What Is Procedural Generation?

Making video games is no small task, with modern AAA video games being the work of hundreds, if not thousands of skilled developers. Plus, as the video game industry has grown and developed, these creators having been pushing the limits of what is and isn’t possible in the digital world. Some of the gaming evolutions are all but miraculous. Continue reading “What Is Procedural Generation?”

What Happened To John Romero?

Anyone who knows anything about the birth of video games will know the name John Romero. It was him who all but spearheaded first person shooters as they exist today. Having a hand in not only Wolfenstein 3D, generally accepted as the first true first person shooter, he then went on to be one of the developers of Doom. And Doom, of course, was one of the biggest smash hit video games in early industry history. Continue reading “What Happened To John Romero?”

What Is A Video Game Emulator?

The term emulator gets thrown around a great deal in the video game world, referring to software that allows video games from other platforms to be played on the PC. For example, it is possible to play old games from the SNES system, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, on a PC, with the result being all but indistinguishable from the original SNES console. Continue reading “What Is A Video Game Emulator?”

New Hampshire Lottery Winner Allowed To Remain Anonymous

The New Hampshire lottery winner who was insanely lucky to be the sole winner of the $560M Powerball jackpot in January has won a court battle to remain anonymous, even though she signed her ticket after her numbers were called. Continue reading “New Hampshire Lottery Winner Allowed To Remain Anonymous”

4 Ways To Make Your Smartphone Work For You

It kind of goes without saying that our smartphones do a lot of the leg work our parents had to do by hand. For instance, the calculator is an often overlooked feature of the smartphone, but do you remember your parents at the bankteller trying to record their transaction in their checkbook and trying to do quick math? Even further, recording transactions in a check book? Gah. It is easy for us to overlook the simple things our phone allows us to do and as such, it’s easy for us to overlook the more complex things they will do for us. Continue reading “4 Ways To Make Your Smartphone Work For You”

‘Poo Watch’ Ends After Suspect Is Released Without Pooping For 47 Days

POO WATCH. It’s a thing that was actually reported.

Lamarr Chambers was arrested in Essex on January 17. Police suspected the alleged drug dealer of swallowing whatever stash he may have had on him. Since we all know how science work, the police decided they would wait out Chambers and see if his bowel movements produced any evidence. Continue reading “‘Poo Watch’ Ends After Suspect Is Released Without Pooping For 47 Days”

‘Florida Round 2 Tomorrow’ Sick Joke From Teens Across Country Spreading Fear

After the tragic school shooting in Parkland, Florida, sick teens across the country have began to make jokes as they post on social media with the caption “Florida round 2 tomorrow” like this is all a fun game. Continue reading “‘Florida Round 2 Tomorrow’ Sick Joke From Teens Across Country Spreading Fear”

Elder Care Planning: Talking to Your Loved Ones and Finding The Help You Need

Everyone knows that nursing homes and caring for the elderly is a very important task that should be taken care of with the utmost detail. However, most of us fail to plan for this care until a problem presents itself. Reviewing an elder care planning checklist can help you decide if you need to seek out an elder law attorney to help you through the processes. Continue reading “Elder Care Planning: Talking to Your Loved Ones and Finding The Help You Need”

Polishing These Skills Will Enhance Your Leadership Performance

Rather than the position, one holds, great leadership depends on the actions one takes with respect to organizational and personal values. In that sense, what actions determine great leadership? Moreover, how does the leadership excellence affect an organization’s accomplishment? Continue reading “Polishing These Skills Will Enhance Your Leadership Performance”