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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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Square Enix releases role-playing game for iPod

The game is controlled by the click wheel (what else is there, anyway?) and is said to be as easy as selecting music.

By July 8, 2008

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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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Role-playing will kill you: Facebook's MyGladiator app

Pay to be a slave and get your head lopped off.

By September 25, 2007