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Secret Life of a Full-Time Cyborg

Steve Mann invented a precursor to Google Glass in the 1990s—which he now uses almost 24/7. But “the father of wearable computing” has an ominous warning about where...

Meet the All-Girls Competitive Robotics Team from The Bronx

Watch the St. Catharine Comets go all out trying to make nationals at the largest robotics contest – with their best shot at college scholarships and lucrative STEM careers on...

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A would-be Kingslayer on finding a safe space in a crowded city for one extremely competitive and quirky new pastime.

Long Before Internet Porn, This Pervy Pixelated Playground Prevailed

Inside the risqué rise and fall of the world’s first interactive computer sex game.

Five Strangers Picked to Live in a House and Play Video Games All Day Long

Inside a hypercompetitive ‘gaming house’ for professional eSports athletes.

Playing ‘Street Fighter’ With the Chinese Mafia

In a dank Hong Kong gaming arcade, a pimply teenage boy challenges a stoic gangster to a hadouken-filled duel as a crowd watches in nervous silence.