Anonymous helps OccupyWallStreet march on


A brutal crackdown executed by the New York City Police Department (NYPD) against protestors has failed to halt the growing OccupyWallStreet movement.

Ads in violent video games turn players against products

Embedding advertisements in violent video games has a totally counter-productive effect, putting users off products and lowering brand recall.

Video games blamed for Norway attacks

In a 1,500 page manifesto, Nowegian shooter Anders Behring Breivik has described using Modern Warfare 2 and World of Warcraft as training manuals.

Relaxing games make people kinder

Numerous studies have indicated that violent video games lead to more aggression and anger. But for the first time, someone's checked to see whether the opposite is true, and found that relaxing video games can make people happier and more kind.

Violent games desensitize the brain

Violent video games could be creating a generation of aggressive teenagers, new research indicates.

Should the government ban the sale of violent video games to kids?

Do you think the government should ban the sale of violent video games to kids? Well, if you do, you are certainly not alone.

ESA demands end to California video game ban

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has demanded that the US Supreme Court overturn a controversial 2005 California law restricting the sale and rental of so-called "violent" video games to minors.



Paranoid parents say no to Android porn

The paranoid Parental Television Council (PTC) has launched a misguided campaign to eradicate porn from the Android Market.

Gaming causes violence claims yet another nincompoop

Yet another hysterical survey has tipped up in a supposedly prominent psychology magazine, the Psychological Bulletin, claiming yet again that playing violent video games leads to violent thoughts and doesn’t promote “positive social behaviors.”