Playing with Technology

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. ~Arthur C. Clarke

Category: Gaming

  • Inadvertant learning

    I’ve been on vacation since returning from the New Media Consortium conference in Monterey. Usually this would mean playing a lot of Warcraft, mowing the yard, keeping ahead of the laundry, and all those other things one does when on a staycation. But this one has been a little different. Kathy now works from home,…

  • World of Warcraft = Gaming addiction?

    This is one along the lines of what Bryan covers on Infocult. CNET News is reporting on a story from Sweden’s The Local in which a member of The Youth Care Foundation talks about gaming addiction. Sven Rollenhagen says that the foundation has not seen a single case of gaming addiction that did not involve…