2019: The Gaming Impasse

We seem to be at a checkmate of sorts within the gaming community. The once-prevalent buzz of anticipation that surrounded new releases, technologies and projects has dwindled in the new year. Gaming technologies have peaked; gamers and consumers alike await an almost inconceivable new generation – only realised through rumours and leaked patents of future…

Return of the Gecko

To mark the start of a new month, I’ve given┬áThe Raving Gecko a much-needed makeover.

Our Love Affair with Social Media

Social media permeates our everyday lives. Every smartphone and (most) contemporary devices offer a tantalisingly globalised online reality that give the illusion of connectivity and friendship. What they don’t tell you, however, is that the more you use social media, the more likely you are to feel isolated from the real world that we inhabit, a recent study suggests.

Life Ruled by a Lens: Thoughts on the Selfie

Take a walk through any city centre or landmark and you’ll undoubtedly notice an endless sea of outstretched arms attempting to capture the perfect selfie (is there such a thing?).