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Huh? Scientists find a version in each of 10 languages studied

Humans speak many languages, but we may be united in our confusion. A new study examined languages from around the world and discovered what they say could be a universal word: "Huh?"<p>Researchers traveled to cities and remote villages on five continents, visiting native speakers of 10 very different …

The Life and Times of an Aging Superhero Captured in Oil Paintings by Andreas Englund | Colossal

<p>In his ongoing series of photorealistic oil paintings called the <i>Aging Superhero</i>, Swedish artist Andreas Englund takes us into the candidly humorous …

Activision Admits 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' Didn't Outsell 'Black Ops 2' At Launch

It seemed like Call of Duty’s day-one sales record streak would come to an end when they were forced to premiere their new game, Ghosts, across six different platforms not all available at the same time. It was all but confirmed when the numbers Activision released the next day boasted of a billion …

New Call of Duty for 2014 confirmed

A new Call of Duty game will launch in 2014, Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick confirmed last night during an earnings call discussing the company's recent financial results for the quarter ended September 30.<p>Speaking about the publisher's upcoming product pipeline, Kotick confirmed the new …

BioWare Teases Next Mass Effect With New Images

BioWare has shared pictures from what looks like the next Mass Effect game.<p>The first images of the next game in the Mass Effect series have been …

Link Counter-Strike: Global Offensive to Twitch for DLC

<i>Counter-Strike: Global Offensive</i> players can receive in-game content through a new option to link the game to their Twitch account, Twitch announced today.<p>Users can head here to link Twitch and <i>Counter-Strike: Global Offensive</i>, and once they do, they'll be eligible to earn in-game content tied to an …

Nvidia GTX 780 Ti Review: A Powerful GPU With A Price To Match

For the vast majority of PC players, 1080p is the benchmark for performance, and by far the most popular resolution in use for gaming (at least according to the latest Steam Hardware Survey). Games look great at 1080p, monitors are cheap and plentiful, and you don't need to spend a fortune on an …