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15 best Android games of 2017

Gaming on mobile has been improving at a far greater rate than any technology that came before it. Android games seems to hit new heights every year. With the release of Android Nougat and Vulkan API, it only stands to get better and better over time. It won’t be long before mobile sees some even …

Rail shooter Blue Estate will use DualShock gyroscope controls, creator says

Blue Estate, the dark, violently comedic, noir-style graphic novel, will be adapted into an on-rails shooter headed to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One sometime soon. The book's creator says the PS4 version will make use of the DualShock 4's gyroscope functions.<p>"It takes only seconds to get used to …

The Top 8 psychedelic drug scenes in video games

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>Once in a while, something truly crazy makes its way into a video game. More often than not, it provides a unique experience, but sometimes — on very rare …

The Science Behind Why Bacon Smells So Good

Bacon. It's the all-American breakfast staple. A simple food, but one that's enjoyed by people across the world. Its versatility is undeniable. It can be used in desserts, in traditional breakfast foods and even in quinoa. We could eat it for every single meal (and we"ve tried). The smell of bacon …

10 quick and easy recipes for healthy snacks

When a snack-attack strikes on a busy day, hitting the vending machine seems like a no-brainer. But with barely any effort, you can make your own healthy snacks and give yourself something much more delicious to look forward to. These 10 easy recipes for sweet and savory snacks are packed with …

Salty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

24 Servings<p>Finishing your chocolate chunk cookies cookies with a flaky salt like Maldon brings out the chocolate flavor and tempers the sweetness, creating the ultimate sweet and salty snack. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups …

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Caramel Frosting Recipe - 3 Ingredient CHEATS Recipe by Cupcake Addiction

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Classcraft makes the classroom a giant role-playing game — with freemium pricing

Shawn Young has a class full of warriors, mages, and healers. Warriors get to eat in class, mages can teleport out of a lecture, and healers can ask if an exam answer is correct.<p>But this isn’t some <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i>-style fantasy. This is education as it’s happening for over 7,000 kids in more than …

BattleCry | Polygon E3 2014

Read these too!<p>Xbox at E3 2014: All the news collected just for you<p>Ubisoft at E3 2014: Everything we know, collected in one stream<p>PlayStation at E3 2014: All the news, videos and reveals<p>Bethesda Softworks and developer BattleCry Studios attempt to answer that thought exercise with <i>BattleCry</i>, a …

Imagine Valve's greatest characters in a Smash Bros.-style game

Calm down. This is not real. But it is a nicely done video that imagines a <i>Super Smash Bros. Melee</i>-type game with a roster full of fan favorites from Valve's stable of characters.<p>The casts of <i>Left 4 Dead</i> and <i>Left 4 Dead 2</i> and <i>Team Fortress 2</i> join Chell, Gordon Freeman and all the rest in this mash-up. …

Beef Ribs Make a Comeback

Have you ever experienced the "brontosaurus" rib at Mighty Quinn's in Manhattan? How about the 8-inch-long beef plate ribs at La Barbecue Cuisine Texicana in Austin? I hope so -- you should.<p>After decades of playing backup to the omnipresent, uber-popular pork baby back and sparerib, the beef rib …

ChocoChicken Threatens to Unleash Molten Chocolate Meatballs

In Los Angeles, Umami Burger's new <b>ChocoChicken</b> concept doesn't stop at chocolate-battered fried chicken and white chocolate mashed potatoes: Behold the "<b>Molten Meatballs</b>," aka chicken meatballs stuffed with "molten" chocolate. They're not "officially" on the menu yet, but if they make the final cut …

Five Changes Nintendo Needs to Make to Pokemon

1 of 5<p><i>[Make It So takes a look at our favorite games and suggests additions, subtractions, and areas to improve upon for the sequel or next entry in</i> …

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76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

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The 10 Entertaining Recipes You Loved Most This Month

We always look to our friends when we’re not sure what to cook, and that goes especially for dinner parties. Menu-planning in packs makes us feel safe, thorough, supported.<p>That’s exactly why, once a month, we’ll be looking to you for advice: These are the ten recipes you loved most this month that …

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11 Simple Tricks That Will Make You Happier And More Productive

You can change your life in 10 minutes — if you take that time to learn a life-changing technique.<p>In a Quora thread, users answered the question, "What can I learn right now in just 10 minutes that could be useful for the rest of my life?"<p>Here are a few of our favorite takeaways that will save you …