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So what does Europe really think about the Brexit debate?

GERMANY<p><b>Angela Merkel is the EU’s paramount leader, Germany its dominant power. Merkel’s position, both in terms of what she will countenance and also as mediator, will go some way to fixing the outcome – but perhaps not as much as Downing Street thinks. Cameron gives the impression of betting that,</b> …

Europe

This fan-made Half-Life 3 trailer is frustratingly good

A group of Half-Life fans have created a most excellent trailer for Valve's long-awaited Half-Life 3, though we apologize if it makes the wait for the real game that much more painful to endure.<p>Deviant Pictures Films used Source Filmmaker to create the trailer you see below. It shows Gordon and …

Snowstorms

Daughter's Controller Hack Creates Portable PS4

<i>Controlling a Vita and Dual Shock 4 improves the experience more than you might imagine. Hack them together like my daughter did and you have a new way to play PlayStation 4 games on the go — big bright screen, controller sticks, lights and rumble.</i><p>While console battles excite and drive avid gamers …

The Upcoming Titanfall/inFAMOUS: Second Son Battle Is a Major Moment for Gaming

It’s not hard to understand why exclusive console games are less common than they once were. With the rising costs of video games, being available on …

Titan Fall

As artificial intelligence grows, so do ethical concerns

Now that Google is delving even deeper into artificial intelligence, the minds behind "Don't be evil" might face real questions of right and wrong.<p>This week the Mountain View search titan snatched up DeepMind, which develops artificial intelligence software. The price tag and the specifics of the …

Kingdom Come: Deliverance reaches £300,000 Kickstarter goal, realistic medieval RPG

Medieval

Can Samsung benefit by breaking away from Android?

The idea that Samsung and Google are locked in battle for the soul of Android won’t go away. Thus far it has been a symbiotic relationship that has propelled the platform into millions of people’s lives. Which of them is getting a better deal out of it is not an easy question to answer. As it …

Android News

Speed runners raise more than $1M for charity

The livestreamers at Awesome Games Done Quick crossed the $1 million mark raising money for the Prevent Cancer Foundation, according to the organization's official site.<p>The milestone more than doubled AGDQ's goal of $500,000. As of this writing, the group's donation tracking page lists …

What The World's Top Leaders Look For When They Hire

The job search process is no walk in the park. Applying and interviewing for a job can be stressful and strenuous for the candidate—and the process isn’t always much easier for those trying to fill the open position.<p>Hiring managers take huge risks every day. They strive to recruit top tier talent, …

Breaking Bad: Heisenberg mural appears in Manchester

As Breaking Bad lurches towards its season 5 climax, one artist has become so moved by Walter White’s rise (and fall?) he has sprayed a giant …

Skyrim hailed game of the generation by Amazon UK

The UK arm of retailer Amazon has named The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim as the greatest game of the current generation.<p>Between June 1 and August 4, Amazon asked its customers to vote on the the games. The 16 finalists were then placed into two brackets of eight, with The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and The …

Uncharted

Why we need Skyrim on next-gen consoles

The dawn of a new generation is the most exciting time to be a gamer. It only happens once every seven-or-so years, and--regardless of your …

The Order: 1886 review

The Order: 1886 is nothing more than a computer program. That may seem an arbitrary statement, but it’s simply not applicable to most video games. …

Star Citizen the top crowdfunded project of all time

Over the weekend, upcoming space simulator Star Citizen from Wing Commander Chris Roberts surpassed the Pebble Watch to become the number one crowdfunded project of all time, developer Cloud Imperium Games has announced.<p>The Kickstarter campaign for the Pebble Watch ended in May 2012 with …

Virtual Reality