Digital cameras killed film, but smartphones buried them both

Film photography is dead, and we’ve killed it. Sort of. There’s no use arguing that analog met its demise in the wake of digital photography, but it wasn’t the digital camera alone that made analog go the way of the dodo. How did photography come about, anyway? Much to the name of the primary optical … Continue reading Digital cameras killed film, but smartphones buried them both

Natural selection in home entertainment: on the best video games of all time

Video games are one of the few definitive successes of the modern world. Roughly half of Americans in 2015 played video games - making for an average of two games in each game-playing US household. What’s more, 4 out of 5 US households had at least one device for playing video games. The average gamer … Continue reading Natural selection in home entertainment: on the best video games of all time