Hans Wijaya

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Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm is a game for losers (like me)

My name is Ben Kuchera, and I'm godawful at <i>Heroes of the Storm</i>, Blizzard's free-to-play MOBA<p>I own my personal failings in the game. My win-loss record is pretty clear: I'm a loser. Luckily for me, it's a game <i>designed</i> for losers, or at least it takes a bit of the sting out of losing.<p>Blizzard has …

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> …

Can We Build a Gaming PC on a Console Budget?

There's no debating that a souped-up gaming PC will outperform an Xbox One or PlayStation 4 any day of the week, but it'll also cost you a lot more at checkout. However, what about a gaming PC that isn't top of the line, say, one that was built for $550?<p>This is the question we put to the test: …

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EA launches Origin Spring Sale with Titanfall already at 20% off

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Dealzon.</i><p>Just this Thursday morning, EA launched their Origin Spring Sale entitled “Gigabytes of Deals Sale“. Dozens of PC game franchises have been slashed up to 50% off. The sale will run for only a week, ending Wednesday, April 23rd at 11:59pm Pacific.<p>One of the …

Fitbit Force review

I’ve come to a sobering conclusion about myself: I’m not a very active person. Despite maintaining a gym membership and only the best intentions, I still prefer to read, watch TV, and play games. This is precisely why I’ve never invested in a fitness-tracking gadget — if I’m not moving that much, …

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Nissan's new GT-R boss says next car will go for more volume

Since its introduction in 2008, the Nissan GT-R has seen a steady increase of power and price almost every year, but the big news for the next-gen supercar might be an increase in production. <i>Automotive News</i> recently spoke with newly appointed GT-R chief engineer Kinishi Tanuma who said Nissan needs …

'The Evil Within' Looks Wonderfully Terrifying

<i>Be afraid. Be very afraid.</i><p>I’m ready for a true horror-survival game, and <i>The Evil Within</i> looks like it might just deliver—if recent gameplay from the Tokyo Game Show is any indication.<p>Certainly the talent is there. Shinji Mikami, the creator of the long-running <i>Resident Evil</i> franchise, is at the helm …

Nuclear options: Microsoft was testing Surface Phone while Nokia experimented with Android

Things might have turned out very differently<p><i>An example of what a Surface Phone might have looked like. Image credit: Jonas Daehnert (deviantART)</i><p>Microsoft and Nokia need each other more than you'd expect. While Nokia was testing Android in a variety of different ways, Microsoft was busy …

The Nokia 515 makes a good case for keeping the feature phone alive

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Nokia<p>Global smartphones sales may have eclipsed feature phone sales, but that means billions of people are still using …

Samsung Teases BBM For Android As BlackBerry Further Telegraphs Its BBM Platform Play

Samsung is using the upcoming launch of BBM for Android (still just “coming soon”) to promote its Galaxy devices, Samsung App Store and Messaging Hub in a new release targeting the African market. BlackBerry is in on the push, with the two entering into an agreement to jointly market the service to …

New GT-R Special Edition brings back a classic color

Godzilla gets a new shade of paint from history past.<p>With the announcement that the new GT-R Special Edition would be sold with a Midnight Opal paint scheme, I need to set the record straight for anyone who doesn't know the importance of purple paint on a GT-R. This new 2014 Special Edition GT-R is …

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With The ASUS G750JX, Is The Hunt For The Perfect Gaming Laptop Finally Over?

There is one common, unfortunate theme when it comes to laptops — something I’ve dubbed “almost perfect” syndrome. Whether it’s genius design marred by a sub-par display or a powerful desktop replacement dragged down by unappealing aesthetics, that one niggling problem consistently rears its ugly …

2015 Honda Fit First Drive

...and 'Big Change'<p>They say, “When you’re on a good thing, stick to it.” Honda has followed that formula since launching the first Fit back in 2001. And why not? It’s worked wonders for the automaker so far, even if Honda of America took three years to wake up to the car’s potential and launch it …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

Why Steve Ballmer Is Reorganizing Microsoft

Steve Ballmer is reportedly going to announce his plans for a massive reorganization of Microsoft's corporate structure on Thursday.<p>This reorg will shape the remaining years of Ballmer's tenure as CEO.<p>In the past, he's told executives at Microsoft he plans to stay on as chief until his youngest …

Crunching The Numbers: Can Dual $269 Nvidia GTX 760s Outperform A $999 Titan?

As NVIDIA’s trio of graphics card launches winds down with the mainstream-level GTX 760, and only sporadic rumors of AMD’s new Radeon 8000 series launching in October, we have a few months to evaluate the best and most cost-efficient upgrade options. You may be tempted by NVIDIA’s GTX 780, which …