Dennis Johnson

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The inglorious nihilism of Grand Theft Auto V

<i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> (2013) is a confidence trick; Rockstar is a fraud. They tell people to distrust capitalism and suspect politics—the entire world, …

The Warcraft movie trailer remade in WoW is the truest adaptation of game to film

Video game movies have long been critiqued for not being faithful to their source material, but it looks like someone has finally gotten it right - …

Storm chaser captures Mother Nature at her scariest in 'Tornado Alley'

How To Dress For A Job Interview - A Man's Guide

Knowing how to dress for a job interview is the final hurdle. You’ve already survived CV scrutiny and moved on to impress the HR panel – via a …

Lost and Beat Up: Kanye West, Depression, You, and Me

Kanye West's simultaneous dedication to being relatable yet unknowable is what makes Kanye such a challenging and compelling artist.<p><i>Photo by Getty Images</i><p>I rarely get surprised when I listen to pop music, but I was genuinely taken aback when Kanye West rapped about being crazy when he’s “off his …

Macklemore’s ‘White Privilege II’ is all politics, no art

The Seattle-based hip-hop duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have long had a sharp ear for progressive politics — sharper, it might be said, than their actual musical instincts. And last week, their work may have reached its apotheosis in the release of “White Privilege II.” It’s a song intended to …

33 Of The Best TV Shows To Binge-Watch

As told by the people at home.

This Amazing, Obsessive Mario 64 Theory Has Set Tumblr on Fire With Infinite Parallel Worlds

Even if you don’t care about video games or the online “speedrun” culture that’s dedicated to finding glitches to beat them in faster and more …

VSCO isn't playing Instagram's game, but it’s still thriving

But unless you're one of the 30 million monthly users of the free app, you may not know that the company behind VSCO, the Oakland, California-based Visual Supply Company, has been quietly building its own photo sharing network for the last couple of years. It's called Grid, and activity on the …

This suspected supernova is 570 billion times as bright as our sun

A small, bright object that first flared up in June could be the brightest, most powerful supernova ever spotted by astronomers. If it is indeed a supernova, the object ASASSN-15lh pushes the upper limits of what scientists thought exploding stars were capable of. And if it's not a supercharged …

Photoshop Master Seamlessly Combines Two Celebrities into One Famous Face

Hollywood has some of the world's most unmistakable faces. Thanks to their famous faces plastered on everything from magazine covers and movie posters to tabloid features, it's easily noticeable that there's something slightly off about these celebrity portraits by artist Gesichtermix. In fact, …

Robert Berman Gallery Takes Us Back in Time to Recreate a Legendary Art Party!

Take a step back in time to 1963... ROBERT BERMAN GALLERY recreates a legendary art event...the long awaited retrospective of the conceptual artist Marcel Duchamp captured by famed photographer Julian Wasser. After a successful show at the San Francisco location of the ROBERT BERMAN Gallery, …

Father-to-Be Photographs the Intimate Realities of Pregnancy and Home Birth

Brasília-based photographer Gustavo Gomes’s girlfriend Priscila went into labor late on a Sunday night, and about twenty hours later, he became a …

Moscow City Looked Like A Fairytale During Orthodox Christmas

Moscow city is the capital and the largest city in Russia; not only known as the capital of the land of the birch, Moscow stands at the crossroads …

Looking to the future in his last State of the Union, Obama rekindles a familiar refrain: Hope

President Obama launched his final year in office with a valedictory State of the Union address Tuesday night that painted a portrait of a prosperous and secure America but warned of peril ahead if the country can't break the political logjam in Washington.<p>His final rendition of the annual speech …

Enchanting Photos of Autumnal Forests by a Wandering Photographer

There is nothing quite like a long walk through the woods to clear the mind, particularly in the crisp autumn air when the leaves have transformed into vibrant variations of red and orange. Thankfully, photographer Janek Sedlr captures the profound beauty of the forest in its most stunning state. …

Star Wars Battlefront Beta File Size, Level Cap, Pre-Load Details Revealed

Electronic Arts has announced more details about the upcoming multiplayer beta for DICE's much-anticipated shooter, Star Wars Battlefront, including the beta's file size, level cap, and pre-loading.<p>First, the Battlefront beta will be about 7 GB on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One; the PC edition, …

Epic Games' new shooter is virtual reality's killer gaming app

"Everybody wants to be Neo." That's how Nick Whiting, lead programmer at Epic Games, describes the main thrust behind <i>Bullet Train</i>, the developer's recently announced virtual reality shooter for the Oculus Rift. What Whiting's referring to, of course, is "bullet time" -- that slow-motion technique …

Virtual Reality

The NFL Is Making Its Own Video Game Show

The NFL on Friday announced a partnership with EA Sports to develop a new video series that will air every week on digital platforms. The show is called <i>EA Sports Madden NFL Live</i>, and it will air on a weekly basis through NFL.com and Twitch (yes, the NFL has its own Twitch account) every Friday at …

Guy Stands His Ground Against a Charging Elephant, Keeps Taking Pictures

Here’s a crazy 50-second video showing an encounter one tourist photographer had with a wild elephant in Thailand. After finding and observing a …

Thailand

The Specs That Matter Most About AMD's Radeon Fury Video Cards And Fiji GPU Core

When it comes to the eternal struggle that is AMD versus Nvidia, I’ve been preaching one constant message: AMD needs to elevate their game and compete on power efficiency and thermals. The Radeon 295×2 was a step in that direction, demonstrating that the company could deliver an enthusiast-class …

Living Rooms

These Are The Best Fitness Trackers | Inc.com

If you're looking for the best way to track your activity and exercise, the $150 Fitbit Charge HR is the fitness tracker we'd recommend for most people. According to our tests--which included 60 hours of research and 10 days of real-world testing--the Charge HR is more accurate at counting steps …

Wearable Tech

Bungie Needs To Do Something About 'Destiny's' Thorn

If you’ve played the Trials of Osiris, The Iron Banner or even just the regular crucible, you’ve met Thorn. Destiny’s over-powered revolver is considered by many the best PvP gun in the game, and anyone without one ends up seeing them everywhere. You know instantly when you come across it, because …

How To Create a Recoverable Workspace in Mac OS X For Safe Photo Editing

Many photographers unfortunately know the horror of editing a photograph and accidentally saving over the original copy all too well. While Lightroom …

My New Thoughts on Google Photos After Digging Around for a Week

Last week when Google Photos launched, I quickly tested it out and then wrote a post with my immediate initial reaction to the service. Much of my …

Mobile Photography

Mass Effect 4: Details Allegedly Leaked via Online Survey

A possible payload of Mass Effect 4 details has emerged online, offering some suggestions on the game's key features and premise.<p>The new details first appeared on Reddit, purportedly taken from an online survey that was shown to a fan of the series. Many fans have attempted to prove that the survey …

'Deus Ex: Mankind Divided' Hopefully Signals The End Of The Remaster Era [Update: New Trailer]

Yesterday, through an awkward combination of a leak and a Game Informer cover reveal, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided was announced. It’s a new-gen only sequel to 2011’s Deus Ex: Human Revolution, the surprise resurrection of the Deus Ex franchise that introduced us to a new hero in the series, Adam …

Tomb Raider

Busted! 7 Myths About High Dynamic Range Photography

High Dynamic Range photography gets a lot of hate on the internet, particularly from other photographers. In this article, we're going to bust the …

Build A Compact 1080p Gaming PC For $400 (Benchmarks Included)

<b>[UPDATE: This has proven to be a popular build, but what if you want to stretch your budget to $800? Check out this newer mini-ITX, 1440p gaming build!]</b><p>There’s a widespread misconception floating around that says building a decent gaming PC is an expensive endeavor. But what if you could assemble …

Computer Hardware