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Mobile apps could hit $70B in revenues by 2017

Posted in Games on 29th Apr, 2014 09:16 PM
by AlexMuller
While games drive the majority of app revenue now, they won’t stay on top of the heap much longer.
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Oculus Rift improves latency so you don’t lose your lunch in VR

Posted in Games on 25th Apr, 2014 02:54 AM
by AlexMuller
The idea of VR has been around for a long time, but it hasn’t been until recently that companies are showing interest in creating a truly interactive virtual reality experience.
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South Korea May Try To Curb Smartphone Use With Mobile Gaming Curfew

Posted in Games on 23rd Apr, 2014 12:55 AM
by AlexMuller
It's already in place for online computer gaming. Can the government impose a curfew on the one gadget people can’t live without?
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Facebook buys Oculus Rift:

Posted in Games on 27th Mar, 2014 01:32 AM
by AlexMuller
What does this mean for VR?
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In a race with Sony, Oculus unveils improved Rift virtual reality dev kit

Posted in Games on 20th Mar, 2014 04:24 AM
by AlexMuller
Racing to beat rivals like Sony, Oculus VR is announcing an improved developer version of its Oculus Rift virtual reality goggles.
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Valve's VR prototype is 'lightyears ahead' of Oculus Rift dev kit

Posted in Games on 1st Mar, 2014 02:11 AM
by AlexMuller
Virtual reality has the potential to completely revolutionize entertainment as we know it.
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Code.org eases kids into programming with Flappy Bird

Posted in Games on 28th Feb, 2014 04:47 AM
by AlexMuller
The Flappy Bird phenomenon may inspire the next generation of coders. That’s what one computer-science group is counting on.
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Will Oculus Bring Immersive Virtual Reality To Consumers For $300 In 2014?

Posted in Games on 20th Jan, 2014 10:14 PM
by AlexMuller
The Rift is the first real candidate for a quality VR experience at an affordable price.
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CEO Gabe Newell explains why Valve created Steam Machines

Posted in Games on 10th Jan, 2014 12:25 AM
by AlexMuller
The Valve CEO is the face of one of the greatest threats Microsoft is facing to its Windows PC business.
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New Oculus Rift with positional tracking is even more amazing

Posted in Games on 10th Jan, 2014 12:21 AM
by AlexMuller
Oculus Rift has hit another milestone with "Crystal Cove," the latest prototype VR headset.
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A Billion Dollar Company With No Bosses? Yes, It Exists

Posted in Games on 6th Jan, 2014 05:06 AM
by AlexMuller
The Valve Corporation's former economist-in-residence explained how a trendsetter in the video game industry can function without management.
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Tobii and Steel Series to build a cool eye tracking control system for games

Posted in Games on 3rd Jan, 2014 12:14 AM
by AlexMuller
Tobii tracks the position of your eyes in 3D and determines where you are looking.
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Wii Fit Plus Helps Diabetics Control Blood Sugar

Posted in Games on 17th Dec, 2013 04:14 AM
by AlexMuller
In a randomized controlled trial, older adults with type 2 diabetes had better controlled blood sugar after playing Wii Fit Plus for half an hour a day, every day, for 12 weeks.
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Flush with cash, Oculus plans ambitious new VR headset

Posted in Games on 14th Dec, 2013 12:32 AM
by AlexMuller
Is virtual reality finally ready for primetime?
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YouTube suddenly begins flagging hundreds of game related videos for copyright violations

Posted in Games on 11th Dec, 2013 11:27 PM
by AlexMuller
YouTube creators are getting nailed with copyright claims from companies that don't even own the flagged content.
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Android’s share of global device sales growing 14-times faster than iOS

Posted in Games on 7th Dec, 2013 02:59 AM
by AlexMuller
Of course, install base isn’t everything. Apple’s mobile operating system continues to best Android in terms of gaming revenue.
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