Chad Mosley

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The wave of free-to-play video games is surging, and Sony's along for the ride

The free-to-play business model for video games first originated in the early 2000s in South Korea. The approach, embodied by games such as Nexon’s</i> …

Obama’s Golf Buddy May Be a ‘Hostile Witness’ in Chicago Corruption Case

In potentially the first serious scandal to involve the president’s inner circle, federal prosecutors want Eric Whitaker labeled a ‘hostile witness’ …

Philae lander sends back first ever image from comet

The European Space Agency’s Philae lander has sent back the first ever image from the surface of a comet.<p>The picture shows the cracked, bumpy surface in monochrome, with one of Philae’s three legs in the bottom left of the frame. It is not yet clear whether the leg in the image is actually touching …

Arias defense focuses on sex, secrets, religion

PHOENIX (AP) — Defense attorneys for convicted murderer Jodi Arias on Wednesday sought to portray the victim as a man torn between his devout Mormon …

Children of Civil War Veterans Still Walk Among Us, 150 Years After the War

To their living sons and daughters, the soldiers in blue and gray are flesh and blood, not distant figures in history books.<p>How many people alive today can say that their father was a Civil War soldier who shook hands with Abraham Lincoln in the White House? Fred Upham can.<p>Despite sounding like a …

The Brain May Compensate For Heavy Pot Smoking -- Until It Can't Anymore

Another study adds to the growing but controversial pile of evidence that heavy marijuana use over the years can lead to changes in the brain. The research, published in <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i>, found that an area in the front of the brain called the orbitofrontal cortex …

Chick-Fil-A Manager Supposedly Bans Employees From Saying 'Bae,' 'Ratchet,' 'Turn Up,' In Hilarious Sign

Not really sure about the veracity of this, but it made it onto my Facebook news feed, so I’m gonna go with 100% true.<p>From the Imgur uploader, “I …

Maine Snowstorm Leaves Thousands Without Power, Dumps Two Feet of Snow

Thousands of people in Maine woke up in the dark Monday morning after an icy blast knocked out power and buried parts of the state in almost two feet of snow seven weeks ahead of winter. More than 130,000 homes and businesses were left without electricity as of Sunday night, and Maine Gov. Paul …

Here's How A Six-Pack Of Craft Beer Ends Up Costing $12

I've said it before and I'll say it again: There's never been a better time to be a beer drinker in America. The skillful innovation of American craft brewers over the past decade has pushed beer in delicious new directions. It wouldn't be hard to argue that the craft beer renaissance is the most …

Edward Snowden’s Privacy Tips: “Get Rid Of Dropbox,” Avoid Facebook And Google

According to Edward Snowden, people who care about their privacy should stay away from popular consumer Internet services like Dropbox, Facebook, and Google.<p>Snowden conducted a remote interview today as part of the New Yorker Festival, where he was asked a couple of variants on the question of what …

The Tragic Story Behind The Dallas Ebola Patient Who Just Died

According to details reported by Kevin Sack in The New York Times, he had just reunited with Louise Troh, the mother of his son, after a 16-year separation. She had moved to Dallas; Duncan lived in a rented room an hour from the center of Monrovia, Liberia's crowded capital, where he worked as a …

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Movie Stills Juxtaposed Against Their Real-Life Locations

Canadian photographer Christopher Moloney brings the magic of cinema to life with <i>FILMography</i>, an ongoing art project that matches scenes from movies with their real-life, present-day locations. After printing out a black-and-white still from a film, Moloney holds up the print and snaps a photo of …

Louisiana's Disappearing Coastline Threatens Entire U.S. Economy

A dramatic visualization of the forces bringing the Gulf of Mexico up to New Orleans' back door<p>An unholy trinity of forces – levees along the Mississippi River, sea level rise due to climate change, and fossil fuel extraction – have caused about 2,000 square miles of southeastern Louisiana to …

Force Your Kids To Call You Back With This App

Parents who are fed up with their kids ignoring phone call after phone call now have a new ally. The Ignore No More! app is designed to block …

Chromecast software vulnerability paves way for another root exploit

Google regularly rolls out Chromecast updates that plug up previous root-friendly exploits, but there's a new method you can use if you want complete control over your streaming device. A group of hardware hackers (fail0verflow, Team Eureka and GTVHacker) have not only discovered a vulnerability in …

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Mortal Kombat X | Polygon E3 2014

Three times the fun<p><i>Mortal Kombat X</i> plays much like its predecessor. Players still fight in bloody one-on-one battles, there's still a block button and features like the bone crunching X-ray moves, breakers and enhanced special moves, all powered by a meter, return.<p>"A lot worked in <i>MK9</i> and we …

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The 2014 Best of the Best Hotel Awards

"But what's your favorite hotel?" It's the question most often asked of Jetsetter's editors by friends, relatives and brand new acquaintances. It's a topic we never tire of debating over computer monitors in the editorial department. And, most important, it's what lies at the heart of our first …

What if Grand Theft Auto 5 was made for the Commodore 64?

<i>Grand Theft Auto: Vice City</i> memorably opened with a title screen mimicking the Commodore 64 loading a game on tape. Animator Balazs Kalocsai has flipped the script here, showing the title sequence for <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> done in a low-res, Commodore 64 style.<p>If you want to see Kalocsai's take on what …

Toxic jerky treats linked to more than 1,000 dog deaths

More than 1,000 dog deaths may now be linked to toxic jerky treats, according to a recent update from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).<p>The agency said that since 2007, there have been almost 5,000 complaints of pet illnesses related to the treats. The majority of the symptoms reported include …

The Most ’90s Thing That Could Ever Exist

The zeitgeist summed perfectly in one technological artifact, which is a VHS tape promoting Windows 95, starring Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry.<p>Wow.<p>Just. Wow.<p>This image is bouncing around on Twitter thanks to Jehan Ranasinghe, who dug this thing up, presumably with a time machine, and then …

100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica

For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust came across the 22 exposed, but unprocessed, cellulose nitrate negatives during an attempt to restore an old …

Fantastic Fungi: The Startling Visual Diversity of Mushrooms Photographed by Steve Axford | Colossal

<p>To think any one of these lifeforms exists in our galaxy, let alone on our planet, simply boggles the mind. Photographer Steve Axford lives and …

4 AM at Walmart

Redditor x_SomeGuy said he took this picture in Walmart at 4 this morning. You can imagine the scenario: At the end of the shift, the dispatcher …