Justin Doyle

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American Sniper isn't the war movie America needs

<i>American Sniper</i> is a very calculated film, designed to elicit an emotional response in men like me. Men with families. White, middle-class men with wives. Men who feel guilty about not spending enough time with their kids.<p>I don't often go to movies so clearly designed to pander. I don't go to …

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'American Sniper:' What if both sides are missing Eastwood's point?

Let's start with this. "American Sniper" is a good movie. It's not a great movie -- compared to the epic humanity of "Boyhood" or the strategic subtleties of "Selma," it pales -- but it's still very strong, better than the curdled-into-store-bought blandness of several of the other awards-ready …

How Lizard Squad brought down both Sony and Microsoft, and how to help stop them

The secret sauce in Lizard Squad's malicious attack on Xbox Live and PlayStation Network over the Christmas holiday was accomplished using a network of hacked consumer-grade routers, reports Krebsonsecurity.com.<p>Calling the anonymous members of Lizard Squad a "group of young hoodlums," Krebs reports …

Study: Keyboards Are Influencing What You Name Your Baby

A psychology professor from the University of Chicago is doubling down on research that caused a great kerfuffle among linguists in 2012. In Daniel …

The Dark Facts You Didn't Know About Mother's Day

Mother’s Day hasn’t always been about flowers, handwritten cards and spending time with mom — it actually has a sordid past rife with conflict and …

The Best Trade in Every NHL Team's History

Eric Lindros leaves Quebec, Wayne Gretzky goes to Los Angeles, Buffalo acquires Dominik Hasek and Boston deals for Phil Esposito. Is there a way to compare these trades? Using a new system developed in my book, <i>Rob Vollman's</i> <i>Hockey Abstract</i>, we can find the best trades in every franchise's history …

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Taming the Wild West that is mobile free-to-play

A warning for F2P mobile game developers<p>Game developers have a responsibility to be fair and upfront with their players when dealing with the free-to-play business model, or they risk alienating their audience and losing customers, according to developers at some of the world's most successful …

Localytics overhauls its web and mobile apps analytics platform (exclusive)

Localytics is launching an overhaul of its analytics platform today so that it can offer more services that help developers monetize their web and mobile apps.<p>The service now gives developers, publishers and marketers tools for push messaging, A/B testing, and enhanced management. Boston-based …

3 Little Tips for Better Running Form

Relax, take short steps, and be sure to warm up before each run.<p><i>I am starting to train for a half-marathon, and the more I read about proper running technique, the more confused I get. Can you enlighten me as to proper running form? Thank you. —Jennifer</i><p>Hi, Jennifer. Great news about training for …

5 Websites Every Boston Bruins Fan Should Have Bookmarked

If you're a fan who craves constant availability of sports coverage, this is a great age in which to live.<p>Fans looking to quench their thirst for updates and analysis of their favorite teams can simply pull out their iPhones or log onto their computers or tablets any time of day to get their …