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Trump: Hurricane Harvey recovery response 'a wonderful thing'

WASHINGTON — President Trump said the recovery from Hurricane Harvey would be "hopefully a quick process" during a trip to Texas and Louisiana on Saturday to tour massive damage caused by the Gulf Coast storm.<p>Trump and his wife, Melania, mingled with victims in the Houston area as they visited the …

Stunning GTA 5 Redux mod delayed after creator hacked

Here's the bad news: GTA 5 Redux, one of GTA 5's most eye-catching mods, has been delayed.<p>Here's the good news: GTA 5 Redux still looks stunning and …

Dead Space Dev's Star Wars Game Going in "Groundbreaking Directions," EA Boss Says

With E3 2016 right around the corner, Electronic Arts has now let fans know where the company is at with its upcoming Star Wars games.<p>"Let's get right to the point: we have awesome projects underway at both Motive and Visceral, and we are looking for some more amazing people to join our teams," …

Thrawn's Revenge 2 brings a deep Star Wars campaign to Sins of a Solar Empire

After being rudely thrown down a giant hole, the Emperor is dead. The Imperial Remnant must fight the rising New Republic and renegade Imperial …

7 Ways To Train Your Brain To Be Happy

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com</b><p>Neil Pasricha is on a crusade, and his goal is to help people get happy. He has firsthand experience with the working world’s disconsolate little secret—having spent years helping people lead teams, businesses, and organizations, he realized hardly anyone …

January 2016

How to tell if other people think you’re hot, according to science

One of the most pressing and mysterious questions for humans, the self-centered beings that we are, is what other people think about us. We expend a huge amount of time and mental energy wondering if our date finds us attractive, or if our co-workers noticed that stupid thing we said in the meeting …

Psychology

The Division: Raid Details Coming Early Next Week

Ubisoft teases that details on the first raid planned for <i>Tom Clancy’s The Division</i> will come in a Twitch livestream presentation to take place this …

Gaming

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These Are the 4 Skills You Need to Master to Be Happy

According to the latest science, you can learn to be happy, just like you can learn to play an instrument.<p>We generally think of happiness as either a matter of chance or circumstance. Some people are born with happy brains--they just naturally seem to see everything in a cheerful light. Others are …

Happiness

6 Things You Should Check Before Buying a Used Car

<b>By Allison Martin</b><br>Thinking about retiring your current wheels? If so, it might be wise to skip a brand-new model and instead purchase a new-to-you …

How to safely jump-start your car

What is the right way to jump-start your car? Before we go into the details, we must give you the safety lecture because batteries can have the explosive potential of three sticks of dynamite!<p>Wear eye protection whenever you work around a battery. And follow the sequence for connecting and …

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Here's What's Changing For The Division's Second Beta

Patch notes for Ubisoft’s open beta for the company’s early-March shooter <i>The Division</i> have some good news for those who tried the game’s recent …

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GeekWire Picks: Add 2TB to Xbox One with Seagate Game Drive

The Seagate Game Drive for Xbox is the easiest way to add 2TB of storage space to your Xbox One or Xbox 360. The Seagate Game Drive for Xbox is the …

Seagate Technology

How to use Android to save on auto repair - Android customization

Your Android device may not be able to fix your car, but you can certainly use it to help narrow down automotive electrical problems and possibly save some money on auto repair and prevent multiple trips to the DEQ. This Android customization project takes us outside, to your car, to tackle a task …

Android News

Suddenly An All-In-One Gaming PC Doesn't Seem Like Such A Bad Idea

I’ve never been keen on the idea of abandoning my tower case for a system with all the gaming guts piggy-backing a monitor, but when the monitor in …

4K Ultra HD

This Xbox One "Super Charger" Fully Charges Your Controller in Under a Minute

Gaming peripheral company PDP has announced a new Xbox One charger--the "Super Charger"--that it says will fully charge the pad in under 60 seconds. According to the announcement on IGN, this should provide 10-12 hours of gameplay and represents a first in the video game space.<p>The fact that the …

See how Kobe Bryant, Mark Hamill, and more have aged in 2 decades of video games

Visual fidelity in gaming has come a long way. And while we might feel like pixelated two-dimensional games are ancient history, some celebrities have had careers in games that show just how far we’ve come.<p>With the new year causing us to look back, I wanted to do some quick comparisons to see how …

Mark Hamill

Microsoft Sorry For Broken Halo Games, Giving Away Free Stuff

In an effort to make good on the troubled launch of the Xbox One's <i>Halo: The Master Chief Collection</i>, Microsoft announced today that they're giving …

Freebies

The craziest and most interesting questions Apple asks during job interviews

Working at Apple is incredibly fast-paced and challenging, and if you happen to be an engineer or designer at Apple, this dynamic is undoubtedly …

'Spectre,' 'The Peanuts Movie' look to extend box-office winning streak

They are both well over 60 years old, but James Bond and Charlie Brown haven't aged a bit when it comes to demonstrating their staying power, taking the top spots at the domestic box office on Friday with an eye toward extending their winning streak in their second weekend in theaters.<p>"Spectre" and …

Box Office

The General Lee Jumped its Very First Jump On This Day in 1978

"Straightenin' the curves. Flattenin' the hills. Someday the mountain might get 'em, but the law never will."<p>If you're a fan of automotive shenanigans, 1980s television, Waylon Jennings songs, and 1969 Dodge Chargers, today is an important day.<p>According to The History Channel, on this day in 1978 a …

What I learned from “the happiest man in the world”

“I’m so bad at meditating,” is a sentence I’ve uttered countless times—until Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard called me out on it last week.<p>Ricard, the …

14 things successful people do before breakfast

Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively embrace this philosophy. They must set aside their first hours of the day to invest in their top-priority activities before other people's priorities come rushing in.<p>Science supports this strategy. Vanderkam …

7 Highly Effective Ways to Overcome Fear

Margee Kerr is a sociologist and professor specializing in the science of fears. Here's what she can tell you about overcoming yours.<p>Show me an entrepreneur, and I'll show you someone who loves a mountain-climbing metaphor.<p>That's because starting a business is a frightening, uphill, often solitary …

Self-improvement

Destiny exotic weapon No Time to Explain now available with new quest line

Much like the Sleeper Simulant before it, a new exotic weapon called No Time to Explain has appeared in <i>Destiny</i> today for followers of an esoteric, hidden questline. Players have been slowly uncovering the pulse rifle since <i>The Taken King</i>'s launch by finding hidden Ghost Shells throughout the Daily …

Paradoxes

Star Wars Battlefront Beta Available Now

<b>[UPDATE]</b> The beta is now live across all three platforms. Download it now through the links here: Xbox One, PS4, PC.<p><i>The original story is below.</i><p>The day has arrived. Beginning today, October 8, DICE is letting everyone play its upcoming sci-fi shooter Star Wars Battlefront by way of an open beta …

The Very Sudden Arrival of Hurricane Joaquin

Just a few days ago, the East Coast was in for some rain. Now, there may be a serious storm.<p>Although science may be capable of proving humanity’s disdain for Mondays, this past Monday wasn’t so bad. The world found out there is water on Mars. Many of us had just enjoyed a supermoon-cum-lunar …

GeForce Now puts PC games on your NVIDIA device for $8 per month

NVIDIA's GRID service wasn't the be-all, end-all of its cloud gaming ambitions... if anything, the company was just getting started. The crew in Santa Clara has unveiled GeForce Now, an $8 per month subscription service that streams PC games to all of NVIDIA's Shield devices, ranging from the …

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