videogames

“Not Impressed” By Jobs and Wozniak: An Interview With A Founding Father of Modern Computing

  Antoine Sylvia sent me a magazine article on the late Jerry Lawson. An electronic engineer by trade, Lawson was a central figure in the computer and videogame movement in America. One of the only blacks on the tech scene in the 70’s, he was a pioneer in every sense of the word. The article …

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Classic Comic Book Arcade Games of the 20th Century

A nice walk down memory lane…. http://whatculture.com/gaming/the-top-ten-comic-book-arcade-games.php This list would still stand tall even if you removed the words “Comic Book” from the title. Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft have placed many of these games on “Classics” compilations and on online marketplaces for download. Of course, if you’ve got the cash and expertise, you can play …

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The Irony Of Censoring Media: A Word on Videogame Bans

This week, the Supreme Court struck down a proposal to ban the sale of violent videogames to minors in California. Citing first amendment rights, the justices concluded that proponents of the bill had no constitutional grounds to restrict the expression of others. By supporting the ban of violent videogames and other controversial material, parents may …

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