While I’ve stated my opinion on social network games before, I thought it might be interesting to hear from someone credible for a change. Enter my good friend Richard Whittaker. I had the good fortune of meeting Richard in Japan back in 2005. At that time, we were both employed by the JET Programme to …

The BBC reported on a new form of pain therapy being used to help burn victims through rehabilitation. The kicker? They’re using virtual reality to do so. As someone who used to burn the crap out of themselves on a regular basis by working in a restaurant, I can’t even imagine the amount of pain …