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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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What sorcery is this? Benedict Cumberbatch rumored as Doctor Strange

Hail the Master! Clues are piling up that "Sherlock" star Benedict Cumberbatch could add another action role to his CV, with reports that he's in negotiations to play Marvel's magnificent Doctor Strange.

By October 27, 2014

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Christian Bale confirmed to play Steve Jobs in Sorkin biopic

Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has confirmed the "Dark Knight" actor will go from Gotham to Silicon Valley in a new biopic of the Apple co-founder.

By October 23, 2014

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Amazon wants your vote on which books to publish

Via the new Kindle Scout program, you could help decide which titles will end be being published by the retail giant.

By October 27, 2014

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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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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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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