The Journal of Poorly-Explained Phenomena
Extremely Personal Computers
Other people’s speculation about the Apple Vision headset and platform, and what we can learn from M3GAN.
One Thing I Like About Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse
I liked that the movie had the confidence to slow down and be quiet
Looking Towards Our Brighter, Faker, Future
Opinions about the newly-announced Apple Vision Pro AR/VR headset
The games were afoot
Random observations from the Strategicon gaming convention in Los Angeles
Literacy 2023: Book 6: Hallowe’en Party
A Hercule Poirot mystery from 1969 that will form the basis of the next movie, inexplicably
You’ve Got a Transactional Friend in Me
More thoughts about the Disney Dreamlight Valley game, since I think I’m finished with it
My Five-Year-Old (Computer) Could Make That!
Supply, demand, and how the Steam Store helped me feel less anxious about the threat of machine learning
1d10 Things I Love About Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves
I wasn’t expecting Honor Among Thieves to become one of my all-time favorite action movies.
Stay a while longer, and listen some more
Thoughts about Diablo 4 after the open beta, and how much storytelling is actually “necessary” in one of the most successful game series of all time
Literacy 2023: Book 5: The Twist of a Knife
Getting accused of murder is one of the best things to happen to Anthony Horowitz’s writing!
Literacy 2023: Book 4: Bonk
Mary Roach applies her wry takes on uncomfortable topics to the subject of human sexuality and sex research, and the results are hilarious
One Thing I Like About Quantumania
Spoiler: It’s MODOFK.
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I think the best counter response to the “think about how awkward the dad must have been taking that birthday…
Yeah, I’ve been thinking about AR Kit a lot this week because I’m one of the millions whose most interaction…