You wouldn’t expect a game where the key selling point is that it drives you into a controller-snapping rage and just gets harder the more you screw up would get a sequel, and yet, here we are with Dark Souls II. The game is a lot of fun, but make no mistake: It’s going to kick your ass until you fall over, and then it’ll kick you in the junk.
Three recent news items indicate that we're at the brink of a tipping point when it comes to voters supporting a warning label on sugary drinks. Dispatches From the California Soda Wars is a post from: CalorieLab - Health News & Information Blog
Thailand's year of living dangerously may be grinding to a conclusion. But is it moving to another stage -- or just another venue? For months, huge anti-corruption, pro-democracy marches have brought hundreds of thousands, perhaps millions as protestors claim, of peaceful but angry demonstrators into the streets of Bangkok. Show More Summary
Doubting your own abilities to the point where you don't (or can't) try anymore is a hell of a bad place to live in. Read more
Turley avoids calling him a dictator and in fact says he's not. But... The United States is at a constitutional tipping point: The rise of an uber presidency unchecked by the other two branches. This massive shift of authority threatens...
Below is my column in Sunday’s Los Angeles Times. I recently testified on this issue in three separate hearings before Congress (here and here and here). Last week, President Obama proceeded to add yet another suspension order to the health care law. It is part of a broader array of such unilateral actions that raise […]
At some point, you will be called upon to do public speaking. There are a few key things you can do to equip yourself for success when that time comes. The post 7 Public Speaking Tips (If You Don’t Want People to Actually Listen) appeared first on Lifehack.
And speaking of punching bags, it may get to the point where you are just being abused. That’s not okay. That’s when it’s time to stick up for yourself and tell the person that kind of behavior isn’t appropriate. If it continues, go to your boss about it. Just like we would recommend our clients handle their angry customers gently, the same goes for you. read more
Stewart D. Friedman, Wharton professor and author of "Baby Bust," presents new research.
Think you know all there is to know when it comes to your (or your client's) social media strategy? Certainly you have your ducks in a row but everyone can use a few additional tips and data points now and again, right? Right. And we have them for you right here. Show More Summary
Public speaking can be a nerve-wracking experience for anyone. If you become successful in the media industry, you’re bound to have to stand up in front of a crowd at some point in your career. Fortunately, we have some tips to helpShow More Summary
November 1922. Washington, D.C. "Auto wreck." Who'll be first to pinpoint the intersection? National Photo Company glass negative. View full size.
Most people pay someone to do their taxes for them. But, as one expert points out, there are plenty of mistakes people make when choosing a tax preparer. “I think the biggest one is somebody who guarantees you a refund. I mean without seeing your...
I’ve been massively active online for at least 10 years therefore I have built networks focusing on my favorite topics leading to a point where I invest my time into human intelligence instead of checking hundreds of article titles every day. Although, as others, I often face the problem of being efficient time-wise online as […]
Russia’s invasion of Crimea is a tipping point event that will further spur the American oil boom. The European Union (EU) and United States in 2008 threatened to slap economic sanctions on Russia for invading Georgia. But after a while...Show More Summary
From public pensions to investing tips, Warren Buffett had a lot to share in his latest shareholder letter. Business Insider lists the nine points Buffett discussed that are sure to catch everyone's attention. Warren Buffett's annual...Show More Summary
Do you know someone who reads tea leaves, or swears by the accuracy of geomancy? Well, Israeli designer Dor Tal has reason to believe that humanity has arrived at a particular tipping point in our long and storied history, where fortunetelling could not only be pertinent, but useful in everyday life to boot. Show More Summary
Many people worry about "tipping points" in the climate system. For example, could a small increase in Arctic temperatures cause a major methane release with accelerated global warming? Will a little warming cause rapidly accelerating...Show More Summary
A new tipping point in the world of tablets: today Gartner has released their tablet sales numbers for 2013, and Android has topped the list for the most popular platform for the first time, outselling Apple's range of iPad tablets nearly twofold. While Android took nearly 62% of sales on 121 million tablets, Apple sold 70 million for a 36% share. Read More