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  1. Apple Plans To Get Ahead Of Samsung With iPhone 6S Release Near Galaxy S6 LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... revealed the Galaxy S6 is "mostly likely" to come around March during the Mobile World Congress, according to IT Pro Portal . Meanwhile, Apple CEO Tim Cook already confirmed the company's wearable series will start shipping in April although no ...

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  2. Highlights for the month of FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... "rePLAY: Symphony of Heroes" tonight at 8 p.m. The concert features music and visuals of gameplay from "Halo," "Portal," "God of War" and others. Tickets start at $35. 8. "Coppelia," the story of a life-size doll mistaken to be real, is the featured ...

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  3. Geekenders go all-ages with Portal 2: The (Unauthorized) MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Georgia Straight

    Indeed, as the human test subject Chell struggles to break out of the Aperture Science research facility-a feat she finally accomplishes in the second of the first-person puzzle-platformer games-she never utters a single word. That's just one reason why Patrice Bowler says that Portal 2: The Musical , which is based on the games, is "totally different" than any other theatre production in which she has performed.

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  4. Get a Monster PowerCard mobile charger for $15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CNET News.com

    ... are must-haves for any "Dead" fan. Oh, and speaking of games you must play if you haven't already, Steam also has the Portal and Portal 2 combo pack (Win/Mac/Linux) for $6.24 . (Scroll down a bit; it's the third option listed.) Bonus deal No. 2: ...

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  5. Vril PortalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | XLR8R

    It's appealing to think of Vril 's second album, Portal , as a doorway into a set of discrete rooms. The titles of these tracks-"Portal 1," "Portal 2," "Portal 3," and so on-invite the listener to consider the album in this way.

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  6. Half Life developer Valve's in-house economist made Greece's new finance ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    Yanis Varoufakis has been put in charge of Greece's economy - but he's also Half Life, Portal and Team Fortress developer Valve's 'economist in residence' Radical economist Yanis Varoufakis was today made Greece's new finance minister, but he's got another exciting job as an in-house economics expert for video game company Valve. The economist and author, who is Professor of Economic Theory at the University of Athens, was appointed to the role by Greece's new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras , following the left-wing SYRIZA party's election victory.

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  7. #IDARB reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Eurogamer

    ... images shown of the game, which was just a red box on a screen. That simple beginning has blossomed out to encompass Portal-esque credits sequences, buddy cop movie references, and a snarky announcer that channels Randy Moller. Beneath the ludicrous ...

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  8. 6 games that paved the way for Evolve's 4v1 co-op multiplayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | TrustedReviews

    ... control). In Pay Day 2, knowing your role is as important as your ability to aim straight. See also: PS4 vs PS3 Portal 2 If you want to feel smarter, play Portal 2. Valve's FPS puzzler is a marvel to experience since its difficulty level sits right ...

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  9. Community Blog: Are Some Games Better Off Without a Proper Story?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | IGN

    ... story because the gameplay was enough for people to enjoy the product, people just found it fun to shoot things. Portal 2 is an example of a game that would've still been awesome if you had taken away the story. Without the story it is a fun and ...

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  10. 2015 Independent Games Festival announces Student Showcase winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Gamasutra

    ... including DigiPen's Narbacular Drop and Tag: The Power of Paint , which evolved into Valve's award-winning titles Portal and Portal 2 (respectively). Other notable Student Showcase alums include USC/Giant Sparrow's Unfinished Swan , later released ...

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  11. Activision Delivers Top Global Games of 2014: Call of Duty: Advanced...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Information Technology

    ... Intense Violence and Strong Language. Skylanders Trap Team introduces a ground-breaking innovation that lets Portal Masters "trap" the most wanted villains in Skylands and then play as them in the game in the battle for good. The game offers an ...

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  12. Best insane in-game stunts: GTA 5, Far Cry 4, Minecraft and moreRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    ... to pull it off. For stunts that require serious planning and brain power you don't have to look much further than Portal 2. First person shooters aren't the easiest games to pull-off stunts in. It helps then that a third person view while in ...

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  13. 6 Must-See 'Awesome Games Done Quick' HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | IGN

    The bi-annual gaming marathon Games Done Quick just concluded its winter event after raising an incredible 1.55 million dollars for charity. If you aren't plugged into the scene, AGDQ brings together a group of volunteers to play and livestream a variety of video games - everything from Ninja Gaiden to Portal 2, all in the name of charity.

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  14. Momentum driving Detroit auto showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | NWAonline

    ... division to design their own product. Read>> Researchers at Florida State University say that playing the video game Portal 2 can make a person smarter than when they train their brain using the well-known Lumosity sy... Read>>

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    Monday Jan 12 | NWAonline

    ... ptions. Click here to see rates and register. Researchers at Florida State University say that playing the video game Portal 2 can make a person smarter than when they train their brain using the well-known Lumosity sy... Read>>

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  16. Awesome Games Done Quick Blasts Fundraising Goal With $1.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | IGN

    ... featured a broad variety of speeedruns, such as Dark Souls 2, New Super Mario Bros. Wii, Battletoads, Mega Man and Portal 2 across numerous modern and classic platforms. The many unmissable runs include speedrunner Runnerguy2489's session of The ...

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  17. Small Florida State study shows games can make you smarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    According to researchers at Florida State University, playing the video game "Portal 2" makes you smarter than training your brain with the well-known Lumosity system. They divided 77 volunteers into two groups, asking each to play either Lumosity or Portal 2 for eight hours.

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  18. Robot Roller-Derby Disco Dodgeball Next Month; User Ratings SoarRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Blue's News

    Dodge, duck, dip, dive, and... dance? A tweet from Erik Asmussen notes for the record that Robot Roller-Derby Disco Dodgeball was for a while the top-rated multiplayer game on Steam according to user reviews. Searching for the same criteria now shows the game has ceded the top spot on the list to Portal 2 , but it remains at number two, ahead of Counter-Strike .

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  19. CES 2015 recap: News and updates as technology giants unveil new gadgets at Las Vegas conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... against your face. They look kind of like a cross between the eggs from Alien and the sentry guns in video game Portal. Officially named the WAM7500 and WAM6500, the speakers use a proprietary technology Samsung calls a "Ring Radiator" to create ...

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  20. Brain Training for ADHD: Help or Hype?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Psychology Today

    ... 2015) study by Florida State University researchers found that individuals randomly assigned to play the video game Portal 2 tended to outperform those randomly assigned to train on Lumosity on tasks of problem solving, spatial skills, and ...

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