There's a lot of text out about how, for better or worse, playing computer games will mess with your brains. Instead of adding to the pile of words already scrawled on the subject, WIRED's Peter Rubin took it upon himself to work up a video that examines how gaming messes with his brain in particular.
It’s easy to get bored, sheltering in place, or worse, being confined to one room in your home under quarantine. I’ve played my fair share of video games over the past few days and, I’m sure that many of y’all have been getting down with a bit of pew-pew, too. However, don’t already own a […]
What started out as some ‘adults’ looking for other ‘adults’ to play Fortnite with has turned into a fairly large and active community of age-appropriate Gen X video game enthusiasts. Killer Queen Black, Pummel Party, World War Z, Fortnite and Overwatch are a few of the games I’ve enjoyed since the pandemic shut me in! […]
They did. The crazy bastard actually did it! pic.twitter.com/pQipsamklq — kattemonster (@null4bl3) April 6, 2020 If you use Chrome, it’s likely you’ve seen the 2-bit dinosaur that appears when your computer is not connected to the internet. It’s an infinite runner game. The object is to jump over oncoming cacti and duck under pterodactyls. To […]
Believe it or not, you can still score a new job in the midst of the pandemic. There are a bunch of industries under more demand stress than ever that have an immediate need to grow. Regardless of the specific role needed or company that’s hiring, one skill that can only help you score an […]
If you’ve ever tried to shoot your own videos, you know the equipment costs to do it right can mount up quickly. Even if you’re fine with capturing video on your trusty smartphone, you still need a mount to keep your phone in place. And you’ll need a mic to augment your smartphone’s not so […]
“The whole point of a programming language is to get the most out of the computer and the developer…This is why I like Python so much…few Python developers write code that is difficult to pass on to another developer.” With so much in tech so inherently complicated, that comment from Thomas Hatch, CTO and co-founder […]