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Snowboarders v skiers: Why snowboarding is better than skiing

opinion<p><b>There is no better feeling than strapping on your snowboard and gliding down a mountain on a winter holiday.</b><p>Well, not really gliding in my …

Kim Jong Un's sister to attend Winter Olympics in South Korea

Kim Yo Jong, the youngest daughter of the late Kim Jong Il, will cross the border into the South to attend the opening ceremony on Friday, Seoul …

Winter Olympics 2018: British snowboard medal hope Katie Ormerod breaks wrist days before Games – but will compete through the pain barrier

One of Britain’s leading medal hopes at the Winter Olympics has vowed to see through her bid for snowboarding gold despite breaking her wrist just 48 …

McMorris overcomes injuries en route to Winter Olympics

Craig McMorris can’t help himself.He still gets emotional when talking about the near-fatal crash suffered by his younger brother Mark on March 25, …

How 2018 Winter Olympics officials are helping fans stay warm at opening ceremonies

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -- Pyeongchang Olympics officials are so concerned about the potential for brutally cold weather at Friday night’s Winter Games opening ceremonies that they will give everyone who attends a special pack of accessories to combat the elements.<p>Each spectator will receive a …

Winter Olympics

United Airlines gifts tickets to local Olympian so family can cheer her on

United Airlines made an Olympic figure skater’s dream come true by providing plane tickets for her family to join her in PyeongChang.<p>When …

Cold Winter Olympics weather turning ‘skis to garbage’ in Pyeongchang

Brutally cold conditions in Pyeongchang are warping skis and forcing some athletes to throw them away after training runs, an Alpine skiing course …

DJI institutes no-fly zones around sports arenas as the Olympics open in South Korea

The 2018 Winter Olympics officially kick off with Friday’s Opening Ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The temptation to fly a shiny new drone over the action will no doubt be great for amateur filmmakers and photographers in the immediate area, but DJI’s working to put the kibosh on things by …

South Korea

Ben Carson: North Korea Could Take out the US Electrical Grid, Make It 'Like 'The Purge' All the Time'

Ben Carson, secretary of Housing and Urban Development, told colleagues that he feared North Korea could take out the U.S. electrical grid, sending …

8 Exhilarating Winter Olympics Movies, From ‘I, Tonya’ to ‘Cool Runnings’

As this year's Winter Olympics kick off this Friday, we look at the best cinematic takes on the world's biggest sports event, from the from dramatic …

DirecTV offers 4K HDR and Dolby Atmos for Winter Olympics replays

Comcast and Hulu may have already revealed plans for Winter Olympics coverage, but today, DirecTV is letting us in on what it has in store for the next several days. In addition to the regular prime time coverage anyone with access to NBC's family of networks is privy to, the AT&T-owned company has …

You’ll be able to watch ‘live segments of key winter Olympics moments’ in Snapchat

Snapchat has announced that users will be able to watch ‘live segments of key moments’ of the winter Olympics in South Korea from Saturday.<p>The firm says that it is aiming to complement rather than compete with TV coverage …<p>The <i>WSJ</i> reports that Snapchat has partnered with NBC.<p>Snap says NBC will …

Olympics: How fast do downhill skiers go? A guide to Lindsey Vonn's best event

Here's everything you need to know about the most exciting alpine discipline<p>Speed, speed and more speed. The downhill is one of the signature events …

Skiing

Winter Olympics 2018: What to Know and How to Watch

The XXIII Winter Olympics and kick off Friday, February 9 in Pyeongchang, South Korea and it’s looking like they’re going to present a packed schedule of history-making moments all the way until the closing ceremonies on Sunday, February 25.<p>These Olympics promise to be special for so many reasons. …

People at the Olympics are violently ill and vomiting, and officials are worried about a highly contagious outbreak

Officials at the Winter Olympics worried about dismal ticket sales and bitterly cold temperatures may have another problem on their hands: a stomach-churning norovirus outbreak.<p>On Thursday, officials in South Korea announced that the total number of confirmed cases of the virus was up to 128, …

Environmental Health

Chloe Kim's Snapchat & Instagram Are Must-Follows During The 2018 Winter Olympics

At 17, most of us were probably stressing out over a high school exam or trying not to wreck our parents' cars. But Chloe Kim? At 17, she's out in …

Social Media

Trickin’ and Waffles Episode 1: Wrecking Sleds and Japan Powder With the Vans LANDLINE. Crew

Trickin’ and Waffles Episode 1: Behind the Scenes with the Vans LANDLINE. Crew<p>Pick up a copy of SNOWBOARDER Magazine to see the original story in …

New 2019 Signature Snowboarding Product—SIA Tradeshow Exclusive

New 2019 Signature Snowboarding Product--SIA Tradeshow Exclusive<p>SIA was a bit of a blur with all of the new colorways, patterns, bases, boards, …

DC Transitors in Japan: Mega Gallery with Devun Walsh, Anto Chamberland, Torstein Horgmo, and More

Photos: Andy Wright<p>We knew it had been dumping in Hokkaido since November, but until you see it in person, it’s hard to explain. We’re definitely not …

Burton Announces Continued Partnership with Pro Snowboarder Kimmy Fasani

<b>Burlington, VT (February 6, 2018) –</b> Burton is proud to announce its continuing support of Kimmy Fasani as a key member of the Burton Global Team with …

Robin Van Gyn, Depth Perception—Full Part

Haven’t watched <i>Depth Perception</i> yet? Well now is your chance to watch some of the best clips in the whole movie. For your viewing pleasure, we …

Ravean Waterproof Heated Ski Gloves Hit Kickstarter

The team at Ravean has created a new pair of waterproof heated gloves which this month launched via Kickstarter and are capable of providing up to …

First Look at the 2018 Winter Olympic Snowboarding Slopestyle Course

Riders have arrived and are starting to post on social media <b>(click here for a list of U.S. slopestyle riders to follow throughout the Games)</b> and Ryan …

Redskins players buy game console for kid who can’t afford it

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 11: Keith Marshall<p>Washington Redskins running backs Keith Marshall and Rob Kelley may be on rookie salaries, but they put their …

Football (U.S.)

A $25 accessory fixes the biggest problem with the mini Super Nintendo

A new $25 accessory fixes the biggest problem with Nintendo's miniature Super Nintendo: It removes the wires!<p>The "SN30 2.4G Wireless Controller" from 8bitdo is a near-perfect re-creation of the original Super Nintendo gamepad, except it has no wires. That means no wires to trip over, no wires to …

Retrogaming

The Commodore 64 is another classic getting its own tiny retro console

Are the SNES and NES Classic not retro enough for you? Then have I good news for you: Someone is making a tiny retro Commodore 64, too.<p>The C64 Mini, as it’s called, will cost $70, and includes 64 licensed games and a single joystick controller. There is an HDMI output to connect to your TV, and two …

The SNES Classic looks so much cooler in Europe

SNES

Why a Video Game Called 'Cuphead' Is a Big Deal for Microsoft

It’s been years in the making, but the hotly anticipated video game <i>Cuphead</i> has finally been released.<p><i>Cuphead</i>, created by the independent publisher …

Cuphead

Ataribox: Ouya 2.0, evolved Steam Machine or something more?

Atari broke cover this week, revealing more about its planned console, dubbed Ataribox. Useful detail is thin on the ground, but we know that it's …

Computer Hardware