The effect gaming has on the brain

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” »

Geek Culture: Bringing Tech and Analysis To Financial Decisions

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.

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The Correlation Between Gaming and Addiction

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” »