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Xbox One controller was the result of 200 prototypes and 20 studies

The Xbox One controller is the result of 200 prototypes based on an analysis of the previous Xbox 360 controller and 20 research studies conducted using over 500 participants, with the results of this research now detailed on Xbox Wire.<p>The new controller features four vibration motors that are …

Microsoft has more exclusives to announce after E3

Microsoft's Electronic Entertainment Expo showing next week won't include everything the publisher has to offer. Executive Phil Spencer has said on Twitter that the company has more Xbox exclusives to announce after the show and potentially during Gamescom in August.<p>"E3 show is all games but we'll …

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Activision's E3 lineup features Call of Duty: Ghosts, Skylanders and Destiny

Activision is bringing three of its upcoming titles — <i>Skylanders Swap Force, Call of Duty: Ghosts</i> and <i>Destiny</i> — to E3 2013 next week, the company announced today.<p><i>Skylanders Swap Force</i>, the latest installment in the Skylanders franchise, introduces "dynamic swapability," which Activision says will …

Jennifer Lawrence Joins THE RULES OF INHERITANCE

Usain Bolt beaten in 100 metres by American Justin Gatlin at the Diamond League Golden Gala in Rome

Justin Gatlin promised Usain Bolt “a dog fight” this summer only to be dismissed by the triple Olympic champion as someone who talks a bit too much. Now he had better start listening.<p>As 50,000 spectators at the Rome Golden Gala voiced a collective gasp when the result of Thursday night’s men’s …