Category: Personal Opinion

How Microtransactions Can Affect a Video Games' Reputation

By Adrian Velazquez  I love video games but things like micro-transactions can really make or break a video game for me. Micro-transactions are a business model where users can purchase virtual goods via micro-payments. Microtransactions are often used in free-to-play games to provide a revenue source for the developers. In the past years in the video game industry,... Read more »

TeamTreeHouse is an amazing way to improve your coding skills

By: Justin Altman Throughout the year in my coding class, we’ve been using Treehouse. Treehouse is a website that helps you learn or improve your skills in many coding languages. They do this through videos and hands on practice. After watching the video, you usually take a short quiz or they provide you with a workspace... Read more »

Phones Take up Too Much Time, But Maybe That's Ok.

By: Raul Sanchez Ever since the cell phone was introduced in 1973, people have been fascinated with them. In the late 70’s the cell phone back then cost a fortune! Only the rich could have afforded the first cell phones. Let’s fast forward to 2007 when the computer company, Apple, announced the first iPhone. That announcement started... Read more »