The Update that Changed the World…of Minecraft

With its tentative public release this Friday (we hope!), the 1.7.1 update looks very, promising. Did check up with good ole’ CaptainSparklez’  for a quick peek into the “Update that Changed the World.”  Note that this update is also the answer to Linux users who’ve had trouble starting a stable game. What are some …

Monkey Side Bars

Monkey Side Bars is a drawing game invented by my friend and I.  Monkey Side Bars is a twice-a-week game where you are challenged to a piece of art on a specific theme. Players take turns selecting the theme for each round.  On the reveal date for each round, we …

The Clothed Avatar: Virtual Bodies in Latex Catsuits

With every iPhone & Google glass we are inexorably drawn into the fantasy, fetish world of cyborg technology. We lust for this technology. — But we are afraid of it. — As we go deeper into high tech our desire simultaneously drives us deeper into the high touch experiences of the corporeal body. The tactile fetish of an avatar body in a latex catsuit.