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Skyrim for PlayStation VR is a Frighteningly Empowering Experience

Announced during the PlayStation Media Showcase at E3 2017, Bethesda’s sprawling milestone RPG The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is coming to PlayStation …

Virtual Reality

7 New Indie Games You Should Play Right Now

E3, the biggest annual showcase event for video games kicks off next week, and that means that we'll get a dozens of new, blockbuster game …

Indie Gaming

New Map Reveals Ships Buried Below San Francisco

Dozens of vessels that brought gold-crazed prospectors to the city in the 19th century still lie beneath the streets.<p>Every day thousands of passengers on underground streetcars in San Francisco pass through the hull of a 19th-century ship without knowing it. Likewise, thousands of pedestrians walk …

San Francisco

The Best Places to Camp (Without Really Roughing It)

Medium levels of crunchiness here.<p>Finding a place to camp can be tricky. You don't want to stay too close to civilization and wind up wedged between RVs in some depressing patch of dirt on the side of a highway. But you also don't want to disappear into the woods and subsist on beetles and Clif …

The 5 Virtual Reality Experiences to Try on Your Phone

No need to attend festivals or buy expensive viewing gear to live some of the most moving virtual reality documentaries; in fact, many can be …

12 Best VR Games You Will Love Playing

For years, gamers have been looking out for titles where they can be part of the story and have ability to step inside, interact and reach get a …

How Star Trek: Bridge Crew engages its players

<b>How Red Storm Entertainment are bringing the Star Trek universe to virtual reality.</b><p>In his GDC talk ‘Punch it up, writing for Star Trek in VR’, Jay …

Virtual Reality

Your Definitive Guide to an Icelandic Quickie

Steamy geothermal geysers, otherworldly glaciers streaked with volcanic ash and promises of puffins on black sand beaches: Yes, like many who’ve …

The Apple Watch’s Biggest Advantage? Killer Charging Accessories

There are plenty of technical factors to mull over before choosing a smart watch. It’s great that several companies are now challenging the Apple …

10 insanely affordable summer destinations for 2017

It’s that time of year again — school is out and you’re headed on your ultimate summer vacation. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, a partner or solo, these 10 affordable summer destinations won’t disappoint. They may even leave you some extra money to save — or spend while you’re …

National Parks

Fancy living off-the-grid in a super stylish customised camper van?

Colorado-based company Native Campervans now offers the chance to live fully off-the-grid in nature in an uber-stylish converted van.<p>Dillon Hansen and Jon Moran came up with the idea of a customised van rental business after travelling around New Zealand in a sleeper van for a month. “We fell in …

When the World Is Led by a Child

At certain times Donald Trump has seemed like a budding authoritarian, a corrupt Nixon, a rabble-rousing populist or a big business corporatist.<p>But as Trump has settled into his White House role, he has given a series of long interviews, and when you study the transcripts it becomes clear that …

Donald Trump

Alan Wake vanishes from stores next week

Pick it up cheap before it does<p>Adored by some, overlooked by others, Remedy Entertainment’s <i>Alan Wake</i> will vanish from Steam and the Xbox Games Store on May 16 due to a music licensing issue, an official with the developer tells Polygon.<p>The licensing for the music, a compelling element of the game …

Business Software Maker Atlassian Says It's Going All-In With Amazon Cloud

Atlassian, a maker of messaging products for the workplace, plans to move those applications and customer data associated with them to Amazon Web …

These GIFs Bring Massive Tornadoes to Life

The first storm Mike Hollingshead chased almost killed him. On May 16, 1999, Hollingshead set out to fulfill a fascination with storms he can trace …

How Singapore Is Creating More Land for Itself

Jurong Island, a man-made smear of sand, lies just off the southern coast of Singapore. A quarter the size of Nantucket, it is thoroughly given over to the petrochemical industry, so crowded with spindly cracking towers and squat oil-storage tanks that the landscape is a blur of brand names — BASF, …

Asia

The Best lenses for your Panasonic Lumix and Olympus OM-D Camera

Are you just getting into the micro four thirds ecosystem? Curious about what the best lenses out there are for your Panasonic GH4 or Olympus OM-D …

Required Gear for a Landscape Photographer

When it comes to landscape photography, I'd have to say it's the most popular of the bunch.Sure, portraits are fun. Street photography is a rush. …

Landscape Photography

The forgotten Trump-like terror lurking in a sci-fi classic

<i>The Dystopia Project</i> <i>is Mashable's ongoing book series reflecting on what dystopian fiction has to teach us under our new political climate. This</i> …

The Deep State Is a Figment of Steve Bannon’s Imagination

Here’s the real truth about America’s national security bureaucrats.<p>Here’s a handy rule for assessing the credibility of what you’re reading about national security in the Trump era: If somebody uses the term “Deep State,” you can be pretty sure they have no idea what they’re talking about.<p>The …

Donald Trump

9 Great American Train Journeys too Epic to miss

There’s no need to get on an anti-septic flight or a tiring driving trip to get an amazing travel experience. Why not make the most of the best kept …

'Horizon Zero Dawn' made me fall in love with open-world RPGs

There's something about Aloy. I can't quite put my finger on it, but there's an enchanting kind of magic in the way she shoots a bow, speaks her mind and sprints across vast valleys littered with monstrous metal beasts. Aloy is powerful and loyal, an underdog outcast who rises to glory on an epic …

4chan: The Skeleton Key to the Rise of Trump

<i>Trump’s younger supporters know he’s an incompetent joke; in fact, that’s why they support him.</i><p>1. Born from Something Awful<p>Around 2005 or so a …

Breitbart News

During a 1994 blackout, L.A. residents called 911 when they saw the Milky Way for the first time

More like the City of <i>Too Much</i> Light…<p>In 1994, a 6.7-magnitude earthquake rumbled through Los Angeles at 4:30 a.m. The shaking woke residents, who …

Breast Cancer

Silicon Valley: It is Time to Start Caring about Dodd-Frank

There is so much noise around Trump's executive orders, but when it comes to repealing Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act there is a deafening silence.<p>While I think that EVERYONE should care, I know that financial legislation is boring to most people. But you know who it …

Silicon Valley’s obsession with efficiency is fundamentally rooted in sexism

In the tech community, efficiency is a top priority. Whether it’s Soylent (tagline: “Food that frees you!”), Blue Apron kits that take the decision-making out of cooking, or TaskRabbit ads that urge consumers to delegate their drudgery to someone else, the industry seems to have endless ways to …

Silicon Valley

The Leather Hiking Boots for People Who Don’t Like Leather Hiking Boots

When I think “Danner” I immediately imagine their classic Mountain Light series of boots: thick-lugged soles supporting shiny, luscious leather …

Backpacking

Nabana No Sato: Japan's most extravagant light display | CNN Travel

CNN

Philips SceneSwitch 60W Equivalent LED review: These Editors' Choice-winning LED bulbs can dim without dimmer switches - CNET

<b>The Good</b> All three versions of the Philips SceneSwitch LED aced our brightness and heat tolerance tests. If you're upgrading from an incandescent, each one will pay for itself in energy savings in just over a year. The clever three-way design lets you switch between three color and brightness …

Home Automation