March, 2019

All the posts published

The big players in the tech industry seem to be hellbent on putting the future of their companies in the hands of algorithms. Look, I’m not a big fan of people either, but even I see the value in having human eyes, minds and hands in almost any process. Despite time tested flaws, humans have a leg up on even some of the most complex scripts. Algorithms don’t have …

Read More →

When it comes to investing in clothing these days, people really like to get bang for their buck. Imagine buying a shirt that supports our tech advocacy here at Sugar Gamers AND helps aid the homeless community. Imagine that this shirt had a totally rad design and was printed on a high quality tee shirt. Allow us to introduce our latest collaboration with homelessness advocates Lost Format! Keisha Howard …

Read More →

‘Twas the night before International Women’s Day and I found myself in downtown Chicago for my first Dresscode pop up event. I gotta say, there is nothing more uplifting than walking into a room full of women ready and waiting for their first lesson in computer coding. Combine that enthusiasm with cute jewelry and you’ve got a fun filled evening. Everyone settling in for their first Dresscode lesson! Women …

Read More →

It was right here on SugarGamers.com that a little webcomic written by myself and drawn by Erika Swanson was born. The webcomic was Shero and Vex, the satirical story of a hero and villain who are roommates. It has since evolved into its own little phenomenon on its own site at SheroAndVex.com. Now your two favorite roomies are coming up on 50 issues and we thought that was something …

Read More →

I have never been much a gaming mouse snob. I play PC games and tend to lean toward standard layouts. When I heard about the Lexip PU94 I was intrigued. They claimed to bring users the full mobility of TWO joysticks, being a console gamer as well, I was curious. Maybe it was time to step up my mouse game. Upon receiving the mouse AND signature mouse pad I …

Read More →

The big fuss in comics right now is the recent speculation of Disney shutting down Marvel Comics. I don’t believe I have enough knowledge to speculate how realistic this is. However, the conversation did spark a very long and interesting daydream session for me. What would the comic book industry look like without the big two? My daydream branched out into a scenario where DC and Marvel just closed …

Read More →

GDC 2019 is quickly approaching and we wanted to let everyone know Sugar Gamers will be there in force! Our fearless Founder and CEO Keisha Howard and our Editor in Chief Rebecca Rothschild will be on site! Keisha will have the latest developments with our partner Live CGI on display. You can find Rebecca at the Mutant Football League booth showing off the game she proudly worked on. Beyond …

Read More →
March 2019 - Sugar Gamers