Saturday, April 29, 2017

GAMING

GAMING

Nvidia's name and angular, viridescent logo play on the Latin iNvidia – envy. Yesterday's announcement of an $8 all you can eat, Netflix style game subscription promises to keep their 'green with envy' slogan...

Larry Hardesty | MIT News Office MIT researchers have designed a computer system that learns how to play a text-based computer game with no prior assumptions about how language works. Although the system can’t complete...

The world of gaming is eagerly watching virtual reality (VR) products, which finally seem to be delivering on their promise of creating immersive, realistic, imaginary worlds. While the initial applications for these devices seem...

If a defensive coordinator of a National Football League (NFL) team could predict with high accuracy whether their team's opponent will call a pass or run play during a game, he would become a...

While playing video games can improve mood, violent games may increase aggressive outcomes. The study, authored by James Alex Bonus and Alanna Peebles, graduate students in Communication Arts, and Karyn Riddle, assistant professor in the...

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...

Taylor & Francis - Technological innovations, multiple genres, online gaming and mobile apps have led gaming to become big business. Call of Duty Black Ops sold 1.4 million copies and registered 2.6 million Xbox Live...

There’s abundant research – and controversy – on the effects of playing violent video games. But, strangely, there’s precious little looking at why people choose to play violent games at all. So we, along with...

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...

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...

Expanding its North American brand presence and distribution channels LAS VEGAS, May 29, 2015 /CNW/ - NYX Gaming Group Limited (TSXV:NYX) is pleased to announce the extension of its Poker distribution agreement with Scientific Games,...

Poor behavior linked to time spent playing video games, not the games played They could find no link between playing violent games and real-life aggression or a child's academic performance UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD - Children who play...