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3D-printed dress lets you wear your heart(beat) on your sleeve

The Synapse dress integrates Intel's Edison chip and a range of sensors to show on the outside what the wearer is feeling within.<p>Anouk Wipprecht's creations aren't your ordinary, run-of-the-mill couture; instead, they blend fashion and technology in fascinating ways to create some truly innovative …

Brain Activity

Australian Nintendo 3DS Can Play UK Games

If you live in the U.K. or in the rest of Europe, and have been wanting a brand new Nintendo 3DS, but want to avoid region locking, maybe you can …

Retrogaming

Game of Thrones Inspired Vintage Poster Set

No doubt, <b>Game of Thrones</b> has become a culture phenomenon. If you’re also a big fan of the TV series, the following Game of Thrones inspired vintage</b> …

TV Series

Acer rolls out pair of gamer-geared monitors with Nvidia G-SYNC

The Acer XBO displays come in a 28-inch high-end 4K model and a full HD 27-inch version.<p>Acer added a slick pair of Nvidia G-SYNC-featuring displays to its lineup. The 28-inch XB280HK and 27-inch XB270H are geared toward gamers, thanks to the new technology that synchronizes the monitor's refresh …

Acer

United Front Games Officially Announces Triad Wars for PC

Register for the closed beta now.<p>United Front Games has announced Triad Wars, an online open-world PC adventure game set in Sleeping Dogs' Hong Kong …

Monster Hunter 4G Hands-on Preview - Hands-on Preview

Playing a new version of Monster Hunter at the Tokyo Game Show has pretty much become a yearly event. Tons of people line up for hours just to get a …

Monster Hunter

Build Your Own Siri: Api.ai Offers Voice Integration for All

The team behind Speaktoit, the virtual assistant app for Android, has launched a natural language understanding platform today called Api.ai, which allows developers to voice-enable their apps and devices.<p>Since Speaktoit’s launch in 2011, the company has sought to integrate its natural language …

Thinking About A New iPhone? The Ultimate 2014 Buyer's Guide Can Help You Choose

Tim Cook said Apple’s new iPhones will cause “the mother of all upgrades.” But with two brand new models to choose from, as well as two carryovers that are now just a year old and significantly cheaper, it’s arguably never been harder to choose from among Apple’s smartphone lineup. In addition, …

Which gaming PCs are worth buying?

If you're serious about your computer gaming, you're going to want a desktop made for it. Many gamers choose to build their own, selecting the parts that best suit their needs. But to do that, you need the time and money, and it also generally helps to know what you're doing. For those of you …

Do violent video games actually reduce real-world crime?

Researchers have been searching for a link between playing video games and acts of real world violence for decades, without much success.<p>But what if games help to actually reduce violent crime?<p>Researchers at Villanova University and Rutgers University have published a study comparing sales of …

The Price of Videogames: How Much Are They Worth?

This article was written by forums contributor imthesoldier, with the help of Matt C. and Mike D.<p>Ask yourself this question: Do you buy video games …

Mario Kart

Back to School 2014: The 7 best gaming gadgets

Everyone needs a study break at some point, and there are plenty of consoles ready and waiting to entertain you. We've also included our top gaming laptops for those who need serious graphics. Once you've checked out our top picks, head to the back-to-school guide home page for more gadget goodness.<p>…

Nude celebrity picture leak looks like phishing or email account hack

Apple’s iCloud service may have been the source of the photos but security experts think password hacks are likely explanation<p>The leak of pictures and, allegedly, videos of Jennifer Lawrence by an unknown hacker has security experts – and Apple – puzzled. Though the hacker has posted a list of …

The Tech Industry is Vanishing Before Our Eyes

You know how every so often you have an epiphany? Something that seems so obvious you wonder why you never thought of it before? If you could somehow bottle and sell whatever makes that happen, you’d make a fortune.<p>I just had a real epiphany. Its implications are so enormous and so far-reaching I’m …

The Big Picture: That's no moon, that's a movie theater

What do you do after you've retired from running the Official Star Wars fan club and magazine? You recreate the iconic space opera in your own home, of course -- at least that's what Vic Wertz and Lisa Stevens did. Not only is the above home theater a stunning tribute to George Lucas' films, but it …

Minecraft players build working hard drives

Players of the pixelated building block game have taken its virtual simulation tools to an unprecedented level: building functioning hard drives that can read and write data.<p>Players of the popular open-world building game Minecraft, created by Markus "Notch" Persson in 2009, continue to push the …

Computer Science

Next-Gen GTA 5 Release Date Possibly Leaked by Retailer

Michael, Trevor, and Franklin may return in November.<p>A European retailer listing for the next-gen and PC versions of Grand Theft Auto V points to a …

The Console War Is Over: The PC Already Won

Despite a declining overall PC market, gaming systems are alive and well. So alive, in fact, that the PC gaming segment is already twice the size of the console gaming market – and growing. A report just released by John Peddie Research (JPR) claims that the PC gaming market will tip $21.5B this …

The Arbiter returns in latest trailer for 'Halo: The Master Chief Collection'

<i>Halo: The Master Chief</i> <i>Collection</i> is treading some pretty familiar ground, but for those who're salivating at replaying classic <i>Halo</i> titles on the Xbox One, Microsoft's released its latest trailer for the upcoming game. The trailer focuses on The Arbiter, the disgraced Covenant Elite largely featured …

Building a PC: Everything You Need to Know About GPUs

W<i>ant</i> <i>to build your own gaming PC but don't know where to start? Over the next few weeks, we're bringing you the essential info on how to pick the best PC parts for your budget. This week, we're kicking things off with arguably the most important part of any gaming PC: the GPU.</i><p>So, you've decided to …

GamesBeat weekly roundup: Android TV, kids love virtual reality (and VR loves space), and comparing PS4 and Xbox One

It’s the final GamesBeat roundup of the month! And it’s been an eventful June, even if you don’t account for that little tradeshow in Los Angeles.<p>This week, we got a new Android set-top box that plays games (even if we really don’t want these gadgets), examine how the feature sets compare for the …

Destiny Rated T For Teen by ESRB

Contains "animated blood" and "violence".<p>Destiny has been rated T for Teen by the ESRB due to the presence of "animated blood" and "violence".<p>Polygon …

Western Australian commitee wants R18+ video games banned in the state

The Western Australian Joint Standing Committee on the Commissioner for Children and Young People recommends in its Sexualisation of Children report that the Classification Enforcement Act should "prohibit the sale, supply, demonstration, possession or advertisement" of R18+ video games in the …