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10 Success lessons from Evan Spiegel – “Snapchat Founder and Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share13<p>Tweet<p>Share2<p>+11<p>Shares 16<p>If Silicon Valley had a bad boy icon, it would be Evan Spiegel. The CEO and co-founder of Snapchat shot to the …

We need to stop talking about how difficult Dark Souls is

More Dark Souls<p>Dark Souls 3 review<br>• Beginner's guide<br>• Class guide<br>• Lore guide<br>• Hidden weapons guide<br>• Port analysis<p><i>Be warned, light spoilers for the Dark Souls</i> …

How gaming's latest controversy betrays our failing imaginations

A few days ago, Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear went on sale. It's the first expansion to a beloved video game series in over a decade. But some fans' excitement quickly changed to anger.<p>Within days, gamers flooded review aggregators like Metacritic with low scores for Baldur's Gate, many …

Storytelling

First Click: Giant time-sucking video games are bad for you and bad for gaming

At a time when players have more choice than ever about the games they play, publishers are spending millions on games that aim to become your only game, something you'll stay invested in at the expense of everything else. While this approach has given us big and beautiful game worlds like <i>The</i> …

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This Amazing, Obsessive Mario 64 Theory Has Set Tumblr on Fire With Infinite Parallel Worlds

Even if you don’t care about video games or the online “speedrun” culture that’s dedicated to finding glitches to beat them in faster and more …

[TA Deals] This Complete Game Developer Course will teach you everything about making video games

Have you ever wanted to become a Game Developer? It takes a lot of time and money to follow that path through traditional avenues of education. …

Game Development

3 Tips to Make Learning More Fun for the Child with Learning Disabilities | Reflections from a Children's Therapist

Academic tasks can be challenging for kids with learning disabilities and related disorders (such as dyslexia, ADHD, Autism, etc.). If your child …

7 lessons from entrepreneurs who kept their day jobs while starting their businesses

Even better, working for someone else gives you a front-row view of the best (and worst) ways to run a company, from managing time and money to handling customers and employees.<p>We asked some successful entrepreneurs who founded companies while holding down a 9-to-5 to share the lessons they learned.<p>…

Entrepreneurship

BBC launches Doctor Who Game Maker to help teach principles of game design

The BBC has launched a new Doctor Who Game Maker tool, letting fans of the perennially popular show create and share their own games featuring the time-travelling doctor.<p>For the uninitiated, Doctor Who is a British science fiction series first produced by the BBC in 1963, and has emerged as one of …

The beautiful Dark Souls print that almost never happened (interview)

Prepare to die for this beautiful print of Lordran, the dangerous and melancholy world of From Software’s action role-playing game Dark Souls.<p>Laudate Solis, which is currently available to buy at Attract Mode Shop and Fangamer, is the work of Judson Cowan, an American graphic designer currently …

Microsoft says the Xbox One is ‘doing things that can’t be done’ on the PS4

As we’ve discussed countless times over the course of this console generation, the PlayStation 4 is the clear winner in terms of international sales. …

Capcom Are Working On A 'Resident Evil 2' Remake

In a nice little announcement, Capcom have revealed that they are working a remake for the classic <i>Resident Evil 2</i>.<p>As Capcom producer Yoshiaki Hirabayashi explains (shown below) they are currently trying to bring the second game in the <i>Resident Evil</i> series to modern consoles.<p>Having already worked on …

Speed up your Xbox to Windows 10 game streaming with this easy tweak

If you own a Windows 10 PC and Xbox One, you've probably at least tinkered with streaming your console games to your PC. It's pretty nifty, but sometimes isn't exactly smooth.<p>Fortunately, a Reddit user posted a hidden way to unlock a higher quality setting for streaming and all it takes is editing …

Windows 10

'Breasts are not weapons,' say Hong Kong protesters

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> Forget umbrellas: The newest symbol of protest in Hong Kong is the bra.<p>That's what dozens of angry citizens wore Sunday in a demonstration against what they say is an absurd and sexist ruling: The sentencing of a female protester to three and a half months in prison for …

Hong Kong

The Mechanical Exoskeleton Shaping the Future of Health Care

A groundbreaking mechanical suit is helping people with disabilities to stand, walk, and carry objects.<p>The marriage of man and machine has long been …

Scathing Konami Report Alleges Cruel And Unusual Employee Practices

Konami has been no one’s favorite publisher in the wake of its very public split with Hideo Kojima, which ended up cancelling <i>Silent Hills</i> and at one point, had his name removed from the box art of <i>Metal Gear Solid V</i>. The controversy painted a picture of an unstable and even vindictive company, and …

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Silent Hill 4: The Room Remade in Unity Is Very P.T. - IGN Video

Moonville Entertainment's Unity remake of Henry's apartment reminds us of Kojima's playable teaser.

Capcom shares footage of Resident Evil 0’s unreleased N64 prototype

Resident Evil 0 — the survival horror game getting an HD remaster for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC — was originally intended to launch on the Nintendo 64.<p>Developer Capcom today shared a video that traces Resident Evil 0 back to its N64 roots, comparing in-game footage …

He-Man, G.I. Joe settle childhood scores in Toy Soldiers: War Chest

The He-Man vs. G.I. Joe battles that my best friend Richard and I staged were always unfairly one-sided, because the Masters of the Universe figures are so much larger. Fisto would uppercut a H.I.S.S. tank and Battle Damage Skeletor would rodeo-ride a Rattler into the ground like he was in <i>Dr.</i> …

How Konami accidentally made P.T. the coolest game of all time

Konami is trying really, really hard to make you forget that P.T. ever existed. That plan is backfiring.<p>In the wake of <i>Silent Hills'</i> cancellation, Konami has done virtually everything in its power to scrub <i>P.T.</i>'s existence from the face of the planet. First, it quietly revealed plans to remove the …

Avant-garde

Al Pacino: ‘It’s never been about money. I was often unemployed’

The actor, 74, on fame, his tailspin at 22 – and the enigmatic Michael Corleone<p><b>I’ve learned to live without anonymity.</b> I haven’t been in a grocery store or subway for years. It’s hard for my children to go out publicly with me. Fame is different now than it was 20 years ago – I don’t know what the …

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I'm taking a break. It's not you, gaming, it's me

It's a strange, almost scary thing to look out at the landscape of games, which encompasses hundreds of genres and hundreds of thousands of titles, and find nothing that grabs you.<p>I'm in the middle of one of those funks where no game interests me at the moment, and I don't have a big project on …

How good are you at sexting with bots?

There's a new sexting game in town, and this one requires some serious creativity. It's called <i>Sext Machine</i>, and it's all about tricking a bot into thinking you've sent it something sexy ... when really you just gave that chump a picture of an elbow bent to look like a butt.<p>Created by Mike …

Marvel is killing 33 comics to end the universe

To hasten the death of the entire universe, Marvel Comics will end 33 comic books, according to David Gabriel, Marvel's SVP of sales and marketing.<p>The casualties will amass as a result of the Secret Wars storyline, which will begin in May. By the time Secret Wars wraps up, the Marvel Universe and …

Intel Partners With Raptr To Improve PC Gaming Performance

Raptr has announced a collaboration with Intel to provide game optimization tools for Intel graphics-based PCs. As of today, owners of PCs that include Intel graphics technology released in the last three years will receive support for Raptr's suite of tools.<p>The Raptr application tools provide game …

Gaming

The World Is Nintendo's (If Only They'd Take It)

Thirty years after the debut of the NES, Nintendo still finds themselves as a leader in the video game industry. That’s an unprecedented position to be in, as all Nintendo’s rivals have fallen to their might, and stranger still, Nintendo persists in being the “model” example of many of the best …

Fourth-grader says he has the One Ring, school suspends him for terrorist threat, dad says

A fourth-grader in west Texas has been suspended, his father says, because he pretended to have a ring like the One Ring from The Lord of the Rings canon, and said it could make a classmate disappear.<p>Dad Jason Steward said he was told his son's claim amounted to making a terrorist threat.<p>Steward …

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5 Things Successful Parents Know About Kids And Money

Teaching kids about money is complicated. We want our kids to be responsible savers, but not greedy hoarders. We want them to be generous and philanthropic, but not naïve and idealistic. We want them to be successful, but thanks to 2,000 plus years of meek-shall-inherit-the-earth messaging from a …

Microsoft is 'really looking at' streaming from PC to Xbox One

Microsoft is "really looking at" enabling streaming from a Windows 10 PC to an Xbox One, Xbox head Phil Spencer said following a Windows 10 event today.<p>Earlier today, Spencer took the stage at the event to reveal a Windows 10 feature that works in the opposite way, allowing streaming Xbox One games …