Gabriel Rosas

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You Will Be Mesmerized By These XBox And PlayStation GIFs

As much as the consoles change, the controllers really stay pretty much the same. These hypnotizing GIFs from the folks over at Gadget Love prove it.<p>Many gamers will remember the monolithic controller of the original Xbox that shipped with the system in 2001. Microsoft slimmed it down for Xbox 360 …

Ubisoft shows off Snowdrop engine with help from Tom Clancy's 'The Division'

Ubisoft's showing off a new trailer for Tom Clancy's <i>The Division</i>, and it's a stunner. Sure, we don't hit every gaming trailer that comes across our radar, but this one certainly piqued our interest, as its good looks owe a lot to the new Snowdrop engine -- as the French game company puts it …

Halo: Spartan Assault Gets an Xbox One Release Date

It will run in 1080p at 60 FPS.<p>Halo: Spartan Assault, the game that fills the gap between Halo 3 and Halo 4, will be available for download on Xbox …

Microsoft Research's Socl Launches on Android, iOS, Windows Phone

Microsoft Research today quietly launched its social network Socl on Android, iOS, and Windows Phone. You can download the new apps now directly from Google Play, Apple’s App Store, and the Windows Phone Store.<p>Socl was first created purely as a research project, but Microsoft has been adding …

Mad Catz now shipping its $249.99 'Mojo' Android game console

Mad Catz has officially joined the crowded field of Android-based game consoles. The company has announced that its $249.99 Mojo box is now shipping. The device — which we previewed back at E3 in June — runs stock Android 4.2.2 Jellybean and puts all of the same Android games, apps, and media you …

Microsoft sells more than 2 million Xbox One consoles in 18 days

Microsoft says it has sold more than 2 million Xbox One consoles since its launch 18 days ago. The sales figures average out to around 111,111 units per day, a pace that Microsoft describes as “record-setting.” While the company countered Sony’s 2.1 million PlayStation 4 sales with zombie stats …

Three Nato soldiers shot dead in Afghanistan 'insider attack'

Individual wearing Afghan uniform blamed for attack which unnamed official says killed three special-forces soldiers<p>Nato said on Saturday that three international troops had been killed in a shooting in Afghanistan.<p>"Three International Security Assistance Force [ISAF] service members died when an …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

TRADE DISPUTE Top U.S. trade agency dismisses massive duties against Bombardier<p>Apotex CEO quits, former boss takes over, as drug maker reels from founder’s death Subscriber content<p>Bitcoin miners search for cheap energy sources as computing competition ramps up Subscriber content<p>TORONTO Deaths of …

S Arabia pushes UN resolution on Syria abuse

Saudi Arabia has initiated a draft UN resolution to strongly condemn "widespread and systematic gross violations of human rights" by the Syrian government and "any" abuses by anti-government armed groups.<p>Saudi Arabia, which backs rebels fighting to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad, has strongly …

Bloody J.J. Watt provides a classic, tough guy NFL image

Y.A. Tittle, meet J.J. Watt.<p>The picture of a beaten, bloody Tittle is one of the NFL's most iconic images because it reminds us of the toughness …

Football (U.S.)

Packers LB Clay Matthews (thumb) can't play -- even with a cast

In case you thought Packers linebacker Clay Matthews should be playing with a broken thumb, here's a big reason why he can't.<p>While some NFL players …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

CANNABIS INDUSTRY Aurora nears $1-billion takeover deal for CanniMed: sources Subscriber content<p>CANADA-CHINA TRADE Calgary oil firm buying Canadian energy assets is backed by Chinese state Subscriber content<p>Telecom Police probing Bell Canada data breach; up to 100,000 customers affected<p>More brains: …

Wayne Rooney Reportedly Set for Chelsea Bid, Yet to Receive Man United Contract

The Wayne Rooney to Chelsea transfer saga appears set to receive a new injection of life due to Manchester United’s delay in offering the forward a new deal.<p>Quite staggeringly, given how heavily Rooney was pursued over the summer, United are still to put fresh terms under the nose of their …

Soccer

George W. Bush sends Alabama kicker encouraging note following Iron Bowl loss

No one felt worse after Alabama’s shocking Iron Bowl loss to Auburn this year than Cade Foster.<p>The Crimson Tide’s starting kicker missed three field goals during the game, then was yanked with one second remaining in favor of redshirt freshman Adam Griffith, who ended up missing the 57-yard field …