Aidan Carlson

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5 Things to Do Before Bed That Will Jump Start Tomorrow

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being effective as an entrepreneur is often about hard work, but even more importantly it’s about smart work. Great entrepreneurs know that time is limited and valuable, so they need to make the most of each waking hour.<p>There are many …

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A Mario Kart Takedown Crueler Than The Blue Shell

You think <i>Mario Kart's</i> blue shell is bad? You ain't seen nothing yet. This is how a true jerk dishes it out to their opponents in <i>Mario Kart</i>.<p>Granted, …

Nathan Fielder's Instagram Is Full of Tastefully Hidden Old Man Dick

With the impending return of his Comedy Central awkwardfest <i>Nathan For You</i> and a recent profile in the <i>New York Times Magazine,</i> comedian Nathan Fielder …

The Top Three Must-Hear Albums This Month - PAPER

<b>How to Dress Well</b> <i><br>What is This Heart?</i> (Weird World)<br>Tom Krell's third album as avant-R&B guru How To Dress Well is spirited and coolly beautiful, building on the chilly emotional devastation of 2012's <i>Total Loss</i> while cautiously looking toward a future of love and redemption. Krell's compositions are …

World of Warcraft Player Hits Level 90 Without Leaving Starting Zone

Talk about the ultimate grind: a World of Warcraft player managed to reached the highest level in the game, 90, without ever leaving the starting …

How video games can affect adolescent brains

Video games can negatively impact the adolescent brain, resulting in addictive behavior, impacted development and lower social activity, according to an article from Neurology Now's June/July 2014 issue.<p>According to Dr. David Greenfield, Ph.D., founder of the Center for Internet Technology …

The Next Legend of Zelda Game May Include Multiplayer

We all knew Nintendo was going to show off a new Legend of Zelda at E3, but that doesn’t mean we weren’t a little bit floored by what we saw anyway. It was just a glimpse — no actual gameplay — but there was something magical about the technology and art-style captured in the flowing field and …

Sting Says His Kids Won't Inherit His $306 Million Trust

The singer-songwriter, who grew up in a shipbuilding community in northeast England, told his children, "There won't be much money left!"<p>Pop icon …

The five most disruptive ideas in video game design

Wandering the densely packed showfloor at E3 this month, it was tempting to think that nothing about video games has changed much over the past few years. This gigantic video game show, which attracts 40,000 publishers, developers, players and journalists every year, is an unashamedly mainstream …

Winning isn't enough in Mario Kart 8, this is how you humiliate your opponent

The ability to save replays has turned into a major selling point for <i>Mario Kart 8</i>, as players have had a great time saving their favorite clips of races and uploading them for the respect of their peers. This is the service that gave us the Luigi-stare, and now one player shows just how mean you …

Be A Varsity Player ... In Video Games?

Imagine the lede in the campus newspaper:<p>The Eagles swept to a win last night in 100 hours of tournament gameplay. Tabbz made the absolute best usage of the shields and heals that were available to him. Froggen went for utility and pushing power, while Nyph's black shields were near perfect, and he …

40 Clever Life Hacks to Simplify your World

Back in January the Sifter posted <i>50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World</i>. The post went on the be one of the most shared articles in the history of the …