Fun and Games


FUN FRIDAY: 1984 is here again

Ah, 1984. If you were there, you remember big hair, preppy outfits, and cars so square you could build houses out of them. What a time it was. If you were a proto-geek like me you…



FUN FRIDAY: Back to the moon?

Ever since I read that a German team is planning to send an unmanned probe back to the moon, I’ve been fascinated. The moon landing was, I would say, one of the seminal events in my young…


THROWBACK THURSDAY: Intel streaming video?

The date was January 2, 2013. Intel announced that they were developing a “revolutionary” streaming video service. It would be everything that DIRECTV NOW is today, and also let you pause live TV and have access…


FUN FRIDAY: Not even one week until…

December is famous for a lot of things, but for the most part we associate it with a number of holidays. Today is “Black Friday,” the day when the holiday shopping season traditionally kicks off. But…




FUN FRIDAY: Stupid Cats

Look, I’m not the first one to say it. This year hasn’t exactly been easy for a lot of people. And here we are, finally at the end of it, at least in the last month…


THROWBACK THURSDAY: Millennial Tech

I pick on millennials a lot. But I shouldn’t considering they’ll run the world when I retire. If you’re one of that magic generation born between 1980 and 1995, who grew up with participation medals, tamagotchis,…