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)
#FridayFive: Toys June 4th, 2010 @ 7:20 am PDTRead the Friday Five …
Nobody Really Likes Farmville March 9th, 2010 @ 6:02 pm PST
I think I will stab myself in the stomach with a fork if one more person sends me a stray chicken or cat or whatever it is that people keep sending me; but it’s worth reading this seriously fascinating psychological analysis of why people play that annoying game.
#FridayFive: Monopoly Properties February 26th, 2010 @ 7:19 am PSTRead the Friday Five …
Adventures with Microsoft Support January 27th, 2010 @ 7:30 am PST
In which Microsoft has me running around in circles
#FridayFive: Risk Territories October 16th, 2009 @ 7:57 am PDT
World domination is fun.
NCAA Football 10: Review August 26th, 2009 @ 10:28 am PDT
I have had EA Sports NCAA Football 10 for about three weeks. (My friend Kelly won it for me in a silent auction at our friend’s charity golf tournament last month.) Since I have had every copy of this title since 1994, I think I am able to provide a decent review of the current […]
#FridayFive: Classic Board Games July 24th, 2009 @ 5:30 am PDTRead the Friday Five …
#FridayFive: iPhone Games June 19th, 2009 @ 6:00 am PDTRead the Friday Five …
Flight Control June 10th, 2009 @ 8:48 am PDT
The absolute best iPhone app on the market right now has got to be Firemint’s FlightControl. You are an air-traffic controller tasked with routing planes (and helicopters) to the correct landing strip at one of three different airports. It sounds simple — and it is easy to learn and play — but after you’ve gotten […]