A Link Aggregator to Kill my Bookmarks Folder

What is a Link Aggregator?

A link aggregator is an application that collects and stores links to websites. Both Reddit and the bookmarking feature of your browser are excellent examples of this.

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Have you ever found interesting articles online while you’re out and about? Well I have, and I’m willing to bet that reading those beefier articles on a mobile device is difficult. You feel a need to save those links for later, but what are the chanced you’ll actually remember remember to? Reading list apps tend to be a bit clunky, and bookmark syncing with a browser like Chrome simply doesn’t work in the way I – personally – want it to.

The easiest solution? Build my own solution of course!
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Save Santa Project Summary

Save Santa is a javascript game created by our group for our Digital Media class. The purpose of the project, as I understood it, was twofold. First, to simply teach people to work in groups. Secondly, to learn to demonstrate a tangible trail of idea and design development, as well as to briefly summarise the project to expediate the complete understanding of an application by an outsider.

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Deponia Rules!

I can’t deny that I find point and click adventures slow at times – actually, looking at my track record, it would be safer to assume I find them slow most of the time – yet there are certain charms and amusements to them all the same. Deponia, not to be confused with its sequel Chaos on Deponia, has found its way into my library and I must say, while I’m enjoying it, I have mixed feelings about it.

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Walking the Path of Exile

Looking around a bit, it seems a number of people initially questioned Path of Exile’s dark and grim look, for instance one writer over at MMOHut noted that the game’s graphics looked very medieval and dark. While this is certainly true, the style fits the while theme of being thrown into a land of monstrous horrors where it’s every man for himself, and such is obvious from the onset. Continue reading

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