GTA: San Andreas HD Review

by on October 31, 2014

For a game with such a big world, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas starts in a pretty personal place. In the first mission, Carl Johnson silently mourns his recently deceased mother. Thanks to the upgraded textures and higher resolution (all the way up to 720p!), I could see pain in his face that wasn’t apparent […]

Supergirl Casting Notices Reveal New Details

by on October 31, 2014

UPDATED under the original article with even more casting details, featuring four more DC characters including Jimmy Olsen.  A couple of pivotal casting descriptions have come out regarding the new Supergirl TV series, which CBS has given an official series commitment. Based on the characters from DC Comics, Supergirl will follow Kara Zor-El. Born on […]

Presenting the Hyper-Flared, DUB-ed Out Toyota Yaris and Sienna You’ve, Uh, Been Waiting For?

by on October 31, 2014

DUB went for the cupcake and large-loaf ends of Toyota’s U.S. product lineup when it came to this year’s SEMA project cars. And they chose to travel the widebody route for both the Yaris and Sienna DUB Editions. The wee Yaris, resplendent in its pearl-white/black livery, features a pair of Mr. Fantastic flares stretched out over […]

Viva La Targa! Scion Chops Part of the Roof Off the FR-S Sports Car for SEMA

by on October 31, 2014

For years, rumors have swirled about Scion building a convertible version of the FR-S. Alas, well into the FR-S’ life cycle, such a thing has never appeared, at least not in production form. There was a concept, the FT-86 Open, which Scion parent company Toyota showed last year at the Geneva auto show. And along comes […]

The Truth About Workplace Politics

by on October 31, 2014

Somewhere along the line I heard the adage that politics is all about the allocation of scarce resources. If you think about workplace politics, that idea makes sense. What’s scarce in an organization? Resources like money, staff, titles and power get doled out. The office politics are the nasty process [...] Read The Full Story […]

LinkedIn, GoPro, Groupon, Goldcorp and Tempur Sealy International are big market movers

by on October 31, 2014

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE LinkedIn Corp., up $26.06 to $228.96 The online professional social network reported a third-quarter loss, but the results beat Wall Street expectations. See the Full Story at: Fox Business (Right Click – New Tab) Powered […]

2015 Mazda 3 2.5L Manual Hatchback Tested: Pricey, But Worth It

by on October 31, 2014

Passion and reason are infrequent bedfellows. You know this, right? It’s why the Italians earned the stereotype of building cars that set your hair on fire right before they set themselves on fire. So when friends and family ask for car-buying help, we tend to give bad advice. You’ve got $30,000 to spend? That’s a […]