Raymond Scottwalker

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On Performance Enhancing Drugs and Cheating in Mixed Martial Arts

Link to Media<p>“I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.”—Sophocles<p>An opposition to cheating and the use of performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) is as uncontroversial a position as one can take within a sporting context.<p>It is not uncommon to hear athletes pay lip service to the …

Martial Arts

Why your online discussions about mastering are probably pointless

<i></i> <br>There’s a huge amount of discussion about mastering issues online these days – and most of it is <b>completely pointless</b>, in my not-so humble …

Music Production

Zelda Wii U's Open World Is as Big as the System Can Handle

We've had glimpses of just how big the world will be in the new Legend of Zelda game for Wii U. According to longtime series producer Eiji Aonuma, the world is as big as can be managed on the system.<p>"A huge, seamlessly unfolding world is something that can't be achieved if the hardware isn't …

Nintendo Wii

Game that sparked Twitter threat to Gabe Newell is back on Steam

<i>Paranautical Activity</i>, the game at the center of a blowup back in October when its creator threatened, over Twitter, to kill Valve boss Gabe Newell, has returned to Steam with a "Deluxe Atonement Edition."<p>Steam removed <i>Paranautical Activity</i> after Mike Maulbeck blew up over a listing error on Steam …

A game that lets you hack Jurassic Park

You, too, can be as cool as Lex from <i>Jurassic Park</i>, hacking into the park's weirdo 3D filesystem. <i>I Know This</i>, a global game jam game named after Lex's famous line (preceded, famously, by "It's a Unix system"), can be downloaded for free on the game's site.<p>It's basically an extended playable joke, …

Lost Lou Reed Interview: 'I Never Liked the Beatles'

Lou Reed recalled his vision for the Velvet Underground and his derision for that band's contemporaries in a recently rediscovered interview that PBS …

Rock & Roll

Flashback: David Bowie Scandalizes England With 'Starman'

It's difficult for people who didn't watch the original airing of David Bowie's appearance on <i>Top of the Pops</i> in the summer of 1972 to fully …

David Bowie

Xbox One Will Get Universal Apps, SDK In May

Big news for Xbox One owners! Microsoft’s universal apps framework which allows developers to write code once and run it on Windows anywhere are coming to the console, according to a report by The Verge.<p>This May, Microsoft plans to release a SDK for all developers to build apps for the console …

Apps

Neil Young’s pricey PonoPlayer no better than iPhone for music

Eccentric rocker Neil Young has never been swayed by the critics. He has always made the music he wanted.<p>But he may not be able to be so carefree, as some critics eviscerate his latest musical endeavor – a pricey, Kickstarter-funded digital music player aimed at rescuing music from the MP3 …

Neil Young