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Microsoft stops holding Netflix, Hulu hostage behind Xbox Live Gold paywall

Reports suggest Microsoft is about to stop making you pay a second time to access streaming content through your Xbox. Finally.

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Preview: Clockwork Empires mashes-up Lovecraft, city building, and long memories

Clockwork Empires makes me uncomfortable, but in a good way.

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Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Oculus wants to create a virtual reality MMO, Driveclub makes inappropriate decisions, and Sunset Overdrive turns graphics to eleven.

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Head games: What we saw at NeuroGaming Conference 2014, the premier event on brain-controlled games

Think Gum, EEG headsets, and the world's first Personal Brainer—the Neurogaming Conference returns in 2014 as one of the most entertaining, futuristic, and downright crazy conferences of the year.

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A new Unreal Tournament is finally coming, mod-friendly and free

Epic announced "the future of Unreal Tournament" today. It's finally coming, it's mod-friendly, and it's free. Headshots fired.

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Three EVE Online players banned for life for defacing game's Iceland monument

Last week CCP unveiled a monument in Reykjavik commemorating EVE Online players, only to see it defaced immediately. Now, the community ratted out the perpetrators.

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Elder Scrolls Online delayed six months on Xbox One, PS4

Bethesda Softworks announced Thursday that it needs six more months of work on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions of Elder Scrolls Online, pushing the release date back from June to this holiday season.

on techhive.com

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Having trouble downloading Steam games? Try this

Some of Steam's servers seem to be having issues downloading games right now. Potential fixes inside.

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Free game alert: Dead Space is 'On the House' on Origin, but act fast

EA's giving away its classic space horror game Dead Space for free to kick off Origin's new 'On the House' initiative.

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Report: Comcast near to delivering 'Madden' through your cable box

Comcast and Electronic Arts are working to deliver both casual and top-tier games via your cable box, according to a report. The service appears to be called "Xfinity Games Powered by Origin".