Trump focus on ‘grisly’ video games draws attacks as link to criminal violence questioned

In the minutes before opening fire in El Paso, launching an attack that left 22 people dead and many wounded, the alleged gunman is believed to have published a four-page manifesto in which he railed against immigrants in white supremacist language. A different detail caught the eye of Dan Patrick, the Texas lieutenant governor. “He
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Stadia plans to show off some new games later this month. Juan Garzon / CNET Stadia, Google’s cloud gaming platform, will launch in November but there are still some questions about the service. A new Stadia Connect event later this month will provide some answers, including a look at new games.  Google will host Stadia
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FILE – In this Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks about the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, in Washington. Scientific studies have found no link between video games and violent behavior. An online manifesto thought to be authored
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Thanks to ever-improving technology, the gaming industry has seen substantial growth. In 2018, video games brought in $131 billion in profit, with mobile gaming being one of the main sources of revenue. According to GlobalData, the industry is likely to become a $300 billion industry by 2025. Although the financial growth is great, there is
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When President Trump cited violence in media and video games as a driver of mass shootings like those last weekend in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, he was met with mockery by critics. But a newly published Ohio State University in Psychology Today said that there is a direct link to the gun violence
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Photo courtesy Pxhere OMAHA, NE (KETV) — People play games on their phones, at work and at home. And, as a result, it has become an intricate part of people’s lives. And despite some negative connotations, health professionals now say gaming can have social benefits. “I think there’s really not any research that supports the
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Personally and corporately as a nation, we recoil in horror and grief at the continued gun violence in the United States. Politicians want to seek solutions that will make a meaningful difference. A number of our national and state leaders allege that playing video games can change people into criminals capable of carrying out mass
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Inspired by games such as Lunar Lander and Asteroids, Rashlander is a retro styled indie game with procedurally generated levels. It features an upgrade system, secrets, Twitch integration, score tables, an impactful visual style, and a professional soundtrack. Inspired by arcade classics such as Lunar Lander and Asteroids, as well as neo-retro games like Downwell,
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