Marcus Iannello

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Know Your Lore: Azeroth

Azeroth is special in the <i>Warcraft</i> cosmos — it’s unique in more ways than one, and so are its inhabitants. It’s not just the origins that make the …

Nintendo just announced a new game console — here's everything we know

Nintendo finally announced its new video game console on Thursday morning. It's called Nintendo Switch. You can learn more about it right here.<p>Its last console, the Wii U, <i>tanked</i>. As such, the company is rocketing away from it on the way towards the Switch. It arrives in March 2017!<p>But even though …

World of Warcraft Legion: 8 Super Easy Ways to Farm WoW Gold

<i>**Update 9/30/16: With auction house prices changing drastically since originally writing this, we’ve had to make some additions to keep that gold</i> …

How algorithms rule our working lives

Employers are turning to mathematically modelled ways of sifting through job applications. Even when wrong, their verdicts seem beyond dispute – and they tend to punish the poor<p>A few years ago, a young man named Kyle Behm took a leave from his studies at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, …

Employment

The Honest Answer to Why You're Not Successful (It's Not What You Think)

How many times have you felt this?<p>I have this phrase, whenever I get really into something. I say, "I'm on my honor grind."<p>Back in 2005, I was a 15-year-old playing World of Warcraft 19 hours a day. In the game, you earned rewards through what was called "the honor system" (nicknamed "the honor …

Motivation

World of Warcraft Legion Leveling: Faster, Better, Stronger

While Warlords of Draenor didn’t quite live up to the expectations of many, one thing players can agree upon is that the zones were beautiful, and …

The Story Behind the Planet's Most Influential Road Map of "Weird Music"

Nurse With Wound's <i>Chance Meeting on a Dissecting Table of a Sewing Machine and an Umbrella</i> LP, upper left. along with albums by bands from the NWW …

Vinyl Records

4 Tips to Make Your Windows 10 Computer Run Faster

Microsoft’s newest operating system is getting better all the time, and if you’ve already updated, you’re no doubt wondering how to get the best …

Diving into one of the strangest pre-built gaming PCs on the market

A great look and interesting features combined with serious downsides<p>Where do you draw the line between aesthetics and ease of use? The answer to that question will go a long way in determining how you feel about iBuyPower's Revolt 2 systems. I've been using one for a few weeks, and there are some …

Next Rocket League DLC Pack Coming Soon

Zippy-Dee-Doo-Dah.<p>Psyonix has announced that the next DLC pack for Rocket League will be called Revenge of the Battle Cars, and is due for release in …

Windows 10 tips for gamers: How to save your bandwidth, do a clean install, and more

Just because you have a new operating system doesn’t mean everything is working like it should.<p>Windows 10<p>New Windows 10 game<br>• How to get Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition<p>Here’s a secret: If you installed Windows 10 today, you agreed to have your computer act as a peer-to-peer host for sharing Windows …

PBS explains the magical math behind 'No Man's Sky'

<i>No Man's Sky</i> is impressive. It's a mind-bogglingly massive game and from what we've seen, it's pretty to boot. But enough about that -- let's talk about <i>math</i>. Specifically, the math that makes this game possible. The YouTube channel <i>PBS Game/Show</i> has collected the numerical information that makes <i>No</i> …

How to cancel/stop Apple Music subscriptions from automatic renewal after free trial

Apple Music officially launched today in iOS 8.4 alongside an integrated radio service featuring the 24/7 live streaming station known as Beats 1. Everyone is getting a free three month trial, but once that ends, Apple will start charging the credit card on your Apple ID with either the $9.99/month …

Nick Cave Is Now a Toy

Do you like Nick Cave? Do you ever wish you had your own miniature Nick Cave to play with? Well, you're in luck: Specialty artist Plasticgod has designed a series of toys modeled on Cave himself. That's one of them above; there are six in total, which you can check out below.<p>Each of the toys is …

San Diego

A Week With El Capitan, the Next Version of Mac OS X

The latest version of Mac OS X, El Capitan, was named quite intentionally. El Capitan is one of Yosemite National Park's most recognizable landmarks, …

Apps

GTA in Real Life is Mind-blowing

PC graphics are still better.<p>Ever wondered what GTA would look like in real life? If so you’re in luck, as a team of exceptionally talented YouTubers …

28 Wedding Proposals Every Geek Dreams Of

If your boyfriend or girlfriend doesn't propose to you in a manner that appeals to your specific fandom, they aren't worth marrying.

Adobe Character Animator Lets You Make Cartoons Speak With Face Tracking

Facial recognition is one of the earliest skills that baby humans learn. Considering how important paying attention to faces is to our survival it is no surprise that computer vision researchers have put a lot of effort into this field of research. The applications of static facial recognition have …

Roundup: All Of Google's Jokes For April Fools' Day 2015

Google has yet again gotten into the spirit of April Fools’ day this year and the company hasn’t disappointed so far.<p>Usually, Google does so many jokes that it’s hard to follow, so we’re rounding them all up here for your viewing pleasure.<p>Self driving Chromebooks<p>“The most intimate digital …

School Of Tech: First-Time PC Building Budget, Best AMD And Nvidia Graphics Card Brand?

It’s no surprise that people have a myriad of questions about building and buying PCs and their associated components. That’s why I recently opened an Ask.FM account and invited anyone to shoot their questions over for me to ponder and answer. After seeing the nature and frequency of these …

Computer Hardware

6 Things To Consider Before Building Your Next Gaming PC

Believe it or not, the act of physically building your first PC is relatively simple. It’s the research beforehand and process of choosing your parts that can be daunting. Will X component be compatible with Y component? Is this case future proof? How large a power supply do I need? What should I …

Computer Hardware

How To: Play Super Nintendo Games on iPhone / iPad in iOS 8 [No Jailbreak]

Craving Super Nintendo games like Super Mario Kart, Super Punch-Out and more on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad running iOS 8 without a jailbreak? …

The Cartridge Family, by Jimmy the Loch

supported by<p>Leo Stableford A pleasing rough industrial edge to this nerd-core odyssey. The rhymes are always fast and tight, bouncing like a small …

The Non-Jailbreakers Guide to Emulation on iOS

Technically speaking, you're not supposed to be able to install emulators on an iPhone to play classic games. But that doesn't mean it's not …