A First Crack at HTML5/JavaScript Game Development

For a while now I’ve been wanting to start writing JavaScript/HTML5 based games for the web.  I’ve always been drawn to simple games like the old Asteroids and Galaga where you have a ship and a bunch of bad stuff trying to destroy you. They’re easy to learn, play and waste your time with and […]

Tourist Pine to Fly Drones in Antarctica? Weird!

  The International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators is cautioning all potential travelers to Antarctica who pine to fly a drone to check with their travel agent or tour operator before packing their device. Jennifer Harper – The Washington Times Tourists are pining to fly drones in Antarctica? What kind of tourist pines to fly drones […]

Letterboxing as an Introduction to Navigation and Location

Letterboxing is an old activity, somewhat related to both geocaching and orienteering. It involves navigating from a given starting point to a cached box containing a log book and a rubber stamp. Navigation consists of anything from following riddles and printed clues to compass directions and distances. The low-tech nature of letterboxing is one of […]

Amazing Discovery! Presidential Candidate Website Color Trend

I was visiting presidential candidate websites the other night in hopes of finding sentient thought in our nation’s leaders when I discovered something peculiar. On almost every major Republican presidential candidate website the background is blue. Okay, it might not sound that amazing when you first read it but it does cause you to think. […]