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Girls benefit from playing video games with parents


February 1st, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Researchers from Brigham Young University's School of Family Life have found that girls who play video games with a parent enjoy a number of advantages - the behave ... Read more...

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Girls who play video games behave better


February 1st, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 1 (IANS) Girls who play video games behave better, feel more connected to families and have stronger mental health. Researchers from Brigham Young University focused on girls aged between 11 ... Read more...

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Bosses of Scot firms won’t attend office party so staff can relax


November 27th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): Bosses of a few Scottish firms have agreed not to attend the annual office party so as to create a more "relaxed" atmosphere for their staff.Glasgow Chamber of ... Read more...

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Guns N’ Roses files $20m lawsuit against ‘Guitar Hero’ makers


November 25th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Guns N' Roses' Axl Rose has sued Activision Blizzard, the developer of video game Guitar Hero III, over a cartoon depiction of ex-bandmate Slash on the front cover.Rose ... Read more...

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Video-game technology may accelerate new drugs’ development


November 4th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): A new technology used in video games may help in speeding the development of new products and potentially life-saving drugs.C&EN Associate Editor Lauren K. Wolf notes that consumer ... Read more...

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Mass Effect 2 wins ‘game of year’ gong at Golden Joystick awards


October 30th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): Action role-playing game Mass Effect 2 has won the ultimate game of the year prize at the Golden Joystick awards.It also won role-playing game (RGP) of the year ... Read more...

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Muse song named best guitar riff of the past decade


October 2nd, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): Alternative rock band Muse's 2001 track 'Plug In Baby', which reached No 11 in the UK singles chart, has been named the best guitar riff of the past ... Read more...

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Violent video games increase aggression for as long as 24hrs after playing


September 21st, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 21 (ANI): A study has found that playing violent video games can increase aggression in a person for as long as 24 hours after playing.Researchers from Ohio State and Central ... Read more...

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Hottest video games that will be released in September 2010


September 10th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) September is here again and there are lots of quality video games that have been launched onto the market for various consoles. Here are a few games that ... Read more...

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Mario Bros ‘Greatest Video Game Ever’


August 28th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 28 (ANI): Super Mario Bros has been named the 'Greatest Video Game Ever'.In the game, Italian plumber Mario and brother Luigi must negotiate the Mushroom Kingdom to rescue Princess Toadstool ... Read more...

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Soundgarden to come with new album


August 20th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The artwork for Soundgarden's new retrospective compilation, Telephantasm has been released. The artwork looks pretty interesting to say the least.Soundgarden has gone ahead and have put ... Read more...

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Marisa Miller’s ad banned for being ‘too sexy’ surfaces online


June 17th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Model Marisa Miller's Guitar Hero advertisement, which was banned for being too sexy, has surfaced online.The commercial was based on a scene from Tom Cruise film ... Read more...

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Good night’s sleep can make you ‘Guitar Hero’ champ


June 9th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): You can become a pro in "Guitar Hero" after a good sleep, according to a new research.The study indicates that the improvement in performance accuracy on "Guitar Hero ... Read more...

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Sound sleep improves motor learning skills


June 9th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 9 (IANS) Sound sleep may help you become a "Guitar Hero", a complex motor learning task, suggests a new study. The "Guitar Hero" is a series of music video games first ... Read more...

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Courtney Love feels Kurt Cobain would’ve enjoyed Guitar Hero video game


January 30th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 30 (ANI): Rock musician Courtney Love has revealed that she feels conflicted over her legal battle against the makers of Guitar Hero, as she's convinced her late husband Kurt ... Read more...

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Fallout 3 named Ultimate Game Of The Year


November 2nd, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 02 (ANI): Fallout 3 has been voted as the best game of the year at top gaming awards 'Golden Joysticks'.Action game series 'Call of Duty' bagged three awards including multiplayer ... Read more...

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Jon Bon Jovi disapproves use of Kurt Cobain’s image in Guitar Hero video game


September 18th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 18 (ANI): American singer Jon Bon Jovi has disapproved the use of late Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain's image in a new edition of Guitar Hero video game.Jovi, 47, agrees ... Read more...

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Courtney Love may sue over Kurt Cobain videogame


September 10th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 10 (ANI): Courtney Love has said that she'll sue gaming firm Activision for bringing her late husband Kurt Cobain back to life for the latest edition of the videogame Guitar ... Read more...

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The Beatles are at it again


September 9th, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
By Andy Goldberg Los Angeles, Sep 9 (DPA) They revolutionised the rock world almost 50 years ago. Now the Fab Four, or what remains of them, are set to do it again.Their ... Read more...

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Kurt Cobain comes back to life - in videogame avatar


August 28th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Late singer Kurt Cobain is set to feature in a new videogame called Guitar Hero 5.The Nirvana frontman will be playable in the game produced by gaming firm ... Read more...

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Rock guitar pioneer Les Paul passes away at 94


August 14th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 14 (ANI): Les Paul, the man who introduced solid body electric guitars to the world, has passed away. He was 94.Gibson, the firm that sold his guitars, has revealed ... Read more...

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Hunky Brad Pitt shows off his bad side


July 23rd, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Ever so charming Brad Pitt has showed off his bad side in a daring new magazine feature.The hunky star and dad-of-six revealed his bad boy side in ... Read more...

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Jimmy Page says no to Led Zeppelin-based video game


July 22nd, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Rock legend Jimmy Page has clearly said that no Led Zeppelin-based video game will be made, insisting that the band's musical compositions are impossible to replicate.He says ... Read more...

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Beyonce goes on a shopping binge


March 21st, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 21 (ANI): Singer Beyonce was recently spotted at Patricia Field''s Bowery boutique, where she allegedly spent a hefty amount.She reportedly bought eveningwear for herself, including a diamond-studded bra, ... Read more...

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Beyonce would love to create her own version of Guitar Hero video game


March 19th, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Beyonce Knowles would not think twice about creating her own version of a Guitar Hero video game.The R&B queen has revealed she hails the popular music game, ... Read more...

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Video game conditioning sways real-life choices


January 28th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Lessons learned in video games like World of Warcraft, Guitar Hero or Mario Kart, can easily influence real life choices, says a new study.Paul Fletcher, a neuroscientist ... Read more...

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Megan Fox says she looks like 70s guitar hero Ted Nugent!


November 23rd, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Bizarrely American actress Megan Fox, 22, feels that she looks like Seventies guitar hero Ted Nugent.The Transformers babe, who does not think of herself as a sexy ... Read more...

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Keith Moon, Eric Clapton, Freddie Mercury in ”Dream Rock Band Lineup”


November 14th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): The dream rock band would consist of Keith Moon, Eric Clapton and Freddie Mercury, according to a new poll. The survey found that the late, great Keith Moon ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum sports milk moustache for Got Milk? ad


November 14th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 14 (ANI): German supermodel Heidi Klum has posed for Americas latest Got Milk? campaign with a milk moustache on her face.With a white line bordering her top lip, the ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum dances to Tom Cruises guitar tunes in new ad


November 5th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 5 (ANI): Heidi Klum has poked naked fun at Hollywood actor Tom Cruise''s air guitar scene from a 1980s movie ''Risky Business'' in a new commercial for Guitar Hero: ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum spoofs Tom Cruise in commercial


November 4th, 2008 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) German supermodel Heidi Klum has spoofed Hollywood actor Tom Cruise's air guitar scene from a 1980s movie “Risky Business” in a new advertisement for a series of music ... Read more...

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“Guitar Hero” is not going to be a movie


November 4th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
A video game Guitar Hero is just going to be series of Michael Phelps commercials, Brett Ratner said."X-Men" director, Brett Ratner said his new work is not going to be a movie ... Read more...

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Obama, McCain campaigns use new technology to the max


November 4th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) From advertising in video games and specialised iPhone applets to extensive on-line supporter networks and Youtube videos, the unprecedented use of new media and technology in the ... Read more...

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”Call of Duty 4” lords over 2008 Golden Joystick awards


November 1st, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): First person shooter video game ''Call of Duty 4'' was the main highlight at the 2008 Golden Joystick awards, where it scooped ''Ultimate Game of the Year'', ... Read more...

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Obama, McCain banking on early votes in battleground states


October 20th, 2008 - 11:05 am ICT by ANI
< img src="/newsportal/images/Barack Obama-80321.jpg" alt="Barack Obama" title="Barack Obama" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="2" width="180" height="198" align="right" >Washington, Oct.20 (ANI): Both Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama and his republican rival John McCain are reportedly ... Read more...

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