Lando0

13 Added | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @Lando0 | Keep up with Lando0 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Lando0”

Sean Hannity

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

Physiology

CHIP is a $9 Raspberry Pi killer

The Raspberry Pi was definitely a game changer when it hit shelves at only $35. But CHIP is hoping to make the Pi look positively pricey by comparison. The Kickstarter campaign has already blown way past its $50,000 goal. In fact, at the time of this writing its approaching $500,000. Like the Pi, …

Raspberry Pi

Intel Compute Stick review: The little PC that almost could - CNET

The little PC that almost could<p><b>The Good</b> The Intel Compute Stick excels as a media streaming, Web-browsing machine, and it's a $150 PC that can fit into your pocket.<p><b>The Bad</b> The tablet-grade performance isn't suitable for heavy tasks, and spotty Bluetooth connectivity limit this PC's</b> …

Amazon Fire TV

Why The Witcher 3 is 25 or 200 hours long

Armed with insider knowledge that most players won't have, it still took <i>The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt</i>'s most experienced playtester 25 hours to complete developer CD Projekt Red's upcoming role-playing game — but that's not the whole story.<p>Fabian Mario Doehla, CD Projekt Red's studio communications …

Mortal Kombat X will punish online quitters by making their heads explode

Earlier today, Mortal Kombat developer NetherRealm Studios introduced the "Quitality," a new finishing move or sorts that will be reserved for players who rage quit in the middle of online matches. The punishment, as it were, is pretty straightforward: Bail on a match and your character's head will …

Magic Leap shows off augmented reality shooter that looks too good to be true

Secretive startup Magic Leap, which is developing "proprietary human computing interface technology" that it calls Cinematic Reality, released video of an augmented reality shooter today that the company says it's "playing around the office right now."<p>The video was released on YouTube today after …

Windows 10 will be a free upgrade even if you pirated Windows (update)

Microsoft is offering an olive branch to software pirates with Windows 10, extending its free upgrade promotion to any computer that qualifies — regardless of whether the user is running a genuine copy of Windows, reports Reuters.<p>"We are upgrading all qualified PCs, genuine and non-genuine, to …

Google Code is shutting down because everyone loves GitHub

Goodbye, Google Code. The technology giant has decided to close its project hosting and code collaboration site because, well, there are simply better alternatives on the web. Google says it launched the platform back in 2006 because it was unhappy with the "limited" options available to the open …

We engage with Sid Meier's Starships (correction)

This spring, one of the greatest computer game designers of all time will launch a spiritual successor to <i>Civilization: Beyond Earth</i>. Oddly enough, it plays very much like a lavish tabletop wargame.<p>Nearly every game begins life with a rough mockup called a prototype. Some take shape digitally and …

Brother's birthday present: A beatdown from a Counter-Strike pro player

Hiring a <i>Counter-Strike: Global Offensive</i> pro to whip your brother's ass on his birthday raises the bar for fraternal trolling. This is so much better than farting into a Nerf hoop basketball, sneaking up from behind and smashing it into his face.<p>Kyente, the victim, is a <i>CS: GO</i> streamer. His brother, …

Sleep Deprived? A Nap Can Undo The Damage To Your Health

A new study points to yet another benefit of stealing 30 minutes of shut-eye this afternoon.<p>Naps are incredible. For something so socially questionable–have you ever tried to snooze at the office?–the act of stealing 20 minutes of shut-eye during the day certainly packs a lot of benefits. Science …

Sleep

Blizzard's The Lost Vikings make a return in Heroes of the Storm

Three characters from Blizzard's retro co-op game <i>The Lost Vikings</i> are now playable in the company's multiplayer online battle arena release <i>Heroes of the Storm</i>, according to a new blog post.<p>The three <i>Lost Vikings</i>, Olaf, Baelog and Erik, work as a single unit and are categorized as being very …

Game Boy Advance