ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey is allowing adults in the state to click a mouse or swipe a screen for a chance to win money, making it only the third state to offer online gambling. A five-day trial period of Internet gambling began Thursday night when players invited by casinos to test [...]
Sony’s PlayStation 4 is now in stores, ushering in a new era of high-definition video games. Perhaps you’ve already read the largely enthusiastic reviews, pored over the tech specs and watched the eye-catching online videos. And you’ve decided to fork over $400 and invite the new machine into your home. Of course, you have to [...]
NEW YORK (AP) — Sony says it sold more than 1 million of its PlayStation 4 video game consoles during their first 24 hours on the market. The consoles went on sale Friday in the U.S. and Canada. Andrew House, president and group CEO for Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., said in a release Sunday that [...]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s no secret the light launch lineup for next-generation consoles leaves a little something to be desired. However, there’s at least one game that’s sure to get next-generation owners’ engines running — and their eyes bugging out. It’s the dazzling street racer “Need for Speed: Rivals” (Electronic [...]
What is the Xbox One? If you’re a video-game aficionado, you know the answer: It’s Microsoft’s latest game console, and it arrives in North America and Europe on Friday. To gamers, Xbox means cutting-edge adventures such as “Halo” and “Gears of War,” and well as the brand that brought online competition to the masses [...]
In approximately 24 hours, the new addition to the Rockstar video game series Grand Theft Auto V, sold 800 million copies worldwide. The Rockstar video game is associated with Take Two Interactive Software and, with its outstanding sales, caused the company’s stock to rise 1.3% according to CNN.com. In a matter of three days, [...]
Video games can be a way for college students to find needed stress relief from the pressures of study, exams and university life. E.J. Rogers of Norfolk State University’s Spartan Echo TV has the story in this video reporter package.