fueled conspiracy theories continue to pervade our culture. Today, some claim energy drinks are Satanic plots. Others argue that shape-shifting reptiles secretly rule the world. And musicians...

by Ryan Rigney, courtesy wired.com - The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset display is still without a release date, but early versions have already blown us away with the device’s ability to immerse wearers in...
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Various cities in Australia have developed creative economy policies with the aim of diversifying their economy. These policies are about attracting and retaining entrepreneurs and firms from the creative industries sector, such as the...