People are quick to jump to conclusions about each other on the basis of their musical taste, research from the University of Cambridge suggests.
Blizzard Entertainment kicked off BlizzCon 2009 by showcasing its third World of Warcraft expansion. Cataclysm - which introduces two new playable races - is expected to bring 'sweeping changes' to Azeroth.
Nintendo has claimed credit for Apple's removal of a DS simulator from its iPhone app store. The company also warned potential offenders that it would 'vigorously' protect itself against all forms of copyright infringement.
Microsoft has responded to a recent survey that claimed the Xbox 360 was plagued by a 54 percent failure rate. Although Microsoft termed the Xbox 360 a 'superior console,' the company conceded that it was 'constantly improving' the unit's design.
Rumor has it that the entire Beatles catalog could be available via iTunes in the next couple of weeks.
The woman behind the 'Skanks of New York' catfight has been outed as Rosemary Port, an unemployed 29 year old night club hostess.
Amazon has limited pre-order sales of the 120GB Playstation 3 to one unit per household. The online retailer explained that it had experienced overwhelming demand for the slimmed down console.
Video ads for CBS shows and Pepsi will appear in print editions of Entertainment Weekly next month.
Microsoft has announced Fable III at gamescom in Germany. The new game will be available on the Xbox 360 in time for Christmas.
Sony has unveiled a slimmed down Playstation 3 at the Gamescom conference in Germany. The upgraded console will feature a 120GB HD and is expected to retail at $300 on September 1.
Electronic Arts (EA) confirmed that Battlefield: Bad Company 2 will be deployed on March 2, 2010. EA studio DICE boasted that the title will deliver a level of destruction, vehicular warfare, squad play and open world environments "never before experienced" in a modern warfare action game.
A recent survey conducted by Game Informer indicates that Xbox 360 units suffer from a 54.2 percent failure rate. The publication also reported a 10.6 and 6.8 percent failure rate for the Playstation 3 and Wii consoles.
The average age of adult computer game players in the US is 35, belying the image of gamers as spotty teenagers.
A recent report published by NPD indicates that video game sales plummeted a whopping 29 per in July. Microsoft - which remains unfazed by the alarming statistics - claims the Xbox 360 was the console industry's "sole bright spot" in 2009.
Britain's Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) has developed the world’s first ‘talking’ technology for televisions.
Video game sales are continuing to plummet, according to market research from NPD.
Les Paul was not just about his guitar
Sega President Mike Hayes has defended his company's decision to develop additional 'hard core' titles for the Wii. Hayes also termed The Conduit a 'success,' but conceeded that MadWorld sales were 'very disappointing.'
Capcom has confirmed plans to resurrect a number of classic titles for the PS3 and PSP, including Mega Man Powered, Dino Crisis, Resident Evil 2 and Street Flighter Alpha 3 Max.
Nielsen has proclaimed the Xbox 360 to be the 'most active console' amongst US gamers. Although the PS2 and 360 are currently 'neck and neck' in terms of minutes played per month, a six-month trend indicates that the Xbox 360 has taken the lead with the highest active users.