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Control is a ritual-obsessed, supernatural action game from the creator of Quantum Break

For the past few years, Remedy Entertainment has toyed with different ways to tell its stories. Its thriller game <i>Alan Wake</i> played out through episodic installments, not unlike a TV show. Sci-fi action-adventure game <i>Quantum Break</i> took the idea of television more literally, with a live-action series …

Xbox One

'I’m 55 and could die tomorrow': Why Hideo Kojima is making Death Stranding like it is his last game

When The Telegraph sits down for a rare audience with iconic game developer Hideo Kojima in a private meeting room off the E3 show floor his body is with us in downtown Los Angeles but his mind is very much up the road in Hollywood.<p>The night before he premiered the fourth trailer for his latest …

Los Angeles

Turn a wall outlet into a wireless charger with the Legrand Radiant

A clever idea that’s completely impractical for a lot of people<p>Wireless chargers are cheaper than ever, making it easy to put charging pads throughout your house. But what if instead of just putting charging pads everywhere, you built them straight into the wall?<p>That’s what Legrand envisions with …

The best home security system

<i>By Rachel Cericola and Grant Clauser</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After spending more than 40 hours researching and …

Futuristic new device lets you talk, text, even use maps with no cell service

If you enjoy hiking, climbing, skiing, or any other activity that generally takes place in a remote area, we found something you definitely need to …

Here’s how to watch the Google I/O keynote

The post Here’s how to watch the Google I/O keynote appeared first on TechnoBuffalo.

Exclusive: Chat is Google’s next big fix for Android’s messaging mess

How the successor to SMS will take on iMessage<p>A top-tier Android phone can cost upwards of a thousand dollars, and for that money, you’ll get some amazing features. It will have a stellar screen, top-flight camera, gobs of storage, and an absolutely atrocious texting experience.<p>It’s a problem. In …

How to accomplish more in 30 days than most people do in 365

“The best ambition killer is trying to play someone else’s game.” — Dan Sullivan<p>Craig Ballantyne, author of The Perfect Day Formula: How to Own the …

5 Ways to Turn Your Negative Self-Talk Into a More Productive Inner Dialogue

Negative self-talk will prevent you from living a positive life. Here's how to create a more powerful inner dialogue.<p>Whether you tell yourself, "I'm never going to be promoted," or you constantly think, "People think I'm weird," negative self-talk affects how you feel and how you behave. In fact, …

Are You Your Own Worst Enemy?

Do you find yourself dwelling on negative thoughts about yourself—repeatedly putting yourself down, criticizing yourself, comparing yourself to other …

How to immediately change your life for the better

There’s an old joke where a man says, “I really want to go to medical school, but it takes at least seven years–and I’ll be 50 in seven years!” A …

You can earn 155 times more interest just by using a different kind of savings account

If you let a $10,000 deposit sit in a standard savings account for a year, you'd earn a mere dollar in interest. That's because most major banks out there offer an interest rate of 0.01%. But if you put that $10,000 in a high-interest savings account at an Internet bank like Synchrony, Ally or …

Personal Finance

With 'Siren,' Unreal Engine blurs the line between CGI and reality

Epic Games has been obsessed with real-time motion capture for years, but the company is now trying to take its experiments with the technology one step further. Enter "Siren," a digital personality that it created alongside a few prominent firms in the gaming industry: Vicon, Cubic Motion, …

Unreal Engine

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is now on mobile in the US

<i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> is now available on mobile in the US, on both iOS and Android. The game has already been live in Asia for quite a while and came to Canada last week, but there wasn’t a launch date for the US.<p>The US release might have been sped up by <i>Fortnite Battle Royale</i> launching on …

If Your Employees Can't Answer This 1 Simple Question, They're a Lot Less Productive Than You Think

Nothing is more powerful for tracking productivity than these 6 words.<p>Want to know a dirty little secret in business? Everyone loves being busy.<p>Don't believe me? Try walking into your office and asking all of your employees this one simple question:<p>"What results did you achieve today?"<p>More often …

Pilot Aukey’s Mini Drone from your iPhone for just $10 Prime shipped

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Aukey Direct via Amazon offers its smartphone-controlled Mini Drone for <b>$9.99 Prime shipped</b>. That’s good for around $6 off the …

Drones

Ecobee Switch+ review

You might ask yourself how you ever lived without the Ecobee Switch+.<p>You might ask yourself how you ever lived without the Ecobee Switch+.<p>You might …

Smart Homes

The Simple Technique That Will Instantly Improve Your Marriage

In fairy tales, lasting love just happens. But in the real world, as I explore in my book <i>Happy Together: Using The Science Of Positive Psychology To</i> …

Happiness

Everything you've been told about how much water you're supposed to drink is a lie — here's the real rule you should follow

You should drink at least eight glasses of water a day, many of us were told as kids. The modern version of this is an astonishingly specific bit of advice from New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who advises that people drink "at least one-half of your body weight in ounces of water every …

Samsung Galaxy S9+ review

You probably don’t need a 4,000-word review to tell you that the Galaxy S9+ is a good phone. Now that everyone’s got all of the Note 7 jokes mostly out of their system, we can mostly agree that Samsung makes good phones. The S8 was great, and the S9 builds on that success in a number of ways.<p>The …

Phones

Here's why you might be better off having pizza for breakfast

A nutritionist just called pizza a healthier breakfast than cereal — a win for those of us who love a good slice. It turns out that all kinds of delicious pizza recipes could be a better choice than a bowl of America's favorite breakfast food.<p>"You may be surprised to find out that an average slice …

In Oscars Twitter ad, prominent women declare #HereWeAre

With the Academy Awards typically one of the most tweeted events of the year, Twitter itself hopes to get in on the momentum Sunday with a TV spot that resurfaces a hashtag born to spotlight women's visibility (or lack thereof) in the tech industry.<p>That hashtag, #HereWeAre, first appeared late last …

Social Media

Wireless phone charging while driving is now available and less than $30!

I'm sure you've heard of the new Qi wireless charging technology for your smartphones. Many people have one in there homes nowadays, but did you know …

Gear & Gadgets

Arsenic, Lead Found in Popular Protein Supplements

Whether for weight loss, muscle building, or simply as a convenient quick meal on the go, many Americans turn to protein powders and drinks.<p>But a new …

Nutrition

Unusual Furniture Design: These Super-Beds from China Come Loaded With Accessories

Shockingly, most of them are less than USD $500<p>I think the hours we spend sleeping are enough time to spend in a single piece of furniture. But for …

Furniture

24 Best Products on Amazon for Clean Freaks

There’s no shame in being a “Monica” (the beloved character from <i>Friends</i> who loved cooking, competition, and always, <i>always</i> keeping her home sparkling clean). Sure, you may be an obsessive “clean freak,” but you probably know you also are less susceptible to getting colds and generally finding gross …

Shopping

The Key to Weight Loss Is Diet Quality, Not Quantity, a New Study Finds

Anyone who has ever been on a diet knows that the standard prescription for weight loss is to reduce the amount of calories you consume.<p>But a new study, published Tuesday in JAMA, may turn that advice on its head. It found that people who cut back on added sugar, refined grains and highly processed …

Nutrition

Joanna Gaines’s Newest Obsession Is Actually Kind of Controversial

From double French doors to happy-hued kitchen islands, we’ve amassed a lot of crowd-pleasing design ideas from Joanna Gaines. But her latest trick? …

Joanna Gaines

iPhone 8 replacement could be Apple’s next big seller

The most expensive iPhone in the pipeline might not become the most popular. Reports lead us to believe there are three new iPhone models in …

Sonos made a playlist for Apple’s HomePod launch

Sonos is determined to make sure consumers know it also makes connected speakers and, hey, you know, it was here first, doing this thing for years! So today, the company released a playlist congratulating Apple on the launch of the HomePod. The playlist also serves as a message, with the title of …