The world of ‘Fallout 4’ projects Boston’s history into a post-apocalyptic future – BetaBoston

Probably the only reason I started to play “Fallout 4” was because of its location. It takes place in Boston. Where I’ve lived for the past seven years. I was … Continue reading The world of ‘Fallout 4’ projects Boston’s history into a post-apocalyptic future – BetaBoston

‘Bring your weirdness’ and other advice for women in technology – BetaBoston

During Hubweek, one panel caught my eye. Six female entrepreneurs in the Boston area talked about their experiences starting a business, the connections they made, and gave advice to a … Continue reading ‘Bring your weirdness’ and other advice for women in technology – BetaBoston

The 5 Best Games at This Year’s Boston Festival of Indie Games – Paste Magazine

Despite the loss of some big name studios, New England remains a hotbed for game development. My editor wasn’t sure about this but every year, I go to the Boston … Continue reading The 5 Best Games at This Year’s Boston Festival of Indie Games – Paste Magazine

WPI student hacks ‘Soda Drinker’ video game to help stroke patients rehab – BetaBoston

Considering I work for the Boston Globe, this was kind of a longtime coming. I’ve written about Soda Drinker Pro before, and to see it transform from a silly, cult … Continue reading WPI student hacks ‘Soda Drinker’ video game to help stroke patients rehab – BetaBoston

How Niche Sites are Building Safe Spaces and Better Communities – Model View Culture

With so much talk about harassment online, I wanted to talk about something more positive. I see so many websites that say they are “safe spaces” for marginalized groups, and … Continue reading How Niche Sites are Building Safe Spaces and Better Communities – Model View Culture

What a children’s show can teach us about sex and healthy relationships – Polygon

I’m especially proud of the way this piece turned out. My love for “Steven Universe” is only heightened by the fact that it’s so mature AND how mentioning that makes … Continue reading What a children’s show can teach us about sex and healthy relationships – Polygon