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2014-11-03 23:01:34

Norman Lear, Jonah Peretti, Bill Simmons, Debra Lee, Emmett Shear, Richard Plepler, Padma Lakshmi, Joanna Coles, Ted Sarandos, and other prominent industry leaders to gather at The Paley Center

2014-09-10 23:10:47

Shane Michaels releases a review of Learn Photo Editing, the latest comprehensive collection of photo editing tutorials created by an expert graphic artist Las

Increased Early Death Risk Linked To Watching Too Much TV
2014-06-26 09:19:33

A study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association reveals a possible link to premature death in adults who watch too much television. Adults who watch at least three or more hours of TV per day, double the risk of early death by any cause, according to the study.

2014-05-07 09:36:52

Research has demonstrated a link between screen violence and real-world aggression, both in traditional media like violent movies and in newer media including first-person shooter games.

violent video games
2014-03-26 03:05:47

Children who repeatedly play violent video games are learning thought patterns that will stick with them and influence behaviors as they grow older, according to a new study by Iowa State University researchers.

2014-02-19 23:22:44

Weeklong transmedia and technology conference, FilmGate Interactive, showcases latest ideas in modern storytelling through a host of experiential and immersive events. Miami,

Violent Video Games Do Not Lead To Violent Lifestyle
2013-08-26 13:12:23

A new study found that teens who play violent video games are not likely to become more violent or partake in anti-social behavior.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.