Monthly Archives: April 2010

No hablan Español

In case you were under the mistaken impression that the videogame blogosphere proliferated solely under the purview of English-speaking users, let me disabuse you of that notion right now. ‘Ars Ludica’ is an Italian videogame website that has categories for news, … Continue reading

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For your consideration: Further proof of the nihilism of blogging & further evidence of the importance of boredom

If we consider twitter an extension or usurpation of the social space/function that blogs used to inhabit/perform, then this talk by Chris Weingarten can be read as further evidence of the ‘creative nihilism’ that blogging exhibits. If the “real time … Continue reading

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I guess this makes me a new media artist?

So I’ve got this thing going on over at Facebook. I’m calling it “A Week of Worthless” and here’s what I say about it on the event page: Have you ever stopped to think about what you are doing when … Continue reading

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Attention Deficit Posmodernity Disorder

In a widely cited and talked about study from last year Stanford University researchers found that “media multitaskers pay a mental price” for their ability to consume so much media concurrently (the Kaiser Family Foundation said that kids between 8 … Continue reading

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