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2017-01-25 Virtual Reality and its Implications for Video Consumption

Virtual Reality, or “VR” for short, has become increasingly popular over the past few months and years. The concept is far from new, with early forms and iterations dating back half a century or more. However, improvements in technology have made VR media much more readily accessible, and viewable on nearly any mobile device. I… Continue reading 2017-01-25 Virtual Reality and its Implications for Video Consumption

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2017-01-18 NES Classic Edition and Video Game Emulation

In mid-November 2016, Nintendo released the NES Classic Edition. This miniature version of the original Nintendo Entertainment System with 30 games pre-loaded was a massive hit, and immediately sold out. The Good The appeal of the NES Classic Edition is undeniably nostalgia. Video games of today are more advanced, they have better graphics, the consoles… Continue reading 2017-01-18 NES Classic Edition and Video Game Emulation