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'Violent' Video Games Don't Cause Later Aggression in Kids, According to New Longitudinal Study
Christopher J. Ferguson
Professor of psychology, media effects researcher and author o...
In the early aughts (2000s), some researchers confidently asserted that clear evidence linked ‘violent’ video games (an emotional
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Masaya Nakamura, Executive Behind 'Pac-Man,' Dead At 91
The video game pioneer started his career operating rides at a Tokyo department store.
When Pac Man Ruled the World
Karen Ann Kennedy
Certified Health Coach, Speaker, Author, Trainer
The other day, I was at a friend's house watching her eight-year-old son play a video game on her cell phone. He was glued to the itty-bitty screen oblivious to his mom's insistence that he put the phone down and give the games a rest.
10 Video Game Franchises That Will Never Die
Playboy.com is a non-nude content-driven website from the worl...
We wondered just what are the most prolific video game franchises ever? We're not just looking at actual sales, but sheer number of titles released. It's pretty amazing how addicted we've become to certain characters and concepts, as the following list attests.
Film Critic, Professor of Communication & Media
It's just aggressively mediocre, and pretty much vanishes from your brainpan as soon as the credits start rolling and you've hit your mental "reset" button on your way out the door. In that sense, I guess it fits right in with the extensive oeuvre of star Adam Sandler.
10 Totally Rad Retro Looks For Today's Technology
6. Gramophone for the iPhone For the Victorian era fan, there is now a Gramophone speaker for your iPhone. No electricity
Pac-Man And Donkey Kong Are Out For Blood In The First 'Pixels' Trailer
Last August, a photo circulated in which Peter Dinklage was seen brandishing a mullet and laser cannon on the set of the
Super Smash Bros.
for Wii U Review
Author, Journalist, Filmmaker
For the last 15 years of my life,
Super Smash Bros.
has been apart of it. Beginning with the 1999 release of that first Smash game for the Nintendo 64, altered the course of many of my nights through my post-high school days.
Life Has No Cheat Codes
Writer and blogger, grahamscrackers.com
Instead of putting in the mental exertion or time commitment to try and solve a puzzle -- and develop their critical thinking at the same time -- a kid's first recourse is to beg Dad to go online for a cheat code.
In Brazil, Taking HIV Prevention to the Streets, and to Cyberspace
David J. Olson
Global health communications expert
Brazil is considered a model in HIV prevention and, according to UNAIDS, HIV prevalence in Brazil dropped from 0.4 percent of the population 15-49 in 2001 to 0.33 percent in 2011 and is now stable.
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Big Brains, Small Films: From Pac-Man to PCs (VIDEO)
Some of the most brilliant minds have to start somewhere. For Mark Dean, the CTO and co-founder of the IBM PC, the intrinsic
Two 'Pac-Man Moons' Orbit Saturn; Blinky Nowhere To Be Seen
It doesn't exist, but Saturn has two moons that both look like the 1980s-era videogame icon Pac-Man. NASA recently released
Eight Ohio Counties Ripe for Election Fraud
New York Times Bestselling Novelist
In 2010, computer scientists from the University of Michigan and Princeton hacked a touch-screen voting machine, installing the video game Pac-Man. Could comparable voting systems in Ohio be subverted to alter the presidential vote tally?
'Super Pac-Man' Game Pokes Fun At Obama, Romney And The Super PACs That Support Them
As the name suggest, unPAC.org, founded in July, advocates against the influence of money in politics as exerted though the
STYLE & BEAUTY
Star Trek, Pac-Man And Other Shirts That Only The Coolest Geeks Would Wear (PHOTOS)
Those nerdy kids in high school were right all along. Not only do they now have the coolest jobs at companies like Google
Board Room Opening Soon: Dupont Circle Bar Features Games Theme (PHOTOS)
From the owners of Atomic Billiards, Rocket Bar and Bedrock Billiards comes a new establishment: a game-themed bar. It should
Graphic Tees For Summer! 16 Fun Looks For Girls & Guys
With temps reaching up to 90, 100, or even higher for some of you over the next month, it's time to settle into a breezy
CULTURE & ARTS
3D Super Mario Chalk Art Timelapse Video (VIDEO)
Last week we saw 3D Pac Man street art and now we have Super Mario 3D chalk art; we hope this love affair between retro video
Remember This? The Terrible 'E.T.' Atari 2600 Video Game
Senior Entertainment Writer, The Huffington Post
Doing a bit of research, yes, apparently there is an actual strategy to E.T.. But, as an eight-year-old, it really could
The Entire History Of Video Games In Less Than Three Minutes
Considering that video games have only been around for the past forty years, their progress since then has been pretty remarkable
Addiction Is All in the Delivery
I was once addicted to a game -- Pac Man. Most evenings, and sometimes even during the day, I would repair to the mall to play that game in an arcade.
Smithsonian 'Art Of Video Games' Exhibit Opens (PHOTOS)
Even Elizabeth Brouin, a director at the Smithsonian American Art Museum who admitted to being a little unfamiliar with video
Real-life Pac-Man Skull Created By Artist And Paleontologist
French artist Gentil Garcon has teamed up with paleontologist Francois Escuilie to create something we never thought we'd
Top 10 Fun Accessories For Gamers!
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