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A Cute, New Game To Unravel

Posted by on Feb 5, 2016

The current trend in the video game industry is getting a little old. A majority of new, popular video games have a plot based on war and assassination. This makes people who are fairly inexperienced in the video game world feel as if they’re too late to the party. Almost all new or upcoming games are building off an existing series, so It’s refreshing to hear about a new release with an original plot. Too many games require getting a team together, either locally or online. Personally, when I desire to play a video game, I’m seeking solitude. I want a fun, one player game to escape in and feel good about. Similar in style to Sony’s Little Big Planet is a game that I may find to be quite enjoyable – called Unravel. Unravel has been developed by Coldwood Interactive and published by Electronic Arts. The character you play in this quirky, puzzle platform style game is named Yarny. He is an adorable, tomato colored creature. His bodily structure is made of red yarn (that’s why his name is Yarny....

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Top 10 list of Famous People Who Went Bankrupt

Posted by on Feb 17, 2014

Famous stars, whether singers, pop stars, rappers or actors are known for their wealthy and extravagant lifestyle that is associated with extreme spending or bad habits. Sometimes, the extreme spending can land these stars in financial troubles and it can even cause bankruptcy. Here is a list of the top 10 famous stars who went through financial issues that sometimes led to total bankruptcy. These problems include issues with the IRS, expensive divorces or they simply wasted away all of their money. 10) Kim Basinger: Kim Basinger was a very popular name in the 1980s and this popularity earned her millions of dollars. She did not just spend her money on unnecessary things, but she went overboard and bought an entire town for twenty million dollars when she bought Braselton, Georgia. Add to that the 8 million dollars she paid when she lost her lawsuit for breach of contract, all of that left Kim going towards bankruptcy. 9) Michael Jackson: Although Michael Jackson did not declare bankruptcy but at the time of his death, he was deep into debt that his...

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Microsoft Ships 4 Million Xbox One Units in 2013

Posted by on Jan 27, 2014

Microsoft has shipped almost four million Xbox Gaming consoles by the end of last year, as was announced by the company as well as more than 3,500,000 Xbox 360 units. These strong shipping numbers really aided Microsoft in its Q2 revenues that totaled up to 24.52 billion dollars, which is a great increase from last year’s 21.46 billion dollar. Watch a comparison between the PS4 and Xbox One down...

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The Expendables 3

The Expendables 3

Feb 27, 2014

The Expendables are back for another movie and this time, the team is going to come face to face with Mil Gibson, who plays the role of Conrad Stonebanks. He is the person who has co founded the team years ago with Barney, played by Stallone. Check out this indie film...

Oldboy

Oldboy

Feb 26, 2014

A man gets kidnapped for 20 years and gets locked up in solitary confinement for twenty years without any clear reasons. After he is let out, he embarks on a mission of vengeance and retribution as he tries to find out why he was kidnapped. Check out this indie film...

The Top Ten Anti-Valentine Day Movies

The Top Ten Anti-Valentine Day Movies

Feb 25, 2014

February is the month of love, because on the 14th of it, it is Valentine ’s Day. It is when the entire world turns red with teddy bears, flowers and heart shaped sweets. If you think that this post is about Valentine, then you are wrong, it is the exact opposite, it is about the top 10 Anti Valentine movies that you would want to see. So check out the list we have compiled for you: 10) Sleepwalk With Me: Sleepwalk With Me is a great movie that stars Mike Birbiglia who is a stand up comedy performer and his career is taking off but it has a drastic effect on his 8-year relationship. The movie will give you all of the hope that you need if you are going through some rough time. The movie also stars the beautiful Lauren Ambrose who is such a sweetie pie. 9) Lars and the Real Girl: Ryan Gosling has to be the last guy you would imagine starring in an Anti Valentine movie. In this movie, he plays the role of a loser who can’t get a girlfriend and decides to purchase a sex doll and treats her like a real girl. This movie is guaranteed to make you feel good for yourself if you ignore the uplifting feeling that you might feel near the end of the movie. 8) Ruby Sparks The movie is about a teen writer who conjured the girl of his dreams who is called Ruby Sparks in order for her to be in his new novel. The surprise is, she materializes and becomes a real girl but this come with a twist. She will do and say whatever he writes. It is a dream comes true for us men, since we are control freaks who are jealous. 7) Broken Flowers Bill Murray finds a letter without a name that says that he has a son. He goes across the country in order to get in touch with all of his old flames so he can find who of them became pregnant in hopes of locating the writer of the letter. It shows that men who sleep around will end up alone,...

The Top 10 Romantic Movies About Time Travel

The Top 10 Romantic Movies About Time Travel

Feb 20, 2014

There are many Time Travelling movies that were released in the last few years but most of them were action movies with thrilling twists. On the other hand, there are a few movies that had a romantic story in which the power of love urged and helped the protagonists of the movies to time travel to save their loved ones. Here is a list of the romantic movies that had a time traveling theme. 10) Winter’s Tale: This is the latest movies that fall under this genre. It stars Russell Crowe and Collin Farrell. Collin Farrell plays the role of a burglar who falls in love with an heiress while breaking in into her place. She turns out to be very sick ad drying and his love for her enables him to travel between space and time. He finds himself in modern day New York with no memory but knows he is there for a reason. 9) About Time: Pretty much like the Time Traveler’s Wife, in this movie, Rachel McAdams delves into the romance genre with a time travelling story. She plays the wife of a British man who works as lawyer who finds out that he can travel through time and decides to do so in order to enhance his future with his wife. 8) The Lake House: In this movie, Alex, played by Keanu Reeves is an architect who lives in 2004 while Sandra Bullock’s character, Kate, is a doctor living in 2006. They fall in love through letters that are found in a mail box in a Lake house where they have lived before. They then find out the magical powers of the box and they use it so they can be together rather than just sending each other letters. 7) Blast from the Past: In this movie, Brenden Fraser’s character did not really travel in time, but it was stuck in the 1960s when his parents feared the cold war and built a bunker underground. After 30 years, he goes out and starts to discover the modern day life and finds out that what his parents told him and the nuclear bombs never happened. 6) Sliding Doors: Sliding Doors...

Top 10 list of Famous People Who Went Bankrupt

Top 10 list of Famous People Who Went Bankrupt

Feb 17, 2014

Famous stars, whether singers, pop stars, rappers or actors are known for their wealthy and extravagant lifestyle that is associated with extreme spending or bad habits. Sometimes, the extreme spending can land these stars in financial troubles and it can even cause bankruptcy. Here is a list of the top 10 famous stars who went through financial issues that sometimes led to total bankruptcy. These problems include issues with the IRS, expensive divorces or they simply wasted away all of their money. 10) Kim Basinger: Kim Basinger was a very popular name in the 1980s and this popularity earned her millions of dollars. She did not just spend her money on unnecessary things, but she went overboard and bought an entire town for twenty million dollars when she bought Braselton, Georgia. Add to that the 8 million dollars she paid when she lost her lawsuit for breach of contract, all of that left Kim going towards bankruptcy. 9) Michael Jackson: Although Michael Jackson did not declare bankruptcy but at the time of his death, he was deep into debt that his estate had to deal with more debts instead of dealing with assets. Michael Jackson was not a stranger to extravagant spending because he made millions because after all, he was the king of pop. 8) Mike Tyson: This one is an no brainer because the powerful and deadly boxer had his share of trouble with the law and with the IRS. He filed for bankruptcy back in 2003 after he had to pay millions to the IRS, after all, financial management was not his thing, combine that with extravagant spending and you got yourself the perfect combo for bankruptcy. 7) Donald Trump: This might be surprising to many, heck, it was even surprising to me since Donald Trump is a name that is always associated with rich, wealth and money. What many people do not know that he has filed for bankruptcy, not once, but multiple times. He has money in plenty of markets but he lost almost all of his money that was in the casino business in the 1990 and once again in 2004 when he lost more than 1 billion...

Blogging Advice

Blogging Advice

Feb 17, 2014

Advice on your blog’s host, audience and competitors If you are managing a blog on behalf of your company and would like to use it for building a stronger online presence and for attracting more potential customers. Before you can do this, you need to ensure you choose the right host platform, but also that you know who your audience is and what blogs you are competing with. Hosting You can find plenty of hosting platforms nowadays. The essential aspect to consider is to start with a free service and, as you build a strong audience, start to invest in premium services. It is important that the platform you choose is created by someone with experience and can be trusted. Always remember that the any downtime of your host will make your blog inaccessible. Know your audience and competitors Studying others in the industry to see how they can tackle certain problems is one of the first things you should do when starting your own blog. You need to see how popular blogs in the industry approach a certain problem and you should learn from them if you want to gain popularity. Another way to gain popularity is to buy US Facebook likes USA to really get your Facebook page going in the right direction. A lot of people also buy Facebook status likes to heighten user engagement. Things that you could watch on your competitor’s blogs and social media pages include the length of their post, the way they present information and also the type of language used and the interaction with their users. Although everyone fights for fame and success in the blogging industry, it is not uncommon for bloggers to engage in mutual promotion agreements through link exchange. If possible, try finding similar blogs and reach such an understanding. This will result in more traffic for your posts and an increased popularity. All in all, as long as you post high quality content on a regular basis and follow these simple rules, your blog will become more and more...

Top 10 animated Characters Who Became Real

Top 10 animated Characters Who Became Real

Feb 13, 2014

Animated and cartoon movies are sometimes too good that they are transformed into real movies. Of course, the makers usually approach the movie with a more sophisticated and an adult way so the movie can sit well with the adult audience. Here is a top 10 list for some of the most iconic animated movies and characters that were adopted into real live movies. 10) Maleficent: Maleficent was released a while ago and it starred Angelina Jolie who has the facial structure and the attitude needed to play the role of a titular villain. She plays the character that has been in the middle of many childhood movies and nightmares. So if you are looking to enjoy a top notch fairy tale that is fun, exciting and grim, then Maleficent is what you are looking for. 9) Snow White and the Huntsman: When we hear Snow White, we always think of the naïve beautiful girl who just spends time in the woods with the dwarves. The movie was nothing like the fairy tale as it only adopted its core story but it will filled with action and thriller. The movie starred Charlize Theron and Kristen Stewards as well as the Hunstman, Chris Hemswroth. 8) Cruella De Vil in 101 Dalmatians Who does not know Cruella De Vil, she is the black and white Villain of the 100 Dalmatians movie who wanted to capture all of the 101 Dalmatians so she can turn them into coats and bags. It was adopted into a big screen movie back in 1996 and it was a great hit that appealed to the animated movie fans. 7) Snake Eyes in G.I Joe: Who does not love the mysterious Snake Eyes, the master of the sword of the G.I Joe Squad. The sword ninja who never talks. He was brought to the big screen in the blockbuster movie, G.I Joe: Rise of the Cobra and he was like everything we imaged him to be, deadly, silent and a true killer with the sword. He also appeared in the sequel of the movie, Retaliation which starred the Rock (Dwayne Johnson). 6) The Ninja Turtles: Although, The Mutating Ninja Turtles was originally...

The Best 8 Rated R American Movies

The Best 8 Rated R American Movies

Feb 11, 2014

There are many Rated R American movies that came out in the past decade but only a handful of them became a great success. Here is a list of the best 7 Rated R movies that became iconic movies that we never forget about that included the word American in them. They were Rated R for curse language, racism, drugs, sex and violence, which is all of the good stuff that we look forward to seeing in movies. 8) American Beauty: This has to be one of the most memorable movies by Kevin Spacey. One of the most powerful and emotional themes was the Dinner scene where he and his wife pull on the last few loose ends of their relationship and shows how can this damage a relationship beyond repair. It is no wonder the movie was nominated for many awards. You can watch this scene right here. 7) American Hustle: This is one of the most recently released Rated R movies which allowed us to go deep into the world of scams and hustles of the professionals. It had a star studded cast that included Bradley Cooper, Christian Bale and Jennifer Lawrence among others. It is about a couple who specialize in scams who get caught and they are forced to help a wild FBI agent in getting three big names in cuffs. 6) American Psycho: This is yet another American Rated R movie that stars Christian Bale. He played the iconic role of an American Psycho who just liked to kill. It was not the breakout role for Christian Bale, not by a long shot, but it did change the way we looked at him. One of the most iconic scenes invovles naked and covered in blood Christian Bale as he chases a prostitute with a chainsaw down the halls and throws it from the top of the stairs to split her open. Did he really commit all of these crimes or was he hallucinating, watch the movie and find out. 5) American History X: If you want to watch a power movie that approaches racism against blacks, Hispanics or any other non-Nazi race, then this is the movie for you....

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