“Cute”. It’s the best word I could describe Broken Age with. It’s not great, but it’s not really bad either. It has its heart in the right place and while it is more or less devoid of sarcasm or irony, it’s not without some dry wit. Read more "The Flawed Magic of Broken Age"
Peter Thiel is far from the only mega-rich enemy that Gawker has made over the years.
Source: Why Silicon Valley hates Gawker | Fusion Read more "Why Silicon Valley hates Gawker | Fusion"
The most important thing I learned in 2015? That depression and social media do not go well together at all.
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But the design of the TIE fighters, as we’ve known them for almost 40 years, makes no sense at all, even within the rules set by the technology and physics of the movies.
Source: The TIE Fighter Is The Worst Spacecraft In The Star Wars Universe Read more "The TIE Fighter Is The Worst Spacecraft In The Star Wars Universe"
Just today I wondered why the new George Clooney vehicle “Wonderland” is advertised as “A World Beyond” in Europe.
Turns out, the trademark “Wonderland” has already been taken by the yearly EDM festival in Belgium (which might also be why it has in turned been coined “Tomorrowworld” in the US).
Read more "Trademarks are a funny thing"
Craig Hockenberry on Yosemite’s still ongoing WiFi and network issues:
So, Mom, it’s time to stop reading. I’m pissed off and you know how I get when that happens.
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