Alex Watt

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The British Parliament is examining the loot-box model in video games

Loot boxes in video games like Forza Motorsport 7 and Middle-earth: Shadow of War are raising a debate about business models in the gaming community, and some people are now trying to get their governments to do something about it. That has led Daniel Zeichner, a member of the British Parliament …

The Forgotten Stepwells Of Urban India

All across India, elaborate subterranean temples are hidden in plain site. Constructed between the 2nd century and 4th century AD, these massive and ornate stepwells were built both for spiritual bathing and as a way to access water tables during monsoon season and drought seasons. Today, tourists …

10 Amazing Music Guests Who Prove TFI Friday Ruled 1990s TV

It’s like the ’90s never went away: the decade’s quintessential chat show <i>TFI Friday</i> has returned. Host Chris Evans is back, and he’s bringing a …

10 of the best festivals in Europe ... that you’ve probably never heard of

Meadows in the Mountains, Bulgaria<p>With a wild camping vibe – bonfires, small stages and bunting in the trees – Meadows in the Mountains has built a reputation over the past five years for offering a uniquely magical experience. Set in the lush environment of the Rhodope Mountains, mornings are …

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Max Cavalera: 'I Still Think I Can Release a Better Album Than 'Roots''

What Strengthens and Weakens Our Integrity - Part I: Why Small Choices Count | The Art of Manliness

<i>Integrity</i>. It’s a quality every man worth his salt aspires to. It encompasses many of the best and most admirable traits in a man: honesty, …

A Drone Tried to Kill Me at a Gizmodo Party

<i>by Matthew J.X. Malady</i><p>People drop things on the Internet and run all the time. So we have to ask. In this edition, Hausfrau magazine editor Stephen …

MH17 makes the situation in Ukraine an American crisis and an EU catastrophe

The burning embers of an international airliner litter a Ukrainian field. 298 dead. The west blames Putin. President Putin blames Ukraine and the west. Pro-Russian rebels strip the dead and obstruct the investigation. MH17 has made east Ukraine an American crisis and an EU catastrophe. Still, …

The Decorating Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Home's Value

The unexpected little details that could cost you big time.<p>Thinking of selling your home...even one day? Real estate experts weigh in on the unexpected little details that could cost you big time in the long run.