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Gentle games for gentle gamers

As I’m sure most of our readers are aware, video games are constantly being accused of turning players into hyper-aggressive serial killers. Fine. Let’s fight pseudo-science with pseudo-science: A study from Ohio State University indicates that gamers can be emotionally affected by a video game when it is gentle, too. Originally published in the journal […]

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The Strange and Wonderful VidRhythm App is now free

Here on Newegg Unscrambled, we love to share awesome stuff with our readers.  Keeping that in mind, VidRhythm is now free on the Apple App Store.  You should get it.

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Spike VGAs set to air this weekend on Spike

It’s almost time for this year’s Spike Video Game Awards! The show will air on the Spike channel at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Saturday, December 12th. Every year I watch these awards with the same kind of squeamish dread that I’d get from sitting through The Human Centipede. It’s a night of awkward […]

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Tons of possible new Call of Duty info leaked

Gamers are clamoring for any news regarding Modern Warfare 3, and their patience may have finally paid off. Kotaku got their hands on a hefty assortment of leaked details about the next upcoming entry in the Modern Warfare series. What they’ve found seems to show MW3 will pick up soon after the cliffhanger ending of Modern Warfare […]

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NeweggTV: MSI P67A-C43 (B3) ATX Intel Motherboard Overview

In today’s video Paul checks out the MSI P67A-C43 (B3) ATX Intel Motherboard. There has got to be an easier way to title these motherboards.  That looks like I just fell asleep on my keyboard.

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Earth Day in NYC

Last weekend in New York City, Newegg teamed up with Gazelle, the nations largest recommerce service, to celebrate Earth Day. We set up shop outside Grand Central Terminal for EarthFair Outdoors—a massive street fair featuring interactive displays and kids’ activities from environmental groups and green businesses. It was all part of Newegg’s efforts to spread […]

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Happy Star Wars Day!

If you’ve even glanced at Twitter today, then you already know that today is apparently Star Wars Day.  May the Fourth.  As in, “May the Fourth be with you.” Get it?  MAY THE FORCE/FOURTH be with you! Anyway, to celebrate the holiday, Lucasfilm released some new details on their upcoming massive 9-disc Star Wars Complete […]

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Newegg TV: MSI P67A-GD80 B3 Motherboard Overview

Today on Newegg TV, Paul takes a look at MSI’s P67A-GD80 B3 Motherboard. Check out the video for more info! As always, you can find it right here at Newegg.com

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Newegg TV: Boxee Box HD Media Player Review

Hey Newegg fans, Paul has another review for you. This week he’s checking out the new Boxee Box HD Media Player from D-Link. Check out the video for more info! And obviously, you can find it on Newegg.com.

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Newegg awards New York City school with a $25,000 computer lab

Last week, Newegg took a trip to New York City for a special ribbon-cutting ceremony. We presented the “Nominate Your Teacher” award to our Grand Prize winner, Ms. Andrea Deak from the H.S. 570 Satellite Academy in Manhattan. Through her care and dedication to her students, Ms. Deak was selected as the standout educator from […]

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