Mom horrified when daughter tells her about new Snapchat bullying game – but is left proud by her response

A mom has warned other parents about a disturbing Snapchat bullying game where youngsters compete to see who can say the cruelest thing about a chosen victim.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/07/mom-horrified-when-daughter-tells-her-about-new-snapchat-bullying-game-but-is-left-proud-by-her-response.html

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Early Windows 10 Game Mode testing shows performance regressions, minimal improvement

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Microsoft’s Game Mode gets put to the test — what kind of improvements, if any, can users expect?

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Japanese arcade pioneer and 'Father of Pac-Man' has died

Masaya Nakamura, the “Father of Pac-Man” who founded the Japanese video game company behind the hit creature-gobbling game, has died. He was 91.

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Now we know what Microsoft’s upcoming ‘Game Mode’ for Windows 10 will do

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We now know what Microsoft’s Game Mode does, at least in part. Performance impact estimates are extremely modest.

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Nintendo Switch game console to launch in March for $299

The Nintendo Switch video game console will sell for about $260 in Japan, starting March 3, the same date as its global rollout in the U.S. and Europe. The Japanese company promises the device will be packed with fun features of all its past machines and more.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/01/13/nintendo-switch-game-console-to-launch-in-march-for-299.html

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They're making a TV game show out of Candy Crush. Somehow

Popular mobile game Candy Crush, which the Verge notes is typically played “while passing time on the toilet or the subway,” will soon be played on your television.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/10/19/theyre-making-tv-game-show-out-candy-crush-somehow.html

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'Deus Ex: Mankind Divided' review: An entertaining sequel

“Deus Ex: Mankind Divided”, the sequel to “Deus Ex: Human Revolution”, is an action-based role-playing game. The first-person shooter takes place two years after the storyline of the first game, where augmented humans with robotic parts couldn’t control their actions and became lethally violent.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/24/deus-ex-mankind-divided-review-entertaining-sequel.html

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'No Man's Sky' review: A beautiful and immersive journey

“No Man’s Sky” is a first-person exploration-based game that is one of the year’s most eagerly-anticipated titles. Created by Hello Games, the goal of “No Man’s Sky” is to reach the center of the galaxy, which contains 18 quintillion planets.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/12/no-mans-sky-review-beautiful-and-immersive-journey.html

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Soccer streaming: Facebook to live stream Manchester United’s game against Everton

Facebook Live will stream its first English soccer game Wednesday when the social network shows the charity soccer match between Premier League teams Manchester United and Everton.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/03/soccer-streaming-facebook-to-live-stream-manchester-united-s-game-against-everton.html

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'Pokemon GO' review: The cultural phenomenon is really fun to play

The Pokemon series, which made its debut on the Game Boy in the 90’s, is back in the spotlight thanks to the success of the new “Pokemon GO” game.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/15/pokemon-go-review-cultural-phenomenon-is-really-fun-to-play.html

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Senator voices concerns about 'Pokemon GO' data privacy

Just a day after “Pokemon GO” sparked controversy as characters in the game appeared in somber locations like the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Arlington National Cemetery, a U.S. senator has called for the company that makes the game to give “greater clarity” about how it handles users’ security and privacy.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/13/senator-voices-concerns-about-pokemon-go-data-privacy.html

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