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Starcraft

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StarCraft player recognized by US as pro athlete

Some say playing video games is a waste of time. But it earned South Korea's Dong-hwan "Violet" Kim a career in the United States.

By December 11, 2013

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Study: 40 hours of complex StarCraft is good for the brain

Complicated real-time strategy game situations, researchers say, can boost cognitive flexibility -- the ability to allocate the brain's resources under changing circumstances.

By August 26, 2013

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Want to train your brain? Play StarCraft

A new study has found that real-time strategy gaming can increase the cognitive flexibility of the player.

By August 13, 2013

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Bringing gamers together online

From local cables to worldwide online, the desire to play together has transformed videogames and spawned an e-sport revolution that has only just begun.

By July 22, 2015

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IBM and allies find a way to make chips even tinier and faster

A prototype chip has quadruple the circuitry and double the performance of today's cutting-edge chips. This kind of work keeping Moore's Law ticking hastens the day your smartwatch has a lot more brains.

By July 8, 2015

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Football, soccer and...Super Smash Bros? E-sports becoming a big business

Competitive gameplay in video games has gone from niche to near-mainstream sport in just a decade.

By June 16, 2015

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Playing games on the PC is making a comeback

Video game consoles have long dominated the video game industry, offering a seemingly cheaper and more consistent experience. But not for long.

By June 14, 2015

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Eye-tracking MSI laptop lets you play games almost hands-free

The MSI GT72 concept features eye-tracking software by Tobii EyeX, letting you interact with your laptop with your eye movements.

By June 3, 2015

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Every Black Friday tech deal we've found

We're tracking all the tech deals you'll want to know about for Black Friday this year. Keep coming back to this page to see the latest discounts you'll be able to snag.

By November 14, 2014

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World of Warcraft maker Blizzard announces first new franchise in 17 years

With Overwatch, Blizzard now enters the shooting-game genre.

By November 7, 2014