Steve Holland

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How a Free Grocery Store Is Cutting Food Waste—and Hunger

By Rina Diane<p>On a windy late afternoon, dozens of people have lined up in front of a 20-foot-long repurposed shipping container situated on a church …

Here's How Much One of Tesla's Amazing Solar Roofs Actually Costs

Tesla's price promises savings, but they won't come immediately.<p>The Tesla Solar Roof is here, and if company CEO Elon Musk has his way, there will be …

Power To The People: What’s Really Happening With Net Metering

The solar debate is heating up. Frederick Hewett distills some of the competing arguments central to a clean energy future.

No, we're not 'losing' young men to video games; stop blaming them for society's problems

On July 3, <i>The New York Times</i> published an article with the headline, "Why some men don't work: Video games have gotten really good." On Saturday, …

CD Projekt: An Incredible 'Game'plan

(<i>Editor's Note: CD Projekt trades on the Stuttgart</i> <i>bourse</i> <i>with much greater liquidity under symbol 7CD.</i>)<p>When one thinks of a video game publisher, …

The Witcher

Why I Don’t Have Any High Expectations For Grand Theft Auto 6

Grand Theft Auto is the series which I love the most and still, it is my most beloved video game franchise. Every gamer has a childhood game and mine …

Red Dead Redemption 2 Was Delayed Because Of Cross-Play

Red Dead Redemption 2 if not the most anticipated video game of last 5 years. RDR Showed how Rockstar games can create an engaging story with …

'Star Fox 2' on SNES Classic: 5 reasons this unreleased Super Nintendo game is so important

This September, the SNES Classic is bringing us the completed-but-never-released <i>Star Fox 2</i>. The fact that <i>Star Fox 2</i> is essentially a new SNES release …

How to Build a Chicken Coop

Inside the Making of 'BioShock' Series With Creator Ken Levine

In the five years between 2007's <i>BioShock</i> and <i>BioShock</i> <i>Infinite</i> the creator of the series, Ken Levine, became the ambassador for video games to …

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Living room: design ideas & pictures

When it comes to living room design, there are no set-in-stone rules. These spaces can be an expression of personality, character and style, whether …

These Pictures Show You Why You Should Have A Flap Fitting For Your Kitchen And Furniture

Science and engineering have been the cornerstone of all the progress that we have made in our short human history. Our constant desire to invest and …

How Psychonauts Came Back From The Dead

Double Fine’s founder and CEO, Tim Schafer, is a happy man. When we speak, the crowdfunding campaign for Psychonauts 2 has just ended, raising $3.8 …

Exclusive Video: In Its Early Days, Atari Was the Animal House of Silicon Valley

"That's so-and-so. He's a great engineer. He doesn't like to wear clothes."<p>In the late ’70s and early ’80s, Atari was riding high. Sometimes, literally.<p>After being sold to Warner Communications in 1976, the gaming company moved from owning the arcade to owning the living room with one of the first …

An Oral History of Live Aid: The Ones Who Made a Brighter Day, 30 Years Ago

<i>photo: Getty Images/Hulton Archive</i><p><i>This story is being featured as part of our “Yahoo Best Stories of 2015” series. It was originally published in</i> …

Paul Ford: What Is Code? | Bloomberg

Remember Netscape, the first huge commercial Web browser? In 1995, as Java was blooming, Netscape was resolving a problem. It displayed Web pages …

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The fall of THQ | Polygon

The games left behind<p>The market that disappeared<p>"We really made some questionable business deals. Near the end, we were still getting screwed for Nickelodeon games, which we hadn’t worked on in years. We still owed a ton of money."<p>Commitment issues<p>"[THQ] wasn’t resourced in a way to compete with …

Why We Miss Arcades Displayed In One Movie Supercut

by fabittar Tuesday, September 02, 2014 at 06:33 PM<p>Sweet video mashup. I miss the arcades, too.<p>by Rebekah Lang Tuesday, September 02, 2014 at 06:34 PM<p>…

The plan to reinvent Call of Duty