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Hollywood’s Greatest Mistake (Or Why You Need More Than 1 Female Character In Your Screenplay)

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I attended the 35th Anniversary Screening of ALIEN last week in London. I’ve watched ALIEN probably in excess of a hundred times (maybe more) on video, DVD and on TV, but I’d never seen it on the big screen, so…

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Makerspaces: A Revolution in Sustainable Production

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Makerspaces: A Revolution in Sustainable Production

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Twitch is now bigger than CNN, MSNBC, and MTV during prime time

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The fast growing site streams video games to millions of viewers each day. Jeff Bezos is hoping it will turn the Fire TV into a hit.

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The Rise and Fall and Rise of Virtual Reality

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In the wake of Facebook’s purchase of Oculus, can this revolutionary technology triumph anew?

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Investors reportedly buying into Snapchat at $10 billion valuation

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It may have seemed strange when Snapchat turned down Facebook’s reported $3 billion buyout offer last year, but here’s the reason why: the startup is now raising money at a valuation of nearly $10…

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The Year in Alternate Reality Games | Magazine | WIRED [from 2010]

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This article reflects on the alternate reality games of 2010, commenting on everything from buried muppet pirate treasure to a national manhunt facilitated by Wired. Read on to learn about the revamped ending to Portal, J.J. Abrams’ attempt to replicate the buzz surrounding Cloverfield, F1 driver Lewis Hamilton’s surprising hobby, and more. By Michael Andersen,…

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The Distracted Generation Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

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The Distracted Generation Infographic: Tools and Tips to Get Children Refocused!

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Enola is a Horror Game About Living With the Pain of a Loved One | Indie Game Magazine

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'I needed a minute after I played the Enola demo at PAX East. Some horror games can have that effect on me, but this one was different. While searching for the female main character’s girlfriend, I had witnessed a lot of imagery that disturbed me. Broken mannequins lay all over the place, carefully displayed in ways that made little secret of what had happened to the missing woman I was looking for. Enola isn’t speaking to our fear of supernatural creatures, but of the very real vulnerabilities a woman would feel while walking home alone at night. This is a game about living in the aftermath of the sexual assault of a loved one….’


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Super Cool. A Gorgeous Videogame Where the Levels Are Made From Infographics | Design | WIRED

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Metrico strips back conventional game narrative and replacing them with infographics.

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​The Pentagon Made A Graphic Novel To Unveil Its Proposed Stealth Tank

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Whenever the U.S. military releases images of its latest badass hardware under development, we usually see futuristic, 3D renderings that look like screenshots from the latest videogames. But a presentation of the proposed Ground X-Vehicle opted for a more stylish, pseudo-anime look.

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