Wednesday, September 20, 2017

GAMING

GAMING

posted by TiA Staff data courtesy of Nielsen.com -- Discover what Americans are watching, reading, playing, browsing, buying and more. These lists are compiled on a weekly, monthly or quarterly basis. Thank you, TiA Related articles Police: Dad of...

Brown University    Video games not only sharpen the visual processing skills of frequent players, they might also improve the brain's ability to learn those skills, according to a new study. Gamers showed faster...

by Chritty Watts, Orlando, Florida a state judge sentenced a minor to home confinement after he brought "multiple weapons to school." The pint-sized nine-year old described -"so tiny ... he could barely see the judge over the...

by Mia Galuppo, courtesy HollywoodReporter The film adaptation of the hit YA novel stars Harrison Ford and Hailee Steinfeld. The new posters for Ender’s Game set a menacing tone for the upcoming sci-fi adventure. Three images were released...

Two facts can’t be disputed: Americans love their sports, and they love to gamble. By Jeffrey Derevensky, McGill University According to Gallup, nearly 60% of Americans call themselves sports fans, while ESPN broadcasts continuous sports coverage to...

ASSOCIATED PRESS - SAN DIEGO — A 5-year-old San Diego boy has outwitted the sharpest minds at Microsoft — he’s found a backdoor to the Xbox. Kristoffer Von Hassel managed to log in to his...

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...

by Adi Robertson (courtesy TheVerge) Even as the Oculus Rift has gotten tremendous attention from the gaming world (among other things, Epic announced a partnership with it for Unreal Engine 4), designing a good game for...

John Paczkowski, courtesy AllthingsD -- For games publisher Electronic Arts, brick-and-mortar stores have historically generated the bulk of its sales. But not anymore. Reporting first-quarter earnings this week, EA said that digital sales have surpassed those made...

How is it possible to walk through 3D virtual realities while staying in one place? Engineers from the Vienna University of Technology have solved this problem and are now introducing their "Virtualizer". Device to revolutionize...

by bonnie Cha (courtesy allthingsD) Walt Disney once said, “We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” So, I’d imagine he’d...

  "Grand Theft Auto 5" is shaping up to be one of the biggest games this year, and Take-Two Interactive is so confident in the company's upcoming title, that he thinks no gamer will miss...