8/12/2017 4:13:00 PM
CNBCNeuroscape and Akili make video games to treat cognitive diseasesCNBCA company spun out of UCSF's Neuroscape lab is developing video games to treat Alzheimer's, ADHD, depression and other cognitive diseases.and more »
8/12/2017 3:04:04 PM
PolygonThe 101 video games kids should play before growing upPolygonIn that spirit, Ben Bertoli, a contributor at Kotaku and a guy I wrote about when I worked there, is publishing a book called 101 Video Games to Play Before You Grow Up. The premise alone is enough of a conversation-starter. Yes, someone, somewhere ...
8/12/2017 2:43:26 PM
Boing BoingYou are Henry David Thoreau in the Walden simulator video gameBoing BoingAfter years of buzz, the USC Game Innovation Lab finally released Walden: The Game earlier this month, allowing players to immerse themselves in a six-hour experience in which they play Henry David Thoreau on his gripping quest for solitude and mental ...and more »
8/12/2017 2:01:33 PM
Toronto StarThe unusual formula that made Valve a video-game juggernautToronto StarNewell's company, Valve, builds Dota 2, the video game whose signature tournament kicked off this week for its sixth year in Seattle. He typically takes the stage at the outset to thank fans for coming, before acknowledging that they're not here to see ...and more »
Elon Musk's $1 billion AI startup made a surprise appearance at a $24 million video game tournament — and crushed ... - Markets Insider
8/12/2017 12:10:09 AM
Markets InsiderElon Musk's $1 billion AI startup made a surprise appearance at a $24 million video game tournament — and crushed ...Markets InsiderComputers have already beaten the world's best humans at classic games like chess and Go. Now one has beaten one of the world's best players of the smash-hit video game "Dota 2." Live on stage at The International, developer Valve's flagship $24 ...and more »
8/11/2017 11:04:02 PM
MobileSyrupOntario-based mobile game studio announces new iOS game, Block Droppin'MobileSyrupA mobile game development studio based in St. Catharines, Ontario, Rocketship Park, is launching a new game called Block Droppin' on August 24th. Block Droppin' is a puzzle game filled with sliding tiles and falling blocks. The goal of the game is for ...
8/11/2017 11:02:09 PM
SportzEdge.comConnecticut Sun players react to being in 'NBA Live 18' video gameSportzEdge.com(WTNH)–These are exciting times for the Connecticut Sun. They're in first place in the Eastern Conference, they just broke a world record for the number of cheeses on a pizza yesterday (seriously), and now their players will be featured in a video game.
8/11/2017 7:43:08 PM
The Philadelphia TribuneAtlantic City casinos embrace video-game tournamentsThe Philadelphia TribuneATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Casinos are slowly embracing competitive video game tournaments as a way to help their bottom lines, but the money is coming from renting hotel rooms to the young players and selling them food and drinks, not from turning them ...
8/11/2017 3:06:00 PM
CBC.caeSports are real sports. It's time for the Olympic video gamesThe GuardianIn many countries, audiences pack stadiums and concert venues to watch teams compete against each other in a range of video game tournaments. People from around the world also watch from the comfort of their homes thanks to streaming: Yahoo has an ...Video games could be an Olympic event by 2024CBC.caall 25 news articles »
8/11/2017 3:03:43 PM
isportsweb.com (blog)Takeaways from the Chicago Bears first preseason gameisportsweb.com (blog)Football is officially back. It's only preseason, which is essentially a glorified practice, but the Chicago Bears looked good. The Bears did lose, 24-17, to the Denver Broncos, but preseason record doesn't matter. The Bears went 1-3 in 1985, that team ...and more »
8/11/2017 11:12:35 AM
Evening StandardWorlds Adrift is a video game utopia where knowledge is powerEvening StandardAction and adventure video games are often fuelled by a sense of urgency: complete an objective before the time runs out, kill the enemy before they kill you, reach a checkpoint before you lose your progress. Worlds Adrift, developed by Shoreditch ...
8/11/2017 10:30:34 AM
PCWorldThe 15 best upcoming PC games of 2017, and their release datesPCWorldThe game release lull that used to last from May through September is now more like “late June to early August,” and even July saw its fair share of new game releases. There are just so many upcoming PC games nowadays. You'll never catch up on that ...
8/11/2017 3:07:25 AM
Winnipeg Free PressCelebrated Winnipeg-born video game designer diesWinnipeg Free PressWhen Corey Gaspur's parents bought him a Super Mario game and Nintendo game console at three years of age, they had no idea what they had sparked. Gaspur not only played numerous video games on different gaming systems with his brother and ...
8/11/2017 1:54:09 AM
CPF launches third annual Big 'R' Chat campaign featuring mobile game appMarketing InteractiveIt will run on TV, print, radio, digital and out-of-home channels. As part of the campaign, CPF launched a mobile game app titled “Ready, Get Set, Grow!” to help players learn about CPF benefits through simple gameplay. Players will go through four ...
8/11/2017 1:40:55 AM
BRAVE NEW WORLD for IRON MAIDEN: Legacy of the Beast mobile game!DevelopLondon, UK – August 10th, 2017 3pm GMT. Mobile games publisher, Nodding Frog and global rock legends IRON MAIDEN are proud to announce the arrival of Brave New World dungeons to their award-winning mobile game Legacy of the Beast. Inspired by ...and more »