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3 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Even Chimps Know That A Firm Bed Makes For Quality Sleep

In the wilds of Africa, chimpanzees consistently choose to make their sleeping nests in a particular tree that offers the "just right" kind of comfort that Goldilocks famously preferred.


Related Topix: Tradewest, National Geographic

8 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Indefinitely Delayed And Possibly Cancelled For The Xbox One

Bad news Spider-Man fans, it seems that if you were looking forward to playing The Amazing Spider-Man 2 on the Xbox One console, you might be disappointed to learn that it seems that the game might have been cancelled for the platform.


Related Topix: Spider-Man, Activision, Beenox, The Amazing Spider-Man, The, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox, 3DS

12 hrs ago | KMIZ

10 things you didn't know about Las Vegas

Maybe you think of the Rat Pack, showgirls and mobsters sipping martinis. Or perhaps it's bachelorettes and bros on a bender that everyone hopes won't end up on Facebook.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Travel

16 hrs ago |

'Halo' and 'Destiny' legendary composer Marty O'Donnell fired by Bungie

The man behind the iconic music of the " Halo " franchise revealed early Wednesday morning that he was let go by Bungie .


Related Topix: Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software, The, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox

20 hrs ago |

Nintendo drops price of five popular 3DS video games, including Mario Kart 7

Nintendo is dropping the price of five of its popular 3DS games, according to an April 15, 2014 Cinema Blend Gaming Blend report.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Super Mario, Mario Kart, UFO Interactive, Arcade, 3DS, New Super Mario Bros. 2, Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Wed Apr 16, 2014

'The Walking Dead' Season 5: First half is written, finale is 'nailed down'

"The Walking Dead" hasn't been off the air for long, but the showrunners, writers and producers are already elbow-deep in writing Season 5. In an interview with MTV News , Robert Kirkman reveals how far the "Walking Dead" team is into Season 5. Considering filming starts in May, it shouldn't be too surprising to learn that the season is already ... (more)


Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Terminal Reality, Activision


Sony sells more than 7 million Playstation 4 consoles

Sony Corp sold more than 7 million PlayStation 4 units as of April 6 and is struggling to keep pace with demand for the video game console, the company said on Wednesday.


Related Topix: SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, Computers, The, Deep Silver

WSJ Media and Advertising

Can Latest 'Trials' Games Convince Mobile Players to Pay?

In the fall of 1993, the Wu-Tang Clan released their debut studio album, Enter The Wu-Tang .


Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, RZA, Black Entertainment, Method Man, Hip-Hop, The Wu-Tang Clan, Science / Technology, Programming Languages, RedLynx, Trials HD, Microsoft


'Magic Mike' sequel gets title, release date

On July 3, 2015, Tatum's stripper with a heart of gold will be back in theaters with a new story after winning over audiences in 2012's "Magic Mike."


Related Topix: Magic Mike, 21 Jump Street, 2012, Gliese Games, Celebrities, Matthew McConaughey, Alex Pettyfer, Entertainment


6 Video Games That Wreak Havoc on NYC

New York City is burning. The famous American metropolis is a popular playground for video games , but more for destruction than just admiring its skyscrapers.


Related Topix: Supernatural, Crysis, Crytek, EA Games


Halo: Spartan Assault Kicks Off Universal Windows Games

Microsoft has just started to accept universal applications for its combined Windows and Windows Phone Store, and what better way to introduce universal apps than in the form of a game - Halo: Spartan Assault ? The one time purchase of this game will be able to be used on either platform, where it has been listed as a universal app in both the ... (more)


Related Topix: Halo: Spartan Assault, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Microsoft, Startups, Gadgets


Alleged serial killings highlight GPS limits

Franc Cano and Steven Dean Gordon proved not once, but allegedly twice, that GPS trackers - the electronic leashes worn by 100,000 freed criminals in the U.S. - aren't foolproof.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Las Vegas, THQ

Tue Apr 15, 2014


The Best Video Game Wingmen Ever

Main characters usually get all the attention in games, but for most great heroes, there's at least one other character helping them out.


Related Topix: Portal, Valve Software

Video Games Live: Bonus Round Comes to Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in June

Video Games Live comes to Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. Video Games Live comes to Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. Do you enjoy listening to the music of your favorite video games? If so, you won't want to miss Video Games Live : Bonus Round in concert coming to Nokia Theatre L.A.


Related Topix: Idea Factory, -8, Sega, Sonic

USA Today

'Magic Mike' sequel set for Independence Day 2015

July Fourth weekend will get considerably hotter when Channing Tatum and friends show up for the sequel to the 2012 hit.


Related Topix: Magic Mike, Channing Tatum, 2012, Gliese Games, Movies, Entertainment

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Knife holder missing 2 knives taken from home

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Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Murrysville, PA


Knife holder missing 2 knives taken from home

An X-Box and games, a silver iPod, a Nintendo Wii -- and a wooden knife holder missing two knives -- are among the items removed from the home of the Pennsylvania teenager suspected of going on a stabbing rampage at his Pennsylvania high school, according to court papers.


Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Murrysville, PA

Swindon Advertiser

Strictly Come Dancing stars wow the crowds in Swindon

SINCE Katya Virshilas and Pasha Kovalev teamed up as a professional dance couple on the hit BBC television show Strictly Come Dancing in 2011, they have wowed audiences with their Ballroom routines and Latin dances.


Related Topix: Strictly Come Dancing, Ubisoft, Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies, Shall We Dance, Musical Movies, Take the Lead, Katya Virshilas, Waterloo Road, Entertainment, Television, Arts, Modern Dance

The Times-Herald

Georgia passes law offering $25 million in video game tax breaks

Georgia state governor Nathan Deal signed a bill into law this morning that will provide $25 million in tax credits for video game developers in the region, according to a report published to the website of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.


Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Georgia, US Governors, EVE Online, Atari, CCP, Tripwire Interactive, Rising Storm, Rising Storm Team


Xbox One April update rolling out shortly, features detailed

The Xbox One's long-teased April update rolls out in "a few hours," Microsoft spokesoldier Larry 'Major Nelson' Hyrb said tonight.


Related Topix: Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, The, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox