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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 vs. iPad Air

Size<p>If you hold both tablets in landscape mode, the Galaxy Tab S is 4 percent taller and 3 percent wider than the iPad Air. But one of the Tab S' …

Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition finally arrives to Android

Back in January of 2013, Beamdog revealed they had run into a snag with the Android version of Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition, leading to a delay. And that was pretty much the last we heard about the whole effort, until today.<p>Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition has finally arrived to Android, priced at …

Nintendo's Famous Game Boy turns 25 Tomorrow

April 21, 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the release of Nintendo’s Game Boy, the handheld device that changed the world.<p>Released in 1989, and …

How to Take a Massive Leap Forward in Your Writing Through One Simple Exercise

As a historian of alternative spiritual movements, I strive to understand the careers of people who lived by unusual -- and often misunderstood -- ideas. I analyze individuals, from occultists to positive-thinkers, whose inner lights, depending on one's perspective, can appear eccentric, brilliant …

Starting Stone #6: Shaman

Introduction<p><b>by Elanshin</b><p>Greetings friend, the elements will destroy you! To avoid Thrall bringing the wrath of Doomhammer on you, why not learn to be …

Trump's Arena List: Druid

Introduction<p>Time for some class! With all of the boring neutral cards out of the way, it’s time to get into the class-specific cards. Seeing that …

DKMR’s Deck of the Week #1, Warrior Control

• Home<br>• DKMR’s Deck of the Week #1, Warrior Control<p>by Team [IHU] - 4 years ago show comments<p><b>[DKMR]Alchemixt</b> here from team Don’t Kick My Robot to bring …

These 11 Apps Will Help You Finally Finish Your Novel

Jonathan Franzen, everyone's favorite literary grump, once said, "It's doubtful that anyone with an Internet connection at his workplace is writing good fiction." We understand what he's getting at: If you're embarking on the daunting and time-consuming task of writing a book, there's no shortage …

Invisible from the Inside Out

Everything I have, aside from what I’m wearing, is in a light brown vinyl purse with two outside pockets. The arm strap and the bottom are darkish …

Improving Technical Play #3: Calculating Value : hearthstone

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36 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime

…Or next week.<p>Is your sex life screaming for an upgrade? Yeah, we hear you. Getting freaky has a way of getting stale the more time you log with your partner. The good news: It's easy to turn things around by switching up your sex positions (no venturing into anal sex territory necessary...unless …

Top iPhone apps gone free

Subscribe to our newsletter:<p>Prices were last updated 17 minutes ago<p>Only here can you find the latest and best iPhone apps gone free today. Our …

10 Reasons You Should Have More Orgasms

Aside from the fact that they feel amazing

Immune System

The 12 Best Games for the DS

Long the 800-lb gorilla of handheld gaming, the DS is in its twilight, besieged by smartphones and pushed aside by the 3DS. And, yet, you got one, …

Watch What Happens When Internet Addicts Go Offline

You like the internet? I do! I'm online a lot (for work, <i>work</i>, I say), and perhaps you are, too. Think you could go off the grid for a week?<p>Creative …

GTA 5 on SNES! (16-bit Trailer)

Techland shows day-and-night zombie killing (with a sledgehammer) in Dying Light

Video game maker Techland recently showed off a cool combat demo on the PlayStation 4 from its upcoming Dying Light. In the open-world zombie game, you can fight the undead during both the daytime and the night.<p>The zombies are somewhat easy to beat in the day, but they become powerful hunters, …

Telltale Games Announces New 'Borderlands' And 'Game Of Thrones' Episodic Series

Telltale Games is on fire following the success of their award-winning <i>Walking Dead</i> game. The developer followed that success up with the excellent <i>Wolf Among Us,</i> another episodic series still in its first season.<p>Tonight Telltale announced two new episodic franchises: <i>Tales from the Borderlands</i>, …

The top 10 books given in books

Giving books as presents is a tricky business. Give the right person the right book at the right time and minor miracles can occur – horizons broadened, home truths revealed, the very landscape of an individual's mind changed for ever.<p>But influence works both ways. Give the wrong person the wrong …

The Globe 100 guide to the year's best books

Self-published erotica writers strike back

The naughty writers have struck back.<p>Yesterday, Jacket Copy's Carolyn Kellogg reported on<p>Amazon, Kobo and other e-book retailers' cracking down on self-published erotica on their websites, attempting to remove titles of works that depict incest, rape and child pornography.<p>Now, as Publishers …

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How Much Self-Published Content Is 'Erotica'? A Lot

Nearly a third of self-published ebooks are “erotica,” according to a new analysis from Digital Book World and the Book Genome Project*, compared with about 1% of traditionally published ebooks.<p>What’s more, nearly 10% of that subset of self-published ebooks has themes of incest or bestiality.<p>How …

88 Books That Teach Important Lessons

A Picture Book of Helen Keller (Picture Book Biography) by David A. Adler tells readers that we are all different with different abilities but are …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

There Is No Left Brain/Right Brain Divide

You are hardly alone if you believe that humanity is divided into two great camps: the left-brain and the right-brain thinkers — those who are …

The Neuroscientist Who Discovered He Was a Psychopath

One afternoon in October 2005, neuroscientist James Fallon was looking at brain scans of serial killers. As part of a research project at UC Irvine, …

How Oxytocin Makes Men (Almost) Monogamous

What happens when a man finds “the one”? His brain gets washed in oxytocin.<p>The hormone and brain chemical best known for its role in love — it’s also …

Keep Count Of Anything With Counters•

Counters• ($0.99) by Addo Label is a simple tallying app that is designed perfectly for iOS 7.<p>No matter what it is in life, sometimes it’s nice to …

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Spec Sheet: comparing the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Wii U

<i>A lot of products come out each week — we don't highlight all of them, but all of them make it into The Verge Database. In Spec Sheet, a weekly series, we survey the latest product entries to keep track of the state of the art.</i><p>The new generation of game consoles is finally here in its entirety. …