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China home prices rise most in nearly 2 years, big cities fuel bubble worries | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s home prices rose at their fastest clip in almost two years in February thanks to red-hot demand in big cities, but risks of overheating in some places combined with weak growth in smaller cities threaten to put more stress on an already slowing economy.<p>Buildings of a …

The Videogame That Finally Made Me Feel Like a Human Being

“No one wants to be a woman," cartoonist and noted misogynist Dave Sim once said in one of his many screeds on the inferiority of the female gender. …

LG G Flex kommt nach Deutschland, vorerst Vodafone-exklusiv

Das LG G Flex wird bald nach Deutschland kommen. LG verbaut im LG G Flex seine Kernkompetenzen, namentlich Akku und Display. Letzteres ist 6 Zoll …

Monitoring Unity Performance, Part I

Hello! My name is Sakari Pitkänen. I work as a developer on the Toolsmiths Team here at Unity. In this blogpost I will tell you about how we do …

Unity 4.2.2 brings iOS Game Controller support

Like most mobile games developers, we’ve been closely following what important additions and changes the recently released iOS 7 update has made. One …

Unite 2013 - Serious Games Showcase Talk

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What Games Are: The Unfulfilled Promise Of Videogames

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Tadhg Kelly is a veteran game designer and the creator of leading game design blog What Games Are. You can follow him on Twitter here.</i><p>There are few figures in the games industry more deserving of respect than Chris Crawford. He founded GDC, has designed numerous games and written many …

Agile Archives | Java Code Geeks - 2018

Johanna Rothman May 10th, 2018<p>Sometimes, teams have trouble releasing their work, showing the value of the work they’ve completed. There are many …

Does Money Really Affect Motivation? A Review of the Research

How much should people earn? Even if resources were unlimited, it would be difficult to stipulate your ideal salary. Intuitively, one would think that higher pay should produce better results, but scientific evidence indicates that the link between compensation, motivation and performance is much …

Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders?

There are three popular explanations for the clear under-representation of women in management, namely: (1) they are not capable; (2) they are not interested; (3) they are both interested and capable but unable to break the glass-ceiling: an invisible career barrier, based on prejudiced …

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Ubuntu-Gründer Mark Shuttleworth: Dieser Mann fordert Google und Apple heraus

Mark Shuttleworth war der erste Afrikaner im Weltraum und ist Gründer des Linux-Betriebssystems Ubuntu. Nun will er mit einem Smartphone neue Maßstäbe setzen.<p>Es war vergangenen Freitag, als der Exil-Südafrikaner Mark Shuttleworth die Liste seiner Rekorde um einen weiteren verlängerte: Mehr als 10,3 …

Marketingkatastrophe: 20 Verletzte bei LG G2-Event in Seoul

Mit einer fragwürdigen Marketingaktion startete LG das G2 in Seoul/Südkorea. Man beschloss, an Luftballons Gutscheine für das neue Smartphone in die Luft zu schicken. Dass es aber einige Leute geben würde, die natürlich den Ballon noch vor dem Abflug an sich reißen wollen, hatte man entweder …

NSA entlässt 90 Prozent ihrer Administratoren

Der US-Auslandsgeheimdienst National Security Agency (NSA) plant, 90 Prozent aller seiner Systemadministratoren zu entlassen. Dies ist ein einfacher …

Lord British heißt jetzt Lady British: Und auch sonst hat Ultima Forever nichts mehr mit dem Klassiker zu tun. "Mit dem Spielgefühl eines echten Ultima hat die Neuauflage ungefähr so viel zu tun wie die Gesamtausgabe von Der Herr der Ringe mit einem Hobbit-Comic auf der Rückseite einer Cornflakes-Packung", schreibt unser Spieleredakteur. (sha) Zum Artikel: http://glm.io/100890 (Screenshot: Golem.de)

“Crazy Rich Asians” brings the story of ridiculously wealthy Chinese to the silver screen

A mansion that’s kept hidden from GPS detectors, aunties that speak poor Mandarin but perfect “Vanessa Redgrave English”; dogs named Astor, Trump and Vanderbilt; house maids trained in the royal court of the Thai king; and a fashionista who advises “never ever wear green chiffon unless you want to …

John Carmack Joins Oculus as CTO

We have incredible news to share with the community: legendary game programmer John Carmack will be officially joining the Oculus team as our new …

Welcome to the Microconsole Generation

A talk I gave at Casual Connect 2013 exploring the future scenario that devices like OUYA and GamePop promise.

8 Things you should not be afraid of as a Developer

Change<p>In Software Development there is no such thing as stagnancy. Everything you develop now is just another version of a component that will …

Personalberatung: Das machen Nerds bei der Bewerbung falsch

Lebenslauf mit stilisiertem Strichmännchen-Gesicht: Bereiten sich Internet-Junkies schlechter vor?<p>(Foto: picture alliance/dpa)<p>Sie sind jung, …

Holt mich raus, ich sterbe!

Afghanistan Holt mich raus, ich sterbe!<p>Von<p>-Aktualisiert am 03.08.2013-14:11<p>Ein Deutscher wird in Kundus von Taliban angegriffen. Er ruft telefonisch …

Top five regrets of the dying

There was no mention of more sex or bungee jumps. A palliative nurse who has counselled the dying in their last days has revealed the most common regrets we have at the end of our lives. And among the top, from men in particular, is 'I wish I hadn't worked so hard'.<p>Bronnie Ware is an Australian …

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