Nick Caldwell

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New report sheds light on Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox One hardware updates

Following countless rumors of an upgraded Xbox One console set to be introduced later this year, a new report from <i>Thurrott</i> is the latest to lend …

How Microsoft spent $1 billion on a simple mistake with its best game console

But only one mistake cost $1 billion.<p>In May 2007, Bach writes in his book, "Xbox Revisited: A Gameplan for Corporate and Civic Renewal," a group of Xbox team leaders met in his basement to argue about a huge problem: widespread reports of dead Xbox 360 game consoles.<p>"At the end of a long, difficult …

3 Basic Krav Maga Moves That Can Save Your Life

Krav maga is the official combat system of the Israeli Defense Forces and an excellent system of self-defense for men and women. “It’s taught and …

Here's What Getting Spanked as a Kid Did to Your Personality, According to Science

If you got spanked as a kid, it probably didn't do you any good. In fact, it may have made your behavior even worse, new research suggests.<p>The more …

Behavioral Sciences

Your complete guide to avoiding procrastination and getting sh*t done

All of us procrastinate in one way or another.<p>I’m sure we can all remember putting off studying for that dreadful exam or thesis paper in college. But you’re not alone.<p>Over 25 percent of Americans think of themselves as chronic procrastinators, which is up from only five percent in 1978.<p>Before we …

Procrastination

Imperial Oil evaluating future of its 500 company-owned gas stations

Imperial Oil Ltd. is thinking about selling 500 gas stations to partners who would continue to sell fuel under the Esso brand.<p>Roughly two-thirds of Imperial's 1,700 Esso stations across Canada have been operating under what it calls a "branded wholesaler" model for about 15 years. The Calgary-based …

Samsung’s new Car Mode for Galaxy is its own Android Auto

Samsung just wrapped up its keynote event at the IFA trade show here in Berlin where it spent most of its presentation time discussing the trend of software powering everything in our lives, called Internet of Things. One peculiar new service in particular was an in-car dashboard app that works …

How Sleep Affects Your Willpower

Chances are, right now, you know someone that is trying to improve or change their behavior.<p>They may be trying to eat healthier or exercise more often to lose weight. Maybe they're simply trying not to yell at lazy coworkers.<p>The problem with self-improvement?<p>It's <i>really really</i> hard.<p>The good news is …