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2017-03-08 Beginning of Daylight Saving Time

The time has come once again to “spring forward” and run your clocks up by an hour. That’s right, Daylight saving time (not “savings”) is here. In general, I don’t have a strong opinion on DST. I like standard Eastern Standard Time a little better, simply because I like twilight and night a little better… Continue reading 2017-03-08 Beginning of Daylight Saving Time

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Back on the Board – My Snowboarding Hiatus

After a break of roughly 4 years, I’ve finally gone snowboarding again. Beginnings I’ve always been interested in snowboarding. My older cousins have been either skiing or snowboarding since probably before I was born, and at least as long as I can remember. I played snowboarding video games, I stood on sleds like they were… Continue reading Back on the Board – My Snowboarding Hiatus

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2017-02-08 Pokemon Trading Card Game

After starting the Pokemon Trading Card Game on Game Boy Color back in college, I’ve finally beaten it. First Run Several friends played it in its original form when we were kids, but I just wrote it off. I collected the cards, but I didn’t duel with them. For me, the only true Pokemon games were… Continue reading 2017-02-08 Pokemon Trading Card Game

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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