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The best game I've played this year is an unfinished game from 2013

I recently started playing DayZ, a video game based on surviving a zombie apocalypse somewhere in Russia, and it's the best game I've played in years.<p>In DayZ, your primary objective is simply to survive. To do so, you need to roam around the massive map dotted with villages and cities, and to find …

Track Down

We Went To A Preview Event For McLaren’s New $3M Hypercar

One aspect to the “Silicon Valley jerk” mythos is the inevitable purchase of a the bright red supercar — of the young entrepreneur taking advantage of his or her company’s new valuation to purchase that Ferrari they’ve always wanted.<p>So when we randomly got an invite to a Bay Area preview event for …

Tech Industry

Incredible Aerial Photographs Of New York City Taken At An Astounding Height

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Vincent Laforet has spent the past 15 year taking daring helicopter rides to capture some of the most incredible aerial images from around the world.<p>But his latest photo mission — to photograph New York City at night from above — was "the scariest of his life," …

Photography

What I Learned From Riding the Greyhound From San Francisco to New York

Two years ago, I rode a Greyhound bus from San Francisco to New York to get home for the holidays. I have a tendency to procrastinate, so naturally I didn't even attempt to look for a plane ticket home until December 7. Upon seeing the price of a round trip ticket for the holidays (about $1,200), I …

San Francisco

Watch Bill Gates Test A New Machine That Turns Poop Into Clean Water

According to Gates, at least 2 billion people worldwide don't have access to adequate sanitation, with human waste often polluting the water supply and remaining untreated.<p>The "Omniprocessor" aims to help with this problem. Its development is led by Seattle-based engineering firm Janicki …

Bill Gates

Fodor’s Week In Travel: Mountains and Massages

Whether you’re eager to hit the slopes or prefer to relax and be pampered, we’ve got plenty of suggestions for ski destinations and spa treatments to …

Mercedes-Benz Unveils Self-Driving Luxury Vehicle Concept at CES 2015

Only weeks after Google officially unveiled their self-driving car prototype, Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz chose this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to debut the F 015 Luxury in Motion, a concept vehicle that can operate entirely without a driver behind the wheel.<p>Futuristic in …

CES

NBA Coast to Coast: Phil Jackson takes responsibility for Knicks' woes

Phil Jacksonoffered a mea culpa for theNew York Knicks' awful first half of the season but said he's doing what's best for the franchise's future.<p>Days after trading away two of the team's best players and getting little in return, Jackson asked fans not to blame coach<p>Derek Fisherbecause what's …

These 15 US Cities Are Driving The Future

A whopping 8 out of the top 15 best performing cities are local tech hubs — including the top 6.<p>Most of the rest are beneficiaries of the oil shale boom.<p>Milken's rankings are based on data from both long- and short-term growth in jobs, wages, salaries, and technological output.

Urban Design

The 10 Most Beautiful Cars You Could Buy Right Now

The pretty boys we want in our garage.

‘Ghost in the Shell’: Scarlett Johansson casting called ‘whitewashing’ | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Scarlett Johansson will star in DreamWorks’ live-action “Ghost in the Shell.” (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)<p>On Monday it was confirmed that Scarlett Johansson has signed on to star in DreamWorks’ live-action adaptation of “Ghost in the Shell,” but not all fans are embracing the news that the …

How To Make Sure Your Gmail Is As Secure As Possible

No one wants to deal with the stress and potential damages of having an email account hacked.<p>To decrease the likelihood of hacks, as well as the time it takes account holders to find suspicious activity that could be a precursor, Gmail has created a handy check list that all users should take the …

Apps

Reading On A Screen Before Bed Might Be Killing You

You've heard that using screens before bedtime can mess with your sleep, but new research suggests the problem is even more serious.<p>Reading from an iPad before bed not only makes it harder to fall asleep, but also impacts how sleepy and alert you are the next day, according to new research from …

Starry Oregon Skies Sparkle in Breathtaking Milky Way Photo Series

Ben Coffman spends his nights capturing the starry skies of Oregon, and the results are astonishing. The Portland-based photographer frequents Crater Lake and other iconic Oregon vistas during odd hours to achieve awe-inspiring, long-exposure shots showcasing the Milky Way.<p>The effortless natural …

Photography

Xbox One Vs. PS4: The Top 10 Next-Gen Video Games

<i>A look at some of the most promising games next-gen has to offer.</i><p>The following games are all next-gen <i>only</i> releases (though some launch on the perennial next-gen platform we call PC.)<p>I’ll write up a separate post about the best-looking cross-generation games in the near future. Likewise, these are …