I’ve been asked many times in the last month “Why?”. Why am I doing this? I initially wanted to spout out all the functionality and features that iXMessage has, or will do, and how I think girls will love it. I got a little frustrated, before realizing I was doing a sales pitch, a boring… Continue reading Build not Buy
Many parents worry about the influence of video games on their children’s lives. The game console may help to prepare children for participation in the digital world, but at the same time it socializes boys into misogyny and excludes girls from all but the most objectified positions. The new “girls’ games” movement has addressed these concerns.
– From Barbie to Mortal Kombat, Justine Cassell and Henry Jenkins, published 1998