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For Sony, Destiny is the first-party PlayStation 4 game it needs this Christmas

Sony is treating Bungie's first-person shooter as a first-party PlayStation game, despite it also being available on Xbox.Sony has partnered with …

21 Stunning Photos Taken By A 15-Year-Old Instagram Photographer

The 15-year-old (yep, born in 1998) first picked up a camera at age 7, taking photos of random things around his house. He didn't have any technical skill, of course, but by trial and error he would figure out what worked and what didn't based on the outcome of his snapping.<p>A few years later, his …

Mobile Photography

Five talking points from the weekend's Destiny beta

Could Destiny be the first MMO to really work on console?<p>There's been an odd reticence since Destiny's reveal to pin down what exactly it is, or to …

Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty! review

A ground-up remake of Abe's Oddysee, this strange game has lost none of its ornery charm or righteous anger.<p>HD remakes - even sumptuous all-new-asset …

Four-winged dinosaur is 'biggest ever'

<b>A new four-winged dinosaur has been discovered, with exceptionally long feathers on its tail and "hindwings".</b><p><i>Changyuraptor yangi</i> was a gliding predator which lived in the Cretaceous period in what is now Liaoning, China.<p>Its remarkable tail feathers - measuring up to 30cm - are the longest in any …

Dinosaurs

Face-Off: Sniper Elite 3

<b>Update 11/7/14 13:04.</b> We've been talking with Rebellion today and have made a couple of changes to this article. Specifically, tessellation is …

This Woman Had Her Face Photoshopped In Over 25 Countries To Examine Global Beauty Standards

Through her work, Esther Honig hopes to discover if a global beauty standard actually exists.<p>Esther Honig, a freelance journalist based out of Kansas City, sent an unaltered photograph of herself to more than 40 Photoshop aficionados around the world. "Make me beautiful," she said, hoping to bring …

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

Learning

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Digital Advertising

Bali's glass-bottomed hotel room

Set over a freshwater shrimp pond, Udang House (also known as the Shrimp House) at the Bambu Inda Hotel features a bedroom with glass floor panels that reveal a panorama of underwater activity. The rustic-looking suite, made from teak wood, aims to create a “fishing village experience”, kitted out …

Key Largo

Best new whiskies from around the world

If you think Scotland is the only dram to give your dad on Father's Day, think again, says Jake Wallis Simons<p>The world of whisky is rarely fast-moving. In fact, it is usually slow-moving.<p>But this year, a brace of new whiskies have taken centre stage, pinching several high-profile awards.<p>These …

Sweden

How to add all the World Cup matches to your calendar in 15 seconds

The World Cup is upon us. There are so many games during the group play portion of the global tournament that it’s hard to keep up with them all.<p>So, some good soccer samaritans on Reddit have created calendars that you can easily import into your own scheduling apparatus.<p>There are good options …

Google Calendar

From Utah Beach to Kabul: How Army gear changed since D-Day

The basics are the same: A uniform, a helmet, boots, a rucksack, and a rifle. But that's about the only similarities between what a D-Day soldier and one in Afghanistan took into combat.<p>At a distance, the two soldiers look pretty much the same. But up close, the parallels fall away as what was new …

Apple's new Lightning spec allows for smarter, better-sounding headphones

When Apple first unveiled its Lightning connector, there was a debate about whether or not it was needed at all: what can this proprietary tech do that standard micro-USB can't? Well, it looks like we're going to find out soon. Sources for <i>9to5 Mac</i> understand that Apple has published a new …

My Next Experiment: Gain 10 pounds of muscle, drop to 10% body fat

I’ve posted two updates about this experiment! The amazing connection between food and productivity and 5 simple ways I gained 15 pounds of</b> …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Apple vs. Google: It's War, and Thank Goodness

Let's face it: the tech world has been spoiling for a good, clean fight for years.<p>Competition energizes us; it squeezes out our best performances, …