The MIT Technology Review just published an article titled Why Startups Are Struggling where it looks for answers to the question: Even amid the venture capital boom of the past few years, entrepreneurs are finding it harder to build big, enduring companies. Show More Summary
When I first heard that GMT and Playdek were going to make an iOS version of Twilight Struggle, I was quite excited. I supported the Kickstarter campaign with no hesitation. Playdek had always delivered good products ( Ascension, Summoner Wars and Agricola on iOS), so I had high confidence. Show More Summary
Perhaps Playdek took the Cold War theme of its game a bit too seriously when it decided to stealthily unleash its port of the classic board game Twilight Struggle [$7.99 (HD)] onto the App Store. Twilight Struggle, the award-winning, card-driven board game that simulates the Cold War, has been very eagerly awaited by board game
A correspondent surveys the relationship between Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama.
‘Twilight Struggle’ is widely considered to be one of the best board games ever created, but its dense rules and hours-long playtime means most copies end up gathering dust.
Twilight Struggle has been one of those board games I've heard a lot about but never managed to play (I lack real life friends). So, when I heard that Playdek was making a digital version of the game, I was excited because I would finally have the opportunity to get my hands on the game.
Well this is certainly going to inspire some inneresting fanfiction! On Monday, Anna Kendrick took to Twitter to request the assistance of a "strapping muscular man" as she was having some struggles in the kitchen. LOVES it! Video: Anna & Stephen Colbert Bond Over Lord Of The Rings She posted: Hi, I'm Anna, I'm alone tonight and I'm [...]
Robert Pattinson’s relationship with FKA Twigs appears to be doing just fine. Despite reports that the two were struggling, the Twilight star and British singer were recently spotted on a date in London, putting to rest rumors of a potential split. Show More Summary
The reviews appear to be unanimous. For Republican committee members, yesterday's aggressively-billed, epic, hinge-of-history interrogation of Hillary Clinton was something ranging from a catastrophe to, as The Washington Examiner'sShow More Summary
Although Robert Pattinson is quickly building an impressive film resume, the former Twilight star recently revealed that he still struggles with reviews. In fact, in an interview with Belfast Telegraph, Pattinson explained how a strange addition helps him deal with all of the critics. Show More Summary
Last Tuesday I played round one of my 2015 club championship, defending my 2014 title. I’ve been struggling the last few weeks and I struggled during the first round. The course was […]
We have officially entered the Twilight Zone when Rick Perry is the voice of Republican reason: NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s comparison of his fight with labor unions to the U.S. struggle against the Islamic State was “inappropriate” and a “mistake,” likely Republican presidential competitor and former Texas Gov. Show More Summary
The aerospace industry has finally won its long, twilight struggle to sell drones overseas: The Obama administration unveiled a new policy Tuesday allowing foreign allies to buy military drones, a move that could have potentially far-reaching implications for global security partnerships and the U.S. Show More Summary
The numbers behind the highest rated (and best-selling) cold-war themed board game: Twilight Struggle. (FiveThirtyEight via @cdixon)
Former Governor and former and future presidential candidate Mike Huckabee says the GOP must gird its loins for battle with gay marriage or he's out.
GOP far right girds loins, prepares for long twilight dog-whistling struggle against the scourge of gay marriage. Ed Kilgore has the details.
Go here and here to catch up on our coverage of the Simmons-Goodell row. Sports fans from the in-tray now have the floor: Your take on Bill Simmons as a fight over journalistic independence is largely misleading. Does ESPN have a stake in the economic success of the NFL? You bet. Does that mean that […]
The comments that got Bill Simmons suspended: My take is here. VanDerWerff considers the places of ESPN and the NFL in the controversy: While it seems unlikely Goodell asked ESPN to suspend one of its employees for calling him a liar, the situation speaks to how much power the NFL has in the modern media […]
I mean, yeah, they went there. pic.twitter.com/SJK1ld0ya1 — Isaac (@WorldofIsaac) September 25, 2014 Bill Simmons has about as much clout as an individual journalist as anyone out there. Immensely popular, he is one of the few individuals who managed to get a big media company – ESPN – to give him his own sandbox, Grantland, […]
L abor Day, 2014, comes at a time when Americans have concluded—correctly—that their country is downwardly mobile. In a Rutgers University poll released last week, 71 percent of Americans said they believed the changes to the economy caused by the Great Recession are permanent. Show More Summary