Larry Hosken: New: Tag: game

A while back, you'll recall I made a phone game that involved walking around and "checking in" to various landmark-y locations. The game got its information about local landmarks from Foursquare, tha...

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Book Report: The Next Perfect Trade It's a book on investment strategy. Since I'm not a full-time investor, a lot of this was lost on me. I had to look up a lot of jargon. E.g. "pyramiding" an investment. That's when you take the profi...

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Game: Troubador Tour Board I made a phone game: Troubador Tour Board. You play it by walking around with your phone, occasionally pressing a button. Nowadays, that's not so unusual for a game. This game's unusual in that you d...

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Swarm Leaderboard Question If you don't use the Swarm app, you can stop reading now. I use Swarm, but I'm hazy on the rules. For example… So far this week, I've earned nine Swarm coins by checking in at places. (well, o...

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I played through Firewatch a second time. The first time through, I'd played in a very focused manner. Given a mission, I carried out that mission with no side-tracking. But that was kind of a shame,...

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I played the computer game Firewatch and it was very pretty indeed. ...

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I played the computer game Hack 'n' Slash and it was pretty fun. It's that game where you get to change the game's program as you play through it. (I guess it's also a platform by which you can creat...

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