Category Archives: Web

Amazon Alexa Coming to Vehicles

Amazon Alexa

If you have ANY qualms about Amazon’s Alexa and the big security hole it leaves in your life, then you may not want to buy a new vehicle. It seems that a major car manufacturer is planning on including the

Titanic Resurfaces Twenty-One Years Later

Titanic Adventure Out of Time

The Titanic was supposed to be unsinkable. On its maiden voyage that theory was proven quite wrong by some frozen water. Many people lost their lives that night, many more were affected for the rest of their lives and historians

Apple Being Sued for Slowing Down Devices on Purpose

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Recently I covered the fact that Apple was purposefully slowing down devices. Today, it has come out that a class action lawsuit has been filed against them for this action. It is not a good day to be an Apple

Search and Help Plant Trees with Ecosia

Ecosia Search Engine

Google has proven that search traffic on the Internet is extremely valuable. They literally built an empire with search traffic as a cornerstone. This means there are literally a ton of copycat and me-too search engines attempting to cash in

Is Amazon Planning to Take on YouTube?

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It is interesting series of events that we are about to discuss here. The juicy part is, Amazon may be preparing to take on Google’s YouTube platform. Before you start screaming fake news faster than our president, read on to

Cuphead on iOS Scam Makes Rounds, Don’t Fall for It

Cuphead PC

This is not something that is new for games. Just look at Google’s Play Store for proof that rip offs and other crap are abundant. Many using the name and images of the name sake they are ripping off. Cuphead

Experience Stranger Things in The VR Experience for PlayStation VR

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Stranger Things is one of those break out shows that most fans did not see coming. How could they? A show set in the 1980’s with a horror/drama theme? On Netflix? Yeah, it came out of nowhere for at least

AOL Instant Messenger Turned Off Today

AOL Instant Messenger

If you are a member of the “old” Internet, i.e. from the 90’s, then you probably remember AOL Instant Messenger. AOL Instant Messenger used to be the way to keep in touch with your friends and family. America On-Line (AOL)

Vidme, Popular YouTube Alternative Video Streaming Site, To Shut Down

I don’t usually write these types of articles. Vidme is shutting down. The popular YouTube alternative has recently announced that they will shut down effective as early as December 15th, 2017. The site owners have already disabled new user registrations.

The Greatest American Hero – The Chosen One Fan Movie Released

Greatest American Hero

We cover a lot of stuff by Daniele Spadoni here on Gravis Ludus and on Retro Gaming Magazine. I have even been asked to partake in helping with dubbing for Maniac Mansion (it was a fun experience). Now, Daniele is

Pokemon GO Slows as Niantic Prepares Harry Potter Augmented Reality Game

Harry Potter Wizards Unite

This is an interesting development. Niantic are working on a Harry Potter game that uses the same technology, or very close to, that which powers Pokemon GO. This is nothing new, companies build off past successes as they develop more

New PayPal Service Targets Kickstarter and IndieGoGo

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PayPal, purportedly the leader in sending and receiving money online, is no longer content with just being a payment processing service. Their new service, PayPal Money Pool, sets the company sights on crowdfunding services such as Kickstarter and IndieGoGo. The

Six Top Mobile Games To Spruce Up Boring Commutes

Smartphone

Mobile gaming is on the up and up. A host of titles have burst onto the market in recent years and taken it by storm, and in the case of games such as Candy Crush and Pokemon Go, they’ve completely

Leisure Suit Larry Online Casino Reaches Milestone

Larry Casino

If you are a PC gaming fan then you probably know the name Leisure Suit Larry. If you don’t then you need to brush up on your classic PC titles as the Larry series are some of the best point

Another Lost Phone – Laura’s Story Launching Soon

Another Lost Phone - Laura's Story

If you are not familiar with games like Another Lost Phone – Laura’s Story then you are in for a new type of adventure. Basically, this style of game takes your personal device (Android or iPhone) and changes it to

Nokia Sees New Phone Pic Leaks

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Nokia is in a weird position. They are trying to relaunch their brand after selling off to Microsoft for a period. This can be tough, and it is proving to be for Nokia. Their relaunch plans include coming out with