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The new Zelda 'Breath of the Wild' trailers are the best yet

We're hours away from Nintendo's (brief) reveal of the NX, and if there's one game we're excited for, it's The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The new ...

10 hours ago from Engadget

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Game theory: Army of agents to tackle corrupt officials, tax evaders, terrorists

Game theory has long been used to apply mathematical models of conflict and cooperation between intelligent rational decision-makers.

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[Research Article] Structural basis for the gating mechanism of the type 2 ryanodine receptor RyR2

RyR2 is a high-conductance intracellular calcium (Ca2+) channel that controls the release of Ca2+ from the sarco(endo)plasmic reticulum of a variety of cells. Here, we report the structures ...

6 hours ago from Science Now

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NBA will livestream weekly games in VR this season

As far as professional sports leagues go, the NBA may be the most tech-forward of the bunch. Last year, for example, it teamed up with NextVR to stream the first game of its 2015-2016 ...

11 hours ago from Engadget

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Red Dead Redemption PS4 Launch Confirmed

There has been a lot of news related to the Red Dead Redemption series this week. Rockstar has confirmed that it’s working on a new Red Dead Redemption game that’s going to be ...

7 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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A Speech Recognition System Has Reached Human Parity

Technology Microsoft made speech-to-text software that's as good as a professional transcriptionist Speech recognition software isn't perfect, but it is a little closer ...

Wed 19 Oct 16 from Popular Science

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Hitman Go: An assassin game that dials down the violence

The app requires players to use wit and skill to take out their targets.

4 hours ago from The Washington Post

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Japan-only 'Legend of Zelda' game from the mid-90s is now playable in its entirety

A little-known Legend of Zelda game that never officially made it outside of Japan has been reconstructed and made available in English thanks to the work of dedicated fans.

Wed 19 Oct 16 from Techspot

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Candy Crush is being made into a one-hour, live action game show that'll air on CBS

Candy Crush Saga, the crowning jewel of Activision Blizzard’s recent $5.9 billion acquisition of social games company King Digital Entertainment, is being made into a live action game ...

Wed 19 Oct 16 from Techspot

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