Xavier Dorsey

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The Young and the Reckless

I. The Bumper<p>The trip to Delaware was only supposed to last a day. David Pokora, a bespectacled University of Toronto senior with scraggly blond hair …

Crime

Free Pokemon Legendary For Ultra Sun And Moon Revealed

The Pokemon Company is continuing its year-long series of giveaways with another pair of free Legendaries for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. This month, players will have a chance to get the Legendary dogs Entei and Raikou, but they'll only be available for a limited time.<p>As with most other …

Pokémon

33 Questions to Help You Overcome Shyness--So You Can Be Awesome at Networking, Speed-Dating, Mingling or Schmoozing

All it takes is a little courage and a couple of really good questions<p>I've got a confession to make: Inside this seemingly confident, frequent-public-speaking, supposedly outgoing CEO exterior is a very shy introvert.<p>As long as I've got a job to do (facilitate a planning session, advise a client), …

Networking

Shia LaBeouf Is Ready To Talk About It

The actor sets out to save his career—and his soul.<p>Shia LaBeouf is nervous about this story—“I have so much fear about this thing,” he confesses to me when we first meet—and it drives him to do what he’s always done when faced with something he cannot fully control: Prepare. Obsessively. For the …

Ralph Lauren

7 myths about bankruptcy and your credit debunked

Barry Paperno | Credit.com<p>Here’s why you should never share your credit card<p>If you’re sharing you're credit card, your likely to wind up with a losing hand.<p>USA TODAY<p>Filing for bankruptcy is devastating to your credit and can cause your credit score to plummet more than 200 points. But for people in …

Personal Finance

'Jessica Jones' season two is the perfect example of how Netflix bloat is sabotaging its best shows

While it’s great that Netflix creators don't have to worry about traditional TV guidelines, this freedom has a cost.<p>The first season of “Jessica Jones” was hailed as a breakthrough for Disney’s heretofore child-friendly Marvel-verse, dealing as it did with more mature themes like sexism, addiction, …

TV

You have Netflix, Hulu, and the rest — you just need this $20 HDTV antenna to replace cable

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Televisions

Goodbye Destiny, Hello Monster Hunter: World

Destiny 2 and Monster Hunter: World may seem superficially different, but look just a little deeper, and you'll see that they're trying to do very similar things.<p>The increasing number of "lifestyle games"--games you can return to daily, devote hundreds of hours to, and play almost out of habit-- …

22 Home Hacks That'll Make Renters Say "Why Didn't I Know About This Sooner?"

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Is it news? Ansari story triggers media ethics debate

What makes a private sexual encounter newsworthy? A little-known website raised that very question after publishing an unidentified woman's vivid account of comedian Aziz Ansari's sexual advances while the two were on a date.<p>The story on Babe.net threw a wrench into the #MeToo movement, with some …

Aziz Ansari

The Best Black Friday 2017 Video Game Deals

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

The Complete History Of First Person Shooters

If there’s a single genre that defines the video game, it might be the first-person shooter. Think about it. When a TV show wants to have a gamer …

John Carmack

Video game developers confess their hidden tricks at last

First shots from an enemy in BioShock always miss<p>Jennifer Scheurle opened up a can of game-design whoopass on Thursday.<p>Scheurle, a designer with Opaque Space (whose current project is the virtual reality game <i>Earthlight</i>) tossed out an open question on Twitter that will make you question what really …

Game Design

7 arguments to convince your Destiny 2 friends to skip the console launch

Destiny 2 isn’t really coming out next week. I mean, sure — it’s launching on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on September 6, but that’s not the <i>real</i> <i></i>Destiny 2. After playing it on PC, I consider the console versions a cheap imitation of the legitimate article. The problem is that Bungie’s latest sci-fi …

PlayStation 4 is Winning the Console Wars and It’s Not Even Close

If you had to guess — without looking at any numbers, of course — what modern console is selling more than any other, you’d probably say that it’s …

Hobbyist developers will make $30 million via 'Roblox' this year

<i>Roblox</i> has exploded over the past two years. It's not quite a game and not quite a development platform, allowing players to boot up millions of user-made projects, or create their own games and immediately publish them across all supported platforms. In September 2015, Roblox Corporation was happy …

Videos: Top 10 Amazing PC Games Console Gamers Have Never Played!

This is a new video from WatchMojo that lists the top 10 amazing PC games that console gamers have never played. There's a whole gaming world out …

Gaming

Watch the new trailer for Netflix’s $100 million fantasy epic Bright

Starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton<p>The first trailer for Netflix’s most expensive original film to date has premiered at San Diego Comic-Con.<p><i>Bright</i>, from <i>Suicide Squad</i> and <i>End of Watch</i> director David Ayer, is a fantasy epic starring Will Smith as a human cop and Joel Edgerton as some kind of Orc …

Movies

This is what it’s really like to cosplay while black

Black cosplay should be inspiring.<p>Plenty of cosplayers get their chance to shine in magazines and music videos ... as long as they’re white. So, why …

Anime
European Union

SNES Classic a Herald for Nintendo's Virtual Console Plans

Will We See These Games Outside of the SNES Classic?<p>If you’re one of the many people salivating over the SNES Classic, bad news: it will probably be …

Retrogaming

Five Places to Go in Chicago

Home to hip drinking and dining dens like the Michelin-anointed gastro pub Longman & Eagle and the tiki hot spot Lost Lake, Logan Square in Chicago has for years been touted as one of the Midwest’s coolest night-life quarters. But over on a stretch of Armitage Avenue that traces the neighborhood’s …

Darkwood

Badly Damaged: Weapon Durability in Breath of the Wild

As a game mechanic, weapon durability is something of touchy subject. The internet is home to a seemingly endless number of opinions; arguments have …

Breath of the Wild

The Business Of Video Games: Who Is Playing Games In The US [Infographic]

We play a lot of video games in America and the way we play, what we play, and with who are facts that change from year to year. For this reason, along with many others, the Entertainment Software Association puts out an annual report on the subject. One of the many things discussed in that report …

Virtual Reality

Microsoft's Xbox Scorpio Should Be Worried About The Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch has passed its first trial. Nintendo’s new machine is selling like lightning based on the strength of <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, and it feels strong as looks to gird itself for the summer. Things are simple right now: the video game industry doesn’t have a lot of …

Gaming

Bluetooth audio 'impossible' with Nintendo Switch

Today in disappointing news from Nintendo, we learned that the Nintendo Switch is not compatible with wireless Bluetooth headsets.<p>The French-language site Melty, who broke the news, originally reported Bluetooth headphones <i>would</i> work. It apparently learned this from an interview with Nintendo senior …

Chris Harrison Is Sorry For Ruining The Bachelor For Everyone

Hell hath no fury like a Bachelor fan scorned.<p>While the general consensus seems to be that people are delighted to see Rachel Lindsay as the next</i> …

'Pokémon Sun and Moon' Charizard Event: How to get the fan-favorite in your game

<i>Pokémon Go</i> ain't the only one with events. <i>Pokémon Sun and Moon</i> has some good stuff in the works for players too. The latest surprise will come in the …

Pokémon

The most exciting children and family-friendly video games of 2017

Families are big business for video game makers and each year there are hundreds of games promising to deliver experiences that children will love and parents will happily pay for. However, the real gems are games that get the whole family playing together. These can be harder to find so here’s a …

Sea of Thieves