Swedish politicians compete in StarCraft tournament to "remind youth that ...
Swedish politicians fought last weekend in a StarCraft 2 tournament which pitted ideology against ideology. Pirate Party affiliate Jonathan Rieder Lundkvist organised the event to “show the politicians eSports is a thing, and to remind the youth that ...

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Posted: April 17, 2014, 3:13 pm

Swedish Politicians Compete In A StarCraft 2 Tournament Against Each Other
Swedish Politicians Compete In A StarCraft 2 Tournament Against Each Other StarCraft 2 is a great game to teach gamers about strategy. It's also a way to study the effects of aging, and it seems like it can also be used as a platform to help raise ...

Posted: April 17, 2014, 9:49 am

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Swedish politicians compete in StarCraft 2 tournament ahead of election
A group of politicians in Sweden took part on a StarCraft 2 tournament this past weekend to "raise awareness about eSports in politics, and politics among gamers," The Daily Dot reports. The tournament, called Politikerstarcraft, was created by ...
Swedish Politicians Duke it Out in StarCraft II TournamentAction Trip

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Posted: April 16, 2014, 5:20 pm
Swedish politicians battle it out in StarCraft
I don't want to see them play StarCraft, though – I think it would be awesome to watch them play Left 4 Dead 2. Let them lick each other to death. Or maybe co-op some Logistics Simulator so that our politicians can actually pretend to be doing something.

Posted: April 16, 2014, 1:00 pm
46 Reasons Why You Keep Losing in StarCraft II
... You Keep Losing in StarCraft II. Finding excuses when we lose online is something we all sometimes do. It can be frustrating, after all. Tutorial Central collected a fair amount of StarCraft II-related ones, but most of them would apply to any ...

Posted: April 15, 2014, 11:29 am
Starcraft 2 kicks off its second season of ranked play for 2014
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A new season has begun for all Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm players climbing their way up the ladder. Bonus pools and standings have been reset, and 2014 Season 1 milestones have also been awarded. The new season doesn't bring any big changes to ...

Posted: April 14, 2014, 4:29 pm

TG Daily
Are we over the Starcraft gaming hill at 24?
TG Daily
It's a hard pill to swallow, but if you're over 24 years of age you've already reached your peak in terms of your cognitive motor performance, according to a new Simon Fraser University study. SFU's Joe Thompson, a psychology doctoral student ...
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SFU researchers use StarCraft 2 to show if you're older than 24, you're over ...MetroNews Canada
'Over the Hill at 24′: The aging of the twentysomethingsWashington Post
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Posted: April 14, 2014, 7:52 am

Scientists Use StarCraft II To Prove How Scary Aging Is
Getting old is never easy. Candy tastes less sweet. Hangovers get ever more brutal. Pop music becomes increasingly terrifying. And, of course, video games get harder. That last point might seem like common knowledge to anyone over the age of, say, 15, ...
Study Uses StarCraft 2 To Prove The Effects Of AgingUbergizmo

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Posted: April 11, 2014, 2:48 pm
Ice Hockey Is Much Better With StarCraft Characters
This must be one of the most creative StarCraft II mods out there. Fast-paced ice hockey with StarCraft characters and abilities, made entirely with the game's map editor. The creator of this mod, Leeroy, made the rules simple but fun: Each team has ...

Posted: April 10, 2014, 11:26 am

Ars Technica
Computers used to teach other computers to play Pac-Man, StarCraft
Ars Technica
For StarCraft, the game was set up so that, using cover and firing from a distance, the human could take out the Zerg before it was killed. To keep the human from just staying in hiding, the player's score went down over time—the longer it took for ...
Researchers Are Improving Machine Learning By Making Computers Teach ...TechCrunch
Computers Give Other Computers Advice On How To Play Pac ManRedOrbit
Who needs humans? Computers used to teach other computersGizmag
Knovel -Gizmodo Australia -Tech Times
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Posted: April 3, 2014, 1:06 pm

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