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Online role-playing can zap marital happiness, survey finds

Researchers say the biggest problem when such gaming enters a relationship is not so much the time spent on the game, but rather the resulting arguments and disrupted bedtime routines.

By February 14, 2012

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PlayStation Plus will play a 'prominent role' on the PS4

The downloading service will be a big part of the PlayStation 4, and could offer PS3 games for the console, too.

By March 2, 2013

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Facial-recognition tech played no role in ID'ing bomb suspects

Despite images of the suspects at the scene and in official databases, the software could not put names to their faces, Boston's police commissioner tells the Washington Post.

By April 21, 2013

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Is Xiaomi the Chinese Apple? Its CEO plays the Steve Jobs role well

The company, which produces smartphones that can rival the iPhone 5, is valued at $4 billion less than three years after it was founded.

By December 7, 2012

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Malfunction, not iPad, played greater role in Galaxy returns

Samsung survey of Best Buy returns finds that hardware malfunction is cited as the reason for their returns nearly three times more often than a desire for an iPad.

By August 6, 2012

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Amazon's hope for gaming success at last? Build a multimedia empire

The e-commerce company's fall lineup of games, which also packs in audio books and comics, shows Amazon is thinking big when it comes to gaming.

By October 14, 2014

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Microsoft playing active role in ultrabook development?

The software company is reportedly investing time with ultrabook makers to ensure that the designs of those devices will work well with touch-enabled Windows 8 environments.

By April 16, 2012

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EA's Dragon Age: Origins is on the house

This top-rated fantasy RPG normally sells for $20. For a limited time, get it free, no strings attached.

By October 9, 2014

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Interview with a DDoS troll: Meet 'the Gods of the Internet'

DDoS attacks are a way to keep corrupt corporations honest, according to an anonymous member of DerpTrolling, who gives us an inside look at the self-proclaimed gods of the Internet.

By October 7, 2014

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Intel meets its 'makers,' with chips for DIY set and the firms they'll found (Q&A)

The next wave of consumer electronics could come from the maker movement and indie developers. Intel's Edward Ross wants to make the company's chips a key part of that trend.

By October 4, 2014