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1/15/15: Daily Post

Yesterday, I went to the ALVIN meeting in Albuquerque. ALVIN is the LabVIEW programmer group from Albuquerque. My friend and former vendor presented on queue message handling, which looks like a powerful tool. 205 more words

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1/14/15: Daily Post

Yesterday, I blew off the advice from NMRoads.com and ventured out to Magdalena for some AVID tutoring. This proved to be a wise decision, as the roads were wet, not snow-packed, as the website reported. 130 more words

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1/13/15: Daily Post

Yesterday, I skipped out on driving to Magdalena. The road conditions were supposedly bad, so I didn’t chance it.

I attended my first Science Writing class this morning. 223 more words


Video Games and Ecocriticism

Hello everyone and welcome to my webpage!

I plan on using this space to work out ideas and to share interesting developments and news stories in the digital humanities (particularly in video game studies, my area of interest). 406 more words

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Brave New World Brings Back Old Civilization Features

Yesterday saw the launch of the Brave New World expansion to Civilization V.

I had it pre-ordered on Steam and downloaded the update as soon as I got home last night.  1,063 more words


Waiting for Civilization

Last week my focus was a huge game of Civilization V.

Early in the week I started a few games on the largest map size (going with the Lakes option, so lots of land warfare) with a dozen competing civilizations and the usual complement of city states until I got a situation that looked good.  907 more words


Five Games I Want to See Revamped

The announcement that Hidden Path is doing a revamp of Age of Empires II, along with such refreshes as Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition, naturally made me think about what other games ought to get cleaned up and brought forward into the current age. 1,672 more words