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TECH 17 Dec 2017 | 6:00 AM

Does playing action video games change your brain?

New international research has found that playing action video games could have a beneficial effect on the brain by expanding its cognitive abilities including perception, attention and reaction time.

TECH 29 Oct 2016 | 1:00 AM

Video games with smoking and drinking have a negative effect on teens, finds new study

Playing video games that feature alcohol and tobacco influences teens to take part in drinking and smoking, according to a new UK study.

TECH 22 Feb 2016 | 10:00 PM

Motion-controlled video games may improve real world skills

Playing motion-controlled video games on consoles such as the Wii could not only improve your skills in the virtual world but also when competing in real life.

TECH 17 Dec 2015 | 1:00 AM

US women as likely as men to play video games

Despite widespread belief, women are just about as likely as men to have ever played video games, a Pew Research Center survey released revealed.

TECH 08 May 2017 | 1:30 AM

Video games that get you moving are good for brain health

Playing video games which get you moving are an effective way of boosting brain health as we age according to new European research.

TECH 10 Aug 2018 | 6:30 AM

Germany lifts ban on Nazi symbols in computer, video games

Computer and video games can include swastikas and other Nazi symbols, a German industry body said, after a heated debate over the 'Wolfenstein' franchise in which gamers battle Third Reich forces.

TECH 10 Nov 2017 | 6:59 AM

Video games could be next for Snapchat

Chinese gaming and social media company Tencent Holdings Ltd on Thursday flagged video games and ad sales as areas where it thinks it could help Snapchat owner Snap Inc after acquiring a 12% stake in the US firm.

TECH 25 Feb 2016 | 12:30 AM

When video games saved the world – on screen

A look at three films that may make you believe video games can help save the world, or part of it.

TECH 13 May 2019 | 10:30 PM

Video games a hobby for majority of Americans, study says

Video games are enormously popular in the United States, with 164 million people – or 65% of adults – playing regularly, according to a study released on May 9.

TECH 18 Aug 2017 | 2:00 AM

No chance of boredom in video games full of totems, monkeys and zombies

Feel like your life has been a bit boring lately? A whole slew of video games have recently come out that promise to bring a bit more adventure. Here are some activities you'll do in each: