The history of video games

A pretty cool video showing the evolution of video games. Too bad it was done in 2007!

And an article that goes until 2011, but only about home consoles :



Angry birds and derived products

We know that Angry Birds was a huge success kind of coming from nowhere. And now, a lot of derived products are seen all over the place: toys, clothes, etc. They now even have a cookbook:

How can such a simple mobile game become such a big moneymaker?

Be optimistic: A good lesson of life

Nothing related to games, but this TED talk is absolutely amazing on the optimism needed by Roger Erbert to continue living after loosing his jaw due to cancer.

A really good lesson of life, and just watching him smiling while his friends talk for him is (I think) quite moving.

Also an interview called “I’m an optimistic person“.