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Horizon Zero Dawn sales top 2.6M units in under two weeks

Guerrilla’s best launch ever<p><i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment sold more than 2.6 million copies of the game within its first two weeks of release, the company announced today.<p>That represents worldwide sales of both retail and digital copies. Sony released the critically …

EU calls for a softer approach to Uber and Airbnb

European Commission says bans on sharing economy services should be seen as a 'last resort,' in guidelines aimed at harmonizing regulation<p>The European Union is warning member states against banning services like Uber and Airbnb, under guidelines aimed at harmonizing regulation of the so-called …

European Union

Top 51 Happiness Quotes From Dr. Seuss

Theodor Seuss Geisel <i>( Born on March 2, 1904, Died on September 24, 1991 )</i> was a cartoonist, book publisher, animator, artist, and a writer.<p>His most …

Your Resume Is Never Enough to Get the Job You Really Want

If you haven't started a business yet and there's a job you really want, relying on a resume is little better than wishing and hoping.<p>Maybe you haven't started a business yet. Maybe you're a serial entrepreneur in between startups. Or maybe you're trying to gain additional skills while you launch …

Employment

8 Habits of Happy, Healthy, and Successful People

Simple behaviors that are committed to over time can yield enormous results.<p>According to Harvard psychologist Shawn Achor, happiness and success cannot be pursued directly. Instead, these things are organic byproducts of quality habits and vision. As Aristotle put it, "To be excellent we cannot …

Self-improvement

7 Reasons to Play Computer Games

Be honest, you want to be smarter. There’s nothing wrong with that. Studies consistently demonstrate that intelligence is among the most desirable …

The Brain

“I did so many bad things with my genitals”: Blink-182’s Travis Barker opens up on sex, drugs, plane crashes and Christianity

A pill addiction. A horrific plane crash. The nickname “Dumpster Dick.” The rock star tells Salon what has changed<p>Travis Barker is probably the most famous — or at least, the most recognizable — drummer on the planet. He joined Blink-182 in 1998, and as the band found mainstream success with its …

Pop Punk

Even Adobe wants everyone to quit using Flash

As of today, Flash Professional CC, which enjoyed almost two decades as the de facto king of making animations for the web, will be known as Animate Professional CC, according to an Adobe blog entry.<p>Adobe is keeping support for making Flash content in Animate Professional, so as not to leave its …

HTML5

Want to Be Successful? Quit Searching for Answers.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you give me to the end of the paragraph, I’ll tell you the secret to success. Ready? Are you sure? OK, good. Here you go: Quit reading. There’s no such thing.<p>Think I’m kidding? No way. I’m totally serious. In fact, if I could be sure …

Entrepreneurship

13 Exercises That Are Better Than Burpees For Fat Loss

These moves are the ULTIMATE fat torchers for most people<p>Clearly, we’re believers in burpees here at <i>Men’s Health</i>. In fact, here are my favorite ways to do them: 25 Badass Burpees You Must See to Believe.<p>Burpees involve quickly moving from a standing position to a pushup position and back</b> …

7 Time-Wasting Habits You Need to Cut Out of Your Life for Good

In order to get ahead in life and in your career, you need to develop better habits.<p>You've probably heard the saying that 20 percent of your activities account for 80 percent of your success. This means that 80 percent of your activities are of at least low value, if not a complete waste of time. …

Time Management

Uniqlo is using neuroscience to help you find the perfect shirt

Have you ever walked into a store and been overwhelmed by choice? Well, Uniqlo wants to read your brain and help you quit waffling.<p>On Wednesday, the …

One of the most successful business apps in the world is splitting into three

Over the past 13 years, Atlassian's JIRA has gone from a simple bug tracking tool for programmers to the project-tracking software of choice for over 35,000 companies across industries and global borders.<p>In fact, JIRA is a major reason why the profitable and reportedly soon-to-IPO Atlassian can …

Project Management

What Trump and Carson Get Wrong: Islam Is As American as Apple Pie

Not content with alienating single women, Latinos and the LGBT community, the two front-runners for the Republican nomination indulged in some naked …

A rare supermoon total lunar eclipse will rise Sunday

Get ready. A very special, very rare moon is rising this weekend.<p>On Sunday, the full moon will be at its closest point to Earth in its monthly orbit …

How to Use Snapchat for Business

Shares 7K<p>Are you interested in using Snapchat for your business?<p>Wondering how to integrate it into your marketing?<p>Snapchat presents a unique …

Sony Brass Hated Crash Bandicoot, And Other Surprising Facts About The Original PlayStation

This week marks the 20th anniversary of the American release of the original PlayStation, which is easily one of the most important events in gaming history. Sony’s PlayStation wasn’t just a sales dynamo that definitively crushed Nintendo’s chokehold on the gaming industry, it changed the entire …

'Dota 2' is the first title running on Valve's new game engine

If you want a look at just how much PC gaming powerhouse Valve (and gaming as a whole) has changed consider this: When the company launched the original Source Engine back in 2004 it did so with a beta for a new version of <i>Counter-Strike</i> (<i>Counter-Strike: Source</i>) and then went wide a few months later …

Microsoft paid the NFL $400 million to use its tablets, and announcers are still calling them iPads

Last season, Microsoft struck a $400 million deal with the NFL to make the Surface the official tablet of the NFL.<p>Understandably, there were some hiccups along the way, with announcers calling them "iPads" or "iPad-like tools."<p>Jay Cutler of the Chicago Bears even referred to them as "knockoff …

NFL

25 quotes that take you inside Albert Einstein's revolutionary mind

In his lifetime, Einstein changed the world, describing the workings of reality better than anyone since Isaac Newton and revealing the capabilities of the atom bomb. In 1999, Time named him Person of the Century.<p>Here are 25 of Einstein's most telling quotes; each will take you inside the mind of …

Fun-Da-Mental

Twitter publicly announces goals for hiring diversity in 2016

It may have taken a while, but major tech companies are finally making diverse hiring more of a priority. To that end, Twitter has publicly announced its diversity goals for 2016 in an effort to hold itself more accountable going forward. Worldwide, the company wants 35 percent of its employees to …

The Workplace

A Point of View: Does atheism have to be anti-religious?

<b>We tend to understand atheism as a war between religion and science - but in earlier times atheism was both more complex and more rich, says philosopher John Gray.</b><p>In recent years we've come to think of atheism as an evangelical creed not unlike Christianity. An atheist, we tend to assume, is …

Religion

Chinese console knocks off PS4 and Xbox One

You'd think China recently ending its ban on foreign video game consoles would end this particular brand of malarkey, but here we are talking about …

Xbox

Why 'Sesame Street' had to turn a corner

You might say Sesame Street's newest move is being brought to you not by a letter or number, but by a symbol: $. If the show's production company, Sesame Workshop, didn't find a new way to win financial support for the venerable kids' program, it would not be able to continue in its mission of …

How IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad's bizarrely frugal habits and 'disagreeable' personality trait made him one of the richest self-made billionaires

With a net worth of $48.1 billion at its height, he was one of the world's richest self-made billionaires.<p>If you ask Malcolm Gladwell, whose books have been read by millions of people, Kamprad succeeded thanks to an often-unpopular personality trait: disagreeableness, and not caring if people …

IKEA

10 Ways Smart People Start Conversations With Anyone

The heading is not to say that some people are smart while conversing and that others are just plain stupid. That would be a gross generalisation. …

Waze cofounder sold his startup to Google for over $1 billion, but he still doesn't own a house

Most of the money went to the investors, he told Business Insider.<p>The gossip in Israel is that Levine didn't walk with that much cash given the total amount involved. One Israeli news site estimated his take was about $38 million, or about 3%.<p>Even so, that's still a lot of money. Enough to …

Startups

11 things successful people do right before bed

Successful people understand that their success starts and ends with their mental and physical health, which is almost entirely dependent upon their getting enough sleep.<p>That is why good bedtime routines are a key ritual for so many of them.<p>Here's what many successful people do right before bed:

Sleep

New rice variety could feed the planet without warming it

A new type of genetically modified (GM) rice might significantly lessen the impact of agriculture on the climate. The plant, equipped with DNA from …

Farming