The most ambitious browser mitigation yet for Spectre attacks comes to Chrome

(credit: Google) Google’s Chrome browser is undergoing a major architectural change to enable a protection designed to blunt the threat of attacks related to the Spectre vulnerability in computer processors. If left unchecked by browsers or operating systems, such attacks may allow hackers to pluck passwords or other sensitive data out of computer memory when […]

How to Set Ambitious and Achievable Career Goals (With Examples)

Taking your work to the next level means setting and keeping career goals. A career goal is a targeted objective that explains what you want your ultimate profession to be. Defining career goals is a critical step to achieving success. You need to know where you’re going in order to get there. Knowing what your […]

Elon Musk has published a new study about his ambitious plans to colonize Mars with SpaceX

Anaele Pelisson/Business Insider; Getty Images; Shutterstock; SpaceX SpaceX founder Elon Musk has authored a second academic study, published this month in the journal New Space. The paper describes SpaceX’s current plans for starting a Mars colony with a fully reusable Big Falcon Rocket system. The study closely follows an October 2017 talk Musk gave in […]

MAPPED: China’s most ambitious megaproject — the new Silk Road

Wikimedia Commons China’s “One Belt, One Road” initiative will cost between $ 4 trillion and $ 8 trillion and affect 65 countries.  It’s expected to stretch from East Asia to East Africa and Central Europe and be completed in 2049. Costing between $ 4-8 trillion and affecting 65 countries, China’s ambitious One Belt, One Road […]

Build All The Things: Rise Of Industry Is An Extremely Ambitious Business Tycoon Game

Tycoon game Rise of Industry has been a sleeper hit on itch.io and has recently become available as Early Access title on Steam and GOG. This industrial simulation throws you into a giant sandbox and has you figuring out supply chains for several industrial sectors. You’ll control every aspect from gathering, refining, production, and logistics […]

The one pitfall of every ambitious person — and how to overcome it

Impatience is the pitfall of all ambitious people — and we’re all guilty of it at one point or another. Patience is essential to achieving long-term goals and working effectively toward success.  It is important to distinguish between the desire to succeed and impatience — the former is motivating, the latter is damaging.  One of […]

A Christmas Story Live: The Best, Worst and Weirdest Moments From Fox's Ambitious Musical — Plus, Grade It!

Just when you thought A Christmas Story couldn’t become more of a small-screen holiday institution, Fox got an idea. Ralphie Parker’s timeless tale of childhood desperation and eye-endangerment entered the pantheon of live TV musicals on Sunday with a high-concept (and overall successful) adaptation of the Tony-nominated Broadway spectacle A Christmas Story: The Musical. Based on the […]

War Room: How Axis & Allies creator Larry Harris designed his ambitious WWII tabletop game

Tabletop games have become more popular and sophisticated over the years, and one of the people responsible for that is Larry Harris, the creator of Axis & Allies. The casual simulation of World War II has sold millions of copies over the years, and it is just one of 200 tabletop games that Harris has […]