Halo 5 brings nothing new to the multiplayer table

I was extremely disappointed with this release of Halo 5: Guardians, or more specifically the online multiplayer experience. Perhaps it’s just too soon to judge the game, but right now I am not enjoying it at all. The whole REQ feature rubs me the wrong way and really reminds me of the killstreak rewards in… Continue reading Halo 5 brings nothing new to the multiplayer table

A Christmas Story House | Cleveland, OH

While driving across the country, our main mission is to get from Point A to Point B – but we would occasionally like to see some points of interest along the way. I was very delighted to see that the original house from the movie A Christmas Story is in Cleveland, OH which coincidentally is… Continue reading A Christmas Story House | Cleveland, OH

How to edit title, location, and description of photo added to Google Maps

On the Google Maps Product Forum, I’ve asked the following question and have yet to receive a response, official or otherwise. With the switch from Google Maps Views to Contributions, how do I go back and edit the titles, descriptions, and locations of my uploaded photos and spheres? These features seem to be missing. Thanks!… Continue reading How to edit title, location, and description of photo added to Google Maps

Google Ruined Panoramio, and Now They’ve Ruined Maps Views

Google does many things right, like email and search. But what they absolutely do not understand is how to build and maintain a social platform. Google announced that they would no longer be developing Panoramio and would be making a transition into a new, hybrid service called Views. I call it “hybrid” because it was… Continue reading Google Ruined Panoramio, and Now They’ve Ruined Maps Views

Lighthouse Inn | New London, CT

Drove by the Lighthouse Inn (formerly known as Meadow Court) in New London, CT earlier today. The Mission style main house was designed by William Ralph Emerson and built in 1902 as a country home for steel industry magnate Charles S. Guthrie. Guthrie’s widow began selling off the estate in 1925, and the main house… Continue reading Lighthouse Inn | New London, CT