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10 Reasons You Should Marry Your Coworker

Jonathan Grant | Posted 10.15.2012 | Weddings
Jonathan Grant

Dating someone you work with has its challenges, but -- assuming your workplace allows it -- we think it can be a great idea. Here's why.

Online Games for Kids: Essential Safety Lessons

Scott Steinberg | Posted 10.15.2012 | Parents
Scott Steinberg

While parents of online game-playing children often focus on time and search limits, of equal concern to them should be establishing standards of online behavior for their children.

Sexual Harassment In Online Gaming Is All Too Real

New York Times | Posted 08.03.2012 | Technology

When Miranda Pakozdi entered the Cross Assault video game tournament this year, she knew she had a slim chance of winning the $25,000 prize. But she w...

Online Gaming CEO Arrested Over Alleged Ponzi Scheme

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 07.03.2012 | Business

Won an online poker game and are expecting your money soon? If the game was on, don't bet on it. The FBI arrested Raymond Bitar, ...

Will Our Kids' Tomorrow Be Better Than Today?

Daniel Burrus | Posted 08.28.2012 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Remember that technology is neither good nor evil. It's just a tool. Technology could give you cancer or it could cure your cancer. So don't blame the technology. The real issue is how humans decide to use the technology.

Gamers Attempt To Break Solitaire World Record For Charity

Huffington Post | Laura Rothkopf | Posted 06.26.2012 | Impact

Two gamers might be in for a karmic winning streak after their acts of charitable goodwill. Kathleen Henkel of New Jersey and Laura Rich of Cardif...

Why Zynga Is Shedding Users

ReadWriteWeb | Posted 06.13.2012 | Technology

Social gaming company Zynga had an outstanding 2011, leading to a well-hyped IPO in December. But Zynga's biggest risk was always an over-reliance on ...

Kansas Police Search For 12-Year-Old Girl Who Disappeared With Canadian She Met Online

The Huffington Post | Hilary Tuttle | Posted 06.01.2012 | Crime

UPDATE: 6:16 p.m. -- Police in Eaton County, Mich., have found Brandy T. Gray and arrested Kenneth Stewart McGill, the 20-year-old Canadian man with w...

Numbers Game: America's Struggle To Make Math Fun

Reuters | Posted 06.11.2012 | Education

By Stephanie Simon April 11 (Reuters) - Pity poor math. In the American drive to boost science and math education, it's...

Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 4

Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA | Posted 06.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Health care today is all about you. Health care happens before you visit with your doctor, nurse practitioner or other health care provider.

Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 3

Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA | Posted 05.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Do you think gaming is changing the landscape in health care? Do you think it can help you live a healthier life?

INFOGRAPHIC: Is World Of Warcraft The New OKCupid?

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 03.23.2012 | Women

Been having a tough time online dating? Maybe you should ditch, OKCupid and J-Date look for love in another corner of the Internet -- World ...

A Safe Bet: Online Gambling's Good for U.S.

Patrick Basham | Posted 05.06.2012 | Technology
Patrick Basham

Prohibitionists appear to ignore the fact that most gambling sites, like any reputable business, rely on customer loyalty to remain profitable. The necessity of maintaining a strong customer base would motivate legal American service providers to offer legitimate, reputable gambling sites.

Breaking "the Rules": Finding Love in the Digital Age

Ramona Pringle | Posted 04.16.2012 | Technology
Ramona Pringle

It all starts sounding very depressing... and lonely. But fear not, the future looks bright. You see, we want to connect... and not just to technology, to each other. We may not be bowling, but we are finding each other in new ways.

Should California Legalize Online Poker?

| Posted 03.21.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Lance Williams Congress was in session Wednesday, with officials sparring over the fed...

OnLive Launches Console-like Cloud Gaming on iPhone, iPad and Android

Larry Magid | Posted 02.07.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

While I don't know much about gaming, I do know something about cloud technology and I'm quite impressed at how OnLive has been able to stream games even better than Netflix streams movies.

Making The Pitch: What A 20-Year Old Whiz Kid Did Right

Porter Gale | Posted 11.30.2011 | Small Business
Porter Gale

What are the biggest factors in landing your pitch? I had an opportunity to witness what it takes in the flesh while eating breakfast with Brian Wong, a 20-year whiz kid and the CEO of Kiip.

After the Sideshow

Richard 'Skip' Bronson | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology
Richard 'Skip' Bronson

Black Friday comes and goes and has many wondering, does this mean that U.S. Internet gaming is doomed? My answer is no, Black Friday didn't ruin the emergence of U.S Internet gaming; it actually helped it.

Blizzard Nixes Real-Name Requirement In Forums

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Blizzard Entertainment is backtracking on plans to require players to use their real names when posting on its online forums. Follow...

Online Gaming Statistics Reveal How Much Time Gamers REALLY Spend Playing (INFOGRAPHIC)

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Editor's Note: Due to editorial consideration, the infographic and accompanying text have been removed from this post. ...

Online Gaming Marred By Racist, Anti-Semitic Hate Speech

AP | NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SPOKANE, Wash. — It's not just cyberbullets that are exchanged during firefights on the XBox Live version of "Call of Duty." Many gamers also e...

Couple Let Baby Starve To Death While Raising Virtual Baby Online

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Korean couple allowed their child to starve to death because of their addiction to raising a 'virtual' child in a Second-Life-style game online know...