The results of research initiated by one of the universities in the Netherlands prove that playing games can improve a person’s memory. Particular type games First Person Shooter (FPS).
The impact of gaming on the personality of the players is still a controversy. However, according to researchers at the University of Leiden at least there are good effects to be had while playing the game.
The research involves a number of respondents were divided into two groups, one of which is a group who regularly play FPS games at least 5 hours a week. And the other group had never played any games.
From the results of the study, a group that actively playing FPS games apparently have short-term memory is better than the other group.
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In his research, Dr.. Lorenza Colzato as the leader of this research, explains that FPS games can train players to act quickly. This is considered a positive impact on his players. Continue reading
Sequel of Samsung‘s tablet family back announced. Carrying the name of Galaxy Tab 3, the South Korean vendors also revealed the specifications of the latest cheap tablet is a 7-inch.
As a continuation of the Galaxy Tab 2, this tablet back aimed at mid-market segment. At least it looks from the specs that carried.
quoted from Endagdet, Tuesday (04/30/2013), Galaxy Tab 3 comes with a dual-core processor 1.2 GHz. While the storage media available two versions, namely 8GB and 16GB, plus an additional external memory slot up to 64GB.
Early in 2013, Nokia is rumored to be releasing the Nokia EOS. This is a Windows Phone smartphone with 41 megapixel camera Pureview. The issue had disappeared, but now appears again.
This time rumors about the specs reveal little that might be displayed by the Finnish manufacturing to the EOS series Nokia.
This information is gathered from blogs mynokiablog from sources close to the phone workmanship. According to him, Nokia EOS may be armed with a 800 quad-core Snapdragon processor.
But Nokia tested with other versions, namely the dual-core chip hood. This as a form of anticipation when Nokia EOS case quickly suck up energy.
The same thing for the RAM. Where Nokia tested two versions, ie with 512 MB RAM and 1GB. It is probable that the last option of choice for Nokia EOS.
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San Francisco – Twitter is preparing a musical applications. Although still not clear when the service is launched and accessible to the public, Twitter has offered a number of renowned musicians to be able to access it.
Recently emerged tweet of the singers and musicians to discuss the application. Singer Jason Mraz is one of them, via his Twitter account to thank for having introduced the Twitter apps Music.
“Thanks to my friends @ TwitterMusic for sharing your new app and connecting us thru music. Congrats!,” He wrote in the account @ jason_mraz.
Quoted from TG Daily, Thursday (18/04/2013), unfortunately from a tweet that milling is nothing reveals more about Twitter Music and how it works.
Washington – Increasingly popular, lots of smartphone users crave can play Instagram. Unfortunately, the photo sharing app for now only on iOS and Android platforms. For users of Windows Phone? Now there Instagraph.
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Initially, the application is a part of the April Fool’s joke. Starting from the appearance of counterfeit Instagram app store Windows on 1 April in the beta, but later disappeared.
At the same time, as quoted from WP Central, Wednesday (04/03/2013), there is an application called Instagraph is touted as Instagram style of Windows Phone. Some people think Instagraph is also part of the April Fool’s joke, but later confirmed as a real application.
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One strategy Samsung is flooding the market with many smartphone models. The latest version of Android phone Samsung Galaxy Win was recently announced.
Galaxy Win wear quad core 1.2 GHz processor with 1GB RAM. Quite capable, though not as good as the flagship smartphone Galaxy S III.
The span reaches 4.7 inch screen, similar to the HTC One. However, as quoted from Digital Trends, Tuesday (04/09/2013), the resolution is only 480×800 so the Galaxy Win incoming middle-class handset.
Moreover, it offers? According to information from Samsung, Galaxy Win the Android 4.1 operating system equipped with Jelly Bean, 2000 mAh battery, 5 megapixel camera, 0.3 megapixel front camera and 8GB internal memory can be expanded via the microSD slot. Continue reading