We’ve featured a number of gaming groups here on KC Geeks, but did you know there is also a growing number of Kansas City game developers? Charlotte Trible noticed that and founded Crossroads Game Lab to offer developers a sense of community. Read on to learn about their Micro Game Jams and playtests!
We’ve featured Kansas City Women in Technology (KCWiT); we’ve featured their program, Coding & Cupcakes, for mothers and daughters. Now it’s time to introduce you to their adult program, Coding & Cocktails. Talking coding with cocktails in hand?? Sign us up! Read on to find out how women interested in Kansas City coding are getting […]
Last month, Maker Faire Kansas City made its appearance, and I made sure I was there. It’s produced by Maker Media, publisher of MAKE: magazine, and host of Maker Faires all around the world. Maker Faire describes their events as a “gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do.” […]
With a daughter going into the cyber security field, I am all too aware of the many ways hackers can get access to our precious data and foul up systems we need to use everyday. I often wonder, if they’re so smart, why can’t they just use their superpowers for good? The people at Code […]
Also known as electronic sports and competitive video gaming, eSports are an activity conducted on electronic systems, mediated by human-computer interfaces. Most commonly, eSports are organized, multiplayer video game competitions, and can take place on PCs/laptops and gaming consoles as well as table tops. There are several Kansas City competitive gaming groups. We’ve featured several eSports groups here on KC Geeks, such […]