Console Gaming vs. Computer Gaming by Jared Strop
... like the best graphics and FPS games, or buy a PS2 if you want a huge library of games or love fighting games, Action/Adventure games, platformers, and RPG games. You also have another option. You could wait until the Xbox 360 comes out this month and get that or wait until the Nintendo Revolution and PS3 come out next year. If you want advise on gaming computers and computer gaming, then is a great resource for all your questions and even has a tutorial on building your own computer.
Casino Games - How Professional Blackjack Started by A. Prudent
... On a whim, the conference organizers decided to include a Panel Session on "Using Computers in Games of Chance and Skill." It was just a whim of the organizers to include a section “Using computers in games of chance and skill”. Thorp was designated as Chairman of the Panel and experts on the various casino games, including blackjack, roulette and baccarat. The room filled up and overflowed with computer gamblers. Hundreds of conference attendees were pushing and shoving to get into the room.
Computers Are Stupid, Stupid, Stupid! by Mike Bryant
... Sure, they are great for writing newspaper articles or playing games. But they are terrible at carrying on a conversation. Ever tried to have a conversation with a computer? I have. They are more boring than me You see, computers do some things very, very fast. Faster than we humans can comprehend. But a computer cannot understand anything. It can't put anything into context. It doesn't have the ability to appreciate. Anything that a computer creates like a digital image is built purely ...
23 Games to Play in the Car (or Anywhere!) by Brook Noel
... (We play this without a limit on the number of questions.) Observation Games The Alphabet Game: I am sure you know this one! Each player sequentially works through the alphabet looking for something that starts with a specific letter. For example: A might be apple tree or a word on a sign. Once a player finds an A word, they move onto B. (Have fun with Q, X and Z!) The first rider to work through the alphabet wins. Variation: Use only letters found on billboards, or letters on license plates.
Pixel Art by Eric Hartwell
... Older or somewhat limited computer games often use this form of art, as well as mobile phones and graphic calculator games. This art form is obviously time-consuming. Purist pixel artists claim that each work has “Each pixel placed perfectly and carefully”. Artists do without filters, large brushes, or any effects that most Photoshop users have grown accustomed to. Even still, some amazing works of hard have arisen from this art form, but with great patience.
Computers Rule Our Lives? by Jennifer Kittell
make these programs so that they hook even the most anti-computer person into
computers and then convince him that he ‘needs’ to keep adding new “toys” to his
computer. I do want to stress that computers are an important part of our
advancing culture, but the obsession and dependency is nothing more than a
marketing scheme. A lot of media and just general people put a lot of emphasis on the use of
computers. Jobs look for computer literacy as a requirement and some bill paying ...
Computer Training, or "Would You Like Fries With That?" by Albert Medinas
... However, just as with online computer training schools, there are a lot of great places to get the additional training and skills you need to succeed in this brave new world of ours. As with traditional computer training schools, you will have to do your homework in order to get the best training for your buck. Plus—and this is key—you are only going to benefit by actually trying to learn. Many employers test computer skills prior to employment anyway, so cheating the system or attending ...
Give Your Family a Health Makeover by Jamie Jefferson
... In addition to TV time, try limiting video games and computer time, too. Plan a family game night with a favorite board game. Do household chores together. Join an organized sports league. 13. Make healthy alternatives readily available. Set a bowl of fresh fruit on the kitchen counter, as well as bowl of carrots, broccoli, sugar snap peas and raw broccoli. 14. Go easy on yourself. Remember that the example you set will be followed by your children.