Tag Archives: ipad

Game Magic

After hearing this fascinating interview on Expanding Mind, I ordered a copy of Game Magic, and am investigating Arcana, described as Minecraft for ritual. Dr. Jeff Howard, a professor teaching game design, uses his extensive knowledge of historical systems of … Continue reading

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God Fucking Dammit.

“They finally jailbroke 6.1.3! I can start living like a normal human being again!” “Fuck! The jailbreak only works on Mavericks, and I still have 10.7.5! I can’t install the jailbreak until I get Mavericks!” “Oh, good! Mavericks is free!” … Continue reading

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Starflights of the Past

I got the classic 80’s space exploration RPG Starflight working on my iPad! While taking care of my Mom up in D/FW after another foot surgery, I got Dosbox setup again, because I wanted to try playing Starflight. Starflight, released … Continue reading

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Apps and Toddlers

This Christian Science Monitor (which isn’t really Christian) article gives a pretty in-depth look at toddlers using tablets. Since making educational games and shaping the future’s leaders is a goal of mine, it’s definitely of interest.

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Generational Differences in Gaming Nostalgia

I ran across this great post on Gaming Nostalgia on What’s Your Tag.  It’s largely about how the writer misses a lot the great social effects with friends and family gaming had on his life.  It was wild for me, … Continue reading

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Breakin’ the Law!

I *finally* managed to get my iPad Mini jailbroken with Evasi0n!  It took a couple of tries.  I did it first at 6.0.1, then, seeing it was supposed to work also with 6.1, I upgraded the iPad and re-ran it.  … Continue reading

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Live on Facebook and AppKeyz!

An App I made recently made its very first post on Facebook!  I made it with the Corona SDK after having first set up a Facebook App for it to connect to.  The code was 99% written for me, but … Continue reading

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