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2011-10-29 08:00:00

SkillPod Media launches their self service social games platform, GameZBoost, giving publishers across the globe access to their full featured social and casual gaming solutions. (PRWEB) October 29, 2011 Finally, a social gaming solution that gives publishers a full-featured social gaming platform for their web properties. The GameZBoost platform is one of SkillPod Mediaâs new products, aimed at bringing our full-featured social games platform to the global publisher market....

2011-10-26 11:00:00

Serious games competition, mock Afghan village and virtual worlds populated by avatars await 20,000 expected attendees from around the world. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) October 26, 2011 Over a half-million total square feet of floor space will be occupied by virtual worlds, live enactments and synthetic operating environments in healthcare, disaster response, law enforcement and many other critical training areas at this year's I/ITSEC, taking place at Orlando's Orange County Convention Center....

Talk To The Virtual Hands
2011-10-13 03:48:32

Body language of both speaker and listener affects success in virtual reality communication game Modern technology allows us to communicate in more ways than ever before, but this virtual communication usually lacks the body gestures so common in face-to-face interactions. New research, published Oct. 12 in the online journal PLoS ONE, finds that the lack of gestural information from both speaker and listener limits successful communication in virtual environments. Participants in...

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2013-08-10 07:13:01

The Xbox 360 is the second generation video game console produced by Microsoft. It was released on November 22, 2005 in the US and Canada, on December 2, 2005 in Europe, and December 10, 2005 in Japan. In the first year of the system’s release, it was sold in 36 countries; it has sold over 77 million units worldwide. Several versions of the Xbox 360 were released. The original Xbox 360 Premium 20 GB was released in November 2005 and discontinued July 13, 2008. The Xbox 360 Elite 120 GB...

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