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Grant Hinds talks YouTube, Gaming and Life

I’ve always enjoyed podcasts, they’re perfect for travel and gathering information specific to your interests.Thus, I took it upon myself to start my own Podcast series along with Orena; something I’d toyed around with for several months, aimed at gaming culture. read more

End of an era: Microsoft halts production of the Xbox 360

It’s been roughly two and a half years since the Xbox One replaced the Xbox 360, and Microsoft is finally ready to pull the plug on its venerable console.” The PS3 and Xbox 360 ended up in more-or-less the same place last generation in terms of total unit sales, but in the beginning Microsoft’s console ate Sony’s lunch. read more

PS4K ‘Neo’ will target 1080p minimum resolution, upcoming titles universally compatible

No Neo-specific or PS4-specific titles: Older games can be patched for the Neo to offer forward compatibility, new titles must include such support from Day 1.The example Eurogamer gives is that a game that supports two-player split-screen gaming on the PS4 can offer four-player split-screen on Neo. read more

Why You Can’t Find Prince’s Music Online

But one thing has been noticeably absent from the public display of mourning: links to all of the music that Prince’s fans adore and celebrate.Here is the reason you can’t post a video of “When Doves Cry” with your “RIP Prince” post on Facebook: Prince believed that artists should be paid, and the internet does not facilitate that. read more

You Can Trick Your Brain Into Not Procrastinating

Greek poets and Roman scholars warned citizens to not “put your work off till tomorrow and the day after.Because the prefrontal cortex works at a slower pace than the limbic system, you’ll end up procrastinating until it eventually overrides the instinctual urge to avoid doing your task. read more

Do you own any of these valuable video games? You uld make THOUSANDS

But out there, somewhere, lie cartridges and discs that could make you a small fortune.And whoever does, could make thousands. read more

Epic Gaming Night Podcast | Board Games Table Top & Card Games: Ep 0.1 Epic Gaming Night

Join Roy, Matt, And Robert On our amazing podcasting adventure with tons of table top gaming!each week will will tackle another gaming topic and talk about game we are currently streaming and playing! read more

How a Contested Republican Convention Could Go Down

MOTHERBOARD: Even at a contested convention, some delegates are bound to a candidate all the way to a fourth ballot.Can you imagine a contested scenario so long that it stretches out to a ballot vote? read more

Why Do We Still Depict All Pot Smokers as Bong-Toting Losers?

As Canada’s Liberal government continues decriminalizing pot and moves towards legalization in spring 2017, the country has to get its story straight about who pot smokers really are.These stock photos from New York-based nonprofit Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) are here to help. read more

Hubble's Birthday Gift to the World Is This Trippy Bubble Nebula

Happy 26th birthday to the Hubble Space Telescope!For the telescope's birthday, NASA is pushing this image of the Bubble Nebula. read more

This Technicality Could Spoil the FBI’s Dark Web Hacking Operations

Last year, the FBI and its international police partners hacked at least 4,000 suspected child pornographers in an unprecedented sting on a dark web child pornography website called Playpen.If you don’t know where computer is, according to Rule 41, then you can’t legally hack it. read more

What Happened When I Pushed Myself to Interview More Women

Therein we find one of journalism’s roles in the silicon divide: journalists simply don’t interview enough female sources.I've never found a real study of male versus female sources in science reporting, but in other topics—such as presidential politics—the number of female sources is sometimes as low as 20 percent. read more

Acer's huge, 10-pound gaming laptop is VR-ready

Powerful VR headsets like the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive require equally beefy gaming PCs with powerful graphics processors to run them.But now you can have at those VR headsets on the go thanks to Acer's gigantic Predator 17x gaming laptop. read more

FBI Director: We Paid More Than $1.2 Million for San Bernardino iPhone Hack

That would mean the FBI spent more than $1.2 million for a technique to unlock an iPhone 5c used by Syed Farook, one of the deceased perpetrators of a gun massacre in San Bernardino, California last December. read more

Why It’s Impossible to Get a Good Night’s Sleep in a Strange New Bed

It’s a familiar conundrum: whether to sleep over or not, after a one night stand.In a new study, they conclude that it’s because, when you sleep in a strange place, one hemisphere of your brain stays up to keep watch. read more

Mobile game revenue will exceed PC and consoles for the first time this year

On April 21, digital gaming market research firm, Newzoo, published a new market research forecast on different gaming platforms' global market shares.The report states that mobile devices will be leading gaming platform in the coming years. read more

HTC Vive has Overtaken Oculus Rift According to Steam

The Oculus Rift has seemed to be synonymous with VR ever since the beginning of the current gaming revolution.5% have an Oculus Rift CV1, and another 13. read more