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‘Monopoly’ Is Catering To Dirty Players With A Special ‘Cheaters Edition’

Everyone knows a shameless board game cheat or two. In fact, some of us see it when we look in the mirror. <i>Monopoly</i> can bring out a lot of moral flexibility in a player and Hasbro understands the temptation. That’s why they’re making a special “Cheaters Edition” of the game. (No, not that …

Owe

This Is the Type of Thinking That Will Make You Mentally Strong (and It's Not Positive Thinking)

The good news is, you can train your brain to think differently.<p>There's a lot to be said for the power of positive thinking. Believing in yourself and looking on the bright side can help you get through some of life's toughest challenges.<p>But, being too optimistic is harmful. It can actually do more …

Self-help

Carl Sagan Quotes That Reveal His Thoughts on Religion

What the famous skeptic had to say about God<p>An astronomer, activist, and novelist, Carl Sagan didn't hesitate to share his views on the world, …

The best men's haircut for every face shape

We have a recommendation: instead of just saying "the same as last time" or "the usual," take into account your face shape for a brand-new hairstyle. Some styles look better or worse based on your face shape, and this infographic — based on the one our friends at Men's Hairstyles Today put together …

Hairstyling

Girl Thinks If You Regret Having Sex It Means You’ve Been Raped, Gets A Perfect Lesson On Consent

When it comes to discussing sensitive issues like rape and sexual consent, Twitter is often the most disastrous forum of them all. When a girl began …

The 7 Books Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says You Need To Lead Smarter

The well-read CEO recommends books that have informed his own thinking and that of his team at Microsoft in formulating the company’s turnaround.<p>If you spend time with Satya Nadella—as I did on several occasions this year while researching our new cover story on the dramatic impact he’s had on …

The Most Stylish Tech Accessories to Buy Right Now

Yes, even your phone can make a fashion statement.<p>Your phone, laptop, and endless tangles cords are already part of your everyday reality, so you may as well make sure they look good. (And maybe lose the tangles, while you're at it.) Lucky for you, there are some great tech accessories out there …

Dolce & Gabbana

PC Gaming Weekly: The RPG sales surge

I have role-playing games on my mind. This shouldn’t surprise anyone who knows me. In my 10-plus years covering videos games, I’ve been a champion of RPGs, regardless of their origins: <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i>, the story-heavy games from Japan, the systems-based games of North America and Europe, and the …

PC Gaming

12 Michael Jordan stories that prove he was the most competitive athlete of all-time

What made Michael Jordan so great? Was it his supreme athleticism? That probably had a lot to do with it, as did his finely tuned skill-set. But the biggest reason Jordan ended up as the greatest NBA player we have ever seen is his amazing competitive streak.<p>So on this Throwback Thursday, let’s …

There's a brand new Pokémon game, and it's built entirely within 'Minecraft' — take a look

"Minecraft" is an incredible game. It's basically virtual Legos, and you can play it with dozens of friends. And sometimes, friends who play "Minecraft" together become people who create something <i>magical</i> in "Minecraft" together.<p>Such is the case with "Pokémon Cobalt and Amethyst," a "60- to 80-hour" …

Pokémon

This guy tried to make the worst hip hop song ever and it accidentally turned out awesome

When Reddit user thetrue23 was approached by his friend to make the worst hip hop song ever for a movie, he gave it a valiant effort.<p>But it just …

Here's proof that 'Finding Dory' is better with a bunch of swearing

Chronicling Dory the blue tang's journey to discover her roots, <i>Finding Dory</i> is a delightful, earnest animated film perfect for both children and …

World record holder Usain Bolt sends warning to Justin Gatlin

Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has firmly dismissed suggestions he is consciously avoiding a showdown with American Justin Gatlin before …

Athletics

Here’s what dual-wielding will look like in Minecraft

Developer Mojang is working to improve your multitasking capabilities in Minecraft.<p>The block-building game may soon get dual-wielding, which means that players can hold something like a weapon in one hand and a torch in another. Developer Nathan Adams, who works on the PC version of Minecraft, said …

Mojang

6 Guides Every League Of Legends Player Needs - Page 3

Learn To CS Like A Challenger<p>Improving your creep score (or the number of A.I. minions you deal killing blows to) helps you earn gold faster and …

Danish 51-year-old breaks plank world record

When your coach tells you there are planks to be done, think about 51-year-old Tom Hoel, the Danish fitness instructor who, over the weekend, held …

These Guys Beat Skolas, 'House of Wolves'' Hardest Boss, In 40 Seconds

There’s nothing like videogames to put you in your place. No matter how good you are, how proud you are of your accomplishments, someone did it much, much better than you. You made it through Bloodborne, someone else did it without upgrading his character. You beat Destiny’s “Vault of Glass,” …

Gaming

Science careers: doomed at the outset

Has it become harder for graduate students to thrive, and are our best potential scientists giving up on academia?<p>Every generation naturally tends to assume that the next generation has it easier. There are the examples of immigrants who believe that their hard work and sacrifice have paved the way …