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Top Ten Mortal Kombat Characters

3 Kickstarter Video Games You Should Pay Attention To

I’ve been remiss in my Kickstarter blogging lately.<p>Partly this is due to Kickstarter burn-out on my part.<p>Once upon a time, there were only a few games seeking funding on the site. Now it’s a near constant flood.<p>I’m still a little surprised people continue dropping money on these titles with so few …

Finding The Audience For The Steam Machine

I’ve sat back and let the rest of Forbes gaming tackle the various Valve announcements this week from the SteamOS to Steam Machines to now their odd-but-innovative thumbstick-less controller. They all add up to one obvious whole: Valve has its own console, and that could potentially change …

Grand Theft Auto 5 actors share their thoughts on game's success

The voices behind <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>'s three-hero cast — Steven Ogg (Trevor), Shawn Fonteno (Franklin) and Ned Luke (Michael) — recently spoke with GQ about their personal connections with the game following its launch.<p><i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> set a record after topping $1 billion in sales after three …

Male baldness 'indicates heart risk'

Heart experts say men who have lost their hair 'should not be alarmed'<p><b>Men going thin on top may be more likely to have heart problems than their friends with a full head of hair, according to researchers in Japan.</b><p>Their study of nearly 37,000 people, published in the online journal BMJ Open, said …

The Week in Review: When We Made Beautiful Music

Inside Flipboard / May 3, 2013<p>Something about the time of year—the crispness of the air, perhaps, or maybe the stirring sight of the world …

How long is a spoonful of water?

Officially, Alex Bellos covers the maths beat around here but I'm pretty sure he doesn't have exclusive rights. Anyway, this is just a bit of fun. I …

Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Steam's Star Wars weekend sale includes 14 games for $49.99

The Star Wars franchise is heavily discounted on Steam this weekend — one of many "May the 4th" deals targeted at series fans — with substantial savings on 14 classic and recent PC games until May 6.<p>Individual Star Wars titles are on sale for 66 percent off and a Star Wars Collection bundle is now …

Burt Bacharach: 'Never Be Afraid Of Something That You Can Whistle'

Burt Bacharach has written huge hit songs, each recognizable after just a couple of notes: "Alfie," "What the World Needs Now," "That's What Friends Are For" — the list goes on. He's written 73 Top 40 hits, along with musical comedies and other collaborations. He's won Oscars and the Gershwin …

Eater Live: Liveblogging the 2013 James Beard Foundation Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards

Eater's continuous coverage of the <b>James Beard Foundation Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards</b> starts now! Tonight at Gotham Hall in New York City, the James Beard Foundation will honor authors, journalists, and broadcasters for their contributions to food media.<p><b>7:28</b> The ceremonies begin.<p><b>7:35</b> Food …

Online websites still preferred over mobile apps and sites for booking

Mobile websites and apps have so far failed in their coup to overtake online bookings.<p>Their rise in popularity and functionality is indisputable, but …

Focus on Designers: Xie Feng | Mercedes Benz Fashion Week China | FashionTV

GWS Giants stir to give Essendon a scare

FOR more than a half of football, David threatened to bring down Goliath.

Should You Share a Room on a Business Trip?

Years ago, when I worked at Holt, Rhinehart & Winston Educational and Professional Publishing, my female superior and I attended a national teacher’s conference in San Antonio, and were forced to share a hotel room because of a late booking. What could have been a profoundly awkward experience — my …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

Kumi Yamashita - Fragment,2009 Cast resin, single light source, shadow Permanent Collection of New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe USA

IBM Made A Microscopic Movie (And Star Trek Pictures) With Individual Atoms

Today, IBM released a stop-motion, animated short film called “A Boy And His Atom.”<p>Okay, so they made a stop motion movie. People do that on YouTube all the time. But what makes this a big deal is that the film was animated by precisely manipulating individual atoms themselves.<p>Researchers at IBM …

A few things you shouldn't say to a childless woman

I believe children are a gift and not a given in life, and those who receive should be grateful. They should not be offering from on high ''Oh, it is …

Watch: The Hangover Part III (Trailer #2): “Alan’s Off His Meds!”

I’m actually getting excited for the last <i>Hangover</i> movie. In the second trailer, we see that crazy ass Alan is off his meds and crazier than ever. The …

Life - "See the Light" (Official Video)

Microsoft Creative Director Adam Orth Reminds Us All of the Perils of Twitter

It happens so quickly — one moment you’re publicly defending the controversial features of an unannounced<p>project from the major technology company you work for, the next moment you’re resigning from your job at that same company. At least, that’s what happened to Microsoft Creative Director Adam …

Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall

Gaming

City of Heroes developers fought to the end to save MMO

<i>City of Heroes</i> developer Paragon Studios fought until the bitter end to save the MMO from shutting down last year, including attempting to buy the title from publisher NCsoft, former lead designer Matt Miller told Gamasutra.<p>The studio initially attempted to broker a deal to find a new publisher for …

Zelda reimagined as the protagonist in The Legend of Zelda: Clockworks Empire game pitch concept

Through a series of illustrations inspired by Anita Sarkeesian's Video Game Tropes vs Women series, Artist Aaron Diaz has reimagined the Zelda universe with Zelda as the hero rescuing a princely Link.<p>"This concept work is meant to show that Zelda as a game protagonist can be both compelling and …