Human and the Tablet

With the iPad having finally crossed the tablet/laptop chasm, the way humans interact with computers is evolving at a very rapid rate. In less than five years, we have gone from 19" screens that took input from keyboard and mouse to a 3" screen with one button. Then there ...

Snake v1.520 to Snake v2.0

Snake is one game that has survived the past 40 years relatively unchanged. This indicates people's preference to simplicity and a want of "fast food" games. It can't be that nobody has tried to modify the game, human curiosity and want of profit is too expansive for that ...

Why do we like Tetris so much?

Don't know about you but for some reason, I'm completely taken by these monotonous, non-strenuous, not too interesting games. What games you ask? Tetris, Bubble Shooter, Snake, Brick Breaker, and the like. Why? Usability. Or rather, the simplicity of the games' use case. Start Tetris and you see ...