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5 Times Video Games Looked (Sort Of) Like Real Sports

And while you might not have a clue what’s going on strategically here, but just try to take in the action, the passion.

08/06/2014

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Virtual Reality Isn’t Just For Video Games

The future looks like it will be filled with virtual reality. Developers at The Nerdery in Bloomington have been tinkering with a device called the Oculus Rift, a virtual reality headset initially designed for video games. You might have heard of it after Facebook acquired its maker for $2 billion.

05/28/2014

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Top 5 Underrated Video Game Athletes

Great athletes are great in video games too. Here are the top 5 most underrated.

11/16/2013

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Call Of Duty Video Game Released, MN Gamers Rejoice

Whether you are a fan of violent video games or not, there is no doubt that Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is a commercial success.

11/08/2011

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Kids’ Time In Front Of TV Linked To Eye, Heart Problems

Children today spend more time than ever in front of a screen and, as new study shows, it can damage their health down the road.

04/20/2011

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Rebecca Black Goes Gameboy With Friday!

Now your 7 and 10 year olds can drive you nuts while your “Sitting in the front seat,” and their “Chilling in the back seat.”

04/11/2011

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Minnesota Prof. Uses Xbox Kinect For Research

Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos admits laughing at the idea of purchasing an Xbox Kinect for his $4 million research experiment.

03/14/2011

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Is This Video Game Funny Or Insensitive?

Some folks are very upset with a video game makers use of illegal immigrants in their new game.

02/16/2011

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Joe Mauer Visits Jimmy Fallon Show

Minnesota Twins all-star Joe Mauer is doing a promotional tour for a video game, before heading to Spring Training.

02/16/2011

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Good To Know: TV, Exercise, Correlation, Causality

A new study that looks into “screen time” in teenagers has found some disturbing trends among kids who spend their free time in front of a TV or computer. Don Shelby says, the research scares those who thought physical activity offset the damage.

10/11/2010

John Williams 9-9-10

Should President Obama call Rev. Terry Jones and ask him to cease the Quran burning? John takes 10 final scores on the Vikes Saints game Hunting bears…Did you think it could be this complicated? Has […]

09/09/2010

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