Google’s Mo Gawdat: ‘Happiness is like keeping fit. You have to work out’

When the tech guru’s son unexpectedly died, he turned to an equation they had devised together to get through the grief Mo Gawdat is the chief business officer at Google X – the “moonshot factory” responsible for some of the company’s Read More

Frog 62 hybrid kids’ bike review: fast enough to scare the ducks away

If you want a bike that will inspire a child to cycle, this could be it It is a scenario many cyclists imagine as they gaze at their newborn baby: the day they can start going for bike rides with Read More

Yamatai; Lotus; New York Slice board games review – elegant and challenging

Our monthly guide to new board games features a mysterious archipelago kingdom off the coast of Japan, a magical gardening game and a chance to play pizza Welcome to our monthly roundup of the best new board games. This time Read More

Xbox chief: we need to create a Netflix of video games

In a frank discussion about the modern games industry, Phil Spencer discusses the potential of episodic games and the pros and cons of downloadable content Project Scorpio: Xbox chief on Microsoft’s plans for console domination Something big has happened to Read More

What Remains of Edith Finch review: magical ode to the joy of storytelling

Indie studio Giant Sparrow conjures an adventure that blends exploration, reading, reality and fantasy into one innovative and beautiful experience What Remains of Edith Finch is a game about storytelling and a masterclass in characterisation. Although it bears all the Read More