Ways To Calm Yourself Down

As a highly sensitive person (as defined by Elaine Aron in her bestseller The Highly Sensitive Person), I’m easily overwhelmed or over-aroused. As such, I am always looking for ways to calm down. Here are some techniques I have compiled over the years. Some of them I picked up in Aron’s book, some as part of the mindfulness-based stress […]

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Blizzard delays World of Warcraft’s Shadowlands expansion until “later this year”

Blizzard has announced that World of Warcraft’s Shadowlands expansion, which was originally due to launch on 27th October, will be delayed until some time “later this year”. Announcing the news in a statement on the World of Warcraft website, Blizzard explained that while it had made “significant progress iterating and polishing the core gameplay and […]

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Germany optimistic OECD will keep making progress on global taxation issue

Deputy German Finance Minister Joerg Kukies on Monday expressed optimism that global discussions aimed at setting up a new framework for international taxation would continue to make progress in coming months. Nearly 140 countries agreed on Friday to keep negotiating until mid-2021 on the first major rewriting of cross-border tax rules in a generation after […]

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Ubisoft overhauling sci-fi battle royale effort Hyper Scape to reach its “full potential”

Hyper Scape, Ubisoft’s reasonably entertaining entry in the already well-represented free-to-play battle royale genre, has only been out three months but already the publisher is looking to overhaul the experience in order to reach its “full potential”. Writing in a new blog post on the Hyper Scape website, Ubisoft explained that while it considered the […]

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