Every few days, my 8-year-old son, Neal, asks if he can “earn something” on Roblox, a popular online video game platform. That’s his way of suggesting I buy him Robux, the platform’s currency, in exchange for him doing a chore or extra academic assignment.
MILAN (AP) — Anyone whose virtual alter ego is wandering around the Roblox online game platform these days might run into other avatars sporting Gucci handbags, sunglasses or hats.
The digital-only items were part of a limited Gucci collection for Roblox, a step by the fashion house that prides itself on Italian craftsmanship to enter an expanding virtual space where many of its youngest admirers already are at home.
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A moment of silence, please, for the good old auction.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — It’s 2014, and you’re relaxing with your best friend in a pastel-hued Florida condo the day after Thanksgiving...
GENEVA (AP) — Obsessive video gamers know how to anticipate dangers in virtual worlds. The World Health Organization says they now should be on guard for a danger in the real world: spending too much time playing...
Angela Henderson-Bentley: Intriguing characters will keep folks returning to Fisher’s latest sci-fi world
When Ironton native Mickey Fisher found himself with a little time off between projects, he bought himself a new toy - a Google Cardboard virtual reality viewer. Fisher had been reading a lot about VR and wanted to give it a try.