Now that GTA 5 has made it to PC at long (long, long) last, many players are finding that the port was worth the wait. The game runs fantastically well and seems to be the culmination of everything Rockstar has learned since the original launch of the title back on [...]
The delightful Stewart Butterfield: "Q So do you think Slack is worth $3 billion? A It is, because people say it is." Read the rest
Guest essay by Mike Jonas In January 2012, my article “Peak Oil – the R/P Ratio re-visited” was posted on WUWT. 3 years on, maybe this ever-controversial subject is worth (re-)re-visiting. In 2012, I said that it was getting ever more difficult to increase production, and that I suspected that we were already at…
Producer Steven Paul Leiva (Space Jam) put this bit of wonderful ephemera on his YouTube channel awhile back, and it’s well worth taking three minutes to watch: the “pencil-test trailer” for an animated version of Will Eisner’s The Spirit that was almost made in 1980 by Brad Bird and Gary Kurtz. Read more...
Still think of washed-up rap stars and vapid housewives with mafia connections when you see a 2015 Cadillac Escalade ? So did I. Then I drove the thing and holy crap– it’s comfortable, high-tech, and smooth as hot butter on a bowling lane. Read more...
I have been asked this question many times by Pointshogger readers: “Whether airline flight passes are worth it?” The short answer is, it depends. Flight Passes are a prepaid package of one-way flight credits used for travel within a selected geographic zone, during a specific period, either for a set or unlimited number of flights. Show More Summary
It's Record Store Day, which means you have an excuse to obsess over beautiful record stores Since 2007, Record Store Day has been a widely celebrated event for lovers of vinyl. Shops all around the world participate, while hundreds of musicians release limited-edition vinyl for the occasion. Show More Summary
To Matthew McConaughey, the second Star Wars trailer is more than just alright, alright, alright. It's two epic minutes worth of crying, laughing and more ups and downs than the Millennium Falcon taking flight through a meteor belt. A...Show More Summary
It’s not everyday you see Amber Rose with hair. However, when you do, she makes it worth your attention. Via Instagram, Amber shows off her “Jessica Rabbit” look. Since Rose was young, she’s alternated through various short and long hair lengths. Show More Summary
Stunning, sensational, dazzling and epic! These are just a few of the adjectives that first come to mind when describing An American In Paris. It took over 60 years for this show to make it to Broadway, and it was well worth the wait! This is now the best show we have seen this season - by [...]
The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to. Now, before anyone goes over-thinking this, it doesn't necessarily mean our Game of the Week pick is the highest scoring game
For a long time, I didn't think it was worth spending more than an hour on a beach, even the most beautiful ones, unless there were some nice cliffs nearby showing some interesting geology. My views in this regard have changed dramatically...Show More Summary
It’s Friday, buddy! Relax, and enjoy a slice of insightful gaming writing from the week that was. Read more...
You may not like traffic, but you probably don't hate it as much as the Taiwanese art collector whose handbag containing $5.4 million worth of jewels was stolen Wednesday afternoon while she sat in a traffic jam in Paris. Robbers smashed...Show More Summary
Earth Day is nearly upon us. The April 22 event, now in its 45th year, is meant to help draw attention to environmental issues, but remember, there are 364 other days to care about the planet. Things have changed in the U.S. since the...Show More Summary
It?s safe to say that Netflix has grown into a monolithic multi-media monster. Yet, as often as that fact is discussed, the true breadth of its growth is probably not something that is widely conceived. But their Q1 earnings for 2015 prove they're king of the mountain. Click To Continue Reading
Given the importance of the Medicare program to America's seniors and doctors, it's worth asking: how did we end up with a bill that replaced one unsustainable cost structure with a slightly different unsustainable cost structure?
Straw... meet camel's back... Before we start, it is perhaps worth noting that the US equity market is now the worst performing asset YTD (beaten by gold, credit, bonds, and oil)... Year-to-Date, Trannies are ugly, The Dow just went red then was liofted to close pefectly unchanged YTD, and the S&P is up less than 1%... Show More Summary
Is the Nexus 6 worth its premium price, or are there better options to get your Lollipop fix?
The atmospheric neo-noir may not entirely resolve its mysteries, but it is worth taking the journey. [ more › ]