Category: gaming

How Good is Dr. Amen’s BrainFitLife?

How Good is Dr. Amen’s BrainFitLife?

Introduction I’m a fan of Dr. Daniel Amen. I’ve read several of his books and think his ideas about SPECT scans fascinating – if controversial. I appreciate the way he tries to determine exactly...

How’s That Brain Working? (Lumosity)

How’s That Brain Working? (Lumosity)

Last year, on November 29th I wrote a review of Lumosity, a brain training/exercise web-based program that uses games to increase brain power. Its been around two months and I figured it was time...

Next-Gen Gaming Comparisons: Wii U, Xbox One or PS4?

Next-Gen Gaming Comparisons: Wii U, Xbox One or PS4?

Guest Post: This post was authority by Sharon Martin, a tech maven who spends half the year in Japan working on mobile technology. When she is not changing the tech world, she spends her...

Game Comparison / Review: Commander: The Great War and Strategic Command World War I.

Game Comparison / Review: Commander: The Great War and Strategic Command World War I.

I had the distinct pleasure of being a beta tester for Slitherine and The Lordz Games Studio for Commander: The Great War. I thought it would be a worthwhile undertaking to not only offer...

FitBall is Pretty Awesome.

FitBall is Pretty Awesome.

I’m not a big fan of Windows 8 (though I’m writing this post on it) and I’m not a big fan of exercise apps (e.g. Wii Fit), I find them too boring. But today...

Newsweek Writes Sensational Stories to Sell Magazines?

Newsweek Writes Sensational Stories to Sell Magazines?

Charity sent in a donation to NPR, which we both enjoy, and as a thank you gift they gave us a subscription to Newsweek. We had unsubscribed from Newsweek some time ago due to...

Conflicts: Operation Barbarossa and Conflicts: D-Day (Android Phone Games)

Conflicts: Operation Barbarossa and Conflicts: D-Day (Android Phone Games)

Angry Birds? Who cares. Tetris? Blahh. Minesweeper? Please. Solitaire? Okay. I’m pretty specific in my gaming tastes. I like historical computer wargames. No, not that RTS-stuff “who-can-click” faster genre, but the real stuff that...

The Mega Sales from PC Game Digital Download Providers.

The Mega Sales from PC Game Digital Download Providers.

Updated! 12/25/10 – 11:36 P.M. Around Christmas time several of the major digital download providers offer mega-sales on their games library and various individual developers offer sharp discounts on various games. I’m not a...

Tilted Mill’s Mosby’s Confederacy.

Tilted Mill’s Mosby’s Confederacy.

Over Christmas Break Steam (hey, guys, what about an affiliate program?  i should get paid for this promotion ;)) had some absolutely amazing sales on games – including some strategy war games (I mean...

Medieval II: Total War.

Medieval II: Total War.

Video Gaming has become a major part of our culture. Today, whether played individually or in groups (whether locally or via the internet) gaming has become as much a part of our culture as...