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World Health Organization Considers Recognizing ‘Gaming Disorder’

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Anyone who has been playing games for long enough has a story about the time they got so into a game they missed an appointment ...

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Blizzard will give anyone who sees the World of Warcraft movie a free copy of WoW

Update: Blizzard has confirmed to us that this give-away includes all of the latest expansion packs and a free month of game play, though this last applies only to new players. Current players can still score a free copy of ...

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Archaeologists may have discovered additional Viking settlements in the New World

For centuries, most scholars believed Christopher Columbus was the first European explorer to reach the New World. While Norse sagas were known to describe the Viking’s colonization of lands west and south of Greenland, these sagas were based on oral ...

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America leads world in prescription painkiller, heroin abuse

recoverybrands.com Drug treatment research and marketing firm Recovery Brands created a map measuring rates of drug treatment cases all over the world using UN numbers. Drug abuse in the U.S. has placed the nation at or near the top of ...

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Royals top Mets in extras for first World Series since 1985

Matt Harvey wanted more, but Sunday it was too much. With a packed Citi Field calling for him to complete a shutout and keep the Mets’ World Series hopes alive, the Mets righthander talked his way back out to pitch ...

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Yamaha’s motorbike-riding robot wants to be world champion

Share This article Yamaha’s new humanoid robot, Motobot, just learned to ride a motorbike and already it’s talking trash. At the recent Tokyo Motor Show where Motobot was unveiled, it announced that the reason it was created was to simply ...

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Christina Aguilera films PSA for UN World Food Programme

Kevin Mazur Christina Aguilera just got back from a trip to Ecuador, where she filmed a PSA to raise awareness for the UN World Food Programme. AGUILERA DOES ECUADOR Former “Voice” coach Christina Aguilera is working to put food on ...

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These two iPhone apps immerse you inside a movie’s world

Share This article Movies began in the 1890s as extremely short, soundless, black-and-white streams of picture frames. Since then, they gained sound, color, various frame and screen sizes, and more recently, multiple attempts at recreating 3D. Beyond that, there is ...

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