Category Archives: writing

Game Development Writing, Part 1

By | July 18, 2016

Game development and writing. Rarely are these distinct disciplines played in concert. In #gamedev, it is expedient to substitute objectives for story and caricatures for characters. Often sorry pastiche will be masqueraded as something seemingly original. Even in the AAA league, with budgets of many millions of dollars, developers will cut corners on story. My… Read More »

What is the Cloud?

By | September 10, 2014

Like its namesake, cloud computing can seem distant and amorphous. In reality it is easy to understand and readily accessible. When we talk about “the cloud,” we’re talking about computer processing and/or storage that is done remotely. In the early days of the information age, most computing was done remotely. Mainframes were big and costly… Read More »