The often-discussed topic of gaming and its negative effects has been a major talking point for years. No one ever imagined that the very first Atari console would result in millions sitting around in their underwear all day long, playing video games. As gaming technology advanced and games traversed all media, stakes became higher, and for some, unfortunately, these stakes ended in addiction. However, while most literature documents its negative effects, gaming also has beneficial effects on the brain. Continue reading “The effect gaming has on the brain” »
Many people might assume that geek culture is all about toys and entertainment. But this is hardly the case! In fact, a lot of geeks will bring tech and heavy analysis to the realm of serious financial decisions. Just because you primarily associate with geek culture doesn’t mean that you can’t associate with the more serious side of technology as well.
When you were in school, were you commonly known by the term geek or nerd? Unfortunately, this comes with the territory of a love for learning. Many kids love the adventures their imagination takes them on in History. Continue reading “In Love With Numbers: What It Takes to Be a CPA” »
A beginner’s guide to understanding graphic design and how great design can help you succeed online.
You’ve probably seen the term floating about on various parts of the internet, but do you know what it actually means? Do you know all the ins and outs of it? Yes, what is graphic design? Continue reading “All You Need to Know About Graphic Design” »
Who doesn’t love a good app? Whether it’s to keep track of the latest football scores, listen to music, check on the stock market or place a bet, you take a look at anyone’s smartphone and you’re guaranteed to see a wide range of apps from a seemingly never-ending list of categories. Continue reading “Creating an app-like experience on the web” »
Everyone has already heard of drug addiction. And gambling addiction. And sex addiction. But lesser-known habits might deal with newer technological institutions. There are, quite literally, social media and gaming addictions. And though they might not necessarily be harmful in the same way as the other dependencies are, they can still rapidly derail a person’s life. Continue reading “The Correlation Between Gaming and Addiction” »