Edward Hernandez

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What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Happiness

5 Stocks Under $5 With Gigantic Potential Upside

While for the most part Wall Street tends to keep away from stocks priced in the single digits, sometimes the best opportunities, for aggressive …

The 21 Best Android Apps You Should Download Right Now

Whether you're a smartphone novice or a master of custom ROMs, these are the apps that every Android user needs to check out.<p>Whether you're a smartphone novice or a master of custom ROMs, these are the apps that every Android user needs to check out.

Apps

After Earth Falls, Will Interstellar Space Travel Be Our Salvation?

It may be just a matter of time before the Earth becomes uninhabitable. As astrophysicists <i>and</i> avid science fiction fans, we naturally find the …

Space Travel

Why Smartwatch Battery Life Matters

Every day I wake up, wander over to my desk and unplug my phone from the wall. I’ll be lucky if it makes it through the day without needing an additional charge. The same thing happens with smartwatches: you wake up, unplug it, and wrap it around a wrist and you’ll be lucky to get to 8 pm without …

Microsoft: PC gaming is very important to Windows 10 and the company's success

The biggest obstacle Windows 10 faces as a gaming platform is Microsoft's spotty history.<p>Gamers, especially longtime PC gamers, know what it's like to have Microsoft promise big on PC gaming then simply never deliver, or stop trying.<p>The history of Windows operating system roll-outs is a trail of …

Velocity 2X is as brutal as you want it to be

<i>Velocity 2X</i> can be a challenging shoot-em-up/platformer hybrid, or a madness-inducing score chase, depending on how you want to play it.<p>If you just want to play through the title and enjoy its brisk pace, clever teleportation mechanics and rewarding, fluid locomotion — go for it! And good for you, …

SourceLair Blog

It's been a long time since we gave a fresh update for Node.js on SourceLair, so today we got a bunch of those for you as a gift for the new …

JavaScript

Get a 7-minute preview of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's multiplayer

<i>Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare</i> is bringing a few twists to the franchise's multiplayer formula, perhaps the most obvious of which is the futuristic exoskeleton that gives players the ability to dash, double-jump and power stomp their enemies. But that's just one aspect of how developer Sledgehammer …

'Guardians of the Galaxy' continues to close Marvel's Gauntlet around 'Avengers 3'

<i>Warning: This post contains spoilers for literally damned near everything Marvel.</i><p>A McGuffin is an object that conveniently gives characters in a story motivation. It powers the plot. In Avatar it was "unobtanium," a name that seems to make fun of itself. Indiana Jones had the Ark of the Covenant, …