How are we doing? TGIF! hurray!
So today I came across this article wherein hackers and spammers are using the term ‘slayings at Virginia Tech’ to lure people to be infected by malicious software.
Just goes to show that there’s always someone out there that uses others tragedy as their gain.
Once again my friend, your friend OUR friend Dr.Phil is back…….
Here’s what he had to say…basically linking video games to the VT shootings, once again making life harder for us gamers.
Which goes to Howard Stern who plainly called Dr.Phil an ‘
And thus ends the trilogy to Mordor.
Finally, for all the lovers out there of SL and virtual worlds…here’s the rich list of those in SL that are making serious cash!
Today’s pic theme is Yao Ming and Noob Darth Vader
VT mourners on SL, Will Ferrel makes online channel, wanna make life easier? need macgyver? Life Hacker: Cool DIY and reasoning behind ‘violent’ games
Due to the tragedy that has occurred, the virtual world has been just as active by creating a memorial inside Second Life. While some may say this is stupid and pointless, it is a way in which those that cannot be at VT can reach out.
Thanks to Julian for this link on yesterday’s blog!
So people are blaming left front and center that violent games are the cause of many violent acts… Here’s an article that looks into why are violent games so popular? and are they really desensitizing? While many play to ‘escape’ reality which is totally fine by me, their comment that follow, is what makes a statement.
“However, gamers do concede that people “who are already unhinged in some way” may be pushed over the edge if they play violent games obsessively. ”
An awesome site I love to look at daily is LifeHacker. If you don’t know it already, they feature awesome tech hacks and general life hacks (basically teaches you how to become ninja/ macgyver) such as alternative effective ways to kill bugs, how to make your etch a sketch a frame and more!
Finally for your funny ‘hit’ for the day check out Will Ferrel’s video channel and upload site! Funny or die!
Here’s 2 fun pics that go back to my noob post, and for the muppets fans out there!(altho i admit the kermit one isnt uber funny…)so as a back up…here’s an easy way to get crabs! (maturity jumped out the window for this one)
ps is it just me or is youtube down?!!!