Category Archives: Stuff

Preparing to Work From Home – Part One

I have been preparing for a long time to become self employed. I have been working at being a word smith for nearly a decade now. With some recent changes in my personal and family life new opportunities have become

Survive a Horde of Cannibalistic Horrors in The Forest

The Forest was created by Endnight Games with a team of four people. It was released in Alpha state through the Steam Early Access Program and instantly became a hit among players. This was in due part thanks to YouTubers

AsteroidOS Launches New Smartwatch Launcher

AsteroidOS smartwatch

Smartwatches used to be the next big thing for tech fans. These little devices were the darlings of those that felt they were simply too busy to pull a phone out and look at it for an update on a

The Dwarves Arrived Looking to Kick Butt!

The Dwarves are a series of books written by German writer Markus Heitz. They were published in 2003 and ran until 2012 when The Fate of the Dwarves was released as the fourth and final installment of the series. These

Friday Nightmares: Survivor by J.F. Gonzalaz

Survivor by J.F. Gonzalez

Do you like to be scared? Maybe you’ve worked your way through the back-catalogs of Stephen King and Dean Koontz, and now you want to read from a different letter of the alphabet for a while. Or maybe you’re feeling jaded

Friday Nightmares: The Resurrectionist by Wrath James White

Do you like to be scared? Maybe you’ve worked your way through the back-catalogs of Stephen King and Dean Koontz, and now you want to read from a different letter of the alphabet for a while. Or maybe you’re feeling jaded

Make Money Using Search Engines

It is no secret that there is a search engine war going on right now.  If you didn’t know, now you do.  The question is, did you know that there are search engines out there that will actually pay you

Companies are Taking Advantage of Gamers!

I recently saw a web comic which illustrated how every bad practice in gaming was born. This brought to my attention how certain companies these days are literally holding gamers at ransom. How they do this varies from company to company,

Unofficial Animated Firefly Trailer Released

To say that Firefly was taken from fans too soon is probably the biggest understatement of the year.  It is a series that is loved by many and just about any one of those people would love to see a

New Jersey Hospital Potentially Sees Pokemon GO Related Hit and Run Accident

Pokemon GO is a popular new game that has millions of players out and about in their cities trying to catch them all.  This app has also seen a darker side come about since its release, some of which we

Snapchat Making Advertising More Personal Through Patent

Snapchat, the popular messaging platform that is extremely popular with the younger crowd, is looking to improve the ads that you see.  How are they going to do this?  By paying attention to what is in the background of your

3 Ways Technology is Being Misused

It is the work of science fiction movies.  Technology created to do good for mankind but is somehow twisted to something else.  We have seen this time and time again over the years but these are three of the most

Rise and Fall of the Influencers?

Influencers Marketing

It has recently emerged that Warner Bros paid various YouTubers, including PewDiePie, to give favourable reviews of the game Shadow of Mordor back in 2014. What, if any, should the role of so-called influencers be in our consumerist society? Kevin

PokeDates – Pokemon GO Dating Service Launched Today

Yes, you read that right.  Today we saw the launch of a dating service focused on Pokemon GO.  The PokeDates service looks to bring together gamers that are into the hugely popular social media game.  The question is, are you

Are Pokemon GO, and Other Apps and Games, Spying on You Right Now?

Pokemon GO logo

In today’s world it is nothing new for apps and games to ask for certain permissions upon installing them.  Many ask for you to connect to social media or sign in with an e-mail address.  While these requests may seem

3 Franchises That Need To Rip Off Pokemon GO

Pokemon GO is a unique success.  It goes against what most gamers would call fun.  First, it requires you to walk around and look at your phone while doing so- something we have been told is common sense to NOT