Author: jlutz

Playing Google Maps

Geoguessr is an online game which was released nearly two years ago, on the thirteenth of May, 2013. This game was developed by a swedish information technology consultant, and has gained rapid popularity among the online populations. The game starts by placing the player in a randomized location in google street view. The player of the game is then tasked…

Potential of the Hypercube

Letter to Linus is an endeavor into electronic literature which shares many similarities to the poetic hypertext which we discussed earlier in the course. It utilizes a “hypercube”, which is a series of squares meant to represent a cube, with each side (or square) housing hypertext which leads to another hypercube with more options to advance the story. The middle…

SCP-3000

Item #: SCP-3000 Object Class: Blog Post-SCP Foundation Special Containment Procedures: None. Description: The SCP Foundation is a website which employs user-submitted articles of fiction to create a near encyclopedia of items and creatures that the foundation has deemed to be important. The articles are numbered in a chronological system due to the date they are submitted. Nowadays, the articles…