Trimbo

To get to the front page, all it requires is having a bunch of your buddies vote for your blog.  I've noticed the same blogs come up on Digg's front page over and over and over.  And if it's not from one of the same blogs, it seems like everything...

There's a problem with Lumines Live's microtransaction design. It's not the idea of microtransactions, it's that the idea is being applied to Lumines.Here's the thing: the idea of splitting a game into separate purchasable pieces is a good idea for both the consumer and the game publisher. On the consumer...

Suddenly one of my posts from last month got hundreds of hits yesterday on this blog, and for some reason a lot of the entries neither have a referrer nor a network location in Google Analytics.Anyone who might be reading this, can you tell me where it was posted that...

In the course of a couple posts in the blogosphere, you'll see this:The True Cost of Standby PowerandA Closer Look at Folding @ Home on the GPUNow, what are we supposed to make of things when the same people who are concerned about 2 watts of standby power are running...

Are the benefits of videogame consoles so intangible that we need to make ads that don't show any gameplay, or the console itself? On Kotaku this morning, the fanboys are ripping Sony for their new PS3 ad, but both Microsoft and Sony took that tack with their advertising for their...