Theory

03.15.12
Raph Koster categorizes his best game design blog posts
03.15.12

Raph Koster categorizes his best game design blog posts

If you're looking for an entry point into the voluminous back-catalogue of game design posts sitt...

By J. Reahard,   03.15.12
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01.18.12
The Amazing Gecko-Man: a superhero future made possible by probable science
01.18.12

The Amazing Gecko-Man: a superhero future made possible by probable science

There's no superhero origin story that begins with a bite (or a lick?) from a gecko. Plain 'ol wall...

By J. Volpe,   01.18.12
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08.15.11
Where IPs go to die: a theoretical look at the belly of the online beast
08.15.11

Where IPs go to die: a theoretical look at the belly of the online beast

The key to a secure online world of tomorrow? Why, that would be an internet that spends a bit mo...

By J. Volpe,   08.15.11
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07.04.11
Cellphones are dangerous / not dangerous: cancer experts say 'What, me worry?'
07.04.11

Cellphones are dangerous / not dangerous: cancer experts say 'What, me worry?'

If you haven't already gotten whiplash from the ongoing cellphone-cancer debate, a freshly released...

By A. Toor,   07.04.11
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03.24.11
Samsung Vibrant passes FCC again with AT&T 3G bands: a pre-acquisition tester? (updated)
03.24.11

Samsung Vibrant passes FCC again with AT&T 3G bands: a pre-acquisition tester? (updated)

This is out of left field, but bear with us -- it all makes sense, in a creepy, business-y sort of...

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02.04.11
In defense of gear simulations
02.04.11

In defense of gear simulations

Josh Myers is not a scientist. The closest he's ever come to being one is winning the Science Fair...

By Josh Myers,   02.04.11
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08.22.10
Futurama writer devises (and proves) math theorem to save The Professor's and Amy's mind
08.22.10

Futurama writer devises (and proves) math theorem to save The Professor's and Amy's mind

Sure, you could prove as-of-yet-unsolved mathematical problems (why hello there, P≠NP), but wher...

By R. Miller,   08.22.10
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06.08.10
WoW Moviewatch: Theory of a Death Knight is President of Blizzard
06.08.10

WoW Moviewatch: Theory of a Death Knight is President of Blizzard

Do you remember Theory of a Death Knight? In the original movie, a death knight is totally rockin...

By M. Gray,   06.08.10
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05.25.10
TheoryCraft 101: Melee haste
05.25.10

TheoryCraft 101: Melee haste

TheoryCraft101 is here to introduce the more hardcore aspects of theorycrafting in a more casual ap...

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