Caine’s Arcade April 11th, 2012 @ 6:35 am PDT
Oh, man. I love this kid.
Just One More Game … April 4th, 2012 @ 10:32 am PDT
There’s a really good article in this week’s New York Times Magazine on the hyperaddictive, time-sucking, relationship-busting, mind-crushing power and allure of silly digital games. (hat tip to @sprokolopolis)
f.lux April 3rd, 2012 @ 11:38 pm PDT
I can’t say enough good things about f.lux. It’s a small and free little app that automatically changes the intensity of your laptop’s screen based on the time of day. If you frequently find yourself using the computer long after you should be asleep, you need this app.
Corn Resin Traffic Cones? April 3rd, 2012 @ 7:34 am PDT
Someone should do this, right?
Driverless Cars April 2nd, 2012 @ 9:13 am PDT
Driving is the most dangerous activity in the world today.
Feed a Fever, Starve a Cold March 20th, 2012 @ 3:36 pm PDT
@BabyCenter has a great list of thirteen myths about colds and the flu. Remember: Only a cold virus can give you a cold. Being cold can’t make you sick!
Hemingway’s Brand March 16th, 2012 @ 3:05 pm PDT
Nathan Heller’s article Hemingway attempts to explain how the great American novelist became the literary equivalent of the Nike swoosh. via @bgags
Ernest Hemingway’s Favorite Books March 13th, 2012 @ 1:48 pm PDT
“In a 1935 piece for Esquire magazine … Ernest Hemingway listed seventeen books that were among his favorites.” — via kottke.org
A New Hope March 13th, 2012 @ 6:54 am PDT
Hey, hey, Hollywood. I’ve got an idea. Instead of re-releasing the craptacular and uninspiring Clash of the Titans in 3D, why not re-release Star Wars: Episode IV in its original format? (i.e. no walking Jabba, no Greedo shooting first) In fact you really should simply do this every five years or so. Get on that, […]