Video game

Tencent to bring world's hottest video game to China, promises socialist values

Tencent to bring world's hottest video game to China, promises socialist values

The PUBG game where players fight for survival on a deserted island is currently the world`s top-selling videogame, having shipped more than 20 million copies since its launch in March.

Nov 22, 2017, 17:28 PM IST

New AI system can learn videogame with two minutes of footage

A new artificial intelligence system can learn how a video game operates by watching less than two minutes of gameplay, and recreate the basic software of a game which governs everything from character movement to rendering graphics.

Sep 12, 2017, 12:42 PM IST
Facebook's Oculus cuts price of virtual reality set by $200

Facebook's Oculus cuts price of virtual reality set by $200

Facebook Inc`s virtual reality unit Oculus has cut $200 from the total price of its flagship hardware set, in a bid to expand the system`s base of video game players.

Mar 02, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
Video game-based app 'Project: EVO' may help treat late-life depression

Video game-based app 'Project: EVO' may help treat late-life depression

A new video game-based app called 'Project: EVO' may help treat older adults who are diagnosed with late-life depression and also tragets underlying cognitive issues in them.

Jan 04, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
Your kid's favourite video might put him at risk of early diabetes

Your kid's favourite video might put him at risk of early diabetes

 If your child remains glued to his or her favourite video game, try to move him away as it might elevate the risk of diabetes.

Nov 20, 2016, 11:54 AM IST
New speech technology enables kids to control video game

New speech technology enables kids to control video game

Disney researchers have designed a speech recognition system for kids that can sort through overlapping speech, side talk and creative pronunciations of young children, allowing them to control a video game character.

Sep 07, 2016, 18:06 PM IST
Shocking! Saudi clerics issue fatwa against 'Pokemon Go' for being un-Islamic

Shocking! Saudi clerics issue fatwa against 'Pokemon Go' for being un-Islamic

The ruling revived a 2001 religious edict that prohibited the Pokemon card and video games.

Jul 21, 2016, 12:25 PM IST
OurMine says it hacked Pokemon Go servers

OurMine says it hacked Pokemon Go servers

The hacking team hit Pokemon Go's login servers with a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack leaving some players frustrated as they were unable to log in to the game, technology website TechCrunch reported. 

Jul 18, 2016, 14:21 PM IST

Beware! Video game addiction leads to sleep deprivation!

Are you addicted to video games? If yes, then try to avoid playing video game so frequently as it can lead to sleep deprivation.

May 10, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

Video games addiction an escape route from depression for youngsters?

A new study revealed that youngsters are getting addicted to video games as they want to escape from medical conditions like attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), obsessive-compulsive disorder and depression.

Apr 26, 2016, 19:39 PM IST
Iconic video game Pokémon turns 20, releases new video – Watch!

Iconic video game Pokémon turns 20, releases new video – Watch!

In honour of the anniversary, Pokémon released a new video celebrating two decades of "Pocket Monsters", the series' original name.

Feb 29, 2016, 15:41 PM IST
Know which video game ruled the market in 2015

Know which video game ruled the market in 2015

The "Call of Duty" video game installment released in November went on to rule the market.

Jan 18, 2016, 11:09 AM IST
3 video games that you should download on Android, iOS instantly

3 video games that you should download on Android, iOS instantly

There are three games that you should download right away.

Sep 28, 2015, 11:20 AM IST

New video game battles tuberculosis

A video game that fights tuberculosis by raising awareness about the disease and tests a mathematical model that predicts its spread has been developed.

Aug 31, 2015, 13:43 PM IST

GTA V's Rockstar Editor comes to PS4, Xbox One next month

The editor will make its console debut on PS4 and Xbox One in September.

Aug 26, 2015, 10:50 AM IST
Watch: How grand and beautiful Taj Mahal was blown up in 'Pixels'

Watch: How grand and beautiful Taj Mahal was blown up in 'Pixels'

Hollywood flicks are extremely popular and are much loved for their special effects on screen.

Aug 11, 2015, 17:34 PM IST

Watch: Bollywood Breaking News

Watch the latest Bollywood Breaking News.

Aug 06, 2015, 15:58 PM IST
Video game reveals why men hate women online

Video game reveals why men hate women online

A team of scientists using data from a multi-player popular video game has revealed that some men who harass women online are generally losers and do not like women encroaching on their turf.

Jul 24, 2015, 15:08 PM IST

Computer game can help reduce unwanted memories

Playing video game a day after reactivating the intrusive memories that you want to get rid of may reduce their occurrence over time, a study says.

Jul 04, 2015, 00:33 AM IST

E3 2015: The top 5 announcements from Bethesda

American video game publisher Bethesda at Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2015 announced some anticipated games. Here are our top five picks.

Jun 23, 2015, 12:46 PM IST