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    The year is 2015 and video games are more popular now, than ever, due to the incorporation and expansion of the online factor in gaming. This online component has transmuted casual (offline) video gamers into addicted gamers. According to Rooji et al. “Both Korean and western researchers report specifically that Massive Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games (MMORPGs) are the main culprits in cases of online video game addiction” (205). These massive multiplayer games are essentially a semi-large box with multiple computer hardware and software installed that creates a server. On these servers is the virtual reality that these video game addicts delve into and live out their dreams through a relatively non-existent universe via an Internet…

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    Discussion Questions Why did PepsiCo Russia invest in a new portal with social network capabilities? To learn what users expect of social sites, the project team looked at Facebook, Linkedln, Google+ we studied the user experience of the world’s best social networking sites, and combined it with the concepts of enterprise portals. 2 How can intranets help companies achieve their business objectives? Many can receive important company communication. It also, can improve daily tasks. Also…

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    wanted to be within the video game industry. With that in mind, the game industry is a fun and exciting place to be in. To overcome each bump along the straight narrow road, I had to learn from the best. My professional that I decided upon was Chris Lena, a person who works on a Massively Multiplayer Online game (which stands for MMO) called Ever Quest. The perseverance that Chris Lena had to deal with when making the MMO was crucial since it was the first of its kind. This is how Chris Lena…

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    These games are extremely addictive to college students. Students drop out of school just to play videogames and upload their footage on YouTube. Needless to say, there are thousands of people who make a living out of recording themselves playing videogames. Multiplayer games allow groups of friends to play together and strengthen their bonds. I used to play with my group of friends online. We would always have a good time playing and it helped me express myself more. However, endless hours of…

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    Video games are a safe haven for people and gamers alike. They provide refuge from the burdens of everyday life — a virtual simulation where everything can be molded and be manipulated to the desires of its wielder’s hands; freedom on their own terms, all within the bounds of the virtual context. However, when real-life laws and its permissible consequences extend beyond reality and into realms whose entirety is made up of intangible pixels, things can become quite problematic. In his text,…

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    -author Alex Weiss argues against the decision of the Dutch Supreme Court to rule in favor of a 13-year-old victim of virtual theft. Playing virtual reality games requires investing time and occasionally money to achieve a goal. With the loss of a shield and amulet, it was enough for the boy to seek legal action. When taking into account the time the 13-year-old spent to get the items, the court's decision to rule in his favor was not completely unjustified. Within Runescape, there was a…

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    Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPGs) are referred to as a collection of multiplayer online games that are massively combined. A massive number of players from different parts of the world are in a position to interact with the MMORPGs interface within a specific game without the face-to-face interaction. The social phenomenon provided by the MMORPG devices has enabled gamers to interact with each other on a more intimate level as compared to face-to-face gamers that are more…

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    As a child I can remember sitting on the floor in my living room playing video games with my three best friends. Regardless of the game none of us cared whether we were “button smashing,” by pressing random buttons on the controller in hopes of getting a kill, or playing seriously. To us we were just having a good time. However, as we made the gradual shift towards online gaming, we became exposed to the toxicity that thrived there. The level of which the environment is unwelcoming, harmful, or…

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    filled with activities such as hugging, kissing, and being together. However, for some people they are looking for their special someone online in a virtual world where they can only view a custom avatar and talk though a headset. MMORPG games such as World of Warcraft and Second Life has open a wave of online relationships with people looking for love in these fantasy worlds, despite the fact they may already be in a relationship in the real world. In the text “Lying, Cheating, and Virtual…

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    To be honest, I think I’m hella bomb.com and hella interesting. I always have a random story to tell and I love sharing my experiences with people I just met. I make things a big deal. Right now, I’m currently interested in Old School RuneScape Official Plaver-vs-Player (PvP) Clan Wars and I am spending an unhealthy amount of time leveling my character, Alytea, just so I can play competitively. The game, RuneScape, is a fantasy-themed Massively Multiplayer Online…

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