Jacob Maliwat

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Life is a video game, and this is how you win

Oliver Emberton has written a video game strategy guide for real life. It's mostly common sense: you need to eat, sleep, and manage your time wisely lest you regret it. But by recasting such wisdom for those familiar with video games, Emberton has managed to create a remarkably concise, sensical …

The Psychology of How Mind-Wandering and “Positive Constructive Daydreaming” Boost Our Creativity and Social Skills

Freud asserted that daydreaming is essential to creative writing — something a number of famous creators and theorists intuited in asserting that unconscious processing is essential to how creativity works, from T. S. Eliot’s notion of “idea incubation” to Alexander Graham Bell’s “unconscious …

Our Favorite Video Game Fan Art Of 2013

From time to time, we like to highlight the work of artists on Game Informer who create impressive or innovative art based on the video games we …

This virtual reality game about cheating dolphins in an undersea classroom shows 'real' next-gen play

Discussing the Oculus Rift becomes tricky when you don’t have the hardware to show people.<p>You can say that virtual reality places someone inside a video game all you want, but those are just words until they get to actually go inside the experience themselves.<p>Which is why a game about cheating …

Incredible Gamer Takes On Mike Tyson's Punch-Out While Blindfolded

Not only is master gamer Sinister1 playing <i>Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!</i> whileblindfolded and <i>crushing it</i>, he's moving through the game as quickly as …

Can You Prove to Us That You Eat Like a Man?

The beginning of a bold new venture in feeding yourself<p><b>Right now, in Mays Landing, N.J.,</b> there's a man who is eating like a man. It's not an accident; he's doing on purpose. This man, Ali Ahmad, 43, who coincidentally is a childhood friend of mine, has after reading this blog (and its resulting …

Photographer’s Girlfriend Continues to Lead Him Around the World

<b>Praktik Hotel – Madrid, Spain</b><p>Russian photographer Murad Osmann continues to be led around the world by his girlfriend Nataly Zakharova in his ongoing <i>Follow Me</i> project. With her back facing the camera, Zakharova eagerly holds the hand of her photographer boyfriend, guiding him through various …

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GameSpot on Twitter: "If Disney created a poster for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, it might look like this. http://t.co/WfI6VZb0hA http://t.co/1KP6xBPjcJ"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>GameSpot</b><p>@<b>gamespot</b>: If Disney created poster 4 #<b>AssassinsCreedIV</b>: Black Flag, it might look like this. …

Buff Mom Says Her 'What's Your Excuse?' Post Sparked 'Fit Shaming'

Maria Kang, AKA "Fit Mom," posted a controversial photo on her Facebook page back in September, baring her toned abs, with her three young kids by …

4 Places to Go Before You Have Kids

<i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Danielle Contray, contributor to Budget Travel.</i><p>Having kids doesn't mean you can never travel again, of course. Yet once you've gone from packing a suitcase and two carry-ons to dealing with travel cribs, car seats, strollers, and diaper bags (not to mention …

New Zealand

12 Brilliant Engagement Rings With Prices That Won't Blind You

There's a little myth that engagement rings should cost a small fortune. But, when it comes to committing to that glittering gem, no one should have …

Engagement Rings

Editors' Choice: 2013 Dream Bikes

These handmade bicycles will take you anywhere you want to go<p>Everyday Rides<p>We found three luscious hand-built bikes that can invigorate, inspire, and transform your daily life—and tote home the groceries.<p><i>Photography by Trevor Dixon</i><p>Sweetpea A-Line<p>I live in a suburban development carved into …

Thought-Provoking Satirical Illustrations by Pawel Kuczynski

Polish artist Pawel Kuczynski creates thought-provoking illustrations that comment on social, economic, and political issues through satire. The illustrator's portfolio ranges from criticizing military practices and the incentives behind war, to themes of mortality and reinterpreting the uses of …

Satire

Extreme Races: 10 Mind-Blowing Marathons (Photos)

NYC Is for Amateurs<p>Running 26.2 miles is crazy to begin with. So why not do it in one of the most extreme—and spectacular—places around? Sign up for …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

• Different kids with different levels of preparation come into a math class. Some of these kids have parents who have drilled them on math from a young age, while others never had that kind of parental input.<br>• On the first few tests, the well-prepared kids get perfect scores, while the unprepared kids …

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