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” »
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” »
Playing casino games on a mobile device is extremely popular and a mobile casino is much the same as a regular online casino, except for the fact that players can enjoy casino games on their smartphones or tablets. Players can now access online casino games on the go from a range of mobile devices such as an iPhone, Android, Blackberry, tablets such as iPad, and even Kindle’s, such as the Kindle Fire. Continue reading “Why Mobile Casino Gaming Is So Popular” »
I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but it’s only the truth which I speak, that being that if you are an electronics retailer, your shop’s days are numbered on this earth! Think corner-video-shop-store during that golden period when the transition to faster internet met the transition to digital video formats and the compression technology to go with. Continue reading “The Impending Paradigm Shift in Electronics Sales” »
Each time you hit the roads in your vehicle; do you feel as safe as you can be?
For millions of motorists and passengers, the road can be fraught with injuries and death. Continue reading “Is Technology Making You Safer Out on the Road?” »
There’s a lot of focus on the present when it comes to a lot of modern ideas about geek culture. What are you doing right now? Are you playing video games? Are you going to comic conferences? Are you hanging out with your friends in your mom’s basement? There are millions of stereotypes of what it means to be a geek. Continue reading “Ultimate Endpoints In Geek Culture” »