Advertising in games is something that has been getting a lot of media attention recently. Some reports say that gamers love it, provided things are in context (ads on billboards in a city for example) and, more recently, they say … Continue Reading In game ads don’t work?
Just spotted a report mentioned on Yahoo! stating that video games may be good for the brain. The idea that video games exercise your brain is, I would have thought, obvious but it’s nice to see there is research that … Continue Reading Video Games are good for the brain
A couple of weeks ago I took my girlfriend to Paris for a long weekend away. I would have written about it earlier but two days after returning I went to Turkey (Istanbul) for my Christmas party with work, so … Continue Reading Time in France
You can never have too many icons and these ones from Brand Spanking New are very nice indeed. These aren’t the first icons set’s made by Timothy Groves. I’ve put a list of all the icons (I am aware of) … Continue Reading Free icons
I read the first two Eragon books recently, the third and final is currently being written. My timing seems to have been quite good because as I was reading the second book, I found out that there was a film … Continue Reading Eragon – all pervasive
Elebits is a new game for the Nintendo Wii and until I saw the following video I wasn’t overly interested in it. It rather reminds me of the Half Life 2 physics demo that was set up all that time … Continue Reading Elebits – domino course
24 Ways was started last year by Drew McLellan. He calls it a geek advent calendar. I call it cool… which must make me a geek. Last year there were many cool new web based hints tips and general goodness … Continue Reading 24 Ways (web design stuff)
I have been thinking about the whole “blogging for profit” thing recently – in particular ReviewMe. Have I really sold my soul to the devil if I start reviewing other peoples stuff? So far I’ve had two offers to review … Continue Reading Blogging for money – should I do it?