video games

  1. Living

    5 Must-have gadgets for 2012

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    Whether you're looking for a gaming console, smartphone or tablet computer, we have the rundown on the hottest technology. Check out...
  2. Music

    Nintendo's Legend of Zelda gets musical

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    Lovers of the classic Nintendo video game The Legend of Zelda will have the chance to experience their favorite game in an...
  3. K-12

    Media wise parents

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    When we live in a society of information overload, how can we be sure that we’re carefully and consistently choosing the best...
  4. K-12

    Do violent video games make kids fat?

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    An Oklahoma representative has proposed a tax on violent video games in hopes of curtailing childhood obesity and bullying. Is he on...
  5. Bargains, Savings & Shopping Tips

    Black Friday shopper pepper sprays 20 people at Walmart

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    In Los Angeles, a shopper used pepper spray to gain an advantage during Black Friday sales at a Walmart. The incident inflicted...
  6. Parenting

    Popular social games for teens

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    Social network games, multiplayer video games and virtual worlds are popular among teens and tweens because they not only entertain,...
  7. Celebrity Gossip

    Call of Duty 3 sets stunning sales record

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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 managed to pull over $400 million from the wallets of gamers in the first 24 hours after its...
  8. K-12

    How to help your kids break the screen habit

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    Your kids are just like you: They love technology. Between cell phones, video games, laptops and any number of devices, they are...
  9. Television

    Christina Hendricks has a Need for Speed

    Christina Hendricks is ready for her video close-up. The actress is making her video game debut in the upcoming EA title, Need for...
  10. Family Fun

    3 Video games to play with your preschooler

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    We've all read about the evils of video games. But truth be told, playing video games can be an engaging learning experience for...
  11. School & Education

    Handheld learning: Tips for keeping electronics educational

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    The digital world is quietly inching its way into every aspect of our lives. From smartphones and iPads to e-readers and laptops,...
  12. Travel

    5 Best hotels for teens

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    Family-friendly hotels may seem like your best bet when planning a family vacation, but when traveling with teens, giving them a...
  13. Books

    Hot new book series: The Iron Fey series

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    Tension comes to a boiling point in Julie Kagawa's third novel in the Iron Fey series, The Iron Queen . In The Iron Queen , with...
  14. Parenting

    Are your kids addicted to video games?

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    A new study published in Pediatrics showed that nearly 1 in 10 kids are pathological gamers. Find out the signs that your child is...
  15. Living

    8 Violent video games to say "No" to

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    Ever since Mortal Kombat made its dark debut back in 1992, the onslaught of violent video games hasn’t let up. If anything, the...
  16. Cooking & Entertaining

    Teach kids to cook (using a video game!)

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    Teach a kid to cook, and you'll have to do much less of it. But when time is short, sometimes it's all you can do just to get a fast...
  17. Parenting Articles

    Wii play together: Wii games for your family

    If you haven’t yet tried out the Wii, you’re probably rolling your eyes and thinking, “Right, this is just what I need. A way to get...
  18. Parenting Articles

    Set rules for kids and video game play

    After weeks or months of pleading, you let your kids convince you that they truly cannot survive without the latest must-have video...
  19. Parenting Articles

    10 Great educational kids' games for Nintendo DS and Wii

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    Your kids love their video games, and you grit your teeth whenever you glance up to see them staring at the screen. Despite what you...
  20. Living

    Helping children worldwide: Donate your child's old video games

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    Every used video game needs a new home once it is no longer wanted. One hundred million used video games are traded annually in the...