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Here’s How A Month Of Exercise Affected My Brain

It’s been long known that physical activity produces mental benefits, but are all exercises equal when it comes to brain boosts?<p>Recently the <i>New York Times</i> reported on a Finnish study published in the <i>Journal of Physiology</i> that found, as long thought, that physical exercise could have a positive …

Exercise

Team behind World of Warcraft's biggest private server calls for change after shutdown

Blizzard ordered mega-popular Nostalrius to cease and desist<p>One of<i>World of Warcraft</i>'s largest, most popular private servers will shut down April 10 after receiving a letter of notice from Blizzard Entertainment. The team behind Nostalrius announced its impending termination on its website, …

April Fools' 2016 Video Game Joke Roundup

You can't always trust what you read on the Internet, and this is especially true today. To help separate fact from fiction, we're rounding up the best April Fools' jokes we find. This post will be updated throughout the day as more join in on the fun.<p>Found something interesting? Drop us a line at</i> …

Dark Souls' director 'doesn't believe' player who beat the game without taking a hit

'It's just an elaborate rumor!'<p>Last month, a player on Twitch streamed his no-hit run of the first Dark Souls game — but series director Hidetaka Miyazaki is chalking that playthrough up to an "elaborate rumor."<p>"I don't believe the player who says he completed the original <i>Dark Souls</i> without taking …

Microsoft HoloLens will ship to developers on March 30

No more guesswork. Microsoft HoloLens, the company's highly anticipated augmented-reality headgear finally has an official ship date: March 30th.<p>This …

4. Hotline Miami 2's Attempted Rape

For a game so colourfully retro, Hotline Miami is one of the most violent releases of the past few years. As you dress up in various sinister looking …

Costumes

Amazing Footage of a Sniper Killing ISIS Fighters Turns Out to Be a Video Game

Iranian state TV recently aired some amazing video of a sniper killing six ISIS fighters in under two minutes. He’s an impressive marksman. It’s just …

Manslaughter charges possible in Flint water crisis, says top investigator

As a probe begins into the water crisis gripping Flint, Mich., a top investigator announced Tuesday that if officials are found to have been grossly negligent, they could face charges as serious as manslaughter.<p>“We’re here to investigate what possible crimes there are, anything [from] involuntary …

Water

The Malware Museum shows the cute computer viruses of the past

Modern malware is designed to do things like steal your credit card information, enable identity theft, and even shut down nuclear power stations, and usually carries out its attacks silently and behind the scenes so as not to arouse suspicion. But it hasn't always been this way. Rather than hijack …

Super Bowl ads: the very best and the very worst

From a mysterious Intuit ad to a Zack Ryder promoting Doritos, the Super Bowl ads this year were high-concept, often ridiculous, and packed with celebrities

Super Bowl Ads

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

'Brave' browser promises up to 60% faster speed by blocking ads

Brave may be the new browser that haters of intrusive online ads have been looking for — it claims to block ads, block third-party trackers and speed …

Former NASA Engineer Explains the Fastest Way to De-Fog Your Windshield

Science proves you can blast away the fog twice as fast.<p>Winter's here, and for lots of us, that means dealing with a foggy windshield full of condensation when we go to start our cars. In the grand scheme of things, it doesn't take <i>that</i> long for your defroster to clear your windshield, but if you're …

Condensation

Donald Trump attack ad: Obama is watching 'Star Wars' instead of warring with ISIS

Trump released an Instagram video splicing together news clips of ISIS militants potentially creating fake passports and a clip of Obama telling the White House press corps that he was ending a briefing "to get to Star Wars."<p>"Our president is busy with another war," a title card stated. "Time for a …

Battlefield 4’s Dragon Valley map hides a stupidly complicated Easter egg

You’ll need to work hard to crack this Easter egg.<p>Gamers have discovered the latest Battlefield 4 Easter egg, its trail hidden across two of the first-person shooter’s sprawling multiplayer maps, including the recently released Dragon Valley. Developer DICE has a history of hiding secret features …

Man Sues Bethesda Over His Fallout 4 "Addiction" - Report

According to a report from Russian state media RT, a man from Krasnoyarsk is suing Fallout 4 developer Bethesda over his "addiction" to the RPG, which he claims led to him losing his job and wife, among other things. He's seeking 500,000 roubles (around $7,000) for emotional distress (via …

Top 25 Games of 2015

After spending hours in heated critical debates, our global team of GameSpot editors have created a ranked list of the 25 best video games of 2015. What you'll find here are choices informed by a diverse array of opinions, experiences, and preferences from our entire editorial staff. From picks …

Top 25 Largest And Biggest Open World Video Games Ever Made « Video Game News, Reviews, Walkthroughs And Guides – GamingBolt | Page 3

<b>Lord of the Rings Online (30,000 sq miles)</b><p>The realm of Middle Earth is one of the most captivating ever created, and Lord of the Rings Online let …

How-To's

New Chrome experiment turns your phone into a Star Wars lightsaber

Google today launched a new Chrome experiment called “Lightsaber Escape” in partnership with Disney, LucasFilm, and Industrial Light & Magic. The Star Wars “interactive web experience” starts off in a Star Destroyer, where, Google says, “you’ll need to use your phone as a lightsaber to escape the …

Tips on how old-timers and noobs can win in Call of Duty: Black Ops III multiplayer

Call of Duty: Black Ops III has been one of the bestselling games of the holiday season, and it’s also one of the most engaging, as players are still spending hours with Black Ops III’s multiplayer online combat. But there’s no tutorial for multiplayer, unless you count the single-player campaign …

Astonishing Star Wars Battlefront Mod Makes Video Game Look Like Real Life

Star Wars Battlefront is already one of the best-looking games on the PS4 and indeed any games console this year, so imagine if you will, how …

10 Ridiculous Things That Can Actually Happen In Fallout 4

<i>Fallout 4</i> is a pretty absurd game, on the whole. One moment you might become a comic book hero, the next you might go on a quest for a long-lost …

Comic Books

Key points of the landmark Paris agreement

U.N. climate talks reached a milestone Saturday when more than 190 countries adopted the first accord asking all countries to join the fight against global warming.<p>Here are some of the key elements of the deal:<p><b>LONG-TERM GOAL</b>: The long-term objective of the agreement is to make sure global warming …

This NASA engineer has all kinds of insight into the real science of 'Star Wars'

"If one wanted to build a death star, you didn't build it by launching a bunch of stuff off a planet," Muirhead says, in a new video from Wired.<p>Instead of the Empire's way of putting together a massive planet-killing space station through slave labor and materials brought in from throughout the …

The Game Awards 2015: the good, the bad and the weird

This year's Game Awards may have been about all about the trophies, but all the little reveals and surprises were what really stood out.<p>We've already …

Comic Books

This In-Game Minecraft Phone Can Make Real Calls, Take Selfies

The Minecraft community continues to impress. We've seen things like The Shire from <i>Lord of the Rings</i>, the entire country of Denmark, and Notch's $70 million Beverly Hills mansion recreated in Minecraft. But now, a phone has been created in the game that is actually capable of making real calls and …

Here’s what playing Halo 5 on HoloLens looks like

You may not need a television to play Halo 6 — you may end up playing it as a hologram.<p>YouTube user Varun Mani has uploaded a video of him streaming the Xbox One exclusive Halo 5: Guardians from his Xbox One to his HoloLens head-mounted display. This enables him to put a floating hologram-like …

Woman says Wi-Fi allergy killed her daughter

A mother in England is claiming a crippling allergy to Wi-Fi exacerbated by school routers compelled her 15-year-old daughter to end her life.<p>Jenny Fry committed suicide earlier this year, and her mother Debra says she left behind letters saying "she couldn't cope with her allergies from wifi …

Routers

Here's Why Science Says It's Totally Possible To Make Bread With Your Vaginal Yeast

I mean, if science says so...<p>View this post on Facebook<p>There's ten times more microbial cells on and inside your body than human ones!<p>The bread rising — as well as the signature "sour" taste of sourdough — relies on capturing any wild yeast and bacteria already swimming around in the air.<p>One caveat …

Everything coming to Netflix and Amazon Prime this December

Sure, you haven’t even started to recover from the joy and terror of Thanksgiving yet, but it’s already time to look ahead to the winter holiday season — and streaming video services want you to know that <i>they have your back</i>. Netflix will finally release its much-trailered Bill Murray holiday …