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Gaming Really Is Making You Thick… Brained!

Gaming Really Is Making You Thick… Brained! 0

Mention video games to a parent and you’re likely to hear something along the lines of it warping children’s brains, desensitising them, and making them fat; except the Wii of course, you can bowl on that! But whilst consoling may be making generations a little bit thicker set, research has shown it could also be(…)

Five Things You Need To Know About Pro Gaming

Five Things You Need To Know About Pro Gaming 0

While many of us stick to gaming as a purely recreational activity, some players out there make it their living. Pro gaming is a serious industry and one that gives fans and gamers alike the chance to step things up a gear. The rise of social aspects and online multi-player features in modern gaming has(…)

Texas Hold ‘em returns to the movie screens

Texas Hold ‘em returns to the movie screens 0

Casinos have long remained an iconic place for gamblers across the world to enjoy placing bets on a plethora of odds-based games in the hope of winning a fortune. Their considerable appeal and attraction is summarized by the millions of people who continuously travel to the most iconic locations in the world, such as Las(…)

The Rise Of eSports Betting

The Rise Of eSports Betting 0

eSports have risen hugely over the last few years growing from its humble online beginnings in the early 1990’s to a professional industry that sees thousands of gamers, and millions watching, particularly in the USA. Professional gaming is still relatively new to the world compared to the more traditional sports, with them not being recognised(…)

What Google Chromecast Means For Gaming

What Google Chromecast Means For Gaming 0

Google Chromecast is still in its infancy but has already made huge strides in the technology market, transporting the functions of web browser, Chrome to a high-definition television, giving users the chance to stream the likes of Netflix and YouTube beyond the desktop or mobile. Although whilst uses are still fairly limited, the demand is(…)

Trend Alert: Wearable Tech is here

Trend Alert: Wearable Tech is here 4

Technology has continually been integrated with our lives since the beginning of mankind. Over time, it has gotten more personal, convenient, and entertaining. It is no surprise that wearable tech is the newest trend taking over the tech world. From Google Glass to the Fitbit, wearable tech has the potential to change the way people(…)

Movie Stars come to Slot Machines

Movie Stars come to Slot Machines 0

Slot machines have remained amongst the most popular form of casino games through considerable addictiveness and bright lights that instantly tempt players to gamble. Although they are not the most technical or skilled form of games available across casinos, online sites and gaming apps, slot machines stand on their own as the only coin-based game(…)

A quick guide to buying pre-owned watches

A quick guide to buying pre-owned watches 0

If you love the unique style and designs of some of the high-end Swiss watches, you will glad to learn that you can find many for sale at unbelievable prices. Today, collectors and connoisseurs scour the internet and classified ads in search of pre owned watches. The good news is that you can find some(…)

Graphic: The top Super Bowl commercials of all time

Graphic: The top Super Bowl commercials of all time 0

Another Super Bowl is in the books. With the commercials, the foot, and the halftime show and a few people watching football, it always makes for a memorable day. This year, about half of the always-expensive commercials were memorable, and Radio Shack and Budweiser appeared to take the cake. What do you think? It’s time(…)

Video: “Sabotage” red band trailer released

Video: “Sabotage” red band trailer released 0

We have just received the new trailer for David Ayer’s new Schwarzenegger action romp that comes out in March. From the studio: Director David Ayer brings his signature gritty realism to this story of an elite team of DEA agents, who find themselves in trouble after busting one of the world’s deadliest drug cartels. Arnold(…)

Are you constantly overdrawn?

Are you constantly overdrawn? 0

Although we all strive to be on a sound financial footing to afford the cost of living and enjoy a certain quality of life, there are millions of Brits and Americans who are living beyond their overdraft limit. A new report from budgeting account provider thinkmoney has revealed that an estimated 4.5 million people throughout(…)

Graphics of the Day: Makeup, tattoos, and more!

Graphics of the Day: Makeup, tattoos, and more! 0

We have a trio of infographics for you today. Via: Temptu That was temporary. Now we get into the permanent…maybe? Here are some examples of the most regrettable tattoos ever! Via: LaserAway And, finally, here is something educational for you Gen-Yers on the cusp of adulthood. Via: Life Source Direct

Graphic: The evolution of musical education

Graphic: The evolution of musical education 0

Musical education has evolved well past the days of singing along as a teacher plays the piano. Today, psychologists understand that strong links between the mind’s processing of information and the processing of music exist. As such, it can be possible to boost your memory creation and information retention just by playing music. Does Music(…)

Graphic: Problems facing the US Power Grid

Graphic: Problems facing the US Power Grid 0

The US Power Sector is facing a crossroads – an aging demographic and a decreasing number of graduates are shrinking the workforce dramatically. A set of proposed solutions have been made including development of new training programs, national marketing campaign to improve the industry’s image, and sponsor student organizations focused on energy industry. New Jersey(…)

Graphic: Making money by recycling

Graphic: Making money by recycling 0

Who profits from recycling? Try everyone. General Motors saved $1 billion a year. Cities and towns are paying for their rubbish disposal with recycling profits, and it creates more jobs! Via: RecyclingBin.com

Infographic: How the iPhone is made

Infographic: How the iPhone is made 0

Have you ever wondered how an iPhone is made? Or how SO MANY iPhones get made so quickly? (. In fact, 34 million units of iPhone 5 were sold in its first 100 days.) It’s not pretty, and it’s a process involving the entire world. See below for more: Brought to you by www.financesonline.com |(…)

Anne Hathaway hits the cover of Glamour in January

Anne Hathaway hits the cover of Glamour in January 0

Anne Hathaway was interviewed by Eve Ensler for the January issue of Glamour about being one of the faces of One Billion Rising—a global movement to end violence against women, which was founded by Ensler. One Billion Rising is a world action that will culminate on February 14. They’re inviting one billion people—representing the number(…)