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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s first Xbox One and PS4 patch is live

If you try to boot up the latest Call of Duty on your Xbox One and PlayStation 4, you’ll need to download a new update to continue.<p>Developer Sledgehammer Games rolled out the first patch for its futuristic military shooter, and it’s now available for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. This update …

Playing Call of Duty has long-term learning benefits for the brain

One of academia’s most prestigious science journals just gifted video game enthusiasts with this unusually awesome opening paragraph: “Playing action video games substantially improves performance in a range of attentional, perceptual, and cognitive tasks,” writes a research team in the November …

This is how much better 'Grand Theft Auto V' looks on PS4

Los Santos is about to get a whole lot prettier. Developer Rockstar Games has just released a new video that details how much better the upcoming remastered version of <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> looks by comparing the PS3 and PS4 versions of the game. While the original, last-gen version of <i>GTA V</i> looked …

Some Xbox One Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare players cannot access their digital purchases

Call of Duty: Advance Warfare continues to suffer from launch issues.<p>Microsoft confirmed that players are having problems accessing digital content that they’ve purchased. The Atlas Digital Content pack is a bonus add-on that players can either buy from Xbox Live or get with the premium versions of …

Still No Link Between Violent Video Games And Real-Life Violence

Following a tragic event, such as Columbine, Sandy Hook, or the Aurora shootings, the public often pursues a scapegoat to pin their misfortunate on. …

Podcast Unlocked Episode 169: Cheeseburger in Paradise

Burger time.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p><b>DOWNLOAD PODCAST UNLOCKED EPISODE 169</b><p>The world's #1 Xbox podcast crew discusses the significance of the Xbox One price …

Why 'Taito Hey' Is One Of My Favorite Tokyo Arcades

I am very much an arcade gamer, having owned multiple arcade cabinets over the years I definitely appreciate the design sensibilities these kinds of games evoke. So the fact that Japan still has a thriving arcade scene is marvelous and something I have been availing myself of continuously since I …

Why 'Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare' Is Such An Important Step For The Series

We all remember Call of Duty: Ghosts. Last year, it straddled the line between the Xbox One/PS4 and the Xbox 360/PS3 generation and featured…. I don’t know, some characters, probably? A plot? Was China a thing? Okay, we all remember that the game existed, but probably not that much more: Call of …

PlayStation 4 update released to fix Rest Mode issues caused by firmware v2.00

PlayStation 4 users have had some issues in the week since Sony released firmware v2.00, which added features like Share Play and an improved standby …

Call of Duty’s new Combat Readiness Program makes multiplayer more fun for ‘noobs’

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s hardcore fans show no mercy to new players, known as “noobs.” But the new game (which released this week) has a Combat Readiness Program, a new multiplayer mode that makes these noobs feel good about themselves and slowly ramp into the regular multiplayer mode.<p>The …

PlayStation 4 is the Fastest Selling Console in Australia

Console sales have doubled since the launch of new-gen hardware.<p>Sony Computer Entertainment Australia announced today that PlayStation 4 is the …

AC/DC drummer appears charged with trying to procure murder of two people

Phil Rudd attempted to hire a hitman to kill two people, a New Zealand court hears<p>The drummer for the rock band AC/DC has appeared in a New Zealand court accused of trying to hire a hitman to murder two people.<p>Phil Rudd, 60, looking dishevelled, dressed in jeans and a grey jersey, stood in the dock …

i, Dublin street portraits - Photographs and text by Eamonn Doyle | LensCulture

The photographs that form <i>‘i’</i> gestated as I started to feel my way back into photography following a long break. Around that time I was re-discovering the work of Samuel Beckett, specifically the ‘Trilogy’ comprising the novels ‘Molloy’, ‘Malone Dies’ and ‘The Unnameable’. I began to be drawn …

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Quick test may halt overuse of antibiotics

A quick test for bacterial infections on a single drop of blood may help reduce the overprescription of antibiotics, according to a new review. Danish researchers found that doctors who used the C-reactive protein test – the only such on-the-spot kit available to GPs – gave out fewer antibiotics. …

Apple Products Are Under Attack By A Vicious New Malware Called 'WireLurker'

It is called "WireLurker." The malware was discovered by the cybersecurity software maker Palo Alto Networks. WireLurker zeroes in on OS X desktop software and Apple's iOS mobile operating system.<p>What does it do?<p>WireLurker installs malicious third-party apps on iPhones and iPads.<p>Luckily for the …