Remote Impact

We’ve been waiting for this, physical impact virtual gaming. Wii better get on it, lashing at thin air is about as entertaining as it is long to get any real physical exhaustion from doing so. Putting all other virtual fitness … Read More

Cartoon Network Rickrolls America

In case you guys haven’t followed the Rickroll phenomenon, here’s a little backstory. What started out as a joke on internet forms of linking people to a video of Rick Astley  singing “Never Gonna Give You Up”. This eventually became … Read More

Brother can you spare a…

  Those creative Nigerians and I’m sure spammers of nearly every nationality, have moved on to the social networking sites and posing as ‘friends’ from that network having some sort of emergency and needing a bailout. I guess the email … Read More

Facebook™ Party Stops Before It Starts

Recently a beach party planned on Facebook became so huge, it set alarm bells off in the town of Torbay, Devon in the U.K. before it even happened. Described as a “Night of Mayhem” on the invitation, the number of potential party-goers reached over 7,000, and drew the attention of the local police. … Read More

It’s No Game

Since the advent of massive multiplayer online role playing games in the late 90’s, gaming in online communities has grown to be an international billion dollar business. But its not just the creators and programmers responsible for these types of … Read More


 Before anyone shoots me for including a bio for a singer-songwriter, let me explain why. Whether you are a fan of his music, the story of his single “I’m Yours” is a classic example of the reach of some of … Read More

Suspicious Minds

The article makes the argument that technology is making it easier to catch cheaters cheating, but I think that like with many other things in this ever accelerating world, forces in both directions are in conflict. Sure, it’s getting easier … Read More

Virtual Tools to Avert Real World Disaster

  On January 25, 2005, what began as a peaceful pilgrimage, turned into a nightmare when panic rushed through massive crowds that had converged upon Mandhardevi Kalubai hill temple in India. The human stampede that ensued resulted in the death … Read More

ReCaptcha: How an Anti-Spam Device Found a Greater Purpose

How many times have you had try to decipher “ squiggly words” and type them into a text box for verification purposes when you sign up for an email account or register on a website?( see photo?) Hundreds? Thousands? Well, … Read More

All Is Quiet the Cyber Front

Georgia’s conflict with Russian forces has brought many issues to the attention of world leaders. Of course, there is much talk of a new cold war and the finger of blame is being pointed in nearly every direction, but there … Read More