Chris Snyder

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Hands-on with Samsung Galaxy TabPro S

I’m noticing a lot of competition trying to out-Surface the Surface these days. Hey, I don’t mind! In the end, I’m the one who potentially benefits from this little tussle. If this industry-wide showdown can get me something that’s portable, runs like a PC, and has a pen that lets me draw and paint …

It's not so bad down here in the U-bend of happiness

A new study shows our life quality decreases until middle age, and only then begins to rise. Sounds about blooming right<p>Playground bullying, teenage angst, exam stress; heartbreak, graduate unemployment, quarter-life crisis; ticking biological clock, baby blues, marriage breakdown, midlife crisis… …

Happiness

New Destiny Patch Out Now, Adds Better Nightfall Rewards and More

Bungie has deployed a new Destiny hotfix, 2.0.1.2, which introduces the much-requested better Nightfall rewards and more. The patch arrived today at 10 AM PDT, and you can read the full changelog below.<p>Today's Destiny update also addresses Shadowshots, increases the number of Strange Coins awarded …

Gaming Deals: $350 Xbox One + Controller, $40 PS Plus, $20 God of War 3 PS4

Walmart is selling the Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Xbox One bundle with an extra controller for $354. Adding an extra $50 lets you instead get a 1 TB system with either Madden 16 or Halo: The Master Chief Collection.<p>Walmart also has an offer where you can get that same Gears of War system bundle …

Destiny's new quest unlocks its most mysterious weapon, the Sleeper Simulant

<i>Destiny</i> players can now unlock the Sleeper Simulant, a rare weapon whose "laser tears through enemies and ricochets once on hard surfaces," but whose location confounded users until today.<p>Players who completed "The First Firewall" quest yesterday will receive a new quest from the Gunsmith to …

A clinical psychologist explains why people are getting FOMO

The fear of missing out is an old—actually an ancient—fear, being triggered by the newest form of communication: social media.<p>Our survival as an individual within a tribe, and thus our survival as a species, once hinged on our being aware of threats both to ourselves and to the larger group.<p>To be …

6 Mental Habits That Will Wear You Down

Do you struggle with self-doubt and self-defeating habits?<p>Do you want to feel more confident about yourself and what you have to offer?<p>Do you focus …

'Game of Thrones' Star Maisie Williams Makes a Bold Statement About the Fate of Jon Snow

Do we finally have an answer?<p><b>Update, 10/3:</b> Just when we thought we had figured it out (<i>it</i> being the true fate of Jon Snow on <i>Game of Thrones</i>), Kit Harrington's costar, Maisie Williams, has tried to completely kill any last hope that his character might still be alive.<p>"I think you're in denial about …

Samsung's Gear S2 is its best-looking smartwatch yet

The impressive things with the Gear S2 don't end with its new design: Samsung's actually figured out a really smart interaction model for smartwatches that I'm shocked no one else has done yet. There's the touchscreen, yes, just like most other smartwatches, and the Gear S2 has a couple buttons on …

Smartwatches

10 reasons why you suck at playing guitar

<b>Want to know what makes great guitarists so great? It's that they know, secretly, that they suck. That's what motivates them to be the best - they</b> …