John Gilbert

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Seventh Son -- Official Trailer

“Why did you shoot me? I was reading a book”: The new warrior cop is out of control

<b>(Public Affairs Books/Jenna Pope)</b><p>SWAT teams raiding poker games and trying to stop underage drinking? Overwhelming paramilitary force is on the rise<p>Radley Balko<p>July 7, 2013 11:00am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Forces”<p>Sal Culosi is dead because …

#Unplug: The Complete, Printable Guide

Step-by-step instructions for ditching your devices and navigating the world without an Internet connection.<p>So you need to unplug. You’re feeling overwhelmed by your gadgets–connected to your email list but not to your personal life. It’s time to take a break. It is precisely for times like these …

NSA spying flap extends to contents of U.S. phone calls

The National Security Agency has acknowledged in a new classified briefing that it does not need court authorization to listen to domestic phone calls, a participant in the briefing said.<p>Rep. Jerrold Nadler, a New York Democrat, disclosed on Thursday that during a secret briefing to members of …

Elder Scrolls Online - PVP - TGS at E3 2013

Black Gold will tackle PvP and vehicular combat with a fantasy spin

Snail Games' next massively multiplayer online game <i>Black Gold</i> will place heavy emphasis on player-versus-player scenarios and combat in various types of fantastical vehicles, producer Colin Miller told Polygon.<p>In <i>Black Gold,</i> players will join one of two factions in a war for a dwindling resource …

Blasted by Congress, IRS apologizes for lavish events

WASHINGTON — The tax official responsible for a lavish, $4.1 million conference in Anaheim apologized to Congress for spending at the conference — and for his performance as Mr. Spock in a <i>Star Trek</i> parody video.<p>"The fact of the matter is, Mr. chairman, it's embarrassing, I apologize," Faris Fink …

Microsoft unveils its next game console, the Xbox One

Microsoft debuted the Xbox One this afternoon live from a tent on its Redmond, Wash., campus, putting to end months of speculation about the company's next-generation video game console. The console will be available "later this year." Microsoft exec Don Mattrick called it out as an "all-in-one" …

The Unusual Personal Transportation Designs of Shane Chen

Shane Chen is a Washington-based inventor obsessed with moving the human body. His company, Inventist, has been developing strange-looking personal …