Explaining Twittter “It’s like passing notes in class”. Re-discovering Twitter

I recently attended GDC Online out in Austin, Texas. I covered the event exclusively on Twitter. You can follow all my genius insight here twitter.com/courtines This was the first time in a long while I was active on twitter. Oh sure I check my news and I post on occasion but this was my fourth …

The Seven Deadly Sins of Farmville (Why you need to stop playing)

We love FarmVille! Its the game that we cover the most and people want the most news and information for.  Its also the most annoying, gets the most complaints and seemingly the most polorizing of all the Facebook games.  People hate it, but they can’t stop playing. If you are looking for reasons or motivations …

New York City Tornado Pictures Collection – Twitter photos of Brooklyn and Queens Tornado.

Park Slope,  Cobble Hill and other parts of the city were hit by a small Tornado.  I’ve collected the best pictures around the web.Also,  don’t miss this video of the Tornado in Brooklyn See and download the full gallery on posterous Click here to download: brooklyn-tornado-3 (152 KB) See and download the full gallery on …

Is it Magic? Things that don’t happen because of Magic

I’ve been on a blogging hiatus as I have been reading more on the train (as posted earlier, all my blog posts are authored on the NYC subway) Anyway, I’m back. I was speaking with my wife the other night and we got into our playful mode where I start singing silly songs.  I got …

Americans Love Football (and why its a bad thing)

The video game Madden Football comes out every year in August signalling the start of both the virtual and actual football season.  Training camp news pours in, we wonder whether Brett Farve will play football and we hear about the latest holdouts.  For me it is a reminder of the worst part of the sporting …