Video Games The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Video Games en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:28:00 GMT Long-Buried Atari Cartridges Are Being Offered Up for Public Auction After being exhumed from a New Mexico landfill earlier this year, copies of the world's worst video game will now be up for auction. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:28:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Microsoft's Rumored $2 Billion Bid for Minecraft: Smart Move or Epic Fail? Microsoft is reportedly nearing a deal to buy the maker of the wildly popular video game, but at least one analyst calls the move a 'real head scratcher.' Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:27:00 GMT Laura Entis Welcome to the Weird World of Mixed-Reality Gaming Where the gap between the digital and the real starts to blur. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jason Ankeny Amazon Drops $970 Million on Game-Streaming Service Twitch Amazon's surprise announcement followed months of unconfirmed reports that Google's YouTube unit was about to buy the company. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:21:00 GMT Chris Morris GameStop Sales Soar in Second Quarter, Riding New Consoles Wave Hardware and software sales soared during the second quarter, riding new gaming consoles from Microsoft and Sony. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:30:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Can Video Games in the Office Make Employees More Productive? Hip startup employees have been known to enjoy digital entertainment at work, but does it actually have a positive effect on employees? Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT Ken Lin Great at World of Warcraft? Put It on Your Resume. Stephen Gillett, Symantec's chief operating officer and former Starbucks CIO, says the skills he learned playing the online game have helped him professionally. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:09:00 GMT Laura Entis The World’s Largest Video Game Collection Sells for $750,000 Michael Thomasson, the seller, has auctioned off two video game collections before; the first paid for Sega Genesis, and the second paid for his wedding. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:05:00 GMT Laura Entis As Buried Cartridges Are Unearthed, Atari Plots a Comeback With a new CEO leading the way, Atari is focusing on the future. At the same time, a documentary in the works seeks to uncover why, years ago, Atari dumped thousands of cartridges in a landfill. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 17:02:00 GMT Geoff Weiss This Company Makes Motion Capture a Cinch OpenStage uses multiple cameras and advanced algorithms to capture and display motion data in real time, no special suites or elaborate setups required. Fri, 30 May 2014 14:00:00 GMT John Patrick Pullen Why Google is Looking to Scoop Up Twitch Described as the YouTube on online gaming, Google is reportedly ready to buy Twitch for upwards of $1 billion. Mon, 19 May 2014 17:38:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin 3 Things Video Games Can Teach You About Being a Better Business Leader In this video, tech expert Veronica Belmont shares some important business takeaways from the world of gaming. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT Jason Fell Why Microsoft Is Thankful for a 5-Year-Old Xbox Fan A little boy discovered a major security loophole in the product, something people 10 times his age didn't notice. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 17:52:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Game Over? Oculus Fans Outraged by Facebook Purchase Facebook announced plans to buy the virtual reality headset maker for $2 billion, angering a lot of vocal gamers in the process. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 20:30:00 GMT Laura Entis Gamification Tapped by Some Employers to Recruit Candidates The approach nets more engaged applications when integrated into a challenge-based hiring process. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:30:00 GMT Rocco Sannelli Will Tomorrow's Entrepreneurs Learn With Virtual Reality? New technology tools could provide an education method that can prepare us for any future. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:30:00 GMT Ben Lamm What You Can Learn From Nintendo's Weird and Wonderful 125 Years From playing cards, to taxis to love hotels, it’s been a long road to producing iconic gaming systems. We explain what entrepreneurs can learn from this long-running company. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:00:00 GMT Kelly K. Spors Maker of Video Game 'BioShock' to Shed All But 15 Employees Creator Ken Levine's decision to cut the studio down to a 'smaller, more entrepreneurial endeavor' comes as something of a shock. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:50:00 GMT Laura Entis Face Your Fears: New Video Game Offers Heart-Pounding Experience -- Literally Female entrepreneur Erin Reynolds created 'Nevermind,' a video game where players wear heart monitors and their game experience changes based on their level of anxiety. She is raising money to build out the game on Kickstarter. Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:35:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Work on Your Empathy and Other Must-Read Business Tips A look at why not to be like the Wolf of Wall Street, why you should make your workplace more like a video game and more advice for business owners. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 22:50:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha