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  • Bandai Namco discusses new IP 'Project CARS'
    Bandai Namco discusses new IP 'Project CARS'
    Examiner chats with Director of Marketing at Bandai Namco Games America Brian Hong about the publisher's new racing simulation game Project CARS, the first ever crowd-sourced racing game arriving on next-generation platforms as well as PC...
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    Bandai Namco: ‘Project CARS’ will be the most advanced racing game ever made
    Bandai Namco Games America seems pretty confident in Project CARS, publisher/developer Slightly Mad Studios' upcoming crowd-sourced racing simulation game, which, according to Bandai, is going to be “the most advanced racing game that...
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    Couples use virtual reality to switch genders temporarily
    Recently an art installation called “The Machine To Be Another” created a gender swap experiment using the Oculus Rift system. Usually the Oculus Rift system is used to enhance virtual reality and produce a first-person perspective in...
  • Math explains history with cultural evolutionary models.
    Does math explain media, culture, and history? Simulation accurately captures it
    Math explains history: Simulation accurately captures the evolution of ancient complex societies. Could it also explain media as culture, whether it's geek culture or history as communication? But does math and history collide? Intense warfare...
  • The Importance of Simulation Training in Flying
    Technology brings modeling and simulation to new levels
    Piloting an aircraft is a very serious thing. Not only is the pilot responsible for himself, but he is also responsible for every passenger on board. Captain Sully, who landed U.S. Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River, is a hero for his...
  • Star Galaxy
    Square Enix unveils browser-based game 'Star Galaxy'
    Earlier in the week, Square Enix had a countdown clock on their site for a previously unnamed game, today revealed as "Star Galaxy." There isn't much information on the title as of yet, but the Japanese text, roughly translated by...
  • Forza Horizon
    Forza Horizon review
    Turn 10's Forza series has become recognized as a pinnacle of the racing simulation genre, thanks in large part to its huge library of detailed car models, accurate handling and many tuning options. If there is a complaint however, it is that...
  • minecraft
    Weekend Website #115: Minecraft
    It was a warm spring day. Most students were outside enjoying one of the first pleasant days since the chill of winter faded. Three students came in my lab–7th graders–asking to play a program I’d never heard of called Minecraft....
  • SimCity
    New SimCity Launching March 5th, 2013
    Do you remember the classic days of the original SimCity? The town-building simulator that originated in 1989 had players take their hand at urban planning, managing money, and dealing with natural disasters. For some, SimCity was an exciting...
  • Star Citizen Fighter
    Space sims strike back: Chris Roberts returns
    By now everyone should have heard the news, Chris Roberts has returned to the space sim genre with a new entry called Star Citizen. With previous work including the Wing Commander series, a much beloved space fighter sim, and the Privateer series,...
  • Poverty Simulation in Palm Beach County
    Poverty simulation takes place in Palm Beach County (Video)
    Members of the Palm Beach County School District leadership participated in the Poverty Simulation event on Wednesday, September 12, from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Addie Greene Room of Gaines Park in West Palm Beach. Other community...
  • Red or Blue Pill?
    Are we living in a simulation?
    What if we were living in nothing more than a very elaborate simulation? While it sounds like science fiction, there are some who believe otherwise. Known as Simulated Reality, it is simply a generated reality that is indistinguishable from real...
  • Forza is beautiful but what will it be like for Forza 5?
    What to expect from next gen racing titles
    Turn 10 studios recently posted job listings for work on their next gen projects. They are searching for at least a new Art Director to set the stage for their next foray into racing games. Let's be honest, Forza set the bar truly high this...
  • Pocket Ants
    Amazon Appstore's free app of the day for June 24, 2011: Pocket Ants (Ad-Free)
    Follow me on Twitterandon FacebookAmazon.com has promised to make a paid app free every day in the Amazon Appstore, and today's app isPocket Ants (Ad-Free).Pocket Ants (Ad-Free) is priced at $0.99 in the Android Market, but this price is being...
  • Showing empathty for an ADHD child
    Local simulation offers opportunity to experience life with ADHD
    A seminar given at the recently opened Stowell Learning Center in Costa Mesa offered an illuminating chance for parents and educators to obtain a brief glimpse into what it is like to experience the world as an ADHD or ADD child. As those who do...