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Nintendo May Seek Outside Help

Posted 06.26.2011 | Technology

(TOKYO) - Nintendo said on Tuesday that alliances with other companies may be necessary, a day after the game maker reported its second straight f...

Wii 2 Coming In 2012, Nintendo Says

Posted 06.25.2011 | Technology

By Isabel Reynolds (OSAKA, Japan ) - Nintendo Co Ltd will launch a successor to its aging Wii game console in 2012 as it bets on a new hit games p...

New Nintendo Console Coming Soon?

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 06.15.2011 | Technology

Nintendo may be releasing their first new gaming console in five years, according to Game Informer. The site confirmed "with multiple sources" tha...

After This: Notes on the Computer Revolution

Lindsay Edmunds | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lindsay Edmunds

I was witness to an amazing hinge in history: those days in the late 1980s and early 1990s when personal computers were about to change the world forever and everybody knew it.

Mars and Venus: Tech Edition

Stephanie Vaughn Hapke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Stephanie Vaughn Hapke

How exactly do men and women differ in their approach to technology and its importance in their lives? Can our understanding of these differences propel our technology to new heights?

UK Study: Can The Wii Treat Parkinson's?

Techland | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A British doctor has received £35,000 (about $55,000) to find out if the Wii can help increase motor skills and overall well-being of individuals wit...

Warren Spector Animates Walt Disney's Creations in 'Epic Mickey'

James Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
James Sims

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Finding A Hobby That Doesn't Involve Bikini Suplexes

Brandon Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Brandon Mendelson

I'm looking for a new hobby. The last one involved browsing a women's wrestling company's website and laughing at the double entendres used for their titles.

8 Easy Ways to Get Digital Natives Wild about Reading

Sharon Duke Estroff | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sharon Duke Estroff

It's no wonder kids don't read books anymore. A Kaiser study reveals children ages 8 to 18 log an average of 7.5 hours of screen time daily.

Nintendo Wii For P.E: School Offers Computer Gaming During Gym Class

Mail Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Children are being handed Nintendo Wiis to play on at school if they can't be bothered to turn up for traditional PE. Youngsters who deliberately l...

Muscle March: WiiWare Lets Geeks Play Macho Bodybuilders Tracking Protein Powder Thieves

techland.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Move over Mario. Your flabby gut's got nothin' on Muscle March. Today Namco Bandai announced that its Nintendo WiiWare title, a 'quirky Japanese ac...

Wii: Netflix Streaming Coming Soon To Nintendo Wii

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

(BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP) NEW YORK – It's a triple crown for Netflix. Beginning in the spring, the Wii will become the last of the three current video g...

Nintendo Wii: Virtual Exercise May Be Real Workout, Study Shows

tech.yahoo.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Some of the Nintendo Wii sports games and activities included in the Wii fit series, both of which require video- game enthusiasts to get up off the c...

Some of the (Pop Culture) Things I Want for Christmas

Annie Stamell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Annie Stamell

I feel strongly about the importance of the Christmas List. I mean, why not make it easier on your loved ones by telling them exactly what you want? Please note, I've been very well-behaved this year.

Police Play Wii Bowling During Drug Raid (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

New security camera video shows police officers in Florida bowling on a Nintendo Wii for hours during a drug raid at a suspect's home. Tampa Bay Onli...

Wii Think You Are Fat

Una LaMarche | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Una LaMarche

Wii Fit seemed like the perfect momentary obsession workout regimen for someone with absolutely no willpower or motivation who needs to be distracted in order to exercise.

Is Chrome OS a "Disruptive Innovation?"

Scott Anthony | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Scott Anthony

Pundits quickly termed Google's Chrome OS "classic disruptive innovation" that promised to up-end historic market leader Microsoft. Do the pundits have it right?

Gold Wii Given To Queen Elizabeth By Software Company THQ

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

If Queen Elizabeth decides to play some video games, she could do it in style -- with a gold-plated Wii! ...

Manhattan's Latest Parental Punishment

Vicky Ward | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Vicky Ward

I had often wondered, since we gave our twin six-year-old sons a Nintendo Wii at Christmas, why it is not just the children but my husband who looks utterly wiped out on a Sunday morning?

Brand New Nintendo DSi Launches in Los Angeles

Jenna Busch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jenna Busch

The DS games are totally addictive. And hey, if you think you look silly playing video games, you can tell your friends you bought it for the Sudoku.

Constitution: 1, Nanny State: 0

Justin Callaway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Justin Callaway

Forget all of the violent video game psycho-babble and nanny state talk, let's just teach the kids how to become scalpel-wielding, precision self-defenders.

Timberlake, Pitt, Travolta Spoofed In Upcoming Wii Game

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Justin Timberlake and David Beckham don't have any real-life beef with each other, but cartoony characters resembling the famous c...

To Kindle or Not to Kindle

One For The Table | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
One For The Table

If you travel a lot (and are tired of carrying several books with you) or have trouble reading small print, this is the device for you. For everyday reading, the jury is still out. At least for me.

Doctors Fear "Wii Knee" Epidemic This Christmas

Daily Telegraph | Kate Devlin Medical Correspondent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The games, which encourage players to mimic the actions of sports, can cause painful sprains and fractures, they added. Although the games have bee...

Video Game Sales Nearly $3 Billion In November

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Americans may be cutting back on holiday shopping, but they are still buying video games _ to the tune of nearly $3 billion in Novemb...