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Sean Murray says the No Man's Sky patch will make people very happy

Hello Games founder Sean Murray says a big No Man's Sky patch is now in testing, but if you don't want to wait, you can grab it right now through the …

Camping in Great Smoky Mountain National Park

Known as much for its majestic beauty as for the fact that it’s one of the biggest protected areas in the Eastern U.S. for black bears, Great Smoky …

Hiking

Glacier National Park has spectacularly beautiful unspoilt nature

Do you know what National Park has the mountain goat as its official symbol? Here are some clues:<p>The park has over one million acres within its …

Xbox One and PC-Exclusive The Solus Project Pits the Player Against the Planet

The year is 2183 and the planet Earth is a write-off. You are sent into space with the purpose of discovering a new hope for humanity. It's a high-stakes mission, but the trip takes a turn for the worst when your ship crash lands on an uncharted planet and you must embark on a fight against the …

Meteor Showers

HBO is fighting Game of Thrones piracy in the best possible ways

We once called <i>Game of Thrones</i> "free-to-play" television, in that piracy was rampant but HBO didn't seem to care.<p>That was a year ago, and a few things have changed. HBO cares, but the cable company is doing all the right things to fix things.<p>"In an unprecedented move, <i>Game of Thrones</i> will premiere in …

14 Of The Coolest Video Game Easter Eggs In The World

Sometimes it's a secret room. Sometimes it's a whole playable level. Sometimes it's a secret message.<p>The first well-known Easter egg appeared in a video game called "Adventure," which was released in 1979 for the Atari 2600 console. The game's author was annoyed he didn't get credit for his work, …

Eggs

10 questions to ask a financial adviser

As important as it is to understand the fundamentals of financial planning, the reality is most of us don’t have the time, knowledge and/or interest …

'The Witness' is the modern day 'Myst' you've been waiting for

<i>Myst</i> was a masterpiece, but it hasn't aged well. Its structure is rigid and its puzzles are obtuse, but there's still something about that beautiful, mysterious island that's just aching to be explored. There have been sequels, but Jonathan Blow's <i>The Witness</i> might just be the first proper successor.<p>…

6 Tombs That Probably Weren’t Worth Raiding

The awesome <i>Tomb Raider</i> reboot is free to download on PS3 as of yesterday, which got us thinking: of the many real life tombs out there, which ones …

AEV Brute Double Cab Filson Edition

American Expedition Vehicles is a Michigan-based company that designs and manufactures high quality specialty components for Jeep Wranglers. These …

NERO: A Journey Through the Myst

Mixing old school adventures with modern day classics, we get the first hands-on with this colourful debut.<p>With its fluorescent purple skies, twisted …

Steam Machine test units rolling out this week

Valve will begin shipping Steam Machines and Steam Controllers to beta testers this Friday, Dec. 13, according to a post on the Steam Community site.<p>Valve announced in September that it would send prototypes to 300 testers, and those receiving Steam Machines will hear from Valve today.<p>"The 300 …

The Best Thanksgiving Sides Ever

We've tracked down 13 can't-miss recipes for dishes that will threaten to upstage the main event at your Thanksgiving table.<p>Photo: William …

BBC to release free-to-play mobile game Doctor Who: Legacy

BBC will release a free-to-play game called <i>Doctor Who: Legacy</i> to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the popular sci-fi show, according to the game's official Twitter account.<p><i>Doctor Who: Legacy</i> is being developed for iOS and Android by Tiny Rebel Studios and Seed Studios and is "coming soon." No …

Europe's 10 Coziest Mountain Villages

As winter approaches, the first blankets of snow are falling on the great mountains of Europe and the continent's enchanting mountain towns are gearing up for a new season of visitors eager to hit the slopes or take in the unique local culture that these mountain regions seem to inspire. While …

European Travel

Xbox One and PS4: Why The Best Choice Might Be Neither

<i>It’s November, and that means that next -gen consoles are finally on their way. Both consoles have their strengths and weaknesses, and both consoles are going to appeal to different kinds of gamers. In that spirit, I’m running a mini-series on whether you should by the Xbox One, the PS4, or</i> …

First Jeep J8 Military Vehicle Rolls Off the Line in Egypt

It’s been a long time since Jeeps were made with military use in mind, but the legendary off-roaders have lost none of their status as go-anywhere workhorses. Now, for the first time in years, Jeeps will begin rolling off the line that are intended specifically for military and civilian government …