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#FredinChina: Tencent looks to challenge Apple with cloud-based apps you can use without downloading

Fred Raillard | Posted 01.18.2017 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, Creative CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer with Farid Mokart of FRED & FARID, an independent creative boutique network bas...

Four Ways Online Games can Prevent Cyberbullying

Allan Smith | Posted 12.20.2016 | Technology
Allan Smith

Let's talk about something serious: bullying. Although it has been around since time immemorial, bullying is at an all-time high, and it has become pa...

IoT Gives a Face Lift to Mobile Gaming

Sam Cohen | Posted 09.12.2016 | Technology
Sam Cohen

From snake to VR casinos, it just took a couple of decades for mobile devices to have opened up new streams of revenue. Mobile gaming had existed way ...

The Rise Of Bitcoin And Its Influence On Online Gaming - Why Operators Should Use It

Sam Cohen | Posted 09.02.2016 | Sports
Sam Cohen

With the inception of Bitcoin, the online gaming industry eventually experienced the promising market for Bitcoin gambling.

Playstation Or XBox? Teens And Millennials Decide The Gaming World's Winners And Losers

Wishbone App | Posted 08.08.2016 | Technology
Wishbone App

The video gaming industry has continued to flourish each year and teens are a large part of its audience. With so many gaming options out there, how c...

New Nancy Drew Mobile App Teaches Skills to Young Girls

Kyriaki Chonacas | Posted 06.22.2016 | Technology
Kyriaki Chonacas

How invigorating to meet a humble brainiac, whose kind, compassionate, a feminist, in 2016 who's has pulled tote for almost two decades! Here's a message from the one and only Penny Milliken, CEO of HeR Interactive.

VIDEO GAMES and THEIR EFFECT on MODERN DAY SOCIETY

Montclair Diplomats | Posted 05.10.2016 | Entertainment
Montclair Diplomats

It's the year 2016; we are at an age where technology is a society constant. Life at this juncture is practically unimaginable without the technology we enjoy today. In particular, life would not be as it were if not for video games.

Clash of Syrian Clans: How an Online Game Reflects the Syrian Conflict

Omar Sayfo | Posted 01.07.2017 | Home
Omar Sayfo

Fighting in a clan from his Syrian hometown and coordinating battles against clans he was randomly matched with around the globe was one of the ways 24-year-old Hosam maintained spiritual ties with the land and community he had left behind.

Fan Duel/Draft Kings Stumble in New York

Richard Brodsky | Posted 11.12.2016 | New York
Richard Brodsky

Big money is at stake. The way the Internet undermines accepted law and practice is at stake. The limits on hypocrisy in public life, and professional sports, is at stake. The right of average dopes and geniuses to gamble is at stake.

Is Your Teen Online 24/7? Parenting With Spiritual Tools

Ingrid Peschke | Posted 08.12.2016 | Parents
Ingrid Peschke

How do you reprogram a teen to recognize that the cyberworld is actually fake? That's not an easy question to answer, and it's one that's being grappled with in treatment centers.

China's Web Junkies: Is the Cure Worse Than the Disease?

The Huffington Post | Matt Sheehan | Posted 07.23.2015 | Home

While the global conversation about the Internet and China tends to focus on censorship, hacking and the Great Firewall, many Chinese parents are worr...

Risk v. Reward: Finding the Right Balance for Digital Innovation

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 06.05.2015 | Technology
Jimmy Nguyen

Companies of all shapes and sizes - from startups to corporate giants, from new disruptors to old guard institutions, from local shops to global conglomerates - want to win new business by using digital innovations.

Christina Wilkie

Sheldon Adelson Looks To Harry Reid For A Big Favor

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 12.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Billionaire casino magnate and GOP sugar daddy Sheldon Adelson wants a big favor from Capitol Hill, and he’s looking to the top Democr...

MMOs and MMORG -- Control Your Kids Online Gaming

Jason P. Stadtlander | Posted 11.19.2014 | Parents
Jason P. Stadtlander

I have a strict policy in my house. No MMO games, or rather -- no MMOs that are actually enabled online. I know, some of you parents and grandparents are saying, "What? What's an MMO?"

Carolyn Gregoire

Why Are Millions Of People Spending So Much Time Watching Others Play Video Games?

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 09.12.2014 | Healthy Living

Amazon just spent nearly $1 billion to buy Twitch.tv, the world's most popular game streaming platform. Every day, millions of users tune in to Twitch...

Is Online Video Gaming a Haven for the Insecure?

Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D. | Posted 10.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D.

What this research yielded challenges to a significant extent the popular belief that "excessive" online gaming is psychologically harmful, or that "gamers" lack social skills. What they found was that social skills were not predictive of devoting more time to online gaming.

5 Online Games From Our Childhood That Were Totally Underrated

Cat Blake | Posted 07.08.2014 | Teen
Cat Blake

If you were born anytime in the 1990s or later, chances are you've spent a good amount of your childhood on the computer, playing online games. Some of those online games may still be around but there are also many that are no longer with us today.

One Of The Coolest Things I've Seen On The Internet (Involving Pokémon)

Murray Rosenbaum | Posted 05.27.2014 | Teen
Murray Rosenbaum

The Internet has become the most unpredictable collective being. One of the most recent creations is extremely interesting. It involves a live-streaming channel, Pokémon and a LOT of people.

Gaming (As We Know It) Is On The Way Out

Marc Jones | Posted 06.10.2015 | Technology
Marc Jones

The market for online gaming is expected to hit $111 billion next year, and if current momentum is any indication, that figure is just the tip of the iceberg.

SPOOKS SPIED ON ONLINE GAMERS

The New York Times | Posted 12.09.2013 | Technology

Not limiting their activities to the earthly realm, American and British spies have infiltrated the fantasy worlds of World of Warcraft and Second Lif...

The Dark Side of Farmville: When Social Media and Mobile Gaming Go Too Far

Alissa Fleck | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Alissa Fleck

The sun may never set on Farmville, but hopefully a generation of people will be able to look back and say, I have not wasted my life and alienated those around me by buying fake cows and harvesting fake crops for hours on end under the guise of improving my social connections.

5 Reasons Why Gaymers & GaymerX Matter

Shawn Ahmed | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Shawn Ahmed

I'm a gaymer. To many of my straight friends, identifying as a "gay gamer" is as nonsensical as making the distinction of being a gay Trekkie or a gay Notre Dame football fan.

The Extreme New Game We Totally Want To Play

The Hufington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 09.24.2013 | Weird News

The trend of so-called "room escape" games is sweeping China. In the game, players pay to be locked inside a maze of dark, eerie rooms with only a...

Is World of Warcraft Dying?

Quora | Posted 09.10.2013 | Technology
Quora

If I had to answer the question one way or the other, I would say WoW is dying, but still going strong.

Microconsoles: The Little Game Consoles That Could

Tadhg Kelly | Posted 08.10.2013 | Technology
Tadhg Kelly

With E3 looming, my non-games industry friends and family are asking which of the new consoles I find most exciting. Am I ready for the Xbox One with ...