The Kircher Code

Sure, Leonardo studied birds in order to design a flying machine. But if you built it and jumped off the side of a mountain, they’d be scrapping you off the bottom of the valley. Of course very few people could have painted “Mona Lisa.” But hell, anybody can come up with a device permitting you to plunge to your death while waving your arms. Why should he get all the…

The Games Nobody Lines Up to Play

Casual Game: The Game uses a special wireless-control wand covered with buttons. Using this control, your job is to scan through a large number of audio-visual “entertainment streams” to find the one you enjoy the most. Once you’ve picked one, you can control the volume of the audio, the brightness of the screen and, for advanced casual gamers, the tint. –Lore Sj√∂berg –The Games Nobody Lines Up to Play (Wired) This…