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alternate-reality games

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E3 2013

E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, highlights the latest in interactive games for computers, con

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Clik: The future of remotes, in an alternate reality

A new consumer electronics remote control technology gives smartphone users the fastest possible way to pair their smartphone with a media device.

By Feb. 16, 2012

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Lenovo IdeaCentre B750

A refreshing new way to look at all-in-one desktops, the Lenovo B750's Blu-ray-friendly, extra-wide display is great for movies (if you add some extra software), and games greatly benefit from a wider field of view. It's different, and fun to use, but it cries out for a touch screen.

By Apr. 1, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 1, 2014
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Xbox One original TV shows will include interactive extras

A robot-themed sci-fi show and a reality show for this summer's World Cup are among the original programmes coming to the Xbox One, complete with bonus interactive elements.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Nintendo 3DS XL

Three years in, the Nintendo 3DS handheld has become a seriously good game device -- especially for fans of Nintendo's classic gaming franchises -- and the XL is the one you should buy.

By Feb. 21, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Feb. 21, 2014
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Fire Game Controller

Get ready for living-room gaming, Amazon-style: a new controller aims to bring games to the big screen with Fire TV.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Alternate-reality games flourish at the grassroots

While big ARGs like I Love Bees and The Beast get most of the ink, there has been a steady stream of games built for very small audiences, without corporate sponsorship.

By Nov. 23, 2009

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Oculus Rift

The newest development kit for Oculus Rift adds better positional tracking and display technology, and it's finally available to order.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Beyond: Two Souls (PlayStation 3)

Beyond: Two Souls undoubtedly deserves credit for its great story and unique take on interactive software, even if it conflicts with what many believe constitutes a video game.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Unity's new weapon for devs: Porting games to Firefox

Following news from Epic that the Unreal Engine 4 will be optimized for Firefox, Mozilla and Unity reveal a Unity add-on for bringing Unity-built games to the Web with asm.js and WebGL.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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NHL 14 (PlayStation 3)

NHL 14 is still a fun, ultra-realistic hockey simulation, but veterans of the series may not find enough innovation and refinement to warrant a purchase at full price.

By Sep. 9, 2013