Technology

PC games – Past, present and Future..

PC games didn’t even start on PC. Personal Computers were meant for work, spreadsheets, word processors, number crunching, but not games. For that, before home game consoles came to be, there were the video arcades. Large stuffy halls filled with big noise boxes into which you could push a coin and play a game, usually …

Personal Computing – What does the future hold?

Recently, as a result of doing a lot of technology related reading (for work), I have started giving some thought as to where we are headed in terms of personal computing. There is a shift in the paradigm. A change in the standard line of thought. So far, it has been the PC that reigned supreme, …

Renewable Energy – Article Series – #1

Today I’d like to talk about renewable energy. For the most part, renewable energy, clean energy and green energy are one and the same. That’s if you’re not nit-picking, of course, as sometimes as a result of a clean energy effort, more green areas are damaged  or more energy is expended in non-clean ways to make …

*Update* Star Citizen: Squadron 42

Moving right along  So, where were we? Oh right, the biggest living breathing crowd-funded space simulation the world has ever seen, is well on it’s way to becoming very real. The original intention was to raise between 2-4 million dollars in order to complete the development and release around the end of 2014. Well, things …

Is it the end of the Social gaming era?

With news coming in on both Zynga and Bigpoint laying off hundreds of people, it seems that the Facebook IPO put into motion a chain of events that may end in the death of social gaming in it’s current form. It looks like the gigantic hype that made these companies and their product seem so …