Social media must be made less addictive, says watchdog

Media captionJames Reevell looks at the tricks technology companies use to keep you hooked on your phone Social media firms need to limit features that hook youngsters on devices, Children’s Commissioner for England, Anne Longfield, has said. Streaks, the number of consecutive days people have sent Snapchat messages to each other, should be dropped, she […]

Trump and Kim USB fan raises cyber-security alert

Image caption The gift pack included a USB fan and a CD illustrated with the face of the North Korean leader Cyber-security experts have expressed surprise that journalists at the summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in Singapore were given USB-powered fans. Some warned reporters not to plug them […]

E3: Nolan North wants to turn movies into video games

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Former Naughty Dog creative director and writer, Amy Hennig, with Nolan North Nolan North believes more movies should be turned into games. The actor has voiced some of gaming’s most iconic characters, including most recently God of War’s Modi. Few films are made into games aside from tie-ins like […]

E3: Sony PlayStation’s Last of Us Part II has kisses and kills

Media captionWATCH: Sony began its PlayStation 4 event with a kiss Sony has previewed one of its most anticipated PlayStation games with a trailer that shifted focus from two women kissing to a hanging man being disemboweled in its opening minutes. The Last of Us Part II is the follow-up to one of the top-reviewed […]

E3: Sony PlayStation’s Last of Us Part II has kisses and kills

Media captionWATCH: Sony began its PlayStation 4 event with a kiss Sony has previewed one of its most anticipated PlayStation games with a trailer that shifted focus from two women kissing to a hanging man being disemboweled in its opening minutes. The Last of Us Part II is the follow-up to one of the top-reviewed […]

E3: Sony PlayStation’s Last of Us Part II has kisses and kills

Media captionWATCH: Sony began its PlayStation 4 event with a kiss Sony has previewed one of its most anticipated PlayStation games with a trailer that shifted focus from two women kissing to a hanging man being disemboweled in its opening minutes. The Last of Us Part II is the follow-up to one of the top-reviewed […]

E3: Sony PlayStation’s Last of Us Part II has kisses and kills

Media captionWATCH: Sony began its PlayStation 4 event with a kiss Sony has previewed one of its most anticipated PlayStation games with a trailer that shifted focus from two women kissing to a hanging man being disemboweled in its opening minutes. The Last of Us Part II is the follow-up to one of the top-reviewed […]

E3: Sony PlayStation’s Last of Us Part II has kisses and kills

Image copyright Sony Image caption Ellie’s kiss in the Last of Us Part II served as a contrast to the explicit violence that followed Sony has previewed one of its most anticipated PlayStation games with a trailer that shifted focus from two women kissing to a hanging man being disemboweled in its opening minutes. The […]

E3: Sony PlayStation previews Last of Us Part II

Image copyright Sony Image caption Ellie becomes the main protagonist of the sequel, and was shown killing several opponents in the trailer Sony has previewed one of its most anticipated PlayStation games with a trailer that shifted focus from two women kissing to a hanging man being disemboweled in its opening minutes. The Last of […]

E3: Xbox One chief teases Halo Infinite video game

Image copyright Microsoft Microsoft has shared a first look at the next Halo video game at its E3 Xbox press conference. But Halo Infinite – which will complete the second trilogy in the blockbuster series – was only briefly teased. More time was given to other exclusives, including fresh Gears of War and Forza titles, […]